Where to Go for Ultimate Relaxation in Fiji
If there’s one country that knows how to help you unwind, it’s Fiji. The country is so relaxed that it has its own way of life called “Fiji time“. With that, massages have been part of the everyday culture for centuries, so you know you’re going somewhere special when you book your spa break in Fiji. Fiji’s spas offer an array of blissful treatments, often using traditional Fijian techniques mixed with natural spa products extracted from Fijian plants and flowers. Whether you’re a seasoned spa-goer or a spa newbie, experiencing a spa day in Fiji is an absolute must! So take a look at this list of the best spas in Fiji and start planning your getaway of pure indulgence.
1. Qamea Resort & Spa
In the heart of the Taveuni islands’ jungle, Qamea Resort & Spa is the ultimate spa getaway in Fiji. Winner of numerous awards, such as the Best Luxury Destination Spa for 2018 and 2017 at the World Luxury Spa Awards, the Qamea Spa offers a multitude of unique spa experiences. Not only are travellers’ needs in mind, with jet lag therapy and sunburn relief, but treatments are kept authentically Fijian. Experience the Qamea Night of Decadence where a Fijian warrior escorts you to the spa for your treatment, complete with a candlelit shower and dinner. Not to mention, the Qamea Resort & Spa is one of the most stunning spa settings in Fiji amidst the ancient rainforest.
Learn more about the island of Taveuni in our 20 Wonderful Things to Do in Taveuni.
2. Kui Spa – Vomo Island Resort
Escape to the private Vomo Island in the paradise island group of the Mamanucas. The luxury Vomo Island Resort has an amazing array of treatments for all types of guests, but especially for families. Relax in the privacy of your own residence with in-room spa menus, or treat the little ones, aged 4-10, to treatments from the Prince & Princess Spa Menu. Spend some special mother and daughter time with specialised packages, or father and son can bond over a relaxing foot massage. You’re bound to find a treatment to help you and your family unwind.
For more about the Mamanuca Group, check out the 10 Best Islands in the Mamanuca Islands.
3. Valeni Sasauni Spa Sanctuary – Namale Resort & Spa
With one of the most extensive spa menus in Fiji, the Valeni Sasauni Spa Sanctuary at the Namale Resort & Spa, Vanua Levu, is a fabulous place to try something different yet utterly blissful. Scattered across the 10,000ft2 / 930m2 complex are aromatherapy pools, a waterfall massage, hot tub, cold plunge and sauna. The ocean views are just one of the highlights seen from the floor-to-ceiling windows of the indoor spa. All you need to do is decide which country your massage journey will take you on their international menu of Fiji, India, Japan, Sweden, Bali or Native America.
Get more inspiration for your Vanua Levu holiday in our 12 Amazing Things to Do on Vanua Levu.
4. Spa Denarau
Just a short drive from Nadi International Airport and on the luxury resort complex of Denarau Island, Spa Denarau is your go-to for some after-flight comforts or to truly indulge yourself while staying in Denarau. Spa Denarau is renowned for its use of Pure Fiji products, as well as natural therapies like a guava anti-ageing nourishing wrap, guava tone and glow, coconut milk and honey firming ritual, sugar glow, and coconut lime blossom skin renewal. What’s more, you can take some products home with you from the Spa Denarau Boutique.
Check out more ways to spend your time in Denarau with our 12 Amazing Things to Do in Denarau Island.
5. So Spa – Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa
Another fantastic option in Denarau is at the So Spa in the Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa. Delve into one of the treatment bures, complete with an open-air shower or a private whirlpool spa bath in the deluxe bures, and unwind with the So Spa’s relaxing treatments. The spa has class written all over it with the decor of Parisian and Fijian origins. As well as all the usual treatments, there’s something for the men too, including a mana’ia body buff, a gentleman’s escape, homme intensive facial, and tropical foot paradise.
Denarau is home to some of Fiji’s top spa resorts. See your options in 10 Stunning Resorts in Denarau Island.
6. Pure Fiji Day Spa
Seasoned spa-goers will undoubtedly have heard of the internationally-acclaimed Pure Fiji. The spa products made with Fijian plant extracts are used in spas all over the world, and their HQ is right here in Suva, Fiji’s capital city. Not only can you purchase products from their extensive range, but Pure Fiji has its own day spa. It’s the ideal destination if you’re travelling as a group, as their “Spa Parties” are the perfect way to indulge with friends. Parties start with a dance performance during the Fijian foot ritual, then guests choose either a massage, back massage, manicure or facial.
Unwinding with a spa treatment is just one of the ways to experience Suva. Take a look at 10 Super Things to Do in Suva for more inspiration.
7. Baravi Spa – Yasawa Island Resort & Spa
Treat yourself to an island getaway at the Yasawa Island Resort & Spa in Fiji’s outer islands of the Yasawa Group. The award-winning Baravi Spa is Fiji’s first beachfront spa in one of Fiji’s most romantic and relaxing spa settings. Feel the refreshing sea breeze as you sample treatments mere metres away from the beach on the Baravi Spa’s open-air decking. The spa offers great value with a 50-minute treatment every day of stay, no matter how long you say at the resort, for around FJ$499. Choose from massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, wraps, scrubs, and waxing.
Find more experiences in the Yasawas with our 15 Incredible Things to Do in the Yasawa Islands.
8. Bebe Spa Fiji – Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort
On the mainland of Fiji, Viti Levu, you’ll struggle to find a more relaxing setting than Vakalomalagi Hill overlooking the Coral Coast and the Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort. Bebe Spa Fiji combines traditional Fijian spa treatments and world-renowned spa products from Pevonia Botanica. Don’t miss the Bebe Spa’s Bebe Vakaviti Signature Massage, which fuses classic Fijian massage techniques with a Hawaain massage style.
Besides relaxing on the Coral Coast, here are more things to do on Viti Levu’s southern coast.
9. Tokoriki Retreat Spa – Sheraton Resort & Spa Tokoriki Island
Nestled on Tokoriki Island, the Tokoriki Retreat Spa is the Mamanuca Group’s largest day spa with a wealth of treatments designed to renew, relax and detox the body. The authentic Fijian feel to the spa reminds you that you’re truly on “Fiji time“. What’s more, by being located in the adults-only area of the Sheraton Resort & Spa Tokoriki Island, your experience will remain distraction-free.
One last spa that’s well worth getting off-the-beaten-track for is Laucala Island Resort in the Taveuni Islands. What makes the spa unique is its Spa Garden, where guests are encouraged to pick their own spices, herbs, flowers and fruit. Choose from vanilla, lemongrass, cinnamon, nutmeg, coffee, ylang-ylang, pepper and ginger to make essential oil, soap or lotion in the Spa Kitchen. This combined with traditional Fijian therapies is sure to make your indulgence in Laucala a spa day to remember.