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Sau Bay Fiji Retreat

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Sau Bay Fiji Retreat –a 15minute taxi drive from Matei (Taveuni airport)then a 20 minute boat trip across the Somosomo Strait; overlooking a serene Bay fringed with corals.With only three Oceanfront Studio cottages,a two bedroom family cottage,one Luxury Treetop African Safari Tent. 10 minutes from Rainbow Reef; offering some of the best Soft Coral dives. Great for Family reunions,small groups, yoga retreats,romantic weddings and honeymoons. Off the beaten track; a place to relax and escape. Hiking,sail dinghies,kayaking,stand up paddle boards,snorkelling or have a relaxing Spa treatment in the over-water 'Pamper Vale'. 'Come Home to Sau' experience our SAU MAGIC!
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Matei Airport5 km
Savusavu Airport60 km
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We joined friends at Sau Bay for 10 days of scuba diving and relaxing. The owners (Carol & Nigel) and staff are very personable and made our stay fun and interesting. The resort can only accommodate 12 people max. The cottages are comfortable with private...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

This was one of our very favorite stays ever! Nigel & Carol and all of their staff are the most amazing hosts possible, catering to every need or wish. The units are exactly as pictured and perhaps better, with indoor outdoor showers and beautiful plantings...More

2  Thank thom2154
Response from SauBayFijiRetreat, Owner at Sau Bay Fiji RetreatResponded 1 July 2018

Bula Thom and your lovely wife! Thank you so much for your fantastic review. We all strive to make our guests firstly feel at home and become part of our growing Sau family and to meet all expectations; so happy that you found our meals...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018

This is the place to come for true rest and relaxation. You can do as much or as little as you please with the usual activities on offer. The resort is small ,rustic and it is somewhat of an adventure to get there!The cottages are...More

1  Thank Wally G
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Sau Bay has 3 cottages, one larger family size cottage, and a large glamping tent. You expect some privacy given the small size but we lucked out and were the only guests there for 7 out of the 8 days. It felt a bit weird...More

1  Thank ScubaBucky
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We stayed with the resort for seven days for our family retreat, we had an amazing time thanks to Carol, Sara and the amazing staff there. The resort is located on a tranquil beach with lush garden, tastefully-designed cottages, inviting hammocks and happy dogs, everything...More

1  Thank xyangt
Response from SauBayFijiRetreat, Owner at Sau Bay Fiji RetreatResponded 24 August 2018

Bula from our family to your family! It was so fantastic to meet you all and lovely to see a young couple travelling with parents and enjoying family time! We all thoroughly enjoyed our time with you and learning about your interesting lives. Thank you...More

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hellyhelly79
17 January 2017|
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Response from SauBayFijiRetreat | Property representative |
Bula and G'day to Brisbane. I do apologise for the delay in responding - I do not often look at Tripadvisor ! As everyone has said - the three Studio cottages are identical and we do put an additional single bed in... More
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19 November 2016|
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Bula and G'day! Thank you for posting your questions regarding fishing and air-con: 1/ We offer light tackle fishing which includes rods and lures. Trawling: We offer trawling including all the gear. A maximum of two... More
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Renee P
13 May 2015|
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Bula vinaka Renee, Thank you for contacting us via Trip Advisor. Our meal plan ( which offers 3 meals daily ) is FJ$110.00 per person/day for over 10+yrs and under 10 is FJ$60.00 per day. We cater for all dietary... More
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"All rooms are very good but the tent is exceptional."
tony00001
18 Jul 2018
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"The three single-room cottages are secluded and quiet"
QuietTravelMan
23 Jun 2018
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"All rooms are great"
thom2154
29 May 2018
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"Studio Cottage #1 is farthest from the dining/common room and very private."
OffTrackCalgary
18 May 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$214 - US$493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sau bay fiji retreat hotel taveuni island
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Almost Paradise
LOCATION
FijiTaveuni IslandWaiyevo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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