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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the reviews that Tonga isn't for everyone is so true. If you're the type not requiring gold bling luxury, air con when a constant breeze will do, butler service, and kids club,... Then this is a wonderful place. Our family of four with two kids aged 9 and 5 loved this place. Good fun, lots to do and relaxing.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Yes this place is better than excellent, don't stay anywhere else! The Hosts and staff at the reef did everything to make our stay amazing. We still talk about the amazing food and hospitality. We ordered every course at dinner because they were too good to miss one. The resort its self has some great snorkelling right out the front,... More 

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Thank Bradley M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

My partner and I booked the "Luxury" Tour in Tonga with Whaleswim Adventures and our final island accommodation was at the Reef Resort. What amazing hosts, food and accommodation!! When our group of 8 arrived at the wharf we were greeted like long lost friends, and it was like that for our whole stay. Everyday we went swimming with the... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

The Reef Resort stands in a class of its own in Vava'u. Sure it is more remote from the main centre of Vava'u but that is one of it's good points. The owners, Renate and Josef, make you feel welcome from the time they greet you on the jetty and it keeps getting better. The food, the service, the friendly... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Our hosts, Josef and Renata ensured that this was a holiday we will never forget. The food and service at the Reef Resort were amazing. Josef and Renata also helped us organize whale swim, diving and adventure buggy tours - that were incredible. The accommodation was clean, spacious and romantic and the views were breath taking.

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Beechworth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

Lovely, clean and peaceful haven. We had the top fale and the views of the ocean were great. Our hosts could not do enough for us and the food was good- particularly the soups and grilled lobster dishes. Highly recommended. Will be back even though the weather was not kind to us!

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Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

A small resort with a big heart. Lovely lovely hosts and staff. The food is unbelievably good - fresh local products with European flair. Home made cakes, yougert, bread as well! We took the half board option and now need to go on a diet! Note - the resort is the only place on Kapa Island where you can get... More 

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Tonga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The island is only a 5 minute boat ride away from the mainland. There are beautyful villages reachable over short tracks with some hidden and remote beaches in between. We had one of the Fales on the hill with an amazing view over the whole bay. Renate and Josef, expats from Germany, as well as the rest of the staff... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

My wife and I had an excellent romantic get-away at the Reef Resort. We were the first bookings for this year and what a treat was in store for us. Josef and Renate are great hosts and made sure that our stay was unforgettable. We enjoyed a nice nature hike from the Resort to the picturesque anchorage of Port Maurelle.... More 

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Baku, Baki, Azerbaijan
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Unoriginal title but it describes exactly the experience at the Reef Resort. I can only repeat what has already been said below. The hosts are wonderful - friendly, helpful but not over-powering. The rooms are simple but luxurious. The view from the chalet was unforgettable! However, it is the food that is spectacular! The fresh fish and lobster matched anything... More 

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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Reef Resort is a wonderful, boutique resort located on a tranquil island in beautiful Vava'u. The resort has four stunning bungalows (fales) each with air conditioning, private decks, walk-in showers, tea/coffee making facilities, refrigerator and the most amazing sea views. Finished to a high standard with tasteful furnishings and a modern feel, The crystal clear waters provide brilliant snorkelling and one of the best snorkelling spots in Vava'u, the Japanese Gardens, is just off the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Reef Resort

Address: Kapa Island | Private Bag 11, Neiafu, Tonga
Location: Tonga > Vava'u Islands > Neiafu
Price Range: $228 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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