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Jul 6, 2015
“Rude behaviour from Brian, not recommended!!!”
Apr 12, 2015
“Excellent..now called HAAPAI BEACH RESORT.”
We are undergoing a change of ownership, apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Activities to be confirmed.
Beach Road | Pangai, Tonga
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Reviewed July 6, 2015

Visited 2013 Oct, booked a one day diving trip with FnF and luckily had a great Spanish dive master with which we had a great dive seeing a massive docile nurse shark that spent some time with in the bottom, during this trip we saw...More

7  Thank Wwwonderer
Reviewed April 12, 2015

Made really welcomed by new owners Matt and Jodie. The accommodation had been upgrade since my last visit felt relaxed

2  Thank G F
Reviewed April 7, 2015

I stayed at Finns n' Flukes for 5 Days and did the whale swim with them for 2 days. I wish I would have booked so much longer than that! My room was basic but nice and clean with a bathroom right next door. The...More

2  Thank Lizaarvidsson
Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had a plane cancellation (nothing unusual in Tonga) that required us to spend an extra night in Ha'apai and we were looked after exceptionally well at Fins & Flukes at very short notice. The new owners Matt and Jodi were awesome! They sorted out...More

Thank MikeW-Kiwi
Reviewed November 3, 2013

Just wanted to thank evebody from Fins 'n' Flukes for the owesome times we had while in Ha'apai. Absolute amazing people and a beautifull location. We where there a bit too late to see the whales, but the target was diving anyway. Brian and Iker...More

Thank raulharpya
Reviewed September 17, 2013

I spent 3 days at Fins N Flukes last year and loved it so much that I went back this year, this time for 12 days. Once again, I had a great stay. I have been to Tonga 8 times and I now organise tours...More

1  Thank vmignon
FinsNFlukes, Owner at Fins 'n' Flukes Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2013

The more we respect the whales the better our mutual experiences become! As someone who have a degree of experience within the whale watching industry of Tonga we really appreciate your positive feedback. Merci.

Reviewed August 28, 2013

We have just returned from a holiday to Tonga where we spent a week in Ha'apai. On two of these days we went out with Fins and Flukes. Day 1 and we were on the boat with Sabine. We had a good day, saw a...More

2  Thank Greg C
FinsNFlukes, Owner at Fins 'n' Flukes Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2013

Thanks for your positive comments and advice on how we should approach whales. Regulation 10, paragraph (f) of the Whale Watching and Swimming Regulations 2013 states: "a vessel shall approach a whale from a direction that is parallel to the whale and slightly to the...More

Reviewed August 20, 2013

We spent a week in Ha'api at the beginning of August. Our flights got changed at the very last moment which meant we arrived early morning. My husband Brian the night before and asked if it was possible to add us to the whale swimming...More

Thank irelandais
FinsNFlukes, Owner at Fins 'n' Flukes Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2013

What a trip! My whale predicting talent, which I can label as lucky guessing, would be impossible without the hard work of our entire team. Your positive comments reinforce our strong work ethic and commitment to whale welfare and your positive whale watching experience is...More

Reviewed July 29, 2013

Fins 'n' Flukes is definitely the best place to stay, if you're in Tonga to watch the whales. Sabine and Brian are very friendly and helpful. A whale-watching-day is quiet a experience and there are so many things they could tell you about the whales...More

Thank Stefanie H
FinsNFlukes, Owner at Fins 'n' Flukes Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2013

Respect is our primary focus, for you and for the whales. Balancing that is the tricky part. We like to keep everyone happy. Great people, great days and amazing whales. Fins 'n' Flukes, Whales, Tonga, Ha'apai and you - a winning formula.

Reviewed July 26, 2013

We had a great family holiday in July with our adult children. The aim of the trip was to swim with humpback whales and any snorkeling would be a bonus. We had 3 days out on the water swimming with whales and it was awesome....More

1  Thank Fran D
FinsNFlukes, Owner at Fins 'n' Flukes Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2013

We couldn't imagine stressing a whale for a dollar. Thank you for recognizing our sensitive approach protocols. Graham really can cook, it's the truth! XOXO from Ha'apai.

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