Tahaa Hotels. Known as the Vanilla Island, Tahaa is a veritable greenhouse. In addition to vanilla, this beautiful island is also rich with banana and watermelon plantations. The mainland of Tahaa is surrounded by several islets. The islets have pristine beaches covered in white sand with swaying palms. It is here you’ll find some of the most interesting hotels of French Polynesia. There is the 5 Star Le Tahaa Island Resort and the 4 Star Vahine Private Island. In addition, you’ll find some charming small family run guesthouses. You’ll enjoy Tahaa as a wonderful romantic destination, slightly off the beaten path.