Power Snorkeling

Power through crystal blue waters and discover an underwater paradise with Power SnorkelingTM.

Power SnorkelingTM is a wonderful and exciting way to discover the wonders under the sea. This original trademarked watersport program, not just an activity or a catchy name, Power SnorkelingTM is the real deal that franchises operators to provide the best comprehensive snorkelling experience.

The ultimate snorkel experience that the whole family can enjoy, Power SnorkelingTM gets you the most out of your energy, time and dollar. Currently operating in Fiji from Whale’s Tale Cruises, the excursion will take you to a pristine, private island aboard a magnificent 100-foot schooner equipped with a dining area, fullystocked bar, and a sunset deck on top.

These all electric eco-powered handheld seascooters are top of the line and easy to use. The eco-friendly scooters effortlessly power you through the water, bringing you closer to the underwater action. Discover an underwater paradise like never before as you cruise along side colourful coral, fish, and other marine life.

Guests and their families are guided with care for two 40-minute sessions (one before lunch and one after lunch) by trained guides with rescue credentials and a keen sense of appreciation of the marine environment. Power Snorkeling guides are also qualified dive instructors or dive masters so you are in capable and safe hands.
Part of the equipment that you take out is a HD action camera that shoots video as well as still pictures and stores them on a SD card which you get to keep when your tour is done. Only the guest has the photos/videos they take. An 8GB Class 10 Micro SD Card with adapter is given as part of the program and each memory card is printed with www.powersnorkeling.com as a keepsake.

Reviews are testament to the popularity of this must-do experience.

“The trip was great from start to finish. The staff were so helpful and made the trip relaxing and fun. We did the power snorkeling and wow,
it was definatly worth it!” -Samantha P, September 2019 TripAdvisor

“Our highlight was the POWER SNORKELLING. Thank you VICTOR. Victor was our guide for the power snorkelling. I cannot be more grateful to him. He made this trip and the experience worth remembering.” -Dr Abhijit Das, August 2019 TripAdvisor

Come zoom the reefs and capture your memories with Power SnorkelingTM!

Power Snorkeling

P.O. Box 9582
Nadi Airport Post,
Nadi FIJI
Tel: +679 7897 0500
Email: [email protected]
http://www.powersnorkeling.com

Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay

Discover your own tropical paradise at Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay

Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay, known for being the only property on Fiji’s mainland to offer overwater villas, is nestled on the secluded Momi Bay on the western coast of Fiji’s main island, Viti Levu. The upscale resort is a smooth 45-minute drive from Nadi International Airport and is within easy reach of Nadi Town and Denarau Island.

Surrounded by tropical vegetation, the resort features a striking design centred around a man-made lagoon, offering every guest a water view. Guests can swim in the lagoon’s turquoise waters or enjoy direct access to a sandy, palm-fringed beach.

The resort was recently awarded Best New Over-Water Resort by Sydney Morning Herald and was featured in 52 places to go in 2018 by the New York Times. Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay has also earned the Vacations by Marriott 2018 Performance Award for Hotel of the Year – Asia Pacific.

The spectacular resort welcomes travellers with great accommodation options including 136 contemporary Deluxe Rooms,114 luxurious Bure Villas, and 22 unique Over-Water Bure Villas with direct lagoon access. All rooms and bure villas come with a private balcony or terrace and extensive views of the pool, lagoon or ocean.

Begin your morning in Fiji with an invigorating breakfast at Goji Kitchen before soaking up the sun on the Coral Coast. Nearby points of interest include Cloudbreak, Natadola Beach and world class diving.

Relax by one of three large swimming pools including an adults-only infinity pool with panoramic ocean views, main pool with swim-up bar, and kids pool. Rejuvenate with a wellness treatment at Quan Spa or enjoy the resort’s extensive watersport activities, while younger guests are well taken care of at the Turtles Kids’ Club offering fun filled supervised indoor and outdoor activities.

Choose from three restaurants and bars offering distinctive local and international cuisine. Complemented with Marriott’s thoughtful service, each venue provides a dynamic dining experience.

For destination weddings or business groups, Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay offers modern and flexible meeting and event spaces, integrated with state-of-the-art audio visual technology, supported by a team of culinary professionals.

Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay

Savusavu Road, Momi Bay,
Nadi FIJI Tel: +679 670 7000
Email: [email protected]
http://www.fijimarriott.com

Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa

At Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, luxury and nature go hand-in-hand.

Exuding a modern Hawaiian elegance and spectacular beachfront locale, the resort is situated on 17 beachfront acres on Anaeho’omalu Bay. Noted for calm waters and iconic sunsets, be welcomed with gracious Hawaiian-style service and world-class amenities on the Kohala Coast.

Settle in to spacious luxury at Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa. This oceanfront hotel offers newly updated, residential-style studios, or enhance your stay with upgraded accommodations in the secluded Na Hale Wing’s one- and two-bedroom suites. Begin your day with a workout at the fitness centre, spend the afternoon lounging by the infinity pool, summoning cold drinks to your side. There’s a pool reserved for children and a full-service Mandara Spa just for you.

The Hawaii Calls Restaurant & Lounge serves fine American and Pacific Rim cuisine, or treat yourself to the flavours of the local area at the new coffee and cocktail restaurant concept, Aka‘ula Lanai. Celebrate the distinctive culture of Waikoloa Beach and the Kohala Coast at Sunset Luau. Every Monday and Wednesday, the resort hosts a quintessential luau-style evening under the stars with Hawaiian food, live music and dancing.

Waikoloa provides a variety of recreational activities for adventurers and leisure travellers alike. Ocean activities include scuba diving, snorkelling and catamaran rides. Enjoy multiple pools, a wide variety of beach activities, spa, tennis, and two championship golf courses which offer stunning views and thrilling challenges for weekend enthusiasts and more serious players. Immaculate fairways snake through black lava fields and around water hazards to undulating greens and its oceanfront 12th hole features jaw-dropping views of humpback whales and the neighbour islands.

The resort accommodates a variety of events of any size and occasion. From intimate gatherings on the beach grounds fronting Anaeho’omalu Bay, to large functions in the 12,000 square-foot Naupaka Ballroom, associates will help coordinate every aspect of the event, including room reservations, transportation, catering, technical and audiovisual support, menu and theme event planning, recreational activities and special VIP arrangements.

The Big Island of Hawaii offers a variety of year-round activities, including Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Puu Honua O Honaunau, National Park, Waipio Valley, Kailua-Kona deep-sea fishing, and Mauna Kea Observatory Visitor Center.

Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa

69-275 Waikoloa
Beach Drive,
Waikoloa Beach,
HAWAII 96738 USA
Tel: +1 808 886 6789

www.marriott.com

Fairmont Orchid

From sunrise canoe voyages to sunset torch lighting ceremonies, Fairmont Orchid offers an oasis of Hawaiian-style luxury and an incredible array of outdoor adventures for you to explore.

This AAA Four Diamond luxury resort nestled along Hawaii Island’s pristine Kohala Coast showcases magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean and five mountains including Maunakea, the world’s tallest mountain when measured from its base on the sea floor.

The central lobby view features swaying palm trees, white capped waves and a panoramic view of the 10,000 square foot swimming pool. All 540 guestrooms offer island-inspired furnishings and a spacious, private lanai to allow you to recalibrate during your stay. The calm waters of the resort’s Pauoa Bay offer a prime spot for swimming, snorkelling and paddle boarding.

Hawaiian cultural immersion
Ocean-wise locals have gathered on Hawaiian beaches to share their knowledge of marine life and Hawaiian culture with visitors from the turn of the century. This tradition lives on at Fairmont Orchid through the Hui Holokai Beach Ambassador Program. The beach ambassadors lead guests on a number of experiences to introduce them to the culture of Hawaii, such as lei making, ukulele lessons, weaving hala (pandanus) fronds, canoe paddling in the open ocean and archeological hikes on the nearby petroglyph fields, the largest in the Hawaiian islands.

Locally sourced dining
Feast on innovative cuisine featuring pure flavours of locally grown produce and an array of sustainably sourced meats and seafood at the property’s signature fine-dining restaurant, Brown’s Beach House. Indulge in grilled skewers, handcrafted sushi and artisan cocktails as you toast the most glorious sunsets over the Kohala Coast at the newly reimagined dining hub, Binchotan: Bar & Grill. Finally, end your evening with tropical libations, live music and impeccable service at Luana Lounge.

Wellness retreat
Indulge in a spa treatment in a private waterfall or oceanfront hale (hut) at the award-winning Spa Without Walls. With the soothing sounds of water, pleasant ocean breezes and a floral scent that fills the air, spa treatments integrate ancient Hawaiian healing arts and locally sourced products into every experience. You’ll feel the true essence of aloha as you relax into the tropical spirit that is Hawaii.

Enjoy a vacation experience you’ll never forget on the island of Hawaii at Fairmont Orchid.

Fairmont Orchid, Huawaii

1 North Kaniku Drive
Kohala Coast,
HAWAII USA
Tel: +1-800-257-7544
Email: [email protected]

www.fairmont.com/orchid-hawaii/

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa

Experience authentic island luxury along the Maui coast at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa.

Surrounded by 40 lush, beachfront acres at Ka’anapali Beach, this breathtaking Maui hotel presents an astonishing number of delightful ways to spend your days and nights.

Distinct Hawaiian ambience
Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa’s vibrant, luxurious design and décor accentuate the natural beauty of this unique Hawaiian experience. The lobby area offers a dramatic arrival experience for guests while maintaining a distinctly Hawaiian ambience with a combination of natural colours and modern touches— water-jet cut aluminium panels and cast glass figures—to create a stunning impact. Three elegant chandeliers accentuate high ceilings above the main entry and reception area, while stone-clad columns, threedimensional wall panels, colourful murals and teak and African mahogany walls frame the space.

All 775 rooms and 31 suites showcase the quality and excellence that is synonymous worldwide with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts and offer views either over the Pacific Ocean, the beautifully landscaped grounds, West Maui Mountains, neighbouring Ka’anapali Golf Courses or the resort’s pools and ponds.

The facilities and amenities are first-class and meet the high standards demanded by discerning travellers. Upgrade to a Regency Club room for exclusive lounge access, complete with daily continental breakfast.

Whether you prefer an action packed getaway, fun, family oriented programs or restful days spent relaxing at the on-site spa or by the pool, you’ll find the exquisite Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa offers everything you need for a perfect and memorable stay filled with exciting Maui activities.

Catering for children, Camp Hyatt Ka’anapali provides games and activities that are both educational and fun. Children are encouraged to absorb the culture and geography of the islands through storytelling and interesting projects including lei making, creating Hawaiian petroglyphs on tapa cloth, hula lessons and much more.

Enjoy the water playground featuring a half-acre free form pool, complete with a rope bridge, waterfalls, and a 150 foot lava tube slide. Guests also have access to trained professionals who conduct scuba diving and tennis lessons while hula demonstrations, and lei making classes are also available.

Within a 15-minute walk are the shops of Whalers Village, on the long boardwalk along Ka’anapali Beach and shops. Good snorkelling, and the easiest for kids, can be found at nearby Black Rock. Lahaina town, for nightlife, dining, shopping and art is minutes away by car or bus.

For more than 25 years, Hyatt Regency Maui has offered guests a Tour of the Stars atop the roof, led by the in-house Director of Astronomy. Guests can learn how objects in the sky were used by Hawaiians for navigation, while viewing stars and planets through hi-definition telescopes and binoculars.

Free wildlife tours are also available at the resort which is home to 50 animals, including African black footed penguins, African crowned cranes, flamingos, white and black swans, and a variety of parrots and ducks.

Be Pampered at Kamaha’o, a Marilyn Monroe Spa. Kamaha’o means wonderful, astonishing, remarkable- and that’s what you’ll find at Maui’s only oceanfront spa. Located on the white sand of Ka’anapali beach, the spa features a cabana for oceanside massages. Treat your body with a blend of paradise and glam with a visit to the fun and flirty Glamour Room where you’ll find fabulous hair, makeup and nail services.

Create memories that will last a lifetime with a spectacular wedding at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa. Celebrate surrounded by the splendour of the ocean, the beauty of gracious swans and the bright colours of the lush gardens. Whether it’s an intimate affair, or a more elaborate gathering of friends and family, your celebration will be simply unforgettable. The experienced planning team will work with you to ensure everything is exactly as you wish, from beautifully arranged rooms to delicious cuisine served by the professional staff. Each wedding at the romantic resort is treated as special and unique.

Food connoisseurs are not forgotten, and with several dining options there is something guaranteed to suit everyone. From steak and seafood, a traditional luau and tempting breakfasts, the resort proudly offers food options that are good for guests, the community and good for the planet. The menus feature food from natural, local and sustainable sources and guests have the option of ordering from the exciting room service menu.

When you are ready to venture out, the friendly staff will assist in planning activities and visiting local attractions. A convenient inhouse activities and restaurant reservation service provides one-stop shopping for information, discounts, and reservations on all tours, activities, golf, and restaurants around the island.

Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa

200 Nohea Kai Drive, Lahaina, Maui
HAWAII 96761
Tel: +1 808 661 1234
Fax: +1 808 667 4498
Email: [email protected]
www.hyattregencymaui.com

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua

Discover a luxury resort inspired by the breathtaking beauty of Maui.

Nestled onto 54 acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this five-star resort complements Maui’s natural splendour with contemporary guestrooms and suites, championship golf courses, sophisticated dining, extensive event space and spa treatments steeped in Hawaiian culture. Guests can relax in the sun, or connect with the natural, tropical environment through hiking, snorkelling and a variety of outdoor experiences.

Recently redesigned, the hotel’s guestrooms, suites and residences offer relaxed sophistication with stylish furnishings, dark wood floors, Hawaiian artwork, wireless internet, plush bedding and marble bathrooms with fine bath essentials. Residential suites, meanwhile, feature kitchens and up to two bedrooms.

The resort is home to a variety of signature restaurants, with locally sourced ingredients and a dash of innovation. With a focus on Hawaiian culture and local products, head chef Isabelle Toland brings her French and Filipino roots to Kapalua’s renowned and reimagined Banyan Tree restaurant. Ulana is a new breakfast-only restaurant overlooking the gardens, pool and ocean and features an omelet station and Bloody Mary bar. The Alaloa Lounge features specialty cocktails and light fare best enjoyed on the open-air lanai.

Enjoy a colourful cocktail, cold beer, or signature burger at the al fresco Burger Shack. Olu is the perfect place to enjoy lunch under the warm Maui sun and can also be served conveniently to your chaise lounge by the pool, while Kai Cafe offers to-go items including homemade pastries, salads and wraps made with local organic, seasonal ingredients.

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Kapalua features Hawaiian-inspired treatments and massages and embraces indigenous plants and customs for a holistic approach to wellness.

Discover the best of Maui at this oceanfront hotel. Located north of Ka’anapali Beach and close to Lahaina Town and DT Fleming Beach, the hotel offers both seclusion and convenient access to Maui’s top activities, including surfing, jet skiing, horse riding, helicopter tours, seasonal whale watching, hiking and championship golf.

For guests looking to experience Hawaii beyond the surf, sand and sun, the resort offers cultural programs providing a forum to gain a greater understanding of the rich Hawaiian culture and heritage.

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua

One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Maui
HAWAII 96761
Tel: +1 808 669 6200
Fax: +1 808 669 1566
www.ritzcarlton.com/kapalua

Andaz Maui at Wailea

Where luxury and sophistication meet personalised services and style, experience a world-class beach resort in one of the most sought-after resort destinations in the world.

Steps from the sun and surf of Mokapu Beach, Andaz Maui is minutes from Wailea’s most acclaimed golf courses, restaurants and shops.

Awe-inspiring design
Guests are welcomed by an awe-inspiring entryway bridge of glowing Ambrato stone, framed in mahogany over an infinity-edge pool. Once inside, the airy Andaz Lounge features a pitched roof with natural sunlight, accented by a central sandpit where guests can sink their toes into the sand during a hassle-free check-in process with an Andaz host.

Indulge in splendour and upscale comfort with a choice of 300 thoughtfully appointed guestrooms and suites which include 10 luxurious villas with two to four bedrooms. Each room consists of custom designed furniture that includes platform beds with side tables in a walnut finish and teak wood slat vanities. Bathrooms feature shuttered wooden screens in a white-washed oak finish that open to the bedroom. In all guestrooms, guests will enjoy complimentary internet access, local phone calls, non-alcoholic beverages, and locally sourced snacks that are replenished daily.

Tempt your palate with rich, fresh flavours of the Hawaiian islands. Serving breakfast and lunch, Ka’ana Kitchen’s unique, residential-style setting provides a culinary experience that reflects the rich heritage of Hawaii. Morimoto Maui, by acclaimed Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto, focuses on the seamless integration of Japanese, Western and Hawaiian traditions to create a memorable island dining experience. Two poolside cocktail lounges offer hand-crafted cocktails and a 24-hour market is fully stocked with local snacks and beverages.

Unique spa experience
Featuring a unique apothecary experience, the ‘Awili Spa and Salon incorporates indigenous herbs into customised treatments. The spa lounge features a large walnut table where apothecary consultants mix freshly picked herbs and other organic items to create teas, lotions and oils for treatments. Complimentary spa facilities for resort guests include access to the spa pool, sauna, steam, mist wall and plunge pool.

For weddings and group events, the resort features more than 15,000 square feet of elegant indoor and outdoor event space, including five indoor Andaz Studios and three outdoor beachfront event lawns with unparalleled views of the ocean and Wailea’s pristine Mokapu Beach.

Andaz Maui at Wailea

550 Wailea Drive, Wailea
HAWAII 96753
Tel: +1 808 573 1234

Pullman Nadi Bay Resort & Spa

Holiday, the Wailoaloa way, with Pullman Nadi Resort & Spa.

As the first five-star resort on Wailoaloa Beach, Pullman Nadi Bay Resort & Spa delivers all of the contemporary comforts you’d expect of a luxury resort, with the allure of a far-away Fijian island. You would never believe that you are located just minutes from the heart of Nadi with the resort’s stunning design, facilities and ocean view leaving you feeling a million miles away.

Deliberately decadent, with a designer’s eye for detail at every turn, the Pullman brand’s newest address is a cosmopolitan coastal resort complete with Fijian hospitality, subtle Asian flavours and a dash of Palm Springs-inspired design ‘cool’. For guests flying in, the Nadi International Airport is also an easy 10 minute-drive away.

The resort’s 236 rooms and suites are thoughtfully designed and stylishly furnished with the comfort and convenience of modern travellers in mind. For a true luxury experience, it is impossible to look beyond Pullman’s stunning direct-beachfront suites which allow you to wake up and open the doors direct to Wailoaloa Beach every morning with a coffee in hand.

Beyond its guestrooms, Pullman has created a palm-lined hub, designed around four spectacular pools – an adults-only pool, separate children’s pool and two family pools.

Cuisine culture is also alive and well on Wailoaloa Beach, with the stunning new Pullman serving up an eclectic dining scene that blends international food trends with a laidback resort lifestyle. Four vibrant signature restaurants and three bars await guests including exclusive ‘adults-only’ bar and dining venue Kah -an authentic, Thai-inspired venue boasting a spectacular beachfront deck and views over Wailoaloa Beach. Facing north-west, it captures one of the best sunset views in all of Fiji every day of the week and the menu – like the restaurant space itself – is modern and fresh, inspired by dedicated Thai chef, Prapai Patthamang.

To complement its adults-only spaces, the resort offers a dedicated kids’ playground and separate teens-only retreat for younger guests to enjoy. There is also an on-site day-spa, Veikau for a selection of Fijian botanical treatments, tennis courts and watersports centre, plus a ballroom that can cater for up to 500 people theatre-style.

Pullman Nadi Bay Resort & Spa

Lot 1 & 2 Nadi Bay Road, Wailoaloa Beach, Nadi
FIJI ISLANDS
Tel: +679 672 1510
Email: [email protected]
pullmannadibay.com

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Sokala Villas

In a stunning absolute beachfront location, discover a romantic getaway on the northern shore of Rarotonga’s famous Muri Lagoon.

Tropical island getaway
Popular with honeymooners, couples and individuals seeking a tropical island getaway, Sokala consists of four beachfront and three lagoon view villas. Each villa has a well-appointed kitchenette and four have their own swimming pool. Private spacious timber decks offer stunning views across the turquoise lagoon and the picturesque offshore islands. You will be just a few steps from the tranquil turquoise lagoon where you can snorkel by day and relax with a drink at sunset

Small paddle boats are available for guests, or take a short stroll along Muri Beach to sign up for a stand-up paddleboard lesson and hire. Spend an hour learning how to take command of a sailboat, or take a leisurely cruise along Muri Lagoon on a glass bottom boat to snorkel at a marine sanctuary and afterwards enjoy a barbecue on one of the motu.

There are plenty of fantastic eateries within easy walking distance and a small store with a good range of food items is just a few hundred metres away. Those wanting to travel into Avarua to stock up at the supermarket and shop at the larger stores can hop on the Cook’s Island Bus that circles the island twice an hour along the main road.

Romantic beachside wedding
The villas are especially popular with honeymooners and Sokala’s location, with its lagoon backdrop, offers an idyllic setting for a romantic beachside wedding.

Sokala Villas

PO Box 82,
Rarotonga COOK ISLANDS
Tel: +682 29200
Email: [email protected]
http://www.sokalavillas.com

Pacific Resort Hotel Group

The world’s best kept secret, the Cook Islands are the gem of the South Pacific, where the deep blue of the Pacific Ocean meets white sand beaches and lush tropical mountain peaks.

Calling this tropical paradise home is Pacific Resort Hotel Group, the Cook Island’s leading independent collection of luxury and boutique beachfront resorts on stunning Rarotonga and breathtaking Aitutaki.

Award-winning Pacific Resort Hotel Group specialises in offering boutique three, four, and five-star hotel and resort experiences that highlight the Cook Islands’ unique culture, warm hospitality and architecture.

Operating on Rarotonga is Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa (5*), Little Polynesian Resort (4.5*), Pacific Resort Rarotonga (4*), Motu (4* partner property) and Moana Sands Group (3.5* partner property group), while Aitutaki, home of what is considered the most beautiful lagoon in the world, is the serine setting for the highly acclaimed Pacific Resort Aitutaki (5*).

Should you be searching for the perfect spot to say I do, island style, the tropical wedding of your dreams will become a reality at Pacific Resort Hotel Group, with its pre-eminent wedding locations, dedicated team and services.

Offering everything from family fun in the sun, to romantic getaways, special celebrations and options for independent travel, Pacific Resort Hotel Group and its managed and partner properties, will guarantee the perfect time away for any reason.

Pacific Resort Hotel Group

PO Box 790, Rarotonga
COOK ISLANDS
Tel: +682 28 140 (Central Reservations)
Email: [email protected]
www.pacificresort.com