Lodging (Editor's Choice)

Fiji Islands offer a wide assortment of types of lodging from very inexpensive dormitory/ camping style facilities to five-star luxury resorts. These may be located on individual remote islands or in more populated larger islands resort areas such as the Coral Coast. Accommodations range from $10 in a dormitory to over $2,000 per night for a private bure in the best luxury resort. Below is a sampling of resorts and locally-owned properties situated in the prime diving areas.

Resort Price Location Comments
Raffles Gateway Hotel Nadi Airport,
Viti Levu
Day rooms are available and relatively inexpensive. A good place to stay either just arriving or the night before an early flight.
Wananavu Beach Resort
Viti Levu
Rakiraki,
Viti Levu
Just two hours drive from Nadi Airport, resort offers the feel of an island paradise, yet the convenience of the mainland. There is spectacular sunset scenes from the bures, villas and restaurant bar deck.
Lagoon Resort Pacific Harbor
Viti Levu
The 22 rooms, each with marble bathrooms and air conditioning face either the lagoon or canal. The restaurant and cafe provides excellent seafood and tropical fruits and claims to be the cleanest kitchen in Fiji.
Beqa Lagoon Resort Beqa Island
Viti Levu
Secluded island resort surrounded by one of the world's largest and most spectacular barrier reefs. Beachfront and garden bures featuring private courtyards and plunge pools.
Naigani Island Resort Naigani Island The bures are very large able to accommodate families or large groups.
Cousteau Fiji Island Resort Vanua Levu Spacious Fijian style thatched-roof bures afford spectacular ocean or lush garden views. This resort features a fine restaurant and beach with very good snorkeling for all ages.A variety of recreational, cultural and ecological programs and activities are complimentary including Bula Camp for children. All meals included.
Koro Sun Resort Vanua Levu All-inclusive resort offering a native Fijian experience, dedicated to adventure, rejuvenation and romance. Eighteen private bures with all-encompassing views of the ocean and reefs.

Lodging (Editor's Choice)

Resort Price Location Comments
Nukibati Resort Southeastern Vanua Levu A small Luxury island resort with only four spacious beachside bungalow suites and three deluxe honeymoon bures decorated in a style reminiscent of Fiji's gracious colonial past.
Moody's Namena Namenalala Island Six cliff-side bures have large decks with wide vistas. The family run island resort sit on Namena Reef, one of Fiji's top soft coral reefs.
Maravu Plantation Resort Taveuni Island Located on the site of an old coconut plantation, the bures are widely spread among lush vegetation.
Matangi Island Resort Matangi Island Located on a remote island to the northeast of Taveuni, the resort offers an authentic Fijian tropical experience for serious divers and families alike.
Matana Beach Resort (Dive Kadavu) Kadavu This is the oldest family-run Kadavu dive lodge and has the most spectular sunsets and views of the volcano. Easy access to the manta diving on the Astrolabe Reef.
Papageno Resort Kadavu This tropical garden resort is surrounded by green jungle and rolling mountains. Accommodiations are all-inclusive with gourmet and home grown organic vegetables.
Tiliva Kadavu This small secluded family-run dive lodge is located at the remote end of Kadavu and has easy access to the Astrolabe and Solo reefs.