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10 Best Resorts in Nadi

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Top Recommendations for Nadi Resorts

The vibrant city, beaches and rugged countryside of Nadi makes an amazing holiday destination, especially for your first time in Fiji. The stunning resorts available even within only 10 minutes of the Nadi Airport just gives you a taste of the warm Fijian hospitality and the luxurious holiday experiences of Fiji – whatever your budget. Even if you don’t want to explore the nearby sights and attractions, then you’ll have everything you’ll need in one of the many resorts in Nadi. So take a look at our top recommendations for the Nadi resorts!

While you’re here, don’t miss our The Complete Guide to Nadi and 10 Best Resorts on Viti Levu.

1. Club Fiji Resort

Beachfront and around 10 minutes from Nadi International Airport, Club Fiji Resort is the ultimate destination for a beautiful fly-and-flop holiday at a reasonable price. The resort has bures to suit everyone, from families to honeymooners, as well as activities for the adventure-seekers to the relaxers. A highlight of the resort is their fun themed dinner nights including teppanyaki and Mexican tequila nights. If you’re unsure of what kind of experience you want in Fiji, then the Club Fiji Resort is always a safe bet. We consider this resort to be one of the top recommendations in our 10 Best Family Resorts in Nadi.

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2. First Landing Beach Resort

Situated on the quiet waterfront of Vuda Point, the First Landing Beach Resort is 20 minutes north of the airport but feels a world away. The resort has comfortable bures for a couples’ getaway to large villas for the whole family. Families will love the benefits of the resort’s kids’ clubs, while finances may want to consider the generous wedding packages. It feels like anything is possible at the First Landing Beach Resort. We consider this resort one of the top choices in our list of 10 Wedding & Honeymoon Resorts in Nadi.

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3. Smugglers Cove Beach Resort

Situated on the popular Nadi resort destination of Wailoaloa Beach, Smugglers Cove is the ultimate go-to for budgeting travellers. While popular with backpackers, the resort also has rooms to cater to couples and families. Smugglers Cove has a generous offering of inclusions to make your holiday a breeze from free WiFi to free introductory scuba lessons in their on-site pool. While you’re there, don’t miss their famous restaurant for guests and non-guests alike, the Ghost Ship Bar & Grill, famous for their Instagrammable lobsters! We consider Smugglers Cove to be one of the top choices in our 10 Best Budget Accommodation in Nadi.

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4. Fiji DoubleTree Resort by Hilton – Sonaisali Island

This four-star resort shows you that you don’t have to travel all the way out to the Mamanuca Islands to enjoy an island holiday in Fiji. Just a three-minute boat trip and you have arrived at the Fiji DoubleTree Resort. The resort suitable for all types of holidaymakers and has every service here where you won’t find many excuses to leave: spa, pool, fitness centre, three dining options and a wealth of activities and adventures that you can do straight from the resort.

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5. Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay

Nothing screams paradise like lounging on the private deck of your overwater bure standing in the middle of an azure lagoon. The Fiji Marriott Resort is Nadi’s only five-star resort outside of Denarau. The luxury resort caters to families, with their kids’ pool and kids’ clubs, couples with their adult-only overwater bures, adults-only pool and wedding packages, and business travellers, with conference facilities, spa and fitness centre. It’s also one of the only places in Nadi where you can experience fine dining. Find out more about this resort in our 5 Best Luxury Accommodation in Nadi.

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6. Bamboo Backpackers

Even the budgeting backpacker can afford a holiday in paradise thanks to backpacker resorts like the Bamboo Backpackers. Situated on the beachfront of Wailoaloa Beach, the Bamboo Backpackers is a social resort for solo travellers and couples. There’s nightly entertainment, kava parties, a beachfront bar, pool and much more to keep guests entertained during their stay. Check out more recommendations like this is in our 7 Best Backpacker Resorts in Nadi.

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7. Aquarius on the Beach

Another fantastic option on Wailoaloa Beach is Aquarius on the Beach. If staying in a dorm in one of the surrounding backpackers is not your thing, then consider this resort with affordable private rooms. The laidback resort has a restaurant overlooking the pool and beach, as well as live music, Polynesian dancing and kava ceremonies in the evenings.

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8. Anchorage Beach Resort

If you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of Nadi or its popular resort districts then escape to the secluded Anchorage Beach Resort at Vuda Point. The budget-to-mid-range resort has something affordable for couples, groups and families, with some self-contained apartments should you want to spruce up your own meals. Alternatively, there’s the restaurant serving Fijian-style meals as well as some crowd-pleasers. While out of town, the resort provides daily shuttles to Nadi, Lautoka and even island excursions to their sister resort on Beachcomber Island. We consider the Anchorage a great self-catering option in our 10 Best Accommodation in Nadi for Foodies.

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9. Oasis Palms Hotel

A boutique hotel at a super affordable price, how can you resist the allure of the Oasis Palms Hotel? While the name says “hotel” it definitely has more of a resort vibe, with the 29 rooms, the pool, restaurant and hot tub nestled in tropical palms. Breakfast is included in your stay, as well as free airport transfers. The whole resort can also be hired out for events and weddings.

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10. Sapphire Bay Fiji

Secluded on the hilltops of Vuda Point, the resort villas of Sapphire Bay Fiji gives you the best of both worlds when it comes to the privacy of your own villa and the services of a resort. Enjoy your own space in a luxury villa complete with a private infinity pool and a large fully-equipped kitchen. If you don’t feel like cooking yourself, let the in-house chef spruce up a Fijian delicacy like a “lovo”. Sapphire Bay is a great option in our 10 Best Accommodation in Nadi for Adults.

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More About the Best Resorts in Nadi

That’s it for the best resorts in Nadi. See how they compare to The Top 50 Resorts in Fiji. Plus, get even more tips in The Complete Travel Guide to Fiji.


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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