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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.
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely west facing beach, so a great spot to watch the sunset. We had cocktails and dinner at Bora Beach Club overlooking the beach. Not much shade on the beach.

Thank Aussiecruzer
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice beach, and the water, well that is the best part.......so clear. The color of the water is amazing. No wonder that it is so popular.

Thank parrottdize
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Matira beach for lunch and swimming after tour of the Bora Bora island. Although it is supposed to be public beach, we were the only swimmers there. Crystal clear water, shallow, lazy swimming after amazing food in Matira beach restaurant- highly recommended! Prices...More

1  Thank BalakinCy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only in port for one day so had to make the most of it. This beach is absolutely beautiful. If you only have a few hours and want to go to a beach this is for you. Food and drinks are available and...More

Thank campgram
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Matira is a beautiful walking beach with spectacular water! The locals celebrate there quite often and take in all that the beach has to offer! The color of the water is amazing! Can’t wait to see it again someday!

1  Thank paso56
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have seen plenty of beautiful beaches in our life time and this is definitely on of the top - to call it a beach is not enough and not the fair description here; you have a shallow milky water covering a huge area that...More

1  Thank reedmangreg
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is a nice sandy beach with a few low key restaurants. The views are gorgeous and the water is very nice for swimming. It's perfect for those looking for a little quiet time. I hope it does not change too much because it felt...More

2  Thank priyaandjaidev
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Very clean, no garbage. Very quiet, amazing views, warm tepid water and gorgeous white sand. Motus on the horizon, mount otemanu in the background!

1  Thank roxythegoddess
Reviewed 30 September 2018

If you are on a small village you will have, if you do, a little private beach, here you can enjoy something bigger where you can walk around a bit without the private property signs. White sand, crystal clear waters and great sunset from this...More

Thank franciscop548
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Bora Bora itself has not much beaches Only the Matus with the luxury resorts have sandy beaches (natural?? Don’t know) But this beach is very chill out Not too much people Some bars and restaurants But don’t await too much when you have been on...More

1  Thank MasterDive
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Jenny P
20 August 2018|
Response from MarkE850 | Reviewed this property |
Water taxi
31 July 2018|
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Response from Karol K | Reviewed this property |
We didn't as we stay five days in Bora Bora, but I do believe you can if you are coming in on a cruise ship they offer an Excursion I do believe. Enjoy Paradise there's nowhere on earth like it
28 May 2018|
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Response from TravelWithMarkyD | 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.