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Sofitel Bora Bora Marara Beach Resort

Bp 6 Nunue Vaitape, Bora Bora, French Polynesia


Sofitel Bora Bora Marara Beach Resort


Insider Tip

Venture out to local hotspot Bloody Mary’s for some food and fun.

Hotel Overview

Private Island
Set on a small private island, this 30-unit resort offers a serene retreat, just off the southern tip of Bora Bora.
Modern amenities
Bungalows with air conditioning, minibars, and high-speed Internet access are perched beside the beach or above the water.
Kayaks, windsurfers, snorkel
Guests have access to kayaks, windsurfers, and snorkel/scuba gear, plus use of the facilities at a nearby sister resort.

Property Location
When you stay at Sofitel Bora Bora Marara Beach Resort in Bora Bora, you'll be on the waterfront, within a 5-minute drive of Matira Beach and Matira Point. This 4-star resort is 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from Le Meridien Beach and 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from Bora Bora Photo Lagoon.

Make yourself at home in one of the 55 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries.

Relax on the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool. Additional features 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).

Enjoy local and international cuisine at Latitude 16, a restaurant where you can take in the pool view, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the poolside bar. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge at scheduled times, and free self parking is available onsite.


Bp 6 Nunue Vaitape, Bora Bora, French Polynesia


BOB - Motu-mute



Sofitel Bora Bora Marara Beach and Private Island offers 64 guestrooms in a 1-story property. Guestrooms feature cable/satellite TV. Business-friendly rooms are equipped with wireless Internet access, desks, and direct-dial phones. Guestrooms have coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, hair dryers, and bathtubs only. Complimentary bottled water is provided in room. Guestrooms provide minibars and slippers. They also provide air conditioning. Services include housekeeping, in-room massage, and wake-up calls. Guestrooms at Sofitel Bora Bora Marara & Private Island are accessible via exterior corridors. Amenities available on request include extra towels/bedding.


  • Air conditioning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Slippers
  • Shower only
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Balcony or patio
  • Number of bathrooms -


Property Amenities

This resort is set on a small private motu, or island, just off the southern tip of Bora Bora. Reached via a four-minute boat shuttle, it consists of an open-air main building with restaurant, bar, and other guest services, and 30 surrounding bungalows set on stilts beside the beach or over the adjacent lagoon. The resort offers three beaches with hammocks and lounge chairs, select massage services, and an activity center with a variety of water-sports equipment. Complimentary extras include on-demand shuttles to the main island and use of the pool, fitness center, and other facilities at a nearby sister property.

  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Television in common areas
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Poolside bar
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • On private beach
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-in
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free self parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Terrace
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Number of rooms: 64 bungalows


Manu Tuki Restaurant
Snacks, barbecued meats, and à la carte dinners of French and Polynesian specialties are served overlooking the lagoon and main island of Bora Bora. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A selection of fine wine and cigars are also available. An adjacent bar with a terrace features South Pacific cocktails, snacks, ice cream, and picnic lunches.


Recreational amenities at the resort include a private beach and an outdoor pool.

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

  • Horse riding/rental
  • Kayaking
  • Motor boating
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Tennis
  • Windsurfing