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Worth a trip

One of the cheaper waterfalls to visit. It's super fun and unique. Worth going to see even if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mcbridgg
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Great fun in wet season

We had a lot of fun here. I've read a lot of the reviews and it is clear that it is at its best... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David P
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Sydney, Australia
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You may want to try this again and again once you've experienced the thrill of skimming the 16-foot waterfall down this natural rock slide.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“great fun” (48 reviews)
“slide down” (24 reviews)
“steep steps” (12 reviews)
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Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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"cool water"
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"a lot of fun"
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"water level"
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"adrenaline rush"
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"rock pools"
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"whole family"
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"changing rooms"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the cheaper waterfalls to visit. It's super fun and unique. Worth going to see even if you don't want to slide. We had great fun sliding with a group of locals we met there. Very refreshing on a hot day!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lot of fun here. I've read a lot of the reviews and it is clear that it is at its best when it is wet season. First off, there are a lot of stairs to go down (and come up!) so you...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Easy to get to and loads of fun. Its a nice cool down on a hot day and you will feel refreshed after.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Great fun sliding down the rocks and splashing in the cool pools. And the gardens/surrounds are lovely.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful drive up and amazing views. Bring a picnic lunch like we did and enjoy the views while you eat before heading down for a swim! If you’re unfit like me you may struggle a little coming back up the steps but well worth it!

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

I think its a thing to go see. Lots of steps to get to the bottom. I only did the "baby" rock slide and only once. My daughter and grandkids loved them

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

A pretty water fall.A good place to spend time but come here with a guide. You must come with a hiking shoes and bathing clothes.Be careful.

Thank SE s
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Worth the walk down and up the stairs, best to ask at the entrance on how fast the flow of water is. Went there once and there was barely a trickle of water going down the waterfall :) BUT, I would highly recommend for anyone...More

Thank Tony F
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

The waterfalls are about a 10 - 15 minute drive from Apia. It's about $5 SAT per person to access/swim at the waterfall. To get to the waterfall, you must descend down a steep set of stairs. Make sure you bring plenty of insect repellant,...More

Thank Faaze_90
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Papaseea is located on a hillside, overlooking the island. You want to make sure to be respectful when visiting here or any place in Samoa for that matter. NOT to scream outrageously just out of respect for the family that owns the area. It's very...More

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Zandalee S
8 March 2017|
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Response from Venetogiorgio | Reviewed this property |
About $10 Samoan - make sure you go after some decent rainfall
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Briarley Y
16 September 2016|
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Response from Stamrish1 | Reviewed this property |
It's not a stupid question but is difficult to answer. You would have to keep a close eye on your child ( I'm not implying you don't) but it is a bit dodgy if the child wandered off to explore. There is a pool to the right... More
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ioanchris
21 June 2015|
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Response from Tosca A | Reviewed this property |
I went to samoa tourism website and it says it is open Mon to Sun. Also, on a side note Tu sua trench is also open on sundays as we went there on a Sunday. I hope this helps.
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