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Ha'atafu Beach Resort

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Ha'atafu Beach | Ha'atafu Beach, Tongatapu Island n/a, Tonga
Ha'atafu Beach Resort
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just returned from a family holiday at this lovely haven. Seeking an unconventional but idyllic location Tonga and Ha'atafu seemed to fit the brief. The resort sits on a beach on the main island about a 40 minute transfer from the airport. We were accommodated in one off 11 fales where the maximum resort occupancy is just 25 guests. The... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay at Ha'atafu. We went away as two families. We were 3 adults and stayed in Fale 11. We had our own bathroom and fridge in the room which was really handy, especially for cooling your drinks. This little resort offers plenty in a relaxed environment. You can lay on the beach all day or take... More 

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family garden fale. 5 of us in one room. Very comfortable beds , very clean - we slept like logs. Brilliant snorkelling and kayaking. Food was a highlight - fresh fish caught every morning by the resort's owner and served up every night in various guises - sashimi, marinated, curry, with capers and butter, thai style ....... More 

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

I recently spent a week at the Ha'atafu Beach Resort with my husband and a group of friends for a Wedding. I have to say that from the moment we got there to the moment we left, we felt welcome and cared for. Moana, Hola and the staff were polite and friendly. They were more than willing to accommodate for... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Moana, Hola, and the family and staff at Ha'atafu are some of the kindest, most wonderful people we have ever met. We had family and friends from NZ, Australia, and the US all travel to Tonga for our wedding at Ha'atafu. We stayed for just over a week and could not have had a better time! Everyone at Ha'atafu helped... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The Ha'atafu Beach Resort was recommended by a friend. It lived up to all expectations. The location is amazing, right on a beautiful beach and tropical reef. The staff are all very friendly and the family that own the resort all work hard at making your stay great. We snorkelled, fished, walked, & relaxed for seven lazy days. The food... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Had booked the trip to go surfing and fishing plus live like a local. A knee injury eliminated me from the first two but still had an amazing time. Steve was very accommodating and would provide an excellent service. I would highly recommend this place to everyone! The food and chilli sauce were AMAZING!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I had an amazing trip in Tonga thanks to them. The staff is really friendly and helpful. The food is sooo delicious. And the place is beautiful. You have directly access to the beach with a transparent water. Kayak, snorkelling gear... are free to use. The fale was clean as well as the bathroom. I really recommend this place.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We did a lot of online research before we decided to book to stay at Ha'atafu Beach Resort for the entirety of our 12 day trip to Tonga. We were looking for a relaxing holiday away, and that is definitely what we got!! Moana and Hola were wonderful hosts - friendly, incredibly helpful, & went out of their way to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I say hats off because a trip to the resort when I was 22 years old, living in New Zealand and a keen surfer left me with wonderful memories of the time spent there and now, 30 years later (after a recent trip back home to NZ from Paris) I have once again been left with happy memories. This time... More 

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