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Deluxe Home in Gated Residence. Spectacular Panoramic Views. Access to Beach.

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Last updated: 05/17/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 bedroom 1 1/2 bathroom Deluxe home, access to beach. Ocean + mountain views.

Fully equipped, state of the art, living/dining/kitchen open space. Air conditioning, large deck with jacuzzi tub, lounge chairs, outdoor living area and covered al fresco dining area. Communal fitness center, swimming pool and tennis court.
Close to Dolphin Center and Snorkling, Kayak and Paddleboard Rentals. 5 minutes to restaurants, cafes, shops, grocery store, ATM and gas station. 25 minutes to ferry - 30 minute ferry ride to Tahiti.


Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian
Response Rate: 0%
Calendar last updated: 05/17/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 120 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome:

    The house is for 4 people. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • Air conditioned master bedroom with queen size bed, opens onto the deck. Air conditioned second bedroom with 2 single beds, opens onto a deck. Child bed or baby crib available on request....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2


  • Bathroom 1

    Walk-in shower...moreless

  • Bathroom with large walk in shower, vanity with one sink 1/2 bathroom with toilet and sink. Outdoor shower and Jacuzzi tub on the deck....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Housekeeping at the end of your stay $120. The housekeeper is available for a charge of $20 an hour for extra cleaning, laundry, ironing, shopping for food and some cooking as well. ...moreless


  • Books:

    A few books and magazines...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    A few CD's and DVD's...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Dock for Ipad and Ipod or Iphone...moreless

  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    From the side deck you can enjoy a stunning view of the mountains behind the house....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    From the deck there is a wide view of the ocean and surrounding hills...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Living/dining/kitchen open space. Stools around kitchen island. Also an outdoor table with 2 benches and 2 chairs for al fresco dining....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    in both bedrooms. Fan in living area....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Stair master, treadmill , upper and lower body weight machines...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    free wifi high speed...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    High quality cotton sheets...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Sofa, 2 armchairs and large coffee table. Shelves with some tourist information, books and CD/DVD...moreless

  • Parking:

    Private parking space for one car in front of house. More parking available on the road....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of towels both for bathroom and for outside on deck....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Front loading washing machine...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Italian Bialetti stove top espresso coffee maker and Nespresso machine, electric kettle...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes for 6 people, wine and champagne glasses, silverware and kitchen knives and utensils...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Fisher Paykel dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    fully equipped with pots, pans, dishes, silverware and glasses. Toaster, Blender, Nespresso machine, electric kettle. Dishwasher, stove and oven. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee, tea, sugar, salt and pepper, olive oil, vinegar, Bottled water....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    large refrigerator with freezer...moreless

  • Stove:

    induction stove and electric oven...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Off the master bedroom and living room with mountain views....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Outdoor living area plus 3 lounge chairs and covered area with a table, 2 benches and 2 armchairs for al fresco dining...moreless

  • Golf:

    20 minute drive from the house...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    as well as paddle boards can be rented across the street from the residence, or next to the hotel Tipanier, a few minutes drive or 10 minute walk from the residence...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Fare pote is the equivalent of a Lanai, an outdoor covered space with a table, 2 benches and 2 chairs for al fresco dining...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Within the fitness area available to owners and guests of the residence...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Can be rented at same locations as kayaks, canoes and paddle boards...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Within the fitness area at the bottom of the hill. Communal to owners and guests of the residence only...moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    Private Jacuzzi tub on the deck, water is heated by the sun, so it is not very hot which is not needed in the tropics....moreless



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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • end of stay cleaning fee $120
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included


The $500 security deposit is due at the time of booking to guarantee the reservation.

The weekly rate includes a welcome dinner for 2 with a glass of wine or a one hour massage for 2 at the house.

A brief self explanatory contract will be e mailed to guests at the time of booking. Payment methods include, US $ check, bank transfer. No credit cards. Monthly rates can be negotiated.

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Holy Cow steak house just outside residence
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
down the hill from the house,

Car: Necessary

There are a lot of things to do in Moorea. My house, although on a hill, is perfectly located for beach activities. Kayaks, paddle boards and snorkeling equipment can be rented right across the street from the residence. Tours by motorboat to sightsee, swim with rays and sharks can be booked a few minutes away from the residence, next to the hotel Tipanier, and there is a dolphin center at the bottom of the hill of the residence. The Tiki village, about 20 minutes drive, is worth going to to watch the best Tahitian dance show on the island. Snack Mahana is my favorite lunch spot on the beach, less than 10 minutes from the house. There is a grocery store 5 minutes from the house, ATM,cafes, shops, a few restaurants and a gas station with a mechanic are about 10 minutes away.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: I am a world traveler, originally from Italy. I like to spend time in beautiful places and share them with like minded people. I have a home in Mill Valley California which is also on VRBO #360560, and a home in Rome, Italy. This little gem in Moorea, a half hour ferry ride from the main island of Tahiti, is my special little retreat in the sun, to get away from the cold of winter.

Why French Polynesia:
Moorea is one of the more beautiful places I have seen in my travels. The people are laid back and nice, the climate is mild and the ocean is clean. There are few tourists, so it is still very 'real', without being third world because it is French. The restaurants serve great food, and the healthcare is good in case I need it. There are many outdoor activities available, like hiking, biking, surfing, snorkeling and scuba diving, as well as my favorite, Tahitian dancing. The house is within a gated residenciall area, so it is totally private and safe for a single woman like me. The neighbors are mostly couples and families. The caretaker and his wife are helpful if I need anything and there is a fitness facility which I like to use when it rains. The Intercontinental hotel is at the bottom of the hill if I want some action. They rent paddle boards and kayaks, have a happy hour at sunset and a good restaurant. A small shopping center is 5 minutes away and there are a number of good restaurants in the area.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
The reason I chose this property over others is the security of the gated residence, the site, which is very beautiful and although not directly on the beach, the beach is just down the hill. The hill itself offers great hiking right of out my front door. The villas, designed by a well known French architect, are very tasteful, beautifully landscaped, and have all the modern amenities. My villa has only one neighbor, and is very quiet and private.

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Calendar last updated: 05/17/2017

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  • View from the deck of Villa Ta'ura.

    View from the deck of Villa Ta'ura.

  • #38 Villa Ta'ura

    #38 Villa Ta'ura

  •  view of mountains from deck

    view of mountains from deck

  • second bedroom

    second bedroom

  • kitchen


  • fitness area at residence

    fitness area at residence

  • living room

    living room

  • Swimming pool and tennis court of residence

    Swimming pool and tennis court of residence

  • Playing with rays at nearby beach

    Playing with rays at nearby beach

  • Dolphin center across the street from residence

    Dolphin center across the street from residence

  • location of residence, across from Intercontinental resort

    location of residence, across from Intercontinental resort

  • Legends residence

    Legends residence

  • Entrance onto deck

    Entrance onto deck

  • Ocean view from deck

    Ocean view from deck

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Al fresco dining on deck

    Al fresco dining on deck

  • living room

    living room

  • Breakfast


  • After sunset from deck

    After sunset from deck

  • Nearby beach

    Nearby beach

  • Wind surf, kayak,  paddle board rentals at nearby beach

    Wind surf, kayak, paddle board rentals at nearby beach

  • Moorea, Cooks Bay

    Moorea, Cooks Bay

VRBO #573327

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Monday, May 22, 2017

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