Our first guests arrived 3,500 years ago and liked the place so much, they stayed ...today you too can discover and enjoy this intimate, friendly and authentic Fijian resort. Welcome home to First Landing Beach Resort & Villas!  
Being a small resort means that our staff have time to remember names and enjoy the company of our guests. The moment you arrive, you will be greeted with Fiji's famous expression of welcome - "BULA" - a word you will hear a lot of while you are here.We are a small, owner operated resort, with a range of accommodation options from Fijian style bures to our two bedroom, luxurious Royal Villa or Garden villa with private pools. We have a lively bar and very popular beachfront restaurant. We pride ourselves on personal attention to our guests and the genuine bula spirit of our staff will ensure your stay is a memorable one.First Landing Beach Resort is the perfect location for a destination stay in Fiji, in combination with an outer island resort or cruise or a short stop-over in Fiji due to our location.Come and learn about the fascinating history, culture and natural heritage of this special place.First Landing Beach Resort is famous for: Mai Kana Restaurant, one of Fiji’s most memorable restaurants, Dream on Fiji Spa, trips to the nearby islands from resort jetty and stunning wedding locations.

Room types

Garden and Beachfront Spa Bures are all duplex configuration plantation-style design. They feature air conditioning & overhead fans. Beachfront Spa Bures have a spa in the bathroom with a “secret window” to access ocean views. No TV in the rooms.
Deluxe Garden Bures have a separate lounge & fully equipped kitchen.  
Garden Villas have 2 bedrooms each on the ground floor with each bedroom having a private bathroom and outdoor showers. The master bedroom has a spa bath.  Each Villa has its own private pool and spa, BBQ patio and large  verandah. The full kitchen includes a washer/dyer,and the living area has TV, DVD, CD and integrated sound system.  
Our Royal Villa (renamed after Prince Charles stayed) has 2 bedrooms with the master bedroom on the first floor and second bedroom on the ground floor.  This beachfront villa has aprivate swimming pool with spa.  Master Bedroom has ensuite with double spa and ocean views.  Second bedroom also has ensuite bathroom with outdoor shower. The villa has a kitchen, dining veranda, living room and laundry.  The kitchen is fully equipped and the living room has colour TV, DVD, CD, integrated sound system.  Laundry has washer/dryer. The villa is fully air conditioned.
Oceanview Studio Apartment
This apartment is on the ground floor with a large bedroom/lounge area and bathroom with bathtub and separate shower.  
Oceanview One bedroom Apartment
This apartment is set on the ground floor with a large bedroom with private bathroom, and seperate lounge area with full kitchenette. There is a washer/dryer in this apartment. 
Oceanview Three bedroom Apartment
This apartment is on the first floor with three bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.There is a full kitchen, living room with TV and a spacious veranda. 


  • 24 Hour Reception/Concierge
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby sitter
  • Bar
  • Barber/Beauty
  • Beachfront
  • Business Facilities
  • Car Parking
  • Conference Centre
  • Conference Room
  • Convenience Store
  • Courier Service
  • Doctor (on call) 
  • Electrical adapters
  • Event Planning
  • Executive Boardroom
  • Ferry Service (Boat)
  • Foreign exchange
  • Fridge (in room)
  • Gift Shop 
  • Guest Laundry/Valet Service 
  • Ice Machine
  • Internet
  • Kids Club
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Bar
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Private BBQ
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Spa 
  • Swimming Pool 
  • Tour Desk/Activities Office 
  • TV
  • Wedding Facilities
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Wi-fi

Our activities

After a busy day exploring rain forests & islands or relaxing around the pool after a spa treatment you can look forward to relaxing under the palm trees at nights listening to our staff band.Our activities bure is the place to go to find out what else can be planned for the day ... perhaps a Fijian cooking class, or a walk through the gardens to learn how the Fijians use the local plants, or learn how to weave coconut leaves into all kinds of practical things, or work on strategies for the evening's crab race plus many more interesting activities.
Our weekly dance show features dances from around the Pacific ending with heart stopping Samoan Fire Dance! Our staff perform their traditional meke as well! Our  Island day trips depart daily from the resort’s jetty to the nearby islands only a 20-30 minute boat ride away. The area around these islands is a marine sanctuary so excellent snorkelling and diving can be experienced!
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Coconut husking
  • Crab racing
  • Cultural lessons
  • Fish feeding
  • Guided walks/tours
  • Kava ceremony
  • Kayaks
  • Kid’s club
  • Musical And Cultural Entertainment
  • Pool table
  • Snorkelling
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball


Mai Kana is one of Fiji’s most memorable restaurants. We combine the essential ingredients of great food, the friendliest staff and a fantastic ambience, with a unique beachfront setting. Timber decks and coral platforms are set amidst swaying palms, overlooking the ocean and gardens. Our local chefs under the watchful eye of Executive Chef Darren Braddock, who brings a wealth of international experience and together they bring an array of culinary delights to your dining experience. They create local and international dishes to suit any palate. Our menu is famous for fresh lobster and seafood as well as great steaks and exotic local dishes. Chef uses only the best of fresh, local produce. Our pizzas and fresh salads round out the menu. And please try to leave room for our great desserts!


With a stunning white sand beach, majestic sunsets, private big food island and lush tropical gardens, First Landing provides an absolutely superb backdrop for your wedding. First Landing is an authentic Fijian style property that offers a range of affordable wedding packages and accommodation options.
We also ensure fantastic engagement parties, vow renewals, corporate events, team building retreats and any other function required. Our full time on site wedding and function co-ordinator will work with you to make sure your event is what you have always dreamed of.


Just 17kms north-west of Nadi International Airport, the 15 minute drive from the airport takes you through scenic countryside and sugarcane fields, past the Sleeping Giant Mountains and through historic Viseisei Village, Fiji's first legendary village settlement. Lautoka, Fiji's second largest city, is just 15 minutes away by road, with Nadi town, the main shopping area, 30 minutes away. From the First Landing marina you are 20 minutes by boat to the nearest island in the Mamanuca island group. Denarau Island is 40 minutes by either road or 15 mins by boat. ... and will be your home away from home.  
PO Box 348 Lautoka Fiji Islands
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Coconut husking
  • Crab racing
  • Cultural lessons
  • Deluxe
  • Fish feeding
  • Guided walks/tours
  • Hotels & Resorts
  • Kava ceremony
  • Kayaks
  • Kid’s club
  • Midrange
  • Musical And Cultural Entertainment
  • Nadi
  • Pool table
  • Snorkelling
  • Table tennis
  • Villas
  • Volleyball