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Matamanoa Island

4 star hotel
Matamanoa Island, Fiji
47 rooms
FREE Internet

Deep Blue Diving & Watersports

PADI 5 star dive center
Onsite
Max 4 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • From private plunge pools to the onsite PADI 5 Star dive center, Matamanoa Island Resort is a paradise for diving and relaxing
  • There are 30 dive sites around the island, so there's something to suit every taste, from shallow reefs to shark encounters
  • The house reef, a marine protected area, boasts spectacular hard coral and a myriad of colourful marine critters
  • After diving, indulge in a coconut foot soak, then watch the stars come out over the South Pacific from your private villa
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Dates & Prices

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You only need to pay 48h after your booking is confirmed.

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10% CHEAPER on average than booking rooms & diving direct.
EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS such as free DAN dive insurance.
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Booking process

1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 3 nights
  • 44 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 3 nights of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 21 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 21 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the Matamanoa Island

Dive Center

Highlights

  • Deep Blue Diving & Watersports is a PADI 5 Star dive center, offering a range of diving across 30 sites
  • Experienced instructors are on-hand to offer you a gentle introduction to diving or to help you develop your skills
  • Try the world famous ‘Shark Encounter’ dive. This site has been featured in most leading dive magazines!
  • Just a two minute boat ride takes you to Bird Rock Wall, offering kaleidoscopic colours and reef dwellers of every shape and size

Description

Deep Blue Diving & Watersports is a fantastic PADI 5 Star dive center located within the Matamanoa Island Resort.

Diving around Matamanoa is nothing short of spectacular, as it's situated in a marine sanctuary and surrounded by coral reefs that are buzzing with marine life.

Deep Blue offers a range of diving from a selection of 30 dive sites, including shallow reefs, pinnacles, wrecks, shark encounters, walls and drop-offs.

Dive sites range from 9 to 30 meters in depth, visibility is generally between 20 and 40 meters and water temperature ranges from 26 Celsius in winter (July/August) to 31 Celsius in summer (Jan/Feb).

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DIVING SERVICES

Diving Facilities

  • Shop
  • Training Pool
  • House Reef
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

PADI® Courses Available

  • Project Aware Specialties
  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Divemaster
  • Instructor/Idc Course
  • Free-Diving Course
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Underwater Photography
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Underwater Videographer
  • Night Diver
  • Wreck Diver
  • Drift Diving
  • Boat Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Sidemount Diver
  • Technical Diving Courses
  • Other Specialties

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Filling Station

Languages spoken

  • English

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Dive Center
  • Padi Recreational Facility

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

Resort Amenities

Food & drink

  • Private Dining
  • A La Carte
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Vegan

Activities

  • Cooking Classes
  • Cultural Excursions
  • Island Hopping
  • Live Music

Facilities

  • Beach Front
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Lounge/Tv Area

Payments

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

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Tennis
  • Ping Pong
  • Beach Volleyball

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Spa Facility
  • Massage Services

Resort Description

Matamanoa Island is an adults-only deluxe resort, with no day visitors and a 5 Star PADI dive center on site. 

This stunning private island is made up of stand alone Beachfront Villas, Beachfront Bures and Garden View Resort Rooms. All Villas and Bures feature an outdoor shower, thatched gazebo and plunge pool.

The onsite restaurant serves exquisite cuisine against an enchanting backdrop of the South Pacific Ocean and Fijian islands. A full American breakfast is complementary with every booking. 

When not relaxing on the beautiful beach, you can kayak or snorkel your way around the island, or plunge below the surface to explore the underwater world with Deepblue, the resort's very own PADI 5 Star dive operator.



How to get there

Arrival 

  • The best airport to fly into is Nadi International Airport, which is either 90 minutes to the resort by catamaran, or 10 minutes via helicopter.
  • It is possible to arrange a water taxi, catamaran or helicopter to pick you up from the airport (advance notice required, additional cost). 
  • Having confirmed your booking, we will put you in touch with the transfer provider that's best for you. 
  • Your flights must land in Nadi International Airport by 2:30 pm at the latest to make it to the resort on the same day. If your flight lands later than this, you may need to stay overnight in Nadi and travel to the resort the following day. 
  • Check-in time is 12 noon.

Departure

  • Check-out time is 10 am. 
  • It is possible to arrange a catamaran or helicopter to drop you back at the airport (advance notice required, additional cost). 

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