Independent review for Taufua Beach Fales on Upolu Island in Samoa

Taufua Beach Fales showing picture hotel location

Taufua Beach Fales Samoa is located at Lalomanu, Samoa's most picturesque swimming lagoon on the south east tip of Upolu Island. Taufua is the pick the Samoan beach fales for backpackers to chill out on the beach and offers excellent value for money, fabulous hosts, a happy atmosphere and one of the best beaches in Samoa. 

Recommended For:
  • Backpackers & Travellers
  • Great Beach Location with Snorkelling Lagoon
  • Lively Atmosphere & Meeting Travellers
Quick Facts
  • 10 Fales
  • Mainland - Beachfront Location
  • Set Meal Plan, Watersports

Taufua Beach Fales Room Details & Rates

Room Category
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(c = child)
Hotel Public Rate
(for 2 people)
Open Fale (mattress) - single person 1 ST$
Closed Fale (mattress) - single person 1 ST$
Closed Fale (bed) - single person 1 ST$ 140
Open Fale (mattress) 3 ST$ 180
Closed Fale (mattress) 3 ST$ 190
Closed Fale (bed) 3 ST$ 220
Mountain View En-suite Room 3 ST$ 260

Taufua Beach Fales Information & Facts

  • Hotel Location:    Beachfront, abutting to road on South East tip of Upolu Island
  • Getting There:    1 hour 50 minutes by road from Faleolo International Airport
  • Unique Qualities:    Gorgeous beach, lively atmosphere, activities
  • Ideal for:    Couples and Backpackers
  • Hotel Features:   12 Fales
  • Dining:    Restaurant & bar at beach fale - no independent restaurants nearby
  • Children Policy:    All ages welcome
  • Local Attractions / Tours:   Offshore islands, hiking trails, villages
  • The Beach:    Picturesque beach with fine white sand and sweeping views
  • The Ocean:    Delightful - excellent for swimming, protected with sandy bottom
  • Snorkelling:    Good offshore from beach - excellent at outer reef
  • Other Activities:    Surfing (boards not provided)

Hotel Amenities

Taufua is a family run business and operates an excellent restaurant with spacious decking overlooking the beach. The efficient hosts can organise kayaking and snorkelling trips to the nearby offshore islands, cliff top walks, sightseeing tours around the island and shopping trips to Apia Town.