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Picturesque beach offers scenic hiking trails and tourist services including several boutique shops, the popular Ben's Place snack bar and restaurants.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“public beach” (123 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (75 reviews)
“white sand” (26 reviews)
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Raititi Point, French Polynesia
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"public beach"
in 123 reviews
"beautiful beach"
in 75 reviews
"white sand"
in 26 reviews
"intercontinental hotel"
in 12 reviews
"beaches in the world"
in 6 reviews
"crystal clear water"
in 16 reviews
"matira point"
in 9 reviews
"le moana"
in 14 reviews
"main island"
in 24 reviews
"cruise ship"
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"sting ray"
in 7 reviews
"french polynesia"
in 13 reviews
"fish"
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"ships"
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"waves"
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"shore"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful beach with clear water. The problem is that the water is very shallow and the seabed is covered with innumerable pieces of broken corals. So if you want to reach the deep water, you must walk a long distance stepping on the corals and...More

Thank Mina P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful beach with white sand an very uncrowded on a weekday. The water is so warm and inviting. Parking is convenient, plentiful and free.

Thank Dennis K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Matira Beach on a recent cruise call to Bora Bora. We did a taxi tour of the island and this was one of the places we stopped at. The sand was pale gold and the sea was blue - a beautiful beach with...More

Thank Linda A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanna leave a comment for this restaurant. So far from my childhood until now is the best Japanese / French restaurant in my entire life. God knows how much I'm required guy. Trust me, their sushi, maki and their wines are absolutely delicious. And...More

Thank Hugo P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most beautiful beach I've ever been to in my entire life. There's no other place on earth where you can find water in as many different shades of blue. Never have I been able to see the ocean floor so easily when...More

Thank rolldog225
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Matira Beach would have to be one of the most beautiful places to swim. The water is so clear and shallow making it ideal for families or people like me who are not big beach swimmers, with beautiful white sand. There's also shade around and...More

1  Thank 486lyndaw
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

If you get there early enough you can purchase a chair for $5 from the man under the big shady tree. He had 6 available. We did this and enjoyed the day at the beach. You can almost walk all the way out to the...More

Thank Sunburstmiata
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Matira Beach is widely known as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The water is shallow and crystal clear, making it ideal for light weight snorkelling, or just a dip to cool off. There's a hamburger / drinks place right on the...More

1  Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

The only public beach that is close to the harbour where the cruiseships anchore. A beautiful beach with fine white sand.

Thank JK300
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The actual sand portion is narrow, but the waters are beautiful and clear. It's ideal for swimming, & we even spotted a sting ray one day in the water. Weekdays are not busy, but on the weekends, locals will come & BBQ. Cruise ships will...More

Thank Andrea C
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mamabean07
28 May 2018|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Actually it’s quite far by foot, almost 10 km. You’ll need to take a taxi or rent a bike from Avis rental car just across the street from the dock.
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Phyllis M
12 February 2018|
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Response from Calisurfer97 | Reviewed this property |
Hey Phyllis!! Yes, there are plenty of taxis to take you anywhere you want to go. The taxi we used was a Range Rover Defender with bench seats in the rear with open sides. The trip to Matira will take about 15-20 minutes... More
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Sunburstmiata
7 January 2018|
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Response from Charlie_Ferreira | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! You have some shadow areas at the beach, like snack-bars, bistro! And there is the best place for your mother be protected from the High UV. At the same time, she can take a look on you when you get into the... More
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