We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 7 Papeete B&Bs / inns

Hotel Sarah Nui

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   BP 4354 Fare Tony, Papeete, French Polynesia
Hotel amenities
Hotel Sarah Nui
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Save
You added Hotel Sarah Nui to your Saves list
Ranked #5 of 7 Papeete B&B and Inns
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Jay_Hoeft Anchorage, Alaska
Write a Review

51 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    4
    12
    24
    8
    3
See reviews for
4
28
5
2
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (51)
  • Mar-May only
    (12)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (12)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (19)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (8)
All months
Anchorage, Alaska
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place wasn't too bad, I won't go there next time tho. AC was fantastic. Bathroom was kinda weird. Door wouldn't close and shower valve was leaking. Hotel was close to town and this was my first stay in Tahiti. So I cannot really a good review unless I try out the other places Hotels.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
15 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sarah Nui is a good value considering what you get; this recently refurbished (office?) building is now a straightforward hotel located walking distance from downtown Papeete and the ferry terminal / promenade. For an overnight stay before your next morning's ferry ride to Moorea it's a convenient place to crash. The rooms are spacious and very clean, with comfortable... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Solana Beach, California
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all we were only here for a sleepover, waiting for our early morning flight home to CA the next morning. We were disappointed to find they have no in house restaurant, nor is there any restaurant in the neighborhood, which is spotted with industrial buildings. However, we found food trucks within walking distance and had some good chow... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Townsend, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel was old & tired. Location not the best. Hot water didn't last a full shower; could not make phone calls from your room. Staff was adequate at best. On the positive side, wifi was free, location was close to the ferry terminal & they had a shuttle pickup from the airport.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we arrived, it took about an hour to check in, as there was a group of 5 people ahead of us. An hour later... We checked in, which took all of 5 minutes. The frustrating thing is there were two on the desk, and one of them may as well have been a statue. It was 11pm at night... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

A good basic place to stay with airport transfers, very welcome when you arrive in the early hours. Convenient location near to the centre and it's shops, bars and restaurants. Walking sitance to the ferry terminal and helpful friendly staff.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Top Contributor
163 reviews 163 reviews
85 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I didn't expect much of this hotel because most reviews are ok. So we spent only one night here and I wish I hadn't changed to go somewhere else. The location might not be the most attractive but it's very convenient to walk into the the city (15 min) and to the ferry terminal (7 min). The hotel is pretty... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This hotel is in a convenient but unattractive location. It is a short walk from the cruise/ferry terminal area and from downtown. They provide free shuttle service from (but not back to) the airport if you call and provide your flight information 72 hours in advance. This will save you around $30 cab fare. They will give you access to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Doha, Qatar
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We stayed in this hotel as we had an early morning flight out of Papeete. Fairly good rooms, friendly staff, good sleep quality...but that's all. Don't expect too much. Wifi is provided free of charge which works very well. It also has a good parking if you have a rent a car. City center is walking distance!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
florida
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

pros: reasonably priced (for French Polynesia) hotel post cruise for a one night stay. Check in started at noon, and the one receptionist was tired and overwhelmed from the long line of cruise ship passengers. The lobby was not air conditioned. Wi fi included in our package, and was adequate. Room was clean, and adequately furnished in an effort to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Sarah Nui? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel Sarah Nui

Address: BP 4354 Fare Tony, Papeete, French Polynesia
Location: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Tahiti > Papeete
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sarah Nui 3*
Number of rooms: 75
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets, Orbitz, Agoda, Despegar.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Hotel Sarah Nui reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hotel Sarah Nui Tahiti/Papeete

21 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (22)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Hotel Sarah Nui

Top-rated Attractions Nearby
Top-rated Restaurants Nearby