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    Makaira Resort

    Coastal Road, Matei, Taveuni Island +679, Fiji
    011 679 888 0680
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    Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

    It would be hard to want to stay anywhere else on Taveuni once you have experienced staying at Makaira. I read many if the reviews before we booked and my expectations were high and we weren't disappointed. From our initial pick up at the airport,...More

    Thank Sharon M
    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded August 25, 2017

    Thank you so much for that wonderful review. What a lovely description of Makaira, our fabulous staff and Taveuni. We really enjoyed having you both as our guests. You hit the nail on the head, Makaira is a place where one can pretty much design...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

    My fiancé and I visited Taveuni at the end of May and we were very lucky to stay in one of the 3 "bures" of Makaira Resort. I say this because we had originally booked another place and (luckily!) in the last moment we changed...More

    Thank Andra_Stefanescu
    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded June 30, 2017

    Oh my thank you so much for that wonderful review. It warms all of our hearts and encourages us when guests take their precious time to write a review and let us know what we are doing right. Reviews like yours are a great service...More

    Reviewed August 12, 2017

    Our family (2 adults and 2 nearly grown up kids) had a wonderful time at Makaira Resort. There are three bures (separate cottages on a lawn overlooking the shore, lots of palm trees and hibiscus everywhere). We stayed in the Grander Bure, which has 2...More

    Thank April C
    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded August 14, 2017

    Thank you so much for that lovely review. Getting wonderful feedback from our guests really helps to inspire us and lets us all know what we are doing right and what our guests have enjoyed about their stay with us. We really appreciate it when...More

    Reviewed July 18, 2017

    My wife and I spent two weeks at Makaira Resort. Had an absolutely wonderful time. We travelled to Fiji for the diving, and the dive operator Roberta suggested picked us up right by our house 5 different days. Incredible diving. The rest of the days...More

    Thank ColoradoWyatt
    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded July 20, 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. We are all delighted that you both enjoyed your stay with us. You two really really made the most of what Taveuni has to offer and did something grand every...More

    Reviewed November 13, 2016

    We loved our time at Makaira. The owners and staff are genuinely super friendly, charming, funny and helpful. The setting is stunning and we loved snorkelling in the corals in front of the property. The daily breakfast was great and we enjoyed two amazing dinners...More

    1  Thank Hendrik K
    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded November 15, 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We get the loveliest guests and both of you are included in that group. I have to agree that Villa is very romantic for a couple with stunning views. Mary really...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • $223 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Taveuni Island >
    • Matei
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    Yongsoo J
    June 12, 2017|
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    Response from BulaHula | Property representative |
    Bula, Thank you for your interest in Makaira and Taveuni Island. To get to the island from Nadi, you would need to take one of our interisland carriers either Fiji Link or Northern Air. Taveuni is the most beautiful... More
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    dozzer65
    November 20, 2016|
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    Response from BulaHula | Property representative |
    Sure can and thanks for asking. Breakfast is included in our rates, Dinners range from 20-35 USD. If you eat dinner at Makaira you will know why we don't serve lunch because most guests have enough leftovers for their... More
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    October 9, 2016|
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    Response from ge0rge26 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know on the fishing kayaks, but no problem with the fishing charter with John. I believe the rates are on their website, but from memory a full day was US850. I assume priority is given to Makaira guests so I guess... More
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    "Go for the 'sea villa', it is amazing!"
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    "While all three bures have ocean views, we loved our Ocean view bure; it was absolutely gorgeous..."
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    "All accommodation offers excellent views"
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    "There are only three bures and they are all well positioned. Living is relaxed, casual and almost open air."
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