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Barefoot Manta Island

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you're after a fabulous week in Paradise - Barefoot (Drawaqa) Island, Yasawa Island chain, Fiji - is the place to go. Get involved, or do nothing and just relax: take your pick. A European dive-master, one of the guests on the Island - he had dived everywhere, from the Red Sea to Mexico - told me that Barefoot's mantas... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent one night with my husband at the Barefoot Manta, as the manta snorkelling was highly recommended by a couple we met in the Yasawa Islands. The activity was great, I'd recommend to everyone to attend and listen carefully to the briefing as it gives you important info on what to do or not to do during the snorkelling.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location with great natural wonders to explore (snorkeling, a wee hike, close to great dive spots and the closest place to where the manta-rays visit). Pretty basic sleeping accommodation which I was expecting. Staff were always friendly and helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the time you set foot on Manta Beach , dined on Sunset Beach , swam with the manta rays and relaxed under the coconut trees you knew you were in paradise . Staff were the most friendly I've come across, food was excellent and the entertainment at night was in keeping with outdoor relaxed Fijian style. Robyn & Drew... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The burres are very basic but the location is perfect. Peaceful, clean, the snorkelling is great and the staff are friendly and helpful. I travelled alone and felt very safe here. Thoroughly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here to celebrate a special birthday. Traveling by myself, I wasn't sure how it would be celebrated. From the moment I arrived , I was greeted by the staff on the beach with songs and the friendliest staff welcoming to their home and island. My accommodation was a luxury tent on the beach with an attached ensuite bathroom.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the best place of 3 islands & 5 hotels we stayed in. There is beaches on each side of a the hotel meaning there is always a sheltered beach to get out of the wind if necessary. The food was great, although the menu was rotated every 3 days. For those like us that stayed for a long... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this place was amazing- food great- snorkelling around island majestic, swimming with mantas a bucket list must, sunset beach bures - glamping at its best; and staff - all should get a pay rise brilliant. will definitely be back thanks for a wonderful time

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To all those who have been searching for PARADISE--the good news is that I have found it! I encountered the friendliest staff I have ever met--swam with the Mantas, snorkelled the reef in crystal clear waters, and relaxed on Barefoot's magical beeches. A colourful cocktail at the end of each day rounded off my best vacation-- ever. I left with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was such a wonderful experience! The staff are so friendly and there is so much to do. rooms are excellent right on the beach, can hear the ocean and they are very clean and well kept! no safe in room, but you can get a locker in reception. Food is very average and there are only cold showers! but the... More 

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