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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Pago Pago is pretty rundown, even by Samoan standards, and there are only a handful of hotels on the island, so I wasn't expecting much, and Sadie's did not disappoint. The location of the property is great - not too far from the PPG airport, but with its own secluded beach. And the staff was great - very helpful and...

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Leesburg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on our Holland Cruise ship in Pago, Pago. Sadies By The Sea was within walking distance (about 20 minutes or so) and we stopped to check out the beach. Our cost to use the facilities was $5 and this included a beautiful beach, pool, lounge chairs, bar and restaurant. The staff was very friendly and the food and...

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Reviewed 3 November 2016

great views of the harbour... the beach area had rubbish every time the tide came in. we went in july and there was lots of blue bottle jelly fish. got stung by baby ones. pool area was nice but pool was cloudy sometimes with rubbish in it. food was GREAT! ladies at the bar/restaurant were lovely and great milkshakes :)...

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Darfo Boario Terme, Italy
Reviewed 21 October 2016

well, when you get here, in Samoa, you gotta leave your home habit, you have to enter into this peaceful atmosphere. Such atmosphere can be felt all around the island, this is a thing that cannot be reviewed. Yaman!

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Tom-Sadies, Owner at Sadie's by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you Maickol b. Yes, you have hit the head right on the nail! Peace and tranquility. But some frustrations also. Especially when you want to go faster than the accepted norm. The Island people keep you in check with their infectious smiles and never ending hospitality. That is the true beauty of the Samoas.

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Clean, well-kept grounds, modesty priced with terrific view of the bay. Prompt room service, cordial and friendly front desk Excellent restaurant and bar service Three blocks to the center of Pago Pago

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West Windsor Township, New Jersey
Reviewed 26 September 2016

If you are looking for a tropical mega-resort, American Samoa is not for you. But if you are looking for an authentic South Pacific experience and a very clean and comfortable place to stay, you can't do better than American Samoa and Sadie's by the Sea. The rooms are large, and the furniture, though rather basic, is well-maintained. In particular,...

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Tom-Sadies, Owner at Sadie's by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you most sincerely for your comprehensive review, Robert H. We have been searching for a Marketing Manager and feel that you would fit the bill admirably. The pay is good at $5.03 per hour (that is way above minimum wage which is $5 per hour) plus we have a FREE beer program -buy one for the price of 2...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My two boys, aged 13 and 15, and I had the great pleasure of visiting Sadie's by the Sea. It was one of the most special experiences of our lives. We were overwhelmed by the kindness of the owner and the team. We were welcomed as family into their home. A special visit was arranged for us to explore the...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We sat on our patio and gazed at the beautiful scenery when we weren't eating or sightseeing. The location is excellent and the setting is perfect - beach, pool, great restaurant, really good service from everyone.

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Tom-Sadies, Owner at Sadie's by the Sea, responded to this review

Thanks Marcia, we certainly appreciate your very positive review and do hope that you will revisit our beautiful island. --Tom

Koror, Palau
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The location is decent, within walking distance of most major government complexes. The food was okay. The beach isn't much of a draw. And for some reason, the floor was always wet when getting out of bed in the mornings and coming back in the afternoon. I think it was condensation from the AC. Internet access is extremely slow. And...

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Tom-Sadies, Owner at Sadie's by the Sea, responded to this review

Points well taken. It's difficult to explain the wet floors -certainly if it was from the AC it would be puddled below the unit. One review suggests that the floors never get mopped -maybe housekeeping was mopping yours night and morning? Regarding furniture, following some local guests it is always a challenge keeping up with senseless graffiti. I believe that...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Seems like every time I check-in to Sadies it just goes from bad to worse. Wasn't until the next morning I notice how dirty the rooms are. Housekeepers do not sweep under the beds, or mop the floors, walls could do with some spot cleaning, and furniture was littered with graffiti, scratches and wear and tear. Sadies need to invest...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sadie's By The Sea is the only full service, beach front resort in American Samoa, located in the heart of the government and business centers of the island, and close to many tourist attractions. Sadie's by the Sea is a fun, charming resort with first class Polynesian service. Lush forested mountains surrounding Pago Pago's deep blue harbor complete the view from every room. Our private beach and clear warm water, just a few steps from your room, are perfect for swimming, snorkeling and kayaking year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sadie's by the Sea

Address: Utulei Beach, Pago Pago, Tutuila 96799, American Samoa
Region: American Samoa > Tutuila > Pago Pago
Price Range: $185 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sadie's by the Sea 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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“get a room with beach view or else you will be looking over the road and car park”
 of 5 bubbles karinan2, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Better view of the bay from the 2nd floor”
 of 5 bubbles Sanford808, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I suggest the second floor for better security, closer to the office as this will be a shorter walk to the pool, store, and restaurant.”
  • View from balcony of my hotel room
 of 5 bubbles H8540HIroberth, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room away from the pool are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles mkn006, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“They give the crappy and neglected rooms to the locals. So act like a tourist when reserving your room. It might help... just might help!”
 of 5 bubbles Ivister, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
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