Where: Bora Bora is a picturesque island in the northwest corner of Tahiti, in French Polynesia. Easily accessible by plane.
The Resort: This 5 star resort features 107 overwater bungalows with stunning views of the Pacific ocean and the majestic Mount Otemanu. Indulge in one of 15 bungalows with private salt water plunge pools, or simply bathe or snorkel in the crystal clear waters. Private bungalow or not, the views and mesmerizing color palette of indigo, sapphire and turquoise are worth the visit alone.
The Spa: Soak in the outdoor vitality pool and gaze at the pristine crystal clear lagoon through a calming cocoon of tropical palms, vibrant foliage and fragrant flowers. Treat yourself with massage and the signature rituals at this award-winning holistic spa, featuring OSEA natural skin care. Nurture the body on a breathtaking yoga sun deck overhanging the lagoon. The Bora Bora spa exclusively uses natural-derived ingredients, many of which are native to the region such as monoi, tamanu, organic seaweed, kukui, passion fruit and coconut oils.
Travel Tips: Temperatures in Bora Bora are nearly perfectly stable year-round, averaging from the mid-70s to the mid-80s. Rainfall is most common between November and April– but these are also the best months to avoid the crowds! The Four Seasons Resort, Bora Bora gets booked up fast by eager honeymooners in June and July, so plan ahead!
Can’t wait? Experience OSEA body products rich in Bora Bora botanicals for an at-home spa experience.
Kukui Oil: This rich botanical deeply hydrates dry, aging skin and reduces the appearance of stretch marks. Perfect for sensitive skin types. Find it in:
Coconut Oil: The ultimate skin superfood, raw virgin coconut oil firms, smoothes skin and minimizes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Find it in:
Passion Fruit Oil: The seeds of this sweet, tropical fruit contain precious oil that hydrates, firms, and protects skin against environmental aggressors. Find it in: