Natalei Eco Lodge - gateway to Natale-i-ra Village, Tova Peak and the world renowned Moon Reef beckons you to visit paradise. and experience fijian based rural life in the unspoiled natural beauty of Natalei in  Dawasamu, Tailevu.     
Natalei Eco Lodge is an hour's drive from Suva City and a fourty-five minutes drive from the Dairy District of Korovou Town via pristine rainforest breathtaking natural landscapes passing through villages, settlements and two prominent boys high schools (RKS & QVS) and the Dawasamu Secondary School along the Korovou - Dawasamu stretch.   

The Lodge offers uncommercialised beachfront accommodation with no phones in the traditional thatched fijian bures offering private bathrooms to communal shared facilities, comfort bunk beds for discerning young travellers, traditional fijan culture, local food, friendly fijian crew, watch captivating spinner dolphins at Moon Reef, snorkeling, swimming, nature walks, a mini workshop classroom, waterfall visit, fishing, bonfire, lovo and many more.  

Just a hop away from the bure you dip into beautiful rich greyish black sand and ocean. The view is spectacular to watch the rising of the sun, the amazing sun setting in the horizon and the waves lapping on your feet.

Mobiles do catch at the lodge. 

All affordable tariffs are inclusive of three great meals per person per night.

For more details please contact:-

1. Ms Vuli Mamafainoa at Natalei Eco Lodge
on Tel: (679) 9431787

2. Dolphin Watch Fiji (DWF) on (679) 9916338. 

All photos supplied by Josefa (Jay) Bau.

Room types

The eight traditonal thatched fijian bures with natural airconditioning with private bathroom to shared communal facilities are designed to blend in with the natural environment. 


  • 24 Hour Security
  • Beachfront
  • Car Parking
  • Conference Room
  • Musical And Cultural Entertainment
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Tour Desk/Activities Office 

Our activities

Trekking, horse riding, guided mangrove kayaking, fishing, Dolphin watching at Moon Reef are at a reasonable cost.  
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Coconut husking
  • Cultural lessons
  • Fish feeding
  • Guided walks/tours
  • Kava ceremony
  • Kayaks
  • Musical And Cultural Entertainment
  • Snorkelling
  • Volleyball


All meals are prepared by the Kitchen staff and served daily buffet style at every meal time.


The Moon Reef Ocean Festival is an annual event that is held on a two yearly basis with student groups from an Australian University.      


There are several ways to get to Natalei Eco Lodge.

1. Catch the local air-conditioned express buses (Flying Prince Transport, Inter-Cities Bus Ltd, Sunbeam Transport, Vatukoula Express) from Suva's main western bus station to Korovou Town in Northland Tailevu.  Next  take a taxi/carrier or van straight to the Lodge.   

2. The local bus services of Nasese and Dawasamu also operate the Suva/Nausori/Korovou/Natale-i-ra/Takalana/Silana routes and vice versa.  

3. Hire a vehicle from any car rental outlets on the mainland.

Mobile(679) 9431787/9916338
PO Box 63 Korovou Tailevu
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  • Beach Volleyball
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  • Coconut husking
  • Cultural lessons
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  • Guided walks/tours
  • Kava ceremony
  • Kayaks
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