The Samoan Outrigger Hotel offers a pool, Wi-Fi access and accommodations with air conditioning or mosquito netting just 15 minutes’ walk from downtown Apia. A free tropical continental breakfast is provided. Popular snorkeling spot Palolo Deep is a 5-minute walk from the Samoan Outrigger. The Robert Louis Stevenson Museum is 5 minutes’ drive away. It is a 35-minute drive from Faleolo International Airport and a 1 hour drive from Lalomanu Beach. Some accommodations features a patio or a private bathroom. Hot water is standard in all showers. The refurbished pool and surrounding deck area offer sun lounges. There is a shared kitchen, a television room and laundry facilities. The tour desk offers information on Samoan scenic tours and Polynesian explorer tours. Barbecue facilities offer a covered seating area for outdoor dining. There are several restaurants, bars and cafes to be found nearby in Apia.+ Please note that there is a 3.5% charge when you pay with a (Visa, Euro/Mastercard) credit card.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

The Samoan Outrigger Hotel has been welcoming guests since Mar 27, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Breakfast Info


Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
3 twin beds
2 queen beds
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Steph
    Quiet, central location. Didn't know breakfast was included - nice surprise on arrival. Room was comfortable, clean. Nice to have the safe for valuables. Loved the pool. Lovely staff!
  • Dai
    Very friendly staff, nice gardens and pool, comfortable room. Breakfast was a lovely Samoan selection and evening meals were no problem with nice restaurants within easy walking distance. I would recommend Roko's. Having a late flight out, I...
  • Manumaua
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Convenient location, nice gardens, and the staff. A few things to improve such as the shower. Need shower mats to avoid slipping, a soap dish in the shower, hot water if possible otherwise regular water is not too bad given the hot n humid climate.
  • Alicia
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The staff were fantastic…kind and helpful. The aircon in the room worked great.
  • Ruifei
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The staff are super friendly and helpful, they make guests feel like family. It's super clean, and I love the Samoan style that no shoes in the house. The garden is beautiful, and the trees give the pool a nice shade. Although watch out for the...
  • Kathleen
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very simple, quaint authentic setting. I was only there one night so didn’t use pool. The price is what attracted me. The kindness of the staff and breakfast was superb. Location isn’t the greatest but taxis are plentiful and inexpensive. Happy I...
  • Neal
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Wonderful staff. Very responsive. Always helpful and smiling. Great value for money overall. Would happily stay again.
  • Stephen
    Very clean, very close to town and especially to the SPREP headquarters. I had a small issue and they responded better than any hotel operator I have ever experienced. I cannot emphasize this enough and it made me a huge fan for life. That was...
  • Asenati
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    The staff we're very friendly and enjoyed my overall experience, breakfast was great.
  • Sina
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Beautiful historic home, a taste of modern Samoa village setting in urban Apia.

Property questions and answers
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  • How do I arrange airport pick up please?

    Talofa, When you get outside the arrival gate please ask for Taus airport bus or Samoa Scenic airport shuttle. They can take you to our door for ST 30..
    Answered on 17 November 2019
  • Hey there, how many does This sleep - do you have any options for a family of 5 ?

    Talofa, We have a family room of 5. Let me know. Laena
    Answered on 15 October 2022
  • hi, is it a continental breakfast or buffet included? thank you

    Talofa dear. Its Complimentry tropical breakfast. Laena.
    Answered on 24 January 2023
  • What is meant by ‘shared bathroom’. Is It a communal bathroom shared by other rooms, or a bathroom in the room shared by those who booked the room?

    Shared facilities, means rooms will be sharing 2 x bathrooms and 2x toilets. Laena
    Answered on 3 December 2022
  • Can I get a hair dryer if I Book a fale ?

    Sure, Best Regards Claus Hermansen
    Answered on 3 January 2023
  • hi there do you have room service? Thanks

    Talofa, We are a bed and breakfast. Rooms are cleaned daily but we dont have a restaurant so no F and B room service. The Samoan Outrigger Hotel
    Answered on 31 December 2022
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Amenities of The Samoan Outrigger Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • WiFi in all areas
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Garden view
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Pool table
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and charges apply.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Baggage storage
    • Tour desk
    • Currency exchange
    • 24-hour front desk
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/puzzles
    Cleaning Services
    • Laundry
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Safe
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Wake-up service
    • Car rental
    • Family rooms
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Room service
    Outdoor swimming pool
      Languages Spoken
      • English

      House rules

      The Samoan Outrigger Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


      From 12:00 PM

      Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


      Until 10:00 AM



      Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

      Children & Beds

      Child policies

      Children of all ages are welcome.

      To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

      Crib and extra bed policies

      0 - 1 years
      Crib upon request

      The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

      There are no extra beds available at this property.

      All cribs are subject to availability.

      No age restriction

      There's no age requirement for check-in


      Pets are not allowed.

      Mastercard Visa Cash The Samoan Outrigger Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

      The fine print

      Please note that this property does not accept payments with American Express credit cards.

      Please inform The Samoan Outrigger Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

      Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

      FAQs about The Samoan Outrigger Hotel

      • Room options at The Samoan Outrigger Hotel include:

        • Dorm Room
        • Double

      • The Samoan Outrigger Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

        • Pool table
        • Swimming pool

      • The Samoan Outrigger Hotel is 1.2 miles from the center of Apia. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

      • Guests staying at The Samoan Outrigger Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

        Breakfast option(s) include:

        • Continental

      • Check-in at The Samoan Outrigger Hotel is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

      • The prices at The Samoan Outrigger Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

      • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.