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Dive Wananavu

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Address: Wananavu Rd, Rakiraki, Viti Levu, Fiji
Phone Number:
+679 669 4433
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Located on Fiji's 'Sunshine Coast', Dive Wananavu is nestled within the...

Located on Fiji's 'Sunshine Coast', Dive Wananavu is nestled within the paradise of Wananavu Beach Resort creating the perfect Fijian dive experience.

Welcome to Dive Wananavu Fiji! As a PADI 5-star Dive Resort, we adhere to the highest standards from dive supervision and instruction to customer service. We are here to provide you with a memorable scuba diving experience! Get ready to see a rainbow of colorful coral, hundreds of fish species, nudibranchs galore, and the occasional shark or three.

Dive Wananavu has something for everyone including world class diving, great shore dives and snorkelling, kayaks and cultural activities.

Dive Wananavu is located within the property of Wananavu Beach Resort, the real Fiji. Wananavu is an idyllic 4 star resort with 34 deluxe bures nestled amongst the lush, tropical gardens, dotted along the beach front or perched on the hillside.

Enjoy ocean views and beach front access from our romantic honeymoon bures or simply relax on the north facing sunset deck where you have unparalleled views morning to night – perfect for whiling away the hours over a cocktail from the bar or a meal from the local produce-focussed restaurant.

Escape, relax and unwind at Wananavu – the real Fiji.

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Our stay at the hotel Wananavu was beyond amazing and we will cherish the memories and experiences for a lifetime. Whether you're looking for beautiful clear waters for reef... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jesse E
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Our stay at the hotel Wananavu was beyond amazing and we will cherish the memories and experiences for a lifetime. Whether you're looking for beautiful clear waters for reef diving or snorkelling, cultural tours talks and experiences, piece and quiet on a private beach, beautiful scenery or a relaxing family vacation with lots of child friendly activities, then Wananavu is... More 

Thank Jesse E
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The house riff was hit by a cyclone in 2016 and is recovering. The dive spots you are going for diving are amazing and only 15 to 45 min away from the center.

Thank Peter Z
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have traveled extensively through out Hawaii, South Pacific and Caribbean and were blown away at the service provided by the staff and management of Dive Wananavu. They went out of their way to provide memorable dives sometimes traveling nearly an hour to sites. The boat is fast, safe and easy to dive from. We are definitely... More 

Thank Elliott B
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Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

As an advanced open water diver I found the resort through the PADI website, My wife completed her Padi open water here, Mindy was an amazing teacher. James, Mindy and the rest of team are amazing, focus on safety and their local knowledge is second to none, so many sites to dive all within 30 minutes or so, 12 dives... More 

Thank Jeff G
Pleasanton, California
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Reviewed January 8, 2017

My husband and I are experienced divers and have dreamed of diving in Fiji for years. We ended a tour of AU, NZ and Fiji with six days at Wananavu Dive Resort for five days of diving with this company. It met all our expectations of terrific dive experiences, tailored to our needs and air capacity. We were well guided... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed December 29, 2016

Loooooved it!! If you are in Fiji and you are a diver, then this is a must! The water temperature is perfect, the staff is highly trained, professional and nice, and the best of all the underwater world is spectacular! You get to see everything from colorful and bright little fish to octopus, eels, crazy corals, caves, and of course... More 

Thank Vanessa B
Delray Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed November 20, 2016

small resort, great place! food is varied and you have choices, diving is of course fabulous, very friendly staff. get a SIM card at the airport when you get there if you want to stay in touch because wifi is spotty.

Thank ddafg
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 1, 2016

Had a 12 dive package with Dive Wananavu. This is a very well run operation with professional and experienced staff, good equipment and a wide choice of dive sites. The dive instructors have a broad knowledgeable of wildlife and are happy to take time to discuss any aspect of the diving with you. Staff very kind and helpful and make... More 

Thank ScubaRen
Seattle, Washington
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2 reviews
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We dove at Wananavu for 5 days and had a great time! The team there is very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Jess and Masi were great divemasters. (I've >2000 dives, so that's saying alot.) It was pretty choppy a couple days, but neither my wife nor I ever felt that we weren't safe. I had some issues with my new... More 

Thank jschmied777
Silver Spring, Maryland
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

This PADI five star dive operation did not disappoint. Over six days of diving, staff took every opportunity to bend over backwards so that our dive experience was outstanding. They took care of everything for us with a smile and always with competence. More than that, they were fun! As another recent reviewer commented, James, Mindy, Jess, and Masi were... More 

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