Crusoe’s Retreat

Overview

Located on Fiji’s famous Coral Coast, and nestled among lush tropical gardens and fronting a palm-fringed sandy beach and stunning lagoon, Crusoe’s Retreat is a friendly, intimate, traditional Fijian Beach Resort. Featuring only 28 Fijian-inspired bures, Crusoe’s truly embodies all that is wonderful about the Fiji Islands: world-famous hospitality, an unhurried pace, fresh island cuisine, lots of complimentary activities, PADI scuba diving, sunset weddings, romantic honeymoons, and a dedication to local culture and traditions. Crusoe’s Retreat truly is Fiji.

Crusoe’s Retreat is located approximately two hours from Nadi, alon Fiji’s famous Coral Coast.

Activities

Free – Crusoe’s Retreat is proud to offer an extensive list of complimentary resort activities. You can be as active or laid-back, as you like.
- Snorkel gear
- Sea Kayaking
- Beach Volleyball (challenge the local villagers!)
- Tennis on our full grass court
- Escorted Village Tour
- Daily activities program
- FREE Discover Scuba session in the pool
- Guided Nature Walks
- Traditional Fijian weaving instruction
- Fijian Cooking Demonstrations
- Games Room including table tennis
- Learn to speak Fijian
- Traditional Kava Ceremony
- Traditional Fijian Meke Performance

Paid
- Crusoe’s resort offers tours and excursions at a nominal cost
- Guided snorkeling
- Guided kayak trips
- Boat fishing
- Mangrove boat tours
- Glass bottom boat trips
- SCUBA Diving
- Motorized activities

Unique to this resort

- Great Value
- The foot-shaped pool

Accommodations

Crusoe’s Retreat offers 28 Fiji-inspired bures (bungalows), in four different categories. All of the bures at Crusoe’s Retreat embrace the look and feel of Fiji, and all feature amazing views of the lush tropical gardens, sandy beach, and beautiful lagoon and ocean beyond.

The Bures at Crusoe’s Retreat all feature:
- Bedroom and Private Sitting Area
- Covered Verandah with comfortable furniture and amazing views
- Full En-suite bathroom with double vanity and double shower
- Ceiling Fan
- Mini-refrigerator
- Coffee & Tea making facilities
- In-room Safe
- Direct dial telephone

SeaView Bures – These six Duplex Bures are ideal for couples or single travelers. The bures share a common wall (bathroom wall) but have private entries. These Bures feature
one Queen size bed, a comfortable sitting area, en-suite bathroom, and a covered verandah with wonderful sweeping views of the resort, beach & ocean.
Deluxe SeaView Bures – These eleven Bures are free standing and are perfect for singles, couples or families. The bures have either one or two Queen beds or one Queen bed and
two single beds, and an en-suite bathroom. The indoor sitting area opens to the covered veranda that features fantastic resort, beach and ocean views.
SeaSide Bures – These five individual thatched-roof Bures are set in the lush tropical gardens, close to the beach. These bright, airy and spacious bures feature either one or
two Queen beds or one Queen and two single beds, and an ensuite bathroom. A comfortable sitting area opens to the covered veranda, looking out to the beach and the ocean.
Deluxe SeaSide Bures – These six beautiful traditional thatched-roofed Fijian Bures are situated close to the beach. The Bures feature soaring timber-beamed ceilings, polished local hardwood floors, rattan-lined walls, air conditioning, one King size bed, a comfortable sitting area, a large indoor en-suite bathroom that opens to an open air, river-rock outdoor shower, and a spacious veranda with furniture and a private hammock. Exclusively for couples only.

Dining

Complimentary tropical buffet breakfast included daily.

Crusoe’s Retreat prides itself on presenting fresh, island cuisine in an unmatched tropical setting. As you experience another breathtaking Fijian sunset, cocktail in hand, with your new friends at our thatched roof Pool Bar at Happy Hour, you realize you are in a very special place. Full Bar Service is available, with your favorite tropical drinks, imported beers and spirits, and local favorites. Our wine list features a wide variety of fine wines for your enjoyment. Soon, you will begin to measure your days by the sound of the Lali Drum, which signals the serving of meals at Crusoe’s Retreat.
Cooked Breakfast is included in our nightly room rates. Start your day off right with fresh fruit, coffee or tea, juice, freshly baked goods, cereals, toast and more. This tropical buffet is ready when you are. After starting at the buffet, our staff will take your order for a full cooked breakfast, featuring some old time favorites along with some island specialties. Crusoe’s complimentary Cooked Breakfast is a great way to start yet another day in paradise.
One of the advantages of traveling to a lush tropical island is the ability to dine on the freshest ingredients from both the earth and the sea, and Crusoe’s Retreat certainly delivers. Whether it is the fresh fruit served at the breakfast buffet, or the innovative fresh fish dishes, dining at Crusoe’s is a treat. Several times per week, Crusoe’s offers buffet meals, including the popular Lovo Buffet, cooked in the traditional Fijian underground oven, featuring local specialties. This is a true taste of historic Fiji.
Evening entertainment is presented nightly with serenading music, as well as some fun local Fiji entertainment.
Private dining is available on the veranda of your bure, or even at a private table on the beach.

Meal plan details
The adult plan that includes a 1 vourse lunch and a 2 course a la carte or buffet dinner is just $40 USD per adult and $20 USD per child (ages 3-12)

Child Policy

Children are welcome!

Weddings and Honeymoons

Crusoe’s Retreat offers spectacular weddings with a base package that can be fully customized to suit each individual couple. The Wedding Package below is a base package that may be customized using our optional Wedding add-ons (available to the wedding couple upon request). Ceremonies may be conducted in our lush tropical gardens, on the hillside with the lagoon and Pacific Ocean offering a magnificent panoramic backdrop, on the beach at sunset or in the Namaqumaqua Village Church.

 

Resort Stay Options and Pricing

Sea View Bure $1,550
Deluxe Sea View Bure $1,621
Seaside Bure $1,698
Deluxe Seaside Bure $1,770