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10 Best Family Resorts in the Mamanuca Islands

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Family Accommodation in the Mamanucas

Escaping to the Mamanuca Islands of Fiji isn’t just for honeymooning couples. A fun tropical environment awaits families with islands packed with culture and waters teeming with life. You can explore it all in a family-friendly way with the fantastic family resorts in the Mamanuca Islands. Spend quality time all together with access to free cultural, water sports and land activities or enjoy a break with the fun and educational kids’ clubs. We’ll guide you through some of the best resorts in the Mamanucas for families with this list!

While you’re here, don’t miss our Guide to the Mamanuca Islands for Families, as well as our 10 Things to Do in the Mamanuca Islands with Kids.

1. Plantation Island Resort

We don’t know if this resort is more fun for the kids or more fun for mum and dad? One thing is for certain that there’s a place for everyone at the Plantation Island Resort. Boasting an action-packed kids’ club, a teens’ club, children’s creche, activity centre, childminding and nanny service, waterpark and outdoor playgrounds, the resort will certainly give your little ones a holiday to remember. Find this gem on Malolo Lailai Island – and learn more about the islands in our 10 Best Islands in the Mamanuca Islands.

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2. Castaway Island Resort

Book yourself a fabulous Family Beach Bure (bungalow) with three interconnecting bedrooms and two bathrooms at the Castaway Island Resort. You’ll get to spend plenty of family time together in the Nuku family pool, as well as experience your own versions of “Fiji time” with the kids’ club and a wealth of activities for mum and dad. The complimentary kids’ club has daily adventures and educational games all with a Fijian flare. Babysitters are also available for a small fee.

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3. Treasure Island Resort

Surrounded by a marine sanctuary, Treasure Island Resort is the perfect retreat for families who want to get out on the water. Kids will learn all about it in the fantastic kids’ club famous for its turtle breeding program. Kids will also immerse in village life with Fijian games, as well as learn how to snorkel. Family time will not be forgotten thanks to the beach volleyball court, crab racing, fish feeding, kava ceremonies, mini putt, Hobie cat sailing and many more family-friendly activities. Learn more about conservation on the Mamanuca Islands in this video.

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4. Malolo Island Resort

There’s something for all ages at the Malolo Island Resort. Young kids will have a blast with the fun educational programs at Tia’s Treehouse, while the young adults have a place to mingle with like-minded people at the Khail’s Club lounge. As for accommodation, the Island Bures provide ample space for a family of four, while the huge Family Bures will sleep a tribe of seven.

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5. VOMO Island Resort

Relax with a spa treatment, scuba dive or an island walk while the kids get to experience their own holiday at the VOMO Island Kids Village. Lovingly dubbed “Little Islanders”, VOMO’s smaller guests over four years have access to a village of high-quality play equipment, as well as an action-packed kids’ club itinerary. Children under three will need to be accompanied by a parent. Scuba diving for 8 years+ and even children’s spa treatments are available at this luxury private island resort.

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6. Six Senses Fiji

For the environmentally-conscious family, set your sights on the fantastic Six Senses Fiji. Introducing the youngsters to nature and sustainability is at the forefront of the resort’s child-friendly activities, such as kids yoga, solar oven-making, tree planting, bracelet weaving, Zumba, tie-dye T-shirt-making and pizza-making. You’ll also get to enjoy family time with free tennis, cycling, hiking, paddle boarding, snorkelling and much more! Families of four are best to choose a two-bedroom villa, while families of three have plenty of space in the one-bedroom villas. Larger tribes have a number of “Residences” to choose from.

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7. Mana Island Resort

The Tu Vonu Kids’ Club at Mana Island resort is kind to you, your kids and the environment. The daily itinerary gets the little ones crafting fantastic souvenir gifts for mum and dad, playing Fijian games and participating in “Environment Day” once a month to plant coral and trees. Kids under three will be well looked after at the Meimei Centre creche, while mum and dad just have to choose from the array of family-friendly activities or more adventurous adult-only excursions.

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8. Sheraton Resort & Spa Tokoriki Island

Five-star luxury awaits at the Sheraton Resort & Spa Tokoriki Island. Families can indulge in the Island Family Suite or Family Suite With Plunge Pool during their stay at this glorious resort. Youngsters have access to the LaiLai Kids’ Club, while mum and dad can unwind at the Tokoriki Retreat Spa, play a round of mini golf, or snorkel through the coral reefs.

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9. Beachcomber Island

Popular with all walks of life, from backpackers to budgeting families, Beachcomber Island welcomes everyone. From parasailing to fishing to scuba diving, adventure certainly awaits on Beachcomber. But if there’s something you want to do out of your child’s comfort zone, then they can always fall back on the kids’ club. Stay in the Private Lodge, Ocean Front Room or Beachfront Bure and families will receive free baby cots and highchairs.

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10. Musket Cove Island Resort & Marina

The super spacious and elegantly designed bures and villas certainly remind you that you’re in paradise at the Musket Cove Resort. With many rooms having small kitchens, families are made to feel right at home while having access to exciting activities, like fishing, dolphin safaris, snorkelling cruises and much more!

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More About Family Resorts in the Mamanuca Islands

That’s it from the best family resorts in the Mamanuca Islands. See how they compare to the 20 Best Family Resorts in Fiji. Plus, get even more tips in The Complete Travel Guide to Fiji for Families.


Laura S.

This article was reviewed and published by Laura, editor in chief and co-founder of Fiji Pocket Guide. Since arriving solo in the South Pacific over 10 years ago with nothing but a backpack and a background in journalism, her mission has been to show the world how easy (and awesome) it is to explore a paradise such as Fiji. She knows the islands inside-out and loves sharing tips on how best to experience Fiji’s must-dos and hidden gems. Laura is also editor of several other South Pacific travel guides.

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