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At Matangi Private Island Resort, you are treated to the real essence of Fiji. You'll uncover the tranquillity of an intimate hideaway on our exclusive privately owned 240-acre unique horseshoe-shaped Fiji island paradise; boasting virgin tropical rainforest, white sand beaches, and volcanic rock faces rising from crystal clear waters and fringing coral reefs where a great diversity of marine life abounds.

Defined by the captivating island landscape and possessing a beautiful balance of elegance with nature, Matangi Private Island Resort is undoubtedly one of the finest romantic beach resorts in Fiji, specialising in intimate honeymoons, weddings, anniversaries and offering fine dining, spa services, superb snorkelling and premier scuba diving.

A breathtaking homage to the un-spoilt beauty and privacy that is Matangi, our unique Horseshoe Bay; listed in "1000 Places to See before You Die", by Patricia Schultz, is a haven for honeymooners and romantics. Embark upon a romantic journey that is equal parts Fijian tropical private island paradise and contemporary elegance.

Matangi Private Island Resort is the ultimate setting for weddings, honeymoons, an anniversary or romantic getaway, a place of unsurpassed natural beauty, privacy, personality and pleasure.


In an idyllic South Pacific setting, that is as refreshing as it is charming, our nine beachfront and ocean view bungalows, three honeymoon tree houses and villa provide a harmonious balance between modern comforts and traditional Fijian island flair, to create an ambiance drenched in romance and privacy.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Veranda
  • Pure Fiji bath accessories
  • Ceiling fans
  • Mini bar on request
  • In room electronic safe
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Complimentary laundry service
  • Hair dryer
  • Beach towels
  • Beach hammock
  • iPod dock
  • French press coffee & tea making facilities

Ocean View Bure
Traditional Fijian design with bamboo walls and coconut palm thatched roofs, simplistic island flavour complete with private veranda. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.

Beachfront Bure
This bure is 750 square feet in size and features a private veranda and includes outdoor lava rock shower. To ensure a harmonious balance between nature and contemporary elegance, this bure has been carefully designed and hand crafted by local Fijian craftsmen using wood, bamboo, lava rock and coconut palm thatch. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.

Tree House
This room type is 850 square feet in size and features a sun deck, king size day bed, outdoor Jacuzzi, and is surrounded by lush tropical gardens, yet only steps from the beach. The 3 split-level Tree Houses are unique to Matangi Island and includes outdoor lava rock shower. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.

2 Bedroom Bure
This spacious villa is 1600 square feet and features 2 bedrooms each with ensuite bathrooms, large private veranda and is located on its own private point only steps from the ocean This villa is built in the same style as the Beachfront Bures and includes outdoor lava rock shower. Bedding is 2 King Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults.


  • Swimming Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Day Spa
  • Laundry facilities
  • Room service
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Lounge with Cable TV & DVD Player

Getting There

There are daily inter-island services with a flight time of approximately 90 minutes from Nadi or 60 minutes from Suva. A mini-bus will meet you at Taveuni Island's Matei Airport, and will take you on a scenic 20 minute drive to the boat landing, where transfer boat will meet you. This is a wet landing, so please be prepared to wade to the boat. The water taxi takes about 20 minutes to get to Matangi Private Island Resort.


Vale-Ni-Kana Dining Room: Built only metres from the pristine beach, this stunning complex boasts 270 degree views of the ocean and the tropical landscaped gardens. The exotic meals are largely influenced by the tropical surroundings, Fijian heritage and unique flavours of the South Pacific. Exotic meals such as local fresh fish and seafood, imported meats, locally grown vegetables and fruit, freshly baked breads and sumptuous desserts are served with a selection of world class Australian & New Zealand Wines and French Champagnes. The beverage list also includes tropical cocktails, beer, and an extensive selection of fine spirits from around the world.


The following activities are free of charge:

  • Snorkelling
  • Kayaking
  • Stand-up Paddle Boarding
  • Hiking trails
  • Village tour
  • Guided Island Trek
  • Windsurfing
  • Catamaran Sailing
  • Volleyball
  • Kava Tasting
  • Coconut Show
  • Hand line Fishing

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Snorkelling excursions
  • Scuba diving
  • Water skiing
  • Tavoro Waterfalls
  • Lavena Coastal Walk
  • Civa Pearl Farm
  • Waitabu Marine Park
  • Fishing tours
  • Horseshoe Bay Picnic
  • Waitavala Waterslide Tour


Matangi is the most centrally located of all the northern island resorts to the exceptional scuba diving sites that Fiji is famous for. Within a 32 km radius of Matangi Island are countless dive sites including the world famous Great White Wall and Noel's Wall. To ensure the best diving experience, dive sites are chosen according to daily tidal movements and prevailing weather conditions.

Diving at Matangi Private Island Resort is both diverse and exciting. There are number of nearby off-shore reefs, spectacular coral formations including both hard and soft corals and plummeting walls provide a unique habitat for a rich and vibrant marine life.

Day Spa

This Fiji Day Spa offers a variety of treatments to refresh and rejuvenate the body using beautiful and locally made products from the Pure Fiji range. Enjoy a poolside massage or in a relaxing environment by the ocean.


Celebrate your Fiji Wedding at Matangi Island Resort, a private tropical paradise that inspires romance. Choose an intimate beach ceremony, with white sand beneath your feet, tropical palms overhead and the crystal clear waters of the South Pacific as your backdrop. The wedding coordinator will make sure your day is truly memorable. For Wedding Package prices please click the Instant Quote button.


Children under the age of 16 years are not permitted at this resort.


Additional Information

Special Conditions: A non refundable deposit of A$1500 is required once the booking is confirmed. Fees apply if the booking is cancelled or amended within 45 days prior to travel
Children: Under the age of 16 years are not permitted at this resort
Service: Rooms are serviced daily
Check In: 12.00pm
Check Out: 10.00am
Address: Matangi Island, accessed from Taveuni Island, Fiji