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Pahoa, Hawaii
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2014

being americans and traveling french polynesia without a good command of the language, thus finding the lodge and Lise, the manager with a very good command of the english language was a wonderful addition. we three are from hawaii, so the tropics weren't a new experience. we knew that being at sea level was something we wanted to avoid, as... More 

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Munster, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2014

We were very glad to find a little place like Tapu Lodge on Moorea, where we rented one of their small bungalows for a period of six nights. We liked the layout of bungalows shown on their website and all the convenient features that would come along with it (e.g. kitchenette, balcony with views, snorkeling equipment, ...) which promised a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2014

As the Hotels around are really expensive we search for a comfortable hotel, and I can tell you this was really good, don't worry if it doesn't say that it doesn't have a beach because it is really across the street and is closer than other Luxury hotels around the world so its like if the hotel had a beach,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2014

We stayed 4 days, 3 nights in late March, early April prior to a cruise. We loved it! Great location,near a village and across the street from the beach and sea, very quiet and amazing sunsets from our balcony. Lize was very helpful! The place was clean and well kept, the bed was very comfortable. The grounds were very nice... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 4 August 2012

We commenced our journey to Tapu Lodge from Moorea airport and were picked up with our pre-arranged bus transfer. The airport is located roughly on the opposite side of the island from the airport and as such it is around a 40 minute journey, however as there is only one road around the island it’s a great opportunity to look... More 

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Reviewed 20 February 2008

We were collected from the Moorea ferry in a mini-bus along with a number of guests destined for other hotels. Tapu lodge was the last drop of, being about one km past Le Petite Village. The lodge consists of six high roofed bungalows on the side of a hill overlooking the sea. Reception is a small hut on the flat... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tapu Lodge offers 6 holiday family houses "fare" located in a tourism area at just half a mile of the shopping center "Le petit village" (banks, doctors, grocery stores, car, scooter, bicycle rentals, local shops and restaurants). A beach is just 50 meters from the houses. Nautical activities available during your stay where turquoise water with its different varieties of fish and rays will enable you to discover the beauty of the Polynesian aquatic environment. Pool, paddle canoes and a pontoon are also available. A child playground is installed in the large garden where older can also play basket-ball, and a FREE INTERNET wifi connection is available Those "fare" are located in height with a view on a splendid lagoon, from where you will appreciate beautiful sunsets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tapu Lodge

Address: Haapiti Moorea PK 28. 200 | Haapiti Hauru Point, BP 80025, French Polynesia
Region: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Moorea
Price Range: $137 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“know that the master bedroom in the small bungalows is upstairs and not a lot of excess headroom. the peewee love the climb up and down ... just watch young ones while they do it! weslept downstairs ... with the fan! and moved the dining table out to the lanai for meals and playing games in the early evening!”
 of 5 bubbles punadude, 14 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Ask to be in the hill, even you have to walk a little bit more the view is really better”
 of 5 bubbles karendany, 30 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The houses higher up on the hill have amazing views.”
 of 5 bubbles Darla0002, 19 Apr 2014 | Read review
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