InterContinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort and Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa Receive TripAdvisor Accolades

Both Resorts Recognized on the "Travellers' Choice 2013" List of the "Top 25 Hotels in the South Pacific"

Jan 24, 2013, 15:07 ET from InterContinental Resorts French Polynesia

BORA BORA, French Polynesia, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The InterContinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort and the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa have both been recognized on the esteemed "Travellers' Choice 2013" list of the "Top 25 Hotels in the South Pacific" by TripAdvisor.

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Adorned by white sand and turquoise water, the InterContinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort features 64 junior suite-sized individual bungalows, including 50 overwater bungalows.  The intimate resort is located on the south side of the main island, at the famous Matira point, which is recognized as the most beautiful site in French Polynesia.  The resort features glass-bottom coffee tables which look into the natural aquarium of the lagoon and slide open, allowing guests to feed the fish below.  

As a special Tahitian touch, guests can indulge in a private canoe-delivered breakfast within the privacy of their bungalows. The resort's restaurant, Le Noa Noa serves gourmet French, Polynesian and international cuisine.  It is also well-known for its Polynesian evenings that feature Tahitian food and traditional songs and performances.  

Located on a virgin beach on Motu Piti Aau with breathtaking views of Bora Bora's majestic Mount Otemanu, is the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa. Known for its exemplary service to its guests, the resort features a number of unique attributes, including: 80 luxurious overwater villas each with a split-level terrace and sundeck for easy access to the turquoise waters of the lagoon; one of the finest culinary experiences in French Polynesia at its restaurant Reef; and the first overwater wedding chapel with glass bottom floor in French Polynesia.

The resort's Deep Ocean Spa by Algotherm is the very first spa to utilize the benefits of deep-sea water and minerals extracted from the Pacific Ocean in its signature spa treatments. It is also the first resort in the world that produces its own air-conditioning from water extracted from the ocean.

For information and rates for the InterContinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort and InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa call 1-888 IC HOTELS (1-888-424-6835) or visit

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About InterContinental Resorts French Polynesia
Owned and operated by Richard H. Bailey and his company, Pacific Beachcomber S.C., there are four InterContinental Hotels & Resorts in French Polynesia: InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, InterContinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort, InterContinental Tahiti Resort, and InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa.  Each of the resorts has completed multimillion dollar enhancements over the course of the last five years and all have achieved "Earthcheck Silver Certification," recognizing their significant commitment towards achieving environmental and social sustainability.

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