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Tanoa Tusitala Hotel

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service, everyone just so lovely. Our room was clean (but for the little bugs), but better than having mozzies chew at you. The location was great as Apia shopping centre just around the corner. Breakfast included in pricing was very enjoyable. Maybe a little change of maybe, kopai, sua esi, or sua fa'i instead of koko rice every day,...

1Thank Rose T
GMTTH, General Manager at Tanoa Tusitala Hotel, responded to this review

Talofa Rose, Thank you for your review of Tanoa Tusitala Hotel. I will be sure to pass on your positive comments to the staff who try everyday to exceed your expectations. The Dancers in our Fia Fia Show are all staff and are very enthusiastic, as I think it shows in the presentation. I will pass onto Chef the suggestions...

Reviewed 14 March 2017

The hotel was okay , wasn't what we expected , as we were expecting to be 'wow' from the room it's self. Instead it average , the shower needs a huge upgrade , as I'm pretty sure people don't make the old showers any more. Found it to be clean but had bugs -ants on the walls on the bathroom...

2Thank Florence L
GMTTH, General Manager at Tanoa Tusitala Hotel, responded to this review

I am intrigued by your review. This is the first I have heard of your "food Poisoning" we had over 90 guests in the hotel during your stay all had breakfasts but no one else reported feeling ill. We take food safety very seriously, my Chef trains staff constantly on the importance of food hygiene. Our showers are not Old...

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Nice modern rooms, bed very comfy, good food, try oka (raw fish in coconut cream), pool is clean, easy steps to get in. Yummy Buffet breakfast(bacon, eggs, pancakes, fruits, bread, and the delicious omelette bar) , fiafia night with dancers on wednesday night for free, just order food.

2Thank rafi999
GMTTH, General Manager at Tanoa Tusitala Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our property. We value your feedback and it is passed onto departments. The complementary Fia Fia night was only whilst they undergoing training. Now that they present a great show our normal charge of WST$65 for a buffet and show including fire dancers is back in effect.

Manila, Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I have stayed at the Tanoa on three occasions and every time I visit, it's so great to be back. Staff are friendly, kind and helpful. The service is great and I feel so at home there. I have also organized meetings and workshops there, and they do an excellent job. Highly recommended!!!

2Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We were here briefly on business, and fortunate to get a room on the day. Comfy, clean and spacious room, with everything you need in the heart of Apia. Food was good and the staff were friendly and attentive.

1Thank kellyannawalker
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Enjoyed the well manicured grounds and neatly kept rooms. The level of customer service is exceptional, and in particular offered by Darren and Tracey who were extremely helpful and professional. I highly recommend the Tanoa Tusitala. Will stay again anytime.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The Tanoa Tusitala is a great hotel, spacious, well equipped and comfortable rooms. Food is excellent, staff very friendly and helpful. Good location, short walk to shops/markets. Recommend this hotel!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I have just retuned from my holiday in samoa. Tanoa was awesome to stay at. The place was clean and the staff were amazing. Special thanks to Tracey N Faggase for out standing service. Will be going back their again.

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Purcells Pen, Saint Catherine, Jamaica
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Quick trip to Samoa for a wedding. The wedding was held at Tanoa so was logical to book a room there too. Have been a guest at Tanoa many times. Airport shuttle service was good as expected with the airport currently under construction. Staff at reception, bell boys and bar/restaurant were awesome. Thank you for the ability to utilise late...

2Thank CorinnaPurcell
GMTTH, General Manager at Tanoa Tusitala Hotel, responded to this review

Talofa Corinna, Thank you for your review of Tanoa Tusitala, I am glad that your stay was enjoyable and I will pass on your remarks to our staff at our next training meeting. The wedding was great the bride and groom looked fantastic. We hope you consider us when you return to Samoa.

Apia, Samoa
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I never stay at Tusitala - I avoided it for some reason dont know why. That was 10 years ago. Heard great things about new management and wow its is great clean and very friendly staff. Imagine you rock up unbooked and just looking for a deal and bang they delivered. From the welcome smile of SA one of their...

Thank isikelituituku

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Apia, the Tanoa Tusitala Hotel is the ideal Hotel for Business and leisure. It is located within walking distance to all major offices,and is easily accesable to all major tourist spots.There is 95 beautifully renovated guest rooms all with individually controlled Air Conditioning. Situated on 12 acres of landscaped gardens and offering all the facilities you would expect of a 4 Star Plus Hotel. The hotel features a swimming pool and children’s pool, Tamarind Specialty restaurant, tennis courts and Poolside Bar.Senakai Spa is located at the Hotel, and is the perfect place to rewind, relax and enjoy some wonderful Spa treatments. ... more   less 

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Address: Beach Rd | Sogi, Apia, Upolu 1, Samoa
Region: Samoa > Upolu > Apia
Price Range: RM458 - RM814 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tanoa Tusitala Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 95
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Tanoa Tusitala Hotel Samoa/Apia
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Apia
#4 Family Hotel in Apia
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“Corner upstairs room was great.”
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adisirat, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There were obviously quieter areas in the complex. We should have asked for a quieter area. I'm sure they would have kindly obliged.”
roset550, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you want to be close to the pool and breakfast opt for the 100 series rooms”
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