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The Top B&Bs in Tonga!

We get it, it’s important to start your day off with a good breakfast, especially if you have days of whale swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving, fishing or sightseeing ahead – as is the case for many in Tonga! With that in mind, we’ve put together this list of some of the best bed & breakfasts (B&Bs) in Tonga so you can get fuelled for each day in The Kingdom and experience true Tongan hospitality! For similar accommodations, be sure to also check out the 20 Best Guesthouses in Tonga.

Note that Tonga is an ever-evolving country, especially when it comes to accommodation. With that in mind, some of the services accommodations provide are known to change without notice. If there is any information needing an update in the listings below, feel free to reach out!

1. Flying Annie Moa Bed & Breakfast (Vava’u)

Enjoy an affordable stay with breakfast included at Flying Annie Moa in Vava’u. Stay just a short walk from Neiafu town centre and close to the whale swimming operators, including its own. The large B&B has a range of rooms on offer, from standard single rooms with shared bathroom facilities to double ensuite rooms. Communal areas include a balcony where you can watch amazing sunsets, a lounge and a kitchen with fridges and drink-making facilities. Services include free WiFi and airport transfers. Check out more places to stay in the island group in our guide, Where to Stay in Vava’u: The Best Accommodations.

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2. Villa Ishadora (Tongatapu)

Breakfast with an ocean view, anyone? Villa Ishadora on Tongatapu in the island’s capital Nuku’alofa can provide, boasting a superb complimentary breakfast each morning, while there is a bar/kitchen with drink facilities to help yourself to. Half of the rooms have ocean views, while you can also enjoy views with your breakfast from the upstairs terrace. Rooms come as king ensuites, queen rooms with separate private bathrooms, and twin queen ensuite rooms, some of which can be interconnected. Guests have access to free WiFi, as well as complimentary kayak hire – the only one available in Nuku’alofa! For more accommodations on Tongatapu, check out Where to Stay on Tongatapu: The Best Accommodations.

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3. Port Wine Guest House (Vava’u)

Another excellent B&B-style accommodation in Vava’u, Port Wine Guest House is just a five-minute walk from the centre of Neiafu. Stay in a double or a twin room with shared bathrooms or an ensuite or get a whole standalone bungalow to yourself. The highlight of the stay is the breakfast (included/extra fee depending on your room) of fresh fruit from the garden, fresh bread, muffins, cinnamon rolls and more (the B&B also owns Potekis’ Place Bakery just down the road)! Free WiFi is available, while airport transfers and laundry can be arranged for a fee. What’s more, the Tongan-owned B&B is just a five-minute walk from town where you can pick up supplies to spruce up meals in the communal kitchens available. Stay outside of the whale season for cheaper rates – cash only.

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4. ‘Utu’one Bed & Breakfast (Tongatapu)

This conveniently located bed & breakfast in Nuku’alofa is located just across the road from Faua Wharf where the whale tours, snorkelling tours and ferries depart making ‘Utu’one Bed & Breakfast an easy stay in Tongatapu. Rooms are reminiscent of a hotel with king beds, an ensuite bathroom with a hair dryer, hot drink-making facilities, a fridge, air-conditioning and a ceiling fan, plus all toiletries and towels are included. In short, they have everything you need and then some with free WiFi and breakfast served in the dining room by friendly local staff. There’s a communal kitchen if needed, as well as a restaurant on-site, Mi-Chefs, while there are a couple of “Standard Rooms” with shared bathroom facilities should you be on a tighter budget. For more hotel-style stays, check out the 20 Best Hotels in Tonga A203.

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5. Talei’s Guesthouse (‘Eua)

A well-presented B&B complex at the northern end of Angaha village on ‘Eua, Talei’s Guesthouse boasts six private units, as well as a restaurant and liquor store on-site. Food is at the fore of this affordable accommodation with breakfast included and one of the only restaurants on the island. All rooms are ensuite with necessities like a desk, hot water and a fan, while layouts consist of queen, twin and triple (one queen and one single) rooms. Your hosts also offer complimentary wharf/airport transfers. For more about accommodations on the same island, check out Where to Stay on ‘Eua: The Best ‘Eua Accommodations.

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6. Oceanside Lodge (Vava’u)

Offering two types of accommodation at this gorgeous hillside property on the edge of the Port of Refuge, Oceanside Lodge in Vava’u is sure to have something to suit. In one house, stay in one of the four modernly furnished private double rooms with an ensuite, air-conditioning and access to a shared balcony and an air-conditioned lounge. There’s also an older house with more spacious rooms, sleeping up to three across a double and a single bed with an ensuite bathroom and access to a balcony where you can soak in the harbour views. Whatever you choose, a highlight of the stay is the included breakfast which changes every day between pancakes, eggs and toast with fresh fruit, and more. For all of your other needs, the accommodation is a five-minute walk from town.

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7. Winnie’s B&B (Tongatapu)

Stay a little out of Nuku’alofa at Winnie’s B&B, accessible via rental car or taxi. The long-established yet modernly renovated B&B features six units with sliding doors spilling onto a shared wraparound deck and out to an attractive garden. Choose from king or twin configurations with an ensuite. Some rooms have breakfast-making facilities, while others have full kitchenettes with continental breakfast included. What’s more, they are very well priced; offering better standards than your average guesthouse but more affordable than your average hotel. The common areas include a garden and barbecue area, while paid services include WiFi, TV and laundry.

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8. Simon’s Place (Tongatapu)

Set out like a Western-style motel, Simon’s Place in Nuku’alofa provides 12 spacious rooms with ensuites suitable for solo travellers, couples and corporate travellers, while an extra bed can be added to the room for small families. Each room has a queen bed, a modern bathroom, a patio, air-conditioning and a writing desk with hot drink-making facilities. A continental breakfast is included, while those wishing to stick around for lunch can do so at the on-site Hakau Horse Cafe, which features vibrant Tongan artwork and tropical plants to set the vibe. What’s more, you’re just a short stroll away from the city centre.

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9. Waterfront Lodge (Tongatapu)

An upscale lodge on the waterfront of Nuku’alofa, Waterfront Lodge is a colonial-style lodge above a reputable restaurant. The lodge is located directly opposite Taufa’ahau Tupou IV Domestic Wharf where many boat tours and the interisland ferries depart. Choose between a sea view or a garden view room, each with a king bed, Fijian mahogany furniture an ensuite and other amenities to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Needless to say, breakfast is also included in your stay.

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10. Lindsay Guesthouse (Ha’apai)

The largest guesthouse in Ha’apai, Lindsay Guesthouse offers a truly local stay for unbeatable prices. Just a 10-minute walk from Pangai town centre and located on the same premises as the island’s bakery, it has a convenient location. Your hosts also offer complimentary airport transfers. Stay in one of the 12 rooms available, including single, double and triple rooms with cold-water shared bathroom facilities. Other options include a double and a triple (family) ensuite room. Outside of the rooms, guests can relax in the communal lounge or out on the spacious verandah and lawns. For those staying in an ensuite room, breakfast is included each day of stay, while lunch and dinner are also available to arrange. Note that the guesthouse only accepts cash. See more accommodations like this in Where to Stay in Ha’apai: The Best Accommodations.

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More About Bed & Breakfasts in Tonga

That’s it for the best bed & breakfasts in Tonga. For more accommodations similar to B&Bs in Tonga, take a look at the following:

Finally, see more amazing stays in The Top 30 Resorts in Tonga and Where to Stay in Tonga: The Best Accommodations. Plus, get even more trip-planning tips in The Complete Travel Guide to Tonga.


Laura (Lola) S.

This article was reviewed and published by Laura, editor in chief and co-founder of Tonga Pocket Guide. Since arriving solo in the South Pacific over 10 years ago with nothing but a backpack and a background in journalism, her mission has been to show the world how easy (and awesome) it is to explore a paradise such as Tonga. She knows the islands inside-out and loves sharing tips on how best to experience Tonga’s must-dos and hidden gems. Laura is also editor of several other South Pacific travel guides.

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