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Barefoot Island Lodge

3.0 of 5 Drawaqa Island | Yasawa Islands, Naviti Island, Fiji
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There's too many words to describe this place and the people that work on the island, relaxing, beautiful, breathtaking, stunning, friendly...... the list goes on. Me and my partner had three nights in this magical place in a private lodge on the sunrise side. All the workers seem remember your names and always say BULA(hello) Any chance they get. P.S... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Words can't explain what a beautiful experience we had on Barefoot Island in September 2014. We had our wedding there. We were a party of about 30, including some kids. The staff made it very special. It was more than we had expected and by far beyond our wildest dreams..! We recommend Barefoot to all who are wanting a completely... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say? The magic happened here - right time, right place, right people. Barefoot has the most stunning location of any beach hotel I've been to simply because if it's windy on one beach you're only a couple of minutes' walk (literally) from the other beach which will be lovely and calm. The off-beach snorkelling on Sunrise Beach... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An awesome place to relax and charge your batteries. Try to get up early for the sunrise as the colors are amazing. Meals are well prepaired and taste good. The day can be spent sleeping in one of the hammocks right at the sea or with one of the many activities. From talks, walks and snorkeling to chatting and diving... More 

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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place, have to come back and stay for at least a week next time!. Stayed in a bure at sunset beach this time. Simple room with a great bed and only 15 steps to the sea where it was lovely to snorkel around. The concept of sitting people down at a certain time at the beachbar for... More 

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a bit worried when we first arrived. The staff greeted us didn't seem to know how to find our reservation (fully paid) and grounds and thatched burres looked tired and uninviting. But after a while this place turned into my favorite of 3 resorts we visited on this trip. Here is why: Snorkeling: Snorkeling off the Sun Rise... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

spent 5 nights on this amazing island. staff treat you as family. included food very good. sensational snorkelling & diving. beautiful beaches. if it's in your budget-stay in a premium bure-rustic perfection. GO!!!!

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mount cook...heaven
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this place is amazing, really friendly staff, you do get blackfoot as well as barefoot....but we cant choose the colour of our sand can we!!! swimming with the rays was the best experience of my life, thanks guys....but please limit the numbers of people swimming, as its not good for the animals.....

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

All I can say is we had the best time here for four nights than we have had anywhere else in the world, and we've been to a lot of places! The people are the nicest you will ever meet, we actually felt like a part of their family. Food is delicious and beach is lovely! Lots of activities, definitely... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We are a couple of oldies who usually look at the deluxe to luxury end of the market simply because they are kinder to old bones. But we spent five days at Barefoot in a beachfront burre and it was first class in all respects. The burres are glorified big tents with thatched roofs containing a big double bed and... More 

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Address: Drawaqa Island | Yasawa Islands, Naviti Island, Fiji
Location: Fiji > Yasawa Islands > Naviti Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Barefoot Island Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Barefoot Lodge - Sailing Safari Hotel Naviti Island
Barefoot Island Lodge Fiji/Naviti Island

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