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Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2016

On the first occasion it was to celebrate our 25th wedding annivesary - although the weather was not great (cyclone season) the reception and care from everyone at the resort was outstanding. On the day of our anniversary we were kept unusually long waiting for breakfast - when we finally returned to our fale we found out why - the...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Beautiful island that my friend and I stayed at. Caught a boat from the main island there. Which was only 20 or so minutes away. Dinner was amazing, ate some Tongan dishes there. Their cultural night was amazing too, seeing lil tongan kids perform their traditional dances. Stayed in the fale with an outdoors bathroom. Very secluded and private. Enjoyed...

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We spend an amazing week on the wonderful FaFa Island! It is soooo relaxing and management and staff cater to every detail and request. The fale is comfortable, love the garden bathroom. Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating (hammock and deck chairs) to relax and enjoy your book or sleep. zzzz. Snokelling, kayaking and swimming from anywhere on the island...

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Fafa Island is a magical escape from the modern world! If you're looking for lots of activities and entertainment, this is probably not the place for you But if you want peace and quiet, an idyllic setting, a warm friendly staff and beautiful secluded villas, book a fale on Fafa. You will be woken by the sound of birds and...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I went here with a friend on a day trip. Its a lovely island with a nice resort built in a sympathetic way. There is a beautiful little library, nice restaurant overlooking the beach and its a great place to forget everything and just relax. It is worth noting that its not particularly a place to go swimming unless you...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The island is a 45 min boat ride from the mainland, and about an additional 30 mins for the transfer from the airport. Everything went smoothly for us, even though it was an evening arrival. The fales (ie rooms) are well spaced out and each had its own entrance through the garden, with a clearing outside with loungers. From there...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We concur with the majority of the reviews; it's a great site for a "do nothing much" vacation. We had a full week here without leaving the island. I'll mention just a few aspects that might be helpful for older guests. We arrived in the dark off the evening Auckland 'plane. The wharf was pitch black and had uneven levels,...

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

We were there for the whale watching and stayed 3 nights. The staff is very helpful, the food is good, the room is nice. Maybe a long stay is too much because the island is quite small. The massage is at 80 TOP (1 hour) We highly recommend the half day main island tour that Fafa island can organize (the...

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Dannevirke, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 November 2016

What a great place for a totally relaxing holiday - Beautiful location, spacious fales, excellent staff and delicious food.We loved it.We were also lucky enough to see humpback whales just out from our fale - Bonus.

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Waikanae
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Fabulous spot only 1/2 hour boat ride from Tonga'tapu. Only 13 fales on the island - could not fault the meals - they were so delicious!!! Lovely staff - Vili, Lucy, Louisa plus others. Fales superb - large beds - outdoor bathrooms - separate dressing rooms. Kayaks, snorkelling gear, library etc all free to use. A small island - only...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Additional Information about Fafa Island Resort

Address: | PO Box 1444, Fafa Island, Tonga
Region: Tonga > Fafa Island
Price Range: RM803 - RM1,496 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fafa Island Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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“all rooms are private secluded and you can see the water from most i think... beds are comfy, and rooms serviced every day.....”
 of 5 bubbles lornaj4, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If mobility is a problem (on narrow unpaved tracks) ask to be close to the office/centre”
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