The opulent Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji Islands has won best Private Luxury Hotel of the Year – Fiji at the recent 2017 Luxury Travel Guide (LTG) Asia & Australasia Awards.
The LTG awards identify the best hotels and accommodation options throughout the continent with its criterion focused on innovation, design, rooms and facilities, gastronomic achievements, service excellence, use of technology, sustainable development, marketing & branding, employee satisfaction, and location.
The ‘Private Luxury Hotel of the Year’ title is the only award in the category and highlight’s why Taveuni Palms had been discovered and commemorated by their customers.
According to Colleen O’Neill, Owner of Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji “This is a unique award sought after by many hotels around the world. It is an honour for Taveuni Palms to win such a prestigious accolade and is a credit to our amazing team who work tirelessly to provide an exceptional experience for all our guests in a private and luxurious setting.”
The judging panel for the awards included TV personalities Shane Green (Resort Rescue) and Marianela Pereyra (Resident Beach Expert), luxury travel photographer Antonio Cuellar, as well as the in-house team at Luxury Travel Guide.
“Taveuni Palms didn’t need to work hard to stand out to the judges. The resort boasts large private luxury villas, a personal pool and the most outstanding and eye catching complimentary one hour after flight recovery massage upon arrival. I look forward to working with Taveuni Palms and presenting their award throughout 2017”. Says James Drakeford, Editor-in-Chief, at Luxury Travel Guide.
Acknowledged as a leading luxury resort in the industry, Taveuni Palms has won a multitude of awards since its opening. Awards include, “Best Resort and Hotel in Fiji” at the 2016 and 2013 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards; winning "Australasia’s Leading Boutique Island Resort" in 2016 and for the past 6 consecutive years winning in a range of categories at the World Travel Awards and winning best “Luxury Private Pool Villa” in 2016 and “Australasia's Leading Boutique Island Resort” in 2012, 2011 and 2010 at the World Luxury Hotel Awards.
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 the resort boasts two luxury villas, the Beach Villa and Horizon Spa Villa.
Both villa’s are on their own private acre of absolute beachfront with their own private pool, beach and personal staff of seven. Villa’s feature two bedrooms and two bathrooms, with the Horizon Spa Villa featuring an additional one bedroom and bathroom in a separate air-conditioned bure and a luxury Spa Pool.
Dining at the resort is an experience in itself with each villa featuring five special private dining locations. Villa’s also come with a personal chef who designs breakfast, lunch and a four-course dinner based on guests likes and dislikes.
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, excluding tax, 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.