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The Black Pearl Suites

Vuna Road | Sopu, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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warren d
51
Reviewed Aug 6, 2018via mobile
Stayed at the Black Pearl Suites in Nuku’alofa, amazing hospitality from the owner, Naisa.
We had a Sword Fish meal that an Olympic pole vaulter could not jump over, it was enormous! Delicious, and the only time I’ve tasted swordfish similar was when I visited 1 year ago.
The best Swordfish and the best Steaks in The Kingdom!
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JohnsonTravellers
Brisbane, Australia
113
Reviewed Nov 8, 2017
great rooms. Warm atmosphere.... but the swordfish steaks that could not fit on your plate... and the accompanying sauce were mind blowingly mind blowing. I notice from recent reviews they are still serving these delicious swordfish steaks and i will be back to Black Pearl for several of these during my stay next month.Keep up the great work.
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JEP_Hawaii
Honolulu, Hawaii
117
Reviewed Aug 30, 2017
I have had the great fortune of staying twice at the Black Pearl Suites while on business. The lodging is among the highest quality options available not only in Tonga, but throughout the South Pacific. Book a room upstairs. These rooms are clean, comfortable, and convenient. Excellent decor comprising traditional Tongan and South Pacific carvings and traditional artwork/crafts. A cold beer or glass of wine sitting out on the upstairs balcony is an excellent way to wind-down after a long day of work. On-site dining is not to be missed; their swordfish steaks (served some weeknights) and traditional loo (served Sundays, following lot/church services) are delicious. Wifi is consistent and fast. The owners and staff are among the friendliest, most accommodating, and most professional hosts one could expect. Guests I met while there included other foreign business professionals, international donor agency representatives, and diplomats. In short: if you are fortunate enough, like me you will end up calling the Black Pearl your home away from home while on business in Tongatapu.
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warren d
51
Reviewed Jul 4, 2017via mobile
I stayed at The Black Pearl Suites for 7 days.
My room was very large with fresh sea breezes from the doors that open out onto the balcony.
The Management and staff made me feel like I was part of their family, nothing was too much trouble.
This hotel has an awesome atmosphere and decor, with great views across to the ocean ( across the road)
This hotel is located in a quiet position and is a flat 30 min walk to the Royal Palace.
I recommend you try the Swordfish from their restaurant, it is THE BEST swordfish I have ever eaten ! Black Pearl are also known to cook the best steaks in Tonga.
I will definitely return to The Black Pearl.
I highly recommend The Black Pearl Suites.
1 Thank warren d
JohnKAuckland
Auckland Central, New Zealand
33
Reviewed May 15, 2017
The staff at Black Pearl are very friendly and helpful - I've regularly stayed here for the last 8 years and enjoy the comfort and quietness of this grand colonial mansion. It's fair to say that the rooms and facilities are quaint but they have the basics - airconditioning, comfortable beds, hot showers, TV, and they are clean and tidy. I most enjoy the view from the upstairs balcony looking out to sea - either with a beer after work or at breakfast time before a busy day in town.
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Response from The Black Pearl S, Manager at The Black Pearl Suites
Responded May 17, 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a few words and we are especially delighted that you always enjoys your stay with us. We feel that somehow we are doing something good and worthwhile that you feel "at home" with us. On behalf of The Black Pearl Suites Management and Staffs, we sincerely say "Malo 'aupito" for choosing us as your place to stay whilst in the Kingdom o Tonga. 'Ofa lahi atu!
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"Book an upstairs room for best experience; dine on both their swordfish steak (weeknights) and traditional..."
JEP_Hawaii
Aug 30, 2017
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"Areas near the kitchen have better wifi signal"
WoodyA44
Jul 17, 2016
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"If you intend to work using a lap-top. Best to request a desk at booking time, so it is in the room on..."
francois210
Feb 13, 2016
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"if you like sun in the morning-choose the rooms on the left, if you like sun in the evening, then the right..."
meelingirl
Mar 11, 2015
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LOCATION
TongaTongatapu IslandNuku'alofa
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