Matangi Island Resort Rating: 4

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Overview

Matangi Island Resort is a privately owned resort set on 240 acres on a horseshoe shaped island. This exclusive accommodation is just off Taveuni Island and is an adult's only resort welcoming guests aged 16 years and over. Renowned for its stunning surrounds, the resort is surrounded by pristine beaches, lush rainforest, volcanic rock rising up from the crystal waters and colourful coral reefs where fascinating marine life is found in a abundance.

Each bure and villa at Matangi Island Resort has been designed and made by local craftsmen and seamlessly blend with their natural surrounds while still offering all of the modern comforts. Using local wood, bamboo and lava rock has created a unique outdoor shower with coconut palms used for an authentic thatched roof.

There is so much to see and do at Matangi Island Resort, from visiting Fiji's famous waterfall Tavoro Falls to exploring old Fiji village sites and learning about ancient cannibals on a guided tour. With in a 32 km radius of the resort that are also endless scuba sites to dive including the renowned Great White Wall and Noel's Wall but if you prefer a more relaxed pace there's always a swim at the lagoon pool, napping on a day bed or a relaxing spa treatment. However you choose to spend your days, the stunning sunset can be enjoyed on the overwater deck with a cocktail in hand as the perfect end to a day in paradise.

Accommodation

Matangi Island Resort is a private island resort with traditional Fiji style accommodation with many modern comforts.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Veranda
  • Pure Fiji bath accessories
  • Ceiling fans
  • Mini bar on request
  • In room electronic safe
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Complimentary laundry service
  • Hair dryer
  • Beach towels
  • Beach hammock
  • iPod dock
  • French press coffee & tea making facilities

Ocean View Bure: Traditional Fijian design with bamboo walls and coconut palm thatched roofs, simplistic island flavour complete with private veranda. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.

Beachfront Bure: This bure is 750 square feet in size and features a private veranda and includes outdoor lava rock shower. To ensure a harmonious balance between nature and contemporary elegance, this bure has been carefully designed and hand crafted by local Fijian craftsmen using wood, bamboo, lava rock and coconut palm thatch. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.

Treehouse: This room type is 850 square feet in size and features a sun deck, king size day bed, outdoor Jacuzzi, and is surrounded by lush tropical gardens, yet only steps from the beach. The 3 split-level Tree Houses are unique to Matangi Island and includes outdoor lava rock shower. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.

2 Bedroom Bure: This spacious villa is 1600 square feet and features 2 bedrooms each with ensuite bathrooms, large private veranda and is located on its own private point only steps from the ocean This villa is built in the same style as the Beachfront Bures and includes outdoor lava rock shower. Bedding is 2 King Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults.

Dining

Vale-Ni-Kana Dining Room:This signature dining venue is just meters from the stunning beach and features 270 degree views of the ocean and lush landscaped gardens. The gourmet cuisine is influenced by the island surroundings and sourced from the freshest local produce and seafood. Delicious meals are complemented by a selection of quality Australian and New Zealand wines and French champagne. The beverage menu also includes exotic cocktails, ice cold beer and an extensive selection of spirits.

Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Day Spa
  • Laundry facilities
  • Room service
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Lounge with Cable TV & DVD Player

Activities

The following activities are free of charge:

  • Snorkelling
  • Kayaking
  • Stand-up Paddle Boarding
  • Hiking trails
  • Village tour
  • Guided Island Trek
  • Windsurfing
  • Catamaran Sailing
  • Volleyball
  • Kava Tasting
  • Coconut Show
  • Hand line Fishing

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Snorkelling excursions
  • Scuba diving
  • Water skiing
  • Tavoro Waterfalls
  • Lavena Coastal Walk
  • Civa Pearl Farm
  • Waitabu Marine Park
  • Fishing tours
  • Horseshoe Bay Picnic
  • Waitavala Waterslide Tour

Diving

The most centrally located of all the northern island resorts, Matangi Island Resort enjoys unprecedented access to some of the best scuba diving sites Fiji has to offer. Within 32 km of the resort there are a number of notable dive sites including the Great White Wall and Noel's Wall. Dive sites are selected based on daily tidal movements and prevailing weather conditions to ensure the best diving experience.

Diving at Matangi is a fascinating experience as there is so many off-shore reefs, colourful coral and unique marine life to explore. The rich marine ecosystems feature both hard and soft corals as well as plummeting walls and rare coral formations.

Day Spa

Ocean Spa: Relax and allow yourself to be pampered on this island paradise with a range of treatments designed to refresh and rejuvenate your body and mind. Indulge in a massage by the pool or the ocean and let the locally made Pure Fiji products soothe away any stress.

Weddings

The romantic atmosphere of Matangi Island Resort is the perfect place to celebrate your special day. With a range of tropical island settings including an intimate beach ceremony with the pristine sand between your toes, the shade of the swaying coconut palms and the brilliant blue waters of the South Pacific you'll get caught up in the magic. The resort's Wedding Coordinator will take care of every last detail for make sure your big day is memorable for all the right reasons. For wedding package prices please see Instant Quote.

Getting There

Daily inter-island services operate to Matangi Island Resort from Nadi (taking approximately 90 minutes) or Suva (taking approximately 60 minutes). A mini-bus will transfer you from Taveuni Island's Matai Airport on a picturesque 20 minute drive to the boat landing where a water taxi will deliver you to Matangi Island Resort in 20 minutes. Please note, this is a wet landing so please be prepared to wade to the boat.

Additional Information

Special Conditions: A non-refundable deposit of A$1500 is required once the booking is confirmed. Fees apply if the booking is cancelled or amended within 45 days prior to travel.
Children: Under the age of 16 years are not permitted at this resort
Service: Rooms are serviced daily
Check In: 12.00pm
Check Out: 10.00am
Address:Matangi Island, accessed from Taveuni Island, Fiji

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amazing

My partner and I both loved Matangi it was amazing food was delicious, staff was so friendly and no task was big or small. The food was delicious and the beach front villa was stunning. I can't wait to go back.

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7 night island holiday

Excellent location and great snorkelling.

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