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Maqai Beach Eco Surf Resort

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Maqai Eco Resort is located on Qamea Island just north of the garden island of Taveuni. The moment your feet hit the sand you will fall in love with this dreamy island getaway on a stunning stretch of private white sandy beach set against a tropical rainforest You'll experince adventure, culture, nature and getting off the beaten track. Spend your days snorkeling, surfing, fishing, kayaking or simply swimming in the crystal clear Pacific waters. Take a cultural visit to the local village, try your hand at traditional Fijian arts and crafts, enjoy a game of volleyball or table tennis or simply explore the local surrounds hiking the island's stunning trails. Treat yourself to a pamper session with a luxurious massage or relax in a hammock! Nine bures ( cabins) are scattered along the beachfront with spectacular views of the ocean and just a few steps to the waters edge. Experience nature at is best in this magnificent secluded island paradise.
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Matei Airport38338 km
Koro Airport38269 km
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All reviews jungle walk other guests friendliest staff fiji time boat transfer hot water shower communal dining sound of the waves laid back high maintenance the managers fijian staff a special place main island local village an amazing place local fijians
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing time at Maqai! The uncrowded surf was perfect every day. The food is beautifully presented and delicious plus most of the ingredients are grown on the island. The staff are amazing! The managers were so wonderful and all the other staff...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Exceeded all expectations. Food was abundant, healthy and delicious. Staff were attentive, friendly and simply gorgeous. Yoga and surfing were marvelous. Location paradise. Tours were varied and remarkable. Bliss!More

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Response from MaqaiBeachEcoResort, Manager at Maqai Beach Eco Surf ResortResponded 26 September 2018

Bula vinaka! Thank you so much for your very kind words! We are very happy indeed that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to one day welcome you back to the beach for more surf and yoga adventures. Lots of love from all...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

I was a solo traveler and don’t surf yet decided to book this remote resort. Would the sound of the everlasting waves of the ocean be enough to please the senses? My concerns were quickly swept away with the gentle ocean breeze. There is a...More

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Response from MaqaiBeachEcoResort, Manager at Maqai Beach Eco Surf ResortResponded 26 September 2018

Bula Petra! Thank you so much for your review. It was lovely to have you here and we are very grateful for your kind words! All the very best to you from all of the team, we hope that if you are in the South...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

We took our 3 surf mad kids to Maqai! What an amazing place! Complete disconnect from our world in the best possible way! Lots of surfing on the outer reefs for the boys (11 and 9) and on the shore reef for the 7yo! Jungle...More

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Response from Maqai_Director, Manager at Maqai Beach Eco Surf ResortResponded 28 August 2018

Bula, Thank you for your review and for staying at Maqai Eco Resort. We are delighted that you enjoyed our little remote paradise! Our chefs do an amazing job catering to the many dietary requirements of our guests. We would love to host you gain...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018

We're not surfers but were looking to get away from things for a few days and relax. We did some snorkelling and some walks and just lounged around. The staff, all drawn from the local villages, were great and we learned a bit about Fijian...More

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Response from MaqaiBeachEcoResort, General Manager at Maqai Beach Eco Surf ResortResponded 25 July 2018

Hi John, thank you very much for your review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us! We will pass on your feedback on to the team and will discuss your point about cooking times with the kitchen. Vinaka vaka levu, we...More

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Craig N C
9 May 2018|
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Response from MaqaiBeachEcoResort | Property representative |
Bula Craig Our Bar & Restaurant both have fridges to store our goods. However we can store medical supplies if needed, but there are no fridges in the Bures, due to solar power constraints/eco tourism. Kind regards Corinna
9 February 2018|
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Response from Erin H | Reviewed this property |
There water is safe to drink, they sell bottles but also have filtered faucet u can use all day to refill bottles etc...
Carol E
24 June 2017|
Response from Maqai_Director | Property representative |
Hi Carol, Apologies for tardy reply. We work with local dive companies and can certainly arrange diving for you. Pre- booking is essential. Regards, The Maqai team
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"Be prepared to relax and simply be. "
23 Sep 2018
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"Rooms are for 4 people max, but we were allowed to have extra bed for the youngest! Very basic, but very..."
26 Jul 2018
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"Sea front Bure Bring own pillow "
7 May 2018
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"All the Bures are right on the beach with a nice cool breeze"
6 Oct 2017
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