Need to know
Noon, check-in from 3pm, but both are flexible, subject to availability.
Double rooms from $309.00, excluding tax at 14.5 per cent. Please note the hotel charges an additional resort fee of $35.00 per room per night on check-out.
Rates include à la carte breakfast, with options such as ‘rawnola’ with almond milk, freshly churned smoothies, egg-white frittatas, and house-cured salmon.
There’s an ‘Adventure Garage’ filled with water sports kit for surfing, kayaking, snorkelling and more.
At the hotel
WiFi. In rooms: record player and selection of vinyl, beach bag, Le Labo bath products, minibar, free bottled water, tea- and coffee kit, air-conditioning.
Our favourite rooms
Every room is different, so pick according to your priorities – go for La Vue for panoramic ocean views through an oversized picture window, Ciel for a stone bath tub and vaulted ceilings, or Citron for lemon-scented air drifting in from the garden.
The sceney saltwater pool is heated, and flanked by palm trees and day-beds.
There’s a tucked-away treatment room, for aromatherapy massages and facials on request.
Leave the laptop at home – Hotel Joaquin is all about unplugging and unwinding.
If you’re a wheelchair user, book the adapted Motu guest room. The hotel’s common areas meet ADA standards, too.
These digs are for grown-ups only.
The hotel is keen to look after its own patch, which is why it works with the Clean the Ocean conservation project. The ingredients used at the restaurant comes from local farmers and the kitchen garden, and the bath products are by cruelty-free Le Labo.