We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Faofao Beach Fales

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
View Map
Add a photo
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

84 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Faofao Beach Fales
See the most recent reviews
Showing 71: English reviews
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

FaoFao has been my home since i arrived in May, and as a long term resident, I have experienced island living with all its ups and downs, and its an experience i shall remember and treasure always. Koloseta and the family have a gem of a place, with the potential to be one of the greatest and successful beach fales...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank ArthurSooalo
Tours, France
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Good location with fales right on the beach and a very good price for breakfast dinner and accomodation. They also do a great cultural show on wednesday and saturday nigts which is a good thing. The snorkeling area is average because of the tsunami 5 years ago that killed everything. The fale got the only thing that really matters: a...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank dessinemoiunmoutmout
Tuakau, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Friendly staff and well cooked food. Fales need a bit of maintenance, (like the holes in the roof fixing) but the bathrooms are in a terrible state. There is nothing wrong with basic facilities, but they should be kept CLEAN, and these are not. Locks are missing on the ladies loos and the men's showers have no curtains at all....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tui12
Faofao, Guest Relations Manager at Faofao Beach Fales, responded to this review

Thanks for your review about our service and your staying with us. Your review is very important, well I cannot say I can fix this by myself, however I will advise again the owner and the management for your opinion. And if there will be some changes I will update it later. Thanks for visiting us again God bless

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We booked in advance to stay at Faofao beach fales, and it did not disappoint! The staff are all super friendly and it was great having a chat and getting to know them all. The price includes breakfast and dinner which is a great deal. The food is tasty and plentiful. The beach fales are right on the ocean. Basic...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank cashew c
Faofao, Guest Relations Manager at Faofao Beach Fales, responded to this review

Thanks for your good time with us and your review. Hope you enjoy the rest of your trip.

New Zealand
Reviewed 13 September 2014

I arrived here just by chance, intending to stay only a few nights, but found the place so friendly and enjoyable that I stayed seven nights and even the had to force myself to move on. The fales are good and the beach superb, wonderfully relaxing. The restaurant /entertainment area across the deserted road is wonderfully set up for the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank qtowngeoff
Faofao, Guest Relations Manager at Faofao Beach Fales, responded to this review

Thanks for your time with us, we had a good time with you.

NewZealand
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We stayed just three nights between other places in Samoa and had a wonderful, relaxing time. The fale was comfortable, especially given the price, and you can't beat being right on the sand! Fiafia night was fun, and the family running the place very friendly and helpful. The food was decent, too. Thanks Koroseta and family!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank TravelBug064
Reviewed 21 August 2014 via mobile

My friend and I recently spent four days at Fao Fao. It's a very simple place, but that's what made it so good for the soul. We had all these plans to do this and that but fell in love with the beach and it's lagoon and spent most of our time laying around and swimming just switched off from...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lucyjsmith
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 August 2014

I visited Faofao with a friend and we stayed for one week. During our time there the hosts were friendly and hospitable, and they were always happy to help out with our requests. The fales are comfortable and spacious - we stayed in a two bed set-up with plenty of room for our luggage and lounging about - and the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ash S
Gold Coast, Queensland
Reviewed 28 July 2014

As a family we loved FaoFao Beach Fales. Like most fale style resorts you are immediately made to feel at home and the staff are super friendly. We stayed here for 3 nights on our recent trip and plan to do so again on our next. There is a night time security guard on site for those that are concerned...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank KHillery
South West Rocks, Australia
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I went to faofao for one night away from work. It was great to have a fale by myself, lay on the beach and relax and then get an early night sleep hearing the waves lapping outside my room. The place is very basic, and i knew this before arriving- it was exactly what i was after. My car had...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank MeganB8

117 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (111)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (32)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
View from Room (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (47)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Saleapaga
3.7 km away
Litia Sini Beach Resort
0.9 km away
Aga Reef Resort
Aga Reef Resort
#6 of 31 in Apia
190 reviews
12.7 km away
Saletoga Sands Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.6 km away
Taufua Beach Fales
Taufua Beach Fales
#1 of 2 in Lalomanu
413 reviews
34.1 km away
Coconuts Beach Club
Coconuts Beach Club
#1 of 1 in Maninoa
378 reviews
37.8 km away
Sinalei Reef Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are having 18 beach fales directly at the beach - you could easily go for a swim after waking up - and 12 rooms with basic facilities. We are also offering a breakfast and traditional samoan food for dinner. Once a week we are having a show called Fiafia which includes some of the most famous polynesian dances including the impressive firedance. On request we will arrange a bonfire at night for your amusement. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Faofao Beach Fales

Address: Main South Coast Rd | Private Bag, Saleapaga, Upolu 000, Samoa
Region: Samoa > Upolu > Saleapaga
Price Range: ₹ 3,024 - ₹ 6,452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Priceline and HostelWorld so you can book your Faofao Beach Fales reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Faofao Beach Fales Hotel Saleapaga
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Faofao Beach Fales staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Faofao Beach Fales staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“best beach, good view, good fales”
 of 5 bubbles j3ndys, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“You can choose beetween two types room - fales and hotel rooms. Much better is fales - its reraly wonderfull. Its on the nice beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Roman_Litvinov_CR, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose the one right on the water that has a verandah”
 of 5 bubbles Moomin678, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
“all fales excellent beachfront”
 of 5 bubbles qtowngeoff, 12 Sep 2014 | Read review
“These are fales. Made from reeds and leaves. Don't be a princess.”
 of 5 bubbles AdzH, 1 Jul 2014 | Read review
5 of 5