P O BOX 10314.
Tel.: 679 6661500
Fax.: 679 6664496
Unique, Spectacular and Fun, Beachcomber is for the
young and young-at-heart. If you love a good time with
great company in a casual relaxed atmosphere this is
the place for you. Situated in a marine sanctuary with
46 dive sites in the heart of the Mamanuca group of
islands, just 19 kilometers from Fiji's international
airport, you have discovered, Beachcomber Island Resort.
The wide variety of coral environments which we dive,
are all between 5 - 40 minutes away. Experience drift
dives, night dives, an action packed shark encounter,
wreck dives and more.
Blue Lagoon Beach Resort
Mailing Address: P.O Box 4363
Tel.: 00 679 60 30 223
Fax.: 00 679 60 30 224
The newest resort to open in the Yasawa's, Blue Lagoon
Beach Resort has been voted Trip Advisor 2012 no.1 Traveler's
Choice for Fiji!.
Situated on one of the Fiji islands best white sandy
beaches, the intimate Blue Lagoon Beach Resort is your
perfect getaway to enjoy spectacular diving and snorkelling,
clean and affordable accommodations, mouth-watering
food and the wonderful service of the local staff. PADI
dive center on site.
Dolphin Bay Divers Retreat
Tel. 679 828 3001
Cozy Dive Resort on the Rainbow Reef, Fiji. Minutes
to all the dive sites, PADI courses in English and German.
Private and Budget Accommodation available.
Emaho Sekawa Fiji Luxury Retreat
Sekawa Beach Estate,
PO BOX 899, Savusavu
Tel.: (679) 972 5515
Fax.: (679) 828 3400
Exclusive, luxurious and utmost private, Emaho Sekawa
Retreat is a five star tropical hideaway set in one
of the most pristine environments of the world. Experience
the worlds hidden paradise while being
wrapped in luxury and romance. Emaho Sekawa specializes
in providing exclusive authentic Fiji vacation to only
one couple, person or a group at a time. Having on site
PADI Dive Master, scuba diving equipment and 25ft center
console fiberglass boat available to Emaho Sekawa guests
only, provides excellent opportunity to explore the
Fiji waters and do some private one-on-one
22 Vaucluse Street Claremont, 6010 Perth, AUSTRALIA
Exclusive romantic paradise for couples on an island
unaffected by time, where you can enjoy beaches, snorkeling,
scuba diving and nature. Located on the island of Taveuni
in Fiji. Diving, as well as other activities can be
arranged prior to arrival when booking Lomani or through
our caretaker upon arrival.
Mantaray Island Resort
P.O. Box 42 Port Denarau, Fiji Islands
Ph +679 603 0202
Fax +679 603 0203
Mantaray Island Resort is located 70km from the mainland
and is the only dive operator in the Naviti group of
the Yasawa's. Over 40 dive sites are accessible within
20 minutes cruising from the resort. Having such a large
variety of dives sites ensure divers are able to continue
to enjoy pristine marine environments with very little
or no impact from other divers.
Matava - The Astrolabe Hideaway
P.O. Box 63
Tel: Ph. (679) 333 7222
Matava is an intimate eco-hideaway offering stunning
Diving, Big Game fishing, snorkeling & kayaking.
Our Manta dive is a must and as a PADI Resort we offer
a full range of dive certifications.
Palmlea Farms Lodge & Villas
P O Box 2394
Tel. +679 8282220
Number of Dive Boats: one
Maximum Number of Divers: 8
Number of Tanks per Day: 3
Gear Provided: bcd's, masks, fins, wetsuits, tanks
Type of Diving: wall diving, coral reef dives, shark
dives, open water
Total Dive Sites: 8 - adding more
Minimum time to divesites/mins: Min: 20
Maximum time to dive site/mins: Min:30
Training Agency: PADI
Courses Offered: Open Water, wall & reef
Palmlea Farms is an ocean front property that is both
an ecoresort and an organic farm. Our resort features
ocean view villas, restaurant, bar and lounge overlooking
the Great Sea Reef, ocean view pool, and more!
Our resort is located on the North shore of Vanua Levu.
Off the beaten trail, but close to Labasa, Palmlea Farms
is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday in nature.
We're an ideal home base for exploring the Great Sea
Reef and the beautiful island of Vanua Levu.
Just off our pier at is Fiji's Great Sea Reef, the third
longest continuous barrier reef system in the world. The
reef is 99.9% unexplored, a reef so remote you can name
your own dive site! Enclosed, protected waters.
Palmlea has that special ambiance added to privacy,
solitude, romance and adventure with close connections
to the planet and has that special uniqueness that has
attracted Guests to stay from 37 Foreign Nations.
Enjoy fine dinning restaurant, farm-grown organic food,
home-made bread, desserts, sauces and wood fired pizza
Waisalima Beach & Dive Centre
Tel. 679 6030486
Remote north eastern tip Kadavu Island Great Astrolabe
Reef romance relaxation. Shady coconuts traditional
thatched bures cozy airy comfort. Beach deluxe private
bathrooms. Standards & Dorm shared amenities. Fijian
and International cuisine. PADI Scuba Dive Centre training
facility. State of art equipment available ensuring
safe diving experiences for everyone.
consists of 333 islands scattered over 42,000 square
miles of ocean. In the blue seas of the South Pacific
you will find these extraordinary and beautiful islands.
They are a tropical wonderland inhabited by a people
who invented the true meaning of hospitality.
Beach lovers will be in heaven with the many miles
of white sand beaches. Surfers marvel at the endless
swells. You can kayak through the maze of unspoiled
islands, hike through rainforests dotted with breathtaking
waterfalls, angle for yellowfin tuna, marlin and wahoo....or
you can spend your days doing nothing at all...
Fiji is well known to divers worldwide as one of the
most dreamed about vacations. It's reputation comes
from what it has to offer. The variety of soft coral
is astounding. Fed by the rich nutrients streaming
up from the Tonga Trench and influenced by several
major rivers, the reef eco-system in the Fiji Islands
is noted for its complex nature.
In Fiji, however, you will see any number of hard
and soft coral, sea fans, dense schools of fairy basslets,
schools of barracuda. Other large creatures and pelagics
that can be seen include also turtle, dolphin, mantas,
and a wide variety of sharks.
Fiji diving has something for everyone. Whether you
visit as a snorkeler or novice diver to enjoy Fiji's
easy reef diving or as an experienced diver enjoying
Fiji's exotic wall dives and big fish action. Fiji
has it all! As the "Soft Coral Capital of the
World", Fiji's underwater landscape must be seen
to be believed.
Vanua Levu, Namenalala, Taveuni, Qamea, Laucala, Kioa,
Rabi and a series of smaller islets and islands.
Pacific Harbour, Yanuca, Kadavu, Beqa & Vatulele
The Coral Coast begins about 9 miles (15 kilometres)
south of Nadi town.
Lomaiviti is the Fijian name for a group of islands
east of Viti Levu - Ovalau, Levuka, Moturiki, Makogai,
Batiki, Narai, Gau and a number of smaller islands
and islets. Also includes the eastern coast of Viti
Levu which sweeps to its northernmost point is known
Nadi, The Mamanuca & Yasawa Islands
The Mamanuca islands are a mini archipelago about
ten minutes by air from Nadi or one hour by ferry.
The Mamanuca islands sweep in an arc to the north
west and join the Yasawa chain.
Summer: 23 - 30°C 73 - 86°F
Winter: 20 - 26°C 68 - 79°F
Summer: 27 - 29°C 80 - 84°F
Winter: 25 - 27°C 77 - 80°F
Visibility 24 - 30+ m 80 - 100+ ft except during localized
Air Travel To Fiji
As the hub of the South Pacific, Nadi International
Airport is the focal point of flights from Australia,
New Zealand, Japan, South Pacific Islands, United
States, Great Britain and Europe via eastern or western
Airways has direct flights from Auckland, Christchurch,
Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Honolulu, Los Angeles,
Vancouver and Narita (Japan). Other airlines
that fly into Fiji are Qantas,
New Zealand, Korean
Domestic Air Travel
Fiji has a selection of domestic air transfer
options. Domestic airstrips and airports are located
in Nadi, Nausori, Mana Island, Labasa, Savusavu, Taveuni,
Vanua Balavu, Kadavu, Lakeba and Moala. Most resorts
have their own helicopter landing pads and can also
be accessed by seaplanes.
Fiji welcomes visitors and to facilitate easy entry,
everything has been done to make the process as pleasant
as possible. A valid passport for at least three months
beyond the intended period of stay and a ticket for
return or onward travel is required. Entry visas are
granted on arrival for a stay of 4 months or less
for nationals of:
The Federal Republic
The Federated States
Papua New Guinea
Republic of Ireland
Republic of the Marshall Islands
St. Kitts & Nevis
St. Vincent & The Grenadines
of Great Britain
United States of America
of other countries require prearranged visas, which
can be applied for at the nearest Fiji High Commission
in their respective country. Visas may be extended on
application to the Department of Immigration in Suva,
Lautoka or Nadi. It is necessary to have an onward or
return ticket and sufficient funds. Those wishing to
stay more than six months should consult the Department
Fiji is free from malaria, yellow fever and major tropical
diseases that are endemic to most tropical countries.
It has an effective medical system in place although
local people still believe in the efficacy of age-old
herbal remedies. Fresh water reticulated in Suva, Lautoka
and the other major towns has been treated and is safe
to drink from the tap. This also applies to hotels and
resorts. Some resorts use artesian water for bathing,
but provide drinking water separately. If this is the
case, visitors will be advised.
Yellow Fever and Cholera vaccinations are only required
if coming from an infected area as designated by the
World Health Organisation. Yellow Fever vaccination
certificate is required for travellers over I year of
age coming from an infected area.
Major credit cards are welcomed by most hotels, restaurants,
shops, rental car agencies, tours, cruises and travel
agents. American Express, Diners Club, Visa, JCB International
and Mastercard, are represented in Suva. American Express
and VISA can replace lost credit cards and travellers
Tipping is not encouraged in Fiji and it is left to
the individual to determine whether to make a gratuity.
Some resorts operate a staff Christmas fund. Though
tipping is not a local custom, you will find local people
Visitors to Fiji should bring a light tropical wardrobe.
Bathing suits, shorts, T-shirts. Visitors are asked
to be careful not to offend local sensibilities. Wearing
bikinis and ultra-brief, swimming costumes is fine at
the resort but not when visiting villages or shopping
Banks in Fiji include The Australia and New Zealand
Banking Group (ANZ), Bank of Baroda, Habib Bank, Colonial
National Bank, Westpac Banking Corporation and Bank
of Baroda. Normal banking hours are from 9:30am to 3:00pm
Monday to Thursday and to 4:00pm on Friday. All banks
are closed on Public Holidays. ANZ operates a 24 hour
service at Nadi International Airport’s Arrivals Concourse.
Most hotels have direct dialling facilities. Check with
the operator for long distance and international charges,
which may also be found in the telephone directory.
Please note that the international country IDD code
for Fiji is 679. There are no area codes. There is also
mobile phone service available. You should be sure to
check with your provider before traveling to Fiji.