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Funky Fish Surf & Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Mamanuca Group | P O Box, 10314, Nadi Airport, FIJI, Fiji
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Brisbane, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at Funky Fish with a group of friends last week - we had such an amazing time. We are not surfers or anything like that but there were a lot of people staying there who were involved in watersports such as surfing, wind surfing etc - there was something for everybody. Funky gave us super cheap transfers (around... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had a wonderful stay at Funky fish! The whole resort had only just newly reopened after a complete rebuild. The facilities were impeccable, there is a pool, large decking area with sun loungers, bar, restaurant, hammocks, pool table and spa. I stayed in the dorm room for only $29 per night which was extremely reasonable. Very lovely room and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to travel to Funky Fish Resort, Fiji, with the inducement of a discount voucher. You can do as little or as much as you wish - plenty of outdoor activities and just a boat ride to nearby resorts - which we did try. The staff are amazing. Nothing was too much trouble. The food was plentiful and very... More

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San Antonio, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed Funky Fish immensely! I was concerned about the lack of air conditioning (being a Texan), but July temperatures were fine. It is a smallish resort, an wonderful asset because of the relationship one has with the superb staff. Each was so kind and warm, concerned with our satisfaction and always smiling. They embraced us and shared themselves and... More

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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I were the first guests(10 nights) after the rebuilding and renovation of Funky Fish. Anu and staff were friendly,helpful and could not do enough to make our stay a great one. The food was good with the choice of a meal plan or off the daily menu board. Accommodation,bure was clean and freshly renovated. We found Funky... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the Funky Fish! The snorkelling was amazing and the staff incredible. My boys loved the kayaking, paddle boarding and beach volleyball. They also had lots of fun playing pool. We felt like we were part of the family- sharing in music and kava ceremonies. The rooms were simple but tranquil and the hammocks by the sea were ideal.... More

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fijinz, Manager at Funky Fish Surf & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Bula MamaKatness Thanks for another great review. It is wonderful to hear that Funky Fish was enjoyed by both yourself and your boys and that overall you had a great experience. Praise for the team members is always warmly welcomed and we do have many great staff at Funky Fish. Since reopening we have received such positive feedback from many... More

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3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed In a private dorm room for two nights and thought it was great. The food was good and is served as a buffet for the evenings. There is a meal plan option or you can order off the menu but we didn't quite figure out how it worked so just went with the buffet. Breakfast was basic but... More

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fijinz, Manager at Funky Fish Surf & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Bula Ed, Thanks for the first review since we have reopened and thanks for such a great review as well. Indeed we have accommodation options to suit all needs and the menu is proving to be very popular. It has been fairly cool by Fiji standards lately and as a result, the pool is not at its usual temperature, but... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

poor food,friendly staff,terrible accomidation,we stayed for five months after a major cyclone, cost $80 a night with food, my son found a lizard in his curry, it was cooked, we had stomach problems regulary, the place was a bit of a mess, but hopefuly its better now, we had $1600 stolen from us as well,great spot spoiled by the construction... More

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brad j, Guest Relations Manager at Funky Fish Surf & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Bula Thank you for your review. Firstly, we are happy to announce the recent reopening of Funky Fish Beach and Surf Resort. Since the closure after Cyclone Evan in December 2012 and enormous amount of effort has been made to bring the property up to its current standard (please see new pictures). It is acknowledged that a couple of issues... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We were coming from Australla just off a 12 night cruise. We had lots of luggage in which the staff handle all of it for us. We had paid for the small bure and the manager upgraded us to a 2 bedroom house. The food was outstanding! She made the best soups! Pumpkin was the best I had ever had!... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013 via mobile

Disappointed!!! I grew up visiting Fiji and thought this would be a great way to show off this tropical paradise to my partner! WRONG!!! We travelled on a scoupon voucher and I was appalled that they would charge people more than what we paid. We had 53% off the normal price. The menu is the same EVERY DAY and every... More

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brad j, Manager at Funky Fish Surf & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Firstly, we are happy to announce the recent reopening of Funky Fish Beach and Surf Resort. Since the closure after Cyclone Evan in December 2012 and enormous amount of effort has been made to bring the property up to its current standard (please see new pictures). We also have a restaurant where by you can... More

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Address: Mamanuca Group | P O Box, 10314, Nadi Airport, FIJI, Fiji
Location: Fiji > Mamanuca Islands > Malolo Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Funky Fish Surf & Beach Resort 3*
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The Funky Fish Beach Hotel Malolo Island
Funky Fish Beach Resort
Funky Fish Beach Hotel

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Funky Fish beach resort, Dive, hike, fish or surf!! Opened after 1 year with brand new main complex on the beach and 5 more air conditioned Surf View Rooms. A small and friendly island resort with something for everyone! Situated on the majestic Malolo island in the Mamanuca group just 21kms from Fiji's international airport. The resort offers magnificent sunrises & dramatic sunsets, is very close to Fiji's great World Class surf breaks, and delivers a very special experience - swimming and snorkeling, kite surfing in crystal clear waters on the surrounding coral reefs. The resort is ideal for surfers, kite surfers, hikers, divers & adventure seekers. We also offer an extensive mix of activities We also offer accommodation to suit all budgets and all meals are inclusive in our rates with local beers and house wines. With amazing Fijian hospitality & atmosphere, the Funky Fish offers you that tropical Fiji island vacation you will never forget and "Paradise that doesn't cost the earth."We have Beachfront family bungalows, 1 and 2 Bedrooms with kitchenettes, living area, large refrigerators, ceiling fans, tea coffee facilities, private open-air hot and cold showers and a large deck. 1 bedroom Beachfront Island bures are on the beach and also offers private facilities with all the above. 1 spacious dormitory building with 5 bunk beds and 5 private rooms within the dormitory building. These private rooms are great for couples and friends who would like their own privacy and shared facilities with hot and cold showers, ceiling fans, private lockers. We're small resort with 250 meters of private beach with a friendly atmosphere, the Funky Fish offers you that tropical Fiji island vacation you will never forget, and at an affordable price! Our Beachfront restaurant (EPIC) serves fresh seafood, Fijian and European dishes. The new Break bar, Epic restaurant, Senibua spa and Dories closet boutique are all on the beachfront. Snorkeling gear, tramping, hand line fishing off the reef is free, while kayaks, stand up paddle boards, motorized water sports, diving, fishing, surf tours, island tours etc are at additional cost. ... more   less 
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