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Waterfront Lodge

Vuna Rd | Ma'ufanga, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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Ranked #1 of 14 Hotels in Nuku'alofa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed for 4 nights, attending a conference at the Fa'onelua Convention Centre which is about 15 minutes walk back in the business centre of Nuku'alofa. Nothing was too much trouble, especially for two of the young women receptionists cum wait persons cum room attendants. We had dinner at the restaurant on the first night - the BBQ'd mahimahi was... More

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colorado
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here 2 nights on our way to Vava'u and on our way back from Vava'u. We like the quaint building. Everything was kept up. It was quiet, despite being on a main road. The watefront was nice to walk along and interesting in the morning with all the fishermen going out. The room was clean and the bed... More

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Bendigo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night on our outward journey to Vava'u and for 2 more nights on our return to Tongatapu to connect with our International Flights. We caught a taxi to and from the airport which was no problem. Arrived quite late and found staff very attentive. We stayed in room 1 and 7. I preferred room 7... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Waterfront for 3 nights on out way to Fa fa island. This hotel was perfect in every way. The staff were so nice throughout our stay. The food in the restaurant was superb with excellent service. We found the walk in to town a good distance and a pleasant stroll. As we were... More

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Brisbane
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a night here before our flight home after a week of whale watching in Vava'u. It is clean and comfortable with friendly helpful staff. I would recommend their airport collection as a quick easy option. The location is good being slightly out of town. We enjoyed visiting the fish markets across the road. The walk into town takes... More

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Tappahannock, Virginia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Locating lodgings to meet the comfort needs of the South Pacific traveler are happily provided by the Waterfront Lodge. They pick you at the airport, have all mod cons including wifi and the most cheerful and bend over backwards helpful staff.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We stayed at the Waterfront Lodge in Tonga as it was my wife's life long dream to visit the Kingdom since she was 6 years old! I did a bit of research on Tonga but was surprised at the island way of life - it was very laid back and not much night life - not that we were looking... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

7 of us arrived here after a week in Vavau fishing. Very friendly & helpful staff. Nice tidy rooms. Restaurant food was magnificent. If staying here walk accross the road & catch a boat to big Mumas yacht club 10 mins ride to the island for a day of swimming eating & relaxing on the the beach, with a beer... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is a nice hotel on the waterfront maybe 2 km from downtown Nuku'alofa. There is quite a bit of activity going on nearby with the wharves including departing vessels to nearby islands. The room and bathroom are a good size. I had some trouble with the internet but they gave me a dongle which worked well. My room faced... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

If you see a bad review, the person didnt stay here! The staff where attentive and quickly knew my wishes and needs. Late night returnes with the car into the secure car park where not an issue and it felt safe. Meals where excelent and we tried a new dish every night, to find the food was concistently excelent. The... More

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Address: Vuna Rd | Ma'ufanga, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
Location: Tonga > Tongatapu Island > Nuku'alofa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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Waterfront Hotel Nuku Alofa
Waterfront Lodge Tonga/Tongatapu Island

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