Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa is conveniently located on Denarau Island, a fully integrated tourist destination, just 20 minutes drive from Fiji’s international airport at Nadi.
The Resort is designed with distinctive Fijian features spread over 26 acres of stunning landscaped gardens. The facilities include 4 restaurants and 3 bars, a lagoon style free-form pool, kids club, retail outlets and to add to this Sofitel Fiji’s very own, exclusive, beachside wedding chapel and you have a picture-perfect scene to celebrate your marriage in a truly memorable way.
If you’ve ever romanticized about your perfect wedding day and envisaged swaying palms trees, frangipani flowers and your emotions being swept up with the voices of a beautiful beachfront choir, then the Fiji Islands is the destination you’ve been searching for.
Wedding and honeymoon specialist Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa is one of the best in the business, boasting an ocean front location on exclusive Denarau Island, and offering a second to none list of holiday features and facilities to guarantee an experience as individual as you are.
Whether you want a simple barefoot ceremony for two on the beach, or a private chapel service and glamorous reception with your closest family and friends, Sofitel proves that the only limit to a wedding or honeymoon of your design is your imagination.
Q&A WITH THE SOFITEL RESORT & SPA, FIJI
What does your resort offer to Brides & Grooms (services & experience)?
One stop shop – we have our own florist, own wedding cake specialized chef, own wedding chapel, own hair salon, own special laundry attendants to steam and iron wedding attire, complimentary honeymoon suite on their wedding night with special wedding turndown, vip status during the entire stay, welcome drinks upon arrival.
What are some of the things that make your resort unique?
Flexibility is one of them. one wedding a day. Weddings 7 days a week. no surcharge for public holiday wedding. One fixed charge for set up and venue hire fee. No extra fee for external vendors if booked directly by the couple.
Who are your wedding coordinators and tell us a little about them?
Selai Lewaqere – Business Development Executive – Inspired Weddings – 12 yrs experience as a wedding coordinator
Evline kumar – Weddings & Events Coordinator – 4 yrs experience as a wedding coordinator
Who are your preferred suppliers?
wedding styling – Grace Creations
DJ – Universal tunes
Photographer – Leezette Photography, Impressive Photography, Nadi Bay Photography
Do you have any key packages?
Magnifigue wedding package and tailor make wedding package
Do you have any recommendations for pre-wedding activities that can be arranged?
So Spa group treatments for the bridal party (manicure & pedicure), high tea, hair and make up trial, golf for the boys
What are the choices for the ceremony? I.e. chapels, beachfront, intimate, grand? All of the above
What sort of food & beverage packages are available?
5 options of buffet menus and options of set menus, hourly beverage package to include beers/wines/spirits/soft drinks or just beer/wines/soft drinks.
Top 3 tips for planning your wedding in Fiji:
1. book Any month from may – October as it’s a cooler time of the year and away from our cyclone season which is November- april.
2. dress code – dress to suit our weather – casual but smart and applies to shoes as well .
3. always do trial on hair and make up to avoid disappointment on the day.