Some of the most popular family resorts in Fiji. Family fun in the sun, beautiful beaches, crystal clear waters, warm tropical weather, the perfect family destination.
Plantation Island ***
Grab the kids, pack the suntan lotion and set sail to this great value for money tropical resort for a fun-filled family holiday. If you want an action-packed island adventure or a relaxing break away while the kids are being well entertained, then Plantation Island Resort is for you.
Positioned on a stretch of white sandy beach overlooking the beautiful turquoise lagoon and spectacular coral reefs, this popular Fijian Island resort is located within 23 acres of tropical landscaped gardens and coconut palms. There is an extensive choice of accommodation covering all price ranges from spacious hotel rooms to bures. 40 new Ocean View hotel rooms just opened in September 2019. All rooms will accommodate two adults and two children, some up to three children and the Two Bedroom Garden Bures sleep up to six.
With a variety of restaurants including the newly opened Tavola Restaurant and Bar, snack bar and mini supermarket there are loads of choices when it comes to eating including theme buffet dinners each night and the option to enjoy a pizza on the beach or takeaway to your room.
You’ll never run out of things to do with all non-motorised water sports provided free of charge including snorkelling, kayaks, windsurfing, stand-up paddleboards and waterparks – one for children and another for adults. Activities such as surfing, parasailing, fishing, island hopping and village visits are also available at an additional charge. Unwind with a massage, enjoy a round of tennis or volleyball, or test your skills out on the 9-hole golf course. Children 4 years and above will enjoy the Coconut Kids Club, and for 12-16 years, the Lairo Teens Club is perfect.
Plantation is focused on reef conservation. You can help the marine biologists to plant coral, build fish houses and create coral nurseries
Treasure Island ***
Treasure is a small island where the pace is laid-back and totally relaxed. All rooms have the added bonus of ocean views. Choose from an Oceanview Bure, the larger Premium Oceanview Bure or treat yourself to the Premium Beachfront Bure, where you’ll be swimming within seconds of stepping outside.
There are a range of dining options available and secluded locations if you’re looking for a romantic spot to celebrate a special occasion including the quaint wedding chapel perfect for those wanting to get married or renew vows. The Treasure Island band plays during lunch and dinner daily with a great array of modern and contemporary music to listen and dance to.
Choices are unlimited with a ton of land and water based activities on offer, everything from tennis, mini golf, stand-up paddleboards, kayaking, snorkelling to banana boat rides, jet skis, semi-submersible and parasailing. Maybe just plain relaxing in a hammock is more your style? Or for a little pampering why not enjoy a relaxing spa treatment.
The kids club is where the little treasures can have their fun while learning about Fijian culture and the local environment. Treasure island is a market leader in sustainable tourism, operating an interactive environment program giving guests the opportunity to get involved with the care of rare and threatened species including Hawksbill Turtles, Fiji Crested Iguana lizards, reintroduction of marine species and cultivation of the coral reefs.
For convenience, Treasure operates its own personalised transfer service direct from Nadi Airport to the resort 24/7 so there is no need to overnight in Nadi at either side of your stay. This allows you to start your Treasure Island holiday the day you arrive and end on the day you leave.
A highlight is learning about the Hawksbill Turtles. Occasionally guests can experience a turtle being released into the ocean – Unforgettable!
Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort ****
In the heart of the Coral Coast on the western side of the main island of Viti Levu, a 55 minute drive from Nadi and 5 minutes from Sigatoka, Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort has retained everything that is good about the real spirit of the Fijian people, and kiwis who have experienced the warmth of their welcome return year after year.
This authentic resort offers a unique range of accommodation styles and an infusion of traditional Fijian design welcomes guests in all 252 hotel rooms, suites and bures. We recommend staying in one of the Ocean View rooms, suites or bures as a special exclusive Talai Butler Service is included. You will receive additional bonuses like complimentary welcome drinks and Champagne and canapes delivered to your room every afternoon. Talai Butlers will also be on hand to unpack bags, iron clothing, recommend tours and activities and make restaurant reservations.
There are loads of complimentary facilities offered at the resort to keep both adults and kids busy; non-motorised water activities, snorkel gear, yoga and tennis to name a few. Kids from 3-12 years will enjoy the supervised activities at the Kids Club, from water polo to fun Fijian games, they will have an absolute ball. The tropical pool complex is sure to provide fun for all ages. Adults can retreat to the Vahavu pool (adults only) for a bit of quiet time, complete with sundeck and swimup bar it provides respite from the busier family areas and for some much needed time out pamper yourself at the impressive Bebe Spa, a spectacular floating oasis with stunning ocean views. Don’t miss the Fire walking show on Tuesdays it’s fun for the whole family!
Travelling with the kids – Hire a Meimei Nanny and relax knowing the kids are in safe hands. Family holidays have never been easier.
Castaway Island Resort ****
After just one stay here you’ll discover why people return year after year; the allure of Castaway is simply too impossible to resist. Unique and personal you’ll be captivated with this popular resort from the moment you arrive.
The calm, reef fringed waters and the authentic Fijian-style bure accommodation, combined with the traditional hospitality demonstrated by all of the staff on the island, means that you will remember forever your truly amazing Castaway experience.
Your accommodation is a spacious traditional thatched bure with either a tropical garden or ocean view or a beachfront location just a stones throw from the water. The food is delicious and varied, with everchanging à la carte menus, hearty buffets, sumptuous all-day dining at the water’s edge and wood fired pizzas at the Sundowner Pizza Bar.
There are a host of activities to enjoy right at your fingertips as well. Sail a catamaran around the lagoon, take a trip in the glass bottom boat to view the reef, enjoy a sunset kayak trip or for the more adventurous try parasailing or venture out for a dive – there are over 30 dive sites within 20 minutes of Castaway and an award-winning PADI Five Star Gold palm facility on-site. Let’s not forget the little ones!
The Fijians love of children is legendary so rest assured yours will be well cared for in the Castaway kid’s club which is complimentary for ages 3-12 years and is renowned as the place to be for fun! With so much on offer, one thing’s for sure, like others before you, you’re going to find this a very hard place to leave behind
Intercontinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa *****
If you’ve been searching for a Fijian holiday experience that encompasses fine cuisine, international standards of luxury, a stunning beach and the level of service you would expect from a 5-star resort, you’ll find it here.
Visitors to Fiji have traditionally thought that a pristine beach with dazzling white sand running down to a cobalt sea could only be found on the outlying islands, but that isn’t the case. The InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa on picturesque Natadola Beach, which is undoubtedly the best beach on Fiji’s mainland, means you no longer have to compromise on luxury in order to enjoy an unforgettable beachside holiday, and it’s just a 45 minute drive from the international airport. Nestled on 35 acres of tropical lush gardens, this 266 room resort offers world-class dining, three swimming pools, Planet Trekkers Kids Club, an 18-hole golf championship golf course, luxury SPA InterContinental and a wedding chapel.
Recognising that while on holiday we need to cater for everybody’s needs – Planet Treekers Kids Club will keep the children busy with a range of activities, they will not even notice you’ve been away enjoy the spa, playing a round of golf, reading your book in peace at the adult only swimming pool.
World-class culinary delights with diverse dining experiences from fine dining to scrumptious themed buffets. Award-winning signature restaurant, Navo presents elegant beachfront dining and is the perfect venue for a celebratory dinner or wedding venue. The Kama Lounge overlooks the balmy waters of Natadola beach, boasting spectacular sunsets together with traditional Fijian entertainment during happy hour, between 5.30-7.30pm daily.
This resort will cater to all types of holiday experiences. Do as much as you like, or as little – the choice is yours.
The family swimming pool has been devided into several sections to cater for children of different ages
Paradise Cove Resort ****
Perfect name for a perfect Pacific paradise! This is a wonderful, 4.5- star resort that has been planned to… yes, perfection.
Big, beautiful bungalows and villas provide superb accommodation, with a choice of beachfront or garden and several size options. Each has locally handcrafted furniture and stylish fittings, with luxury extras including (unusual for the Yasawas) a television. Family villas
Plenty of activities are on offer including a relaxing day spa, cooking lessons, guided hikes, village visits, diving and fishing – to name a few.
During the day there are lots of supervised fun activities, such as cooking lessons, face painting, crab and treasure hunts, snorkelling adventures, storytelling, coconut husking, nature walks, Fijian language games, art, sand castle building, hair braiding …and in the evening fun games and movies in the kids club hut. Kids can spend the whole time at the club or pick and choose the activities they would like to participate in, and for several activities parents are welcome to join in.
The ‘Kids Club’ is free of charge and available year round for children three years or older. For children between 3 to 5 years or those that can’t yet swim there are a variety of supervised indoor activities, for those that can swim, and are five years or older there is also a wide variety of outdoor, and water-based activities. There is a supervised “kid’s dinner,” and the kids club hut is open until 9pm.
The resort has a main swimming pool and a beachside bar located in the front of the restaurant. Along with two other swimming pools and a bar in an adults only retreat called “The Cove”. Guests are welcomed with a kava ceremony, and on Friday night staff members stage a fun-filled meke, as a thank you for the resort’s humanitarian projects towards their village. Don’t miss it!
All your meals are included at this resort
Vomo Island Resort *****
Breath-taking surroundings, world-class dining, solitude and sophistication – this is life at Vomo Island Fiji.
Just a 15 minute flight, or 90 minute cruise from Nadi, it’s perfect for a romantic escape or a quiet family getaway. Vomo is a large private island of 255 acres and with just 32 villas and private residences, its exclusively yours to explore. All accommodation is furnished to the highest possible standard and villa options include Hillside or Beachside. For those travelling with friends or family, three and four bedroom residence options are also available. Because Vomo understands that holidays are an important time for families to reconnect and enjoy time together, it is one of the few Fijian luxury resorts that will take kids all year round.
As you would expect, there’s lots to do and places to explore. A range of non-motorised water sports are on offer as well as snorkel trips, diving, fishing, and even a 9-hole pitch and putt golf course. Take the short 30 minute return hike up to Mt Vomo and witness the most amazing 360-degree views, they’re simply stunning. Keep the kids entertained at the Kids Village, they won’t want to leave! Free for ages 4-12 years, they can enjoy activities such as crab hunting, Fijian dance and language lessons, fish feeding, face painting, cooking lessons, disco nights and more. Baby Butlers are also available for younger tots for a fee.
Need some adult time? Head to the Rocks Bar, an adults only haven that comes complete with an infinity swimming pool and is the place to reserve your ringside seat for taking in that spectacular Fijian sunset with a mouth-watering cocktail in hand. Or for a special treat why not reserve your very own island, Vomo Lailai. A short distance from the resort and surrounded by picture perfect beaches, you can enjoy a romantic picnic getaway. This is your typical dream holiday, just waiting to happen.
All your meals are included at this resort
Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort *****
Surrounded by world-renowned, brilliantly coloured pristine reefs, a marine sanctuary, deserted beaches, tropical gardens and an authentic living culture, Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort blends the best of eco friendly self sustainable living with 5-star natural luxury and legendary hospitality and cuisine. Whether you’re planning a romantic escape, a much needed family getaway, a multi generation celebration, a diving holiday, or just some downtime, Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort Fiji has it all.
Your home will be one of the 24 premium thatched bures which showcase the perfect balance of traditional Fijian architecture with contemporary furnishings and amenities. You will be impressed by the culinary excellence with intimate dinners or a private island gourmet picnic, plus the ideal blend of relaxing, experiential and authentic cultural activities.
Parents love the educational kids club and is like a mini resort for children within the resort itself. Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort is dedicated to families, and include a free nanny for each child under 6 and resort buddy’s for 6-12 year olds. Children love the ‘Bula Club’ that is not just for the young children but also dedicated programmes for the teenagers. Offering age appropriate activities, from long walks, trampoline, slides, kayaks, glass bottom boat rides, sand sculpting, crab racing to scuba diving (plus many more) – the team at Jean-Michel Cousteau are also dedicated to teaching the children about their environment and the ocean. This is the idea 5 star resort for all the family !
All your meals are included at this resort. Every child under 6 years is assigned their very own nanny for the duration of their stay and older kids, in groups of five, get their own buddy!