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London (sojourning)
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first trip to Fiji and we were very excited to stay at Castaway Island. We travelled with our two kids, aged 5 and 3. We stayed the week in a Beach Bure and were lucky enough to have a full meal plan (all breakfasts, lunches, and dinners). About the resort: it's a lovely resort with 2 pools...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula SS_Aussie It is always a pleasure reading comprehensive reviews. Thank you for taking the time to post your review of Castaway Island and highlighting that you found your Castaway holiday " Fijian hospitality to the max".. We are glad to know that you and your family were on the meal deal. The great thing about this plan is that...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 November 2016

this is one of the best family resorts in the world. from all the amazing water activities from banana boat rides to great snorkeling to great food, kids camp, swimming pools, great friendly staff. i can see why families come back year after year. they have food plans for families, they have gourmet pizza restaurant, plus great breakfast buffet, 2...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula Mitch S Wow! It is indeed heart-warming to read your review and know that your holiday with us was one of the best. Our returnee rate is over 40per cent and you figured out the reason for this! The meal deal is perfect for families and the great thing about it is that there are no restrictions to your...

Heemstede, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wow & Bula! Castaway did it for us! Traveling RTW with 3 kids and then ending up in paradise...great food, well appointed rooms and above all, wonderful staff! And when you just watched Finding Nemo with your family and you then walk out, jump into the water and actually meet him in person...then you know that we you want to...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula Naud F Thank you very much for your review. You have pretty much summed up your trip with us by those 5 words! “Castaway did it for us”. We are very humbled to receive your positive feedback. We have a great team of hosts who go above and beyond in making sure that our guests are well looked after....

Reviewed 31 October 2016

Went to Castaway for a week with another family. We had two 5 years old, a 3 yr old & a 2 year old between us. From the moment we arrived, we felt so welcomed and relaxed. The room was basic but clean and fine for our needs. No TV or in-room wifi was a welcome change, so we could...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula Kellie M, We can't tell you how lovely it is to read that your family time spent at Castaway was "fabulou". We've said before, we don't try to be glamorous and you've picked up on exactly what Castaway is all about. We aim to provide a place that is far away from what the rest of the world is...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had been told about Castaway by neighbours & friends who have been there on holiday. It met and surpassed our expectations.. Friendly, small resort on a beautiful island. White sand beaches, good snorkelling a few metres off the beach and a short boat trip away. Delicious menus & buffets Comfortable, spacious rooms Kids club is fantastic - they were...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula Alexbrice2016 It is very humbling and pleasing to know that Castaway Island met and surpassed your expectations. Thank you for posting your review. What you’ve stated in your review is everything that Castaway portrays and we continue to excel in our standards. We are delighted to know that the menus and buffets were delicious. Our Executive Chef and his...

Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Without sounding over the top I must say my Castaway Island experience was 10/10. The island is easily reached from Denarau Marina via a picturesque boat trip (approx 50mins) I went with South Sea Cruises however you can also arrive via sea plane or private water taxi. The beachfront bure is stunning! The water clarity directly out front took my...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula Luxesurfstyle Wow! Thank you for rating us 10/10. It surely means a lot to us. Thank you very much for your review. We are very humbled and pleased to read your detailed review. Yes indeed Castaway Island is easily accessible. Castaway is truly blessed with its natural surroundings and turquoise crystal clear waters. As you pointed out we have...

Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This was our second inter generational family holiday to Castaway. Oh so much excitement arriving by seaplane and helicopter! Welcomed warmly and taken to our garden bures at the back of resort - spacious, updated bures with all that is required for a comfortable stay. Housekeeping maintained a high standard and the daily touch of fresh tropical flowers always a...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula 2wombats, Thank you for posting this wonderful review. It is always rewarding to get feedback from our families that have visited our shores more than once. It was great welcoming you and your entire family back home! Thank you for appreciating our newly refurbished bures. We are glad that you found it comfortable. Our team of housekeeping hosts work...

Wollongong
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We just returned 2 days ago from a long awaited, highly anticipated and much needed family holiday on Castaway Island. This was our 2nd trip to Fiji. The first was last year and we stayed at Outrigger on the Coral Coast and Radisson on Denarau. This time we chose Sofitel and Castaway Island. The trip advisor reports (and I read...

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula Chopsy123, Our sincere thanks for your review; we are extremely happy to know that you experienced the real Fijian experience on Castaway. Our bures are traditionally inspired with stylish and spacious interiors. Thank you for appreciating our accommodations. We take your comments on board on the lighting in the bure and I am pleased to advise that we will...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We went to Castaway Island after several recommendations from friends. We had travelled to Fiji on several previous occasions and stayed on the Coral Coast. Those resorts were amazing, however, being on this special little island took our experience to the next level. The staff are overwhelmingly friendly and attentive to your needs. Each staff member remembers you and your...

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Bula roseander, We can't tell you how lovely it is to read that your time spent at Castaway was the 'most amazing Fiji holiday yet!'. We aim to provide a place that is far away from what the rest of the world is these days. Where your family is welcomed into the Castaway family and people (couples or families) can...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Our family of five (2 adults, 2 teenagers & our 7y.o.) all loved Castaway Island. Such a beautiful location. Fabulously friendly staff. Lots of fun activities for all ages. Good food. Lovely rooms. We would highly recommend it for all families looking for a great tropical island getaway.

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Steven A, General Manager at Castaway Island Fiji, responded to this review

Bula Fbunts Thank you very much for posting your experience on Castaway. Castaway is truly blessed with its natural surroundings and turquoise crystal clear waters. Our family of hosts are undoubtedly fabulous and amazing! Perhaps the main highlight of a guests’ experience is the wonderful hospitality, friendly and genuine nature of our hosts. Thank you for highlighting this. Thank you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Castaway Island, Fiji provides a unique South Pacific experience - a great place to relax, unwind and enjoy life's simple pleasures. Fiji's most popular island resort has guests returning year after year to experience the magic that is "Castaway". The island's 174 acres are covered with lush tropical vegetation, and surrounded by white sand beaches and vibrant coral reefs. ... more   less 

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Address: Castaway Island | Mamanuca Island group, Fiji Islands, 1111, Fiji
Region: Fiji > Mamanuca Islands > Castaway Island (Qalito)
Price Range: ₹ 35,450 - ₹ 44,047 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Castaway Island Fiji 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Castaway Island Fiji Hotel Qalito Island
Castaway Island Fiji Qalito
Castaway Island Resort
Fiji Castaway Resort
Castaway Fiji Hotel Island
Castaway Island Fiji Castaway Island (Qalito)
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