Beqa Lagoon Resort is located on beautiful Beqa Island and is surrounded by 360 square kilometres of pristine water. There are no roads or cars on the island making it a quiet and peaceful holiday getaway. Experience this serenity as a South Pacific breeze rocks you gently in your hammock or stroll along the sands and discover beautiful, exotic shells. The intimate resort features 25 deluxe, private air-conditioned villas (called Bures). Each bure is generously sized and beautifully appointed with traditional island decor.
At Beqa Lagoon Resort you’ll be greeted with warm turquoise waters, swaying palm trees, sunny days, balmy nights, relaxation, fine dining, romance, world class diving, adventure and the wonderful hospitality of the local Fijians.
In addition, Beqa Lagoon Resort hosts one of the greatest Tiger Shark Dives on the planet. Cathedral Shark Dive is a lifetime experience. Multiple shark species such as Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Lemon Sharks, Nurse Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, White Tip Reef Sharks, Black Tip Reef Sharks plus thousands of fish including rainbow runners, napoleon wrasse, remoras, trigger fish and red snapper just to name a few can be encountered on the one dive.
Cathedral is just a 15 minute boat ride from the resort. What also makes this shark dive so special is the number of Tiger Sharks that turn up at the site. On most dives, at least two Tiger Sharks will come in for a feed, whilst the most Tiger Sharks encountered on the one dive at Cathedral has been eight. Such an incredible experience to witness their sheer size and shy, yet friendly, nature of these beautiful creatures!
Upon arrival in Nadi or Suva you will be greeted by the resort’s driver for a 2.5 hour ex Nadi / 1.5 hour ex Suva scenic journey along the Coral Coast to the boat launch at the Pearl Hotel Marina in Pacific Harbor. The 45 minute boat crossing departs from Pacific Harbor twice daily at 10:00am and 4:30pm. Keep your eyes open on this crossing for turtles, dolphins, and at the right time of year whales.
Transfers from Beqa Lagoon Resort to Pacific Harbour are scheduled daily at 8:30am. A 2:30pm departure may be requested and is subject to availability.
Private transfers not corresponding with the regular transfer times can be booked for an additional amount. Please note that the boat does not cross the channel after dark.
Dining at Beqa Lagoon is a blend of high-class gourmet dining. There is an open-air dining area with scenic views or you can sit around the bar and enjoy the local bands performing for you every night. Cultural performances such as the Meke (traditional war dance), Kava Ceremony and choir are also offered throughout the week.
Swim in the infinity pool, treat yourself to a spa treatment at the open air Lali Spa or enjoy the complimentary snorkeling, paddle boarding and kayaking equipment. There is also a Gift Shop and a Dive Shop at the resort offering daily boat dives, Nitrox, scuba equipment rental including UV lights if you want to try fluorescent night diving and dive courses.
WiFi is available throughout the resort for a nominal fee, as is a laundry service. Weddings and special occasion celebrations can also be arranged.
Each of the resort’s 25 private and spacious, deluxe bures feature a spacious sitting room, king sized bed, air conditioning and ceiling fans, coffee/tea making facilities, mini-bar, in-room safe, spectacular marble lined bathroom and spacious deck. There are no phones or TV’s in the room so you can truly enjoy your peaceful getaway.
6 charming bures connected by bridges surround the koi pond and 3 very private bures are tucked away in the beautiful tropical garden.
11 Beachfront Bures with a king bed plus double day-bed in the sitting area grace the shoreline with their own large sundeck and private plunge pool, ocean views, hammock and bamboo fenced courtyard to ensure privacy. In addition, the one premium Honeymoon Bure boasts stunning ocean views, an upgraded contemporary interior and a romantic outdoor shower.
4 x 2 Bedroom Bures are suitable for families or groups. Each of these are about 92 square metres with a large living and dining area. The upstairs units have large balconies with ocean views to Viti Levu and the downstairs units have a private porch. The master bedroom has a king bed whilst the second bedroom has 2 queen beds.
Due to the seclusion and remote, natural environment of Beqa Island and as a courtesy to guests not traveling with children, the following child policy has been adopted. Beqa Lagoon Resort suggests the resort for children 2 years or older with an accompanying adult. Child sitting is available for a fee. As a courtesy to adult dinner hour at 7pm, the children’s dinner hours are 5:00pm to 6:00pm.
The Resorts offers scuba diving, snorkeling straight off the beach, surfing trips to Frigates Passage, game fishing, paddle boarding and kayaking. Other activities available include volleyball, village tours, waterfall and bush hikes, kava tasting and other cultural experiences such as music and ancient warrior dancing plus the sacred fire walking ceremony are performed regularly at the resort..Bird watching, secluded beach picnics or adventure activities out of Pacific Harbour on the mainland can also be arranged.
The resort is surrounded by one of the world largest reefs, providing you with over 100 dive sites including two shipwrecks and an optional Shark Dive all within a twenty minute boat ride from the resort. The Dive Masters at Beqa Lagoon have been diving in these waters since they were children and know every reef and coral head and will point out the creatures that abound in these waters - Blue Ribbon Eels, Clown Triggers, Lion Fish, Leaf Scorpions, Reef Sharks and millions of colorful Anthias and Fusiliers. Currents are generally mild and the water temperature ranges from a pleasant 24˚C - 29˚C throughout the year.
The house reef (maximum depth 8 metres) is perfect for diving any time of the day or night and boasts healthy hard corals, numerous juvenile reef fish, rays, and even the illusive seahorse hiding in the shallow eel grass.
Cathedral Shark Dive
The dive site is named Cathedral, derived from the Greek word “kathedra”, meaning set, bench or base – Beqa Lagoon Resort’s base for shark diving!
Prices per person (valid to 31 March 2021)
Diver Package- Per Person in $USD
Inclusions: return airport transfers ex Nadi or Suva by road and boat (using scheduled boat transfer times); deluxe bure accommodation; all meals at the resort; 2 reef boat dives per dive day with tanks, weights and dive guide services; unlimited shore diving from the resort; local taxes and service charges.
|Lagoon/Garden View Bure||Twin / Double||Single|
|4 Nights / 3 x 2 tank dive days||$1,205||$1,638|
|5 Nights / 4 x 2 tank dive days||$1,487||$1,878|
|6 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$1,768||$2,118|
|7 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$1,950||$2,357|
|Beachfront Ocean View Bure||Twin / Double||Single|
|4 Nights / 3 x 2 tank dive days||$1,305||$1,788|
|5 Nights / 4 x 2 tank dive days||$1,612||$2,065|
|6 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$1,918||$2,343|
|7 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$2,125||$2,620|
|Honeymoon Bure||Twin / Double||Single|
|4 Nights / 3 x 2 tank dive days||$1,405||$1,938|
|5 Nights / 4 x 2 tank dive days||$1,737||$2,253|
|6 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$2,068||$2,568|
|7 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$2,300||$2,882|
|Two Bedroom Suite||Twin / Double||Triple||Quad|
|4 Nights / 3 x 2 tank dive days||$1,405||$1,183||$1,072|
|5 Nights / 4 x 2 tank dive days||$1,737||$1,459||$1,320|
|6 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$2,068||$1,735||$1,569|
|7 Nights / 5 x 2 tank dive days||$2,300||$1,911||$1,717|
Prices subject to change at any time without notice. Correct as at 20 Feb 2020.
Surcharge applies for upgrade to Cathedral Shark dive.