Naqalia Lodge is a small resort nestled on its own beach offering a unique Fijian family experience. Established by the Tagova clan of Waya Lailai Island, the family seek to immerse you in the Fijian way of life.

Your stay at Naqalia Lodge will not only be relaxing but educational as you learn the Fijian culture and traditions. Have your meals prepared in an open fire, experience a kava ceremony and join the Naqalia family in singing Fijian songs and sharing stories. You can even try “Fiji MasterChef” and take a cooking lesson. Plant a cassava or banana tree and learn about its importance and use to Fijians. Make the most of your time at Naqalia Lodge by taking advantage of the many optional activities available.



  • WiFi available
  • Limited power supply
  • Mobile phone coverage
  • Restaurant and bar
  • Towels and toiletries provided
  • Tour/sightseeing desk
  • Safe deposit box
  • Sundry/convenience store
  • Onsite laundry/laundry service


Dorm – 16 bed (8x bunk beds) shared bathroom, fan. Quality pillow, mosquito nets and bedside tables.
Ocean View Bure - 1x double bed and 2x single beds (max occupancy 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children) en suite, fan. Located in tropical gardens just a few steps from the beach.

Island Accommodation


  • Handline fishing trips
  • Guided snorkelling
  • Cooking lessons
  • Church services
  • Sunrise walks
  • Trolling (fishing) trips
  • Weaving lessons
  • Night diving
  • Picnic trips
  • Snorkel with reef sharks and more

PLEASE NOTE: Island resorts are small and intimate so capacity is limited. This means on rare occasions a resort you select may be full for your chosen dates. If the resort you have booked is unavailable/fully booked we will contact you within 48 hours of making your booking to give you the opportunity to transfer to another property or date. If none of these options are acceptable we will refund in full.

Optional Activities


Prices - valid from 1 April 2020

Per person Accommodation Type 2 Days / 1 Night Meals Extra Nights (per night)
    Dorm Double/Twin Share Single per day Dorm Double/Twin Share Single
Dorm (12 bed unisex, shared, fan) Simple Stays $223 N/A N/A included $69 N/A N/A
Ocean View Bure (private ensuite, fan) Simple Stays N/A $236 $277 included N/A $82 $123

All Prices are Per Person in US Dollars
A online administration fee of 3% applies to all bookings.