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the South Pacific Islands

The InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Accommodations at this resort include three family suites and eight villas, which are situated over the turquoise waters of the property's saltwater lagoon. Active guests can use the fitness and aerobic room, or head outdoors and onto the water in an outrigger canoe, kayak, or pedal boat. Other activities include stargazing sessions, palm-frond weaving, and snorkeling. The 13,000-square-foot Deep Ocean Spa has hyrdrotherapy, beauty, and gentle energy therapies on the menu. Steam baths, glass-floored bungalows, and a tea lounge are a few of the other spa highlights.