It’s straightforward to see why Fiji’s tag-line is “the place happiness comes naturally”. The surroundings, for instance, is ripped straight out of a screensaver, the individuals are a few of the friendliest on the earth and in case your purpose is to refill on sunshine, turquoise waters and cocktails with umbrellas, you’ve come to the appropriate place. Even higher, a raft of lodging choices have been refurbished publish pandemic and are able to welcome guests. So if you happen to’re eager to throw off the each day grind and blend a little bit of R&R with luxurious, then these accommodations await you.
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Likuliku Lagoon Resort
The fundamental premise at Likuliku is that you just’ll need for nothing – and if you happen to do, they’ll get it for you earlier than the phrases have barely left your mouth. Fittingly, Likuliku means “calm waters” and that’s what this assortment of overwater bures is – a tranquil adults-only sanctuary the place the pristine seashores are available in excessive definition. Lie on the daybed absorbing the silence, then have a nap whereas watching the dwelling aquarium by your glass-panelled flooring. All that rest could make an individual hungry, so head to the Fijiana restaurant to get pleasure from delights like charcoal lobster with brown butter hollandaise or wood-grilled yellowfin tuna with veges grown on-site. Sustainability is greater than only a buzzword at this five-star resort, from the non-native animal eradication and habitat restoration programmes to the profitable captive breeding scheme which has resulted in a rise within the variety of endangered Fiji crested iguanas now dwelling on the island. Visitors can even take a medicinal stroll to study in regards to the island’s many superfoods and crops. The primary technique to get to Likuliku is on the South Sea Cruises’ ferry service, which has each day departures from Port Denarau.
Six Senses Fiji
The problem is to go to this spectacular resort with out saying “wow” greater than 5 occasions. Designed by Kiwi architect Richard Priest, Six Senses Fiji’s 24 visitor villas and luxurious residential villas, all with non-public swimming pools, are what occurs when modern design meets genuine Fijian influences (assume timber wrapped in magimagi – fibre woven from coconut husks – and rooms impressed by conventional Fijian bures). All this luxurious isn’t on the expense of the setting, although. Six Senses is totally solar-powered and has its personal osmosis plant and water refinery to supply ingesting water. The scrumptious culinary choices additionally observe the farm-to-table philosophy, with an natural farm and herb, vegetable and fruit backyard whose produce finds its approach into the resort’s eateries. There are personalised holistic built-in wellness programmes that cowl health, detoxes, sleep and coverings that may make you glow for days. In the meantime, the children can immerse themselves within the Develop with Six Senses programme which helps them reconnect with nature by way of yoga and meditation. They will additionally go to a close-by college and study conventional Fijian dances.
Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa
In a spot with as many luxurious resorts as Fiji, it takes so much to face out from the group. However due to a $52 million refurbishment, this 10.5ha resort on Denarau Island hovers close to the highest of the perfect accommodations listing.
There are 298 rooms, all of which have the form of views throughout glowing Nadi Bay often discovered on postcards. When you may drag your self away from the trendy cocoon of your room, there’s a lot to discover. If you happen to’re sans children try the Waitui Seaside Membership, an adults-only sanctuary for visitors to unwind in a personal cabana, swim within the infinity pool or mix the perfect of each phrases – pool and drinks – on the swim-up bar.
On the beachside Suka Bar you may pattern one of many 30 house-made infused rums together with your ft within the sand. And whenever you wish to let your hair down, head to Republik nightclub the place the in-house DJ can have you busting out your greatest strikes.
In Fiji, youngsters aren’t solely welcome, they’re additionally saved entertained, right here on the Niu Seaside Membership. They’ll love the interactive play areas like Moist & Wild and The Chill Zone, in addition to the kids-only cabanas.