Close to the Tikehau airport sits a private islet where "the Motu Ninamu" awaits international visitors. Nestled between the lagoon and the ocean, the deluxe guest house is proud to greet you in one of its local Fare entirely made of natural materials (coral walls & coconut palm roofs), offering visitors comfort & intimacy in a natural environment. Motu Ninamu (named after the color of the surrounding lagoon) is the perfect place of vacancy for wildlife lovers wishing to spend some relaxing & serein moments surrounded by Mother Nature. Nautical devotees such as surfers, divers, kite surfers and fishermen will find real pleasure in spending time with Chris (property-owner & billabong pro operation staff) and his team who will be guiding them throughout the best parts of the Tikehau Lagoon.
Every evening, guests are then welcome to join a warm and friendly ambiance within the comfy lounge/bar waiting for dinner. Supper is mainly composed of lagoon or deep sea fish, freshly caught, and always served by Greta (Chris's spouse) and her team.
The Motu Ninamu mainly runs with solar energy, which is the key element to Eco-lodge visitors.
Baby Bed upon request, Ceiling Fan, Housekeeping every 3 days, iPod Station, In Room Internet Access / Wifi, Mosquito Net.
Kaveu is a garden bungalow sleeping up to two guests. It has a queen bed with an open bathroom.
This unit shares a common wall with Varo bungalow, but provide private accommodations.
Varo is a garden bungalow sleeping up to two guests. It has a queen bed with an open bathroom.
This unit shares a common wall with Kaveu bungalow, but provides private accommodations.
This Garden Side bungalow is identical to Vini Vini n°1.
It has the same surface and configuration, as well as the same comfort.
This unit enjoy the same configuration, as the others Garden Side Bungalow with 2 adults capacity (Tamanu n °5, Varo n °6 & Kaveu n °7) except it is not adjoining unit. Built with natural materials as all other units of the property (wood, coral, woven coconut tree leaves...), this bungalow is open to the surrounding nature and offer comfort & privacy with quality bedding & furniture.
Tamanu is a three level garden bungalow sleeping up to 6 guests. The standard configuration has a king bed in a private bedroom on the lowest level with direct garden access. The upstairs open loft sleeps up to 4 guests in a king bed and a queen bed. The generous double height living room invites to rest and relax with stunning views into the surrounding garden. The private bathroom is accessed from the common area on the ground floor.
Miki Miki is a waterfront bungalow with a covered deck and private beach access. The bedroom with adjacent bathroom are located above the deck and accessed through an exterior stair. The spaces offer direct sea views, and the outdoor living room on the ground floor invites to relax and read books surrounded by nature.
Kahaia is a two-story waterfront bungalow with a covered outdoor deck and private beach access offering stunning views of the surrounding garden and the sea. It sleeps up to 4 guests, both sleeping areas come with either a king or two single beds. The standard configuration has two single beds in the double height space on the ground floor and a king bed in the open upstairs loft. The private bathroom is accessed from the common area on the ground floor and is open to a small outdoor garden courtyard.
Kaveka is a two-story waterfront bungalow with a covered outdoor deck and private beach access offering stunning views of the surrounding garden and the sea. It sleeps up to 4 guests, both sleeping areas come with either a king or two single beds. The standard configuration has two single beds in the double height space on the ground floor and a king bed in the open upstairs loft. The private bathroom is accessed from the common area on the ground floor and is open to a small outdoor garden courtyard.
Oaha is a two story waterfront bungalow with an outdoor deck and private beach access offering stunning views of the surrounding garden
and the sea. The bungalow features 1 king size bed upstairs and 2 single beds in the living room are. Perfect for a family.
Teahupoo is a luxury beachfront bungalow with a covered outdoor deck and private beach access offering stunning views of the surrounding garden and the sea. The fully air-conditioned loft style living and sleeping area sleeps up to two guests in a king bed. The adjacent courtyard bathroom comes with a private Jacuzzi under the stars. Private outdoor spaces include the beachfront deck and a spacious roof top lounge. Both the loft and rooftop lounge are equipped with state of the art sound system plus a ceiling mounted projector with pull-down screen in the indoor living area.
Check-In 14h00 - Check-Out 12h00
Full Board is included in the rates, however alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages are not included.
The dining room is pleasant with comfortable furniture & its opening to the outside. The terrace is perfect for cocktails under the stars. International & local cuisine based on the catch of the day for dinner, salads for lunch. Pizza or BBQ evenings organized on the restaurant's exterior terrace.
Buffet Breakfast: from 06h00 to 09h00. Homemade bread & jams, fresh fruits, fruit juice, coffee/tea, yogourt, cheese, cereals, eggs
Lunch served from 12h30: 1-course set menu
Appertisers at the bar around 18h00 (drinks excluded)
Dinner served from 19h30: 2-course set menu (1 main course + 1 dessert)
Meal schedules may change according to the guests activities.
The bar is located next the living room & restaurant.
Water dispenser available during the day from the restaurant-living room. Coffees (except expresso & cappuccino) & teas are free of charge.
Free Wifi connexion is available from the main lobby
Rates include the unlimited access and use of all watercraft.
Paddle sports: Ninamu boasts a veritable armada of paddle powered craft, all at your disposal. Available for the guests: KAYAKS: 2 double Kayaks, 3 single Kayaks. PADDLE BOARDS: 6 stand up paddle boards
Kiteboarding : The conditions on site at the Ninamu are extremely consistent which is perfect for riding waves. There are hundreds of pristine deserted beaches and protected bays for launching and relaxing, and of course ? the open ocean sea and waves. Available for the guests: Trainer kites, kites board, harness, wakeboard.
Snorkeling: The shallow, tranquil waters adjacent to Ninamu Resort are exploding with life and perfect for snorkeling.
Available for the guests: 15 sets of snorkel gear and fins. For the more adventurous, it is possible to do spearfishing as well.
Surfing: From November through March surfing is possible at long point break-like right which is comparable to Rincon (Puerto Rico), and a hollow Barreling left. Available for the guests: 3 wind surfers, 7 soft top surfboards, 3 boogie boards, 2 long boards
Atoll exploration: There are literally dozens of motus within a kayaks paddle from Ninamu. Discover your own hideaway and experience privacy and solitude on an otherworldly level. In the evening, it is also possible to view sand crab or learn about the coconut crab breeding and tagging program run by the resort.
Excursion to the Bird Island & Eden island:
Thousands of nesting sea birds can be seen at the "Bird Island", at about 01hour by boat from Ninamu.
Eden Island is an organic farm on a neighboring motu which produces all of Ninamu's products, pork and poultry products.
Fishing at the pass once per day is free
Deep sea fishing (in ocean) available at extra cost: 210? / hour, half day from 420? / boat, full day from 840? .
Remote and practically un-touched waters gives great opportunity for fishing: Giant Trevally, Mahi Mahi, Bone fish, Dog tooth, Wahoo, Marlin, Tuna and more. 2 fishing boats are available on site.
Diving available at extra cost: 1 dive from 55? / pax, 2 tank dives from 100 ? / pax.
The waters in and around Tikehau Atoll provide some of the best SCUBA diving in the world. The Resort organizes 2 dives per day for the guests upon request.
The shop next to the bar & living room will provide you with sunglasses, clothes, hats, sun creams, postcards, paintings...
Kayaks, Canoe, Kite Surf, Library, Parlour Games, Petanque, Paddle Board, Snorkeling Equipment, Tennis Table, Volleyball
Boutiques, TV/Movie Room
A lounge equipped with flat screen TV & a DVD player will please both youth and adults.
Some DVDs are available on site. However, we strongly recommend parents to bring their childrens?DVDs.
Ninamu Resort is located on a secluded islet, at about 10 minutes by boat from the airport & the main islet.
Arrival/Deparure Airport transfers included in the accommodation rates.
Information on this Factsheet is subject to change without prior notice.
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