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Wananavu Beach Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   Volvoli Rd, Rakiraki, Viti Levu, Fiji
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Suva, Fiji
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights and were happy to laze around. The staff are wonderful but I think breakfast can be improved. Although it is buffet breakfast, it is quite simple. We had the Ocean View bure which had wonderful views of the Pacific Ocean but the room itself is quite rustic and small. On the positive side, it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Wananavu for 3 nights after staying a couple of nights at one of the Denarau resorts. We wish we could have spent all our time at Wananavu. It's a 2 hr drive from. Nadi Int'l, but worth the trip. The staff are warm and sincere and the atmosphere relaxed and friendly. The views are beautiful, especially sunset... More

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texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was were we stayed our first week of our trip. Loved the remoteness of the facility and the fantastic staff who really wanted to be there and help you. food and staff are fantastic beyond words. diving and dive staff are top notch. Can't wait to go back.

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Tauranga
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked an Ocean view bure which was on the hillside one row from the beach, the view was awesome even from the generous bed. Lighting was good in the unit, enough that you could read at night. The interior was rustic, no bugs though. The bathroom was modern and tiled. good shower pressure most of the time. We were... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a garden view bure, and was upgraded to an ocean view when we arrived, at no additional cost. I plan to go back in the future and will book Ocean view next time- it was really spectacular! Impressive care has been taken with the design of the resort and bures- no bugs in the room, spaced well apart,... More

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Oslo
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicely situated on a hillside with a beach overlooking the ocean (including the direction of the sunset). Very friendly and helpful staff. When we visited the resort went from almost empty to half full but the staff provided the same friendly genuine service and maintained the same "real Fiji" atmosphere. It is a place to go on a quiet family... More

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San Clemente, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
11 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Wananavu Beach Resort is a beautiful oasis on the north coast of Viti Levu. Also known as the Sunshine Coast. This resort is well maintained and operated. The Fijian staff are all amazing! Always happy and willing to help. The dinning was very good!! The atmosphere is excellent! I would recommend this hotel to any one looking for a... More

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San Francisco
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely 6 night stay at Wananavu resort in Fiji. We stayed there after spending 7 nights in the Yasawas. I was glad that I had experienced the islands first, as that experience seemed much more like the “real Fiji” and Wananavu seemed more like a medium-sized resort. Nonetheless, after 7 nights in a very rustic setting on... More

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Seymour, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a mates wedding last year and it was with some trepidation after an average Fiji experience but this place blew us away. Great accommodation, great food, awesome relaxed atmosphere I would recommend this place to anyone . The only downside is the three hour bus trip but we'll worth it when you arrive.

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Libreville, Gabon
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13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wananavu is a fantastic resort! The dive operation is top shelf and very conscientious and well run. The rooms are lovely and clean, and the staff are all quite helpful. The food is good, if not the absolute best, and the entertainment was very good and constant. I highly recommend this resort if looking for a diver vacation in which... More

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Address: Volvoli Rd, Rakiraki, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Location: Fiji > Viti Levu > Rakiraki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Wananavu Beach Resort 4*
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The real Fiji! Perfect for romance; fabulous for diving excellent for culture. 34 deluxe bures nestled along the beach and amongst tropical gardens. A real island experience with mainland convenience. Only just over 2 hours from Nadi International Airport. Great food, fantastic staff, unparalleled views, world class diving & snorkeling; amazing village tours and a perfect wedding venue. This is a true Fijian experience and is, as the name suggests, Wananavu! ... more   less 
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