Beautiful Savusavu Home on the Market

Designed by Architects Pacific to capture spectacular sea views from each of three interconnected bures, this very private 400 square metre home perches 45 metres above a beautiful lagoon. The property has just gone through a significant refurb and upgrade, making it a walk in opportunity.

The sea side of each bure opens entirely to verandahs with 180-degree views of reef, islands and the ocean extending to the horizon.

This home looks out over a deep 15-metre-long by 7.5-metre-wide free form infinity pool which has been excavated from rock. The pool appears to merge with the sea. A large thatched gazebo overhangs the pool and is the perfect place to enjoy the breeze while lying in a hammock.

Two and a half acres of former coconut plantation extend down to sea level. The whole of the two and a half acres have been professionally landscaped with mature palms, fruit trees, shrubs and flowers. with a walk around deck and various viewing platforms to take it all in.

Simply move in and enjoy.

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 A Unique and Secluded Tropical Island Retreat

The property would be ideal for retirees, as a second or holiday home or anyone with an internet business who would like to live in paradise while staying connected with the rest of the world.

Access

The property is accessed through high locked gates from a private drive then via a wide circular cement driveway through to a double porte cochere. A short-covered walkway then leads to the entrance. The Vesi double doors open to reveal a jaw dropping view across the horizon edge pool which merges with the lagoon then the sea beyond around 180 degrees of horizon.

Overall building size

The internal Vesi (beautiful local hardwood) timber floor area totals 247 square metres. There are a further 150 square metres of Rasawa-floored verandahs and Vesi front porch plus another 25 square metres of Vesi-floored gazebo by the pool.

Two large external lockup store rooms provide secure storage. One houses two pool pumps, a filter tank and chlorinator

Plans are approved for an additional guest cottage and garage of 49 square metres on an already leveled site.

Layout

The house comprises 3 connected bures built on one level and set on 2 1/2 acres of former coconut plantation 45 metres right above beautiful Maravu lagoon. More than 1 1/2 acres have been landscaped with a variety of mature palm trees, ornamental shrubs, fruit trees, pawpaw’s, many kinds of bananas, passion fruit, pineapples and abundant tropical flowers which are visited by sea birds, butterflies and bees.

Design

The building design features a strong Fijian theme. Soaring 26 feet ceilings beneath insulated colour-bond roofs are overlaid with kuta matting proudly woven by skilled local women. Traditionally made and naturally dyed magi magi is woven around the main ceiling supports and finished with custom produced masi (tapa) decoration. Extensive architect designed lighting enhances the features inside and out and there are outdoor power points handy on each verandah and in the gazebo for added convenience.

Bi-fold doors along the sea side of the three bures and entrance foyer open the entire southern side of the house to the sea breezes and magnificent ever-changing views.

Air conditioners are in the bedrooms as well as ceiling fans in each bure. The bures are carefully positioned to catch southeast trade breezes and to optimize the views.

The great bure houses the kitchen, dining and drawing room with pantry, powder room and laundry at the rear.

Clerestory windows high around every bure provide natural filtered light. Cyclone glass is installed in the windows throughout for added safety.

The master bedroom suite is situated on the western side with a large foyer connecting it to the great bure. The foyer opens to sweeping views of the pool, lagoon, reef, sea and islands. The guest bedroom/study suite is arranged on the eastern side and is approached via a breezy louvre-enclosed walkway with views of surf crashing on that reef.

Each bure has its own bathroom. The master bathroom has a bidet, two basins and double shower. A powder room is also located in the great bure and a large hot and cold outdoor shower overarched with tree ferns enjoys views across the sea and to the mountains.

The bench tops and splash-backs in the kitchen are granite. There is one double stainless-steel sink plus one single stainless-steel sink, glass stove top with retractable exhaust and light, dish-drawer and portable oven (the wall unit is wired for a full sized electric oven if needed). The laundry houses a new front-loading washing machine and dryer.

The property is on mains power and has a backup Robin Subaru 9.5 KVA generator with ignition key start. There are separate fuse boxes located in each bure and in the pool pump room.

The house is designed to withstand an ultimate wind limit speed of 66 metres per second or 273 Km/hr. The house went through Cyclone Thomas and Winston, both category 5 cyclones, with no ill effects The home now has a recent cyclone certificate in place and in our experience most properties don’t have them and to get one can become costly especially if remedial work is required.

The fully fenced property is well drained with generous concreted spoon drains to cope with sudden torrential tropical downpours.

The home will be sold complete with principal furniture imported from England

Communication

Vodaphone Wi-Fi, landline telephone plus good mobile reception ensures reliable communication.

Chlorinated water pool, Snorkeling and Diving Sites

The 15 metre by 7.5 metre freeform  chlorinated horizon edge pool has depths ranging from 1.2 metres to 2.4 metres and remains cool enough to refresh throughout the summer.

The pool replicates the shape of the original rock from which it was excavated so that its horizon edge appears to blend with the waters of the lagoon. It is the perfect location for watching the sunset with a cocktail then lingering on for some tropical stargazing.

The gazebo overlooking the pool is roofed in a fine version of Palmex synthetic thatch imported from Canada. It is fire resistant, maintenance free and very natural in appearance. Best of all, it makes no mess in the pool.

A choice of locations for spectacular snorkeling are within a short walk and fabulous scuba diving is located at a choice of dive sites off the reef directly in front of the property. Dive boats operate daily from a nearby resort as well as from other locations.

Water supply

Water is supplied from a natural spring further up the hill. The water filter is a multimedia filtration filter (sand, anthracite, garnet and gravel support media) Model No TFM9 manufactured by Contamination Control Technologies. The spring water itself has been tested and is potable before filtration. There is a further filter for drinking water in the kitchen.

Abundant solar hot water is supplied from a double paneled solar collection panel and storage tank. There are also two 5000 litre rain water tanks and pumps. Colourbond roofs over the water tanks within a cemented enclosure serve to keep them cool.

Local Attractions

  • Marine park just off Cousteau’s resort
  • Waterfalls
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Fishing
  • Diving and snorkeling within walking distance
  • Sailing. Safe harbor for international yachts
  • Kayaking
  • Yoga
  • Local Yacht and Planters’ Clubs
  • Hiking Waisali Nature Reserve
  • Gourmet local and international cuisine restaurants

Asking Price: $795,000.00 US

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Audrey Brown’s Matei Home on Two Titles 6.75 Acres Now Under Contract

 

New on the market is one of Taveuni’s most sought after properties located in the heart of Matei. The previous owner was the island’s famous Audrey Brown who specialized in serving cakes and coffee on the deck of her home overlooking the sea.  A visit to this home was considered a ‘must do’ for visitors as recommended by Lonely Planet.

Situated on a 3-acre lot fronting a white sandy beach, this marvelous property also includes an additional adjacent parcel of 3.5+ acres perfect for further development either residential or commercial.  With a total of 6.75 acres of land this is the biggest property for sale in the Matei area.

This lovely one-bedroom home reflects intimate luxury and features a large living room, dining area, spacious kitchen, and a wonderful bathroom.  Construction is of the highest quality and built throughout with the finest timber,including Vesi and Dakua comprising of hardwood floors and rising peaked wood lined ceilings. Spacious decks spread along the front of the house.  Another great feature is that all rooms offer spectacular unobstructed ocean views.

The property is close to Taveuni’s airfield, five-star resorts, and shopping.

Look out to the ocean and enjoy the peace of island life that this home can offer.  Here’s your chance to live in paradise while having ample space for future expansion and business opportunities.  We encourage you to take advantage of an excellent asking price of only USD$555,000 including all appliances, home furnishing, and more.

Feel free to contact us for more information.

 

 

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Asking $555,000.00 US

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12 Acres Ocean Front, Buca Bay, Vanua Levu

This is an opportunity to own your own residential 12 acre ocean front property. Located in Buca Bay this property offers a fantastic building site overlooking the ocean. With privacy galore the biggest attraction is the road access. Just over an hour to Savusavu and you are home to some of the best restaurants and shopping anywhere in Fiji.

The property is also a few minutes drive from the Natuvu Creek Mission dental and medical center, plus ferry services to and from Taveuni operating out of Buca Bay.

Local resort attractions include The Remote Resort and Sau Bay Retreat, and a host of fantastic dive sites just on the doorstep.

Asking $200,000.00 US

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Sere-ni-ika

A beautiful beachfront home in Taveuni, built in 1992, Sere-ni-ika offers all of the advantages of modern living while maintaining the flavor of the Fiji island lifestyle.

Key Features

Turnkey Property
3 Bathrooms
Ocean Front
Furnished
Appliances
Solar Power
Generator Backup
Laundry Room
Caretaker Accommodation
Garden
Ocean View

Offered fully furnished, this turnkey property comfortably accommodates six in its three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Wood floors and high ceilings predominate throughout the free flowing floor plan. The fully equipped kitchen answers any culinary challenge with its tile counter-tops, pass through, ocean views, and convenient preparation island. And you can entertain until the wee hours with a full generator hook-up, gas powered appliances, public water supply, and solar powered hot water and lighting systems.

The property includes a caretakers home and comes with a garage and three kayaks. It is on freehold land. It has proven rental appeal so it can generate income for you while you are away.

Asking Price: US$400,000
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Fantastic Viani Bay 5 Acres

Viani Bay 5 Acres

 

Am Surprised this property is still on the market. One of the best  properties I have.

This exclusive Listing by Noble Realty is a one of a kind ocean front location on the World Renowned Viani Bay. Just 5 acres but big enough for any adventure you like. The property has a white sandy beach along with accessibility of water. The property is very flat in the front and rises gradually at the back.

$100,000.00 US Firm  Currency Converter

Renovated Coastal Homes Back On The Market In Matei

 

Key Features:

1 acre freehold
Two separate buildings
Mains water supply
Room for expansion
Potential backpacker accommodation business
Excellent development potential

Thank you so much Stephen for making my dream of owning a house on Taveuni come true.  Stephen was a pleasure to work with and always followed up to make sure the job got done.  Without him I would have never felt comfortable buying real estate in Fiji.  I would highly recommend Stephen to anyone else looking for a home here on Taveuni.

Jay Gural (Buyer)

$210,000.00 Aus    Currency Converter

Ocean Beach Front Resort in Matei Taveuni

 

Coconut Grove a cozy intimate Beach Front Resort is in the most sought after area on Taveuni Island. Winner of 17 Trip Advisor awards, currently #2 on Trip Advisor Taveuni and featured in the New York Times bestseller “1000 Places to see Before You Die”, Coconut Grove Beachfront Cottages is the perfect business for a couple looking to trade in the rat race & change the pace of their lives. This absolute ocean front sandy white beach property consisting of 3 separate private (Bures) cottages, plus owners flat and maid’s quarters  has been in operation for over 23 years. Owner operated this property is in the heart of Matei consisting of two separate one half acre lots and gives flexibility to the new owner to expand this famous resort. The resort sits on one of the lots where the other is vacant for your expansion. And with the newly purchased ½ acre of beachfront (100 feet of beach) next door, new owners will have the opportunity to add 3-5 more cottages, potentially doubling or tripling their income. Alternatively, a private home could be built. This could be rented out at $1500-2000 U.S. a day. Or better yet, keep it for yourselves (if you deserve it!). Each of the cottages are standalone units with private bathrooms and outdoor showers. Coconut Grove is centrally located near restaurants, markets and other shops. The resort is turnkey and comes fully furnished and ready for the new owner. This property boasts one of the finest restaurants on Taveuni where the locals can go for a glass of wine and a fine meal. Other features of this fine property are fantastic water sports at your beckon call including great snorkeling just off the beach. The staff consists of 7 inside workers who run the resort & 5 outside workers who keep things going on the property. All of the staff has been with us for many years & are committed to the future success of Coconut Grove . They are the heart & soul of this resort.

The resort includes.

  • Ocean View
  • Ocean Waterfront
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Furnished
  • Appliances
  • Pet Friendly
  • Maid’s Quarters
  • Maid’s Bathroom
  • Laundry Room
  • Patio
  • Cable TV
  • There Is A Lovely Snorkeling Reef Just 10 Minutes From The Beach By Kayak.
  • We Have 3 Kayaks Down On The Beach To Take You Out There.
  • Chaise Lounges Are Located On Your Private Verandah & Down On The Beach.
  • 3 Hammocks To Snooze In.
  • 2 Bicycles For Sightseeing
  • 4 Professionally Trained Massage Therapists
  • 1 Dog & 1 Cat For Petting & Attention
  • The Resort Consists Of:
  • 3 Stand Alone Beachfront Cottages
  • 1 Beach Cottage For Massages And Candlelight Dinner
  • The Main Building Which Includes 2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, The Gift Shop, Kitchen & Oceanfront Restaurant
  • Power Plant Including:
  • 2 Of 13.9 Kv Lister Generators
  • 2 Outback Invertors
  • 16 Deep Cycle Sealed Gel Batteries
  • 4 Solar Panels
  • Toyota Prado Automobile With 200,000 K
  • Golf Cart For Short Runs
  • The Property Comes Fully Furnished

 

Asking 2.25 Million US Dollars  Currency Converter

 

 

Income Property In the Heart of Taveuni

The home has 4 separate Rental Units each with 1 bedroom, kitchen and bath. The property also has a storage room and garage. The main house has 3 bedrooms and 1 bath.

Directly across from the Garden Island Resort in Taveuni makes this property a choice location for future commercial projects. Plenty of room to expand.One thousand two hundred SQ meters

Asking $500,000.00 Fiji negotiable

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Home and Income Property in Savusavu

OPPORTUNITY knocks!!! A rare opportunity has presented itself for a buyer interested in living an exotic lifestyle while at the same time earning an income. Kind of like getting paid to live in paradise.

Situated 75m above sea level, 2km from Savusavu town and nestled among wonderfully manicured gardens with all kinds of flowers, fruit trees and exotic palms, this property features 300+ sq. meters of living space spread among two separate villas. Overall this fully furnished property includes 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 4 kitchens, 5 terraces, generous overall living space, and a large freshwater swimming pool. And the ‘million dollar’ scenic views over Savusavu Bay are truly outstanding.

The property can be used as a private residential estate, or operated as a resort with four units, or better yet as your private home while renting out the units your family does not occupy. The business is presently generating income and has won several awards for its overall operation.

The property exists at the end of a private road with a maximum of security, tranquility, and privacy. All units are new build of concrete construction and of very high standards.

Remember —- this is a most unique property which offers you an opportunity to live a lifestyle most people can only dream about. Price $799,000.00 US  Currency Converter

Dream House in Viani Bay with Large Acreage

DRASTICALLY REDUCED PRICE MUST SELL.

This exquisite property and home on Viani Bay which took over 25 years in the making was purchased by a boat Captain who knew the ideal location to settle in Fiji. Known for its protected waters, Viani Bay offers the true enthusiasts the idea home for serenity and peace that only one dreams of. This one bedroom furnished home approximately 1500 square feet is turnkey. In addition the property consists of a furnished two bedroom guest house complete with bath and kitchen. The property itself is over 6 acres with the opportunity to convert into a small resort if one wishes. Also located on the property is a small boat ramp and harbor, large workshop and caretakers quarters. Under the work shop is a 7 thousand gallon storage underground concrete rainwater tank which is ample to supply the property. In addition 3 large water tanks that are pump fed from a nearby spring. The workshop being large as it is houses also the batteries and solar panels that supply the power for the property. Owner is extremely motivated and is open to your offers

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10 Acres Beachfront, Viani Bay

10 Acres of prime beachfront land with freehold title. 450ft of beach frontage with ideal building plots in beautiful Viani Bay, with new dive resort under construction on neighbouring land.

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Key Features:

10 Acres freehold
Beachfront / Waterfront
Safe harbour
Ocean Views
Selection of building positions
Ideal watersports location
On-site building advice and assistance

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