Four Seasons is the newest luxury retreat to grace Bora Bora’s mystical shores. Serenely located on one of the beautiful islets scattered in Bora Bora’s magnificent lagoon, this heavenly retreat takes full advantage of its awe-inspiring setting – boasting views of dazzling white sand beaches, turquoise lagoon waters and the soaring green peaks of Bora Bora’s Mount Otemanu.
Distinctly Polynesian, the 100 overwater bungalows and seven beachfront villas are inspired by local architecture and feature traditional teak wood furnishings, high ceilings and thatched roofs combined with modern touches including plasma televisions, spacious ensuite bathrooms and deeply comfortable Four Seasons’ beds.
The stunning Overwater Bungalows feature spacious living rooms, separate bedrooms, ensuite bathrooms complete with oversized bathtubs and huge decks with direct access to the lagoon. For the ultimate in overwater indulgence, opt for an overwater bungalow with plunge pool on the deck (there are just 8 so early bookings are essential)!
Back on land, the accommodation is no less indulgent – the two bedroom beachfront villas with private pools are perfect for family or friends travelling together. Each have their own enclosed garden, swimming pool, separate living and dining rooms and two bedrooms (the master boasts a private deck and whirlpool). For those seeking added space and the ultimate beachfront retreat, the Otemanu Luxury Beachfront Villa is the answer – boasting three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a private swimming pool, an expansive living room with seating for eight and 140 square metres of outdoor space including sunny decks and shaded lanais with spectacular views of the crystalline lagoon and dramatic Mount Otemanu.
The resort’s four restaurants and bars serve exceptional South Seas delicacies (including freshly caught seafood of course) whilst taking full advantage of the stunning setting.
With distinct areas for rest and relaxation or activities and watersports, the resort caters for romantic couples and families alike. Be pampered in the Spa, which features seven treatment rooms, steam rooms, an ice room and a mineral whirlpool, soak up the sun by the infinity edge pool or enjoy one of the land or water activities on offer from the resorts private beach, including snorkelling, wind and kite surfing, waterskiing, jet skiing, catamaran sailing, fishing and beach volleyball. The resort also has two tennis courts.
For 4 to 12 year olds, the ‘Kids for All Seasons’ programme provides a wide range of activities including beach activities, creative crafts and swimming lessons, whilst there is a separate island for teens with a private beach and a range of activities including beach volleyball and windsurfing competitions.