On the edge of the village of Poindimié the Tieti Tera Beach Resort is located on the most beautiful beach on the east coast of New Caledonia. Tribes of the 3 valleys surrounding will share their ancient culture, rich in emotions. Walkers as hikers will be able to collect the soul of a warm and welcoming people, living to the rhythm of nature.
. By road: Located 300 km (186 miles) from Noumea, the hotel makes a pleasant break when making a tour of the main island (La Grande Terre). . By air: Located 20 minutes South of Touho’s domestic airport served by the local airline, Air Caledonie.
The Tieti Tera Beach Resort is located on the biggest and the most beautiful beach on the East Coast of New Caledonia next to the village of Poindimie.
The Tribes from the 3 Valleys and the People of the Sea as they are known, are the guardians of an ancestral culture, a life rich in emotions and sensations.
Walkers and ramblers will find the people living there, warm and friendly, because, with the exception of Poindimie’s village (the only commercial area on the East Coast), the surrounding communities are living according to the rules of nature, abiding by the teachings of the Elders.
Set in 2.7 hectares of woodland, punctuated by coconut palms and many one-hundred-year old banyan trees, the bungalows are covered in wooden tiles of a special design, and roofs'names are inspired by a local fruit by the name of bonnet d’évêque (Bishop’s mitre).
With its tropical climate, and its authentic, locally inspired architecture, it opens the doors of Melanesia to you.
The Tieti Tea Beach Resort is composed of 50 rooms, and offers 3 types of accommodation including ten spacious "ocean suites" located on the sea front and equipped with luxury amenities ; twenty luxury, "tropical bungalow-style rooms" ; and twenty standard, garden-facing rooms 10 of which are communicating.
Air conditioning . Capacity of 2 people + 1 extra bed . Bathroom amenities with bath, large shower + separate WC in suites . Flat screen TV + satellite channels . Phone with international + local direct calling . Child’s bed upon request – free of charge . Iron and ironing board upon request . Refrigerator, kettle and tea/coffee making facilities . Voltage 220 volts AC . King size bed or Queen size in standard rooms . Secure parking . Individual lockers . Reception open from 6am to 10pm . Office organising excursions and activities . Fax, email, internet and photocopying service . Laundry service and babysitting on request . Transfers between Touho local airport and the hotel on request
The hotel organises its own activities around the pool and the beach. It also welcomes reputable outside companies offering other activities, such as a diving centre (TIETI DIVING, tel: 42.42.05) and excursions at sea (scuba diving, boat trips, canoes, sport fishing) and on land (beach volley, hiking, tennis, activities with local tribes).
Meeting the local community will enable you to understand what being a native of the island is about. Such exchanges, as a result of taking part in traditional activities, are a way of preserving a living culture, bringing together communities and sharing in their emancipation.