Starfish Blue- Hanging Bed, Private Pool, Views, Maids, in-Room Jetted Tub

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Last updated: 10/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Nothing says relaxation like a hanging bed. Enjoy the view from your private spot in paradise as you gently sway with a stellar view of paradise. Starfish Blue is on Fiji's vivid Suncoast- lush greenery and tropical hues.

Honeymooners and couples love the master suite with 2 person jetted tub, and families love the three bedrooms and bathrooms and private pool.

Adults traveling together enjoy the variety of things to do in this slice of paradise. The upstairs master suite is exceptional- hardwood floors, in-room jetted tub, desk area and covered deck with loungers.

Downstairs, 2 smaller bedrooms each have a private bath and glass doors that open just 6 steps from the pool- the definition of a perfect room. From the garden, it's a short walk down the private steps to the blue water of the Pacific Ocean, where you can snorkel in the calm water. Starfish Blue is located in near Wananavu Beach Resort and driving distance to Volivoli Beach.

Huge Value- Resort Privileges in a totally private home.

Hmmm, relax on the outdoor hanging bed, watch the tides change and the lazy boat traffic or take a day trip to a village in the interior? Maybe you want to hire a masseuse for a poolside massage. Decisions, decisions. At Starfish Blue, you can also spend the day at a resort.
Volivoli Beach, which is a short drive away, is open 365 days a year and welcomes our guests- they have a sand floor bar, wooden dining deck with luxurious, leather furniture, pool with swim-up bar, and a beautiful beach with gorgeous sunsets. For the price of a drink or a meal, you're part of the family. Guests enjoy free kayaking and the dive shop on premises.
Guests have full privileges at Wananavu Beach Resort, which is about a 5-minute walk from Starfish Blue. At the resort, you can join day trips, dine in the restaurant, relax with a cocktail at the bar and swim at the pool. Please note that Wananavu occasionally closes for private weddings or when it is at full capacity.

Local Area: RakiRaki is a small town in Northern Viti Levu.- the main island of Fiji. There are 4 or 5 grocery stores and an open-air market. Starfish Blue is in a quiet residential area adjacent to Wananavu Beach Resort.

The region is lush, mountainous, with gorgeous views. The area immediately around the resort is rural. Very peaceful, great for a relaxing holiday or dive holiday or a very private honeymoon. Swimming (Pool and Ocean), Snorkeling, Diving, Walking, Boat Trips, Day Trips, Boat Trip to Island for the day.

The water is exceptional- we are protected by 3 islands, making the water during some times of the year as calm as a lake. It's the tropical blue, almost transparent water that you come to Fiji to see. Not all areas of Fiji are blessed with the postcard tropical seas that we have. When the trade winds are in the humidity falls but the water can be choppy.

Amenities:: Covered hanging bed, private pool with cool spa, in-room jetted tub in Master Suite, private water access, laundry, full kitchen, maid 2 hours a day 5 days a week, access to Volivoli Beach Resort and Wananavu Beach Resort, scuba diving, snorkeling, indoor/outdoor sound system, DVD Player and TV, and wifi is included. Please note- the wifi is great for checking in and emailing, but not good for streaming videos or gaming. That's okay, you're in Fiji!

We've tried to include everything you might need to make your holiday more enjoyable. In addition to a fully stocked kitchen, including coffee maker, panini maker, blender, and other small appliances, we have all linens you will need, pool towels as well as bath towels and sheets for all of the beds.

Free crib/cot and high chair.

We also provide masks and snorkels for using in the water. We do not provide fins, as the area outside our house is rocky, so you will need your own water shoes.

We have an indoor/outdoor stereo system, with easy hook up for your mp3 players. We also have a DVD player with a small library of DVD's and Sky TV.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Staff


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Please understand that we have a pool right in front of the house, and the lawn is terraced down to the ocean. Some families are thrilled, other families find they spend a lot of time chasing their children. Only you can determine if this will be a good fit for you, feel free to email Beth with any questions you have. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside is fine...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Master Suite: 1 king

    spacious, hot tub, covered deck...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    direct access to pool...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    direct access to pool...moreless

  • The upstairs master is a true suite, with a spa tub for two in the room with gorgeous views, bathroom, desk, sitting area with leather Pacific Green furniture, and private deck with gorgeous views and two hardwood loungers. The downstairs rooms are each similar to generously sized hotel rooms. Each has a queen bed, sink in the room and separate shower and toilet area. The bedrooms have large, glass doors which open up to the pool. They say the perfect room is 6 steps from the pool, Starfish Blue has two of them. We can bring in up to two rollaway beds as needed. We offer a crib and high chair for babies....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Master Suite: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ocean view...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    sink is in the room...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    sink is in the room...moreless

  • We've designed all of our bathrooms to have the sink outside in the room, to allow two people to get ready at once. Towels, both pool and bath, are provided....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Our spa outside is a cool spa - it shares the water with the pool. In the master bedroom, we have a 2 person jetted tub, which you fill from the tap. Volivoli Beach Resort has high speed internet access (for a fee) a pool with swim up bar, free kayaking, bar and restaurant. Wananavu Beach Resort is within walking distance and has a computer with internet access (for a fee) activities, daily snorkel tours as well as trips to villages, waterfalls, etc. You're welcome to join the activities, but fees do apply just as it does for their own guests. You're welcome to use their pool for no charge, as well as eat in the restaurant and relax in the bar. Some of the amenities listed above (such as tennis courts, boats) are at Wananavu. Please note, while Volivoli is open year round, Wananavu occasionally closes to the public for private wedding parties. ...moreless


  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Sky Pacific downstairs, with option to hook up to speaker system. TV with DVD playup upstairs. ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Rain Forests
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Luaus
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Oceanfront:

    Steps down to the ocean. It is rocky, very little actual beach area- Wananavu has a man made beach, Volivoli has a lovely beach,and you can take a boat to a few beaches on Nananu-I-Ra. ...moreless

  • Resort
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    We have a palm wood dining table that seats 6, and a glass table outside that seats 6, as well. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Each bedroom has it's own powerful air con unit. They are serviced 4 times a year. We ask that you switch them off when you aren't in your room. They cool down the room in 5-10 minutes. ...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Slow connection. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Pool towels, bath towels, and sheets provided. Just bring your suit!...moreless

  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    We provide laundry line for fresh breeze dried laundry. ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless Internet! In Fiji! Doesn't do well to stream videos or play video games, but that's not why you came all this way, is it?...moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat:

    At Wananavu Beach Resort or via private rental....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayas available at Wananavu Beach Resort and Volivoli Beach...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    At Wananavu Beach Resort...moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Masks and snorkels provided for unlimited snorkeling. ...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    At Wananavu Beach Resort and Volivoli Beach...moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    Jetted tub in Master Suite. Cool spa is connected to the pool. ...moreless

  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Private pool with goregous view of 3 islands and cool spa that flows into the pool. ...moreless

  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Jetted Tub:

    2 person, in-room jetted tub upstairs. ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


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from 17 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 18 - Jan 7, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

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  • Per week for 3-6 guests $300

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 10/23/2016
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Car: Recommended

A true relaxation concept destination, with wifi. The best of both worlds.

Absolute waterfront- private steps down to the beach. Relaxing, rural, quaint area- a photographers dream.

This is one of the world's finest places to dive or snorkel. We provide masks and snorkels for you to use at Starfish Blue or to take with you on an excursion during your stay.

The water is very calm here, as we are protected by 3 islands. You can take a leisurely swim down to Wananavu (they are sometimes at capacity and closed to outside guests), where you can rest on the lounge chairs or hammocks. Enjoy dinner cooked by our two smiling maids (see our web site for menu) or eat under the stars at Wananavu while being serenaded by locals with a ukulele.

Volivoli Beach, about a 10 minute taxi ride away, is open to our guests 365 days a year. They have a beautiful natural beach and offer diving, kayaking and and sand "Voliball" court, as well as the best fish 'n chips in all of Fiji.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: I'm a writer, speaker and fun person to hang out with. I spent 20 years (from age 5 to 25) living outside of Washington DC in Fairfax, VA. I went to Paul VI high school and graduated with a degree in psychology from George Mason University. I live in Asheville, NC and truly enjoy this funky, artsy, eclectic mountain town. I've been going to Fiji since 1999. A piece of my mind and heart are always there.

Why the Owner Chose Volivoli, Fiji:
I have been to 44 countries. I liked Fiji well enough, but couldn't find the blue water that I was looking for with all of the resorts at Denarau. It wasn't until I went to the northern tip of the main island that I fell completely, utterly, hopelessly in love. The beauty above and below the waterline is unmatched. Denarau Island may have shopping and a Hard Rock Cafe, but I can get that at home. When I go to Fiji, I want palm trees, blue water and coral reefs as part of my every day.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Privacy- you feel like you're on an out-island as Starfish Blue is set on a point with a view of 3 island, but you have mainland conveniences-- power (with back up generator) and nipping out for groceries isn't an all day ordeal. The hanging bed will erase any cares you brought along with you, and the pool is delightful, and unlike other properties, gets afternoon shade, so the water is cool and refreshing. With 3 ensuite bathrooms, each room is private. The master suite is sublime. Read on the covered deck, or relax in the 2 person jetted tub. Granite counter tops, stainless steel dishwasher, and daily maid service make life in paradise a modern pleasure.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Dusk at Starfish Blue

    Dusk at Starfish Blue

  • Your crystal clear pool with view of three islands

    Your crystal clear pool with view of three islands

  • Morning sunrise on front of house

    Morning sunrise on front of house

  • Your Luxurious Master Suite with In-room Jacuzzi

    Your Luxurious Master Suite with In-room Jacuzzi

  • View from Starfish Blue of hanging bed.

    View from Starfish Blue of hanging bed.

  • Dining Area with Pacific Green palmwood dining table and leather chairs

    Dining Area with Pacific Green palmwood dining table and leather chairs

  • Enjoy a Personal Masseuse and Beauty Therapist

    Enjoy a Personal Masseuse and Beauty Therapist

  • Do you see the hand tiled starfish in the pool?

    Do you see the hand tiled starfish in the pool?

  • Guests enjoying the backside of a sunset- near the hanging bed

    Guests enjoying the backside of a sunset- near the hanging bed

  • Pool with a view of 3 off-shore islands. Absolute oceafront on a thriving reef.

    Pool with a view of 3 off-shore islands. Absolute oceafront on a thriving reef.

  • Private Pool with a View

    Private Pool with a View

  • Your holiday home away from home.

    Your holiday home away from home.

  • Bedroom


  • Lounge Area with upscale, Pacific Green furniture

    Lounge Area with upscale, Pacific Green furniture

  • Comfy, leather and palm wood furniture.

    Comfy, leather and palm wood furniture.

  • Master Suite view of pool and hanging bed. Palm trees provide morning shade.

    Master Suite view of pool and hanging bed. Palm trees provide morning shade.

  • Our small beach area. The snorkeling is superb.

    Our small beach area. The snorkeling is superb.

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This listing was first published here in 2005.

Date last modified - Sunday, October 23, 2016

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