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Matava - Fiji's Premier Eco Adventure Resort

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Spent 3 days there in last september with my wife and the place is just magic. I felt really desconected from the rest of the world. Loved the experience, the dives were really good, but the best part is the resort itself Would go again...More

Thank Filipe B
Response from AdrianWatt, Owner at Matava - Fiji's Premier Eco Adventure ResortResponded 4 November 2017

Hi Filipe, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back one day :-) In the mean time we wish you safe and happy...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Matava is on a beautiful forested island, the reefs are magnificent, the corals and fish life abundant and on a clear, night the stars are extraordinary without any light pollution. All of these wonders are accessible from a place with comfortable beds, great food and...More

1  Thank Rosemary L
Response from AdrianWatt, Owner at Matava - Fiji's Premier Eco Adventure ResortResponded 16 August 2017

Hi Rosemary, Thank you for such a complimentary Review. I am delighted to read you enjoyed the beautiful reefs, starlight skies, comfortable accommodation, great food and caring staff :-) You clearly appreciated the experience that we try to present to all our guests. We thank...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

I stayed 4 nights at Matava and I really enjoyed it. It is a beautiful place, very relaxed with a slow pace and very much off the grid. It is however important to say that there is no beach at this place, but I didn’t...More

1  Thank Sanne H
Response from AdrianWatt, Owner at Matava - Fiji's Premier Eco Adventure ResortResponded 18 October 2017

Hi Sanne, Thank you for your most complimentary Review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and appreciated our accommodation, great food, yummy cocktails and wonderful staff :-) We all wish you safe and happy travels. Adrian

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This is an eco friendly resort. Don't come here if you want constant electricity supply, constant internet and phone access or are allergic to or don't like coconuts. Do come here if you want the most relaxing, get away from it all holiday, being looked...More

Thank LinPee
Response from AdrianWatt, Owner at Matava - Fiji's Premier Eco Adventure ResortResponded 22 September 2017

Hi LinPee, Thank you for taking the time to share your great Matava experience with fellow travelers. The Great Astrolabe Barrier Reef is one of the last unspoilt barrier reefs on Earth so I am very pleased you got to see and appreciate all the...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Do not come to Matava if you're looking for a resort holiday. Come to Matava if you want to explore the real Fiji! We stayed for a week in June and had the place to ourselves for majority of the time. The staff would quite...More

Thank Stacey866
Response from AdrianWatt, Owner at Matava - Fiji's Premier Eco Adventure ResortResponded 22 September 2017

Hi Stacey, Thank you so much for appreciating our little slice of the real Fiji and our wonderful Fijian staff :-) I am delighted you enjoyed the Great Astrolabe Barrier Reef and thank you for recommending us to other travelers ! We look forward to...More

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BobtheFishman
29 December 2016|
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Hi, The main bure has a guest charging area where you can charge you laptops, devices and camera batteries etc. available during the day time. Accommodation Bures also have a mains power socket with power available in the... More
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Margaret C
16 July 2015|
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Hi Margaret, Yes, we have quite a few guests visit to see the 4 endemic species and we offer guided birding treks. Best regards, Adrian
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"If you don't mind a bit of a hike, the higher rooms come with the best views by far!"
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"choose another resort in Fiji"
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"All bures have a good view but the ones at the top of the property have magnificent vistas if you don't..."
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"Rooms are adequate but not airconditioned"
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