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.

Resort features:

  • WiFi available
  • Generator power
  • Mobile phone coverage
  • Restaurant


Dorm – 12 bed (fan, shared facility)

Oceanview Bure (fan, en suite)


  • Handline fishing trips
  • Guided snorkelling
  • Church services
  • Sunrise walks
  • Trolling trips
  • Weaving lessons
  • Night diving 
  • Picnic trips 

Island Accommodation

Set on a golden beach in the majestic southern Yasawas

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.

Mobile Coverage
Mobile Coverage
Limited Power Supply
Limited Power Supply
Upgrade to Captain's Lounge - additional charge
Upgrade to Captain's Lounge - additional charge

Optional Activities


Prices - valid from 1 April 2020

Per person Where you stay 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 $238 N/A N/A included $74 N/A N/A
Ocean View Bure (private ensuite, fan) Simple Stays N/A $253 $298 included N/A $89 $134

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