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'Esi 'O Ma'afu

Island of Uiha | Pangai, Tonga
'Esi 'O Ma'afu
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2011

This was the highlight of a tremendous trip to Tonga. Kaloni and her family made us feel at home, really at home! The food was home made, of course, and a little pig that was rambling n the yard ended up, whole, on the dinner table for a memorable feast. Another event not to be missed is the kava ceremony... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2010

Kaloni who runs the place is very friendly. Also the people from the village are very friendly. Go here if you want a bit of an experience of what living in a Tongan village is like. Stay far away if cleanliness, warm showers and a varied food menu are top of your list. Also, all three huts are now occupied... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2006

I stayed here quite some time ago, in 2001, but I was not aware of Tripadvisor then, and it hasn't so far appeared on the site, so I thought I'd mention it. Uiha is a tiny island with 2 villages, neighboured by the even smaller Tatafa island, which is uninhabited and accessible by foot at low tide (if you are... More 

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