Fun & Affordable Nouméa New Caledonia Accommodation – Self Catering

Fun and Affordable Noumea New Caledonia Accommodation

Looking for affordable Nouméa, New Caledonia accommodation on your dream tropical escape? It’s true, New Caledonia costs more than other South Pacific destinations. Food in these idyllic isles costs 73% more than in France and dining out is expensive. So, to stretch your money further in Nouméa the trick is: to book an affordable place to stay … Read more

5 Unique Places to Stay in New Caledonia – This Will Help You Decide!

5 Unique Places to Stay in New Caledonia

New Caledonia is lavishly endowed with divine beaches, idyllic islands, azure seas, an impressive UNESCO-listed barrier reef, and two very distinct cultures. This list of 5+ Unique Places to Stay in New Caledonia includes Luxury Overwater Bungalows, Gîtes, Tribal Kanak Huts, Camping, and Boutique Beach Bungalows… For a City & Beach holiday start in downtown … Read more

5 Authentic Places to Stay on your Dream New Caledonia Holiday

Looking for rustic local accommodation as you plan your New Caledonia holiday? Here are 5 Authentic Places to Stay on your Dream New Caledonia Holiday on the main island, Grande-Terre. Each gives you a taste of local life along with an unforgettable South Pacific adventure… Don’t waste your money on beige forgettable hotels, this list … Read more

Bora Bora Overwater Bungalow Resorts – Worth the Splurge?

Bora Bora Overwater Bungalow Resorts

The most popular destination in French Polynesia. Bora Bora is a paradise with turquoise sea and white sand beaches. As author Andrew O’Hagen declares: “If heaven had an architect surely this place would appear on their board!” So you can see why Bora Bora Overwater Bungalow Resorts are romantic havens with beauty straight out of a dream.

If you can drag yourself away from your glass of champagne on the deck of your luxe overwater bungalow then you have a choice of adventures. Lagoon cruises, snorkeling with sharks and stingrays, rainforest hikes, underwater scooters, sunset catamaran sailing and so much more. 

It’s tough to choose one resort, so let’s see what’s on offer and if they’re worth the splurge!…See my recommended picks at the end…

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Best Overwater Bungalows in Tahiti and Moorea

Best Overwater Bungalows in Tahiti and Moorea

Tahiti, the largest island in French Polynesia, is known for its picturesque beaches, crystal clear waters, and fine dining. While Moorea Island is a stunningly beautiful island, only a quick trip from Papeete, surrounded by a turquoise lagoon, white sand beaches, towering mountain peaks, and lush tropical vegetation.

In this article, we’ll explore the Best (and only) Overwater bungalows on the main island of Tahiti and on Moorea Island and what they have to offer. I round it all up at the end of the article with a comparison, hopefully, this makes it easier for you to make your decision!

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New Caledonia Driving Holiday: Unique and Affordable Places to Stay

Driving around New Caledonia Staytopia

The locals call Grand-Terre, “Le Caillou”, the Rock. But at 400 kms long New Caledonia’s main island is a pretty big rock! To put that in perspective Hawaii’s Oahu Island is only 70kms long. If you’re looking for an island adventure then exploring Grand-Terre on a New Caledonia Driving Holiday takes you right off the beaten … Read more