The Sofitel Private Island is one of the most intimate and authentic Polynesian resorts in Bora Bora. With only 31 bungalows, this lovely, peaceful private island features a bird sanctuary, short nature trails, three private cove beaches, and an expansive coral garden with some of the best snorkeling opportunities on Bora Bora.
The water surrounding the resort is arguably the best in Bora Bora, with every shade of blue and green imaginable. Naturally, the authentic Polynesian overwater bungalows here are a favorite, all with great snorkeling and some offering stunning views of Mt. Otemanu.
Sofitel Private Island also offers its guests access to the facilities at their sister hotel, the Sofitel Marara Beach, located on the main island of Bora Bora. You can use the Marara’s pool, beach, restaurants and spa.
A complimentary boat shuttle service is offered between the motu and the main island.
The Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island offers a restaurant and bar on the island. A resort highlight is the “The Soirée Romantique” a special romantic dinner on the beach available 3 nights a week.
Guests of the motu also have access to the restaurants & bars at their sister property on the main island – the Sofitel Marara. You can also visit many local restaurants on the main island of Bora Bora by taking the resort’s complimentary boat shuttle in the evening.
The resort offers many activities for guests to enjoy. The highlight of the island is one of Bora Bora’s best coral gardens on the south side of the island.
As a guest of Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island, you have access to all of the resort amenities at their sister property on the main island – the Sofitel Marara Beach Resort. You can visit the Marara’s pool, fitness center, spa restaurant and bar.
Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island offers a complimentary boat shuttle between the two resorts.
Some of our favorite complimentary activities include:
A new concept of Holistic Spa is available on the Private Island for massages and treatments in the intimacy of your own bungalow. You can also arrange treatments directly in the lagoon as you are entranced by the sounds of the crystal water.
Yoga and Taï Chi classes available on request.
In addition, guests have access to the spa facilities at the Sofitel Marara Beach Resort.
Standard room amenities include:
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