Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort

"A truly relaxing and rejuvenating island paradise."

Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort is an award winning luxurious island vacation destination in the South Pacific. This magical resort offers a truly unique experience, with a focus on relaxation and rejuvenation, authentic cuisine and culture, and exploration of lush forest, native animals and the hidden secrets of the underwater world. Each day is a different adventure with memorable experiences and activities. 

Location:Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort sits on the island of Vanua Levu, guest can charter a scenic 70 minute flight from Nadi International Airport to Savusavu followed with a 20 minute coastal drive.
Perfect for:Family and friends as well as romantic escapes!
Why we love it:Luxury Eco-Resort with a rich array of activities and experiences to discover Fiji’s hidden underwater garden and luscious forest whilst experiencing a true feel of Fijian hospitality and culture.
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Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort is nestled on the edge of Savusavu Bay built on the site of a former coconut plantation, over-looking the open sea, coral reefs and the mountains in a distance. This 5 star accommodation offers 25 luxurious bures, with a unique décor and feel.

This resort has much to offer with a range of activities from paddle boarding, hiking, snorkelling, diving, sailing and so much more. It has a fusion of adventure and relaxation, giving each guest a truly unique experience and leaving their heart feeling content.

This perfect getaway has thought of everything, with its award winning Bula Kids club, which offers fun, exploration, educational games and range of activities teachings children the joy of the world around them and how they can conserve and protect it. It’s a great way for kids to expand their horizon and meet other kids and for parents to enjoy a care free family holiday.

Presidential Villa

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.

Honeymoon Point Reef Bures

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.

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.

Oceanfront Bures

With the option of Deluxe oceanfront, 2 bedrooms Oceanfront or Oceanfront Bures. Each offering has a blissful view of the bay and are just steps away from the beach, coupled with an outdoor deck, outdoor seating, relaxing chairs, inviting hammock along with a combination of a luxurious king bed and a daybed. The set-up of the room and combination of furniture is dependent on the room of choice.

Gardenview 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.


  • Spa and Yoga
  • Cousteau Dive Centre
  • Bula Club for Kids
  • Kayaking
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Glass Bottom Boat
  • Traditional Fijian Story Telling
  • Fishing
  • Reef Walk
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Private Island Picnic
  • Snorkelling
  • Diving
  • Eco Tour
  • Medicine Walk

Discover the many culinary delights created by the Executive Chef, Raymond Lee. Seasonal ingredients are sourced from the local area and other regions of Fiji. He also grows many herbs, fruits, vegetables and edible flowers in an Organic Garden on the resort’s grounds. His creations are principally Fijian but are influenced by his Asian heritage and his international travels that have afforded him a broad repertoire.

Reserve the pier on one of the secluded beach-side dining decks for a private dining experience under the stars overlooking the waters of Savusavu bay.

Experience a traditional Fijian “lovo” feast celebrated every week at the resort. The flavoursome delicacy is prepared in a fire pit with hot embers covered with banana leaves.

Enjoy a drink at the relaxing and social Lounge Bar, with unique and fresh cocktails

Spa and Yoga Centre
Cousteau Dive Centre
Bula Club for Kids