Hiva Oa Hotels
Hiva Oa Hotels. Known as Paul Gauguin’s Island. One visit to Hiva Oa and you are certain to fall in love with the island that captured Gauguin’s heart. Here you’ll find high mountains, remote beaches, hidden waterfalls and dense forests. There are ancient archaeological sites with petroglyphs. You’ll also discover the largest tikis ever found in Polynesia. Hiva Oa has just one hotel called the Hanakee Lodge. Most noteworthy are the local artists/sculptors who have designed each of the 14 bungalows. Add the warmth & kindness of the local hotel staff and you too will soon see why Paul Gauguin fell in love with the island.