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Makaira Resort

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“roberta and john”(19 reviews)
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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

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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

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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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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
$228 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$228 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
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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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