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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the best you can get! This is really a unique place, with highest level of accommodations and facilities. You wake up, open your eyes, and see paradise... If you reach Rangiroa, this is the place to be!

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1Thank Rafi B
New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rangiroa is as gorgeous as any island I've seen in the Maldives, and the overwater bungalow at Kia Ora is perfection! We were greeted at the airport by the hotel shuttle driver with a fresh flower lei, and from there we were treated with warmth and aloha. Prior to arrival I was debating about whether or not to book the...

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Wilton Manors, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rangiroa is a paradise island located about an hour from Tahiti. It is a flat narrow ribbon thick with palm trees surrounded by the crystal blue pacific. The lagoon, which I believe is the largest atoll lagoon in the world, is calm and idyllic for swimming and boating. Kia Ora is located on the lagoon surrounded by row after row...

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2Thank rwbinnyc
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rangiroa is a low-lying atoll of palm-covered coral encircling an aquamarine lagoon. To use the word lagoon to describe Rangiroa is itself a misnomer. Rangiroa's lagoon measures an extraordinary fifty miles long and twenty miles wide. About two thousand residents live simple lives, clustered around two passes between the lagoon and the Pacific Ocean. Day 1: Kia Ora Overwater Bungalows...

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7Thank ShelbyHouston
miami
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here over the holidays. Absolutely wonderful. So much more personal an experience than in bora bora a few days before. A few less facilities than bigger resorts but everyone was so friendly and accommodating, the food was excellent and the sunsets stunning. Not a lot to do on the island but enjoy the spectacular water views, enjoy the Dolphins...

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1Thank sillydoc
Glendale, California
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I stayed at this beautiful resort thanks to my travel agent Noy S at Tahiti Legends. My beach bungalow with jacuzzi was lovely. The daily breakfasts were delicious. The very accommodating staff arranged for a visit to the Blue Lagoon. My post sun spa treatment was wonderful. Thank you Noy and Tahiti Legends!

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Alizee is the best! I actually stayed at a Pension but the spa here is open to anyone on the island. Alizee was so kind in assisting me with my spa appointment through multiple emails. Upon arrival, I was graciously welcomed by her. I was able to choose from a beautiful tray of oils for massage. The Vichy shower and...

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Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Kia Ora ~ Is one of those resorts that I personally feel is Paradise within itself. You can walk around the resort and feel you are totally alone and surrendered by tropical beauty from the water, to flora and fauna. The accommodations I totally enjoy staying in, is the pool villas. not far from beach, yet you have your own...

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2Thank nbr1traveler
Lititz, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 January 2017

gorgeous property!! stunning water! but we were there in late August (Winter time in the southern hemisphere) but it was still hot. the bugs are bad so you don't want to open the windows, I recommend requesting a room with a functioning air conditioner.

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Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Spent 3 days of scuba diving at this resort. The dive shop is right at the hotel which makes diving very practical. The staff and guides are very friendly and professional. The bungalows with sea view are excellent and include a jacuzzi facing the beach for sunset views.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rangiroa, a huge atoll lying in the middle of the Pacific among the French Polynesian archipelagos, owns one of the most beautiful hotels, the Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa. The resort has settled 60 bungalows among tropical gardens and white sand beach. Staying at this outstanding resort is a unique experience as per its idyllic location on the north coast of Rangiroa, between two reef passes outlined by the beautiful lagoon. Our exceptional hospitality will make your stay absolutely unforgettable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa

Address: B.P. 198, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
Region: French Polynesia > Tuamotu Archipelago > Rangiroa > Avatoru
Price Range: $518 - $875 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Hotel Kia Ora Rangiroa
Hotel Kia Ora Resort And Spa
Kia Ora Rangiroa
Kia Ora Hotel
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“East facing 49 overwater has afternoon shade; 47 and 48 offer deeper water for those wanting to jump off the deck.”
 of 5 bubbles ShelbyHouston, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms with a plunge pool are fun and private!”
 of 5 bubbles sillydoc, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Bungalows with sea view and jacuzzi”
 of 5 bubbles alexmD671EG, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The villas are updated and have excellent privacy”
 of 5 bubbles BradX_11, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Villa with pool was amazing. Not on the water but very very private. REally nice.”
 of 5 bubbles ScubaNYandRooster, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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