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InterContinental Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa

Motu Piti Aau, , Bora Bora, French Polynesia


InterContinental Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa


Insider Tip

It’s now legal for Americans to marry in the French Polynesia. The stunning views and unique overwater wedding chapel with a glass-floor aisle make the resort the perfect place for a romantic marriage ceremony.

Hotel Overview

Stunning ocean views
This Bora Bora resort is set on Motu Piti A‘au, with a stunning view of Mount Otemanu, and features a thalasso therapy spa, overwater wedding chapel, and coral garden.
Traditional and contemporary style
The resort offers 80 overwater villas. Polynesian tradition and contemporary style makes this deluxe Bora Bora resort beyond compare.
Luxury spa
Deep Ocean Spa by Algotherm, the first Thalasso spa built in the Southern hemisphere, also uses the ocean water in all their signature treatments.

Property Location
When you stay at InterContinental Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa in Bora Bora, you'll be on the waterfront, a 5-minute drive from Bora Bora Photo Lagoon and 9 minutes from Matira Beach. This 5-star resort is 1.8 mi (2.8 km) from Le Meridien Beach and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Mt. Otemanu.

Make yourself at home in one of the 80 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and LCD televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets, and all rooms are furnished with sofa beds. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Cable programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can soak up the sun at the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and an outdoor tennis court. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge) that operates within 4 km.

Enjoy French cuisine at The Reef, one of the resort's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/cafe. Relax with a refreshing drink at the beach bar, the poolside bar, or one of 3 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 630 AM to 1030 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request).


Motu Piti Aau, , Bora Bora, French Polynesia


BOB - Motu-mute



The resort offers 80 overwater villas of 1022 ft.2. Living rooms include glass-bottomed coffee tables, illuminated at night, for viewing the ocean life below. Terraces include lounges and dining tables and a fresh water shower on the sundeck; bathrooms are bright and open onto the lagoon. Bedrooms have separate walk-in dressing rooms. Flat-screen TVs come with CD and DVD players. High-speed Internet access. is complimentary. Accommodations are decorated in Polynesian style with woodcarvings, weaving, engraved mother-of-pearl artwork, and tropical plants.


  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Espresso maker
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Separate sitting area
  • Sofa bed
  • Pay movies
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • LCD TV
  • MP3 docking station
  • iPod docking station
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate living room
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Separate bedroom
  • Electric kettle
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Number of bedrooms -
  • Number of bathrooms -


Property Amenities

This hotel is only accessible from the airport by boat. Guests must note their scheduled arrival time in the Special Requests field at the time of booking in order to guarantee transportation to the hotel upon arrival. The IC Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa offers 80 overwater villas, decorated with the handiwork of Polynesian artisans. Activities include snorkeling, windsurfing, outrigger canoeing, and kayaking - all complimentary. Additional ventures can be arranged through the resort's activity desk, and a private shuttle is available for transfer to and from Vaitape. Regular boat transfers to our sister resort (Bora Bora Le Moana) on the main island are free during the day and for a fee at night. From Le Moana it is a short shuttle ride to Vaitape. Unique aspects of the property include the glass-bottomed wedding chapel and the air conditioning system, which is powered by water drawn from the deep sea floor. The property also offers 3 restaurants and 3 bars, a helicopter pad, and a 1,000-foot white-sand beach. Located at the centre of the Intercontinental Resort, the Deep Ocean Spa occupies over 1,225 square metres (13,200 square feet) of natural space. The spa features outdoor spas and relaxation areas as well as glass-bottom over-water rooms allowing guests to watch marine life during treatments. Deep Ocean Spa highlights its unique natural setting by providing treatments that utilize the curative properties found in deep-sea waters. The spa focuses on creating a haven for well-being inspired by the benefits of "sea therapy."

  • Elevator/lift
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Number of floors -
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • On private beach
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Wedding services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Year Built
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants -
  • 24-hour business center
  • Tennis on site
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Beach bar
  • Computer station
  • Number of bars/lounges -
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free beach cabanas
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Number of floors: 1 Floor

Number of suites: 83 Suites

Number of rooms: 83 Guestrooms


Room Service is available 24 hours a day.
Sands Beach Lounge
On the white sand beach, with seating that includes plush shaded loungers. Enjoy a refreshing drink any time of the day. Happy Hour is from 5:00 to 6:00 pm.
South Beach Bar
Serving cocktails, smoothies and snacks all afternoon in the shade of a coconut grove near the beach.
Reef Restaurant and Terrace
Breakfast and dinner are served in sophisticated Polynesian style. Dinner features lighter fare like Lobster Ravioli with Langouste Consommé. Terrace dining offers lagoon and beach views; air-conditioning dining room also available. Delicious buffet dinners with traditional Polynesian dance shows are held on Monday and Friday evenings.
Sands Restaurant
Serving light lunch, afternoon snacks, dinner and fresh-fruit cocktails. The signature dish is Les Coffrets, box-shaped pastries filled with meat or fish. Located on the beach.
Bubbles Bar
Offering beach and lagoon views. A chic, trendy terrace venue - great for relaxing with exotic cocktails and light snacks. Happy Hour is every day from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Open from 3:00 to 11:00 pm.
Le Corail
Gourmet specialties from an a la carte menu in an elegant, air-conditioned dining room. Dinner only.


A private beach and an outdoor tennis court are featured at the resort. In addition to an outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rowing or canoeing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis
  • Water skiing