Castaway Island, Fiji is a boutique, private resort offering a traditional Fijian experience.
ABOUT OUR FIJIAN HOME
Our Fiji island resort is an award-winning iconic private island escape embodying the heart and soul of the South Pacific. Our island home covers 174 acres of rich tropical rainforest, surrounded by white sand beaches, vibrant coral reefs and azure waters. Even though getting to Castaway from Fiji’s mainland is just a short trip by either seaplane, helicopter or boat, when you’re on the shores of our tropical island escape you feel a million miles away. The solitude, tranquility and stunning surrounds seem almost surreal.
For over 50 years this 4 star resort has strived to maintain its pristine natural setting. Added to this picture-perfect private island are all the facilities and services to make your stay at this fabulous resort truly relaxing and memorable. If you’re looking for traditional Island style Fiji accommodation, great Fiji dining, awesome adventures and island activities, you’ve found it.
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WHAT OUR GUESTS SAY
Our Commitment to the Environment
Castaway Fiji is a founding member of MES Fiji – The Mamanuca Environment Society. Castaway is both a leading advocate of environmental sustainability in tourism development and is Green Globe 21 accredited.
Castaway Island, Fiji (Qalito Island is the Fijian name) is committed to environmental responsibility – a key value of our operation – in preserving and protecting the island’s lush tropical vegetation, white sandy beaches and vibrant coral reefs, by minimising pollution and managing our human impact. In this regard Castaway has adopted the goals and objectives of the Mamanuca Environment Society (MES), raising awareness of our fragile environment through the education of our guests, staff and local communities.
We comply with all Fiji environmental legislation. We constantly monitor and improve the resort’s operation using relevant performance indicators and follow best practice techniques. We give preference to employing individuals and to sourcing products and services of local community origin. We maintain best practice in the operation and conduct of our business in harmony with environmental and social commitments.
We strive to ensure all employees receive the education and training necessary for them to carry out their work in an environmentally responsible manner and encourage and recognise employees for their contribution towards improving our environmental performance. Our policy is communicated to all our employees, customers and suppliers, made available on request to our associated stakeholders and guests and is subject to annual review.
GETTING TO CASTAWAY ISLAND
It’s easy and fun by boat, water taxi, seaplane or helicopter.
SOUTH SEA CRUISES
Many guests make their way to Castawaywith South Sea Cruises’ fast 150 seater, split deck, air-conditioned catamarans. Check-in 30 minutes prior to departure and sit back and gaze at the crystal water during your one and a half hour journey. The catamaran departs both Denarau Marina and Castaway Island three times daily on the following schedules.
Remember that times are subject to change without prior notice! Always check the day prior to confirm departure times. Website: South Sea Cruise
Avoid the queues and the hustle and bustle of traditional ferry schedules and ride in style and comfort on your personal cruise direct to Castaway Island Resort. With over 28 years of experience, this private, fast and clean water taxi service caters to individuals, couples and groups of up to 30 people. It’s also a fantastic way to get your first taste of the pristine Mamanuca Region!
PACIFIC ISLAND AIR, HELICOPTER AND SEAPLANE TRANSFERS
Amphibious floatplanes depart Nadi International Airport and from other locations by prior reservation arrangement. Flight time to Castaway is approximately ten minutes from Nadi. Soak up the stunning views over Fiji on your way to your little island home!
Castaway Island has a helicopter pad, ready for those guests wanting to arrive in style. Helicopters seating a maximum of six persons depart Nadi International Airport and from other locations by prior reservation arrangement. Flight time to Castaway is approximately ten minutes from Nadi.
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