Pension Teautamatea - Rurutu
Elin and Viriamu will be delighted to help you discover the richness and beauty of the island of Rurutu in the Australs Achipelago,located more than 500km south of Tahiti, lost in the middle of the Pacific, far from the usual circuits.
You will find calm and a very Polynesian way of life.
Agriculture (taro cultivation, pig breeding), fishing and traditional crafts (especially Pandanus weaving) remain the basis of the island’s economic activity.
In the district of Vitaria, neara “marae” where the last kings of the island are buried, the Pension Teautamatea is a large house with 3 rooms and a private bathroom.
They are decorated in a very original way with local materials such as bamboo, pandanus, coral and “peue” (braided pandanus mat).
The large terrace or the dining room will allow you to enjoy a rich and varied cuisine based on local products.
A beautiful white sand beach is just in front of the guesthouse and promises moments of contemplation in front of beautiful sunsets.
Located in the west of the island, in the district of Vitaria.
3km from the Airport Transfers to and from the guesthouse are done by the guesthouse.
Dining - Entertainment Features
Half board is included (continental breakfast and 3 course dinner).
Fixe Menu Cuisine based on local products (spicy Uru soup, Umara gratin and several otheratypical and delicious dishes).
Free WIFI connection
Facilities and Activities
Free Activities: Activities: Bicycles, Library, Snorkeling Equipment,
Other Facilities: WIFI in public areas,
The guest house is well adapted to families with children.
The spacious garden can be used as a playground.
At the opposite the road sits a picnic area along an amazing white sand beach with shallow waters.
Information on this fact sheet is subject to change without prior notice.
This property is part of the official range of “Guesthouses & Small Family-Run Hotels of Tahiti & her Islands”.
The classification of these accommodations is established in order to clearly differentiate them from the “International Tourist Hotels”
range, with the following main characteristics :
> limited number of furnished units, usually located near the family home
> limited facilities tailored to local standards, different from the international tourist hotels criteria, subject to the tropical climate and the remoteness of the islands
> limited catering, reception and housekeeping services
> limited staff, both in terms of numbers and professional training
> reduced taxes
Thus, these properties may not be suitable for travelers with specific needs (seniors, reduced mobility, babies, restricted diet, etc.).
We ask you to evaluate your expectations of comfort and to read carefully the description of the property before confirming your
reservation. Any special diet or physical condition, request forarrival/departure outside of the Check-In/Check-Out times indicated, must be communicated to us prior to the reservation and submitted to the property’s acceptance.
Finally, although the level of comfort cannot be compared to international hotels one, the welcome remains professional and the trip will be focused on the client’s experience in a destination-specific environment.
NO Credit Cards Accepted Only 2 ATM on the island. We highly recommend to bring some local currency (XPF) for your extra expenses.
Ceiling Fan, Mosquito Net, Furnished Terrace, Local Broadcast TV,
3 Standard Room & Half Board 4A
Check-in 14:00 Check-out 11:00
Standard Room & Half Board
3 comfortable, spacious, simply decorated rooms with private bathroom and hot water.
They can accommodate up to 4 adults.
Maximum Occupancy: 4A
Bed Configuration: 1 double bed & 1 single or 2 double beds
Additional Facilities: Mobile Fan, Private Bathroom & WC,