Rental car or not on Moorea?

Oct 18th, 2018, 04:49 PM
Original Poster
Join Date: Mar 2016
Posts: 23
Rental car or not on Moorea?

We are doing a Windstar cruise in March & will be staying 3 extra nights on Moorea afterwards. We spent our 25th anniversary there a bit over 25 years ago. We will be staying at Hotel Les Tipaniers which is about 45 minutes from the ferry. It appears a taxi would be $45 so wondering if we should rent a car. If so, which company have people had luck with? When you book online there always seems to be a huge discrepancy of add ons once you get there so thinking a local company would be better. Or do they have a bus system by now. Looking forward to reconnecting with the beautiful island.
Idahogal is offline  
Oct 19th, 2018, 08:40 AM
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 12,967
We rented from Albert Transport in February. The car we got was older but fine and less expensive than Avis.
Patty is offline  
Oct 21st, 2018, 02:55 AM
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 1,874
I stayed at Les Tipaniers many years ago and just caught the public bus from the ferry. Their website says you can still do so:
Situation | Tipaniers Hotel | Moorea French Polynesia | Hotel Tipaniers Moorea
Diamantina is offline  
Oct 22nd, 2018, 02:53 PM
Original Poster
Join Date: Mar 2016
Posts: 23
That is very helpful. Thank you. We would like to rent a car for at least a day to tour the island but the rest of the time we really need to relax & enjoy our surroundings.
Idahogal is offline  
Related Topics
Original Poster
Last Post
Dec 6th, 2017 12:06 PM
Australia & the Pacific
Jul 9th, 2015 01:17 PM
Caribbean Islands
Jul 20th, 2012 08:15 AM
United States
Mar 17th, 2009 12:32 PM
Apr 2nd, 2007 11:39 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy -


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:27 PM.