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Oarsman's Bay Lodge

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08/06/2017 09/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 January 2011

Agree that the food was rubbish here. Really is the one thing that let's it down. The location is paradise. Long quite beach the burra's are just off the sand with a lovely little garden. It's not a party place and that's the magic. Kind of like camp in the sense that everyone eats together at the same time at...

3Thank u8kat
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2011

We stayed here as part of our week long Bula Pass. In every way it lived up to our hopes for a Fijian paradise, and in retrospect has turned out to be one of the highlights of our round the world trip. The place is incredibly relaxed, with friendly and helpful staff- I've never been hugged by all staffed members...

Thank benfraser
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 11 January 2011

We chose to stay at Oarsman because we thought staying at a "fijian" place would make a nice touch on our trip. before Oarsman we stayed at Octopus Resort which was amazing. Oarsman was definitely not living up to the standard that you pay for the price. I would have been happy to stay at Oarsman if the price corresponded...

5Thank philipsweden31
Reviewed 31 December 2010

i like the staff at oarsman, the warm and friendly hospitality they have is amazing!!!!. ya'll should meet Philip and Onnie not forgetting the Latte(laite) I just love the staff. this resort is owned by the chief of the village" the very hard working Ratu Epeli" jack of all trade, he does everything cook, next minute is fixing a broken...

2Thank sakurakatsuragi
New Zealand
Reviewed 8 October 2010

Like many people who grew up in the grey skies of the UK, I've had a vision of a pacific island paradise in my head as long as I can remember. For the last part of our trip to Fiji we chose the Yasawa Islands as we wanted to get away from the big resorts and sample some local island...

2Thank HammondNZ
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 October 2010

We stayed 3 nights at oarsman's bay lodge and it was wonderful! They have the best beach of the whole islands! The service was great and the staff very friendly! food was amazing and you could always ask for a second serve for free. Snorkeling is excellent too and i highly recommend this place to backpackers, couples and everyone else...

1Thank maxbaffi
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2010

Please ignore the negative reviews that have been written here. If you are expecting air conditioning, cocktails brought you and 5 star quality - you are in the wrong place and maybe thats why some of the people on this site have been disappointed. I went with my girlfriend in June 2010, doing the island hopping thing through the Yasawas...

Thank Elmadav
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 September 2010

We stayed at Oarsmans for 6 nights and loved it. After doing our research we knew exactly what to expect and it was exactly how we imagined it to be. Beautiful beach, friendly staff, nice food and basic but comfortable accommodation. We chose this resort over others nearby as it is owned and run by Fijians. We possibly had an...

Thank KiwiScots2
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 August 2010

Oarsmans Bay Lodge is a beautiful, relaxing place - great if you want to chill and do not a lot. The resort is run by Fijians who are welcoming and sincere. The staff are lovely and make every effort to make you feel at home. The rooms are clean and tidy and perfectly located on the beach. The beds are...

Thank Gazelle111
Reviewed 14 August 2010

We stayed at Oarsman's Bay for 3 nights and I must say the beach is phenomenal. We booked thru Awesome Adventures so it took about 4 hours by boat to get there and almost 6 bloody hours to get back to Nadi when we left. I suppose being at the top of the islands makes it more remote which is...

1Thank biggiesalls

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated beside one of the worlds best all-tide swimming beaches is Oarsman's Bay Lodge in the remote Yasawa Islands in Fiji.​Stay in simple, traditionally built bure accommodations. We offer deluxe or family style bures for groups, dormitory style for backpacking and budget conscious guests. Adventurous travellers can pitch tents and camp out on our grounds, or be swept away for a night or two on your own private island. ​Oarsman's Bay Lodge will exceed your expectations of what a Fijian holiday can be!​ ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oarsman's Bay Lodge

Address: Nacula Island, Fiji
Region: Fiji > Yasawa Islands > Nacula Island
Price Range: $184 - $330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Oarsman's Bay Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Oarsman`s Bay Hotel Nacula Island
Oarsmans Bay Hotel
Oarsmans Bay Resort
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“Choose a beachfront bure.”
sarsdow, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Not much difference, all have a wonderfull view!”
simonne_13, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Beachfront bures 1A, 2A & 3A”
swaussi, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Renovated Beachfront Bures look good”
kaufo, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you can pay the little extra and book a beach burra.”
Vanilla-Rose22, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
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