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    Makaira Resort

    Coastal Road, Matei, Taveuni Island +679, Fiji
    011 679 888 0680
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    Reviewed 2 June 2014

    We happened on Makaira after checking in and then shortly checking out in another Matei place of which did not meet our expectations. Thus, we were so happy to find that Makaira not only had a vacancy, but the cleanliness, service and friendliness surpassed our...More

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    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded 4 June 2014

    We were so happy you both stumbled into Makaira and enjoyed your time with us. We are even happier that we played a part in rescuing your Taveuni vacation. We had good fun and I wish the seas had cooperated more so we could have...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2014

    We were in Makaira in May 2014. Fully subscribes to the glowing reviews about this wonderful place and the people who are the same as beautiful as the island Taveuni. Dream back. Tamara, Vitaly and TatianaMore

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    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded 4 June 2014

    Thank you so much for your kind words from our new Russian Friends. Thank you again for the Russian Stacking Dolls that sit on my desk as a happy reminder. Our only regret is we didn't speak your language, the stories we would have told...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    Everything konaramona wrote about is oh so true......saved me a lot of time so I didnʻt have to write it all over. I would add Babaʻs breakfast crepes with freshly made coconut custard filling and topped with that passion fruit syrup they make. And Johnʻs...More

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    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded 4 June 2014

    Oh my goodness we had so much fun with the both of you. When Hawaiians and Fijian get together the fun really is non-stop. It was great for the gang to see a real Hawaiian Hula (you dance it beautifully) and enjoy nightly kanakapila (Hawaiian...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2014

    Makaira Resort is an awesome place to stay if you enjoy experiencing a new culture, stunning views in private accomodations, modern amenities, and scrumptious, fresh food. Roberta and John (the 2 owners) welcomed us and set us up in the Grander that had 180 degree...More

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    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded 18 May 2014

    Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We had so much fun and I have a feeling your husband has been saving his pennies for his return trip:D and pitching his friends about what they missed out on, this time he will come loaded...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2014

    Our stay at Makaira Resort was amazing in so many ways it is difficult to know where to start. Taveuni Island is a gorgeous, lush, tropical paradise. The resort's location perched over a bay offers stunning views of the ocean and reefs that we could...More

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    Response from BulaHula, Owner at Makaira ResortResponded 18 May 2014

    Thank you so much for the wonderful review, we enjoyed both of you so much and can hardly wait for the day when you bring your family back for their taste of paradise. Not to add any salt to the wounds because the fishing was...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$223 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Taveuni Island >
    • Matei
    • Also Known As
    • Makaira By The Sea Hotel Taveuni Island
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    Yongsoo J
    12 June 2017|
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    Response from BulaHula | Property representative |
    Bula, Thank you for your interest in Makaira and Taveuni Island. To get to the island from Nadi, you would need to take one of our interisland carriers either Fiji Link or Northern Air. Taveuni is the most beautiful... More
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    dozzer65
    21 November 2016|
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    Response from BulaHula | Property representative |
    Sure can and thanks for asking. Breakfast is included in our rates, Dinners range from 20-35 USD. If you eat dinner at Makaira you will know why we don't serve lunch because most guests have enough leftovers for their... More
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    Response from ge0rge26 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know on the fishing kayaks, but no problem with the fishing charter with John. I believe the rates are on their website, but from memory a full day was US850. I assume priority is given to Makaira guests so I guess... More
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    "Go for the 'sea villa', it is amazing!"
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    "While all three bures have ocean views, we loved our Ocean view bure; it was absolutely gorgeous..."
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    "All accommodation offers excellent views"
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    "There are only three bures and they are all well positioned. Living is relaxed, casual and almost open air."
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