When one thinks of French Polynesia, certain words come to mind with “paradise” being at the forefront. This region of the South Pacific has long been a cherished destination for tourists all over the world, with the island of Bora Bora and its lagoon as the centerpiece. As a result, there have been all-inclusive resorts in Bora Bora that have opened up, as well as in tinier islands that dot the lagoon surrounding it. These range from regular hotel properties to luxurious resorts and spa complexes that make travel magazine websites dazzling. For those who want to enjoy the splendor of Bora Bora without having to deal with all of the confines that a hotel can put on their travel, an Airbnb vacation rental fills that slot very nicely. Read on to find out the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Bora Bora, French Polynesia, for your upcoming trip.
Escape to a hillside paradise by renting this lovely villa. It features two bedrooms and a bath, just enough to comfortably accommodate couples or a family of four. Its amenities include bathroom essentials, laundry equipment, and cooking basics. For travelers who bring their work with them, there is wifi access and a dedicated workspace available. Guests also have access to a modern kitchen, a spacious living room, and a private backyard.
In addition to the cathedral ceiling, another highlight of this rental is the large covered terrace that delivers stunning lagoon views.
Top guest reviewsthis place was absolutely amazing loved the incredible views open floor plan clean space and air conditioning in bedroomsthe a/c in the bedrooms is a plus for relaxing after long days in the sun
Host:pierre is a fantastic hostgreat service local host and a very enjoyable holidaypierre is an excellent host and was very helpful and responsive to all of our needspierre’s friend nathalie and her husband were very helpful at checking in/outRead more reviewsthis is a great place to stay if you want to stay on the mainlandwould recommend this place
Tastefully modeled and furnished by local designers, this luxurious villa makes a great accommodation for your next getaway. It features three bedrooms, each with its own terrace. The two bathrooms are equipped with hot water, a bathtub, and toiletries. Guests who want to catch up with their laundry will find the free washer and drying machine very convenient.
This villa also offers a well-furnished kitchen that opens to the spacious living room. While there are cooking basics and dinnerware readily available, guests don’t have to worry about waking up early to prepare meals. A continental breakfast with various dishes will be prepared every morning as part of the booking. To top it all off, a concierge will remain available at all times to ensure that the guests are enjoying a hassle-free stay.
Guests can swim in the outdoor pool as well. When they’re not enjoying a dip, they can also visit some restaurants and boutiques just five minutes away.
Top guest reviewsvery clean and the pool is the extra touch that makes this a perfect place to staythis house is immaculate and the pool is gorgeous
Host:he has been the most helpful host that i’ve ever experiencedanthony the host and wife are the bestit was absolutely amazing jin and anthony were great hosts attending to our every needRead more reviewsthis is the perfect location for a vacation rental in bora bora
For those looking for a slice of tranquil island life, this vacation rental provides that with a smile. It’s composed of a private bedroom in a cozy home that is in a quiet neighborhood just below a mountain. The bedroom can accommodate two guests during a stay with a shared bathroom. The hosts make this vacation rental a cheery one, with lively décor and assistance in getting around Bora Bora. In addition, the amenities they offer include air conditioning throughout, wireless internet access, the chance to use the patio attached to the home and the outdoor barbecue grill for dining.
Top guest reviewsi enjoyed breakfast on the patio amongst tropical plants and fruit treesour room was small but comfortable and adequatethe accommodation is very clean and organizedthe room was spotless and the bed very comfortabletge placw is very clean and good bfastthe room was very clean and we could use the bathroom on our ownthe room was very clean and we shared a bathroom which was just next door
Host:rosalie and marc were amazing hostsrosalie and marc have been the perfect hostsrosalie and marc and very welcoming and helpful hostsrosalie and marc are truely the best hosts you can imaginerealy great place and very nice hostsRead more reviewsthe house is in a safe location and the town vaitape is in walking distancethe location is not that good it is 9 km far from the beach a beautiful beachvery nice couple and very helpfull close to vaitapees shops
Wake up to the gushing sound of Bora Bora’s blue waters from this tropical bungalow. Just five minutes from the city center, this charming home has everything you need when vacationing in Bora Bora. Ideal for couples or solo travelers, this floating studio has a comfy king bed, a full bathroom with a tub and shower essentials provided, as well as access to a kitchen where preparing meals won’t be a hassle with its up to date kitchen facilities. There’s cable TV, and wifi access, as well as air conditioning.
Top guest reviewsit is very spacious clean and has everything for cookingthe unit itself was spacious especially for two people and very cleanthe bungalow is a great value and super clean we really enjoyed our staythe bungalow is clean on the water and in the middle of town and the beach
Host:the host was very responsive and helpfullionel and hitiura were wonderful hostshitiura and teihotua were wonderful hostshitiura and lionel were perfect hostsnot only helpful but truly care that you are comfortable and have a good time while at their homeRead more reviewsnice comfortable place close to townexcelent bungalow marvelous location cute bikes to use free transportationthis place is one of the best location by the lagoonthis bungalow was perfect great location to and from town and matirathe bungalow is in a perfect location close to the vaitape pier and local shops
Located near the town center of Vaitape sits this charming studio apartment. The main attraction here is the view, thanks to the studio being situated on the lagoon side. This means you’ll be privy to those sunsets that make Bora Bora so loved during a stay here. The rental can accommodate up to four guests and has two bedrooms and one bathroom for their use. Amenities here include a secure lock system, air conditioning, and a full private kitchen. There’s also wireless internet service available here.
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioner helps pretty welltwo beds private bathroom and kitchen air conditioner in the main bedroom excellent wifii washing machine etcthe air conditioning is only in the bedroom but is working wellbig kitchen air con in the bedroom and three very friendly dogsthe place is clean has refreshing ac has two rooms and a kitchen where i cook dailythere is a professional cleaning lady so you can expect everything to be clean and tidyvincent was a wonderful host and his place was clean well-appointed and comfortable
Host:vincent is an amazing host and personvincent is a friendly hostvincent is a good hostthank you vincent we greatly appreciated your very kind hospitalityvincent is an excellent hostRead more reviewsgood location 15 mins walk to downtown areathe location is great and vincent is nice and easy to talk tobeautiful scenery has everything you need and close to the storethe place is located along the lagoon so the sunsets are beautifulvincent place is just great
Experience a luxury stay in this stunning villa with a spacious living room area and full kitchen with an island great for breakfast sessions with your loved ones. There’s built-in fat-screen TV and wifi access for travelers who wish to stay entertained and well-connected during their stay. The bedroom boasts wood-wrapped interiors with a smart built-in and luminous light, over a king-sized bed. There’s a patio overlooking the beautiful blue waters of the beach and is a great spot for sunset viewing after a long day. Guests may also borrow snorkeling gear, two bicycles, paddles boards, and inflatable kayaks without additional charge.
Top guest reviewslots of hot water and the air conditioner was greatthe condo itself is incredible with beautiful modern furnishings an amazing bathroom and fully equipped kitchened and joanne did not miss a detail the wifi is excellententertainment system fully equipment with tv including netflix and music system with surround soundmodern open and airy and so comfortableit was spotless and the bed was wonderfulit is modern gorgeous and sparkling cleanwe had such an amazing time in this modern clean and very well located bungalowRead more reviews
Host:ed (owner) was extremely responsive throughoutthe local hosts were so gracious and helpful as wellhost and check in was greatthe couple are rock star hosts and the helpful recommendations for local excursions was a plus toothey were so helpful and we used all of their tips while we stayed for our week there
What do you say to an awesome experience of being able to wake up in the morning to the unobstructed views of the lagoon of Bora Bora? There is no way you are going to resist this temptation. Therefore, you are going to book this precious villa. There are three bedrooms available, and all boast the glazed windows. You are going to love the Balinese furniture that can be seen throughout the villa. Other facilities you can enjoy include an iron, AC and essentials. And, there will be many restaurants and supermarkets all around you, so you do not need to worry about finding a good restaurant to satisfy your stomach.
Top guest reviewsgreat air circulation in great room and kitchenall bedrooms have a/c that we are really appreciatethe whole property feels comfortable private secure and relaxed
Host:the host provided an excellent concierge who was of great helphighly recommend this villa & hosthost was very helpful and friendlythe hostesses were very welcoming and helpfulshe set us up in the house and was super helpful with local knowledge and adviceRead more reviewsbeautiful home in a very convenient locationit’s a beautiful villa great for a big family close to the main townit was an easy walk to the small town of waitape toothis is a high quality property in a great location
Stay in this waterfront bungalow for your next getaway in Bora Bora. This one-bedroom rental is packed with family-friendly amenities such as a crib, a baby bath, a high chair, and safety gates, making it very ideal for families. Guests are also provided with wifi access, bathroom essentials, and cooking basics. A private entrance is available as well.
One highlight of this accommodation is its private deck above the lagoon. Guests can enjoy their meals while reveling in the scenic views of turquoise waters. With snorkeling spots nearby, guests will easily find fun things to do. The hosts even allow free use of bicycles, kayaks, and paddleboats. For a fee, the hosts can also arrange a private excursion that involves snorkeling stops, picnics, and hikes.
Top guest reviewsthe room is well stocked with all the basics for cooking has excellent wifi and ac
Host:serge is a wonderful hostserge and his family were great hostsdavid was also great and very accommodatingserge was great he was very nice and attentiveserge is an absolute angel best host i've had thus farRead more reviewsthe location is great and easily accessible by bike to the rest of bora borawonderful location this waterfront space comes with bikes kayaks and a paddle board included
Nestled at the end of Matira Point, this humble bungalow can easily accommodate up to three guests. It features an air-conditioned bedroom as well as a bathroom equipped with hot water and a hairdryer. For entertainment, there is a high-definition TV with Netflix access that the guests can use. Other amenities include wifi access, cooking basics, and beach essentials.
While there is no public transport available on the island, plenty of establishments are within walking distance. These include restaurants, shops, hotels, and tour centers. Staying in this rental also entitles guests to free use of the bicycles. If they prefer a car or scooter, there is a rental agency nearby as well.
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioner cools the bedroom and the breeze and fan cooled the other roomsthe patio kitchen and other amenities are greatbed is comfortablejuliette and frank’s place is spotlessly clean and exactly as described the inside is modern and very comfortable
Host:hosts are very responsiveand finally the hosts are just incredibly cool peoplethe hosts in contrast have 2 dogs who are both in great shapefrank and juliette are fantastic hostshosts made sure every step of the experience was convenient and easyRead more reviewsnext the location - it's perfectmost beautiful place right on matira beachthe location is excellent on matira point at the southern tip of the islandyou have to see the location to really understand how gorgeous it isbest place on the island
Situated in a peaceful neighborhood, this cozy studio can sleep up to three guests. It features two beds and one bath that is equipped with hot water and a hairdryer. Other amenities of this rental also include wifi access and a high-definition TV. With a furnished kitchen, this rental allows guests to prepare delicious meals. Cooking basics and dining ware are readily available.
Travelers who want to book this rental should consider that this apartment is located on the second floor of a building without elevator access. Because of its location, guests are rewarded with stunning vistas of the Bora Bora lagoon.
Top guest reviewshis place is nice and clean
Host:gustave is a really nice hostgustave is a wonderful hostgus is a great host who was always here when we needed himgus is a great person and a kind hostgustave was very kind and helpful - great hostRead more reviewsover all good place for the pricerecommend this place to others
This cozy bungalow can be found in the Vaitape district and is decked out like many of the traditional Polynesian dwellings to be found around Bora Bora. It’s located in a family compound which gives both an extra layer of serenity and safety. The home is neatly decorated and can host up to five people at a time with two bedrooms and a pull-out bed available, along with one bathroom. There’s a decent array of amenities that come with this rental which include a full kitchen and bed linens, as well as free parking on the grounds.
Top guest reviewsthere is no a/c but the evenings were cool and there is a fan in each roomthere is also a/c in downstairs bedroom with queen size bed and the upstairs bed is with fanthe bed was very comfortable and the fans kept the rooms coolthe accommodation was perfect 2 separate rooms good kitchen bathroom lovely terracethe house was clean cute and felt like a home away from home
Host:the hosts are very helpful and kindnina was a great host she was very welcomingthe owners were so lovely and willing to help and drop you off any timehaunui was a great host - helpful friendly knowledgeable about the whole islandvery helpful host happy to help with all your questions lovely accommodation location perfectRead more reviewsnice location at walk distance from vaitapevery close to the main village and in a secure spotexcellent location and great value for moneythe area is safe quiet and a short walk to the main downtown areait is an easy walk to a small store and bakery
This vacation rental is composed of an entire home that’s nestled outside of the Vaitape town center. It’s also in close proximity to a slew of places where tourists can engage in various activities. These include; tennis courts, helicopter tours as well as lagoon excursions. The home is decorated with a modern feel that still embraces elements of traditional life on the island with rich wood flooring and soothing blue exterior walls. It can host up to five guests during a stay, with two bedrooms and one bathroom available to them, and is set up to be great for traveling families. Amenities on hand here include wireless internet, private entry from the street and breakfast provided by the host.
Top guest reviewsthe house was clean & had everything we neededthe place was modern spacious and clean and we loved itRead more reviews
Host:juliette was a great hostshe looked after us and was very helpfuljuliette is a very kind and gracious hostjuliette was a super hostjuliette is a gracious and very responsive host
This vacation rental envelopes guests in an atmosphere that really gets to the heart of what Bora Bora is all about. Consisting of one bedroom in a private home, it can accommodate up to two at one time with a shared bathroom available for their usage. The home is nestled in a thicket of natural beauty, and guests are encouraged to do some hiking nearby or to go for a kayak ride. Among the amenities offered here are provided breakfast, wireless internet access, and bathroom essentials.
Top guest reviewsgreat amenities large bathroom and cooking areabut then i heard marie clause outside my room talking french and sounding very excitedin the kitchen there is a double bed protected by curtainsthe place was clean spacious and tidyteava apartment was clean cheap and in a great locationi really loved it because it was so well managed and kept really clean and tidybedroom was comfy and clean as was the communal area
Host:lots of friendly people and the hosts were amazingthey were very helpful with organizing activitiesteava and vahere are simply the best hosts evershe is very nice helpful organize and politegreat atmosphere with really friendly and kind hostsRead more reviewsthe location is really goodthere was a delicious pizza spot 15 min walking distance a grocery store 6 min walking distancenice place with good location and good value for the moneythere is a grocery store pretty close and matira beach is only a 20 mintue walkthe place has a great location
Teavehere Lodge is a splendid home that exudes all of the comforts one would want from a place in Bora Bora. It’s surrounded by lush vegetation and it’s only a few minutes from the waterfront. The rental consists of one private bedroom and one common area that can accommodate five guests in total with one bathroom available. Amenities that are offered here include breakfast which is provided by the host, free parking on the premises and wireless internet access.
This vacation rental is ideal for those who like to be surrounded by a lot of tropical flora. It consists of a private bedroom that’s suitable for up to two guests at a time, complete with their own private bathroom attached to the villa. The room has its own air-conditioning and mosquito nets and is one of three that are present in the home. The grounds are bright and airy, especially with regards to the patio around the pool which is covered by a thatched roof. The amenities that are on hand here include wireless internet access, a television, and access to a washer and dryer on the premises.
This rental listing happens to be in the same villa complex as rental number two. Guests opting to stay here will be able to have two private bedrooms to themselves, one that can hold up to four guests at one time with two bathrooms available to them. Each room comes with air conditioning and mosquito netting over the windows. Included in the amenities offered to potential guests are bathroom essentials and a television in the common areas, along with wireless internet access.
For those who want a postcard setting for their Bora Bora trip, this vacation rental certainly ranks high on the list. It consists of an entire bungalow that sits on stilts right above the famous waters of the lagoon. It’s set at about 10 kilometers (6 miles) apart from the main area of Vaitape, giving guests an almost undisturbed living experience. The home is spacious and equipped to host a total of four guests in the two bedrooms with two bathrooms available. The amenities here include a full kitchen, free parking on shore nearby and two kayaks for those who want to explore the lagoon at length.
Top guest reviewsenjoying our meals on a beautiful deck at sunset was wonderful and cooking in a well equipped kitchenswim with rays and sharks and lunch was amazingnever needed mosquito repellant and the overhead fans also helped keep it coolwe were hot in the water and comfortable in the shade and inside with the fansthis was one of the better equiped kitchens we have had in a rentalthe bungalow was very clean and bed comfortablewe loved staying here the house was very clean and had everything we neededwonderful bungalow clean and has everything you needplace was very clean and suited our needs perfectlythe unit was very clean upon arrival and had plenty of kitchen amenities
Host:their manager was so friendlythe tops provided was fantastic the host goes above and beyondwe would definitely stay here again host was so nice to usnathalie the caretaker took wonderful care of us and answered all of our questionsvery friendly and a big helpRead more reviewsthe bungalow is in a great location with easy access to the beautiful water of the lagoonvery nice and quiet location the bungalow is very well equippedwe found a nice snorkling spot about 30 meters west of the bungalow very close to shoreit’s a very unique and special place and we hope to come backall up a great experience in a beautiful location
This vacation rental is all about luxury. Composed of an entire condominium, guests staying here will feel properly catered to. The home is set up in a modern style with some Polynesian aspects to enhance the aesthetic, especially on the patio. It can welcome up to a total of four guests with two bedrooms and bathrooms available. There’s an office nook that’s available here for business needs, and other amenities include free airport pickup and drop-off along with a fully-equipped kitchen.
Top guest reviewsclean bright with all the amenities good wifi and a washing machine which was very helpfulit was spacious for the 4 of us and cleanthe appartment is really modern nice style and very clean
Host:we found the host very helpfulthe host was very helpful picking us up at the dock booking a rental car and excursionmaire is the super host i'd ever met they are very friendly and respectfulbut the best thing of (website hidden by airbnb) mihu she is really kind and generousfantastic hosts who go the extra mile to ensure you have all you needRead more reviewslocation was ideal as it was very close to matira beach ferry dock and places to eat ivery nice garden apartment convenient location between town and matira beach
Magical Bora Bora
French Polynesia is one of the world’s most treasured tropical destinations, and the island of Bora Bora is one of its jewels. For those aiming to travel here, picking an Airbnb vacation rental might be a more amenable option than being in a hotel if the goal is to explore and relax on your own schedule. Luckily, these listings will go a long way to ensure that your stay in Bora Bora is an inherently magical one.
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