Best Bora Bora & Moorea deals for January: Overwater bungalows from US$438
The month of January is a great time to visit Bora Bora with great weather, clear waters and affordable prices. In fact, January is one of the times of the year where you’ll find decent prices at most of the resorts on Bora Bora, Tahiti and Moorea. On Bora Bora you’ll find rates that start out under US$450 per night, which is much lower than other times of the year.
Moorea also offers great rates with overwater rooms starting at just under US$500 per night for two people. Moorea tends to hold the title for some of the lowest prices out of all of the islands and January certainly appeals to those with tighter budgets who are still looking for an enjoyable luxury vacation. The sames rooms, however, do go up in price by the $100s during other months of the year, making winter in the tropics even more appealing.
Best Bora Bora and Moorea overwater bungalow deals in January
Le Maitai Polynesia
Overwater bungalows from US$438 per night for two people
Known for having some of the best resort prices in Bora Bora, Le Maitai Polynesia caters to those who enjoy luxury at a more friendly price. Located on the main island of Bora Bora, guests have the option to venture out of the resort and into town where they will find shops and restaurants alongside a few select spas. The resort itself is Polynesian in nature allowing visitors the opportunity to truly experience more of a South Pacific feel in comparison to other resorts.
The resort offers a choice of 19 different overwater bungalows each with their own private terrace, great for enjoying the views or jumping into the water below. A unique feature each room has is a glass coffee table that allows for views of the clear water below your bungalow. If you’re traveling with young children, you’ll find the added bonus of onsite babysitting available upon request. Those who seek adventure alongside relaxation will find the free use of snorkeling equipment, kayaks and outrigger canoes to be the icing on the cake making this January rate a true standout.
Sofitel Moorea La Ora Beach Resort
Overwater bungalows from US$490 per night for two people
Owned by the French Sofitel chain, the Sofitel Moorea La Ora Beach Resort is a jewel in itself that is particularly popular with the French crowd. Here you’ll find 39 different overwater bungalows to choose from, some titled Superior while others Luxury with the difference being size of room and deck. Aside from amazing rooms and views, you’ll find restaurants, bars, a gift shop, swimming pool and plenty of water activities to choose from including snorkeling, water skiing and boat excursions.
With rates cut nearly in half, January is a great time to visit Sofitel Moorea with some of the best prices of the season. To help sweeten the deal, the resort not only overlooks the beautiful South Pacific waters but also the island of Tahiti in the distance. The rooms themselves come with a private terrace overlooking the ocean, a ‘rain shower’ bathroom, air condition and room service.
Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island Resort
Overwater bungalows from US$680 per night for two people
Noted as one of the very first luxury resorts in the area, Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island Resort offers visitors knowledge of Bora Bora, her waters and activities alongside generous customer service. The resort itself, though considered part of another mainland resort, is located on a private island allowing guests added privacy during their vacation. With this said, guest can still take a free shuttle boat to and from the mainland resort in order to enjoy shops and restaurants.
Water views are wonderful but this resort takes it up a notch with panoramic views of the lagoon from a sun soaked terrace. Once you’ve enjoyed the view it’ll be hard not to jump in the water where you’ll find yourself immersed in some of the best snorkeling in the area. After snorkeling you can either swim or walk to the resort’s own private beach.