Live Like a Local in The Islands of Tahiti Tahitian Guesthouse Welcome Visitors to Experience Life on The Islands
Crystal clear lagoons, surrounding idyllic islands full of palm trees and white sand beaches and
most notably, kind hospitable people. This is The Islands of Tahiti of yesterday and today.
In addition to the world renown overwater bungalows, created in The Islands of Tahiti, some of
the most popular forms of accommodation are the locally run Tahitian Guesthouses.
Pensions are family-run properties that allow visitors to fully immerse themselves in the
Tahitian lifestyle while interacting with the locals. Staying in these pensions is a terrific way to
experience the islands while supporting local and traditional businesses.
See below for a small selection of the islands pensions where visitors can feel Embraced by
Mana while they share, see, understand, and feel life in the islands as if they were a long-lost
relative returning home.
Vanira Lodge – Tahiti
Nature lovers looking for a calming escape will feel relaxed with a stay at Vanira Lodge. This
mountainside retreat is a tropical oasis of tranquility and culinary delight with unique bungalows
made of natural materials that seamlessly blend into the lush jungle cliffs they’re perched upon.
Wake up to the sounds of nature and enjoy breathtaking views of the most amazing waters in
French Polynesia. (Collective yoga classes are offered for those who seek ultimate relaxation.)
Green Lodge – Moorea
It’s time to reset at The Green Lodge in one of the creative and elegant-rustic bungalows.
This hidden treasure on Moorea is the perfect relaxation getaway with its pristine beach.
Ocean waves crashing gently against the reef just offshore, mixed with tropical songbirds
provide the perfect backdrop with which to drift off to sleep and to wake up in the morning.
This off-the-beaten-path hideaway will transport visitors to a world full of peace and relaxation
to replenish body, mind and soul.
Pearl Havaiki Lodge – Fakarava
The Pearl Havaiki Lodge is the place to lay out, read a book or three, bask in the cool ocean
breezes and doze in and out of sleep on a powdery white sand beach. This family-run pearl farm
is designed for those needing a change of pace from an on-the-go routine. Enjoy a magnificent
view of the Atoll, watch nurse sharks sleeping in the crystal-clear water and try your luck in the
Fare Pea Iti – Tahaa
Travellers who’ve fantasized about staying on a remote island in a natural setting should look no
further than Pension Fare Pea Iti. This jewel in the middle of paradise is well appointed with
authentic island touches along with the conveniences and charm of a tropical escape. Get close
to Nemo while snorkeling around Fare Pea Iti’s corals and enjoy stunningly spectacular sunsets
from the pier’s private island overlooking Bora Bora.
Les Relais de Joséphine – Rangiroa
Les Relais de Joséphine is a high-end family pension and the perfect place to get away from the
rat race of life and just relax. The charming bungalows are perfectly located on the shore of the
Tiputa Pass providing constant entertainment and serenity. A truly magical spot is the wooden
deck where you can spend hours watching dolphins jumping through the waves until sundown.
The outdoor restaurant serves refined French cuisine with family style seating in an incredible
For more information on The Islands of Tahiti and its many Pensions please visit www.tahititourisme.ca
or contact [email protected].