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Matafonua Lodge

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Room & Suite (52)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simply amazing and beautiful place in Tonga, no hesitation to sing praises for Matafonua Lodge. Stay there and you will be very pleased. I would stay there again without question, and recommend to anyone wanting a high quality reasonably priced accommodation in Foa Island.

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank pjrocio
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

This was our third time back to Matafonua and we had an amazing time. The staff and owners were very helpful. Food was superb. Whale watching memorable. Our children had an absolute blast. Matafonua is perfect for children. The dog Ollie is very safe as...More

Date of stay: October 2018
4  Thank michellevanhouts
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Loved our stay, amazing people, food and company. Basic but beautifully simple lodgings. Communal shower was attractive and practical. Plenty to do or hammocks to relax. Great spot for water sports. Enjoyed the snorkeling, kayaking, supping and whale watching. The coral was amazing. Boy's enjoyed...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank victoria99z
Reviewed 13 October 2018

I spent 3 nights at Matafonua during the humpback whale season. A perfect quiet location at the end of the island, on a secluded beach, with excellent swimming, snorkelling and diving. The individual lodge bungalows are very clean and a step away from the beach...More

Date of stay: October 2018
3  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I was travelling to Tonga for the whale season and this resort was recommended. Since it gets booked very quickly, I booked it 2 years previous and didn't really realise that the place had communal toilets/showers and meals. However, this was not a problem (despite...More

Date of stay: September 2018
4  Thank Dragonflymummy
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About
Description
A Pacific-style resort located on the spectacular Northern tip of Foa Island. Pristine white-sand beach, safe swimming and exceptional snorkeling. Thatched-wall beach-front fales with very comfortable More King sized beds. Excellent restaurant/bar with great variety of meals and drinks.On site scuba diving school and seasonal whale watching and swimming excursions. Good library and games available for guest use. Friendly, easy-going owner/managers live on-site. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$105 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Matafonua Hotel Ha`Apai Islands
Location
Tonga > Ha'apai Islands > Foa Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$105 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Matafonua Hotel Ha`Apai Islands
Location
Tonga > Ha'apai Islands > Foa Island
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Traveller (440)
Pool & Beach (108)
Room & Suite (52)
Dining (22)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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noelineken
7 September 2018|
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Response from DiveHQWellington | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was - and plenty of power points to for phones and cameras
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JoshW2770
4 July 2017|
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Response from SBR99 | Property representative |
Hi josh there are several b=reaks near to matafonua but they require a boat charter to get to them and that is not possible during whale season as the boats are flat out . During the months of jan march we have a pretty... More
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satanbug
23 April 2017|
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Response from SBR99 | Property representative |
We a have all essentials plus there are small shops in the village
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Room Tips
"All rooms are quiet and private"
chriswU4571WZ
13 Oct 2018
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"all good rooms"
petrameikle
8 Sep 2018
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"all good- let's not be picky"
Jimbob2014
20 Aug 2018
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"Fale 4 has fewer steps, a great view and not too far from the loo"
DiBecker
14 Aug 2018
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