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Oholei Beach Resort Faiva Performance

| Lavengatonga, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
+676 28-864
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The best $40 spent in Tonga

Amazing place! If you want to learn about the Tongan culture this is for far the best place to go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lia M
via mobile
The only traditional meal and entertainment on the island.

The service, meal, drinks were very good. The entertainment was superb! Great starter to a long... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Kathryn C
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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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| Lavengatonga, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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+676 28-864
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place! If you want to learn about the Tongan culture this is for far the best place to go. After trying traditional foods at different restaurants I can say this place offers the best quality. You will eat in a banana tree trunk, enjoying...More

Thank Lia M
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The service, meal, drinks were very good. The entertainment was superb! Great starter to a long weekend away in Tonga. By far the best attraction on the island and a must for all visitors. Our experienced driver who transferred us to our hotel told us...More

Thank Kathryn C
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Interesting cultural dance and fire eating show in the cave but frankly could have done without the owners pastiche of western music at the beginning and most definitely the Christian preaching and prayers imposed on us . We were part of a cruise line tour...More

Thank marzenna c
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Simana is an amazing entertainer and does well to open his home to make you feel welcome. The food is by far the freshest and tastiest traditional Tongan food you can get from the selection of buffets available in Nuku’alofa. What makes this place so...More

Thank Melissa G
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

The food: an excellent umu (earth-oven) type feast, a lot of different local dishes that you wouldn't get a chance to try otherwise. The suckling pig was excellent, and the various other dishes delicious. No complaints there. The show: VERY preachy. Ironic that the MC...More

Thank NZNoldor
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I have been twice now and it's worth every penny!!! My family and I love it!!! If you want to experience something different come here!! Eat local food and be entertained inside a cave with live entertainment and enjoy a cultural performance all while hearing...More

Thank Niuean
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking forward to our lunch, with suckling pig advertised as the highlight. The compare assured us, "don't worry, plenty of food for everyone ". They cater for the number of people by choosing a pig the appropriate size for the number booked. We...More

Thank Christine R
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The buffet food here was very good. Served in a banana stalk. Plenty of food for the at least 120 people at this evenings event. Freshly cooked, and a pig roast. Yum, yum. The setting on the beach is great, albeit a steep walk down...More

Thank Steve J
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing show. The dinner buffet was good and then the after dinner show in the cave was great. All the dancers were great. Showed the true Tongan dance. The owner of the resort was fantastic. Would highly recommend this.

Thank Kay N
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

What a feast we had at Oholei! The night was fantastic, educational, with a lot of food and entertainment. Every single detail was made with love and ecologically friendly. Plus I learned so much about the Tonga culture and history. Once the banquete is served...More

Thank Viviane A
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