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Picturesque beach offers scenic hiking trails and tourist services including several boutique shops, the popular Ben's Place snack bar and restaurants.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“public beach” (124 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (79 reviews)
“white sand” (26 reviews)
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Raititi Point, French Polynesia
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"public beach"
in 124 reviews
"beautiful beach"
in 79 reviews
"white sand"
in 26 reviews
"intercontinental hotel"
in 12 reviews
"beaches in the world"
in 6 reviews
"matira point"
in 9 reviews
"crystal clear water"
in 15 reviews
"main island"
in 24 reviews
"cruise ship"
in 14 reviews
"french polynesia"
in 13 reviews
"sting ray"
in 6 reviews
"fish"
in 19 reviews
"mutiara"
in 141 reviews
"waves"
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"shore"
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"kayak"
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"waist"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach that has the best view of the sunset dipping below the horizon. Short walk from the Moana and other hotels on the southern points of the island.

Thank SpicyTaters
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fantastic water, dreaming place. the white sand is fantastic, the beach is not too large/long. there are just 2-3 bar to have a rest

Thank lucafloro
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Matira Beach is directly across the access road from InterContinental Le Moana, which is where we stayed. (See separate review for the resort). There are several affordable options at which to eat. (we enjoyed two lunches at two different cafes) The beach is clean and...More

Thank MStangle
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful white sand and turquoise clear water where you can see colorful fishes and stingrays so take you snorkel mask for swimming under water. There are some restaurants around with delicious local delicacies and Hinano. My favorite. Highly recommend!!!!

Thank Karolina S
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

This is a wonderful beach on Bora Bora, also I think the only beach. We had a great time grabbing some beers in the little restaurant by the parking lot and running along the water. Great for some people watching too (both locals and tourists).

Thank JProbsty
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

After we did our 4x4 adventure tour, we were told to definitely check out this beach. This is the only public beach on Bora Bora and it is just a short taxi ride from the marina. There are two restaurants on the beach for a...More

Thank Jessica A
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

small, public beach. Signage not obvious. Most beautiful beach I've been to. No amenities outside of a public restroom.

Thank lisaw1114
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed right next door to Matira Beach and walked the beach several times. It's a great place to find calm, shallow water for swimming, but there's not much to see for snorkeling. It's also a great place for sun bathing closer to Matira point....More

Thank eiler517
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

gorgeous gorgeous beach...it's a must Like the rest of Bora Bora incredibly clear water...great for snorkeling...Beautiful beach just to relax

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

The water here is absolutely beautiful and enticing. The white sand beaches provide the perfect foreground to the turquoise waters. We stopped by here during our 4x4 tour with Vavau and captured some great photos on the beach! If you're staying in the resorts nearby,...More

Thank Shyama A
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mamabean07
28 May 2018|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Actually it’s quite far by foot, almost 10 km. You’ll need to take a taxi or rent a bike from Avis rental car just across the street from the dock.
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Phyllis M
13 February 2018|
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Response from Calisurfer97 | Reviewed this property |
Hey Phyllis!! Yes, there are plenty of taxis to take you anywhere you want to go. The taxi we used was a Range Rover Defender with bench seats in the rear with open sides. The trip to Matira will take about 15-20 minutes... More
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