Noumea is New Caledonia's cosmopolitan, French-influenced capital and this lively city in the midst of the South Pacific boasts a diverse array of accommodation read more...
French chic in the heart of the Pacific
Once named 'Port-de-France,' urbane Noumea wears its French influences on its sleeves. This picturesque port city is home to an eclectic mix of indigenous Melanesian culture infused with unmistakable Francophile flavours, and it's a great place to bunker down on holiday.
Noumea accommodation counts several Western-style favourites among its many hotels, including the Ramada Plaza Noumea and the Best Western Hotel Le Paris, with the city not only welcoming numerous holiday-makers but also many prominent business makers in what is an important regional economic hub.
Dip your toes in some aquatic-themed luxury
While Noumea is an important South Pacific financial centre, its main attraction are the many beach-fringed resorts which are both scenic and relaxing.
Escapade Island Resort Noumea
Located on a seven hectare island called Ilot Maitre Island and surrounded by 200 hectares of marine reserve, teaming with wildlife. Just 20 minutes by comfortable boat from Noumea city, this tranquil island is the perfect retreat. The hotel comprises 25 luxury overwater bungalows, the closest overwater accommodation to Australia and New Zealand, as well as 44 tastefully furnished garden and ocean view bungalows.