4.7 out of 5

"If you are searching for a peaceful place that has friendly staff, a beach bure literally 3metres from the beach, and a reef directly at your doorstep ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 06 Mar 2017

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Hotel Description

At Matamanoa Island Resort you'll be in the region of Monuriki Island and Cloud 9 Fiji. Highlights at this beachfront resort include a full-service spa, a private beach and a restaurant.

You can enjoy furnished balconies or patios, coffee/tea makers and in-room massages, featured in all 46 rooms. In-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and room service. Nice touches to enhance your stay include bathrobes and free toiletries, while premium linens invite a good night's rest. Additionally, ceiling fans, safes and hairdryers are available.

A relaxing day at Veidomoni can include massages, body scrubs and facials along with aromatherapy and Ayurvedic treatments. The restaurant, Matamanoa Restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. At the resort's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool, outdoor tennis court and pool loungers as well as access to boat tours. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a library and a garden. Free full breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 10 AM.

Attractions in proximity to this 3.5-star Matamanoa Island resort include Port Denarau and Port Denarau Marina.

Standard Room, Garden View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$348* Per night/room 17 Sep. - 18 Sep.

Bungalow, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Beachfront

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Villa, Beachfront

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Matamanoa Island Resort ratings based on 15 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Matamanoa Island Resort

Everyone (4) Couples (10) Family (1)
5 out of 5

Perfect in every way.

If you are searching for a peaceful place that has friendly staff, a beach bure literally 3metres from the beach, and a reef directly at your doorstep Matamonoa is worth every dollar. Food was top notch every day, we opted to only have breakfast included and paid for dinner (lunch never needed if you ate heaps at the Fiji style buffet breakfast). Plenty of activities for those who like to keep busy, kayaks, hobi cats, small mountains to hike, chess, tennis, ping pong, volleyball and heaps of other Fijian activities the staff put on. Or you can simply lounge around in your Bure and all the other comfortable lounges around the island. Spectacular views from everywhere you sit. Perfect white sand and crystal clear water with numerous shades of blue. It was sunny for the whole 7days we visited and it really was perfect to relax the mind, body and soul. Also had an amazing massage in an amazing location, definitely a must do if you're an early riser is the couples sunrise massage.

Posted by , from NSW on 6 Mar. 2017

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4 out of 5

Relax in paradise

Picture perfect location, with lovely staff Relaxing island to enjoy with friends.

Posted by , from S on 24 May 2016

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5 out of 5

Romantic, stylish, with attention to detail

Pros: Modern stylish decor of rooms and common areas Private setting of beachfront bungalows and dive pool
Cons: Variety of evening meals Island hopping trip could be improved but the staff said they were on to that!
Location: Fantastic location, easy to get to/from from Denarau by ferry Surrounded by coral reef with great snorkeling and proximity to other islands
We spent the first week of our honeymoon at Matamanoa and were very pleased with our choice. Right from the outset we were impressed: the arrival was extremely welcoming and organised, we were shown to our rooms promptly which were beautifully styled and comfortable and given an overview of all the great things the resort had to offer! We had a beachfront bungalow (which was definitely worth the extra money!) with it's private dive pool, amazing views out to the sea and full view of the sunset and real sense of privacy. There were some great activities and water sports available at the resort. We had fun with the mini-cat and really enjoyed the snorkeling. The island is right on the reef and there is plenty of coral and colourful fish to see just off the beach. We took a day tour of other islands, which wasn't as enjoyable as we had hoped but the staff were very attentive to our feedback and said they would be reviewing the trip. The snorkeling on the other island wasn't nearly as good as that on Matamanoa! Perhaps our only small negative was with the evening meals, not their quality but variety. The menu, which didn't change over the course our stay, was quite limited and only had a special on some evenings. We would like to have seen more local cuisine options and fresh seafood. The quality of the meals was very good though. Overall a fantastic stay and we'd definitely recommend to our friends and family.

Posted by , from Melbourne, Australia on 23 Mar. 2016

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4 out of 5
Pros: No children, seculed
Cons: Variation in menu
Location: Great
Facilities: Good; Service: Professional, Respectful, Courteous; Cleanliness: Pleasant, Lovely;

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Brisbane on 22 Nov. 2014

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5 out of 5
Pros: Staff, island and reef
Location: Perfect
Value: Acceptable price, Fair price; Service: Outstanding; Cleanliness: Beautiful;

Posted by on 6 Aug. 2014

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5 out of 5
Pros: The villa was beautiful, newish beautifully situated and absolutely everything that could be needed!
Cons: Nothing :)
Location: Outstanding
Facilities: Top of the line, Outstanding; Value: Great deal; Service: Go the extra mile; Cleanliness: Spotless, Immaculate, Beautiful; Go by helicoopter, brilliant, the best place in Fiji!

Posted by , from New Zealand - Southland on 8 Jun. 2014

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4 out of 5
Pros: Location, good snorkeling
Cons: No wifi, limited in food choices
Location: Tranquil, Great, Good views
Facilities: Modest; Value: Acceptable price; Service: Respectful, Courteous; Cleanliness: Pleasant; we bought accomodation with american breakfast but they didnt honour it, told us on check out it wasnt covered

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Brisbane on 29 Dec. 2013

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5 out of 5
Pros: Adults only resort! Peaceful. Wonderful service and exceptional location and facilities.
Cons: Only stayed one night!
Location: Blissfull!
Facilities: Outstanding; Value: Worth every penny. ; Service: Personal and welcoming. ; Cleanliness: Pristine; Highly recommend this for a getaway from the mainland. It's is absolutely a must stay!

Posted by , from Australia - TAS - Hobart on 22 Aug. 2013

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5 out of 5
Pros: Location, crystal clear water,
Cons: I honestly can't think of anything i didn't enjoy. leaving was probably the worst thing
Location: Wonderful
Facilities: Above average; Value: Affordable; Service: Friendly; Cleanliness: Beautiful; perfect place for snorkelling and diving amazing beach and weather

Posted by , from Australia - VIC - Melbourne on 22 May 2013

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4 out of 5
Pros: Location is ideal
Cons: Food is not a high point.
Location: Perfect
Facilities: Above average; Value: Reasonable; Service: Good, Friendly; Cleanliness: Pleasant; there was a Tsunami alert during our stay, staff were very organised and professional.

Posted by , from Australia - NSW - Sydney on 15 Feb. 2013

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About the Matamanoa Island Resort

Location Nadi Airport, Matamanoa Island,

Property Features

Step outside to unwind on the white sand beach. Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities, such as umbrellas and sunloungers. At Matamanoa Island Resort, pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa or have fun in the sun with activities such as snorkelling and scuba diving. Free breakfast is available daily. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. This beach resort also offers an outdoor pool, an outdoor tennis court and a garden. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Matamanoa Island resort.

  • 1 floor
  • 46 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1984
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Computer for guest use
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Nadi (NAN-Nadi Intl.)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Matamanoa Island Resort offers 46 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bathrobes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Additionally, rooms include a ceiling fan and blackout curtains. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

  • Private balcony or patio (furnished)
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10 AM.

Matamanoa Restaurant – This beachfront restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Ayurvedic treatments

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 5 PM
  • Check-in time starts at noon

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving after hours will have to wait until the next morning to check in.

Airport transport is offered during limited hours. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 16 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 16 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No on-site parking is available.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: FJD 36 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: FJD 3.50 (for 10 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: FJD 520 per person
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Matamanoa Island Resort
  • Matamanoa Island Hotel Matamanoa Island
  • Matamanoa Hotel Matamanoa
  • Matamanoa Island Resort Resort
  • Matamanoa Island Resort Matamanoa Island
  • Matamanoa Island Resort Resort Matamanoa Island

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • To get to the property, guests need to transfer by boat or helicopter. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 72 hours before travel at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Matamanoa Island Resort offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 16 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.