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Overview of Malau Lodge

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Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
Blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
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Malau Lodge

3 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry

Explore the area

    Popular LocationRoyal Palace of Tonga14 min walk
    Popular LocationRoyal Tombs15 min walk
    Popular LocationInterisland Ferry Terminal3 min drive
    AirportNuku'alofa (TBU-Fua'amotu Intl.)41 min drive

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Queen Room, with AirCond, Shared Bathroom

  • 28 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Double Room with AirCond, Shared Bathroom

  • 16 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Queen Room with Shared Bathroom

  • 20 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

En-suite Queen Room

  • 24 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Double Room with Fan, Shared Bathroom

  • 20 sq m
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

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.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Royal Palace of Tonga - 14 min walk
  • Royal Tombs - 15 min walk
  • Interisland Ferry Terminal - 3 min drive
  • Ancient Tonga - 4 min drive
  • Vaiola Hospital - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Nuku'alofa (TBU-Fua'amotu Intl.) - 41 min drive

Restaurants

  • Momma Tuna's Kitchen - 4 min walk
  • Mai Thai - 7 min walk
  • Singapor Restaurant - 8 min walk
  • Kingi and Kiti Canteen - 8 min walk
  • Marco's Garden - 9 min walk

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, room service and showers.
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. Bathrooms include a shower. 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 on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 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

  • 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 any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

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

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • 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

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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

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

Frequently asked questions

4.6
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 10 out of 15 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 15 reviews
4 - Good 27%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 15 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 15 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 15 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good value
Room is clean and staff are nice. Great location.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
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

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Another great stay! Highly recommend! Staff is great amd also a great location.
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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