Duration
7 Nights
For Kids
From 2 – 11 Years Old
Travel
Multiple dates in 2019
Destination
Samoa

Inclusions and savings just keep piling up with this piping-hot package on the private sandy beaches of Taumeasina Island Resort. Snip up to $1,550 off 7 nights in a luxurious, self-contained Waterfront Villa, next door to Apia’s best natural and cultural attractions. Add a generous dollop of snorkelling, complimentary buffet breakfasts, free Kids Programs, kayaking and swimming pools.

Included international flights and WST$200 of resort credit are just the icing on top of your sweet Samoan holiday. Surrounded by lush waterfalls, pristine beaches and Polynesian hospitality, you really can have your cake and eat it too – provided you book before 29 March!


HIGHLIGHTS 

  • Book before 29 March 2019 to save up to $1,550
  • 7 nights’ accommodation at Samoa’s Taumeasina Island Resort in a Two Bedroom Waterfront Villa
  • Return economy airfares to Apia with Samoa Airways
  • Full breakfast buffet included daily
  • Access to free non-motorised water sports such as snorkel, kayak, catamaran
  • Daily shuttle to Apia, making excursions to Samoa’s best attractions easy as pie

HOLIDAY INCLUDES 

Return economy airfares to Apia with Samoa Airways (including 23kgs of checked luggage)
7 nights’ accommodation at Taumeasina Island Resort in a two-bedroom Waterfront Villa
Reduced rates – save up to $1550
Airport transfers for up to 4 people, to and from Taumeasina Island Resort
Full buffet breakfast daily
WST$200 resort credit per booking per stay
Use of non-motorized water sports equipment
1 GB Wifi per day
Daily shuttle to Apia Town 

TRAVEL PERIOD

  • 15 Oct – 24 Nov 19 (Brisbane)
  • 19 Oct –23 Nov 19 (Sydney, Melbourne)

Add a Half Day Fishing Charter for up to 4 people from $650 per charter


WHY BOOK WITH FAMILY TRAVEL?

At Family Travel, we have a passion for helping families all over Australia create meaningful and memorable experiences. Whether you’re a band of avid campers, adventure-seekers, or if you prefer a little luxury, we’re driven to make your holiday dreams come true. With over 20 years of travel experience, you can be sure we can create the right holiday for your family. Can’t find what you’re looking for on our site? Call us on 1300 404 100 and one of our accredited family travel specialists can create an incredible family holiday package for you.

The Family Travel 30 Day Booking Guarantee means that if you can’t get the travel dates you want within 30 days of buying the voucher, we’ll give you your money back

FINE PRINT 
  • Valid for travel: 15 Oct – 24 Nov 19 (Brisbane) & 19 Oct –23 Nov 19 (Sydney, Melbourne)
  • Advertised prices are based on a 7-night package per 2 adults and 2 child on  15 Oct– 24 Nov 2019 from Brisbane
  • Subject to availability at time of booking for new bookings only.
  • International direct flights from Sydney & Brisbane with Samoa Airways.
  • Departures from Adelaide and Melbourne include domestic flights to Brisbane on Virgin Australia and might require an overnight stay in Brisbane at client’s own expenses if no connecting flight is available on the same day.
  • If you need to cancel your trip after travel has been confirmed, the travel operator may impose cancellation fees.  
  • Travel insurance not included, customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover.
  • Family Travel Team members receive 10% off any travel insurance policy.
  • Once your Family Travel holiday has been purchased you will receive a voucher with full redemption details for you to book your travel.
  • If for any reason you are unable to book your preferred dates please refer to the Family Travel 30 Day Booking Guarantee to understand our refund policy.
  • When booking in your travel dates, make sure you have your travel voucher number, traveller names (as they appear on their passport), age of travellers and details of any special requirements you wish to highlight to the resort (e.g. vegetarian etc).
  • Excludes: Flights, visa, wellness activities, selection of drinks, activities not mentioned and items of a personal nature.

VISA INFORMATION

A visa gives a non-citizen permission to enter and stay in a certain country.

Family Travel cannot issue visas for your trip. You will need to research Visa requirements and contact the nearest embassy or consulate. Australian Government’s travel advice service smartraveller.gov.au is a good place to start.

Read more Visa information here.


Book this hot deal online at www.familytravel.com.au or call us on 1300 404 100

BEST FOR FAMILIES

DESTINATION

Samoa is the only place in the world where you can swim with turtles one minute, race down natural rock slides the next, and top it all off with a night of traditional Fia Fia dance performances. Taumeasina Island Resort is ideally situated to jam-pack your itinerary with Samoa’s best. It rests within 6 kilometres of Samoa’s National Museum, Cultural Village, Robert Louis Stevenson Museum and Palolo Deep Marine Reserve.

Your package includes a free daily shuttle to Samoa’s capital, Apia, where you can browse souvenir markets or launch off to Papase’ea Sliding Rocks, one of the most famous natural attractions for families. Be sure to check out Alofaaga Blowholes, To Sua ocean trench, Falealupo Canopy Walk and a range of waterfalls – day tours will help you cover everything you want to see.

RESORT 

A convenient 45 minutes from Faleolo International Airport and 5 minutes from the town of Apia, Taumeasina Island Resort has show-stopping views of the Pacific Ocean and Upolu mountains. Snap up the chance to enjoy the tennis courts, cascade swimming pool, children’s playground, Kids Program, cooking classes, private beaches, weekly cultural shows and highly-rated service at an exclusive rate by booking before March 29. 

GROWN UP’S CORNER 

With the kids catered for thanks to awesome daily activity programs, grown-ups can treat themselves to a rejuvenating spa treatment at Fofo Spa and Sauna, or enjoy a guilt-free workout at the fitness centre. Perhaps you can arrange a romantic dinner-for-two at the refined Sina’s Restaurant. Babysitting services operate from 7am.

 

Read more about Samoa…  CLICK HERE

TAUMEASINA ISLAND RESORT

This excellent-value package is your ticket to all sorts of offerings from Taumeasina Island Resort. Find the perfect balance between kicking back in your villa, with direct beach access, and filling your schedule with awesome family activities such as kayaking, snorkelling, free access to the tennis court and cooking lessons. Kids’ menus, a kids’ section at the pool and a children’s playground with slide, swings, seesaw and climbing wall make this resort a clear-cut family favourite.

Travellers between 5 and 15 years can join the busy, fully supervised daily kids’ program. Participation is free of charge for up to two children in a booking. Activities include Samoan dance classes, papaya smashing games, kayak races, movie nights, weaving, environmental talks, snorkelling and spotlight walks after dark. A family favourite would have to be the Samoan cricket championships when kids and staff team up against parents!

Full buffet breakfasts are included in your package. For lunch and dinner, pick and choose between the ocean views and refined menu of Sina’s, nightly entertainment and seasonal dining at Lapita’s and relaxed tapas at Cascade Poolside Dining. You can also book private dining in the comfort of your villa, with a personal waiter and 3-course menu.

HOTEL AMENITIES 

  • Pool
  • Room service
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Babysitting
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Outdoor pool
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Tennis Court

 

ROOM AMENITIES

The gorgeous 2-Bedroom Waterfront Villas are true to their name, with direct access to one of Taumeasina Island Resort’s private sandy beaches. The villas are kitted out with full-sized fridge, dishwasher, 4-burner hotplate, microwave, washing machine, dryer, 50-inch flat screen to ensure maximum self-contained luxury and convenience for families. Rooms are serviced daily. Best of all? All Waterfront Villas have a private balcony with awesome views.

Room amenities are:
  • Airconditionning
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • 50″ Flat Screen TV
  • Full Size Fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Wireless/Wifi
  • Hot Plates
  • Laundry
  • 24 Hour Room Service

FLIGHT

Flights to Apia with Samoa Airways are included in the deal.


TRANSFER 

Return airport transfers for up to 4 people included.


WEATHER 

Samoa’s weather is warm and tropical all year round, with two distinct seasons – the dry season running from May to October and the wet season from November to April.

Samoa’s climate is hot and humid with an average daily temperature of 29 degrees Celsius and ocean temperature in the low 20s. In the eastern and south-eastern parts of Samoa, trade winds will year-round bring cooling breezes late afternoon and early evening.


VISA INFORMATION

A visa gives a non-citizen permission to enter and stay in a certain country.

Family Travel cannot issue visas for your trip. You will need to research Visa requirements and contact the nearest embassy or consulate. Australian Government’s travel advice service smartraveller.gov.au is a good place to start.

Read more Visa information here.


TRAVEL INSURANCE

At Family Travel, we strongly recommend purchasing Travel Insurance for your family’s safety, security and peace of mind.

Family Travel can arrange a personalised travel insurance quote for you.
Call us on 1300 404 100 and quote Family10 for a 10% discount.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Why book with Family Travel?

The Family Travel 30 Day Booking Guarantee means that if you can’t get the travel dates you want within 30 days of buying the voucher, we’ll give you your money back

 

What is included in The Deal?
Please refer to the ‘Holiday Includes’ section. If you are unclear, please don’t hesitate to contact us on 1300 404 100 for more details.


Can I arrange my flights with Family Travel?
We at Family Travel are a fully licensed travel agency and are able to arrange flights to any destination. Call us on 1300 404 100 to get a personalised quote.


Are there any health precautions or vaccinations that my family needs?
We recommend you see your doctor at least eight weeks prior to travel for advice, and to allow time for any necessary vaccinations.


Can Family Travel organise my travel insurance? / Do I need a travel insurance?
We always recommend that you purchase travel insurance as soon as your travel dates are confirmed. Family Travel can arrange a personalised travel insurance quote for you. Call us on 1300 404 100 and quote Family10 for a 10% discount.


What is the cancellation procedure? / Can I cancel or make changes to my booking?
If for any reason you need to cancel, contact the Family Travel reservation team on 1300 404 100, and make sure you have your travel voucher number and traveller names on hand. Please be aware that the travel operator may impose cancellation fees. In addition, Family Travel will charge a AUD $100 per person cancellation fee. Once we have received a variable request for cancellation, we request it be submitted in writing. Once received we will begin to process your cancellation. 


I haven’t received my Family Travel voucher yet. What do I do?
If you have not received your voucher contact Family Travel on 1300 404 100 and we will resend your voucher by email. 


Where can I find full terms and conditions for Family Travel?
Terms and conditions for each holiday can be found in the fine print of each booking. Full details on the terms and conditions can be found on the link below. 


How old do my kids need to be?
We include a ‘For Kids’ section at the top of every deal that outlines the age guidelines of the product provided to us by the tour operator. 


Are there any programs for kids at the resort?
Refer to the above BEST FOR Tab for full information on kids programs


How many people in a room?
Refer to the above Resort/Hotel Tab for full information on your room configuration & bedding


My kids are fussy eaters will there be other options for my kids?
This is dependant on the resort/hotel and the restaurant options available on-site or nearby. 


What if my kids are over the age of 12 years? Do they count as adults?
Family Travel is able to look after families of all ages. If you are interested in this product, but your kids don’t suit the age requirements, call us on 1300 404 100 and we can provide a customised quote. 


Can you put my family in Adjoining or Connecting Rooms?
At Family Travel we are more than happy to request that your family is put in adjoining or connecting rooms, however, this will only be on a request basis and can’t usually be guaranteed. To make this request or to find out more please call us on 1300 404 100.