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Brookfield, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We just came back from a week on Matangi Island and have to say this is the best accommodation we ever experienced! Arriving On Matangi Private Island is like walking into a fairytale where your greatest dreams finally come true. Having stayed in 5 star luxury hotels throughout the world in locations such as French Polynesia, Bora Bora, Australia, the...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula Justin! We are so pleased that you had an exceptional time at Matangi Private Island Resort. Our staff does such a wonderful job of ensuring that all our guests' needs and wants are catered to and your review appears to substantiate that. Your kind words of acknowledgment of our staff is much appreciated. The chef and kitchen staff work...

Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I travel regularly so I have a lot to compare to when rating resorts. Our Matangi Private Island vacation was outstanding from the moment Vikram picked us up at the airport until Bill dropped us back at our waiting tour car 6 days later. I don't often remember the people on vacation but you can't forget the service and care...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula Jamie! We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay on our beautiful island. Our staff are wonderful and we feel so blessed that you acknowledged their contributions to you and your husband having a fantastic time at Matangi Private Island Resort. Our chef and kitchen staff strive to make each meal for our guests a memorable occasion and...

Berkeley, California, United States
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Yes, I agree with all the great reviews left here by guests. Matangi was seriously perfect in every way. I wanted to leave a review with a unique perspective though. I am vegan and the Mating kitchen created an outrageously delicious and gourmet meal plan for me. Exceeded my expectations. 5 stars in creativity, taste and presentation. Everything else about...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula Cathlene! Thank you so much for your recognition of the wonderful meals that our kitchen staff prepared for you. They work so hard to ensure that our guests enjoy the food, no matter what type of menu fare is requested. We will relay your kind words to the staff. We hope to see you back someday so you can...

Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

My husband & I stayed at Matangi to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. On the second day of our planned 8 day stay my husband had an accident requiring medical evacuation. The staff was amazing! I gave Christene our travel insurance information & she arranged everything. I was able to focus all my attention on my husband as the staff...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula Carrie – We are so glad that your husband is better and that we could help in getting him the care that was needed. Although your stay with us was short we hope that your time on Matangi was enjoyable. We look forward to your return, and we will work to make your stay memorable and peaceful. Vinaka, Your...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We arrived on Thursday 18th February with Christene and all the Matangi family welcoming us and another couple on the beach front. After a short check-in we were shown to our room Ono which was delightful. I was really hoping to stay in a round room and close enough to the pool and dining facilities for my husband as his...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula! Thank you for your kind words regarding your stay in February. We are so happy that you had such a good time even in the face of TC Winston. We always want our guests to feel safe and comfortable so we are pleased that Winston did not put to much of a damper on your stay. Horseshoe Bay is...

Castle Rock, Colorado
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Everything about Matangi exceed our expectations!! This is the absolutely perfect place to go if you want a true relaxing vacation. The water, reefs, food, people and accommodations are all 5 star. First you are greeted by the staff in a true welcoming fashion and are immediately made to feel part of the Matangi family. The bures are beautiful, the...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula Terry! We are so glad that Matangi Private Island Resort exceeded your expectations. Our staff is amazing and your kind words on how you and your wife were treated by our staff is appreciated so much. Our evening entertainment group will also be happy to hear how much you enjoyed their singing! Our resort ensures that guests have the...

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We were lucky enough to visit Matangi Island for the second time in 18 months. It was a very strange feeling. It was like coming home. The staff had become part of our family! What a welcome we received.The Island had minimal damage from Cyclone Winston,and was cleaned up before we arrived. The food was fabulous, the hardest decision each...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 1 March 2016

My husband and I spent 3 days at Matangi Island Resort at the end of our week in Fiji. It wasn't long enough! We both had wished we were on Matangi longer. The staff is absolutely wonderful, making a point to know our names and predict our every need. We were here just a few days before the cyclone (Winston-2/2016)...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula Adele! Although you were not with us long, we are so pleased that you and your husband enjoyed your time on Matangi Private Island Resort. Our staff looks out for our guests needs and wants during their time with us no matter how long our guests stays. We are glad that the staff was able to make the time...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2016

For us, there was no better place to be than Matangi Island. From the spirited & warm welcoming to the daily services & care, the food, the beaches, the hiking, the snorkelling, the swimming, the grounds, the personalized touches, the spa treatment, and our to our (albeit very sad) departure: we were absolutely WOW'd! If you want a place where...

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Christene D, General Manager at Matangi Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Bula Buppin B! Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed the amenities and activities that the Matangi Private Island resort has to offer. Our guests are our number one priority and we are happy that you and your new bride had such an amazing experience. Our staff wants to make each guest's visit a...

Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

If you want to have the ideal "Fijian experience" come to Matangi island. Trying to pick through all (300+) options Fiji has to offer alone, is a very difficult and exhausting task. I couldn't thank Cheryl Jacobson with Fijivacations.com enough for guiding my wife and I to the best honeymoon anyone could ever wish for. She is a great person...

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Bula! We are so glad that you and your wife enjoyed your honeymoon on Matangi Private Island Resort. Our staff is outstanding and only wishes that our guests get the most out of their stay on our lovely island. The feeling of being one of our family is our goal for all of our guests. We are happy that you...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 240-acre private island paradise paradise situated in the Northeast of the Fiji Group of Islands. A small boutique island resort featuring only 9 bungalows and 3 unique tree houses. Catering to adults only, Matangi Island is the ideal couples retreat offering a wide variety of activities including snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, hiking, spa services, and fine dining. Matangi Island's Horseshoe Bay was featured in '1,000 Places To See Before You Die' by Patricia Schultz. ISLANDS Magazine also rated Matangi as one of the 'Best Private Islands'. ... more   less 

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Address: Matangi Island Fiji, Matangi Island, Fiji
Region: Fiji > Matangi Island
Price Range: ₹ 21,640 - ₹ 50,925 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Matangi Private Island Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Matangi Island Private Hotel
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“All of the bures are gorgeous with sea views”
 of 5 bubbles Fort86, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“They all have great ocean side views -”
 of 5 bubbles robertgP7312WF, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Treetop bures provide better views and privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Bootz16, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean View Bure is the only updated one - see photl”
 of 5 bubbles lfolsom521, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Opt for a Treehouse or Beach front Bure”
 of 5 bubbles JustinS868, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
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