Matangi Private Island Resort
Matangi Private Island Resort is located on a 240-acre privately owned island just off the coast of Taveuni. This luxury resort caters to travelers looking for exceptional service and accommodations without sacrificing the world class diving Fiji can become know for.
This unique horseshoe-shaped island paradise boasts virgin tropical rainforest, and white sand beaches. It is no surprise that Matangi Island was voted in ISLANDS Magazine as one of the “Top 10 Private Islands in the World” and featured in “1,000 Places to See Before You Die”, by Patricia Schultz, and also recently voted in Conde Nast Traveler as one of the Five Most Romantic Resorts in Fiji.
The Island resort caters to adults only (16 years and older), with 8 luxurious bures, 3 unique treehouses and 1 two-bedroom/2 bathroom bure.
Matangi’s gorgeous tropical setting, lush rainforest interior, white sand beaches and pristine coral reefs, provide the perfect back-drop for many activities including, snorkelling, scuba diving, sailing, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, fishing, hiking and private picnics.
All Bures feature air-conditioning and ceiling fans, 4-poster Sealy king-size beds, private facilities, outdoor lava-rock showers, Pure Fiji bath amenities, bathrobe and slippers, hair dryer, in room electronic safe, I-pod docking station, fresh baked cookies, French press coffee/tea making facilities, large sitting area, private veranda, beach towels and beach hammock.
Activities include snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, and Spa. Fine dining completes the picture making Matangi the ultimate destination.
Diving at Matangi is both diverse and exciting. Numerous off-shore reefs, spectacular coral formations including multitudes of hard and soft corals and plummeting walls provide a unique habitat for a rich and vibrant marine life. Matangi is the most centrally located of all Fiji’s northern island resorts to the exceptional scuba diving sites that Fiji is famous for. Within a 20-mile radius of Matangi Island are countless dive sites including the world famous Great White Wall and Noel’s Wall.
The pristine fringing reefs that surround Matangi are teeming with marine life. Exceptional seascapes filled with varied examples of tropical marine life, including hard and soft corals, butterfly fish, angelfish, damselfish, anthias, moray eels, parrotfish, wrasses, sea turtles, sharks and stingrays.
An 1 1/2 hour flight from Nadi and only 20 minutes by auto and boat from the Taveuni airport