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Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, linens
Living room

Guest reviews

4.6 out of 5 Wonderful
15 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Kitchen
Laundry

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationRoyal Palace of Tonga14 min walk
Popular LocationRoyal Tombs15 min walk
Popular LocationInterisland Ferry Terminal6 min drive
AirportNuku'alofa (TBU-Fua'amotu Intl.)44 min drive

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About this area

Nuku'alofa

Located in Nuku'alofa, Malau Lodge is in the city centre and near the beach. Interisland Ferry Terminal and Ancient Tonga are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Halafuoleva Beach and Mapu'a 'a Vaca Blowholes.
Visit our Nuku'alofa travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Royal Palace of Tonga - 14 min walk
  • Royal Tombs - 15 min walk
  • Ancient Tonga - 4 min drive
  • Interisland Ferry Terminal - 6 min drive
  • Vaiola Hospital - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportNuku'alofa (TBU-Fua'amotu Intl.) - 44 min drive

About this property

Malau Lodge

3-star lodge with free breakfast and 24-hour front desk
This lodge features a microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and dry cleaning. Free continental breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free manager's reception. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk and express check-in are on-site. All 7 rooms offer WiFi and room service.
Malau Lodge offers 7 forms of accommodation with blackout curtains. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available 7:30 AM–9:00 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to get details

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: TOP 50 per room (one-way)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 4 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Malau Lodge Lodge
Malau Lodge Nuku'alofa
Malau Lodge Lodge Nuku'alofa

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Malau Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, Malau Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Malau Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Malau Lodge pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Malau Lodge?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Malau Lodge?
Check-in begins at 2:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Malau Lodge?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does Malau Lodge provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of TOP 50 per room, one-way, applies.
Where is Malau Lodge located?
Located in the heart of Nuku'alofa, this lodge is within a 15-minute walk of Royal Palace of Tonga and Royal Tombs. Interisland Ferry Terminal and Ancient Tonga are also within 3 miles (5 km).
4.6
Wonderful
15 reviews
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4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

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Good value
Room is clean and staff are nice. Great location.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Loved the breakfast! The staff were super helpful and fun to talk to. The WiFi was limited and needed to ask for a slip or buy more megabytes from them.
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Another great stay! Highly recommend! Staff is great amd also a great location.
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

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A small cozy non luxury hotel...with the bear staff eve and great cleanlimess Loved it
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Fiona and her team’s hospitality was amazing, it was like we were treated like family. The team made sure we had a comfortable stay and were happy. A great cheap accommodation option close to town. Thank you again Fiona.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019