Top rated rentals — Bora Bora
Destination guide

Charming Bora Bora will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Bora Bora. This city's snorkeling, shark watching and local tours attract many visitors, and its romantic and relaxing location add to the charm. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Bora Bora

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Travelers enjoy Bora Bora for its snorkeling, shark viewing opportunities and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Bora Bora has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spa Deep Ocean Bora Bora (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Bora Bora

Travelers speak highly of Bora Bora for its snorkeling. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, March, April, February and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Bora Bora

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Bora Bora is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Otemanu (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Sofitel Resort Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Matira Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Le Meridien Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Matira Point (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Pearl Resort Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bora Bora

The nearest airport is in Motu Mute Airport (BOB), located 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Raiatea (RFP-Uturoa), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Bora Bora?

Whether you're after a cozy retreat for you and your sweetie or someplace roomy to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Bora Bora. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Bora Bora, it's hard to top "Vini Villa Bora - Your Luxury Villa In Bora Bora". It has 3 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like a dryer and off-street parking options.
  • "Bora Bora Waterfront Sunrise Villa" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 2 bedrooms, a kitchen, an oven and more. It's around 2 miles from Bora Bora.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Bora Bora vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Bora Bora?

Get far away from the daily grind at one of our weekend getaways in or near Bora Bora. Whether you'd like to hang out with buddies or spend quality time with the fam, there'll be something to suit your needs. These top-rated options are hard to beat:

  • "Coco’s Place Bora Bora - Car Included" is perfect for a weekend of fun and relaxation. It comes with convenient amenities, such as a fridge and an in-room safe, and is located about 2 miles to the north of Bora Bora.
  • Otherwise, make new memories with your loved ones at "Motu Ahuna Villa The Unique Paradise On Bora", which is around 2 miles to the west of Bora Bora. Take advantage of a beach, an oven and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Bora Bora?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish choice, perfectly suited for one or two guests. Spend your days checking out the area and your nights relaxing in your comfy hideaway. The following options in or near Bora Bora will tick all the boxes:

  • After a big day of urban exploration, come home to the comforts of "Fare Vahine Oviri". A meal delivery service and WiFi are among the useful amenities you'll find here.
  • Another excellent rental is "The Black Pearl The Most Luxurious Private Over Water Bungalow In Bora Bora". Don't be fooled by its modest size — this comfortable apartment is packed with convenient amenities like off-street parking options, nearby whale-watching activities and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Bora Bora?

Whether you're chasing a cozy cabin or a house with room enough for the whole family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy some downtime at one of these retreats in or near Bora Bora:

  • If you can only spare a night or two, "Fare Vahine Oviri" is a great choice. It's not too far from the center of Bora Bora, so you'll be near all the best sights.
  • "Villa Maroe - With Swimming Pool And Lagoon View" is also well located. Settle in here and find out why guests rate this getaway as one of their favorites.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Bora Bora?

Idyllic romantic retreats, business trips or solo adventures — a single-bedroom rental property is an ideal solution for a multitude of occasions. One of these options in or near Bora Bora is sure to be just the thing:

  • Good things come in little packages, and "The Black Pearl The Most Luxurious Private Over Water Bungalow In Bora Bora" is a fantastic example of this. This one-bedroom vacation property is in a handy central location and offers amenities like a nearby waterfront and a beach view.
  • "Bora Bora Bungalow - First Class Bungalow With Fabulous Lagoon View" is another comfortable one-bedroom escape also close to the center. When you're not out exploring the area, enjoy a garden, an ocean view and more.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Bora Bora?

It's easy to book your dream vacation with Vrbo. Whether you'd like a cozy cottage or a cool apartment, you'll find amazing two-bedroom options in or near Bora Bora: Here are a few of our personal faves:

  • "Bora Bora Waterfront Sunrise Villa" is a winning choice for small groups and families. As well as two bedrooms, this delightful stay offers handy amenities like a garden and a kitchen.
  • Another great option is "Coco’s Place Bora Bora - Car Included". With convenient amenities such as a garden and a nearby waterfront, you'll have no trouble making yourselves at home here. Pick your bed, unpack your suitcases and let the party begin!