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Mailelani Samoa

Mailelani Road, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
+685 22111
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Great products and very kind owner!

We arrived in Samoa and were headed to our resort when I saw the sign for this soap factory and... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
Tamara C
Cafe + Shopping

Fancy little hipster style cafe with modern menu and great coffee, reasonably price. Up the hill... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Mike D
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Armidale, Australia
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Mailelani “from Heaven” in Samoa, is an expression of the abundant blessing we, Polynesians, have enjoyed for generations.Mailelani body care naturally is crafted with Cold Pressed Organic Suau’u Popo (coconut oil) and plenty of other fresh exotic ingredients.Mailelani is a friend to nature and committed to sustainable development, A Heavenly Treasure to indulge your skin.You can find Mailelani Samoa off Cross Island Road a couple minutes from town. Situated in Papauta amongst tropical gardens, birds singing and a cafe to shade from the hot sun and enjoy a touch of Paradise.
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Mailelani Road, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

We arrived in Samoa and were headed to our resort when I saw the sign for this soap factory and cafe. We had to stop! Unfortunately, we had a minor car accident upon arrival and damaged one of the owners factory doors. He was quite...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Fancy little hipster style cafe with modern menu and great coffee, reasonably price. Up the hill from town then left soon after the princess supermarket. Then at the shop the skin products are all natural and very nice

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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks Mike ! Glad you liked the place :)

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Want a light brunch, the crepes at this cute cafe are to die for. I went for the classics sugar and lemon and was just perfect. Mum had fresh fruit and yogurt and again just beautiful, the best real tea, lemon honey and ginger served...More

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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much for the review ! Much appreciated and so glad you enjoyed it :)

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Finally made it to the Mailelani store. Aromas of coconut, peppermint,and frangipani filled the air. Lots of products to choose from, Left armed with soaps, lip balms, body scrubs, coconut oil and lotions....Some for gifts, ...the rest for me.....See you again soon.....Malo Lava.

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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Talofa, Faafetai tele lava for your kind words, and passing by at Mailelani. So happy you are pleased. Have a great day.

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is really a must visit- The handmade soaps , lotions etc are beautiful quality and it's great to see this working in practice. Organic and local- Excellent ! The products are well displayed and affordable !!! And there's a nice cafe there too

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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Talofa, Thank you very much for your encouraging word about Mailelani, and Le Petit Cafe. We are glad that you had a good time at the factory. Wishing you all the best. Sylvie and Kitiona

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

A great find in Samoa! Good signage from on the main road, just look out for the Le petite cafe and the Swiss consulate. If you are coming from Apia and you reach the RLS museum you have gone too far. Lovely staff and if...More

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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Talofa, My apology for the late reply. Just wanted to thank you for your kind word. We are happy that you had a good time at Mailelani Soap Factory and at Le Petit Cafe. Wishing you all the best. Sylvie and Kitiona

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Mailelani has been a long time favourite since first buying on a trip to Samoa several years ago so we were so excited to locate the shop and cafe in Apia. Everything is made with natural products sourced locally and the fragrances of the body...More

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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Talofa, My apology for the late reply (not so good with social media :-) ). Just wanted to thank you for your kind word. We are happy that you had a good time at Mailelani Soap Factory and at Le Petit Cafe. Wishing you all...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

This shop is out of central Apia on the way up Malafi road and then down a steep hill so unless you're staying near by you probably need a car. Having said that it's worth the trip- the range of coconut oil products: oils, moisturiser,...More

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SylvieApia_Samoa, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016

Talofa, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review. We always appreciate a lot to receive feedback. A tip to melt the oil is to leave your bottle in the shower while showering. By the time you are done, the...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Mailelani means "heaven Sent" and all the products they make from coconut oil are divine We use the plain coconut soap all the time. Even washing our hair with it The scented massage oils are wonderful too but for tourists who take this product home...More

Thank AmandaKIndia
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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Talofa, My apology for the late reply, we're not so good at social media :-) Just wanted to thank you for your kind word. We are happy that you had a good time at Mailelani Soap Factory and at Le Petit Cafe. Wishing you all...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2016

I've been using the natural anti mosquito spray and it's so effective. Although they sell in outlets in Apia I'd recommend a visit to the shop to see the range of products, but when I was there in March they'd just opened a cafe on...More

Thank Philippa078
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TailaniSunshine93, Owner at Mailelani Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

ha ha ha thank you for your lovely and kind post, wished we could send you waffles over the internet :-) So happy you liked our little place. I want to apologise for not replying sooner, not so good with social media!!!. Wishing you all...More

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