Castaway Island Fiji

Castaway Island is the quintessential Fijian tropical island, the exact image of the Fijian island in your mind that you dream of, wish you could retreat to, relax at and simply sit and enjoy the superb natural beauty. Located in Fiji's beautiful Mamanuca group of islands, Castaway Island Fiji is an island resort surrounded by a palm fringed white sand beach, and stunning turquoise waters. Castaway Island Fiji is easily accessible from Nadi International Airport and the resorts along the Coral Coast. Castaway Island is great for family holidays and has one of the finest and authentic children's programs in Fiji.

Castaway Fiji offers individual thatched bure Fiji accommodation called Bures and is reminiscent of a traditional Fijian village. These individual bures are nestled amongst lush tropical gardens, some with Ocean Views and only a few steps to the water. The resort facilities at Castaway Island Fiji allow you try your hand at windsurfing and parasailing, or if you are after something a little more relaxing, simply unwind in a hammock under the swaying palms whilst listening to the melodies of the Castaway Islanders.

This Fiji accommodations offers beautiful white sand beaches, coral reefs and outstanding Pacific Island cuisine, make Castaway Island resort a great holiday destination for those seeking a relaxing beach vacation and for the snorkelling and diving enthusiasts.


Castaway Island Fiji features 65 thatched traditional Fijian style bures (bungalows) with a choice of beach front, ocean view or island setting. Sleeping and living quarters are separated with a sliding privacy screen door with the emphasis being on privacy and comfort for this Fiji island resort accommodation.

All Bures Feature

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathrobes
  • Beach Towels
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fijian design high roofs
  • Hairdryer
  • In room safe
  • Large ensuite with shower
  • Refrigerator
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Toilet and vanity area
  • Toiletries

Island Bure: Surrounded by the tropical gardens. Bedding is 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children. A limited number of these rooms can accommodate larger families of 2 Adults & 3 Children.

Ocean View Bure: Located closer to the beach than the Island Bures and offer ocean views. Bedding is 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children. A limited number of these rooms can accommodate larger families of 2 Adults & 3 Children.

Family Beach Bure: Only one Family Beach Bure on the island. Located on the north facing beachfront overlooking the stunning Pacific Ocean. Just steps away from the bedroom door you will find yourself in the cool water. Features 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Bedding is 2 King beds and 6 Single beds. Maximum room capacity is 10 Adults & Children.

Grand Bure: Features two large bedrooms with oversized bathrooms, a spacious living area and large outdoor verandas. Bedding is 2 King Beds and 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 6 Adults & Children.

South Beach Bure: Located along the beachfront. Bedding is 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children. A limited number of these rooms can accommodate larger families of 2 Adults & 3 Children.

North Beach Bure: Located along the beachfront. Bedding is 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children. A limited number of these rooms can accommodate larger families of 2 Adults & 3 Children.


Water's Edge Restaurant: Can't be missed, with its large white umbrellas and sweeping view providing the ideal setting for Castaway dining. A magnificent starlit setting at the water's edge is enhanced by the music and songs of the "Castaway Islanders" with their acoustic guitars and island style bass. Covered breeze-conditioned dining in the "Bure ni Vutu", bure beside the vutu tree, is adjacent to the water's edge terrace. Open for all day dining.

Nuku Marau Pool Bar & Grill: Located next to the new pool so it is close enough for adults to sit by the pool and enjoy a relaxing meal or drink while watching their children play. There are a variety of meals and drinks available including Polynesian and Asian inspired dishes plus traditional meals such as fish and chips. Free WiFi is available here.

The Sundowner Bar: is open for drinks, breakfast, gourmet pizzas and snacks, with happy hour each evening. During happy hour the Sundowner Bar is a child free environment however for those travelling with children the free kids club is available. Free WiFi is available here.

Restaurant 1808: Open for dinner (selected days and weather dependent). In celebration of the year the Chinese arrived in Fiji, enjoy the '1808' dining experience - a fusion of Fijian and Asian cuisine where meals are shared in the centre of the table. This adults only restaurant is a great casual dining experience with fantastic views over the ocean. Free WiFi internet access is available.


  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • Boutique
  • General store
  • Laundry services
  • First aid clinic
  • Safety deposit
  • Babysitting
  • Kids Club
  • Massage bure (Bure Lomani)
  • Meeting facilities
  • Dance band
  • Theme nights
  • Fijian/Cultural entertainment
  • Adult only pool with swim up bar & Jacuzzi
  • Family Lagoon swimming pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Watersports
  • PADI Dive Centre
  • WiFi Access at selected restaurants


The following activities are free of charge:

  • Windsurfing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Stand Up Paddle boards
  • Beach volleyball
  • Tennis
  • Table Tennis
  • Hiking
  • Cooking Demonstration
  • Snorkelling (refundable equipment bond may be required)

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Surfing
  • Island Hopping
  • Dolphin Safari
  • Fishing
  • Night & Outer Reef Snorkelling
  • Parasailing
  • Wake Boarding
  • Jet Skiing
  • Knee Boarding
  • Water Skiing
  • Banana Boat rides
  • Cultural village tours
  • Therapeutic massage treatment
  • Diving (day and night trips available)


At Castaway Island Fiji scuba diving is an activity for the whole family. There is something for everyone no matter what level of experience you have. For those that have never tried scuba diving Castaway offers introductory courses. Even children as young as age eight can try diving in the resort swimming pool under the supervision of our PADI accredited instructors in our PADI Bubblemakers program. Castaway Diving is an acclaimed PADI dive operation, having the distinction of being awarded PADI International Five Star Gold Palm status, which is the highest recognition PADI awards to its resort members.

Castaway also offers snorkelling trip for all ages, this excursion will take you out to a submerged reef where you will see the best of Fiji's corals and tropical fish life. A dive master is on the boat at all times during your snorkel and will answer any questions you have on coral and fish life.

Day Spa

Bure Lomani: Relax and pamper yourself with a traditional Fijian massage in the serenity of Bure "Lomani" (Fijian for "pleasure") surrounded by the tropical gardens. The trained masseuse will ease away your tensions with a mixture of traditional and aromatherapy techniques. If you would prefer a massage treatment with fragrant Fijian oils on the beach or in the privacy of your room, the staff are more than happy to assist so the choice is yours. Please note this is not a full service Day Spa, but massage service is provided.


Kids Club: This complimentary service will provide children 3 years and up with an exciting, entertaining and education Fiji holiday experience. Open from 9am - 4.30pm and 6.30pm - 10pm there is also a separate, supervised children's dinner from 5 pm - 6.30 pm. With a mixture of games and Fijian cultural experiences your kids will have the time of their lives while being cared for by the Castaway family.

Private babysitting services are also available at a cost of approximately FJ$9 per hour (subject to change).

Additional Information

Children: Children stay free in existing bedding when sharing with parents. Children 0-2 years eat free and children aged 3-12 years receive discounted meals.
Check In: 12.00 pm
Check Out: 10.00 am
Reception Hours: 6.30 am - 12.00 midnight
Address: Mamanuca Island Group, Fiji
Please note: Some islands in the Mamanuca group may experience seaweed deposits on their beaches from time to time. The seaweed volume deposited on the beaches varies and is completely dependent on the weather conditions at the time (winds, currents and tides). The resorts make every effort to have any debris cleared as soon as possible.

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