Located on the north side of the island of Moorea, Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa is conveniently close to Tahiti via plane or the ever-popular 30-minute ferry. Nestled on a beautiful lagoon overlooking the mountains, the hotel offers garden bungalows, beach bungalows and the overwater bungalows that French Polynesia is known for, all combining contemporary design and traditional decor.
You can dine at the two restaurants, which overlook the beach, or at the two bars, which provide multiple food options to enjoy throughout the day. Guests can also enjoy the hotel’s tennis courts, spa, complimentary water sports and bicycle rental. The resort is also family friendly, offering babysitting service for the kids.
We think this mid-sized resort never feels too big or crowded and instead offers a chance to relax in a tranquil setting. We like the mix of contemporary and Polynesian decor, which combines an island feel with all the comforts of home.
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The garden, beach, or overwater bungalows are all spacious, light and contemporary in design with traditional Polynesian decor. Rooms are equipped with air conditioning, minibars, free-standing baths and separate showers, safes, tea and coffee facilities and flat-screen TVs. Each garden villa has its own private swimming pool while the overwater rooms offer direct lagoon access.
Set between the two bays of the island (Opunohu and Cooks), the property’s secluded location on the north coast of Moorea is convenient for exploring both land and sea while also offering the chance to unwind in privacy.
Food and drink
Arii Vahine Restaurant serves an island-style buffet breakfast overlooking the ocean in the morning, and at night it offers a fine-dining dinner menu. Cocktails and tapas are served in Eimeo Bar, which also boasts views of the lagoon. All-day dining is served in Rotui Grill and Bar, which offers local and international cuisine. For a special French treat, Toatea Creperie and Bar serves French crêpes. Guests can also book a special romantic experience on the beach facing the lagoon.
Although this is predominantly a couples' resort, families are welcome. Babysitting can be arranged for a charge.
Facilities and activities
There is a large swimming pool at the hotel along with two small, white-sand beaches that overlook the lagoon. The resort offers free use of kayaks, stand-up paddleboards and snorkels. The snorkeling from the resort is excellent due to the implanted coral garden — the viewing is generally better in the mornings. On land, you’ll find tennis courts and a fitness room as well as daily cultural activities and demonstrations arranged by the hotel.
The Hilton is home to the Moorea Lagoon Spa which offers a range of massages and beauty treatments. The spa is located right on the beachfront overlooking the lagoon and water.
Tour ideas in Moorea
Our itineraries are there to spark ideas for how you could include a stay at Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort and Spa as part of your trip. Treat them simply as suggestions, because every aspect of the trip we create for you will be yours to define.
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Alternative places to stay nearby
Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favorite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.
Experiences while staying here
The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.
Moorea 4WD Tour
Moorea 4WD Tour
Moorea 4WD Tour
Take an exciting four wheel drive tour of Moorea's lush, mountainous interior. The tracks and paths which wind their way up the peaks can only be traversed in appropriate vehicles with experienced drivers, as they are amazingly steep and very narrow.View details
Moorea and nearby places
- Tahiti 29 miles away
- Huahine 90 miles away
- Raiatea 115 miles away
- Taha'a 125 miles away
- Bora Bora 143 miles away
- Tuamotu Islands 240 miles away
- Marquesas Islands 890 miles away