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Sandy Beach Resort

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  • Excellent84%
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  • Average1%
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Reviewed September 5, 2015

Friendly staff who address your needs and requests = A. Beautiful location. Fales are up to date and very nice = A+ Internet availability, dining variety, entertainment A+ The beach, the water, the scenery, the environment AA++

1  Thank Bryce H
Reviewed September 2, 2015

I stayed at the Sandy Beach Resort as part of a packaged whale swim deal with Majestic Whale Encounters. It's on the beautiful, quiet island of Foa in Tonga and it was my dream tropical escape. A real mix of absolute beauty, simplicity and comfort,...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2015

We highly recommend staying at the Sandy Beach Resort while experiencing the whale encounters. We stayed mid-August in our spacious fale with a large en-suite, plenty of towels, tea and coffee making facilities, refrigerator and great covered balcony. I cannot speak more highly of Boris...More

1  Thank tonyandjulie40
Reviewed August 31, 2015

We spent a week here in mid-August 2015 to swim with the whales, and what an amazing experience that was. We have had encounters wild life around the world, some quite exciting, but nothing to match being dropped into the sea with a very active...More

Thank geoff311
Reviewed August 16, 2015

This property lacks luxury but more than makes up for this with location, hospitality and other great touches. If you are looking for air conditioning and home comforts like tv and internet this is not the holiday for you. We had a beach villa that...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$218 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$218 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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adventureguyNZ
April 23, 2018|
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Response from anandluisa | Reviewed this property |
It is walking distance five to ten minutes from Matafonua lodge. We flew by Real Tonga Airline. Cost varies according to season. Hosts and the entire staff is nice, customer and service oriented.
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Sue E
November 11, 2017|
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Response from SBR99 | Property representative |
hi Sue we have 2 restaurants meals range from $35 to $50 Tongan dollars for mains at dinner. Lunch starts at $12 for a toasty up to $38 for a seafood pizza hope that gives you a good idea
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Tia L
August 12, 2017|
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