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Barefoot Kuata Island

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P.O. Box 6353 | Yasawas, Kuata Island, Fiji (Formerly Kuata Island Resort)
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Barefoot Kuata Island
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Barefoot kuata is the perfect escape. The island has one of the best reefs in the yasawas. You're made to feel welcome the minute you step on shore. The staff are friendly, helpful and funny. It's like being part of a big family as you all eat together and socialise after dinner. The food is delicious, with set meals for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am so grateful for the wonderful experience of a lifetime staying at Kuata island. You grab your snorkel gear and walk from the beach to snorkel in the some of the most beautiful coral reef's I have seen anywhere in the world. Snorkelling with the majestic white tip sharks are a bucket list experience. The island is just like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We stayed on Kuata for 2 nights using our Bula Pass and it really was amazing. From the second we arrived the staff couldn't of done more for us, we even got a welcome dance on the beach!! We stayed in the Beach Dorm which was ideal for us, and a lot nicer (and cleaner) than accommodation on other islands... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Although the private room was nice, clean and modern, it was under furnished with only a bed in it. There wasn't even a small table to put your things on so we had to place everything on the floor. In the bathroom, the shower was barely more than a trickle and the tap wouldn't turn off properly - not what... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Vinaka Kuata! Myself and partner spent 5 wonderful days on this paradise island. We did the Bula Combo pass and struck gold here! Everyone was so welcoming, nice and always smiling and laughing! Plenty of activities to take part in, from swimming with sharks (100% recommend) to visiting a local school and hiking to the incredible sun set lookout. Meal... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We cannot understand all the good recommendations for this hotel. The island is not a south sea dream at all. In comparison to the other Yasawa islands this is the most unattractive one regarding the beaches, landscape and staff. Food was served only at specific times and in limited amounts. We were still hungry after the meals. If you come... More 

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Barefoot_Manta, Manager at Barefoot Kuata Island, responded to this review

Bula Marianne Thank you for taking the time to let us have your feedback. I am shocked and saddened to hear how disappointed you are following your stay at our island. Barefoot Kuata is an eco-lodge run by seasoned hospitality and dive professionals and the friendliest locals around. We pride ourselves on managing it simply and sustainably but we do... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

Brilliant everything. Food was absolutely delicious, fun free activities that got everyone involved. Kuru was the best Fijian in the whole world, really got involved made everyone laugh and was nice to each and everyone there made you feel special! Great activities also. Couldn't recommend going enough

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This place is AMAZING! Please don't be put off by the amount of reviews it has because you will miss out! We arrived onto the island with the best welcome we have received in Fiji by all the happy staff :) the food is amazing - lots of variety and enough to fill you up. The staff know you all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

The best place we stayed in Fiji, it was amazing! Food was good, nice beach and good facilities. It was very homely and welcoming. We had a buro right on the Bach front with amazing views. We shall defiantly be going back.

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Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I had the best 2 days on Kuata while I was in Fiji. The stuff is amazing, like a family. Yummy food, nice beaches and walking tracks around. Funny activities after dinner. Kuru the host mum is great, when she starts laughing everyone start to laugh as well. :)

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