The Islands of Tahiti offer tranquil spas like nowhere else on earth. With tiare flowers and vanilla scented air, each spa within The Islands has its very own unique setting and comes with a menu full of treatments using locally-sourced plants, flowers and oils. From an over-water bungalow to a private garden atop hills with astonishing views, Tahitian spas are truly spectacular. Come on a journey of pure bliss as we uncover three of the most incredible spa experiences available on The Islands of Tahiti.


The Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa


Set within the five star Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort, the Thalasso spa is unlike any other spa on The Islands of Tahiti - literally. The Thalasso Spa’s Deep Ocean Spa was the first Thalassotherapy centre in the South Pacific and offers panoramic views of the ocean from above and below with their glass-bottom treatment rooms showcasing the tranquil beauty of Bora Bora.  Using seawater and harnessing marine nutrients to promote healing of the skin, Thalassotherapy is the definition of luxury.  Aside from offering a range of signature treatments, the Thalasso Spa’s facilities offer a spa boutique, steam baths, showers and multi-sensory outdoor spas.

Rejuvenate your body and mind and experience both the relaxation and ancient Polynesian healing rituals available through The Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa.

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Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Beach Resort: Le Jardin Spa & Beauty


Set on the sister island to Tahiti, Moorea is one of the most magical and tranquil jewels of The Islands of Tahiti and Le Jardin Spa & Beauty set within Sofitel Moorea La Ora Beach Resort is no exception. Using a range of raw, organic and natural oils with a vast amount derived locally, Le Jardin Spa & Beauty offer a range of signature treatments. Receive a hot stone massage from volcanic Polynesian black stones, indulge in a toning & detox treatment to tone your lymphatic system or rejuvenate your skin tone with an invigorating body scrub whilst being tucked away in a charming pocket of tropical garden.

The Brando: Varua Te Ora Polynesian Spa


Take your mind, body and soul on a sensory journey at Varua Te Ora Polynesian Spa on the Tetiaroa atoll of the Society Islands.  Varua, meaning ‘the soul’ reflects traditional self-care practices by the Royal family who used to spend time here to relax and indulge in beauty rituals. Enjoy a relaxing treatment with 2000 square meters of views over the lush vegetation that surrounds.  High within the treetops sits the ‘fare manu’ a cocoon like building which makes for a unique location to have a equally romantic as is relaxing experience with your significant other.


When the word relaxation comes to mind, The Islands of Tahiti closely follows.  Making a spa experience apart of you itinerary when visiting The Island of Tahiti compliments the incredible surroundings and allows you to completely immerse yourself in a plethora of self-care and self-indulgence.



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