The luxurious Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji Islands has won two awards, winning the “Best Resort and Hotel in Fiji” at the 2016 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards, held in Marbella, Spain and winning the “Australasia’s Leading Luxury Boutique Island Resort” at the 23rd annual World Travel Awards™, held in Danang, Vietnam.
The Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards (SSLHLA) are voted on by consumers and trade and are designed to identify the exceptional from the very best by bestowing the highest and exclusive, SIGNUM VIRTUTIS – the seal of excellence, upon the most exceptional luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle properties worldwide.
“Winning a Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Award is a very exclusive club and we feel extremely privileged to have won this award for the second time, having also won in 2013.” Says Colleen O’Neill, Owner, Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji.
The World Travel Awards are an annual red-carpet event considered the Oscars of the tourism industry and is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade. Voted on by travel and tourism professionals worldwide, these awards aim to celebrate organisations that push the boundaries of industry excellence.
“We are delighted to once again be honoured by the prestigious World Travel Awards.” Says Mrs. O’Neill.
“This is our 6th consecutive win in a range of categories since 2011 and it truly is a testament to our dedicated staff and team and the amazing service and Fijian hospitality they provide. To say we are proud is an understatement.”
“To be continually recognised on this worldwide level for both awards is an amazing achievement and shows that all our hard work enables us to remain as one of the world’s most exquisite luxury accommodation properties. “Continues Mrs O’Neill.
Since opening, Taveuni Palms Resort has become one of the most sought after resorts for total exclusivity, winning accolades around the world.
Taveuni Palms Resort has previously won SSLHLA in 2013, the World Travel Awards in the categories of World’s Leading Luxury Boutique Island Resort in 2015, Fiji’s Leading Resort 2014, 2013 and 2011 and World’s Leading Boutique Island Resort 2012 and has consistently won TripAdvisor People’s Choice awards. The resort also won Australasia’s Leading Boutique Island Resort at the World Luxury Hotel Awards in 2012, 2011 and 2010
The five stars Taveuni Palms Resort, situated on Taveuni Island, Fiji is the ultimate in boutique luxury. Set amongst swaying coconut palms, on the edge of a golden sandy beach and surrounded by Fiji’s crystal clear blue waters, the resort is a private hideaway perfect for honeymooners, weddings or that vacation of a lifetime.
Taveuni Palms has two luxury villas, the Beach Villa and Horizon Spa Villa.
The Beach Villa features two bedrooms and two bathrooms, while the Horizon Spa Villa features two bedrooms and two bathrooms in the main villa and one bedroom and one bathroom in a separate air-conditioned bure. The villa also features a luxury Spa Pool.
Both villas are on their own private acre of absolute beachfront and boasts their own private pool, beach and personal staff of seven. Villas are air-conditioned and include super king beds, Pure Fiji toiletries, bathrobes, outdoor honeymoon showers, full entertainment centre (TV, DVD, iPod and portable Bose speakers), library of DVD’s, books, board games, large outdoor furnished deck, daybed sofas and hammocks.
Dining at the resort is an experience in itself with each villa featuring five special private dining locations. Villa’s come with a personal chef who designs guest’s breakfast, lunch and four course dinner menus based on their likes and dislikes. Whatever the menu, guests will be taken on a mouth-watering culinary journey through the South Pacific.
From the time guests wake there is always something magical to experience. From hiking to waterfalls, coastal walks, horseback riding, pearl farm tours, snorkelling, deep sea fishing to island beach picnic’s, dolphin watching, paddle boarding, kayaking or diving trips to famous world class sites. Be part of traditional Fijian cultural ceremonies or try a cooking lesson with each villa’s personal chef.
From the privacy of each magnificent villa, Taveuni Palms offers a variety of relaxing spa treatments, using only the finest “Pure Fiji” products and designed to rejuvenate the mind, body and soul.
Prices start from USD$1500 per day for two people per villa and includes champagne upon arrival, all meals and non-alcoholic beverages (Breakfast, lunch and a 4 course dinner), all day complimentary room service, a personal staff of seven, resort activities including kayaks, paddle boards, snorkelling gear, bikes, and cooking lessons with your personal chef, Fijian LOVO feast at the local village, Grand Fijian welcome with “salu-salu’s” and “bula-drinks” upon arrival, 1 hour after flight recovery massage upon arrival, roundtrip transfers from Matei airport to Taveuni Palms, use of iPad during stay and unlimited wireless internet usage.