Sofitel Resort and spa is 20 minutes from Nadi International Airport on Denarau Island. Their private sandy beach side location offers uninterrupted views across the tranquil waters of the Pacific Ocean and very romantic sunsets. The white wedding chapel with is located beach side is accessed via beautifully manicured tropical gardens.
Q&A WITH THE SOFITEL RESORT & SPA, FIJI
What does your resort offer to Brides & Grooms (services & experience)?
The quaint beauty of the beachside chapel is a perfect venue declare your everlasting love. Alternately, Sofitel’s elegant ballrooms and outdoor venues are also picturesque backdrops for an unforgettable wedding ceremony or reception.
Bride & Grooms also receive complimentary upgrade, amenity in their room upon arrival. Special wedding turn down in their room and express check in.
What makes your resort unique to any other?
Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa enjoys an idyllic beachfront location on Denarau Island in the Nadi area of Fiji’s main island, Viti Levu. The hotel is a short 20-minute drive from Fiji’s main airport, making domestic transport easy for your invited guests.
We cater for weddings 7 days a week, public holidays and have one wedding a day ensuring personal attention to all details.
Who are your wedding co-ordinators and tell us a bit about them?
Selai and Monica. Both women are charming, bubbly, highly efficient and treat each wedding couple like royalty.
Sofitel’s InspiredWedding Planner leads you in custom designing a magnifique ceremony and celebration to reflect your personal love story. Add bespoke events, from a bridal spa day to a groom’s jet ski journey.
Who are your preferred suppliers?
Staging Connections for lighting and AV requirements and Rosies for theming.
Do you have any packages? What are they?
We offer 4 wedding packages:
The Wananavu Wedding Package – Garden & Beachside Ceremony FJD$4,250*
The Maison D’Amour Wedding Package – Chapel Ceremony starting at FJD$4,995*
The Cousu Main wedding Package – Tailored package.
and The Magnifique Package – Ceremony & Reception for 30 Guests FJD$8950*
*2014-2015 subject to availability and season dates
Your favourite wedding you have worked on so far and why?
The couple that want a real tropical wedding with all the local trimmings. The resort offers this unique experience.
Top tip for Bride & Grooms on their day?
Groom – no sky diving/jet skis/fishing on the day and Brides – just relax and leave everything with your coordinator
Favorite place to visit in Fiji?
All time favorite Love Song?
Over the Rainbow
Your favorite Cocktail by the resort?
Tagimaucia Cocktail is a favourite with the ladies, the romantic story behind it and the presentation of the drink has quite an impact.