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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this resort is lovely, run by a local family for the benefit of the village, we really felt immersed into Fijian life. We took part in a local cava ceremony and met the village chief, experienced lovo earth over cooking and just kicked back and relaxed. We stayed in Bure 6 which was overlooking the ocean- what amazing sunrises would...

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Where to even begin... Me and my fiancé visited this resort last week and had the worst experience of our year traveling so far. To start with, as we sat down for lunch when we first got there a man who was living at the resort came over and told us not to use the fan on our wall at...

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Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had planned to stay here for 4 nights after hearing good things about it from a couple of other backpackers we had met in the Yasawas. When we first arrived the staff seemed friendly and the beach was okay but the resort had a nice village feeling. However, when we were shown to our bure we...

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Wellington, NZ
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

A friend and I took our two teens and we all loved our stay here. We had a bure which was clean and tidy ( see photo). The amenities were basic but the location and beach are outstanding. Meals were healthy and plentiful, we had bought our own smacks for in between times which was good as dinner wasn't til...

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Germany
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

First of all I really do not like to do bad recommendations at all but in this case I see it more than necessary. Even though for the second night my friend and I got an upgrade from the 16 people (wasn't completely filled but still) dorm to the double bed, people were extremely money focused here. I totally get...

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Papakura, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This island is a great place to visit if you want to meet the locals. Everyone was friendly and wanted to know a bit about you. We had young kids on the beach making sand castles with our family. When went for a walk along the beach and the local village invited us in and everyone wanted to talk. The...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Arrived here very sick from some dodgy food at another island and staff took one look at me and put me straight into private room even though I had paid for a dorm. Staff are so friendly and could not have done enough for me! They brought me all my meals in bed as I was very sick. Nicest people...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Staying in Wayalailai is a must do experience when hopping around the Yasawas. Staff were excellent to my girlfriend who was feeling unwell on our arrival. Really great experience, ate some traditional food they cooked in an underground bbq took part in a Kava ceremony. I seen a few of these ceremonies but this was the first real one wear...

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Thank DerekMcH
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We had no running water while we were there which was frustrating at times. No internet but it was nice to disconnect from the world. Very chilled and spent most of my time in a hammock. Sunset walk is a MUST with a great tour guide Matthew. We also did the sunrise tour with him which was also pretty beautiful....

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Thank Danny E
Katikati, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This was the second to last stop on our 7 day trip to Fiji. These guys couldn't have been more friendly, completely village run, Waya Lailai is a lovely spot. Sarah allocated us the Bures as another group wanted the dorms. The night's entertainment was fun, and included a song from the staff which our students replied to with our...

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Additional Information about Wayalailai Ecohaven Resort

Address: PO Box 6353, Fiji
Region: Fiji > Yasawa Islands > Waya Lailai
Price Range: $74 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“Pay for an upgrade”
 of 5 bubbles sarah14387, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The front row of the oceanview bures are well worth it. Ours, the one on the far end was the nicest.”
  • Amazing view from the room
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  • The room was spacious, with a king size bed, a single bed, a couch, two chairs and a table
 of 5 bubbles vegardg2014, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Get the best room you can afford.”
 of 5 bubbles erikd911, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“cant go wrong. bures at the front but dorms higher at the back all with beautiful views.”
 of 5 bubbles 981Jason, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a thatched bure - you will stare at the ceiling in wonder at the craftsmanship!”
 of 5 bubbles EllieMichal, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
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