South Pacific Hideaway

Published: March 06, 2006 - Meeting News

Bora Bora - The St. Regis Resort, Bora Bora is now set to open in June, and it will mark the brand's entrance into French Polynesia and the South Pacific.

The luxury property will include 100 over-water and beach-side villas — each built at a cost in excess of $1 million — with five featuring private swimming pools suspended over a lagoon and two secluded near the beach with access to a private helicopter pad. There will also be a 13,000-square-foot "Royal Estate," the largest and most luxurious villa in the South Seas, according to St. Regis.

Room amenities will include Jacuzzis, full kitchens, wireless Internet and both 24-hour butler and room service.

Guests will be able to dine at three restaurants, including a signature venue with the island's first sushi bar. They also will be able to rejunvenate themselves at a 13,000-square-foot spa located on its own private island.