G’day mates! English Marie here. This week we’re just dying to talk to you about Bora Bora! Known as the most romantic place on earth, Bora Bora is located amongst the many islands that make up French Polynesia, and is surrounded by a lagoon and barrier reef. The color the water is like nothing else you’ll see anywhere in the world. Due to the lagoon and the different depths of the water, the colors vary depending on the depth; the colors also change based on the sunlight- it’s unreal. Not only will you find lush coconut forests, blooming hibiscus, and sandy white beaches, but you’ll also find top notch, friendly service at many of the resorts that dot the islands and atolls of the area. To top it all off, the cuisine in Bora Bora (not to mention all over French Polynesia) is delicious. Your taste buds will be tantalized by amazing Polynesian food; here they use only the freshest of produce and ingredients to create scrumptious gourmet dishes. If this doesn’t have you hooked on Bora Bora, you will be after reading our list of favorite resorts, compiled just for you.
One of our favorite Bora Bora Romantic Getaways, and one of the most romantic is Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island. This resort is definitely for the couple, from bora bora honeymoons to romantic getaways, this is the place to be. At Sofitel Bora Bora you’ll find intimacy and romance while surrounded by natural beauty. Located on a lush islet in the lagoon, you’ll find this is the getaway of a lifetime. Starting with your arrival, you’ll find yourself in awe of your surroundings while on a 20-minute cruise to this private island. If you feel like having a relaxing and lazy stay take some time to be pampered in the amazing spa. If you feel like a bit of adventure there are loads of outdoor activities; from snorkeling the coral gardens of the reef and island excursions to spending the day canoeing the ocean and paddle boarding. Don’t forget to enjoy a luxury gourmet dinner as you unwind at the end of the night.
Another of our favorite Bora Bora Vacation spots is the Bora Bora Pearl Resort & Spa, also known as paradise on earth. Set amidst the tranquil beauty of the reef, you’ll find an authentic Polynesian experience, combined with luxurious accommodations, gourmet cuisine and top-notch service. Enjoy breathtaking views of Bora Bora’s Mount Ptemanu from the comfort of your villa. Indulge yourself at Manea Spa. Enjoy mouthwatering cuisine made with only the freshest of produce at one of the three hotel restaurants. You’ll find you can both relax and enjoy the great outdoors here at Bora Bora Pearl. Take an island excursion; go for a swim or paddleboard the day away.
Le Meridien Bora Bora offers a combination of outstanding bungalows and villa suites, as well as breathtaking scenery and amazing service. There’s not question as to why it made our list of favorite Bora Bora Getaways. Le Meridien boasts having the most romantic overwater bungalows, including the largest glass floors with incredible views of the lagoon and marine life. In each bungalow you’ll find chic modern design with a twist of Polynesian culture. Additionally, Le Meridien features the Turtle Center. Here you have the opportunity to swim with and feed the turtles. Enjoy scrumptious gourmet cuisine at the “Le Tipanie” restaurant, which offers amazing buffest for breakfast and dinner. Find themed dinners as well as an international feel mixed with Polynesian flavor at “Te Ava.” Le Meridien is the place to be, especially if you love clear turquoise waters and white sandy beaches.
Are you ready for your Bora Bora getaway? Give us a call at 312-951-8517, and let us help you plan the trip of a lifetime! If you’d like to see sample itineraries, just click here.