If you've ever dreamed of owning your own private tropical island in the South Pacific, covered in lush palms, cooled by gentle breezes, surrounded by warm turquoise waters,teeming with exotic corals and sea life, then your dream could soon come true. Motu Moie, Tahitian meaning far away isle is currently for sale. This 20 acre private island motu is located in the Society Islands of French Polynesia, 90 miles from Papeete and 15 miles from the world famous volcanic peaks of Bora Bora. It is situated on the edge of a tropical reef within the lagoon surrounding the island of Taha'a- the vanilla island. The property is ideal for a private get-away, or can be developed as an exclusive luxury resort. Discover the beauty of the Polynesian lifestyle. Explore the unspoiled natural surroundings, fish for your own dinner, and relax on your own coral sand beach. Whether you long for peaceful tranquility or active adventure, far from the stresses of everyday life, this paradise could be all yours - a life changing environment to cherish forever. The current accommodations include owner's bungalow, three guest beach bungalows, dining and relaxing bungalow, caretakers house, sports bungalow, and utility buildings. Fresh water is supplied by the islands natural coral filtered well, and electricity for lighting and refrigeration is solar powered.
The Motu offers an endless variety of activities. The sports bungalow includes equipment for snorkeling, windsurfing, kayaking, fishing, spearfishing, water skiing, and sailing. The local village of Patio, on the nearby island of Tahaa, is a 5 minute boat ride, a bit longer by kayak. Here you find shopping for food and necessities, government offices, and French doctors office. Traditional Tahitian festivities and events include music and dancing, crafts, food, and canoe races. French is the official language, but English is taught in the schools, and is widely spoken.The Raiatea airport is a 25 minute lagoon boat ride from the Motu, with daily flights toTahiti, Bora Bora, and other islands. The nearby city of Uturoa, is the cultural center and country's second largest city. Here you find most everything you desire, including various shops, restaurants, supplies, and community hospital. Markets offer products and food from France and around the world. Flights from Los Angeles and other international cities arrive in Papeete daily. A 40 minute local flight brings you to Raiatea/Tahaa, then a short lagoon boat ride brings you to the Motu Moie.
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