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Tanu Beach Fales

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Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We have stay there just for a one night. We got a coconut when we arrived, it was very nice of them. Fale was great, big enaught right next to sea. Sea and beach was amazing and the night sky was unbelivable! Food was realy good! Little bit noisy in the night.

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stayed at Tanu for a week and could have easily stayed longer if we hadn't had done so much swimming & sunbathing already! We were greeted with a cold coconut & some banana's which was a lovely touch. Our fale was right on the waters edge, a huge comfy mattress with a heavy duty mozzie net over the top...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Solo female- booked 3 nights at Tanu beach fales, to my surprise after reading all the good trip advisor comments the resort was absolutely dead. Manase beach is stunning and the food is delicious, however as I was travelling alone and hoping to meet people this was not the ideal place to stay and I decided to forfeit part of...

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Cottbus, Germany
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The time what we was in Tanu Beach Fales was great. The Fales, the food and also the washrooms were in a very good condition. It was always clean and the hospitality was perfekt. We can always recommend this place.

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2Thank Stefan H
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Everyone should experience Samoa.. Savai'i is the best place to visit if you want to just do nothing. Beaches are beautiful and most importantly warm! Our beach front fale was just perfect, we slept with some of the blinds open and each morning woke up to the sunrise and the sound of the calm waves - it truely was paradise....

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1Thank Hasanthi P
Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The open beach front Fale experience was a highlight of my 2 week journey around Upolo and Savai'i. The fales are right on Manase Beach which is a safe swimming area with fringing reefs....thus great snorkeling too....and unbeatable sunsets. The open fales have woven grass "curtains" you can pull down for privacy or leave open for cooling beezes. The stay...

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1Thank PetrinaQuinn
Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We feel like part of the family here at Tanu we have been coming back for over 29 years now and will always return. Manase has a beach that ranks in my eyes as one of the most beautiful in the world, crystal clear turquoise water lined with palm trees in a very laid back peaceful setting. Accommodation is basic...

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1Thank takamitchell
Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 August 2016

there are many choices in land for sales accommodation. We highly recommend Tanu. We were fortunate to get two fales right on the beachfront overlooking the beautiful safe swimming reef. Family run business and hosts were fantastic. Delightful singing prior to meals, plentiful food, friendly place and easy to chat with other travellers if you wish over dinner/breakfast. Sunsets were...

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1Thank NWarner71
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We once again stayed at Tanu's and it was everything we remembered plus more! Staying here is like staying with family. The beach is glorious......do not miss the sunset! The bathrooms are clean and serviced each day. The meals are generous and served with love. So glad we came back!!

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1Thank Paula H
melbourne, australia
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Langy and her brother Vaea look after their guests very well. The open beach fales are on the beach front looking out over beautiful Manase beach. A great swimming and snorkeling beach and great for timid swimmers too. Langy and her team of mostly young guys cook up and serve great breakfasts and dinners - all included in the price....

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Tanu Beach Fales

Address: Tanu Beach, Savai'i, Samoa
Region: Samoa > Savai'i
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
Tanu Beach Fales Hotel Savai`i
Tanu Beach Fales Savai i
Tanu Beach Fales Samoa
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Savai'i
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“Beach front, on the water”
, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“There are no rooms but guests sleep in fales. The best ones to sleep are the fales closest to the beach.”
magnets13, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Fales closes to ocean are much noisier”
Berkoff, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Beach front”
oldmountaingirl, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“request beachfront. Check they are not hosting big school groups during the dates of your intended stay”
NWarner71, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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