5 Unbeatable Resorts for your New Caledonia Holiday
An exciting blend of cultures to experience under a balmy tropical sun—what more could you want from your holiday? This South Pacific paradise has become increasingly popular, at only hours from Australia’s east coast, so we’ve compiled this list to help you pin down the best resorts for your New Caledonia holiday.
Le Meridien Noumea
A little slice of paradise overlooking Anse Vata bay, with direct access to the aquamarine waters of the world’s largest lagoon and the stunning stretch of sand that makes up Noumea’s most popular beach. Find your balance on a paddleboard or take the plunge with snorkeling gear, free to use for hotel guests. With 4 restaurants and bars, the gorgeous Deep Nature Spa, gym, tennis courts and even a golf simulator to practice your swing, you’ll never run out of things to do at Le Meridien Noumea!
Sheraton Deva Resort and Spa
An unforgettable escape for the whole family, nestled among the hills of Grand Terre’s west coast with direct access to 13-kilometres of unspoiled white-sand beach. Melanesian-inspired design is pulled off with style and breezy sophistication, while the finest facilities will take your holiday to the next level—including an enormous pool, fitness centre, kids’ club and 18-hole dye-designed golf course expertly blended into the exquisite surrounds. Around 2-hours from Noumea, at Sheraton Deva you can escape the city and discover an area of great natural beauty and cultural interest.
Le Meridien Ile Des Pins
Tropical dreams are made of this: a private island resort set amidst the beauty of pine-clad hills and sparkling Oro Bay. The Isle of Pines is one of the world’s most romantic islands, all powder-white sand and shimmering azure waters, and this intimate resort is perfect for a couples’ retreat with 48 luxury rooms and suites. Everything you need is at your fingertips at Le Meridien Ile Des Pins—whether that’s working up a sweat at the fitness centre or indulging at the day spa—while La Pirogue Restaurant provides the perfect setting for wining and dining with French and Melanesian dishes of the finest regional produce.
Chateau Royal Beach Resort and Spa
Chateau Royal offers a taste of France in the warmth and tranquillity of the South Pacific. The 7 elegant floors of this impressive resort are set within tropical gardens, perfectly positioned to watch the sunset over adjacent Anse Vata beach. With 3 superb restaurants and bars, from fine-dining to casual beachside eats, and Aqua Royal Spa where you can discover the one-of-a-kind Aquatonic Pool with hydro-massage stations, or the blissful simplicity of a private bubble bath and a glass of champagne.
A chic seaside resort with all the comforts of home. The large, self-catering studios and multiple-bedroom apartments at Hilton Noumea are perfect for groups or families. Sitting on the edge of the world-famous lagoon, with direct access to Anse Vata beach and conveniently close to all the highlights of the city centre. The resort boasts an impressive list of facilities including La Terasse Restaurant, space for meetings and events, as well as a beautiful glass-walled chapel for weddings.