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All reviews friendly turtles fruit beautiful creatures an amazing experience mango off the beaten track changing rooms per person great attraction be careful entrance fee feed pawpaw fed sanctuary tala cuddle
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Reviewed 1 week ago

100% recommend this one, we were able to get in the rock pool and swim with the turtles. i took my underwater camera and snorkel would recommend rock shoes

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hicksey67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting place in Savai'i which we were told was a sanctuary. These are apparently turtles which have got entangled in nets and had been taken into care. Natural sea water is let into the pool. They did not look distressed or maltreated, contrary...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed 17 October 2018

We went early and were the only people there. I was going to get in and swim with the turtles but the water was very green and murky and I decided against it. Instead I sat on the edge with my legs in the water....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lynne J
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Was good when we visited as only a few people there but wouldnt be as good with a large crowd. was amazing to feed the turtles and the price was very reasonable. Road in is a bit rough but take your time and no worries

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I was a little apprehensive about this place - seeing turtles in an enclosed space doesn’t sound overly appealing. But the turtles appear to be looked after well, their enclosure is extensive and it’s certainly not over-crowded. It was $7 tala per person which includes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rushing-man
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We went swimming with the turtles & while the water was a bit slimy (don't put you head under) the turtles are friendly when you have some mango. Buy these on the driveway into the turtle spot from the local kids. There were about 7-8...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GWL69
Reviewed 7 September 2018

This was one of the most memorable highlights of my trip to Samoa. I too was skeptical about coming here due to some of the bad reviews I had read previously. When we got there I was pleasantly surprised! The area was very spacious and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Culture571866
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Not a place I enjoyed. Poor turtles kept in a pond. You can do a tour with Dive Savaii and see the turtles out in the open sea so much better

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank markJ3584AP
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Take lots of pawpaw skin.expect the turtles to be slimy, wear reef shoes. I was undecided about whether to visit after reading reviews, but the kids loved this experience.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank velonikaa
Reviewed 5 August 2018

It is a long way to go to feed and swim with the turtles. We did think it would be in a ocean pool and were disappointed that it was in a concrete pool at the back of a house. There were quite a few...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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