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Dulcinea Hotel Oasis

1 Ragg Street, Nadi, Viti Levu 0679, Fiji (Formerly Sandalwood Lodge)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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9 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the worst hotel ever stayed when travelling. Last minute booking due to Fiji Airways always changing their flight schedules. Maybe the staff gave me this room due to one day stay and leaving you at a corner and forget you As the saying goes first impression last. Would not recommend this hotel to anyone even when on a... More 

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Bribie Island, Australia
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been coming here for 12 years as a base for my travels around Fiji. I have never experienced such a lack of enthusiasm amongst the staff. As always, the cleaning staff are so beautiful but there is a lack of time it seems to do the duties. Forget Reception and the Wi-Fi because if you ask for the 'free' wifi... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge room with 2 beds and a balcony overlooking the pool. These studio, motel type rooms are good value, located between the airport and the town centre. The simple kitchen has everything you need and while everything is fairly old and well used, it is what I would expect for the price range. The staff were friendly and helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Spend two nights here. Recommended if you looking to stay close to city at a reasonable price. The cleaning and water pressure in the shower is not up to the needs but it's reasonably enough with the price you pay/night. The staff were very helpful and kind to us from day one. Very welcoming and friendly.

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Suva, Fiji
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

its very cozy but not as clean as it should be. when we checked in, room wasn't ready and there was cockroaches everywhere. the pool is small but great for chilling. relaxng place good atmosphere.very convenient to all the shops. just okay!

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Bribie Island, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My first experience in Fiji was when I came alone and stayed at Sandalwood. Years later I am still coming back, despite staying over much of Fiji, Sandalwood is 'home'. Did not stay here last year, this place is so popular that often, my impulsive bookings find Sandalwood full! So this time I have booked my 2 Fiji trips acc... More 

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Australia
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131 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

At the last minute I had to book a flight and accommodation in Nadi. I emailed the Sandalwood, but I was informed they were having problems with their IT carrier. I called the front desk and made the booking and within the hour I had an email from the Manager, apologising for the confusion, confirming and providing details. No problems... More 

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Burleigh Heads, Australia
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I have been trying to make a reservation at the Sandalwood Lodge for 2014. This has been going on for months. I have sent emails, called them numerous times (at considerable cost to myself) with no reply from anyone there especially Angela who is the so-called Manager. I have given upon this property and booked another hotel in Nadi. So... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

The Best Budget 5 Star accommodation in Nadi. The Lodge was recommended to me by a very great friend who works in the tourism industry. The Lodge rooms are so clean, as is it's surrounding gardens, makes you feel at home very cosy. The rooms are self-contained which is a bonus, you can do your own cooking if you don't... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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43 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Sandalwood Lodge is classified under B&B but they do not serve breakfast. This was not a problem as there are good places nearby such as Tu’s Place, which is about 150 metres up the road. Sandalwood is a good, cheap place for a transit stay. It is not as close to the airport as you might think, but a free... More 

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