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South Pacific style welcomes you to the fragrant world of Fiji and the Six Senses Malolo Island Resort. A collection of thatched hideaway villas sits on a deserted spit of sand, tucked in between flora clad islands and the rolling waves that make the largely uninhabited Fiji the purest surfers paradise. Warm service comes dressed in authentic smiles, and the multi-layered approach to wonder and wellness will leave you endlessly enchanted by this kaleidoscope land of colour.
Ideal for Couples and Families
Close proximity to surrounding surf breaks
Spa and Recreation Facilities
Malolo Island, Mamanucas, Fiji
Wayfarers Atlas can make your journey to Six Senses as seamless as possible.
AIRPORT – Nadi International Airport
TRANSFER – Paradise lost can be tricky to track down, but by air, road and boat you can find your way to Fiji’s finest hidden gem. Upon arrival at the airport, you can pick from a shared minibus or private car to carry you to the blue hues of Port Denarau. At the port, you can rest easy in the breezy café as you await your speedboat transfer to take you the final leg of your journey. By speedboat, it’s a swift 35-minute journey before you are placed on these secret shores. Alternatively, a helicopter transfer can be arranged for guests who want to witness the velvet green islands from above.
WEATHER – Dry Season – April to October
SURF SEASON – April to October
If the gods created divine islands, the Mamanucas would be their piece de resistance. The playful salt breezes, the bleached white sand, and long summer seasons invite year-round boardshort weather. The water temperature stays close to the air temperature at a balmy 28 degrees ensuring that wetsuits can stay on the hangers at home. In the winter months of July and August, you can expect less humidity and dry blue skies, whereas between November and March you may find some relief in the rains.
“Daydreams abound at the Six Senses Malolo Island, live out your barefoot fantasy in a world spun from sugar sands and cloud-like surf breaks.”
Children aged five years and below stay and eat for free from the children’s menu.
Family Villas & Residences
Babysitting Service & Kids Club
Guest Experience Maker (GEM) service for all Villas and Residences
Laundry and pressing service
24-hour Front Desk and Concierge service
Full-Service Spa and Daily wellness activities
Fitness center, Personal Trainer and Tennis Court
Library with wireless Internet access, a wide selection of books and magazines
5 surf breaks within 20 minutes of the resort
Oceanfront dining is sublime at Six Senses. Tovolea Restaurant invites you to feast South Island style beneath a thatched roof. With sunset views, locally sourced ingredients, and traditional fire lighting rituals to accompany your cocktails, every second is its own experience at Tovolea.
The Rara Restaurant and Bar curates the perfect version of chic casual. Themed dinners are delectably enjoyed with front row marina views and cool tonics to keep you fresh. Inside, you will also find the beautifully stocked artisan delights of the Gourmet Deli. Planning a beach picnic and feeling peckish? The deli can pack up a glittering spread for all.
Finally, the TeiTei Pizzeria serves up stone-baked delights while you watch a movie at the outdoor cinema or when the world calls for nothing more complicated than you, a pizza, and an ice-cold beer on the sands.
Each of the 24 villas that make up the dreamy locale of the Six Senses Malolo Island boast their own plunge pools so keeping cool in paradise is never not an option. For those guests that want to mingle poolside, the main place to swim is an elegant affair with plenty of lounge space and a bar at hand so those tropical cocktails can keep flowing with ease.
Designed to mirror a traditional Fijian village, the Six Senses Malolo Island Spa far surpasses the ordinary. Direct links with Mother Nature are nurtured on the doorstep of the thick green jungle, with a myriad of treatments taking you on ritualistic journeys to heal every inch of your being. From the simple heated lava shell massage to the flamboyant 24karat gold facial, the carefully curated herbal poultices, and the amazing alchemy bar – nothing is cookie cutter in this spa.
But the Six Senses goes beyond the spa; life-changing programs can be pieced together by resident experts, singing bowl meditation can release you from daily stress, and intensive yoga classes intuitively teaches you how to find yourself.
The Six Senses brand has always been adept at balancing adult needs with the challenge of keeping Little Wayfarers well entertained. Adults can busy themselves in the bliss of the wine cellar, tasting table, majestic surf sessions, and Kava ceremonies. Children are encouraged to run riot with the kids club boasting an incredible array of programs designed to nurture and grow young minds.
Twenty-four villas and well-dressed suites make up the cool collective of the Six Senses Malolo Island. Calling on the best island fresh designs, you can expect thatched roofs, sprawling timber decks, shimmering private pools, and thoughtful touches like your own private wine fridge, personal yoga mat, and cocoon-like organic beds to entice you to sleep easy beneath the stars.
*All one-bedroom villas can accommodate two adults plus one child under 12 years and two-bedroom villas can accommodate four adults plus two children under 12 years. The sofa in the living area is turned into a bed.
Calming creams and bursts of zesty mandarin come together in the hip and charming hideaway pool villas. The one bed villas are havens of happiness for couples wanting to carve out their own chunk of fabulous Fiji. Move seamlessly from the cool lounge to the timber deck where a plunge pool shakes you free from the midday heat and a daybeds and al-fresco dining spaces encourage intimate suppers and sunshine siestas. The outdoor bathroom with soaking tub is a dreamy end of day treat after a day barrelling the infamous surf breaks close by.
For small families or friends craving that extra space; the Hideaway Pool Suite delivers generous room to relax and play. You can choose from one or two bed suites and both come with the grace of a gorgeous outdoor deck and private pool, outdoor bathroom with bespoke amenities, and the soft birdsong surroundings of your own lush tropical garden.
Fiji finery comes into its own at this one bed beautiful pool villa. Wrapped in a cocoon of greenery – this spacious little oasis invites you to lounge on the knotted teak deck, plunge into your private pool, and sprawl on pillowy soft sun loungers. During the day the bi-fold doors slide open to seamlessly blend al-fresco cool with indoor calm. Glorious soaking tubs, billowy beds draped in white, and creative splashes of color make you want to stay close all day.
Blending two sublime properties into one, the two-bedroom hideaway pool suite is a welcome vision for families craving space, serenity, and separate decks with shimmering plunge pools. Two separate living rooms offer plenty of private time for families wanting to indulge in movie time, cool off in the high heat of the afternoon or enjoy their own sommelier experience with compliments from the wine fridge. Two bathrooms with outdoor sink-down tubs, and bedrooms boasting heavenly organic beds. When you can bear to tear yourself away from the warm woods, high rafters, and shaded pool views, your guest experience maker will add yet another dash of magic to the day.
Over 18000 sqm of barefoot luxury space makes the two-bed beachfront pool residence one of the most sought after Six Senses homes in the collection. Families have everything they need to feel fully immersed in a heavenly home away from home. Stone textures, plump L shaped sofas, From glistening fully equipped kitchen to a media room for popcorn and movie nights, loft lounges for cozy mezzanine moments, and beautiful bedrooms with misty cloud sheets and four poster split emperor beds for languid mornings – every space is curated for pure pleasure against a precious tropical backdrop. The outside space is at a premium with woven hanging chairs, cool cabanas, and direct ocean access ensure ocean lovers are lured in by gauzy blue views.
Make your mark at this three-bedroom marina pool residence enveloped by gorgeously manicured green gardens and punctuated with a large turquoise pool for morning laps, afternoon plunges, and milk bottle moonlit swims. Endless sublime space weaves together warm whitewash walls, soft polished woods, and rooms with direct views out across the glittering marina. Three bedrooms all invite envy, some with well-dressed emperor beds, bathrooms with beautiful vanities and steamy showers, and sheer curtains that bring an air of romance to the woven ceilings. For al fresco lunches and starlit suppers – pick between a fully equipped kitchen, sizzling barbeques on the deck, or gourmet picnics from the on-site deli.
Panoramic vistas of the South Pacific and an elevated perch surrounded by lush green lands offers a handsome playground for those seeking a kingly place to stay. Eight guests can make the most of the four fabulous bedrooms with a riveting X shaped design, all boasting direct ocean views (some framed by gleaming glass balconies), whimsical four-poster beds, and one with outdoor shower to majestic marble tubs. An oversized T shaped pool has been expertly curated for plunging, splashing, paddling or even swimming laps, and the Lazy Susan table delivers divine outdoor dining. Families traveling with Little Wayfarers will love the soft grass gardens on each side, and nothing says a spellbinding sunset like pre-dinner cocktails in the outdoor lounge area.
Choose from two to five bedroom residences, either perched on the oceanfront, sitting pretty on the marina, or set in the lush landscape with views across the water. Whichever style you select, you can be sure of five-star luxury. Oversized private infinity pools, endless spaces to lounge both inside and out, fully equipped kitchens and breezy bright lounges keep a beautiful balance between social spaces and quiet time. Families will adore the residences as they come complete with private nanny services – just what you need to take your private pacific paradise up a notch.
Complimentary cribs are on hand for sleepy Little Wayfarers
A 24-hour doctor is always on call
Little Wayfarers are invited to grow with Six Senses. Not only is Fiji paradise for small ones who adore rolling surf, barefeet in the sand, and plenty of splash time – but Six Senses makes it even more magical with their fabulous kid’s club. With family-based activities on land and sea, and pristine private villas for rest and play – you will feel right at home in the happiness of Fiji.
The Residences at the Six Senses Malolo Island are without a doubt the ultimate choice for families seeking that balance of private space and together time. Infinity edged pools, spacious decks, and even your very own private nanny on call all work in harmony to keep kids well entertained and parents free to surf and explore. The full-service kitchen is also a dream for those nights when barbeque and beers in your own garden feels like the purest of pleasures.
Little Wayfarers bloom in the nurturing space of the Kids Club. A multilayered approach to learning and play is beautifully embraced, encouraging all kinds of questions, creativity, wellness, nature and active energy to rise to the surface.
Along with the daily wonder of the kid’s club, an incredible program for families has been beautifully pieced together. From kayaking trips to yoga classes, bicycle trails and private home cinema sessions, this is the place to be making those everlasting memories.
With private pools in every villa, your Little Wayfarers can splash and shout and kick their feet without a worry.
From the gourmet deli to complementary ice-creams – Little Wayfarers won’t go hungry at the Six Senses Malolo Island Resort. Breakfast, lunch and dinner take on an ambient casual affair throughout the dining spaces on offer. From quick fire pizzas to sit down suppers, the chef can always whip up something to satiate. For those who won’t feel like putting on a pair of shoes, full serviced kitchens in the bigger villas ensure that you can whip up your own wonderful meals.
Get in touch with your local Travel Doctor for up to date health information, precautions and travel advice for your destination, including information regarding clean drinking water.
For peace of mind, we recommend travel insurance that includes medical evacuation.
Mozzies can be found in paradise too.
Refer to the World Health Organisation or the US CDC for information on Mosquito-borne and other insect-borne diseases.
Sublime Surfing – Fiji is an untapped paradise for surfers, the famed wave poetically named Cloudbreak can be reached only twenty minutes from your door. Hailed as one of the ten most challenging waves in the world, intrepid riders are sure to be drawn into wanting to tame the blue water beast.
Cinema Beneath the Stars – Relax in the fragrant herb garden with a tub of homemade ice-cream and chewy pizza from TeiTei. Each night you can enjoy an immersive cinema experience beneath the stars.
Private Hideaways – The Six Senses Manalo Island takes peace and privacy to idyllic new plains with their hideaway villas stashed in the lush gardens or on the oceanfront. With personal pools, divine decks for languishing, and every modern amenity you can lock yourself away from the world for as long as you like.
Cultural Cool – Fijian culture is bright, colourful and fabulously friendly. At the Six Senses Malolo Island, you don’t need to cut off from the culture outside your door. From Fijian cooking classes to special ceremonies, local village visits and traditional song and dance, immerse yourself in the spirit of these islands.
The warm waters of Fiji are a wet and wild playground for saltwater junkies. With a dive school, world-class surf academy, and kayaks and paddleboards for hire you need not touch dry land for the whole time you are here.
Leave the lore of Six Senses behind and discover the unchartered waters and wonders of rare Fiji. Aboard your own boat, you can travel across the blue to seek shores for sublime snorkelling, white sand picnics, and sunset drinks.
Blur the boundaries between spa bliss and spiritual journeys at the Malolo Island Wellness Village. Special poultices, fragrant flower necklaces, bobo massages, and an empowering balance of meditation and treatments invite you to embrace your deeper self.
Learn the secrets of sublime Fijian cuisine as you take a cooking class or two in the TeiTei Kitchen. From collecting fresh ingredients from the garden to touring the resort farm, you can have a blast perfecting the art of edible island delights or take those holiday vibes home with you by learning the art of how to make a fine cocktail.
A premier surf destination for wave chasers, Fiji is an archipelago made up over 332 islands graced with some of the best breaks in the world. One of the highlights of Malolo Island is its close locale to the majestic Cloudbreak surf spot. The sheer volume of water hitting the reef earned this break, not only its name, but also its reputation for being one of the most challenging waves to ride in the world.
Surfers who don’t want to tackle cloudbreak can explore the other nearby breaks of Wilkes Passage, Desperations, and Restaurants.
Tropicsurf has got you covered when it comes to exploring the waves nearby Six Senses Fiji. A full-service team matches you with the best equipment, the right guides, the best teachers, and the best spots to nurture your unique needs.
Those looking to learn to surf, beginners and groms will also have a blast riding the pint-sized perfection of the Swimming Pools break.
Cloudbreak. Regularly voted as one of the best and most challenging waves in the world, this is a bucket-list-worthy, world-class left reef pass not to be missed. This spot is located a short 20 minute boat ride away from Six Senses.
Namotu Lefts. One of the longest rides in the area, this one’s a little less fierce and more forgiving than its neighbouring Cloudbreak, and it’s a great wave for experienced surfers. A thrilling wave that goes on for 100 yards, you’ll find this a bit more mellow than Cloudbreak but just as much fun. It’s an exposed left-hander reef break that peels off powerful and hollow barrels consistently.
Restaurants: When the offshore winds from the east and south-east come in, this iconic left-hander break is one of the best you can find. It’s an exposed reef break where the waves are a little less gnarly than its big brother, Cloudbreak (from 3 to 8 ft) and the conditions need to be spot on – medium to high tide to avoid the reef below and a big swell, but when it’s on, it’s on. Breaking just off the resort island of Tavarua, it’s pretty spectacular wave with peeling barrels that’s mainly for the experts.
Desperations: Desperations serves up small but consistent waves day in, day out. It’s not a classic reef pass, but the incoming swells form fun peaks due to its unique shape and position. SW–SE swell and NE-NW wind make this a solid wave for intermediate surfers and above. Hit this one at high tide because it can get shallow.
Wilkes Passage: Ideal for any level of surfer, Wilkes is also located in the majestic Mamanuca Islands, just across the channel from Namotu. Rising quickly out of deep water at the end of the Malolo Barrier Reef, it’s a cool, consistent right-hander and powerful, long wave that the crowds adore. Northeast winds and high tide see this wave soar.
Swimming Pools: The clear, bright blue water gives this break its name, and it’s the go-to surf for a fun, relaxed, ‘rippable’ ride. One of the closest spots to surf near Namotu Island Resort, it’s a popular destination for beginner surfers with plenty of SUPs and kiteboarding for the non-surfers.
March to November
Beginner to Advanced
Medium to High
No direct access to waves
Boat transfers to surrounding breaks
Coaching & Guiding