Vatuvara Private Islands are idyllically hidden as far off the beaten path as one can imagine. Rising out of the cobalt blue waters of the South Pacific, this breathtaking destination is located in Fiji's pristine northern Lau waters on Kaibu Island and offers a secluded, unspoiled paradise for the discerning traveler.
Remote and only accessible by the resort's private airplane, Vatuvara Private Islands can accommodate couples and intimate groups in seclusion and privacy.
An all-inclusive haven of indulgence and luxury, Vatuvara Private Islands Resort is the epitome of an exclusive tropical destination. Experience aquamarine lagoons, powder-white sand beaches, tropical vegetation, bountiful organic gardens, dazzling coral reefs, and thriving Fijian fauna.
Encompassed by lush tropical gardens, the villas celebrate Fijian island style. Comfortable one bedroom villas all feature generous en suites, a kitchen, indoor dining and living room area, a dedicated villa spa, tropical courtyard and bionised heated pools, indoor and outdoor showers, outdoor entertaining areas, stocked bar, verandah, complimentary Wi-Fi, satellite TV, air conditioning and ceiling fans.
Nature & Marine Life
Honouring the natural ecosystem of the island, lush gardens are encouraged to flourish naturally. The native beauty of our fertile paradise inspires and soothes. The islands are home to several rare and endemic species, and host a variety of sea and shore birds. The Lau group of islands is also home to some of the most well-preserved reef systems in the world. Diving enthusiasts will be enchanted by the myriad of soft-coral colours, schools of tropical fish, and exotic marine life. Immediately off the beach warm tropical waters and an abundance of aquatic life makes for unforgettable
snorkelling experiences. Waters beyond the reef offer pelagic fish, whales, dolphins, and sailfish.
The organic produce, fruit and vegetable gardens are sustainably incorporated into the islands' lush landscape. Young plants are propagated in the landscape nursery with more fragile tropical treasures grown in our orchid house.
Coconut groves abound on the islands. Known as the 'Pacific Tree of Life', you'll find it used in all aspects of daily island life.
Culinary Experience & Dining
Produce is freshly harvested on site from our organic gardens and orchards, and follows a clean and pure journey from preparation to plate. Menus offer satisfying choices that celebrate fresh, authentic local ingredients with a fine selection from the wine cellar.
Jim's Bar & Grill
A favourite nook of the island, Jim's Bar & Grill offers casual breakfast and lunch, beachside dining, wood fired pizza, barefoot BBQs, or a cultural evening in the adjacent outdoor amphitheatre featuring a meke, Fiji's traditional island dance.
Valhalla Restaurant & Bar
For elegant dining Valhalla Restaurant is the ideal location to witness the setting sun herald a starry evening. Poised over the turquoise lagoon, the restaurant features a hand-carved native timber bar, coconut lounge, and both indoor and alfresco dining options.
Our Pacific Rim cuisine highlights the innovative talent of our local chefs, blending fresh ingredients and bold flavors, prioritising wellness, and attentive to individual requirements; providing our guests delicious food that nourishes the body.
Spa & Wellness
Spa & Wellness
Surrender your senses to the aroma of of Fiji's pure coconut oils and fragrant flower extracts to nurture the body and rejuvenate the spirit.
Facilitating tailored holiday experiences, we are also equipped to host preferred health and wellness experts to lead you on your path to wellness.
Land & Sea Activities
Vatuvara Private Islands offer a range of land and sea activities to enjoy while visiting the island. Play on our 4-hole golf course, hike to the island's abandoned ancient village, relish a gourmet picnic lunch on a secluded beach, explore the red-prawn caves hidden amongst the island's tropical jungle, or ease into a hammock with your book.
Water lovers will enjoy scuba diving and snorkelling on some of the South Pacific's finest reef systems, stand up paddle boarding, jet skiing and a range of water sports. Whatever your interests, our team is on hand to ensure you enjoy uniquely memorable experiences.
Culture & Excursions
We know our guests often seek enriching encounters with the destination and authentic experiences with the local culture. With Vatuvara Private Islands you're hidden from the rest of the world, and privy to one of the riches cultures in the world. From the Pacific-inspired architecture and décor to the warm service of our local staff, guests experience authentic Fiji every moment of their stay.
Guests of Vatuvara Private Islands can witness traditional Fijian performances such as the Meke (story telling through dance), village life and school in a rural setting, or for the adventurous at heart explore the ancient abandoned village on the island's peak, experience a day trip to spectacular Vatuvara Island, a sanctuary millions of years in the making.
Getting to Vatuvara Private Islands
Vatuvara Private Islands is located 140 kilometres from Nadi, Fiji's International airport, and is only accessible via direct flight on the resort's private Twin Otter aircraft landing at Kaibu Island.
The Fiji Islands are a 4-hour flight from Australia, 3 hours from New Zealand, 10 hours from Los Angeles, and 10 hours from Hong Kong.