A Journey Pacific Favorite!

Listed in Conde Nast Traveler as one of the ‘Top 5 Most Romantic Resorts” Matangi Island featured in the book “1,000 Places to See Before you Die” - Fiji’s ultimate private island resort Matangi Private Island Resort in Fiji has to be experienced in person so you can truly appreciate how special this beautiful private island resort really is. Matangi Private Island Resort is a definite Journey Pacific favorite, with our customers returning again and again to this special piece of paradise. No photo or video can do justice to the beauty of this island or make you feel the way you do when you are there. Matangi Private Island Resort is a family owned boutique resort located on 240 private acres in beautiful, lush northern Fiji. This unique horseshoe-shaped island boasts virgin tropical rain-forest and white sand beaches. It is not surprising that Matangi Island was listed in ISLANDS Magazine as one of the “Top 10 Private Islands in the World”. In addition, Matangi was named in “1,000 Places to See before You Die” and Conde Nast Traveler’s “Top five most romantic resorts in all of Fiji”. Couples celebrating their romance and or a ddestination wedding, honeymoon or anniversary. Soft adventurers like divers, snorklers and hikers as well as seekers of authentic cultural experiences including spa and wellness.


- Daily snorkeling excursions
- Guided island treks
- Use of resort kayaks (single and doubles available)
- Sailing on Matangi Calypso Beach Cats
- Kava Session every week
- Traditional Meke’s (traditional Fijian dance)
- Village tours and church services
- Island-style volleyball
- A weekly cocktail challenge

- Spa services
- Beverages (alcoholic & non-alcoholic, minibar on request)
- Private picnic in Horseshoe Bay
- Breakfast in bed
- Romantic dinners on the beach
- Motorized activities
- Excursions to Taveuni Island including the Tavoro Bouma Waterfalls
- Scuba diving including and dive gear rental, day dive trip surcharge to the Somosomo Strait
- Light tackle sportfishing

Unique to this resort

- Horseshoe Bay (private picnics are a must!)
- Tree-house Bures
- Rainbow Reef for amazing diving
- Day-trip to Bouma National Park (waterfalls)


All Bures feature air-conditioning and ceiling fans, 4-poster Sealy – king-size beds, private facilities, outdoor lava-rock showers, Pure Fiji  bath amenities, bathrobe and slippers, hair dryer, in room electronic safe, I-pod docking station, fully stocked mini bar (additional cost based on usage), fresh baked cookies, French press coffee/tea making facilities, large sitting area, private veranda, beach towels and beach hammock.
Oceanview Bure x 4 – situated on the southwestern side of the resort with ocean views. Bedding consists of 1 King bed and additional single bed can be added.
Beachfront Bure x 4– situated on the western side of the resort, all newly renovated. Bedding consists of 1 King bed and additional single bed can be added.
Treehouse x 3 – situated on the western side of the resort, with open air spa baths on a large private deck, featuring a day bed. Bedding consists of 1 King bed only.
Two Bedroom/Two Bathroom Bure x 1- situated on its own private rocky point, this bure is the largest of our accommodations and is suitable for 4 adults. Bedding consists of 1 King bed per bure. Additional single bed can be added to each bure. Can be sold to one or two couples.
Check-in: 12 noon
Check-out: 10am


Rates provided include all meals. At Matangi expect Pacific Rim cuisine with a distinctive flavor of the Fiji Islands. Many of the vegetables now come from the on site organic gardens. Lunch and dinner includes vegetarian dishes and special dietary needs can be catered to. (Advance notice is requested.) Freshly baked breads accompany all of the meals, gluten free options are available. Coffee & tea, freshly baked treats are available all day in the dining room along with pre-dinner snacks at the bar between 6:00pm and 7:00pm. Breakfast 7:00am – 9:00am – Full breakfast with hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit, freshly squeezed tropical juices, muffins, pastries and yogurt. A hot cooked breakfast is also offered with a choice of banana pancakes, French toast, breakfast burritos, eggs (cooked to order), potatoes, bacon, ham and sausage. Homemade jams are also available! Lunch: 12:00pm – 2:00pm – Appetizer (light salad) + Main course (choice of 3) + Dessert. Dinner: 7:00pm – 9:00pm – Appetizer (choice of 2) + Main course (choice of 3)+ Dessert (choice of 2).

Child Policy

Children 16 and over are welcome

How to get there

The resort is accessible via the Taveuni Matei Airport, 8 miles off Matangi Island. All guests are met on arrival by the Resort's mini van driver for their car transfer to the landing for their boat transfer across to Matangi Island. The car & boat transfers take approximately 45 mintutes. 

Weddings and Honeymoons

Island Wedding Package – Matangi is the ideal destination for a tropical island wedding or renewal of vows. Please enquire with us for further details. Honeymoon Bonus: To help celebrate your honeymoon Matangi will provide a complimentary bottle of wine for you along with Breakfast in Bed on your first morning at the resort (advise at time of booking)  Birthday/Anniversary Bonus  Matangi will provide a cake celebration (advise at time of booking)

Special Offers apply to all Bure categories, year round specials

Stay 5 nights pay for 4
Stay 7 nights pay for 5

Resort Stay Options and Pricing

Please contact us here at Journey Pacific to request a quote with your specific dates, we look forward to hearing from you.