Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort

An eco resort near some of the world’s best dive spots.


cousteau resort fiji

Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort

An eco resort near some of the world’s best dive spots.


cousteau resort fiji

Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort

An eco resort near some of the world’s best dive spots.


Welcome to the Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort Fiji

Sustainability without compromising on luxury or indulgence.

Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort is an eco-friendly resort surrounded by lush tropical surrounds and close to some of the world’s best dive spots.

Family-friendly and featuring an award-winning Kids Club, the resort is also perfect for couples seeking romance and group holidays.

With a strong emphasis on sustainability and marine conservation, the resort is a paradise of spectacular beauty without compromising luxury or indulgence.

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As a guest of Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort, you’ll be accommodated in one of the bures – a Fijian thatched house – on the shores of Savusavu Bay. All the luxury bures are designed with sustainability in mind and built from naturally harvested materials. The high roofs allow for maximum air circulation – eliminating the need for wasting resources on unnecessary air conditioning systems.

From the non-phosphate cleaning products to the chemical-free spa lotions and ointments, you’ll find nothing but natural, harm-free goods used throughout the Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort.

Whether you choose a beachfront bure or a garden-view villa, your stay at Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort promises an unforgettable blend of opulence and eco-awareness. Experience the pinnacle of Fijian hospitality while making a positive impact on the planet.


Garden View Bures

These spacious Gardenview Bures are surrounded by luxuriant tropical foliage with exotic flowers, affording privacy. They each have a deck, a relaxing chair hammock and outdoor seating with lounge chairs.

Each Gardenview Bure has a luxurious king bed and a day-bed, making these bures ideal for either a couple, or a family with up to two children. A rollaway bed can be provided for a second child.

Maximum capacity 4 guests

Oceanfront Bures

The Oceanfront Bures, with blissful views of Savusavu Bay are just steps away from the beach. There is a split-level deck, outdoor seating with relaxing chairs and chaises lounges, and an inviting hammock to complete the picture.

These beachfront bures have a luxurious king bed and a day-bed, perfect for either a couple, or a family with up to two children. A rollaway bed can be provided for a second child.

Maximum capacity 4 guests

Oceanfront 2 Bedroom Bures

Slip away to the enchantment of Fiji with extra privacy and comfort. An Oceanfront 2-Bedroom Bure makes the perfect family accommodation of four, five or even six.

The main bedroom features a luxurious king bed and a daybed. The smaller second bedroom has two single beds that can convert to one king bed. Step outside to breathtaking views from your spacious deck and relax in the hammock or on the chaise lounges.

Maximum capacity 6 guests

Delxue Oceanfront 2 Bedroom Bures

With 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms these bures offer ultimate privacy for parents traveling with children, or 2 separate areas for 2 couples traveling together. With a large deck , chaise lounges and a hammock, these bures offer magnificent views of Savusavu Bay.

The master bedroom has a luxurious king bed and a daybed, while the second bedroom has the option of a king bed or two single beds.

Maximum capacity 6 guests

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Point Reef Bures

These secluded, split-level ocean view bures are designed for either a very special romantic get-away or as a spacious retreat for a family. These bures are designed with a half wall between the upper & lower levels. The upper level with a King bed and balcony includes a separate sleeping area for couples whilst the lower level affords ample living space, or sleeping accommodations for children. Furthermore, they offer split-level decks, chaise lounges, hammocks and more.

Each Point Reef Bure offers a spectacular view of Savusavu Bay with the mountains in the distance and the sunsets are unimaginable.

Maximum capacity 5 guests

Honeymoon Point Reef

Celebrate your romance surrounded by the utmost secluded tropical luxury. This one-of-a-kind bure features its own private spa tub on the upper deck outside the master bedroom. It’s an oasis in its own private garden and romantics will enjoy the spectacular view of Savusavu Bay and beyond.

Maximum capacity 2 guests

Presidential Villa

Rivalling the most coveted accommodations in the South Pacific. This luxury villa redefines indoor/outdoor living in a tropical paradise.

Experience this private retreat within its walled garden and expansive decks. It boasts a private infinity pool, a master suite with sunken tub and jacuzzi, indoor and outdoor showers, a separate living room with en-suite in its own bure (which can be used as a comfortable second bedroom) and so much more.

Special amenities include: a bottle of sparkling or still wine on arrival, one 60-minute Bobo massage treatment per person and a cocktail per adult with Hors d’Oeuvres each evening.

Maximum capacity 5 guests

An eco-friendly Fiji resort

Jean-Michele Cousteau Resort is one of the most renowned and widely acclaimed eco-friendly hotel in Fiji. With a strong emphasis on sustainability and marine conservation, the resort is a paradise of spectacular beauty without compromising luxury or guest indulgence. Whether travelling as a couple, family or group of friends, Jean-Michel Cousteau resort will appease your global conscience within.

Named after Jean-Michel Cousteau, the world-renowned explorer and conservationist, marine conservation and eco-tourism is key at JMC. The resort has a full time in-house marine biologist, a reef protection program and a giant clam-breeding project.

The timber used throughout the resort comes from certified local forests and, as in traditional Fijian villages, buildings are tailored to their tropical environment with natural, flow-through ventilation and roofs thatched from local reeds. Low-voltage lighting is used in the rooms and throughout the resort.

The restaurants don’t serve farmed fish and much of the produce is sourced from the resort’s organic garden which is meticulously cared for by dedicated staff who apply traditional Fijian agricultural methods and sustainable practices learned from international crop production experts.  The resort-wide edible vegetation mean guests can enjoy freshly picked tropical fruits such as pineapple, mango, papaya, coconut and guava. The resort spa uses eco-friendly Pure Fiji toiletries and water is recycled through lotus-dotted lagoons.

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Family holidays at Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort

Kids are free to learn and play.

For one of the best family holiday destinations in Fiji where kids are free to learn and play, there is no place Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort! Considered one of the best luxury family friendly resorts in the world, families can discover a host of holiday activities on the land and in the sea.

The Bula Kids Club.

The resort’s complimentary kids club – The Bula Club – is considered one of the best Kids Clubs in the South Pacific and offers an endless array of activities and education program.  Kids are encouraged to learn about the environment and the world around them while taking time to explore the Fijian culture. Parents may choose to join the kids in the Club’s programs or take some time out to relax and recharge knowing the kids are safe in the hands of the resort’s trained staff. Separate programs are run for children under 5 and those aged 6-12 years.

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Child friendly resort facilities.

Kid-friendly resort facilities include freshwater swimming pool, waterslide, jungle gym, sandbox, arts and crafts, and a children-friendly dining area. Children of ages 6 to 12 are encouraged  to participate in the resort’s ‘Junior Chef’s Program’. They will visit the resort’s Organic Garden to harvest produce and assist in the preparation and delivery of either lunch or dinner for the day. The farm-to-plate concept is taught along with other aspects of organic farming such as composting and planting.

Chilcare and private nannies.

The resort’s Bula Club also incorporates child care where parents can brief their assigned nanny about their families specific needs, if any, and dietary restrictions which are easily catered for. Parents are encouraged to include their nanny in family activities outside of the Bula Club.  Nannies will follow the parents’ requested schedule for naps or take children for quiet time on the beach. In the evening, after parents have put their children to bed, the nanny can take over so parents can enjoy a romantic, candlelit dinner by themselves.


  • 4 swimming pools
  • Bula Kids Club
  • Nanny services & babysitting
  • Non-motorised water sports
  • Dive Centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Day Spa
  • Communications office
  • Safes
  • Resident Marine Biologist


  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Swimming
  • Snorkeling
  • Diving
  • Basket weaving
  • Mangrove adventures
  • Rainforest hikes
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Spa and Yoga

In the privacy of one of one of the resort’s beach-side treatment bures, guests can immerse themselves in a soothing and restorative spa treatment designed to induce harmony and balance the senses. Relax to the gentle sounds of ripples at the water’s edge only a few steps away. It’s ecstasy in paradise.

At Jean Michel Cousteau Resort, yoga takes on a whole new dimension. Here guests will experience the serenity of restorative yoga in a pristine setting within sight and sound of the tranquil waters of Savusavu Bay,  just steps away. Complimentary small group yoga sessions are held every morning as the sun rises. Private sessions with the resort’s yoga instructors are also on offer. Whatever your yoga experience level, you’ll feel completely relaxed and renewed and at one with the serene surroundings.

Getting married in Fiji

Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort Weddings and Honeymoons.

We are Fiji wedding and honeymoon specialists. Our dedicated wedding planners can organise a  Fiji wedding and honeymoon you’ve always dreamed of.

Whether you seek an intimate wedding for just the two of you, a small group get together, or a huge party, we will listen to your desires, and meet them perfectly.

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