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Little Italy Hotel & Restaurant

Vuna Road | Kolomotu'a, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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Ranked #3 of 14 hotels in Nuku'alofa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After coming from the Cook Islands (Rarotonga), Nuku'alofa was a little disappointing in that it was quite dirty in and around the capital. Little Italy is supposedly the best hotel on the island, but it's still quite basic. It has a nice restaurant at the bottom where you also have breakfast, and all the staff were polite and welcoming. I... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed last night (22 July) our anniversary. Everything fine and also had dinner in the restaurant. We checked out today at 10.30 am and left our bags for return and taxi booked 12 noon to take us to the airport. While waiting I asked to use the bathroom but no I was not allowed into the restaurant to use... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 9 nights in this hotel. The rooms are clean, beds comfortable and the staff are friendly and helpful. Sometimes there English is not too good and you certainly have to wait for things you order as they are never in a hurry. We hired a car from little Italy which is very handy. Also worth going on day... More

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and quite hotel in Nuku'alofa. Very clean rooms and nice breakfast. Very friendly staff. Pizzas are great. WiFi works very well. We spent just one night since there is not much to do in this town.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night here after arriving on a late flight. At 10pm the staff were friendly and welcoming and helped settle us in, although there were no restaurant or bar facilities open. Room was clean and tidy and adequate for the one night stay. Very good breakfast and worth having. Close enough to walk into town.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Nuku'alofa in Tonga runs on Pacific Time, and there is nothing wrong with that. The Little Italy Hotel also operates in the same time zone but given that they are rated as a 4 star hotel, they need to lift their game. The rooms are clean, the staff friendly and the food fair. It is well located, with wonderful views... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed 5 nights at this very cute hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful, a little slow at times but that is Tonga. It is really the best hotel on the island at the moment so there is nothing else to compare it with. The food in the restaurant is good basic italian. The rooms were very clean... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I stayed here for 7 nights on business. I chose a room with the sea view and balcony and this was definitely a good choice. I had room 13, which was definitely not unlucky. For anyone thinking this is a full service hotel of the type you would find in a major city, please think again and remember where you... More

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Western Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This was our first trip to Tonga, and, after completing a tour of the island, we concluded that Little Italy was definitely a great choice of accommodation. The rooms were of a reasonable standard, and were equipped with air-conditioners, which was great; the beds were also very comfortable. The best feature of the hotel is definitely the restaurant - the... More

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Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We stayed twice here going and coming to the states. We wanted to pamper ourselves with air conditioning and a nice room. We found it! The bathroom was large and clean. The staff very friendly and accommodating. We are a family of three so needed a cot for daughter. On our return trip all the cots were in use so... More

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Address: Vuna Road | Kolomotu'a, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
Location: Tonga > Tongatapu Island > Nuku'alofa
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool
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The Little Italy Hotel offers 22 deluxe rooms recently renovated, all have a unique decor with a different theme. ​It's a unique boutique hotel, blend of Italian style and Tongan cultures surrounded by the warmth of the South Pacific, providing everything you need under one roof. Ocean view rooms have a private balconies with sensational views overlooking the Pacific Ocean make these rooms extremely popular. The hotel features a well-known Italian restaurant offers authentic Italian cuisine, beef fillet steak, lobster, fish and poultry. They have a great range of rental cars at very competitive prices, Kayaking and Shuttle for Airport transfers & tours. The Royal Palace is just 1 km away, CBD and Talamahu Market is a 20-minute walk or less than 3 minutes drive. ... more   less 
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