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Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat

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Vanaira Bay | Rainbow Reef, Taveuni Island, Fiji
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the resort in December for 10 days and enjoyed every day. The staff was always helpful, the food was delicious and freshly prepared and the dive sites spectacular. Will go there again - hopefully soon!

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Thank Katharina G
dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula vinaka and thank you for your review! We are glad that you stayed with us and would love to have you back. May be next time you bring some rain:-) Roland and all the staff More 

Heidelberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in the resort for 10 days and enjoyed every moment with the Dolphin Bay team and the other guests. Most likely one if the best kept secrets for great diving, food and hospitality in the world!

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dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula and vinaka vakalevu for the review. We loved to have you with us and are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. May be we will see you back in our little paradise some day. Roland More 

Campinas, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

This is a very nice place to stay. Accomodation is simple but very good, the food (breakfast and dinner) is nice and diving is fantastic. The owners and staff are very nice people. It is isolated from other places, giving you the chance to relax and enjoy yoyr stay.

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dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula vinaka Jose, Thank you for taking the time to review us and we are happy (all of us:-))) that you liked it! Hope to see you again and have a great holiday season! Roland, Viola, Kathy, Mavis.....well everyone:-) More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful staff, always smiling, clean & bright. Our tent was wonderful, best sleep we've had in years. Diving was amazing. Very remote, need to depend on the resort for food. We did a la carte & it worked fine for us.

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dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula and thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and the diving! Roland and all staff More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

This is a wonderful, off the beaten track retreat...great if you just want to dive, snorkel and relax. The owner and staff are wonderful and always attentive to your needs. We stayed for a week. I would have stayed longer. There is a beautiful coral reef easily accessible by boat, but you can also snorkel right off the beach. I... More 

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dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Hello guys, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. Staff is excited about it, says hello and we certainly enjoyed having you with us! May be we will see you back here some time! Roland More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Absolutely loved it! I stayed here for 6 nights in May 2015 with my husband and we were both so impressed with every aspect of our stay. If you are looking for somewhere away from the hustle and bustle then this is just perfect. We stayed in one of the bures (I think it was Manta - the closest one... More 

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dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula you two, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed it with us and you liked the food and the diving and of course the SPA! I know we are truly blessed with our staff as they make the place what it is! We hope... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

My teenage son and I stayed for 9 nights at Dolphin Bay in July. He is a diver and I am a snorkeller. The beauty and diversity of marine life on the rainbow reef were stunning. The accomodation is simple, but comfortable and clean. We enjoyed our bure with en suite and thought the owners had gone to great lengths... More 

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dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula you two, Thank you for taking time to write a review. We enjoyed having you with us and are glad your son liked the diving and you enjoyed our cooking. Since you did not say anything I am not sure what the surprise was on checking out, but I am very happy to deal with it and answer any... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights (4 days) in early August. You have to take a boat to get there from Taveuni. The people that work there are great as is the close by diving. The meals are also excellent. You can also snorkel in Dolphin Bay and hike around the area. We stayed in a bure which was very... More 

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Thank Jamie C
dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Hi Jamie, Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us and that you enjoyed your stay since we enjoyed having you with us! Everyone says thank you especially the kitchen:-) It was great to have you! Viola More 

Weslaco, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

The best diving in the Sauvsauv,Taveuni area of Fiji. The property is remote but you can arrange for Dolphin Bay to pick you up in Taveuni or at the end of a bus ride from Sauvsauv. For 7.00 dollars Fiji you can get a bus from Sauvsauv to the remote town where the ferry transports villagers to Taveuni. This can... More 

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Thank Thomas B
dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula guys, It was great to have you with us even if it was just for a short time:-). May be you will be back sometime when the weather is a bit better. We usually do 2 dives before lunch and another one in the afternoon if guests want, but the wind just did not want us to:-). We all... More 

Savusavu, Fiji
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Very simple, chilled out, friendly, remote, quiet, no traffic or village, like stepping back in time, powered by generator. You can snorkel off the beach and see turtles and fish. Only a few guests who are mainly diving. Staff are very helpful and friendly.

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dolphinbaydiversfiji, Owner at Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat, responded to this review

Bula Caz, It was nice to meet you and I am glad you enjoyed it and made it back ok. It was nice to meet you, sorry I had to leave during your stay. Viola More 

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