Independent review of Mango Bay Resort on the Coral Coast in Fiji Islands

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Mango Bay Resort Fiji is a party style budget resort located on a picturesque beach along the Coral Coast, about a five minute drive off the main highway ensuring absolute privacy. With twelve acres of tropical gardens overlooking the secluded bay, this is the ideal retreat for budget travellers looking for clean and private accommodation with a vibrant atmosphere at night and lots of activities during the day including great learn to surf packages.

Recommended For:
  • Couples on a Budget & Backpackers
  • Quiet beach setting
  • Learn to Surf
Quick Facts
  • 20 Bures
  • Mainland Rural - Beachfront Location
  • Restaurant & Bar, Swimming Pool

Mango Bay Resort Room Details & Rates

Room Category
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Sleeps
(a = adult)
Hotel Public Rate
(for 2 inc. breakfast)
40-bed Dorm Room 40 F$ 25 pp
16-bed Dorm Room 16 F$ 36 pp
Beach Front Bure 2a F$ 280

Mango Bay Resort Information & Facts

  • Hotel Location:    Beach Front, 5 mins off Coral Coast highway, South Viti Levu Island
  • Getting There:    1 hr 40 mins by road from Nadi Airport
  • Unique Qualities:   Lively resort, party nights, adventure activities, learn to surf
  • Ideal for:   Couples, Singles & Backpackers
  • Hotel Features:   20 Bungalows, Swimming Pool, Club / Bar
  • Dining:    Restaurant at the hotel - no independent restaurants nearby
  • Children Policy:   Under 12 yrs NOT permitted
  • Local Attractions / Tours:    Navua River, Rainforest, Hiking, Waterfall, Village Visit
  • The Beach:   Excellent - medium fine sand, secluded with mature palm trees
  • The Ocean:    Reasonable swimming in outer lagoon but shallow at low tide
  • Snorkelling:    Good in outer lagoon - boat trips to outer reef
  • Other Activities:    Scuba Diving, Game Fishing, Snorkelling Trips to outer reef

Room Information

The Dorm Rooms

. dormitory setting
. dormitory
. inside dorm
. bathroom (separate building)

The Beach Front bures are set in two lines about 20 metres back from the beach. Built from local materials in the design of a traditional thatch house, these private bungalows offer a Queen sized bed, private outdoor shower, sundeck veranda, cross ventilation with louvre windows, ceiling fan and electrical outlets

. setting
. beach bure
. 2nd line bure view
. inside bure
. outdoor shower
. bure veranda

Hotel Amenities

A large open air sided restaurant overlooking the swimming pool serves a good range of meals. Mango Bay has a distinct emphasis on day time activities and nightlife. These include boat trips to Beqa Island, PADI scuba diving courses, kayaking, game fishing, water skiing, wake boarding and snorkelling and learn to surf packages. The Tandra Nightclub opens daily except Sunday and most nights there are bonfires on the beach.