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Little Italy Hotel & Restaurant

Vuna Road | Kolomotu'a, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited Tonga countless times through business, and have stayed at Little Italy before, but this time we were disappointed. The room had a magnificent view, but it was only set up for one guest, and was so small you could only get around one side of the bed. We did ask the receptionist for another towel, glass etc... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Found the staffs really friendly. They not only looked after me on my business trip but at the same time looked after my family well. the only remark is the non opening of the resturants at lunch time. During these times families will need to travel to town for food. services is really good and looked upon.

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Pau
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Very clean room. Nice sea view. Occidental standard hotel. We stayed there for two nights (saturday/sunday) waiting our flight to another island. It was almost the only place open on Sunday in Tongatapu for dinner. (the reason why we choose this hotel). Be aware they don't serve cooked breakfast on Sunday morning. The employees were nice even if nobody helped... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The food was great, and most importantly it was what you expect. By that I mean, you can count on getting what you imagine you'll get when you order something like bolognese. It comes out looking and tasting like something your used to, not some attempt at it. Everyone was very nice and the view is pretty impressive being that... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Overall excellent, anyone visiting Tonga I suggest you try Little Italy. The staff were amazing, they were always willing to help & also accommodating especially because I have young kids . Considering this is my home country I was very proud to bring my family for their first trip to Tonga & they loved it ! WIFI needs to be... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Overall an excellent little hotel. The room was clean and comfortable with a good size bed and air conditioning.The internet had a 500 MB limit which is not ideal when travelling on business as I needed to access emails and documents online. Overall it was a good stay the free buffet breakfast was excellent and the downstairs restaurant was great,... More 

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Merimbula, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

What an absolute delight , room, meals service and in particular the staff. It is not five star bur considering where you are in the world and the level,of economy it is very good value for the money. The staff are a delight, happy and helpful all the time, we were very sad to leave and hope to return again... More 

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Stayed her for a week. Had room with balcony, bed was very comfortable and room was clean, Bonus was spotting a whale ofshore last morning there. Took them 2 days before supplying milk for my coffee, and then only once, Gave up asking and bought my own milk, Staff very friendly and helpfull, Included breakfast was great, cereals, fresh fruit,... More 

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Disappointed not to be able to get a room with a balcony, our room looked out onto a pretty rough house with the sounds of pigs rooting around and dogs barking in the night. The room itself was OK but one with a view and balcony would have been much nicer especially when you are staying for nearly a week.... More 

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Tappahannock, Virginia
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

From booking online and email special requests Little Italy performs admirably and more. With an excellent indoor / outdoor restaurant, swimming pool, great sea view vista and outstanding service this stopover is a winner ! There are not so many choices in this part of the world and Little Italy is a gem!

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Address: Vuna Road | Kolomotu'a, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
Location: Tonga > Tongatapu Island > Nuku'alofa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 22
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