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Garden Island Resort

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   Waiyevo | Waiyevo, Taveuni Island, Fiji
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Ranked #7 of 9 Hotels in Taveuni Island
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Ta W Hong Kong Region, China
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong Region, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place. Love the area. Love the island. Didn't like the staff asking too many personal questions. No privacy. They try to find info on you and if your a private person, not recommended to go there. Staff needs to be thought to not to invade and spread and respect privacy. I was told all the people who came here... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I stayed in one of the upstairs Ocean View rooms. Unfortunately on the first night the room had a number of problems such as AC and TV remotes, bed lamp and some power points not working and no soap.for the hand basin (and the shower gel dispenser was broken). These were not major but a little annoying.... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Garden Isle was a perfect choice for us. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The staff is super! The beds are comfy with nice linens. Plenty of hot water and water pressure. The jacuzzi tub is a treat outside after diving. Dive shop is well equipped and the Dive Masters are knowledgeable and fun. The food was tasty and fresh and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great night. On the spur of the moment we decided to go out for dinner on our anniversary and chose the Garden Island because of all the wonderful meals we have had in the past. The Garden Island Resort is probably one of the biggest secrets and I would have to say that food preparation consisting of special... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

From the charming welcome song to the view of blue sea through the coconut palms it is difficult to criticise this lovely hotel. I was part of an organised bird-watching party who experienced excellent service from quietly friendly staff. Our room was clean and comfortable and all the food was well presented and tasty. The management are to congratulated on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

i need to preface this review by saying that i mistakenly first posted this review under the Taveuni Dive Resort heading. The owner of TDR was kind enough to bring it to my attention, so kudos to him/her. Just another example of the goodness of the Fijian people. My wife and i had a wonderful experience with every aspect of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I've been remiss in submitting my review of our visit to the taveuni dive resort during the first week in November with a group of fellow divers from Colorado. Call it procrastination or Fiji hangover. My wife and I had a wonderful experience with every aspect of our time at TDR. John picked our group up at the airport and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

My husband and I just returned from our 3 week honeymoon in Fiji and we absolutely fell in love with Garden Island Resort and look forward to our next visit. Garden Island and it's wonderful staff saved our vacation. We stayed at Garden Island for one week and thoroughly enjoyed our stay, the rooms were lovely and they were so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This was our third trip to Taveuni and our second time at Garden Island Resort. The resort is a perfect place to stay if you are in Taveuni to dive. Located directly across from the Rainbow Reef (some of the finest diving in Fiji), the boat rides are short compared to those from the resorts at the northern or southern... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I went with a group of 30 divers. There are only 30 rooms so we had occupied half the resort. Each room is interconnected so if you want a romantic getaway you may want to choose a different resort for privacy. But if you do select Garden Island I highly recommend the first floor suite with outdoor hot tub. The... More 

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Address: Waiyevo | Waiyevo, Taveuni Island, Fiji
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Location: Fiji > Taveuni Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Garden Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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