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Makaira Resort

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Coastal Road, Matei, Taveuni Island +679 Fiji See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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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

1  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 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 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

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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Description
Makaira is an affordable getaway 3 accommodations only on a 4 acre property overlooking panoramic ocean views and white sandy beaches. The Grander is two bedroom two bath. The Villa is the ultimate in romance or can More accommodate a group of 4 friends and the Marlin is a cottage built for two. We specialize in privacy, romance, serenity, adventure and a kicked back island life style. Makaira is the best of both worlds with self contained cottages or our guests can choose to have meals prepared for them complimented with organic produce at our private restaurant upon dinner reservations. . Aside from a stunning location, we offer lots of free included amenities, airport transfers, WiFi, breakfast, snorkel gear, King size beds, linen, towels, shampoo, conditioner, snorkel tours, reef gardening lessons, kayaks, private phone, DVD movies, a fabulous full time Fijian staff to look after our guests needs. We also offer Fishing charters for all types of deep sea fishermen, boat snorkel tours Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
3
Price range
$217 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Makaira By The Sea Hotel Taveuni Island
Location
Fiji > Taveuni Island > Matei
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
3
Price range
$217 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Makaira By The Sea Hotel Taveuni Island
Location
Fiji > Taveuni Island > Matei
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Traveler (266)
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Pool & Beach (83)
Dining (28)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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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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Room Tips
"All the bures are very clean and exceptionally comfortable."
mauiatlast
Jun 24, 2018
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"They're 3 bure's here, my favorite is "Grander". I have stayed in it 2, and 1 in the..."
Appy1
May 25, 2018
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"Go for the 'sea villa', it is amazing!"
653hendrikk
Nov 13, 2016
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"While all three bures have ocean views, we loved our Ocean view bure; it was absolutely gorgeous -..."
sallyabetts
Aug 30, 2016
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