Untouched Eco Escape
Find your spirit of adventure at Matava where guests can experience the magnificent beauty of a remote unspoiled tropical Fijian Island. Plunging volcanic rain forest slopes meet azure coral lagoons and the Great Astrolabe Barrier Reef, a rare untouched slice of nature unfolds before your eyes. No roads, no noise, no stress
Traditional thatched Fijian Bures hug the jungle fringes with private sun decks gaze over turquoise lagoons. There is nothing quite like a slumber in the amazing private Oceanview or Honeymoon bure bed. Just a few feet away, picture windows open to a view of the Pacific Ocean and the gentle rumble of surf upon the barrier reef, while all around you is natural rainforest with unique tropical Fijian wildlife. The bures are comfortably spacious ranging from 400ft square (Oceanview) to 750ft square ( Honeymoon) and each is positioned for maximum privacy. They are crafted from solid sustainable Fijian wood, with high cathedral ceilings, and picture windows displaying Lagoon and ocean views. With all natural materials and polished wood finishes, the bures have a unique natural ambiance. The Honeymoon Bure contains a King Bed featuring our custom Matava Premium Mattress, Fijian sustainably farmed mahogany furniture, private bathroom with solar powered lighting and hot water. The Oceanview bures offer a range of options from one Queen bed to larger family sized accommodation with a Queen and two single beds.
At Matava they believe that all meals should be a dining experience of incredible flavors and creations. Matava dedicates its kitchen to producing outstanding and inspiring meals from locally organically grown ingredients, picked for use that day. Each day guests are treated with a variety of distinctive and delicious hand crafted gourmet meals that reflect local produce and seasonal delicacies. Every day fresh food and produce is brought from the organic garden and the kitchen goes to work making sauces and meals from scratch, hand rolling pasta, presenting only the best cuts of meat and the freshest of seafood.
Their Signature Dive Site – Manta Reef is a site where guests can dive and sometimes snorkel with Manta Rays all year round. The reef is a feeding station but occasionally mantas stop for a clean above the reef. They have a resident population as well as occasional pelagic manta visits. The site is a submerged reef outside of the Great Astrolabe Barrier Reef and is about a 40 minute boat ride from the Resort.
Do your body and mind a favor and escape the noisy polluted world. Rest, relax, rejuvenate, de-tox and restore your bodies natural health with a dose of clean Pacific Ocean air. Enjoy Yoga, meditation , Bamboo Spa treatments, fun adventure activities and dine on healthy organic foods grown right before your very eyes. Experience the real Fiji and leave no carbon footprint. Depart refreshed, invigorated and ready to face hustle and bustle of the modern world.