The Islands of Tahiti Continue Top Honors in Conde Nast Traveler 2013 Readers Choice Awards
October 15 2013
The Islands of Tahiti and her resorts were honored in the just released Conde Nast Traveler’s 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards.
The Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards are nominated and ranked by the affluent and well-traveled readers of Conde Nast Traveler. This year marks the 26th year of the survey and 80,000 readers (far more than ever participated before) cast more than 1.3 million votes. Categories ranked included cities, islands, resorts, cruises and airlines.
The Islands of Tahiti and resort partners continued to rank exceptionally well this year. In the Australia and the Pacific category, the Islands of Tahiti continued their reign capturing five out of the 10 coveted spots again this year including:
#1 Bora Bora
#2 Moorea (up from #3 in 2012)
#9 Rangiroa and the Tuamotus
The Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora was ranked #22 in the “Top 100 Best Hotels and Resorts in the World” category.
Bora Bora was ranked the #5 and Moorea #6 in the “Top 25 Islands of the World” category.
Properties on the islands of Bora Bora, Taha’a, Huahine, and Moorea captured 11 out of the 15 spots Top 15 Resorts in Australia and the Pacific category; including :
#2 Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora
# 4 InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa
#6 Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa
#7 InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora
#8 Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa
#9 Te Tiare Beach Resort (now called the Royal Huahine)
#10 St Regis Bora Bora Resort
#11 Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa
#13 Le Taha’a Resort & Spa
#14 Le Meridien Bora Bora
#15 Moorea Pearl Resort & Spa
About the Islands of Tahiti:
Easier to travel than often imagined, Tahiti is eight hours by air from Los Angeles with daily nonstop flights. Tahiti is halfway between California and Australia, on the same side of the International Date Line as North America and in the same time zone as Hawaii. There are a total of 118 islands and atolls that comprise this beautiful South Pacific country. Tahiti’s varied landscape ranges from just-above sea level coral atolls to volcanic mountain peaks. Tahiti is renowned for warm waters, white-sand beaches and stunning turquoise lagoons. Find the Islands of Tahiti on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Tahiti TourismeNorthAmerica, Twitter @TahitiTourism and on Pinterest at Tahiti Tourisme North America.