Tavarua Island Resort, the beautifully heart shaped island of the South Pacific is the premier surf and water sports resort in Fiji. Whether you are in need of a hard core surf vacation with your mates or travelling with your family or girlfriend's looking for fun and adventure, then Tavarua Island Resort is the perfect destination. Situated in the Mamanuca Island chain the resort is within close proximity of seven unique waves including the famous and iconic Cloudbreak and Restaurants, definitely two world-class breaks. The waves have something for every surfer regardless of experience and ability. No need to take time from your vacation to organise a boat or driver, as the island boats and Fijian surf guides are ready to quickly take you to the best option based on current conditions. Within minutes of arriving on Tavarua you can hit the water and take advantage of the great waves, clear warm waters and fantastic reef breaks that Tavarua Island has to offer.
Tavarua Island Resort is an easy destination for Australian travellers with direct flights from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to Nadi, Fiji. The island staff strives to remove all the worry and stress from your surf experience - from the moment you land - with transfer from the airport to the boat landing and a quick 20-minute boat ride to the island. They are the only resort on the island providing an intimate and personal retreat with 16 air-conditioned beachfront bures, each with two queen size beds and private bath. The bar and restaurant offer three freshly prepared meals daily and boasts the best view in the South Pacific. Where else can you sit back and relax on the oceanfront deck, sipping your favourite drink while watching your mates getting barrelled on one of the most perfect lefts in the world?
When not surfing there are heaps of other activities to keep you busy. Tavarua Island Resort offers fishing, snorkelling, tennis, gymnasium, a resort sized pool and spa, kayaking, Tony Hawk designed skate ramp and SUP boards which are all-inclusive in your package during your stay. There is an island spa providing after surf massage treatments and the resort can arrange scuba diving through a third party on a range of different sytled dive sites for an additional charge.
Reservations for Tavarua are uniquely organised compared to any other resort and are required to be made through a - Group Leader - who works to ensure compatible weekly groups. This way if you are travelling with your family, chances are you will travel during a week with other families, couples with other couples and so on. Surf Travel will facilitate all of this for you and be able to advise you when the resort is available in order to confirm your reservation.
The Island can accommodate 36 adults each week and the island is booked out for one full week from a Saturday to a Saturday. Any guests arriving from Australia will be required to arrive in Nadi, Fiji the previous day due to flight arrival times from Australia not connecting with transfer times to Tavarua. There will be no exceptions for alternative arrangements outside of these times unless prior arrangements have been made when booking your stay and must be definitely made before traveling to the island. The only other alternative to the week long stay is the 3 day weekend escapes which are strictly subject to availability.
Pool & Spa
Our resort-sized pool is surrounded by palm and pandanus trees and features a running waterfall. It is a great meeting place for everyone during the day. We offer shaded relaxing lounges poolside where you can watch the waves at Restaurants and enjoy your favourite holiday drink. Just beside the pool is our spa. A wonderful way to end your surf session, or spend some time allowing the stress leave your body as the sun sets on another perfect island day.
Office & Boutique
Tavarua's resort-sized pool is surrounded by palm and pandanus trees and features a running waterfall. It is a great meeting place for everyone during the day. We offer shaded relaxing lounges poolside where you can watch the waves at Restaurants and enjoy your favourite holiday drink. Just beside the pool is our spa. A wonderful way to end your surf session, or spend some time allowing the stress leave your body as the sun sets on another perfect island day.
There is a public phone available for guests in the office. The staff can help arrange for your call. Internet access is also available through the office via high speed DSL.
The electrical current in Fiji is 240 volts, AC 50Hz with three-pin power points - the same as in Australia and New Zealand.
Tavarua Island Resort is open all year. Although the surf season is generally considered
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7 nights air conditioned & fan cooled accommodation (Saturday to Saturday)
3 meals daily
Boat transfers to surf breaks
Scheduled fishing excursions
Use of resort facilities
Tavarua Resort has 14 private beachfront en-suite guest bures and 2 slightly larger. Each has two queen beds, a day bed, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, mini-bar, and a large beach side verandah for relaxing, watching the sunset or just taking in the lush island foliage and bird life. All activities available on the island are all inclusive with the exception of scuba diving, massages and helicopter tours which can be arranged on the island but at an additional fee.
For larger families or groups travelling together to Tavarua can be accommodated in family bures. The family bures are each called Sunrise 1 and Sunrise 2 and both come with two bedrooms, a shared bath and a sitting room, as well as a large beachfront verandah. The family bures can accommodate up to four adults and are equipped with air conditioning.
Fresh is key to Tavarua's menu and ingredients. They use locally grown fruits and vegetables, fish caught off the island, and the breads are freshly baked. Dinner each week is a Fijian Lovo serving traditional island recipes.
If you have special dietary needs, let us know ahead of time, and Tavarua will do their best to accommodate you.
The Restaurant & Bar
The Tavarua Island Restaurant has perhaps the best and most famous view in the South Pacific, as well as a perfect left named after it. Tavarua's buffet style meals cater to every appetite - surfer grind or health conscious, we offer many fresh, tasty choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Each meal is announced with the blowing of the Davui shell. Seated in the open air, our round tables can accommodate up to seven guests so each meal is a chance to meet people from all over the world.
Happy Hour begins each day at 4pm with different appetizer platters served poolside and on the expansive deck. Our bar is fully stocked with wines, beers and liquors and some mixed drinks uniquely our own.
Pool & Spa
Beach Volley Ball
Return Airport Transfers
Cloudbreak is a thick grinding lefthander which is surfable on all tides. It is a consistent wave that can hold small to solid size swells of 2-20ft and can pump from a range of various different swell directions. Cloudbreak can offer a different form of perfection everyday of spitting barrels or playful long lines.
Namotu Left is a world-class left hand reef break thats more forgiving than its famous neighbour Cloudbreak. When the wind is side shore, Namotu Left is as legendary in the sailboard and kitesurf world as Cloudbreak is in the surfing world. What Restaurants is to Tavarua, Namotu Lefts is to Namotu.
Just want to say thanks for the great week you organized for us in Tavarua Needless to say we scored an amazing week, just wish that happened all the time I’d like to look at planning a 10 day trip to P Pass this December Talk soon Marc - Australian Geographic Outdoor Magazine
Tavarua was amazing! Beautiful island, beautiful people, great bures and atmosphere and good food! Nice to have a break before motherhood comes along! I have already recommended you guys to quite a few friends who have seen my pictures and are interested in going to Fiji now.
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