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Garden Island Resort

Hotel category

4 Star

Rooms

30

Wellness/Spa

YES

Internet

YES ($)

5 star dive center

Onsite

House reef

YES

Resort Highlights

  • Known as the 'Soft Coral Capital of the World' by Jacques Cousteau 
  • Soak up Fiji's warm and welcoming culture and learn about age old traditions
  • Discover rich eco systems home to flower-like sponges, mantas, sharks and 1200+ fish species
  • Arrange a Fijian Bobo Massage surrounded by natural jungle and a rock waterfall
  • Relax at the secluded Nature Spa surrounded by lush, green rainforest and bird song
  • White sand beaches and waterfalls that plunge into the sea
  • Friendly and welcoming staff ready to introduce you to the South Pacific way of life

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BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot. If there are any issues, we get back to you within 24 hours

CONFIRMATION

If all is good, we send you an E-mail confirming that your booking is final

24H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 24 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment terms

  • 25% of the total booking amount is due at the time of booking
  • 75% (balance) is due 90 days prior to arrival

Cancellation fee

  • 25% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 67 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 67 days prior to arrival

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Resort Description

Garden Island Resort is a 4* paradise nestled away on the island of Taveuni in the South Pacific.

Enjoy the region’s welcoming and chilled out culture, knowing that professional and friendly staff are eternally available to see to your every wish. Unwind in your ocean front room, looking out over the waves as the sun sets over this special corner of our planet. Intimately designed to house just 30 rooms, rest assured you will receive a personalised service. 

Dive into the biodiverse, blue waters and discover a place full of colourful fish and coral, home to mantas and some out-of-this-world macro life. Vanua Levu and the Somomo Straits- home to the internationally famous Rainbow Reef are directly in front of the resort, perfectly positioned for snorkelling.

Explore diving around the Garden Island Resort

Dive Center

Highlights

  • 20 spectacular dive sites within 20 minutes comfortable drive from the dive centre 
  • PADI 5* Dive Resort with a fully equipped dive center
  • The Great White Wall is the best site to dive in Taveuni
  • Pilot whales, reef sharks, turtles, barracuda, eagle rays and much more
  • Conditions to suit beginners and experienced divers alike

Description

Garden Island Divers is a PADI 5* Dive Resort in the Soft Coral Capital of the World, Fiji.

Viewed as the premier dive operator in Fiji, the center proudly boasts an impeccable safety record, 5-star quality equipment and service and highly experienced dive staff, with an intimate knowledge of the local reefs.

Within 20 minutes comfortable ride on one of the three 30ft, speedy dive vessels, you will discover a number of world-famous dive sites around Beqa Lagoon including Pinnacle, Rainbow’s End, Nuku Reef and the Great White Wall.

The waters in this area are known for their mantas, sharks and mind-blowing, neon-coloured macro life.  With dive sites ranging from 5m to 90m, there is a massive variety of locations to suit beginners all the way through to experienced divers looking for a challenge. 

DIVING SERVICES

PADI® Courses Available

  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver Certification
  • Divemaster
  • Nitrox Certification

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Filling Station

Diving Facilities

  • Shop
  • Training Pool
  • Beach Front Location
  • House Reef
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Dive Resort

Distinction

  • Padi 5 Star

Resort Amenities

Food & drink

  • Vegetarian Food

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Spa Facility
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Massage Services

Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Beach Front
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Garden
  • Equipment For Kids

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi ($)
  • Air-Conditioning

How to get there

Arrival 

  • The International airport is located on the main island Viti Levu and has a domestic terminal for ease of transfers to the outlying islands.
  • The resort is located on the island of Taveuni and is just 15 minutes from the domestic airport at Matei (TVU).
  • Several flights depart daily to Taveuni from Nadi and Suva and ferries sail to Taveuni from Suva and Savusavu 6 days a week.
  • You can make your own way to the resort via taxi or can be pre-booked a transfer for an additional charge.
  • Check in time is at 12pm.


Departure

  • Check out time on departure day is at 11am.
  • Late check out is possible for an additional charge and is subject to availability (must be pre- booked).
  • Once you have checked out at reception, if transfer has been pre-arranged, you will be escorted to the airport. 

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