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Fare Suisse Tahiti

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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 11 December 2011

My overnight stay at Fare Suisse was very convenient and pleasant. I arrived at Papeete in the early evening and travelled to Moorea the next morning. Beni picked me up at the airport, albeit a few minutes late, and drove me to the Fare Suisse guest house. The accomodations are spotless and very comfortable. The breakfast was baguette, cheeses, cold... More 

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Clearwater, Canada
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Reviewed 3 December 2011

I can't thank the couple of Fare Suisse enough for the welcome we had at 03.00 a.m. after our plane beeing 6 hours late. We were greeted, driven to the B&B safely and tucked in to our comfortable beds. Nice complimentary continental breakfast next morning and all the help you can get to find your way around Papeete and onwards... More 

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Oakland, California
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Reviewed 28 November 2011

Just as described by other reviewers, I found the Fare Suisse a great place for a night-time stopover on our way out to Bora Bora. Although it took us a very long time to get through Customs at Fa'a airport in Papeete, Beni was still waiting for us (with our name on a sign), and he drove us out to... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Reviewed 19 November 2011

The place is very clean and comfortable, positioned quite well in Papeete. Beni (the owner) is very friendly, even if at times he seems to be a bit overwhelmed by the number of things to do and by taking care of all the guests.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 November 2011

This was our first stop on a round-the-world trip, and Fare Suisse was just incredible! Beni was super friendly and helpful, and I'd really recommend the trip to the beach for snorkelling - absolutely beautiful, being surrounded by rainbow coloured fish! Apologies for the super delayed review..So it was really January 2010 that we stayed there.

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mountainviewca
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Reviewed 7 November 2011

I found Fare Suisse on Trip Advisor where I always check before traveling. The rave reviews turned out to be just as they read. Beni, a young dynamo, was waiting at the airport and quickly transported us the 10 minutes to his pension. Everything was clean and the service was great. When one guide who was to take me to... More 

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Exeter
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Reviewed 26 October 2011

I stayed at Fare Suisse during a trip around French Polynesia in October/November 2010. So, apologies Beni for the lateness of my review! On arrival at the airport, I was picked up by Beni and taken direct to Fare Suisse. Amazing service, especially considering I didn't arrive on the island until nearly midnight. Accommodation was immaculate throughout and it was... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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Reviewed 21 October 2011

If comfort and ease of mind are two things you look for when choosing a place to stay while on vacation, then look no further than the Fare Suisse. We had the luxury of stumbling across Beni's site when looking for a place to stay while in Tahiti and instantly upon meeting him at the airport we realized we had... More 

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Reviewed 17 October 2011

We stayed for one night on our return from Bora Bora before flying to New Zealand the next day. found this property via trip advisor and can only agree with all the other reviews . Beni picks you up at the airport and takes you back ( even at 5.30am ) The room was spotless, tastefully decorated and had all... More 

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Fort Collins, CO
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2011

This is a warm and friendly place that is run with efficiency and reliabilty - a B&B like a Swiss watch. We stopped overnight when transiting to and from Moorea. What a relief when Beni was waiting to meet us at the airport late that first night after a long flight. Our room had the essentials (air conditioned, shower, no... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Fare Suisse" is a homey guest house settled in Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia. The "Fare Suisse" offers a lot of facilities as free transfers to the airport (only 10 minutes away by car) and offers easy access to city-center all place the main places of interests (supermarket, shops and restaurants, pearl museum, tourism office, market, harbour...) Only from 5 to 20 minutes walking distance. ... more   less 

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Address: Rue des poilus tahitiens | Quartier Buillard - Paofai, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
Region: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Tahiti > Papeete
Price Range: $122 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fare Suisse Tahiti 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Private rooms, the shared bathroom rooms have a bit of noise from he reception.”
 of 5 bubbles catr2016, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are excellent, facing all the same way. Apart from the usual roosters, the place was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles khandallah2015, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Beny will do all your ground transfers - airport and Aranui ship.”
 of 5 bubbles elisabetha767, 31 Dec 2015 | Read review
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