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Moorea Island, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide took us to a private part of the beach where we could explore and swim. The beach was rocky like many here and you need shoes to go in the water since there is a lot of coral.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AllanH328
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Take a dirt road across from the post office to the beach. It is great! Loved it. Soft sand, some coral, so need to be aware of where you are swimming, but lots of fish for snorkeling. Beautiful view of water bungalows and Tahiti.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank momofKylche
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Lovely public beach. Lock your stuff out of sight (we didn't have any problems but others warned of it). perfect water temperature. Good snorkeling. Lots of ants but that's part of the adventure!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tashat2
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Get off the ferry Take a 2000 franc Taxi to the beach Walk toward the Sofitel The beach is near the reef for good snorkeling. The beach has toilets You can go to the Sofitel as long as you go to the restaurant and enjoy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Q6795WMpaulb
Reviewed 24 January 2019

If you only wander in the shallow, beautiful blue water, you will find fun swimming but if you want snorkeling you have to go a bit further out. We found a couple places a little more snorkel-able at Temae public beach. If you snorkel at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BAtheyWyo
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Absolutely stunning beach, incredibly clear water, very calm, water shoes would be a bonus here. There is quite a bit of coral in places and sand is coarse. Make certain to wear a hat, have water and sunscreen.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank faithie
Reviewed 29 December 2018

First time we saw this beach was after picking up the SUV rental at AVIS at the ferry docks at the lookout. The colour of the water was amazing, with almost every shade of turquoise you can imagine. Two days later on our drive around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Vojco M
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Staying at Hotel in the area. This beach is a hidden gem. Swam out to the outside reef and found the best snorkeling in Moorea. Need to be good swimmer as the current is strong. It was truly Fantastic, rays , eels and every fish...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank surfbax
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

This was one of our favorite beaches on Moorea. You get there and the water is that amazing Tahitian blue. What a nice place to chill. Sit on the beach, swim in the water, snorkel (further out and towards the resort). We found close in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Chowa-Rides-Again
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We were on a day trip to Moorea, exploring via 125cc Scooter. We rented it across from the ferry terminal. There area lots of great swimming beaches on Moorea. We saved our swimming til we got here, because it is just 20 minutes north of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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1 September 2017|
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Response from mcoflyboy79 | Reviewed this property |
About a 20 minute drive. Taxi would be best. I would probably say it's around $20-25 American dollars