Highland Hideaway Above Apia Nestled in Your Own Private Little Valley
You sent a message to this owner.
- Minimum stay:Contact owner
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Apia house description
This executive home is beautifully appointed, completely enclosed and fully furnished. Solar heated showers are yours. Fully filtered drinking water for is your pleasure and convenience. Mango, banana, papaya and avocado are a few pleasures awaiting you.
The main split level house has four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, modern and fully equipped kitchen, 60’ long verandah opening on to a dream deck overlooking the private valley. This house is ideal for family and especially numerous couples.
The Main Dwelling: This split level home is set on a reasonably steep incline facing the northwest looking out over a small private valley. A beautiful modern kitchen opening onto the lounge room is surrounded by an enormous enclosed L-shaped verandah. Also upstairs we have the master bedroom adjoined by a full ensuite, another bedroom, full-size bathroom and laundry. Downstairs consists of 2 more large bedrooms, another full bathroom and spacious office adjoined by a reading room.
The verandah opens onto a new deck that gives you the impression of being on top of a mountain. You will love to experience the brilliance of the moon in its fullness and the wonderful evening breezes; not to mention our local coffee in the early morning. Serenity, extreme quiet, very secure and insect proof.
Aternative Traditional Samoan Fale: Our new but traditional Samoan Fale (home) will enable you to experience all the uniqueness of this very old Samoan design especially extremely effective ventilation. The ancient design has been unique only to the Samoan Islands. The oval shape is covered with by an extremely high and domed roof enhancing the fale's coolness. The interior is intricately hand finished with local materials bathing you in timeless Samoan tradition.
- 2100 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Events Allowed
- Non Smoking Only
- Low Allergen Environment
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Main house: 2100 sq ft upstairs and 900 sq ft downstairs. Internet: Optional extra Samoan Fale: The fale is alternate accommodation with equivalent of 2 bedrooms (master & loft) and 2 1/2 bathrooms. This is for the minded couple who prefer to be be by themselves in an executive environment. The fale is 1000 sq ft and fully self contained as is the main house. 4 people would be very comfortable here....moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- CD Player
- Books For Adults
- Music Library
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Coin Laundry
- Recreation Center
- Rain Forests
- Botanical Garden
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Outlet Shopping
local services and businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Mountain View
sports and adventure activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Dining Area
- Activities Guide
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Water Tank
- Secure Parking
- Computer Available
- Linens Provided
- Solar Panels
- Washing Machine
- Ceiling Fans
- Toilet Paper
- Solar Hot Water
- Study Room
- Towels Provided
- Living Area
- Iron & Board
- Local Activities Guide
- Sofa Bed
- Housekeeper Optional
- Cooking Utensils
- Pantry Items
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Lawn / Garden
- Beach Towels
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Beach Chairs
- Fully Fenced Property
- Deck / Patio
- Large Cooler
- Screen Porch / Veranda
- Porch / Veranda
ReviewsWrite a review
Loved everything about this rental home. The homeowners were so sweet, accomadating and always made sure we had everything we needed. We fully intend to use this rental again for future travels to Samoa.
- Guest cm (Centerville, Utah )
- Date of stay 01/19/13
- Review Submitted 02/03/13
Recommended for: Romantic getaway, girls getaway, families with young children, families with teenagers, people with disabilities, adventure seekers, age 55+, sightseeing.
Please contact owner for rates.Rental is also available 2 weekly, monthly and 6 months. Alternatively Samoan Tala is acceptable. The rates below are broken out for comparison: 1 week $US835 2 weeks $US1,460 (equivalent weekly rate = $730) Monthly $US2,500 (equivalent weekly rate = $585) 6 months $US1,760 monthly (equivalent weekly rate = $440)The above rates apply for the traditional Samoan Fale.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details.
Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more
Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
About the owner: Maria is Samoan and Tim Australian, both living in Canada
Why the Owner Chose Apia:
Located in the Samoan highlands above the capital city Apia away from the tourist traffic and business of city life.
- Primary: +1 780 965-6745 Contact Tim: anytime
- Secondary: +1 780-667-0648 Contact Maria anytime
- Click Here to see All My Rental Listings
Side view of the Main House. Lush gardens surround the house.
Rear of the house starting from left - ensuite, bathroom, 2nd bedroom, kitchen
Welcome to our home folks - this bouquet is from our own garden
Fully appinnted modern kitchen; gas stove, filtered drinking water, island
Our deck is the best feature of the property; overlooking the plantation valley
Master bedroom features Tasmanian blackwood suite. Ensuite off to far left.
Downstairs foyer leading to the library and 3rd bedroom. reading room to right.
Spacious 3rd bedroom - coolest in the house is it's best feature
Spectacular 100m high Papapapaitai Falls on the Cross Island Road out from Apia
Falealupo church at the extreme west end of Savaii was destroyed in 1990 cyclone
Colours, divesity of the garden driveway. You can't experience this at a hotel.
Main House (right) and traditional Samoan Fale (left)
Main House and fantastic deck form across our private valley and plantation
Main entrance to your Vacation Home. Enjoy the cool of the day here
Dining area is part of the extensive L-shaped verandah. TV area in background.
This 60 ft verandah really is the central feature of the home. Notice the breeze
Archway looking from kitchen to verandah. Notice stair handrail to downstairs.
Comfortable and extremely airy 2nd bedroom upstairs
Well stocked library for your reading pleasure
Reading and games room doubles as a really quiet work area
Swimming at the best beach in Upolu - Lalomanu. Beach fales are available.
Evening bathing at Joelan Beach Fales, Lano, on Savaii's north coast
Our 2nd home; the Samoan Fale. A must visit; this spectacular traditional design
Main House. The 2nd floor of the split level is below top of foreground shrubs.
4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.