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Beach Lodge with Spectacular Ocean Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 luxury bathrooms, sleeps 4

Located on Vanua Levu, second largest island in the Fiji Islands. Savusavu our picturesque township is only 15 minutes away is well known for its active bubbling hot springs and is also home to hunter pearls, producers of the world reputed black pearl. Savusavu Bay with its natural deep waters is a popular port for international yachts sailing through the south pacific. The world famous Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji islands resort is adjacent to our lodge.

Our lodge has unrestricted magnificent ocean views, beach at your doorstep great swimming /snorkeling/diving

Dining & Entertainment: There are a number of excellent restaurants in town a 15 minute drive away or enjoy fine dining at the Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Island Resort, your neighbors, just a few minutes walk down the road. Please note only prior bookings will be accepted.

Activities: Beach at your doorstep with great swimming and snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boating. Bush and Rain Forest walking within the property area. Trip to the Pearl farm and factory can be arranged.

A nine hole golf course is 30 minutes away at the Koro Sun Resort.

If you stay timing is right, watch a family of whales and dolphins swim by the house.

More Details

Owner
Martha Harman
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
July 29, 2017

About Martha Harman

I grew up in Suva, the capital of The Fiji Islands, and spent all my adult life schooling and working there. My husband and I with our son, immigrated to Sydney Australia in the late 1980's and returned to Savusavu , Fiji when my husband retired from work.

Martha Harman purchased this in 2007

Why Martha Harman chose Vanua Levu

The property was passed down to my husbands family through generations . The first Harman settled on Lesiaceva in 1874.

Amenities

Savusavu Accommodation and Amenities

Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dialup Access
  • Filtered Water
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Bathrooms haver ceramic and stone tiles with timber finish. Gas hot water.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 child bed , child bed -request
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 child bed , child bed-request
  • All bedrooms have overhead ceiling fans and windows have insect screens. Both bedrooms have unrestricted spectacular ocean views. Full length timber louver windows. Bed linen supplied.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Boat
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Pedal Boat
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
Notes:
Excellent restaurants in town, 15 minutes away or Dine at the Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Island Resort ( prior bookings only) massage & spa facilities available at the resort. Deep Sea fishing and diving can be arranged through the resort.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Beach Lodge with Spectacular Ocean Views
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 9 reviews
Northwest WA USA
5

Fabulous lodging in every respect!

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about this beachfront rental and it was beyond our expectations in every way! Loveable, friendly owners providing fabulous service. Beautifully designed with many ammenities and homey touches. Clean and well maintained, with unique benefits in that it's so close to the Cousteau Resort. Oh, and did I mention...? Very affordable. We highly recommend this vacation rental and are planning on returning next year! Vinaka vakalevu Martha and Arthur!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2009
  • Stayed: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was our pleasure to play host to our lovely guests and look forward to many more.
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5

A wonderful venue for a quiet, relaxing holiday.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this little house. Set in a beautiful garden and right across the road from an amazing stretch of coral coastline, we enjoyed a peaceful and relaxing stay.

We made use of the kayaks and enjoyed snorkelling everyday. The caretakers visited to make sure we had everything we needed. We would definitely visit again and highly recommend this venue to other holiday makers.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Excellent position with all the comforts of home

  • 4 of 5

The beach house was well provisioned even with insect coils and spray for house and veranda. The view over Savusavu bay is spectacular! We enjoyed walking around the old plantation then stopping for coffee at Cousteau's resort. The staff there were very friendly. My Husband swam everyday from their jetty. We hired a car and further explored the island and drove to the yacht club for dinner or shopping in town. Excellent markets for fresh vegetables. Malti was very helpful and rang us regularly. Requests for assistance were promptly attended too. The bus stops outside and taxis were affordable. We enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Piece of Fiji

  • 5 of 5

Beach Lodge is a perfect piece of Fiji for a relaxing holiday.

Hosts Martha and Arthur are most welcoming and complete the Fijian experience.

Great location for swimming, snorkelling or just relaxing on the verandah and watch the world go by..you may even be lucky enough to see a whale as we did.

The cottage has screened louvred windows all around with fans and aircon in the main bedroom. Good sized bedroom with ensuite. Comfy bed

Large open plan kitchen/dining /lounge room. Kitchen is fully equipped and includes a full sized refrigerator with freezer to handle all your supplies.TV, phone and stable wifi. Washing machine.

Take the local bus to town for good coffee or a meal at restaurants catering for all budgets..recommend The Surf and Turf or a drink on the verandah at the Planter's Club.

Stock up your supplies at the markets and grocery stores, then take a taxi, FJD$8, back to your cottage.

We have already booked for return holiday next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Delightful Beachfront Experience

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week in this Savusavu jewel...the owners are lovely, attentive, live nearby and made us feel more like family than rental guests. Brilliant spot for exploring this tip of the island by land & sea. If lucky enough to return to Fiji...I will look no further than this accommodation!

Details:

From Labasa airport - 90 minute taxi ride $100 FJ ($50 US) to property

Location - last property on beach road (Lesiaceva Rd) on Southwest tip of Savusavu, 100 meters before the Cousteau resort

Accessibility - $8 FJ ($4 US) taxi fare one-way from Savusavu harbor or $0.60 FJ ($0.30 US) per person bus fare - bus stop 30 meters from porch

Kayaking - two single-seater kayaks ready and waiting on front lawn

Swimming - small beach just across the street (great water & shells)

Snorkeling - 5 minute walk to "Split Rock" for nice offshore snorkeling

Papayas - ripe and ready just out the back door

Mosquitoes - you'll want mosquito coils or spray on the covered porch (early morning and dusk) but the lodge has good screens all around

Appliances - dated but good condition, all functional (cooked plenty of great meals - on stove, oven & grill), good clothes washer & clothesline

Wifi - stable, no interruptions

Food & drink shops - Savusavu wine shop, MH groceries and Fiji Meats...all close together - on west end of Savusavu town

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous house in a fabulous position

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful cottage in a fabulous position. We just loved the whole experience. Being able to just walk across to the water and swim and snorkel to our hearts content. The fish life was prolific and some of the coral was beautiful Saw a moray eel whilst snorkelling also. The use of the kayaks is a bonus and much appreciated. Martha & Arthur's hospitality was fantastic. I would recommend a stay in this lovely cottage to anyone. It was a true Fijian experience as well as being very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Kilometres
Savusavu Airport
Car: not necessary

Savusavu Bay has great spots for Diving & Snorkelling, also good fishing in the Bay and outside the reefs.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Payment Conditions: Direct payment into bank account or email us for other options.
Special Rates and long rental : please email us
Deposits: A one night deposit is payable on booking and full payment is required 30 days prior to arrival.
Cancellations and Refunds : A one night deposit is non refundable if canceled less than 15 days before arrival. Cancellations made 30-15 days before arrival

1 night stay deposit is required to confirm your booking. Email for payment details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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