Tahara'a InterContinental exterior bar and beach view

Title

Tahara'a InterContinental exterior bar and beach view

Description

The Tahara'a InterContinental Hotel (1964-1978) was dramatically perched on a cliff above one of Tahiti’s famed black sand beaches, with descending tiers of rooms spread out below the ridge of the hill and balcony trellises draped in bougainvillea.

Architecture by Wimberly, Allison, Tong & Goo

Interiors designed by Neal Prince.

Photograph by Arie deZanger.

Creator

Wimberly, Allison, Tong & Goo
Prince, Neal A.

Contributor

deZanger, Arie

Date

1968

Subject

Inter-Continental Hotels and Resorts
Bars (Drinking establishments)
Hotels--French Polynesia : Island--Tahiti
Hotels--French Polynesia--Papeete
Hotels--Decoration

Rights

Neal A. Prince Special Collection & Archives, New York School of Interior Design, New York, NY, United States

Coverage

Pape’éte, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Files

tahiti_S1_0009.jpg

Citation

Wimberly, Allison, Tong & Goo and Prince, Neal A., “Tahara'a InterContinental exterior bar and beach view,” Designing the Luxury Hotel: Neal Prince and the Inter-Continental Brand, accessed January 27, 2023, https://nealprince.omeka.net/items/show/85.

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