Hotels in Tikehau near Tikehau (TIH)
Tikehau (TIH) HotelsWith a small, rustic airport building that looks more like a bungalow than a transit hub, Tikehau Airport (TIH) provides a pleasantly homely welcome to the desert island paradise that is Tikehau. Whether you’re planning on diving and snorkeling in the azure coral reef-filled lagoon, or just looking to seriously get away from it all, Tikehau Airport provides a convenient entry point to this laid-back, ring-shaped group of tropical coral islands. Hotels in
Tikehau (TIH)This small French Polynesian atoll is thankfully undeveloped, meaning that there are just a few hotels near Tikehau Airport, and indeed in the whole area. Check into one of the guesthouses or B&Bs if you’re on a budget. Here you’ll be welcomed to your own beachside hut with locally made bamboo furniture and simple bathrooms. If you feel like treating yourself, you’ll find a luxury 4-star resort just a boat ride away, home to overwater wooden villas with private balconies providing views of the crystal-clear lagoon. Where to stayThe entrance to Tuherahera – Tikehau’s main village – is just a kilometer from the airport. It’s a great spot if you like the idea of remote south Pacific life with a few amenities thrown in. For seclusion hop on a boat to a smaller coral reef island. Here you can walk along the sandy shores of your own private beach, while gazing out over the translucent tropical fish-filled lagoon. How to get to Tikehau (TIH)Tikehau Airport has flights to and from Tahiti, as well as other islands and atolls in French Polynesia, including Rangiroa, and Bora Bora. Airport shuttle services are available so it's worth checking ahead, or you can hire a bike to cycle your way around Tuherahera and the magnificent sun-drenched landscape beyond.