Loved the cabins & the service level of the staff. We're sorry they are not to your standard. As previously stated, we are a lodge and not a resort. Small blue cottages with steel roofs with AC are ok typical of glorified a backpack place . Tripadvisor Plus Subscription Terms & Conditions. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and we are happy to know you had a great time with us at Oarsman's Bay Lodge. Oarsman Bay Lodge is part of the Yasawa Island Group, laying to the northeast of mainland Fiji. View deals for Oarsman's Bay Lodge. Search for Oarsman's Bay Lodge discounts in Nacula Island with KAYAK. KAYAK searches hundreds of travel sites to help you find and book the hotel deal at Oarsman's Bay Lodge that suits … But definitely worth going & staying! Vinaka Vakalevu, Dean and the Oarsman's team. Please see our partners for more details. Visit the chiefly village of Nacula and your guide will give you insights in to the daily goings-on of village life and you’ll meet some of our larger than life ‘Bulanaires’ (Someone who measures their wealth in happiness and contentment). Back to what we offer at Oarsman's Bay Lodge. Our outdoor showers are popular with our guests but understand they might not be a 'bug-free' environment. Thank you for your feedback, as we take all you have raised in your review very seriously to ensure that our future guests, like the vast majority of our past guests, have a very positive and unforgettable experience. The food we offer is caught, grown, and picked fresh daily. The property is in a fabulous location with very nice grounds. This relaxed resort is set on a perfect Fijian beach with palm trees, white sand and turquoise waters. We will also be looking in to providing safes for the bures in the future. With regards to bugs, we are in the tropics and recommend all guest make use of their personal insect repellant. It is a shame the sun and blue sky weren't out on your trip to Honeymoon Island, it would have made a big difference. Offering you the chance to see and experience their family and way of life is what staying at Oarsman’s is all about. We are very pleased to know you at least had a chance to appreciate and savour in the beauty of Nacula Island. Superb 9.2 From 47 reviews. There's a restaurant on site. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in United Kingdom. In terms of the dining experience, we serve authentic Fijian local meals, and the majority of them feature seafood and fish caught fresh daily. First the mixed: the mandatory meal plan was very reasonably priced. Fringed by the magnificent turquoise waters of the lagoon and beautiful high peaked hills reigning over the background, this is one of the Yasawa's most magnificent locations. Located at the northern tip of the remote Yasawa Islands, Oarsman’s Bay Lodge is one of just four resorts on the Island of Nacula; the third largest in the Yasawa Island chain. The lodge is enviably set on the shores of Nalova Bay, just a few metres away from Fiji’s whitest sand and crystal blue waters. We hope to welcome you again sometime soon to the family! Located in the remote Yasawa Islands, Oarsman’s Bay Lodge is situated on a stunningly pristine beach that stretches for miles. WiFi is free, and this hotel also features a restaurant and a beach bar. Biting ants, mosquitos, sand, centipedes, fish and the fabulous location, I don't write many reviews because I travel a lot and most of the time what I would say has already been covered. Fringed by the magnificent turquoise waters of the lagoon and beautiful high peaked hills reigning over the background, this is one of the Yasawa's most magnificent locations. Stay at this 3-star beach hotel in Nacula Island. :) We are sorry to hear that you felt that the other parts of your experience weren't as positive. The only ferry route from the port is to Denarau on the east coast of Fiji, with the daily 4 hour 45 minute crossing providing the gateway to the mainland. Discover genuine guest reviews for Oarsman's Bay Lodge along with the latest prices and availability – book now. Choose your accomodation. Stay at this 3-star beach hotel in Nacula Island. Superb 9.2 From 47 reviews. Oarsman's Bay Lodge is truly located in the paradise of Fiji! Our team, which are made up of our local Nacula Village community will be very pleased to know you appreciated their services. Free snorkeling was fantastic, loads of fish right off the beach. Oarsman's Bay Lodge is rated "Superb" by our guests. We are also happy to read you appreciated the local fresh meals, caught and picked fresh daily. All the best hotel deals on ebookers.com. nature lovers seeking to retreat, relax and rejuvenate in a tropical paradise. Vinaka Vakalevu, Dean and the Oarsman's team. The resort is unique in that it’s owned and operated by the Mataqali Natia (group of families) and their Chief from the nearby Nacula village. (Someone who measures their wealth in happiness and contentment). Fringed by the magnificent turquoise waters of the lagoon and beautiful high peaked hills reigning over the background, this is one of the Yasawa's most magnificent locations. Located at the northern tip of the remote Yasawa Islands, Oarsman’s Bay Lodge is one of just four resorts on the Island of Nacula; the third largest in the Yasawa Island chain. We take this allegation very seriously and will be conducting a full investigation to ensure it doesn't happen again. And for those accustomed to milder temperatures, all Bures have air-conditioning and ceiling fans to keep you cool on those balmy tropical nights. You can’t get a more perfect beach than Oarsmans! Catering to honeymooners, families, couples and singles alike, Oarsman’s Bay Lodge has a range of flexible accommodation options for your perfect tropical island escape. Hence why we are located so far away, and are considered a rural tropical destination in the heart of the Yasawa Islands. There are more places to choose from in the Nacula Island area. It is close to the caves and snorkeling sites, which is why I booked it. Oarsman’s Bay Lodge is just one of only four accommodation providers on the rural Island of Nacula, in the Yasawa Islands of Fiji. It consists of meals that are truly authentic to Nacula Island. Our guests praise the helpful staff in our reviews. If there are times it is slow, it is when guests are using the internet to download big files or live stream, which we recommend they don't do as it affects all guests of the resort. The team will be happy to know you were pleased by the service and hospitality! Fringed by the magnificent turquoise waters of the lagoon and beautiful high peaked hills reigning over the background, this is one of the Yasawa's most magnificent locations. Popular attractions Devil's Beach and Long Beach are located nearby. The staff here at oarsman's also are so warm and friendly they make you feel part of the place, there lovely people for sure, the food was great as well, nice plentiful breakfasts, and excellent lunches and 3 course dinners almost always fish but done in different ways and very tasty especially the fish tika curry, loved it! And it makes you feel special to be there! Our sustainable and self-sufficient approach to our ecosystem ensures the future protection of Nacula Island and marine environs. Right from the Bula welcome to the humble and happy service I received. Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails. People go next door and it is discouraged. The staff was wonderful - so sweet and accommodating and always willing to try to help us. Public spaces have free WiFi. Oarsman's Bay Lodge reviews and the Oarsman's Bay Lodge room rates. Discover genuine guest reviews for Oarsman's Bay Lodge along with the latest prices and availability – book now. Oarsmans Bay Lodge offers accommodations in Nacula Island. Payments made by partners impact the order of prices displayed. We are proud to admit that we have not had an issue with theft at our lodge, and our staff are very trustworthy, as we are one big family. Nacula village is the home of Tui Drola (Chief), and he and his Mataqali (group of families) own Oarsman’s Bay Lodge. Read more. We also understand that your preference is for the Resort next door and we know that everyone has a right to their own personal preference. You’ll be hard pressed to find a more idyllic location. We are very fortunate to be located on the volcanic hill island of Nacula, in the heart of the Yasawa Islands in Fiji. Near Devil's Beach. What is there to do in Oarsman Bay Lodge? Fringed by the magnificent turquoise waters of the lagoon and beautiful high peaked hills reigning over the background, this is one of the Yasawa's most magnificent locations. Staff are super warm and friendly, giving you a fantastic welcome on arrival and seeing you off with a song. Oarsman's Bay Lodge is truly a little piece of paradise. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails. All rooms include a seating area to relax in after a busy day and all feature views of the sea. Enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant and a beach locale. Thank you for the positive feedback. We do take on your feedback and will ensure our team strive for a 'bug-free' Bure experience where possible. Located in the remote Yasawa Islands, Oarsman’s Bay Lodge is situated on a stunningly pristine beach that stretches for miles. It is predominantly seafood based, and you can taste the freshness and quality of the meals. Stay at this hotel in Nacula Island. Popular attractions Devil's Beach and Long Beach are located nearby. We are co-operated and co-owned by our local Nacula Island village community, and the authentic, locally-inspired meals come from our high seafood-based diet, with fish caught fresh and prepared daily for our guests. more. Fringed by the magnificent turquoise waters of the lagoon and beautiful high peaked hills reigning over the background, this is one of the Yasawa's most magnificent locations. Yes, Compulsory Meal Plan offers alfresco dining and ocean views. Oarsman's Bay Lodge is truly located in the paradise of Fiji! Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Very Good 8.0. Oni and Dean were fantastic hosts and ensured my stay was memorable. Utterly beautiful scenery and the beach is just stunningly pristine! The team will be happy to know you were pleased by the service and hospitality! However, I felt I had to write a review for Oarsman's Bay Lodge because I felt lied to and misled when I booked. Oarsman's Bay Lodge is truly located in the paradise of Fiji! Our guests fall in love with our spectacular location featuring crystal clear turquoise waters, glorious pristine white sand beaches and lush towering volcanic peaks. It is unfortunate that the bures were not delivered to you in their usual high standard. It makes sense to serve our guests delicious meals that are locally caught on a daily basis, and grown fresh in our gardens, rather than depending on frozen meats and produce all the way from the main island. We are happy it was something you also enjoyed! you know that by choosing to stay with us, you’re supporting our efforts to preserve the environment in which we operate, our village’s economies and future employment opportunities for generations to come. Kindly Note Oarsman's Bay lodge is an island Resort in Nacula Island in the Yasawa Group and it normally takes approximately 5 hours to travel from Port Denarau Marina to Oarsman's Bay Lodge by the Yasawa Flyer. It is one of the best beach locations in the Yasawas (right by the Blue Lagoon). Whilst Oarsmans Bay is quieter than other resorts we really enjoyed the opportunity to get away from it all and have a truly relaxing time. Are there restaurants at or near Oarsman's Bay Lodge? See 274 traveller reviews, 634 candid photos, and great deals for Oarsman's Bay Lodge, ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Fiji and rated 4 of 5 at Tripadvisor. Simply put, Oarsman's Bay Lodge tops all places we've ever stayed at -- and we travel a lot! As our name suggests, we are a lodge, and do not market ourselves as a resort. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Nacula Island hotel. Vinaka Vakalevu, Dean and the Oarsman's team. We are so happy to know you were able to experience your stay how we wanted. Oarsman's Bay Lodge, Fiji: See 274 traveller reviews, 634 candid photos, and great deals for Oarsman's Bay Lodge, ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Fiji and rated 4 of 5 at Tripadvisor. Located in the remote Yasawa Islands, Oarsman’s Bay Lodge is situated on a stunningly pristine beach that stretches for miles. Exceptional 10.0. Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Located at the northern tip of the remote Yasawa Islands, Oarsman’s Bay Lodge is one of just four resorts on the Island of Nacula; the third largest in the Yasawa Island chain. We believe that our guests come to us to feel a different cultural experience, and to connect with the true side of Fiji. The team will be happy to know you were pleased by the service and hospitality! Popular attractions Devil's Beach and Long Beach are located nearby. As for the conditions of our bures, we have recently renovated them, and the majority of our guests find them comfortable. Fringed by the magnificent turquoise waters of the lagoon and beautiful high peaked hills reigning over the background, this is one of the Yasawa's most magnificent locations. What is there to do in Oarsman Bay Lodge? And as our lodge is co-operated by the island’s Mataqali. Our guests fall in love with our spectacular location featuring crystal clear turquoise waters, glorious pristine white sand beaches and lush towering volcanic peaks. Simple in design and fit-out, our Bures, are clean and comfortable with their own private ensuites. The recently renovated lodge is enviably set on the shores of Nalova Bay, just a few metres away from Fiji’s whitest sand and crystal blue waters. 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