As a South Pacific paradise, Fiji has hundreds of resorts dotting its 333 islands catering to every segment of the global traveller.
There are scores and scores of beach-facing dorms for back-packers affordable holiday resorts but only a handful of absolute five-star class resorts which combine world class hospitality and amenities with a superb location.
The Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort is one of such beauties. Widely regarded as one of the best holiday resorts in Fiji for families, couples, honeymooners and experiential travelers, here we give 10 most excellent reasons for you to pick on why you should pick this gem as your next holiday destination.
Set on the Coral Coast, the Outrigger Fiji enjoys vast views of the crystal-clear Pacific Ocean, silky soft champagne beaches and lush forests to the back. From Nadi International Airport, the resort is under 80 kilometres away. With complimentary cab service, it is a lovely drive down the Queen’s road and in an hour and a half, travellers will be checked in.
The resort’s location makes it also convenient for travellers to explore the mainland and its many attractions and experiences.
As befits a five-star resort, the Outrigger Fiji outdoes the competition by offering world class facilities and amenities over and above its very plush accommodation options. Guests can choose from seven options, ranging from Ocean/Resort View Rooms, Plantation Bure, Ocean Breeze Bure all the way to Suites and Beachfront Bures. All accommodations are spacious, feature a king size bed and/or double and twin beds. Besides these, common amenities include air-conditioning, traditional Fijian art deco, spacious ensuite bathrooms and a balcony with views of the resort and/or the beach.
All travellers booking Deluxe Ocean View rooms and above automatically rate their own Talai butler service. These hospitality specialists have one task on priority- to raise their guest’s holiday experience beyond the ordinary. Each Talai butler is assigned to a room and is always a call away from 7 am to 11 pm. Whether you need afternoon tea, spa session booking, a tour or any signature experience, all you have to do is ask.
The Talai service includes unpacking and ironing your clothes, making restaurants reservations, serving complimentary welcome drinks, cold towels and our favorite – champagne and canapes every afternoon to your room.
The Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort offers travellers a choice of 4 specialty restaurants and 5 bars. The Ivi restaurant is the Outrigger’s formal dining venue which has accrued rave reviews and accolades for its Pacific Continental fusion cuisines. Note: it’s an adults-only restaurant and the dress code is smart casual.
Next, the Vale Ni Kana is set at the heart of the resort and hosts breakfasts and themed dinners with live entertainment. Also, kids eat free here! The Vakavanua Lounge is where travellers go as the sun sets for cocktails, tapas and live music. Then, the Vahavu Bistro is the resort’s adults-only breakfast bristo and is set next to the pool with its own swim-up bar. The Sundowner bar & Grill offers travelers casual lunches, dinners and exotic tropical cocktails. For Asian delights and authentic cuisines, head over to the Baravi Restaurant where your palate will be tantalised with tastes from India, Thailand, Singapore and China.
The Kalokalo Bar is set on top of a hill overlooking the resort and the Pacific Ocean in the distance. For quick bites, Takia on the Go is the resort’s bakery and café set in the lobby.
The Outrigger Fiji makes sure all little ones at the resort don’t go through a moment of boredom. With a dedicated kids’ club, trained Meimei nannies and a whole plethora of activities and experiences specially designed for children, parents can take the day off and go for a spa session at the resort’s Bebe Spa.
The resort also has an exclusive adults-only pool in addition to the main swimming pool and those for kiddies.
The resort has a dedicated concierge and activities centre where guests can go and check out the activities of the day, take snorkelling gear and kayaks to explore the coastline and sign up for the resort’s signature experiences like community tourism – where travellers can donate time and books to help local schools.
– Did you know that the Bebe Spa has been often awarded with the title of ‘the best spa in Fiji’! They’ve a signature range of therapeutic and traditional massages and treatments that guests can’t get enough of.
– To solemnise one of the most important life events, you need an equally amazing destination. And that would be the Outrigger Fiji. The resort offers wedding planners and dedicated spaces for arranging the perfect Fijian wedding. From accompanying Fijian warriors to wedding photographer, everything is taken care of.
At Hideaway Holidays, our South Pacific Specialists can make an ordinary getaway into something memorable and extraordinary with just a helpful chat. Want to go zip-lining or take a dive with sharks? Or what about a romantic cruise for two in the Mamanuca Islands in a catamaran – all these and more incredible ideas can help you make the one Fiji holiday into an amazing experience for the ages.
Check out our resort information page on Outrigger Fiji, Hot Deals for this South Pacific destination or our other blogs. Have a blast bringing your holiday to life!
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