The InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa
The InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa is the fourth resort in the portfolio of InterContinental French Polynesia resorts. Opened in May 2006, the resort features an eco-friendly air-conditioning system by using the cold of deep-sea water extracted from the Pacific Ocean and its spa is the very first Thalasso spa in the world to utilize the benefits of the deep-sea water and minerals in all of its signature treatments.
The InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa is located on a virgin beach on the “Motu Piti Aau” along the eastern side of Bora Bora and is accessible only by boat. The view of the main Island from the Resort is unique, especially the “Mount Otemanu” (727m), rising majestically across the blue crystal waters of the lagoon.
The InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa features 83 villas, including 80 overwater and 3 on a Motu: 8 villas “Otemanu Diamond” at the end of the platform, 6 villas “Otemanu Diamond” with a splendid view of the Otemanu Mount and the lagoon, 25 villas “Diamond” with a view of Bora Bora, 22 villas “Sapphire” with a view of the lagoon, 19 villas “Emerald” with the view of the beach and the motu, 3 rooms are accessible for physically challenged guests, 3 villas family type motu, nestled in a coconut plantation.
InterContinental Hotels Group has paid close attention that all overwater villas are decorated in a typical and authentic Polynesian way. The villas are traditional in style yet include the latest technologies in modern architecture. All villas have the same configuration.
The bedroom features a gorgeous glass wall that overlooks the lagoon. In your villa’s spacious living room, a glass coffee table offers a direct view on the pristine waters of the lagoon. You will just have to open it and throw some pieces of bread to see the colorful submarine life of Bora Bora.
With a separate shower and bath, double washbasin and complimentary range of luxury amenities, the bathrooms in our overwater villas are relaxing and luxurious. Simply taking a bath is a delight with the unforgettable view of the lagoon through the bathroom picture window.
Terraces have been designed to offer comfort and intimacy. The upper part shadowed and protected by a roof is perfect for nice romantic diners and fresh naps whereas the sundeck offers direct access to the lagoon and a fresh shower.
To top it all off, the Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa is the first hotel in the world to use seawater air conditioning (SWAC), for all of its cooling requirements. The Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa promotes the values of ecotourism and sustainable development so that future generations will be able enjoy these heavenly places.
Deep Ocean Spa
Between the turquoise waters of the lagoon and the deep blue of the ocean, Deep Ocean Spa is situated at the very heart of the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa, jewel of the Polynesian hotel business.
With over 13,000 square feet of nature, Deep Ocean Spa offers areas for hydrotherapy, beauty care and gentle energy. There are also glass-floored overwater bungalows enabling you to admire the marine life during the sessions you choose, whether you are alone or a couple.
There are also relaxation areas with an unobstructed view over the ocean, multi-sensory outdoor spas, steam baths and showers to awaken the senses, a fitness room, a tea lounge and a boutique.
Deep Ocean Spa is a true haven of peace and harmony, with a team of professionals dedicated to your well-being.
In addition to its idyllic location, Deep Ocean Spa is also the first thalassotherapy center ever built in the South Pacific, as well as the only establishment in the world using the benefits of water drawn from the Pacific Ocean at depths of over 800 meters, to administer care of unrivaled intensity.
Covering nearly an acre, it is the first of its kind in the entire southern hemisphere. Redefining the spa concept in French Polynesia, the Deep Ocean Spa is a true ‘spa destination’.
Whilst the award-winning Deep Ocean Spa is the centrepiece of this French Polynesian paradise, there are countless other activities to enjoy, including diving, canoeing or kayaking in crystal clear waters or working out in our glass-walled fitness centre.
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