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Matafonua Lodge

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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Tonga is quite simply one of the most beautiful places on Earth. I went to Matafonua with a group of friends to spend 8 days swimming with humpback whales. It did not let me down...but it was the wonderful owners, Darren and Nina along with...More

Thank SKeena49
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is more cheaper than the fabulous Sandy Beach resort just up the beach by 200 metres but it serves as a perfect place to hang out while gearing up for snorkelling, diving or waiting for your whale swimming boat to get ready. Accommodation is...More

Thank Henk V
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Me and my partner stayed here last week! Where do I start. Is it that my backyard for the last week was the most beautiful coral reef I've ever seen? the amazingly delicious meals that were made fresh every night? or maybe the outstanding staff...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 14 January 2018

It is hard to imagine how you could improve on this location - amazing beach and lagoon right outside your fale. The experienced and friendly operators enhanced the experience even more. Each night they produced amazing and a wide variety of meals, which was amazing...More

Thank forgottencorners
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Wow...for a first-time visitor to the South Pacific, conjuring azure/cerulean waters to gaze upon, abundant sea life to explore, and swaying palm trees to sit under, Matafonua was all that and more. It is a spectacular setting, at the tip of an island where, protected...More

Thank Robert B
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$113 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$113 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Josh W
4 July 2017|
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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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Kevin T
23 April 2017|
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We a have all essentials plus there are small shops in the village
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staffardo
20 March 2017|
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Yes beach and bathroom towels are provided
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"Matafonua books up a year in advance so plan ahead."
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"Get a room close to the bathroom unless you don't mind long walks in the middle of the night!"
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"All rooms look great. Room 5 for families would probably be the closest to the bathrooms."
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"With only 8 fales, all are equally great"
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