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Located in the unspoilt north of Fiji, Koro Sun Resort offers you the happy warmth of the Fijian people, beautiful tropical surroundings, and the warm, inviting waters of the Koro Sea and Somosomo Strait to dive and play in.
If you are looking for dive resort in Fiji that offers great value diving in the Savusavu area then Koro Sun is a fine choice. In an area which is home to many expensive, deluxe accommodations, Koro Sun is one of the finest mid-range options for places to stay and a popular choice with scuba divers.
At the Koro Sun you can experience a variety of activities - golf, tennis, swimming - delicious food, peaceful relaxation and sweet romance. With special family deals and such a variety of sporting facilities you need not be restricted to diving in Fiji.
Originally built by a local nature-lover who transformed the 150 acres of coconut plantation into a peaceful getaway from the busy world, the resort can be a perfect hideaway for you. Located not far from the lively and charming town of Savusavu you can also take advantage of the dining and shopping opportunities nearby.
Children are welcome at Koro Sun Resort year round. One child between the ages 2 -12 years of age per one full paying adult, stays, and eats for free. Children under 2 years of age stay and eat
Savusavu - Barracuda Point, Dreadlocks, Dreamhouse, Nasonisoni Passage. Day trips to Somosomo Strait and Namena Island may be possible depending on demand and weather - cannot be prebooked. Day trip surcharge of US$ 70 per person is paid at the resort where applicable. No diving on days of arrival and departure.
Resort diving includes:
Dives, boat rides, experienced English-speaking divemaster(s) for maximum 6 divers (max. 15 per boat), soft drinks, tanks, weights and weightbelts. Diving excludes (mandatory, unless customer provides own):
Scuba equipment can be rented on arrival. Optional extras:
Namena Marine Park fees of US$ 20 per person are payable if visiting.
How to get there:
The Koro Sun is a one hour drive away from Savusavu Airport, along the Hibiscus Highway in Vanua Levu. You can take one of the short daily flights to Savusavu from either Suva or Nadi Airport on Viti Levu. For more details see our Vanua Levu tourist information section.
Dive clubs and group discounts:
Pay for 15 guests and 1 extra person can join free of charge.
If this is your only planned visit to Fiji then we strongly recommend that you consider a 2 night add-on stay at Pacific Harbour on Viti Levu, to allow you to witness the not-to-be-missed shark feed diving. This option is also convenient as it is located close to both the international gateway airports in Fiji - Nadi and Suva.
There are 23 bures, all with ocean views, at Koro Sun - 8 Garden bures for 2 guests, 9 Family bures (2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom) for up to 5 guests and 1 2-storey Honeymoon bure with plunge pool, spa tub and wet bar.
All the bures have:
Air-conditioning and fans
Seaview sun terrace
Outdoor Rock Shower bathroom with hot water shower, towels and toiletries
Most of the scuba diving is along fringing reefs in areas of Savusavu famed for their hard and soft corals. A few dive sites are in deeper and more exposed water for the opportunity to see pelagic marine life, but currents on these sites make them more suitable for experienced divers.
Journey times are just 15-25 minutes. Dive trips usually depart 08:30 hrs, returning around noon after 2 dives. Trips to more remote sites may be available at an extra cost, depending on demand and weather conditions.
The boat is a 10 metre custom-built Roberta (max. 15 divers), powered by twin engines, with exit ladder, toilet, shower and rinse tank.
Daytrips include a divemaster, soft drinks, cookies and towels. The staff will carry and wash your scuba gear.
With its own 9 hole golf course, swimming pools, tennis courts and rainforest to explore, there's plenty to keep you active during your stay. Off site, there are regular trips to nearby villages which afford a great chance to get a flavour of the local Fijian culture.
The Koro Sun Resort also boasts an on-site spa for those looking for a little TLC. A lively bar in the evenings allows you to trade stories with fellow guests and staff.
Facilities: Restaurant & bar - golf course - 2 swimming pools with kids pool & waterslide - 2 Tennis courts - Koro Kids Club - movies - pool table - table tennis - sea kayaks - mountain bikes - beach volleyball - snorkelling - telephone & fax - internet - babysitting & baby cots - massage - gift shop - laundry
Location: Savusavu, Vanua Levu Island, northern Fiji
Meals are served in the dining area, beside the reception. A small menu is available each day but is constantly changed through the week so there's always something new to try.
The menu is international in flavour but is spiced up with a local mix of Fijian and Indian dishes. BBQs are regularly arranged by the resort and are a firm favourite with guests, allowing you to sample the local seafood.
Pizza and pastas
Steaks and burgers
Salads and soups
All special dietary requirements can be catered for but please inform us at the time of booking.
Complimentary breakfast - fruit juice, coffee/tea, fruit, cereals, yoghurt, pastries, croissants, toast, ham/bacon and eggs.
There are 2 recompression chambers in Fiji and both are situated in the capital Suva. One is privately owned by a local hospital and the other is provided by the Fiji Diving Association. We recommend you have your own dive insurance, as Suva is 200 km away.
The dive boat carries a first aid kit and oxygen is available at the resort. 1 divemaster is provided for every 6 divers.
For general emergencies Savusavu Hospital is 15 km away.
Reception at Koro Sun has a safety box for your valuables and there is a security guard on the premises between 15:00 - 06:00 hrs. The nearest police station is also 15 km.