Who wouldn’t dream of celebrating their union with their loved one in the most romantic of settings? French Polynesia is the ideal destination for new or confirmed lovers… And among all the islands of the Polynesian archipelagos, the Pearl of the Pacific attracts all the attention of the newlywed couples. A honeymoon in Bora Bora is an apotheosis for lovers from around the world. The reputation of the island on this point is not to be made any more!

The jewel of the Pacific offers exoticism and change of scenery. Accommodation in a luxury hotel will make your honeymoon the unique and unforgettable event it deserves to be. For this, the ideal is to spend your romantic getaway in a 5 star hotel located on one of the islets that surround the main island. These establishments will leave you with unforgettable memories. Whether you stay three nights or two weeks, the experience is magical.

Cultivate Intimacy and Discover the End of the World

Honeymooning in Bora Bora is about living your love in comfort and privacy. The romantic island is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful destinations in the world, with absolutely stunning views. Many resorts offer the ideal conditions to fully enjoy the charm and beauty of the landscape. Most of them offer accommodation in bungalows with private beaches. And nothing can be more romantic than overwater bungalows in Bora Bora. The most prestigious of these establishments is the St Regis Bora Bora Resort. This is an ideal place to isolate yourself and live your passion.

Honeymoon at the St Regis Resort in Bora Bora: a dream of calm, luxury and pleasure

The hotels in Bora Bora generally offer their clients very high quality services, where the concern for perfection dominates. Their hallmarks are a warm welcome and unfailing availability. In addition, their infrastructures include several restaurants, treatment and massage salons and even tennis courts. These establishments also take advantage of the presence of third-party service providers to accompany you on excursions to the lagoon or the main island. This way, you are taken care of and don’t have to worry about organizing your stay.

Staying in a top of the line hotel, all your desires will be satisfied. The staff pampers its guests with a thousand and one attentions: flowers, chocolates, champagne… You will reach the well-being in the spas in Bora Bora by abandoning yourself to a couple massage. You will succumb to the delight of candlelit dinners for two, your eyes riveted on the horizon. There, you’ll enjoy a quality cuisine to appreciate the best of Polynesian gastronomy. Bora Bora cultivates a heavenly atmosphere.

What to do During Your Honeymoon in Bora Bora?

A honeymoon on this romantic island is all about calm, relaxation and pleasure. Paradise is lived at the slow pace of the islands. Lounging on the fine sandy beach at Matira, contemplating Mount Otemanu from the edge of your pool, a cocktail in hand: Bora Bora invites you to live your dreams in an exceptional setting. You will appreciate the magic of the sunsets and the changing colors of the waters on the lagoon. The postcard effect is undeniable on this sublime island.

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Moreover, there is no lack of excursions on site. Between the mountains and the lagoons, explore the best things to do in Bora Bora are numerous and varied. You will enjoy a rich and generous nature, ideal for water sports such as diving, snorkeling or kayaking. It is even possible to fly over the ocean in a helicopter. Hotels are usually organizing these escapades.

The highlight of your honeymoon will be a Polynesian wedding celebration. In Bora Bora, it is customary for the honeymoon to precede the wedding. The act is symbolic and has no legal value. During a traditional ceremony, the newlyweds are dressed in a sarong and wear necklaces and flower crowns. On board a pirogue or directly on the beach, the priest will pronounce the union vows in the Tahitian language. The moment is carried by the songs and dances of Polynesia. It is a beautiful way to conclude your honeymoon in Bora Bora.

What is the Budget for a Honeymoon in Bora Bora?

Depending on the dates of arrival, in high or low season, the length of stay and the luxury of the accommodation, the total cost of a honeymoon in Bora Bora is bound to vary. By the way most establishments offer honeymoon packages and promotional deals, sometimes reducing the price of the hotel stay by a third. For a broader perspective, we invite you to also read our article on the cost of a trip to Bora Bora.

The bungalows on stilts (overwater bungalows), ideal for a honeymoon in Bora Bora

For a stay in a basic luxury hotel, count on a strict minimum of $1,400 per day for a double room, including meals and activities. In the best hotels, where perfection is the norm, such as the St. Regis and Four Seasons Resorts, you’ll need to budget $2,800 per day. To enjoy the best of the island, both in terms of quality of accommodation and service on site and in terms of activities and gastronomy, we recommend a budget of $3,500 to $4,500 per day.

In order for honeymooners to experience the most beautiful of love escapades, we recommend booking an overwater bungalow with a view of Mount Otemanu. You can ask the establishment of your choice to provide you with a map of the bungalows, or look at them directly on Google Maps for example.

What Alternatives to Bora Bora for a Honeymoon in French Polynesia?

Bora Bora is a dream destination, so is French Polynesia. Each island has a particular charm. For those on a limited budget, discovering the other islands of the Society Archipelago is also a way to enjoy an equally wonderful setting at a more affordable cost.

An alternative to a honeymoon in Bora Bora is a romantic stay on the Vanilla Island of Tahaa. Lesser known and more affordable, this charming destination also has exceptional hotels like Le Taha’a by Pearl Resorts. Finally, there remains the option of a cruise to Bora Bora and it is aboard a luxurious and comfortable ship that you will discover the Pearl of the Pacific and the islands of the Society archipelago.

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You wish to discover the sweetness of the Polynesian islands and this romance island is the destination of your dreams? A honeymoon in Bora Bora is all about excellence. Make it easy for yourself and let us guide you to make your honeymoon the most magnificent experience. We will be happy to listen to your needs. Don’t hesitate to contact us to benefit from our personalized advice.