Crusoe's Retreat Rating: 3

Crusoe's Retreat is a traditional Fijian resort nestled amongst tropical gardens, a palm fringed white sandy beach and only two hours from Nadi Airport. This Fiji accommodation is set on 10 acres of gardens surrounded by native vegetation and located next to the Namaqumaqua Village, a genuine Fijian village where many of the staff live.

Crusoe's Retreat on Fiji's Coral Coast consists of 28 bures positioned throughout the tropical gardens or overlooking the beach and ocean. The resort facilities at Crusoe's Retreat include an outdoor pool, bar and restaurant, games room, dive centre and boutique. Relax at the restaurant and bar in the evening to enjoy the spectacular sunsets from the deck. The onsite PADI Dive team offer introductory scuba classes in the pool, or for more experienced divers, enjoy the amazing marine life at one of the 20 dive sites within minutes of Crusoe's Retreat.

Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, traditional village surroundings and amazing dive sites of Crusoe's Retreat on your next Fiji holiday with the family.


Crusoes Retreat offers a choice of 28 comfortable Seaview and Seaside Bures set amongst lush tropical gardens with views over the gardens, beach or ocean. The luxurious Deluxe Seaside Bures offer traditional thatched roofs, timber beamed ceilings, polished hardwood floors and are situated close to the beach.

All Bures Feature

  • Ceiling fan
  • Direct dial telephones
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Hair Dryer
  • In room safe
  • Mini Fridge
  • Private patio with furniture
  • Tea & coffee making facilities

Seaview Bure: The bures share a common wall (bathroom wall) but have private entries. These Bures feature a comfortable sitting area, ensuite bathroom, and private verandah with sweeping views of the resort, beach and ocean. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.

Deluxe Seaview Bure: Free standing bures suitable for singles, couples, and families. The indoor sitting area opens to the private balcony that features fantastic resort, beach and ocean views. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds OR 2 Queen Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults and 2 Children.

Seaside Bure: Set in the lush tropical gardens, close to the beach, these bright airy and spacious bures feature a comfortable sitting area which opens to the private verandah, looking out to the beach and ocean. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds OR 2 Queen Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults and 2 Children.

Deluxe Seaside Bure: These traditional thatched-roofed Fijian Bures suitable for couples only, are situated close to the beach. The Bures feature soaring timber-beamed ceilings, polished local hardwood floors, ratten-lined walls and air-conditioning. The ensuite bathroom opens to an open-air, river-rock outdoor shower, and a sacious verandah with furniture and a private hammock. The Deluxe Bure also features air conditioning, an outdoor shower and deck with furniture. Bedding is 1 King Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.


Coco's Pool Bar: While watching a breathtaking sunset over the Pacific Ocean, choose from a variety of tropical cocktails and a choice of local and imported beer and spirits. The cries from the friendly Fijian Warriors, followed by the beating of the Lali Drum, along with the torch lighting ceremony signals the beginning of Happy Hour.

Restaurant Deck: Enjoy spectacular panoramic views as you enjoy the freshest local produce including steak and seafood.

Traditional Fijian Lovo: Once per week the traditional Fijian Lovo is served under the stars on the poolside deck. After your meal you will be entertained by the Namaqumaqua Village Meke dancers.


  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Boutique
  • Day Spa
  • Games room
  • Playground
  • On site PADI Dive operation
  • On site laundry
  • Dry cleaning & laundry service
  • Tour desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Internet access


The following activities are free of charge:

  • Basket and hat weaving lessons
  • Beach volleyball
  • Discover scuba pool session
  • Escorted village tour
  • Fijian cooking demonstrations
  • Guided nature walks
  • Hand line fishing from shore
  • Polynesian dance performance
  • Sea kayaking
  • Snorkelling
  • Traditional kava ceremony
  • Traditional Meke

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Boat trips
  • Motorised activities
  • Options tours and excursions
  • Scuba diving

Each evening you can enjoy the "Bula Hour" welcome which signals that start of happy hour at the Frangipani Bar. The Fijian band serenades guests while they dine and throughout the evening. After dinner there are often typical Fijian entertainment such as kava ceremony, Meke dancing or the long time favourite of frog and crab dancing.


Crusoes Retreat offers a PADI Dive Centre and features more than 20 fantastic dive sites within minutes of the resort. Dive Crusoes offers a range of diving options from beginners to advanced. The dive sites are in excellent natural condition and offer a variety of marine life and amazing coral which makes this resort perfect for diving in Fiji.

Day Spa

Coco's Spa: Feel refreshed and relaxed with a soothing treatment or massage at the day spa. Featuring locally produced products from Organic Earth Fiji, Coco's Spa endeavours to spoil you in the most natural way.


Crusoes Retreat offers a range of magical settings around the resort to exchange your vows. The stunning white sand beachfront is ideal for a sunset wedding or the tropical gardens inspire romance with panoramic views of the reefs and turquoise lagoon. The neighbouring Namaqumaqua Village plays an integral part in the ceremony providing a traditional Fijian influence. The floral leis, bridal headpiece and tropical bouquets are all handmade by the village and the staff at the resort. Each ceremony is as unique as the couple themselves. The wedding coordinator at Crusoes Retreat will ensure your Fiji wedding is truly unforgettable.

Additional Information

Children: 0-1 years are free of charge in a cot. 2-12 years are free of charge when sharing with parents in either Seaside Bure or Deluxe Seaview Bure.
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am
Reception: 24 hours
Address: Man Friday Road, Korolevu, Coral Coast

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5 Nights, Transfers, Breakfast

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