© Hotel Takia
© Hotel Takia

10 Best Hotels in Vanua Levu

© Hotel Takia

Hotel Accommodation on Vanua Levu

Fiji might seem like a destination of expensive resorts, but the island of Vanua Levu is one of the limited places where you can find affordable hotel accommodation. Whether you’re visiting Fiji’s second-largest island for business or for pleasure, Vanua Levu will provide when it comes to hotels, especially in the towns of Savusavu and Labasa. In this list of hotels on Vanua Levu, we list some of our top hotel recommendations, as well as accommodation alternatives to lay out more options.

While you’re here, you might also be interested in The Complete Guide to Vanua Levu.

1. Savusavu Hot Springs Hotel

With a room for every type of traveller and a few extra welcome facilities, Savusavu Hot Springs Hotel is an easy choice for a hotel on Vanua Levu. The hotel located by the Savusavu Hot Springs boasts an outdoor swimming pool, bar with a pool table, as well as a restaurant serving Fijian cuisine and pizzas. As for rooms, choose from simple family rooms, Ocean View Deluxe rooms sleeping up to three, one-bedroom apartments for up to two people, and a studio room complete with a kitchenette. From most rooms and the restaurant, you can enjoy the view of Savusavu Bay. This is a good hotel to consider if you’re travelling with kids. See more options like this in 10 Best Family Resorts on Vanua Levu.

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2. The Friendly North Inn

Over the hill in Vanua Levu’s other town, Labasa, The Friendly North Inn is an excellent base for exploring the northern side of the island. Choose from affordable Standard Rooms, Deluxe Rooms and Family Rooms with a double bed and free breakfast. The hotel is surrounded by attractive gardens and is just a 10-minute walk from Labasa town where you can check out the market, the eateries or even dance the night away at the nightclubs. Friendly North has an on-site tour desk to help you arrange trips to local hot springs and discover other hidden gems of this lesser-explored side of Vanua Levu. This is a great hotel option if travelling on a budget. See more like this in 10 Best Budget Accommodation on Vanua Levu.

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3. Grand Eastern Hotel

If you want to get some pool time during your stay in Labasa, then set your sights on the Grand Eastern Hotel. The hotel has an attractive outdoor pool with a poolside bar while suiting couples, singles and families with their air-conditioned Standard Double Rooms, Presidential Suite and Deluxe Double Rooms. The Standard Family Room is a great option for larger groups. Their on-site restaurant is also popular serving affordable Western and Fijian cuisine.

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4. Hotel Takia

Located in the heart of Labasa, Hotel Takia provides the ultimate convenience with proximity to all the essential services whether you are travelling for business or for pleasure. Stay in one of their well-appointed Deluxe Rooms, Deluxe Twin Rooms or Suites with a lounge and mini-bar. The “Third Floor Rooms” provide reasonably-priced standard double rooms. Stays include breakfast, while there are more options for food at their on-site Tapa Restaurant or the nearby restaurants in town. Check out our food recommendations in Guide to the Best Eats & Restaurants on Vanua Levu.

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5. Hotel Northwinds

For spacious hotel rooms in Labasa with all the fixings, consider Hotel Northwinds. With only 12 guest rooms, the hotel never feels too crowded, giving you a break from the bustling town of Labasa. The hotel is moments away from the town and features an on-site restaurant, room service, airport transfers and more.

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6. Labasa Royale Hotel

It’s nothing flashy but if want a good price, a good location and just a bed for the night, then you might consider staying at the Labasa Royale Hotel. The hotel staff are known to be super friendly and the location couldn’t be more convenient in the centre of Labasa. Each room features a private ensuite and air conditioning.

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7. Naveria Heights Lodge

Not quite a hotel but still worth mentioning, Naveria Heights Lodge is a boutique lodge featuring three rooms for singles and couples. Each well-furnished room has a private deck overlooking the ocean and access to a deck with a plunge pool and a lounge with a bar. Meals are available on request, while the lodge also offers multi-day wellness programs. It’s a fantastic option for relaxation in Savusavu. Find more accommodation like this in 6 Best Adult-Only Resorts on Vanua Levu.

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-vanua-levu-best-hotels© Naveria Heights Lodge

8. Gecko Lodge Fiji

Book either an Ocean View Studio or Garden View Studio at the simple yet homely Gecko Lodge overlooking the waters of Savusavu Bay. Rooms are great for couples and families, as adding an extra bed to the room is extremely affordable. While the Gecko Lodge makes a great base for exploring Savusavu town, the friendly staff can point you in the right direction for road trips to waterfalls, gardens and fantastic snorkelling spots.

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-best-hotels-on-vanua-levu© Gecko Lodge Fiji

9. Fiji Lodge: Vosa Ni Ua

For a self-catering stay with beach access, choose Fiji Lodge: Vosa Ni Ua. The simple lodge accommodation features stand-alone bures for single and couples complete with a kitchenette to spruce up your own meals. The accommodation features a large shared lounge area with a dining room, kitchen and TV. Group accommodation can also be found in their Ni Ua Beach Cottage providing direct access to the beach. See more like this in 10 Best Accommodation on Vanua Levu for Foodies.

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-hotels-vanua-levu© Fiji Lodge Vosa Ni Ua

10. Koro Sun Resort

Finally, if you’re looking for a more complete holiday experience, then consider staying at one of Vanua Levu’s resorts. The Koro Sun Resort caters to all travellers, from adventure-seekers to families to romantics, offering a wide range of bures and villas among their gardens, rainforest and water’s edge. The resort has a kids’ club and a wealth of complimentary activities and paid excursions to create a bespoke holiday on Vanua Levu. Find out more about this resort and others in 10 Best Resorts on Vanua Levu.

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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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