10 Best Guest Houses in Alofi
10 Best Guest Houses in Alofi

6 Best Guesthouses in Alofi [2023]

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Discover Alofi’s Guesthouse Accommodations

Stay with the locals while saving a few cents by staying in one of the local guesthouses in Alofi! The capital of Niue has the most abundant offering of guesthouses, which is a term used loosely in Niue. While most “guesthouses” are large B&B-style accommodations with private guest rooms and communal facilities, some guesthouses in Alofi are more like holiday homes where you book the entire house or they consist of individual self-contained units. Check out the listings below to discover which guesthouse is which!

For a list of the guesthouses across the island of Niue, including in other villages, also take a look at the 10 Best Guesthouses in Niue.

1. Heleni Jessop’s Fatahega

Stay in a family-run guesthouse that has a warm friendly atmosphere at Heleni Jessop’s Fatahega. Backpackers, small groups and families on a budget share conversations in the communal lounge, kitchen and dining area in between exploring and staying in one of the family or double rooms. The former has one double bed and two singles, while the latter comes with a choice of shared bathroom facilities or an ensuite with ocean views. Plus, the location boasts ultimate convenience, being just a five-minute walk from Alofi town centre.

Check Heleni Jessop’s Fatahega out:

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2. Peleni’s Guesthouse

A long-established guesthouse in Alofi, Peleni’s Guesthouse is a former family home turned retreat for budget travellers. The well-kept accommodation has three guest rooms: two double rooms and one triple/family room. Have access to your own ensuite, as well as a communal kitchen, dining and lounge area. Free WiFi, laundry facilities, portacots, solar-heated water and special rates with Heahea Rentals are other perks of staying at Peleni’s. See more accommodations like this listed in the 9 Best Budget Accommodations in Alofi.

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3. Aliutu Guesthouse

This is where the lines between “guesthouse” and “holiday home” become blurred in Alofi, but nevertheless, Aliutu provides a decent and affordable holiday home-style stay! Not only is the guesthouse just a short walk from all the town shops and services, but it also offers car rental should you want an easy option to explore the island. Families and groups are right at home here with the house having two double rooms and a single bed sleeping up to five guests. Other amenities include laundry machines, a separate shower and bathroom, and a kitchen. Other inclusions are airport transfers and complimentary seasonal fruit. See more like this in the 10 Best Family Accommodations in Alofi.

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4. Kololi’s Motel

Guesthouse rooms or motel studio units are on offer at Kololi’s Motel. Guesthouse rooms come with your choice of with or without an ensuite, while the self-contained motel units have a private shower room, a full kitchen and sleeping arrangements for up to three or four people. Both options are affordable for budgeting backpackers to families. Other facilities worth mentioning include a shared kitchen, insect-screened windows, ceiling fans and extensive lawns. See more self-catering stays in our 10 Best Self-Catering Accommodations in Alofi.

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5. Lilinya’s Guest House

A guesthouse unlike the rest, Lilinya’s Guest House is rather a small selection of self-contained studios sleeping up to three guests across a double bed and a single bed. The compact timber units have a kitchen, a bathroom and a dining area, as well as a private outside deck with furniture. While the accommodation is tucked away among tropical trees producing fruit, you’re conveniently only 200m/yards walk from Alofi town. We also list this property in the 5 Best Honeymoon Accommodations in Alofi.

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6. Tukuitonga Guesthouse

Located in Alofi North, Tukutitonga Guesthouse is convenient for easy access to some of Alofi’s best sea tracks. The renovated family home turned guesthouse has three guest rooms, one with a single bed and the other two with double beds. Cooking facilities are available including a fridge and microwave. You’ll also have solar hot water and be treated to ocean views.

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[CLOSED] Teresa’s Guesthouse

Located at the south end of Alofi town, the location of Teresa’s Guesthouse is ideal for accessing car rentals, the Opaahi Sea Track, the mini golf course, Kaiika Restaurant and more! This four-bedroom cottage has single, twin, triple and quad rooms to stay in with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities. Alternatively, it can be rented out as a holiday home, making it an affordable choice for groups of friends or for a couple of families travelling together and splitting the costs. The guesthouse has all your home essentials, from laundry facilities to a kitchen.

[CLOSED] Mitaki’s Guesthouse

Enjoy being only one of two sets of guests at this boutique guesthouse in Alofi South. Mitaki’s Guesthouse has just two double rooms where guests will have access to a fully-equipped kitchen, tea and coffee-making facilities, laundry facilities, solar-heated water and WiFi. The guesthouse is close to several Alofi restaurants and sea tracks while being just a short walk from the commercial centre.

[CLOSED] Joema Place

A super central holiday home (we’re talking next to the Niue Market!), Joema Place is a guesthouse offering bookings per room or bookings for the entire house. The modernly renovated family has three guest rooms and sleeps up to seven guests across two single beds and two queen-sized beds. The guesthouse also has a spacious garden, a living area with air-conditioning, free WiFi (with unlimited data) and discounted vehicle rentals with Niue Rentals.

[CLOSED] Bella’s Guesthouse

A lesser-known guesthouse in Alofi, Bella’s Guesthouse is a small locally-run guesthouse with three guest rooms. Stay in one of the budget double rooms or the twin room where you’ll have access to shared cooking facilities, tea/coffee, hot water, WiFi and car parking on-site. Find Bella’s Guesthouse a short walk from the town centre, located near Millennium Hall.

More About Guesthouses in Alofi

That’s it for the best guesthouses in Alofi. For alternative accommodations, you might like to look at some of the following:

Finally, get trip-planning advice in The Complete Travel Guide to Alofi or more accommodation inspiration from The 30 Best Accommodations in Niue.


Robin C.

This article was reviewed and published by Robin, the co-founder of Niue Pocket Guide. He has lived, worked and travelled across 16 different countries before settling in the South Pacific, so he knows a thing or two about planning the perfect trip in this corner of the world. He is also consulting regularly with Niue Tourism to ensure content accuracy. Robin is also the co-founder of several other South Pacific travel guides and is a regular host of webinars with the South Pacific Tourism Organisation.

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