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Address: , Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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Part of the Family.

My wife and I stayed at Brenda's Fales for 3 nights. We ate "Mama" Sina's lovely food and got to know her son and her daughters too. We had a great time, despite frequent rain... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

My wife and I stayed at Brenda's Fales for 3 nights. We ate "Mama" Sina's lovely food and got to know her son and her daughters too. We had a great time, despite frequent rain. The beach is really lovely with the fales right at the water's edge. I found a patch of regenerating coral right out from my fale.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

the lady who manages the Fales is so friendly and welcoming and her laugh is so infectious it's wonderful. When she laughs, our whole group was laughing with her. The weather was a bit cooler on the day we went there so no one hardly swam. The water was murky so we couldn't really use our snorkels.

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Matakana, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I don't really want to share this as it was so good Id hate there to be millions of people there to spoil it! But Vaiula beach fales was the place to be. Ideally located on the nicest beaches, with lava tube caves on the property. We had the best time ever. Local kids to play with and local villagers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Great beach to swim at. Water is pristine clear and is great to snorkel at. There is a bar that you can sit outside a check out the sights

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Really liked Tafa Tafa beach - friendly people, lovely fale's with curtains on the beach....beautiful view.....great sand and shells.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We stayed 5 nights on our trip in samoa at the Maota-o-Ma'a Beach Fales by Alaimoana and his family. The beach is beautiful and the fales are clean, spacious and well maintained. The family cooked us traditional food and took us to church. Our favourite place to stay in samoa. Recommend!

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Apia, Samoa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Very close to Apia...about 50 minutes by car...not too crowded and lovely Aunty Mago (recently pictured on John Key's last visit) a real character to make you feel at home...down the Mormon Church turn off and left at the coast....

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Weston, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This was a tour stop during our cruise ship's day in Apia, Western Samoa. TafaTafa Beach is soooo beautiful. The water was cooler than expected. Very refreshing. The water's bottom, near shore, was quite rocky and it took me a while to find a soft spot to wade and stand. It was heaven... being in the South Pacific, was exciting... More 

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Lovely white sand beach. It is down an unsealed road, but we had a 4WD so it was pretty easy to get to. It was 20WST to use the beach, and another 20 to use the fales. We went snorkelling there, and while there wasn't heaps of variety we still had a great time seeing all the bright tropical fish.

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Campbell River, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It was a lovely beach to view but very rocky and tricky to get into. there was one area where there was a rock free path to get into deeper water for swimming. The fale's were perfectly place for shade.

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