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South Seas Private Hotel

6 Williamson Rd, Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Ranked #7 of 11 hotels in Suva
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is cheap but for a reason. You have to pay a deposit for everything - even $1 for a knife and $1 for a fork to use in the kitchen. Don't stay in Room 31 as it backs on to the toilet block and you can hear everything! And I mean everything! There is a window above the room's... More

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Toney, Alabama
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Stayed there in 1994 and again in June 2014: excellent stay both times. Both times I stayed in the "deluxe" room with the double bed (this time with a rollaway bed added) and en suite bath. Good value, vintage charm. The good: - clean - very close to the Fiji Museum in Thurston Park, Albert Park (to catch a local... More

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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Set on a leafy back street one block above Albert Park, the long running South Seas Private Hotel is a peculiar establishment. Austere, sleepy, more like a no frills boarding school than a hotel, it appears frozen in time. It is! The reception is behind bars. But the wooden hotel is clean, functional and well managed. In the evening guests... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

I stayed 3nights in a door, the hotel is good looking but the common bathroom is only one toilet and one shower upstairs (which are locking with great difficulty!) and 2 downstairs but because we were real few in the hotel it was fine. The real problem is there is no electrical plug in the room and just one bathroom... More

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9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

The building is amazingly well-maintained for its age, and everything was spotlessly clean. We enjoyed walking into town and to the museum from this convenient location, and our room (#38) was very quiet, well-ventilated, and had a nice view of trees and shrubs. The bed was a bit hard. The front office charges a refundable deposit for items like towels... More

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9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I was only in Suva for one week and had to stay within a tight budget. I opted for a private room which gave me separate toilet and bath. The room was clean, sheets were changed daily, there was no aircon but the overhead fan worked fine though it could be hot closer to the summer season. The Staff are... More

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London, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

We headed over to Suva to see what the capital had to offer and booked into the South Seas Private Hotel as it was the cheapest place we could find. We booked a double room for a couple of nights with a shared bathroom. The room itself was clean and tidy enough, but felt a little bit sparse. It might... More

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Suva
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

minus: there is no power plugs in the dorm room. and no induvidual bed lights, only one fluro light in the middle. and the fan only had one speed...full speed. Plus: friendly staf. you can come and go as you wish 24h a day. friendly staf. clean rooms, bathrooms and bed clouthing(changed every day). friendly staf. tv-room/loungh/library/safe storage/kiosk. close to... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
20 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Lots of steps up to the place and a little walk into town. Close to Fiji Museum. The dorm room was okay and reasonably priced. The staff were friendly and looked after my valuables as there are no lockers in the rooms. They have a kitchen if you want to self cater. Suva is not a place you really want... More

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NZ
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61 reviews 61 reviews
19 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Stayed one night for transit. They had had a very busy week, so when we arrived, apparently they had not been able to keep pace with laundering towels or linen. While we were out at dinner, they DID get everything installed int he rooms. DOWNSIDE was getting new towels that hadn't ever been washed, so they still had the residue... More

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Address: 6 Williamson Rd, Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
Location: Fiji > Viti Levu > Suva
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