Where to Stay in Niue
Where to Stay in Niue

Where to Stay in Niue

(c) David Girsh – Niue Tourism

Places to Stay in Niue

Where should you stay when visiting the “Rock of the Pacific”? Niue has approximately 40 accommodations to choose from, whether it’s a local guest house, a quaint self-contained villa, a luxurious oceanfront cottage, or the island’s ever-popular resort. To make the accommodation-choosing process a little more clear, we’ve separated the accommodations available into listings for different types of travellers, along with links to more information for our top recommendations. That way, you’ll figure out where to stay in Niue that’s right for you!

Before we dive into where to stay in Niue, be sure to bookmark The 30 Best Accommodations in Niue so you can see how these stays compare.

Tips for Staying in Niue

  • If travelling in the high season (June-October), book early to get your first choice in accommodation, as rooms are limited
  • Most of Niue’s accommodation is self-catering, so see where you can pick up groceries in Where to Buy Food in Niue
  • Note that wearing swimwear in Niue’s towns and villages is not permitted
  • Hiring a car is recommended for most stays in Niue, as there is limited public transport. See The Guide to Car Hire in Niue for advice
  • There is no ATM on the island, but you can get cash out at Double M, Kiwibank, Niue Rentals and Swanson Supermarket.

For more tips, see the 30 Tips for Travelling in Niue.

Where to Stay in Niue(c) Turtle Lodge

Cheap Accommodation in Niue

If you’re looking for budget accommodation in Niue, then set your sights on Niue’s guest houses. Some of the guesthouses consist of private guest rooms with shared communal facilities, while others are full holiday home hires. Either way, guest houses are run by locals and while often basic, provide a friendly atmosphere for a real Niuean experience.

Listings for Niue Budget Accommodation

For more details on our tops picks, see the 10 Best Budget Accommodation in Niue.

Where to Stay in Niue(c) Niue Tourism

Premium Accommodation in Niue

Niue doesn’t try to be anything that it’s not, so don’t expect five-star services and lavish resorts. What Niue can provide, however, is a four-star full-service resort, as well as a selection of holiday homes and villas with modern interiors and unbeatable locations, whether it’s perched on a clifftop with ocean views or nestled in coral gardens.

Listings for Niue Luxury Accommodation

For more information on each accommodation, see the 10 Best Luxury Accommodation in Niue.

Where to Stay in Niue(c) niuepocketguide.com

Accommodation for Families in Niue

Families will find plenty of options in Niue, between the resort-style accommodation to self-contained holiday homes with all your home-away-from-home facilities. There are even a few guesthouses with family rooms should you be seeking budget or larger holiday homes for a couple of families travelling together. You won’t find accommodations with kids’ clubs in Niue, but Buccaneer Adventures next door to the Scenic Matavai Resort does offer its own kids’ club.

Listings for Niue Family Accommodation

For more details on our top recommendations, see the 10 Best Family Accommodation in Niue.

Where to Stay in Niue© Namukulu Cottages

Self-catering Accommodation in Niue

As mentioned, almost all of Niue’s accommodation is self-catering. This means that most guest houses, holiday homes and villas have kitchen facilities to make your own meals. Learn about where to buy food for self-catering in Where to Buy Food in Niue.

Listings for Niue Self-catering Accommodation

While all of these accommodations feature in our Accommodation Section, check out some of our top picks for foodies in the 10 Best Accommodation in Niue for Foodies.

Where to Stay in Niue(c) niuepocketguide.com

Accommodation for Couples in Niue

Even with every couple having a different style of travel, there’s almost always an option to suit in Niue. Double rooms are a standard in guest houses, should you be on a budget, while private cottages for couples in tranquil locations are what Niue does best. Even if you are looking to tie the knot, the Scenic Matavai Resort offers wedding services.

Listings for Niue Couples’ Accommodation

For more information on our top picks, see the 10 Best Wedding & Honeymoon Accommodation in Niue.

Where to Stay in Niue(c) David Girsh - Niue Tourism

Adult-Only Accommodation in Niue

While adult-only resorts are becoming an increasingly popular concept in the South Pacific, the trend is only just starting to catch on in Niue. There are only a limited number of accommodations in Niue with child-free policies and age restrictions. Otherwise, those seeking an adult-only getaway are likely to find the peace they looking for in the 10 Best Holiday Homes in Niue.

Listings for Niue Adult-Only Accommodation


Laura S.

This article was reviewed and published by Laura, editor in chief and co-founder of Niue 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 Niue. She knows the island inside-out and loves sharing tips on how best to experience Niue’s must-dos and hidden gems. Laura is also editor of several other South Pacific travel guides.

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