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    Makaira Resort

    Coastal Road, Matei, Taveuni Island +679, Fiji
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    1 - 5 of 103 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    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 1 week ago

    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 4 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

    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 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

    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

    Reviewed October 1, 2016

    Makaira is not a destination, it’s a reflection of the wonderful friends who work so hard to make every moment of your stay enjoyable. A resort without the trappings of the typical 5 or 6 star resorts but far more enjoyable because of the care...More

    1  Thank Jeff F
    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded October 3, 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time for writing that lovely review. Before you both came here your purpose was to relax and recharge and we couldn't be happier that Makaira suited that end for you both. That certainly was an epic day of...More

    Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

    A great little place to stay. Set overlooking the beach, we stayed in the Villa thanks to a nice upgrade from the owners. From the welcome song from the staff to the new flowers everyday it was a treat to spend 10 days here. Everything...More

    Thank MickandStef
    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded September 29, 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. I didn't get to spend much time with you, but our staff sure enjoyed you both and sang your praises of being absolutely lovely guests. Thanks so much for thinking of...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • $201 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Location
    • Fiji >
    • Taveuni Island >
    • Matei
    • Also Known As
    • Makaira By The Sea Hotel Taveuni Island
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    Traveler (242)
    Room & Suite (130)
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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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    dozzer65
    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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