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The Islands of Tahiti Take Two of the Top Three Spots in Conde Nast Traveler’s 2015 Readers’ Choice “Best Islands in the World” Category
November 10 2015

Hotels, Resorts and Cruise Lines Throughout the Islands Honored

LOS ANGELES – The islands of Bora Bora and Moorea in The Islands of Tahiti were voted “Best Islands in the World 2015” in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2015. Several hotels, resorts and cruise lines throughout French Polynesia were represented in various readers’ choice categories. 
Bora Bora, known for its world-renowned lagoon and majestic Mt. Otemanu was voted #2 island and Moorea was voted #3 in the “Best Islands in the World” category. Overall 20 islands were featured in the rankings.
The Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are nominated and ranked by the affluent and well-traveled readers of Conde Nast Traveler. This year marks the 28th year of the survey and 128,000 travelers submitted millions of ratings and tens of thousands of comments that helped Conde Nast Traveler create their list of the winning favorites.   
Properties on the islands of Bora Bora, Moorea, Rangiroa and Taha’a were represented in the “Top 25 Resorts in Australia & the South Pacific.”  These include:
#4 Le Taha’a Resort & Spa
#5 St. Regis Bora Bora Resort
#10 Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora
#12 InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa
#14 Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa
#17 Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa
#18 Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa
#19 Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa
#24 InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora
Cruise partners in The Islands of Tahiti honored in the Readers’ Choice 2015 ‘World’s Best Cruise Lines’ catergory include:
  • Small Ship Cruise Line #2 : Paul Gauguin
  • Small Ship Cruise Line #3 : Windstar
  • Small Ship Cruise Line #5 : Silversea
  • Midsize Ship Line #1 : Crystal Cruises
  • Midsize Ship Line #3 : Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Midsize Ship Line #4 : Princess
  • Midsize Ship Line #5 : Oceania
  • Large Ship Line #3 : Princess
  • Large Ship Line #5 : Royal Caribbean International
  • Large Ship Line #6 : Celebrity Cruises
About the Islands of Tahiti:
 Located in the South Pacific, The Islands of Tahiti are just eight hours by air from Los Angeles. Surrounded by pristine, crystal clear blue waters, the 118 islands and atolls offer natural beauty, authentic island culture, and unique French Polynesian style. The Islands of Tahiti are world-renowned for their white-sand beaches, stunning turquoise lagoons and varied landscapes ranging from coral atolls to volcanic mountain peaks. Each island offers a variety of accommodation experiences from luxurious resorts with overwater villas, to family pensions to sailing via private charter or scheduled cruise. Privacy comes naturally in The Islands of Tahiti and offers visitors the space to relax and reconnect. 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. For further information, visit or call (310) 414-8484.



Contact Information
For further information, please contact the Tahiti Tourisme Public Relations Team:

Cait Langley
Communications Coordinator
Ph: (310) 414-8484 ext 222
Fx: (310) 414-8490


For all articles, please list the following contact information for the official Destination Marketing Office for the islands of Tahiti in North America:

Tahiti Tourisme North America
9841 Airport Blvd, Suite 1120
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Phone: (310) 414-8484
Fax: (310) 414-8490

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