Where to Get Married in Fiji
The islands of love await with their azure tropical waters lapping onto sandy shores… Needless to say, Fiji creates the dream backdrop for an island wedding, which can easily become a reality by booking one of the islands’ fabulous wedding venues. Yes, Fiji’s resorts know a thing or two about creating the ideal destination wedding, whether it’s an elaborate display of culture and character or a simple elopement on the beach. Whatever your style and however far you want to travel in Fiji, there are wedding venues to suit. We share with you some of our favourites in this list of the best wedding venues in Fiji.
1. Sheraton Fiji Resort
Close enough to the international airport for your family and friends’ convenience yet still capturing all of the essences of a Fiji wedding, the Sheraton Fiji Resort in Denarau is well worth considering as your Fiji wedding venue. The Paradise Chapel on the beachfront makes the perfect ceremony venue mixing tradition with South Pacific ambience. When it comes to your wedding reception, you have an incredible amount of choice between four ballrooms, the beach, several resort blocks, Sandy Point, a croquet lawn, a golf course and a convention centre. You even have 12 spectacular dining venues to choose from for your reception. Check out more options in the 7 Wedding Venues on Denarau Island.
2. Tokoriki Island Resort
Enjoy intimacy and tranquillity at this boutique adults-only resort in the Mamanuca Islands. Tokoriki Island Resort offers island paradise weddings with your choice of the beach or within your private bure (bungalow). Alternatively, for something more traditional, choose a chapel wedding on this stunning island just a short helicopter flight from the international airport. See more like this in the 10 Wedding Venues in the Mamanuca Islands.
3. The Naviti Resort
Overflowing with natural tropical vegetation and set on the golden sands of the Coral Coast, The Naviti Resort is a stunning venue for your special day. Under the shade of palm trees, get married on Naviti’s Garden Lawn or have ever-present ocean views from the beach. Alternatively, get the best of both worlds with a perfectly polished Beachfront Lawn overlooking the Pacific Ocean. See more like this in the 10 Best Wedding Venues on the Coral Coast.
4. Naqalia Lodge
Embrace the real Fiji at the utterly beautiful yet affordable Naqalia Lodge. Set on Wayasewa Island in the Yasawa Islands, Naqalia Lodge offers wedding parties the chance to hire out the entire resort so you and your friends and family will feel right at home. Enjoy a wedding venue on the beach and a reception with tasteful island decor to really capture the essence of Fiji. Check out more like this in the 10 Wedding Venues in the Yasawa Islands.
5. The Pearl Resort
With one of the widest selections of wedding venues within one resort on the Pacific Harbour, The Pearl Resort is well worth considering for your Fiji wedding. Choose a modern wedding chapel featuring a wrap-around verandah with views framing Beqa Island in the distance. Alternatively, you can organise a beach wedding with the resort, a wedding on the grounds of their tropical gardens, or a wedding at The Country Club with a deck overlooking The Pearl Gold Club. See more in the area in the 8 Best Wedding Venues on the Pacific Harbour & Beqa.
6. Nukubati Private Island
If you’re looking for a venue that’s remote, set your sights on the Nukubati Private Island. This boutique resort on the edge of Vanua Levu’s Great Sea Reef provides a stunning venue to say “I do”. While couples can choose almost anywhere on the private island to get married, most can’t resist the beach at sunset. What’s more, the Nukubati staff can help take care of the main logistics thanks to their generous wedding packages. Check out more options in Vanua Levu in the 10 Best Wedding Venues on Vanua Levu.
7. Coconut Grove Beachfront Cottages
For an intimate wedding on Fiji’s “Garden Island”, get married under the floral archway of Coconut Grove Beachfront Cottages. This can be set up on their white sand beach at sunset to experience some amazing hues cast across the ocean. The accommodation in Taveuni can also organise daytime weddings at the famous Bouma Falls in the Bouma National Heritage Park. Find out more about wedding venues on the island in the 10 Best Wedding Venues on Taveuni.
8. Wananavu Beach Resort
Wananavu Beach Resort is the only resort on the Suncoast of Viti Levu with full wedding packages and venues – perfect for that dreamy Fiji resort wedding away from the tourist crowds. Choose your venue and package, whether it’s a simple ceremony on the beach or as a large-scale wedding complete with Fijian warriors and fireworks in the resort’s tropical gardens. For more wedding venues in the area, check out the 7 Best Wedding Venues on the Suncoast.
9. Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay
If you’ll settle for nothing less than five-star luxury and an ultra-convenient location for your nearest and dearest to join, then consider the Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay. The breathtaking location set alongside an azure lagoon just a short drive from Nadi has around 3,000m2 (3,290ft2) of indoor and outdoor event space to work with. Choose from the sophisticated indoor ballroom or two magical outdoor spaces with views of the beach, lagoon and the Pacific Ocean. See more in the 5 Wedding Venues in Nadi.
10. Matava Resort
Finally, for couples looking to get well and truly off the beaten track, either book out the entire Matava Resort in Kadavu or enjoy an intimate elopement with a stunning natural ceremony venue. Say your “I dos” with your toes in the sand without a sign of civilisation: just rainforest-covered hills and the turquoise waters of coral lagoons. For your wedding reception, either choose the resort dining bure suitable for a feast for up to 20 guests or an intimate dinner on the private terrace of your honeymoon bure. See more in the 5 Best Wedding Venues on Kadavu.