Checking into the Fiji Beach Resort and Spa, the mood is relaxed yet alive with this country’s island spirit. Each staff greets you with a warm, welcoming smile followed by the traditional bula hello.
The luxury of space is plentiful, with 273 rooms spread across lush tropical gardens. Each room enjoys the serenity of ocean views.
Sampling the cheaper option for dinner at the Nadi Bay hotel proved to be a delight, as the atmosphere was calm, relaxed and enjoyable.
The first thing you notice about Antoinettes is the Fijian feel. Styled by pacific thatched hut roof over the tables, tribal masks hang around the walls.
There is an abundance of potted palm trees and a very mellow musician serenading guests into a Pacific vibe.
Starting the evening with a cocktail concoction called a ‘Fijian warrior’, a smorgasbord of meals were delivered to the table to satisfy some hungry bellies.
Entree included a choice of fresh seafood and local cuisine, which filled the night air with delectable aromas.
There is also a choice of western and Asian meals, and even pizza on the menu.
For a cheaper option without cheating an authentic Fijian atmosphere and fantastic food, Antoinettes at Nadi Bay Hotel is a great choice for a meal.