- the Astrolabe Resort on Kadavu . Kadavu is Fiji's fourth largest island, accessible by a 45 minute flight from Nadi Airport or from Suva Airport. Kadavu is widely acknowledged as one of Fiji's most unspoilt islands. There are no banks, no roads, no pollution, all transport is by boat. It has lush rainforests, exotic wildlife including the Kadavu Parrot. The resort itself is situated minutes from the Astrolable Reef and Waisomo Marine Reserve, the only reserve on Kadavu. Diving on the Astrolabe Reef is a photographer's dream. There is a guided hike to a waterfall, through the rainforest, from where you can see many birds including the Kadavu Honeyeater. Dive into the pool at the waterfall to cool down and return to the resort by boat.
There are six spacious and well appointed bures nestled in the trees for privacy. They are situated only yards from the resort's white sandy beach, all having magnificant views across the bay to Ono. The bures are fully tiled throughout, having full en-suite facilities, really large showers, big enough for two, ceiling fans, private verandas and 24 hour electricity. The main building houses the restaurant, bar, reception and has a small library together with board games.
Each bure is very secluded nestled in the trees with its own private veranda on two sides, are light and airy. They all have full ensuite facilities, with constant hot water, the showers are big enough for two, tiled throughout, ceiling fans and are built in typical 'Fijian style with high wooden ceilings. All the doors and windows are meshed to prevent insects entering the bure. They are serviced on a daily basis.
The resort offers diving, kayaking, guided kayaking, snorkelling, fishing, bush walking and guided tour through the rainforest to the waterfall. There is also a tour with the local medicine man explaining past and present uses of the many trees within the resort which provide medicine for the locals. There is one large restaurant together with a bar, reception, lounge and a small library.
Guests can dine in the main restaurant or on the veranda of the dining room, but for privacy guests can have a candlelit dinner on the veranda of their own bure. The honeymoon bure offers a candelit dinner on the veranda overlooking the sea . We have a fully licenced bar offering beer, wine, spirits and soft drinks.
Policies & Restrictions
No pets allowed
Rates & Availability
F$300.00 for a single bure for double occupancy a bure is $475.00 per night. The price includes all meals, cooked breakfast, lunch and three course dinner, round trip transfer from Vunisea Airport on Kadavu and government tax. Minimum stay three nights
Flights daily from Nadi International Airport to Vunisea Airport on Kadavu. The flight from Nadi takes approximatley 45 minutes and the flight from Suva approximately 30 mins. At Vunisea Airport you will be met by the Resort's boat for a free transfer to the resort.
- Room Service - Available
- Shuttle Service - Available
- Special Offer