Luxury Stays in Niue
Private cottages nestled in tropical forest; elevated villas boasting commanding views and a four-star resort… Niue’s array of premium accommodation is damn sure to impress, even if Niue is not a destination for the “glitz and glam”. Nevertheless, when you can wake up to watching whales in the morning, feel the balmy island breeze from your private balcony, and arrive at your accommodation with a bottle of wine awaiting, who can say no? We go over some of Niue’s most premium stays in this list of the best luxury accommodation in Niue.
While you’re here, you might also be interested in The Luxury Guide to Niue.
1. Lau’s Getaway
Perched on the top of coastal cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Lau’s Getaway’s magnificent view is just one drawcard of this luxurious piece of paradise. Choose from two lavish villas with attractive timber interiors and private balconies with a fitted bathtub. On arrival, you’ll be transferred to your new abode free of charge, as well as receive a complimentary bottle of wine and a sumptuous breakfast hamper. This adult-only accommodation features king-sized beds, double head showers, a full kitchen with an espresso machine, binoculars for whale watching and the list goes on! This is the ideal retreat for couples, as also featured in the 10 Best Wedding & Honeymoon Accommodation in Niue.
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2. Scenic Matavai Resort
Niue’s one and only resort provides commanding views, modern well-appointed guest rooms, two outdoor pools, a pool bar and a restaurant. Stay in one of the resort’s most luxurious rooms, such as the Deluxe Clifftop Rooms with private balconies to admire the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy a dreamy night’s sleep on the super-king bed with a luxury mattress-topper and keep entertained with the in-room Smart TV or the daily entertainment by the pool bar or restaurant, including uga (coconut crab) presentations and cultural performances.
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- Scenic Matavai Resort on Booking.com
- Scenic Matavai Resort on Trip.com
- Scenic Matavai Resort on Expedia
3. Scenic Matavai Apartments & Villa
Located about 1.5km (one mile) away from the Scenic Matavai Resort, the Scenic Matavai Apartments & Villa is its own separate complex, yet offers guests all of the facilities of the nearby resort. These modern self-contained apartments include a kitchenette and an ensuite in a timber-lined studio apartment, which can also be interconnected to suit groups or families. There is also a three-bedroom villa available should you want a real home-away-from-home experience. Facilities at the complex include an outdoor swimming pool and a guest barbecue.
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- Scenic Matavai Apartments & Villa on Booking.com
- Scenic Matavai Apartments & Villa on Trip.com
- Scenic Matavai Apartments & Villa on Expedia
4. Namukulu Cottages
Five self-contained cottages with private decks kitted up with a barbecue and steps away from an outdoor swimming pool await at the Namakulu Cottages. There’s a cottage for just about any group size, which features self-catering facilities and panoramic sea views. You’re welcomed to the cottages with “Plane Day Pizzas”, as well as freshly-baked bread each day during your stay. Each cottage has a full kitchen, a master bedroom with a queen-sized bed, as well as rooms with a king/twin set-up and sofa beds. This is one we also recommend in our 10 Best Family Accommodation in Niue.
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5. Stone Villas
Conveniently located in the town of Alofi, yet nestled away in tropical forest surroundings, the Stone Villas provides a tranquil retreat for couples or families of three. Stay in one of the Niuean limestone-constructed villas with attractive timber joinery and elegant furniture. The stay includes car rental, airport transfers and a phone to make local calls for free (handy considering international roaming doesn’t work in Niue). Enjoy sprucing up your own meals in your kitchen and dine on the private patio. Alternatively for food, it’s a short walk to restaurants in town. See more options in Alofi in the 5 Best Luxury Accommodation in Alofi.
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6. Lalopine Rockhouse
Stay where the locals are in the quaint village of Hakupu in the Lalopine Rockhouse. This stone-constructed villa features two bedrooms with luxurious furnishings and modern interiors. The house can sleep up to five guests across two queen beds and a single bed or choose one queen bed and two single beds. Guest have access to WiFi and Sky TV, as well as a kitchen to make your own meals in this remote location near attractions like the Anapala Chasm and Huvalu Forest Conservation Area. See more self-catering stays in the 10 Best Accommodation in Niue for Foodies.
Stay in one of the bright and cheerful cottages of Breeze. These studio cottages with a double bed or twin layout feature a full kitchen where you can enjoy your morning coffee watching whales and dolphins from the accommodation’s private whale-watching deck. Cottages also have spacious tiled bathrooms with walk-in showers. Your stay includes 7Gb of free WiFi, complimentary use of bikes, laundry services, free airport transfers, air-conditioning and beautiful coral gardens to walk through to get to your new home.
8. Taloa Heights
Taloa Heights has it all between its modern and attractive elevated studios and its central location in Alofi. The complex has an outdoor swimming pool to enjoy, as well as room to retreat to your apartment’s own private balcony. The studios have a small kitchenette, a double bed, ensuite and air-conditioning. There is also a more spacious two-bedroom villa on offer with a more complete kitchen and lounge for entertaining.
9. The Restoration Reef
An ideal couples’ retreat, The Restoration Reef sits perched on a clifftop in Alofi South, close enough for convenience yet far enough away from the hustle and bustle. The studio-style apartment has a complete kitchen, along with all the essential furnishings and a double bed facing the ocean. One of the highlights of the property is the private cliff-top boardwalk leading to a private deck.
Last but certainly not least, Anakule is a spacious holiday home in Alofi North. Add a touch of contemporary to your stay in Niue in this two-bedroom home complete with a huge modern kitchen with an open-plan layout spilling into the lounge and dining area. Rooms feature king-sized beds (and an extra bed is available on request), each with its own ensuite. One room even has a walk-in wardrobe.