What is Kava? Taking Part in a Traditional Kava Ceremony in Fiji

Fiji is rich with culture and traditions that make for happy locals and blissful visitors to the region. Native Fijians are among the happiest in the world, and once you’ve arrived in this country made up of more than 300 islands, it’s not hard to see why. The opal-blue waters, palm tree lined beaches, and breathtaking mountains covered in lush rainforest mean there is no shortage of incredible landscape—and water!—to explore. But even beyond the startling beauty of Fiji, the culture of the people here is warm and endlessly hospitable.

5 Reasons Why Fiji is the Ultimate Honeymoon Destination

BRIDES magazine recently announced its 2016 Best Honeymoon Awards, highlighting Fiji as a dream destination for couples looking for the ultimate in romantic getaways.

From the Mixologist: Pacific Punch

There's nothing more perfect than sipping a refreshingly cold cocktail after a long day in the sun. We love when guests grab a seat at the bar and tell us all about their day enjoying horseback riding, exploring tide pools, or lounging at the spa.

10 Awesome Things to Do in Fiji

There's no better choice than the picturesque islands of Fiji for a paradise vacation. Situated in the South Pacific Ocean, the Republic of Fiji is an archipelago of more than 330 gorgeous tropical islands with a distinct cultural history and endless opportunities for tropical enjoyment.

How to Speak Fijian: Useful Phrases for Travelers to Fiji


When traveling to a country where you don't speak the local language, it's always a good idea to learn some basic phrases - not only to ensure you don't have any communication mishaps, but also because it will greatly enrich your overall travel experience. Fijians are some of the most friendly people in the world, and your dream trip to Fiji will be even more memorable if you engage in the vibrant culture and make an effort to chat with the locals.

Why You Will Adore Fijian Residents

Anyone that has travelled to the beautiful islands of Fiji can attest not only to their natural beauty, but also to the beauty of the Fijian people, both inside and out. Fijian residents are among the happiest and friendliest people on the planet, and combined with their sense of national pride, you’ll not only enjoy the culture, but be treated to one of the most hospitable and extraordinary vacations of your life. If you are planning to visit Fiji, you can also plan on falling in love with the smiling faces of its residents – here are a few reasons why:

Namale Named Among the Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Fiji

This week TripAdvisor announced the winners of it's annual Travelers' Choice Awards for 2016, and Namale Resort & Spa has been recognized as one of the Top 10 Luxury Resorts in Fiji! The award is presented to hotels and resorts that continually receive positive reviews from travelers in the TripAdvisor community. The hallmarks of Travelers' Choice winners are remarkable service, quality, and value - something we here are Namale are absolutely committed to when it comes to each and every guest.

Fiji Foodie Activities That Will Make You Hungry

Chef Joeli of Namale brings some of the most authentic flavors to your stay in Fiji. You won’t be able to find a unique experience or flavor palette anywhere else on the island. Try a few of these activities and experience the culture exclusive to Fiji and Namale!

8 Tips for International Travel

As you prepare for your vacation to Fiji and other international destinations, you should make sure that you are fully prepared for the adventure. Having the most enjoyable vacation requires more than just ordering your tickets and packing your bags, and at Namale, we want you to have the best possible experience. This is why we are offering these popular tips for international travel, which you can try the next time you’re planning a trip abroad!

How to Have the Most Romantic Wedding in Fiji

Fiji is an amazing home-away-from-home. Better yet, it’s one of the most exotic and romantic places to share an important milestone in your life: your wedding. For one of the most important moments in your life, don’t you want to create the most romantic experiences you will always cherish and remember?

Paradise Weddings

It's no question that Namale is one of the most romantic places on earth; with our luxuriously appointed bures & villas, complete seclusion, relaxing spa and ultimate dining experiences Namale was practically built with couples and romance in mind.
Recently we hosted the wedding of Amanda & Jairek, an absolutely lovely couple filled with so much excitement & love for each other...and Namale!

Namale Trip Advisor Hall of Fame Award Winner 2015


Inducted into ‘Hall of Fame’ of Five-time Certificate of Excellence Winners on the World’s Largest Travel Site

Diwali Celebrations at Namale

Namale employs 180 staff members on a yearly basis, which is how we provide our guests with an extraordinary experience. We say experience because Namale is not merely a room to stay in; it is the attentiveness of the staff, the decadence of our spa, the connection with the local culture, the fresh flavors from our kitchen and the luxury of our accommodations.

Namale Resort & Spa Celebrates 25th Anniversary


June 24, 2015, Savusavu Fiji: Namale Resort & Spa, a true all-inclusive luxury escape with the reputation as one of the finest resorts in the South Pacific, announces its 25th anniversary. with special offerings throughout the entire resort with accommodation, spa, dining and wedding specials as well as social media contests and giveaways.