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Two new developments are being built side by side at Plantation Island Resort. Project A will consist of a new arrivals bure, restaurant, bar and pool with construction from 1 May 2018 to 1 April 2019. Project B will consist of 40 new hotel style rooms being built in double storey blocks of 4 from 21 May 2018 to 20 May 2019. To minimise guest disturbance during this period, Plantation will close off the closest rooms to the development. Please refer to the resort map in the image gallery.

Overview

Plantation Island Resort is set on 553 acres on the stunning Malolo Lailai Island, just 16 kilometres offshore west from Nadi. Utilising 23 acres of this island paradise, the resort rests on a pristine stretch of beach fronting the lush lagoon and surrounded by exotic gardens. Plantation Island Resort is commonly referred to as the 3 star resort in a 5 star Fiji island location.

Accommodation at Plantation Island Resort varies from well-appointed hotel style rooms to traditional Fijian bures. With something for every budget, the resort caters for family holidays as well as romantic getaways from the Beachfront Bures to 2 Bedroom Garden Bures.

Plantation Island Resort has no shortage of onsite facilities with three swimming pools, cultural and craft demonstrations, a golf course, beauty salon and a kids club. With a myriad of ways to spend your time in Fiji the resort also offers complementary snorkelling, kayaking, wind surfing and hand fishing. For a small fee you can also participate in scuba diving, surfing, parasailing, island hopping, water skiing and village tours.

Accommodation

Plantation Island Resort offers a wide choice of accommodation from a poolside room to a traditional Fiji hut known as a bure, all close to resort facilities and the beach.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • IDD Telephone
  • Tea & Coffee making facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Patio or Balcony
  • WiFi (fees & conditions apply)

Studio Garden Bure: Features garden views with a modern style. A spacious duplex bure which is surrounded by tropical gardens, within easy access to all resort facilities. Size is 128m². Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults OR 5 Adults & Children.

Studio Ocean Bure: These Studio Bures are located along the beach offering ocean views. A spacious duplex bure which is within easy access to all resort facilities. Size is 128m². Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults OR 5 Adults & Children.

Poolside Room: Features pool views and located just steps away from large swimming pool. Size is 172m². Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults OR 5 Adults & Children.

1 Bedroom Garden Terrace: Features garden views and nestled in a quieter area of the resort. Size is 178m². Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults OR 5 Adults & Children. *From 01 April 2019 this room is called Garden Terrace Room.

2 Bedroom Garden Bure: Features garden views. Size is 226m². Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 6 Adults + 2 Children. *From 01 April 2019 maximum room capacity is 6 Adults & Children

Beachfront Bure: Features a stunning beachfront location. Size is 161m². Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults OR 5 Adults & Children.

Garden Terrace Room: Features garden views and nestled in a quieter area of the resort. Size is 178m². Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults OR 5 Adults & Children. *Available from 01 April 2019.

Dining

Plantation Island Resort offers a wide variety of food outlets including Breakfast Bar, Snack Bar, BBQ Deck and Supermarket.

Ol' Copra Shed Restaurant & Brigham Bar: This beachside restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner daily offering buffet style meals in a casual setting. A-la-carte lunch is also available daily . The Ol' Copra Shed restaurant is a great place to dine throughout the day and into the evening with family and friends. During times of high occupancy a Fiji Fusion menu will be available.

Snack Bar: Enjoy a range of snacks including sandwiches and burgers in a casual and relaxed beachfront setting.

Black Coral Restaurant & Bar: Try a range of the Pacific flavours in this a la carte restaurant that is open for breakfast, lunch & dinner. Buffet meals may also be available from the Black Coral Restaurant during high occupancy.

Cocohut Espresso & Frappe Bar: This is a great place to pick up a refreshing drink, juices, fresh coconuts, coffees and frappes are available here throughout the day.

Facilities

  • 3 Freshwater swimming pools
  • Water slide
  • Children's playground
  • Children's creche
  • Babysitting
  • Kids Club
  • Teens Club
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Mini mart
  • Beachside snack bar
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Resort shop
  • Coin operated guest laundry
  • Medical Clinic
  • Internet Facilities
  • Golf Course
  • Massage & Salon
  • PADI Dive Shop

Activities

Most non motorised water activities are free of charge.

The following activities are free of charge:

  • Wood Craft shop
  • Mini putt putt
  • Volleyball court
  • Rugby field
  • Netball court
  • Snorkelling
  • Wood carving
  • Coconut tree climbing
  • Kava ceremony
  • Native medicine lessons
  • Handline fishing
  • Bingo
  • Canoes
  • Kayaks
  • Wind Surfing
  • Hobie Cats
  • Plantation Waterpark

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Scuba diving
  • Banana boat rides
  • Bungy Trampoline
  • Wake boarding
  • Golf
  • Island hopping
  • Game fishing
  • Surfing trips
  • Sunset cruise
  • Parasailing
  • Dolphin Safari
  • Village Tour

Diving

Subsurface Fiji offers a range of PADI diving courses for beginners right through to advanced divers. There are a number or safe diving locations within a short boat ride of Plantation Island Resort in warm waters with great visibility right down to 25 metres.

Day Spa

Massage and Salon: Pamper yourself with a combination full body massage or indulge at the hair salon with a treatment. From style cuts to colouring, streaking and straightening services as well as manicures and pedicures the experienced therapists can help you look and feel like a new you.

Golf

Designed and built by Ananda Madhwan, winner of the Nadi Open 1996, this picturesque 9-hole golf course features a club house and over 2000 yards of tropical green to tee off.

Children

Coconut Kids Club: Plantation Island Resort is a haven for kids with a full range of activities that are sure to entertain all ages. Kids 4 - 11 years can join the complimentary "Coconut Club" and receive a free t-shirt they can decorate. Activities available in the kids club include a jumping castle, treasure hunt, longboat ride, fish feeding, canoe races, crab hunting, beach games and much more! Additional nanny and child minding services are available with reception for a fee. Coconut Kids Club is for kids 4-12 years.

Lairo Club: Offered for the teens 13 - 16 years, a great place to make new friends and enjoy fun activities including cooking lessons, beach soccer, mini golf, touch rugby, pool volleyball and much more.

Weddings

Your wedding is a once in a lifetime occasion. Plantation Island Resort offers a variety of locations and arrangements to make your special day extra special and create memories you'll cherish for a lifetime. Sample wedding packages are listed below.

The Domani Levu Island Wedding Package: Includes Venue, Minister, Priest or Celebrant including transport, Studio photographer for 4 hours including transportation and 1 x CD of images (unprocessed), Fijian Warriors to carry the bride on traditional decorated chair with conch blowing, String band OR choir during ceremony, Single tier wedding cake, Long bridal bouquet and Groom buttonhole, Bottle of sparkling wine to toast the bride and groom

Romantic Lailai Wedding: Includes Venue set up and decoration, Minister, Priest or Celebrant, Simple Bridal bouquet and Groom buttonhole, Fijian Warriors to escort the bride, Bottle of sparkling wine to toast the bride and groom

Additional Information

Children: 0-15 years sharing a room with adults are free of charge in existing bedding to 31Mar19. From 01Apr19 children 0-12 years sharing a room with adults are free of charge in existing bedding.
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 10.00 am
Reception: 24 Hours
Address: Malolo Lai Lai, Fiji Islands

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Reviews

4.4/5
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Fun and relaxing

We had a great time doing some of the free activities (for adults and kids), tours, local snorkeling and just watching the fish jump as we relaxed watching the tide go in and out. Just what we needed to unwind from the daily stresses.

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A great family holiday destination.

Great value family holiday. Great location. Beach front bure was clean, quiet and well appointed. All staff were super friendly and helpful as you would expect in Fiji. Plenty to keep you busy. Can't wait to go back.

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Best family holiday

We loved our stay. It is not 5 star but the location and activities make up for the dated rooms and ok service. Staff are warm and friendly. Food is hit and miss; some great some ordinary. We however had a great time and would love to go back!

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