Enchanted, actor Marlon Brando made it his refuge in the 1960s, during the filming of “Révoltés du Bounty”. His deepest wish was to make it possible to live there and a place to experience something both authentic and luxurious while preserving its splendor and housing a “university of the sea”. That dream is The Brando, an inspiring example for the tourism of tomorrow and all hospitality professions.
An ecological pioneer and passionate about the Polynesian way of life, Marlon Brando wanted to preserve the natural beauty and the cultural heritage that touched him in Tetiaora. Convinced that the atoll, a former retreat of the Tahitian royal family, could become both a paradise resort and a marine protection center, he began to dream of a Polynesian cultural promoting eco-domain