Noumea travel guide

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You're Going to Love Noumea

With 93,060 inhabitants, Noumea is the most populous city in New Caledonia. It is the most popular tourist destination in the country. We recommend you stay at least 7 days in order to fully appreciate everything Noumea has to offer.

When to visit Noumea

Noumea in September
Estimated hotel price
C$ 225
1 night at 3-star hotel
Noumea in September
Estimated hotel price
C$ 225
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Noumea

Plane

Noumea is served by 2 airports: Noumea Magenta (GEA) and Noumea Tontouta (NOU). The closest to downtown Noumea is Noumea Magenta, which is located 3 km from the city centre. Further away is Noumea Tontouta, 38 km from the centre of Noumea.

Plane

Noumea is served by 2 airports: Noumea Magenta (GEA) and Noumea Tontouta (NOU). The closest to downtown Noumea is Noumea Magenta, which is located 3 km from the city centre. Further away is Noumea Tontouta, 38 km from the centre of Noumea.

Airports near Noumea

Airlines serving Noumea

Air France
Good (983 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (965 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (549 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Good (311 reviews)
Fiji Airways
Excellent (136 reviews)
Air Tahiti Nui
Excellent (43 reviews)
Aircalin
Good (8 reviews)
Air Vanuatu
Okay (7 reviews)
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Where to stay in Noumea

From 5-star hotels such as the Le Méridien Noumea Resort & Spa to great affordable options like the Hôtel du Centre, Noumea offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around C$ 139 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 271 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Noumea

Most booked hotels in Noumea

DoubleTree by Hilton Noumea Ilot Maitre Resort
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 266+
Chateau Royal Beach Resort & Spa, Noumea
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 281+
Hotel Beaurivage
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 159+
Hilton Noumea La Promenade Residences
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 238+
Le Méridien Noumea Resort & Spa
5 stars
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
C$ 271+
Nouvata
3 stars
Good (6.8, Good reviews)
C$ 80+