Concierge: Six Senses Resort in Fiji

Six Senses will open a new resort on Malolo Island in Fiji (above) next year.
Six Senses will open a new resort on Malolo Island in Fiji (above) next year. PHOTO: SIX SENSES


Resort and spa chain Six Senses has announced plans for a new resort in Fiji that is scheduled to open late next year. The resort will be on Malolo Island - a 30-minute boat ride from Denarau Marina, a 30-minute helicopter flight or 20-minute seaplane flight from Nadi International Airport.

Situated along 650m of private beach, it will have 24 pool villas ranging from 74 to 180 sq m and 66 residential villas on the west side of the island which offer panoramic sea or marina views. A full-service marina, adjacent to the resort, will be available for private yachts.

Activities includesailing, diving, snorkelling and tennis. The resort will also house a gym, a Six Senses Spaand a tasting table serving food made with produce from the resort garden, local farmers and fishermen.

In keeping with the brand's sustainable ethos, the resort will be 100 per cent solar-powered and use LED lights. An on-site tree reforestation project will offset the wood used in construction.

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Vietjet is rewarding passengers travelling to Phu Quoc Island in southern Vietnam with $60 worth of hotel vouchers for the newly opened Novotel Phu Quoc Resort.

The offer is available until the end of next month. Guests have to present their boarding pass at the hotel within three days of arrival and before the bill is presented, to enjoy the incentive.

The promotion is valid for bookings made in advance over the telephone or at

Only one voucher can be used for each bill and is applicable for deductions on best available room rates and food and beverage at the hotel's restaurants and bars.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on May 29, 2016, with the headline 'Concierge'. Print Edition | Subscribe