Our history

2017

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2017

  • January 2017 – Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Awards: Top 10 Hotels in Fiji (ranked no. 8)
  • January 2017 – Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Awards: Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Fiji (ranked no. 6)
  • February 2017 – ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards 2016 – Accommodation Luxury Nomination
  • February 2017 – ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards 2016 – Visitor Dining Experience Nomination
  • February 2017 – World Travel Awards Nomination: Australasia’s Leading Family Resort
  • February 2017 – World Travel Awards Nomination: Australasia’s Leading Resort
  • February 2017 – World Travel Awards Nomination: Fiji’s Leading Resort
  • March 2017 – World Luxury Spa Awards Nomination
  • March 2017 – World Golf Awards Nomination: Fiji’s Best Golf Hotel
  • April 2017 – Spice Hot 100 Hotels, Resorts and Venues Finalist
  • April 2017 – Luxury Travel Guide Awards: Family Friendly Hotel of the Year – Fiji
  • May 2017 – World Spa Awards Nomination: Fiji’s Best Resort Spa
  • June 2017 – World Travel Awards: Australasia’s Leading Resort
  • June 2017 – World Travel Awards: Fiji’s Leading Resort
  • July 2017 – World Luxury Spa Awards: South Pacific/Oceania’s Best Luxury Resort Spa

2016

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2016

  • January 2016 – Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Awards: Top 10 Hotels in Fiji (ranked no. 10)
  • January 2016 – Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Awards: Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Fiji (ranked no. 8)
  • February 2016 – World Luxury Spa Awards Nomination
  • February 2016 – ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards 2015 – Accommodation Luxury Nomination
  • March 2016 – Luxury Travel Magazine Gold List Awards: Best Overseas Golf Resort Nomination
  • March 2016 – World Travel Awards Nominations: Australasia’s Leading Resort
  • March 2016 – World Travel Awards Nominations: Australasia’s Leading Family Resort
  • March 2016 – World Travel Awards Nominations: Fiji’s Leading Resort
  • March 2016 – World Travel Awards Nominations: Fiji’s Leading Spa Resort
  • April 2016 – Spice Hot 100 Hotels, Resorts and Venues
  • April 2016 – World Golf Awards Nomination: Fiji’s Best Golf Hotel
  • June 2016 – Trip Advisor: Resort – 2016 Certificate of Excellence Winner & Navo at InterContinental Fiji – 2016 Certificate of Excellence Winner
  • June 2016 – World Luxury Spa Awards – Best Fiji Luxury Resort Spa
  • July 2016 – Luxury Travel Guide Awards – Luxury Golf Resort of the Year – Fiji
  • October 2016 – World Travel Awards – Fiji’s Leading Resort
  • October 2016 – Haute Grandeur Awards – Global Best Golf Resort
  • November 2016 – World Golf Awards – Fiji’s Best Golf Hotel

2015

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2015

  • January 2015 – Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Awards: Top 10 Hotels in Fiji (ranked no. 6)
  • April 2015 – World Travel Awards Nominations: Australasia’s Leading Resort
  • April 2015 – World Travel Awards Nominations: Australasia’s Leading Family Resort
  • April 2015 – IAGTO Diamond Award for Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course
  • May 2015 – World Spa Awards Nomination: Fiji’s Best Hotel Spa
  • May 2015 – Five Star Kids Top 10 Best Fiji Family Resort 2015
  • June 2015 – Trip Advisor: Resort – 2015 Certificate of Excellence Winner & Navo at InterContinental Fiji – 2015 Certificate of Excellence Winner.
  • July 2015 – World Luxury Spa Awards Nomination: Fiji – Best Luxury Destination Spa
  • August 2015 – Hotels.com Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Guest Review Score

 

2014

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2014

  • January 2014 – Trip Advisor Traveller’s Choice Awards: Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Fiji (ranked no. 9) & 10 Hotels in Fiji (ranked no. 8)
  • February 2014 – Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards 2013: Front Liner of the Year Award: InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa & Spa and Wellness Award: InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa
  • April 2014 – Spice Hot 100 Hotels, Resorts and Venues: Finalist – Best Resorts in New Zealand and South Pacific
  • April 2014 – Luxury Travel Magazine Gold List Awards: Best Overseas Family Resort
  • April 2014 – World Travel Awards Nominations: Australasia’s Leading Family Resort & Australasia’s Leading Resort
  • June 2014 – Trip Advisor: Resort – 2014 Certificate of Excellence Winner & Navo at InterContinental Fiji – 2014 Certificate of Excellence Winner.
  • (Nominated) 2014 Australasia’s Leading Family Resort & (Nominated) 2014 Australasia’s Leading Resort
  • September – 2014: Hotel Management ‘Best Fijian Property’ Award 2014 & (Nominated) Hotel Management ‘South Pacific General Manager’ Award 2014
  • October – 2014 Moffat National Salon Culinaire 2014 Runner Up for Chef of the Year
  • November – 2014 Agoda Gold Listing Award

 

2013

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2013

  • January 2013- Trip Advisor: Top 10 Hotel Spas in the South Pacific (ranked no. 3), Top 25 Relaxation/Spa Hotels in the South Pacific (ranked no. 9), Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the South Pacific (ranked no. 12), Top 10 Beachfront Hotels (ranked number 8)
  • April 2013 – Luxury Travel Gold List 2013: Best Overseas Resort (ranked no. 4) & Best Overseas Golf Resort (ranked no. 5)
  • April 2013 – Stellar Stays Awards 2013
  • Trip Advisor – Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course #1 Attraction
  • Trip Advisor – 2013 Certificate of Excellence Fine Dining
  • Trip Advisor – 2013 Certificate of Excellence Spa
  • Awarded the OneAsia PGA ‘Fiji International’ Tournament
  • 2013 World Travel Awards – Australasia’s Leading Golf Resort
  • Moffat National Salon Culinaire 2013 Chef of the Year
  • Moffat National Salon Culinaire 2013 Piazza D’Oro Barista of the Year

 

2012

Continuing our work with the Natadola Bay community, September 2012 saw construction of Malomalo Primary School’s new kindergarten completed.

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2012

  • February 2012- Trip Advisor: Best Hotel for Relaxation/Spa (ranked no. 9)– South Pacific & Best Hotel for Luxury (ranked no. 12)– South Pacific
  • February 2012 – Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards 2011: ‘Incentive Events, Tours and Transport’, ‘Accommodation Deluxe’ & ‘Restaurants & Dining: Navo’
  • February 2012 – Spice Magazine Hot 100: Hotels and Resorts
  • April 2012 – Luxury Travel Gold List 2012: Best Overseas Family Resort (ranked no. 3) & Best Overseas Golf Resort (ranked no. 4)
  • September 2012: ‘Best Fijian Property’ Award, ‘ Service to the Community’ Award & ‘Best International Hotel/Resort’
  • September 2012 – New Zealand Travel Industry Awards 2012
  • September 2012 – World Travel Award Nominations: Australasia’s Leading Resort, Australasia’s Leading Family Resort & Australasia’s Leading Golf Resort
  • November 2012 – ASpa Awards of Excellence –’Best Spa Experience’ – First Runner-Up

 

2011

The resort team has been working with Malomalo Primary School since opening and is dedicated to enhancing and upgrading the schools facilities for the benefit of the children of Natadola Bay and surrounding villages.

Guests and employees have volunteered to help improve the school by painting buildings, repairing broken chairs and desks, replacing rusty window frames and installing a new roof. In September 2011 we were delighted to announce that electricity and water were connected to the school thanks to our guests’ generous donations.

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2011

  • Feb 2011- Trip Advisor Awards – Best Hotel for Relaxation/Spa (ranked no. 3)
  • Destinasian Annual Regions Best New Hotel & Resorts list for 2010 in the Luxe Guide – Oct / Nov edition.
  • Feb 2010 – Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards 2010: ‘Incentive events, Tours, and Transport’ & ‘Accommodation Deluxe’
  • Accepted into the Signature Network Travel 2012
  • World Travel Awards – Nominated for: Fiji’s Leading Golf Resort, Fiji’s Leading Resort & Fiji’s Leading Spa Resort
  • Virtuoso Awards: Finalist in the Most Socially Responsible category
  • September 2011 – IHG Annual Asia, Middle East & Africa (AMEA) Leaders’ Awards: Hotel Leader of the Year in the Resorts Category General Manager, Scott Williams & Best New Hotel
  • Holidays with Kids Top 10 Awards 2011
  • Family Resorts – Fiji (ranked no. 9)

2010

Club InterContinental opened in 2010 and is Fiji’s first and only ‘Club’ experience offering discerning travellers the exclusivity of a resort within a resort.

Guests enjoy exclusive access to our Club InterContinental Lounge, with a private infinity pool, dining privileges and sunset cultural entertainment. 50 hilltop suites offer unparalleled comfort with spacious interiors blending seamlessly with outdoor living areas featuring a Cleopatra bath, relaxing day bed and private plunge pool in select suites.

LIST OF AWARDS RECEIVED IN 2010

  • Accepted into the Virtuoso Network Travel 2010
  • Feb 2010- Trip Advisor – Best Hotel for Romance (ranked no. 5) & Best Hotel for Relaxation/Spa (ranked no. 2)
  • Apr 2010 – Luxury Travel Gold List 2010
  • Apr 2010 – Listed as #2 for ‘Newly opened Hotel/Resort Most Likely to Visit’
  • Apr 2010 – Conde Nast Traveler’s 2010 Hot List Hotels
  • Oct 2010 – 17th World Travel Awards
  • Oct 2010 – Recognized as Fiji’s Leading Golf Resort
  • Oct 2010 – Nominated as a finalist for the World’s Leading New Resort 2010
  • Oct 2010 – SpaFinder Readers’ Choice Awards

 

2009

Opened in May 2009, InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa was created to provide the ultimate luxury resort experience on the mainland.

Owned by FNPF and managed by InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) the resort provides services that go beyond the world-renowned Fijian warmth and hospitality to give guests authentic, enriching experiences and insights into the Fijian culture and way of life.

Since opening, the resort has attracted a number of illustrious guests and continues to evolve its experience of Natadola Bay luxury.

Within the privacy of this intimate environment, our staff offer personalised service and will work side by side with you to create a truly special holiday experience so that you can return home rejuvenated and with memories to share.

*IHG® Rewards Club not applicable to Kimpton™ Hotels and Restaurants; to be included at a future date.