• Wananavu Beach Resort
  • northern most point of Fiji’s main island at Viti Levu.
  • Full Or Self Service
  • $
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Wananavu Beach Resort

Bula - Allan Carter and the team invite you to share their slice of Paradise and would like to welcome you to Wananavu.

Untouched by mainstream tourism, Wananavu beach resort is situated on the northern most point of Fiji’s main island at Viti Levu. A 2 ¼ hours drive from Nadi airport combines the convenience of the mainland with the idyllic isolation of an island retreat.

Birdsong and the lapping of the wave ...

Bula - Allan Carter and the team invite you to share their slice of Paradise and would like to welcome you to Wananavu.

Untouched by mainstream tourism, Wananavu beach resort is situated on the northern most point of Fiji’s main island at Viti Levu. A 2 ¼ hours drive from Nadi airport combines the convenience of the mainland with the idyllic isolation of an island retreat.

Birdsong and the lapping of the waves are the loudest things you’ll hear on our Sun Coast and we guarantee it won’t be long before you slip into the slow rhythms of Fiji time.

Wananavu means wonderful in Fijian and that’s exactly what your experience will be. Our friendly, smiling staff will do everything possible to make your stay the experience of a lifetime.

Set in picturesque surroundings, Wananavu’s accommodation is designed so you can relax and feel rejuvenated by your tropical holiday.


Wananavu’s 34 bures, or cottage suites, and Villa Vanua are all beautifully-appointed, tastefully decorated and have a distinctively Fijian feel.

So you can escape from the modern world and truly relax, the bures do not have a TV or radio, allowing guests to switch off and surrender themselves to the lost art of relaxing.

Each bure offers:

All modern facilities
Are tastefully designed with a timber floor, artwork
Mini bar
Tea & coffee, hairdryer
Air conditioning

Villa Vanua also has:

A full kitchen
State of the art audio visual equipment
10 metre pool


Wananavu Resort has been designed with fun and relaxation in mind. We have a range of free facilities and attractions for you to try.

You can enjoy yourself while getting some exercise on our tennis courts, try a gentle game of petanque or challenge yourself at Wananavu frisbee golf.

Snorkel gear is available free of change and there are daily snorkelling trips to the inner and outer reefs.

For those after a more cultural and educational experience, over the week we host interesting talks from our local sage on the history and culture of the region, herbal medicine & the Fijian flora and fauna.

Water Activites

Wananavu is surrounded by clear blue oceans full of bountiful fish life, providing a world-class fishing adventure, for both novices and more experienced fishermen.

Clear blue oceans, pristine reefs, soft coral and abundant sea life – all make diving in Fiji an experience like no other - and you haven't really dived in Fiji until you’ve dived the Bligh Waters - right in front of Wananavu Beach Resort!

Jacques Cousteau rated the soft coral the best in the world and you have to dive Wananavu to truly experience what got the world renowned undersea explorer so excited.

Our custom-built dive boats will whisk you to the dive areas, and our world class PADI Gold Palm Certified diving team will provide you with an experience that will keep you coming back for more.

Inland Tours

Inland Tours

Fiji has a unique and exciting culture and history. A guided tour is the ideal way to see some breathtaking natural beauty spots, experience the friendly local hospitality and have some unforgettable adventures.

Wananavu runs tours inland to the local area on most days including:

Narara Waterslide Tour – You will visit an awe-inspiring tropical rainforest and experience the magic of sliding down a 20ft waterfall into a beautiful heart-shaped pool. The tour takes you to a village where you will experience local entertainment, and take part in a kava ceremony – a unique Fijian experience.

Barotu Bamboo Rafting – Have the unique experience of travelling downstream with villagers from Barotu on bamboo rafts and see the unusual flora, including giant mangroves. Sit back and relax in this tranquil environment, listen to the silence, broken only by the sound of the birds and the local kids at play in the river.

Suncoast Tour – Experience the real Fiji by taking a guided tour around the local area. Your tour will include a visit to a local village, the world famous Church of the Black Christ, the township of Rakiraki, the local sugar mill, and the tomb of the last Cannibal Chief Udreudre.

Tapa Making Class – Tapa cloth is synonymous with Fiji. While you’re on holiday you can visit a local village and learn the ancient art of tapa cloth making, plus you’ll be able to take home your very own made piece of tapa.

Shopping in Rakiraki – A visit to our local town will give you a glimpse into everyday Fijian life. You will see a traditional market with its bright colours, boisterous shops, kava stands, open air buses, and the eclectic mix of Fijian, Indian and European cultures.

Wai Spa

Relaxation, that’s what your stay on Wananavu Beach Resort is all about. Overlooking swaying coconut palm trees and the azure blue Bligh Waters The Wai Spa is the perfect place to indulge yourself and be pampered by our professional staff.

And for brides we have a special bridal service so you will look your best on your big day.

Restaurant and Bar

Wananavu’s chefs take pride in creating sumptuous dishes so that your dining experience will be a memorable part of your stay on our picturesque island resort.

Glorious weather means guests often choose to dine on the deck where they can take in the panoramic views of the clear blue Pacific Ocean and the lush tropical gardens.


Breakfast begins at 7am and offers a buffet selection of fresh fruit, juices, cereals, muffins, fresh bread and homemade jams. Order your cooked needs from our à la carte menu and enjoy a Wananavu blend of fresh coffee and a selection of teas.


The sound of the lali drums and the Wananavu Band Boys call guests to lunch at midday. Choose from a tempting menu of international cuisine. The Pacific-influenced all-day menu changes daily.

A picnic on the beach can make a romantic change and sumptuous picnic lunches are available every day.


As the tropical sun begins to set in the Pacific Ocean the flares are lit, the guitars are strummed, the kava bowl is filled and dinner is served. The all-day menu is complement by a changing selection from our evening menu, featuring local and international cuisine.

Themed nights

Take part in a real Fijian experience on Lovo Night. In this traditional Fijian way of cooking the food is wrapped in banana leaves and cooked over hot stones buried under ground. You can be present at the covering and uncovering of the lovo and listen to the locals explain their traditional method of cooking and the rituals involved. Not only is this a uniquely Fijian experience but the food is also delicious. Lovo Night is accompanied by a Meke, or traditional Fijian storytelling through dance and song.


A perfect wedding and a perfect honeymoon in one of the world’s most romantic locations - Wananavu can make your special day magical.

Whether you want a simple, elegant ceremony set in a tropical garden or on a private beach, or a spectacular traditional Fijian event, with warriors, fire dancers, live band and fireworks the choices for your Wananavu wedding are endless.

Every wedding is a unique experience and Wananavu can tailor a wedding package so you get the wedding of your dreams.

You will be greeted with bubbles and tropical fruit on your arrival, setting the scene for the island romance to come. We work hard to ensure you have a stress-free day, and can organize a wedding that suits your own personal style.

Brides, grooms, the bridal party and guests can be pampered with massages and beauty treatments from our experienced, highly-trained and friendly staff at the Wai Spa.

For intimacy and privacy Wananavu has the Ocean View and Beach Front honeymoon bures. Beautifully designed with panoramic views, tropical gardens, private plunge pools, and stylish decor the honeymoon bures are perfect for couples seeking a romantic setting with that touch of luxury.

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