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Is Mana for us ??

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Is Mana for us ??

Hi, have been having a hard time trying to choose between Mana and Musket Cove resorts.

We are 4 families ( 2 Adults 3 Ch 10,15,17....2 Adults 2 Ch 4,6....2 Adults....2 Adults.)...all wanting to spend Christmas 2012 in Fiji.

Having stayed previously at Castaway my main concern is being able to snorkel straight off the beach like at Castaway, reason for not going back to Castaway is cost especially at this time of year. Do either of the above resorts have any deals or specials for this time. Do either resort book out quickly for Christmas, IE, can we wait a while to see if better deals become available.

Thanks and any info would be great..Rene

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1. Re: Is Mana for us ??

First of all ellietia - NOWHERE in Fiji will have specials for Xmas as it is PEAK season and books out sometimes a year in advance so jump in quick as you can once you decide.

Islands that offer snorkelling straight off the beach like Castaway are atolls like Mana and Treasure. Alternatively - look at somewhere in the Yasawas like Botaira or Blue Lagoon resorts.

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2. Re: Is Mana for us ??

Well Tez I just got off the phone from Harvey World Travel who said to wait until mid March for SPECIALS for Christmas accommodation to be released.

Go figure

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3. Re: Is Mana for us ??

If anyone else is interested Expedia have said they do release specials for Christmas bookings as well, if you book with them and a cheaper one comes up they will give it too you at the special price, or wait until mid March.

Rene

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4. Re: Is Mana for us ??

If you decide to go to Mana the de-luxe ocean front bures which adjoin one another would suit you and the other families fine.

Edited: 31 December 2011, 01:05
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5. Re: Is Mana for us ??

Manaregular what about the deluxe ocean view bures, one family has smaller children and was a bit hesitant with the with the de-luxe ocean front bures. Wondering if we might be able to get these close together..

Rene

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6. Re: Is Mana for us ??

Yes you can get them in duplex, they are known as the 500 block but they are a bit of a walk( about 5-10 minutes) to the north beach restaurant and bar area.

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7. Re: Is Mana for us ??

Great idea about adjoining deluxe ocean bures. Are these newly renovated at all??

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8. Re: Is Mana for us ??

Yes they were renovated this year

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9. Re: Is Mana for us ??

Good info, thanks, will check out a map to see the locations of these bures.

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10. Re: Is Mana for us ??

Be very interesting to see how "special" the specials are. There are many returnees to resorts like Mana that will be booking next years trip as they check out this year..........