Sandy Beach Resort

Foa Island, Tonga

With spacious bungalows set in a tropical garden close to the water’s edge, Sandy Beach Resort has a relaxed ambiance and a friendly staff that makes you feel right at home (you’ll soon feel like a member of the extended family). The resort’s 12 bungalows feature ocean views, ceiling fans, en suite bathrooms (including a solar-heated shower), and private verandas with comfortable lounge chairs. Excellent reef snorkeling is available right off the white-sand beach, optional scuba trips are easily organized, and there is free access to kayaks and bicycles. The restaurant serves fresh seafood and the bar is a great place to sip a drink and gaze at the sunset.