The Best Hotels for First Time Visitors in Suva

Where to Stay on Your First Trip to Suva

Visiting Suva, Fiji for the first time can be an exciting, yet overwhelming experience. With so many incredible hotels to choose from, it can be difficult to know where to stay. If you're deciding where to stay for your first visit to Suva, we've compiled a list of the best hotels for first time visitors. We analyzed all of the hotels in Suva based on price, location, amenities, guest ratings, and more to determine which would be the ideal places to stay for first timers. Whether you're here for just a few days or longer, these hotels offer the perfect combination of amenities, location, and price. For those visiting Suva for the first time, it's important to choose a hotel in a safe and convenient area to make the most of your first visit. You'll want to be close to the activities, shopping, and dining options, of course. When looking for hotels, consider the amenities they offer. Some hotels may have a fitness center, a bar or restaurant, a pool, or even a spa. All of these features can add to your overall enjoyment if you've never been to Suva before. Also, guest ratings and reviews are also important to consider when choosing a hotel. Whether you're visiting Suva for the first time, or you're a seasoned traveler, the best hotels in Suva for first-timers offer the perfect combination of comfort, convenience, and affordability. So, here's our list of suggestions for your next trip.

(Prices are listed in U.S. Dollars.)

Holiday Inn Suva

4-star Hotel with prices starting at $168 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Perfect for Your First Visit to Suva
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Beach

Located at Victoria Parade, Holiday Inn Suva has great rooms from $168 (before taxes). It offers an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar. It has a terrific 8.70 rating out of 10 from previous guests who have stayed here. Only 1.3 km from the city center, first time visitors will especially love a kid-friendly buffet, child care, laundry services, a child pool, and bowling at this relaxing hotel. Nothing says relaxation like having room service delivered.

First Time Trip Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Child pool
  • Beach
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness center
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Refrigerator
  • Breakfast in the room


Grand Pacific Hotel Suva

5-star Hotel with prices starting at $198 (before taxes) - See All Prices
A Good Stay for Your First Trip
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Beach
  • Family-Friendly

A great place to stay is Grand Pacific Hotel Suva which has nice rooms starting at $198. Offering an outdoor pool, a pool bar, room service, a restaurant, and a fitness center, it also has a great guest rating of 8.60 out of 10 from many previous guests. It's located at 584-618 Victoria Parade. This convenient hotel is also nice because it offers a bar, child care, laundry services, city views, and a spa and wellness center which visitors will enjoy. Also, it's just 1.4 km from the city center. Everyone loves a nice pool, and you won't be disappointed with this one.

First Time Trip Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Spa
  • Child pool
  • Beach
  • Family-Friendly
More Great Amenities
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness center
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Tennis
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast in the room


Novotel Suva Lami Bay

4-star Hotel with prices starting at $131 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Perfect for Your First Time in Suva
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for 4-star hotels.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
  • Beach

We found Novotel Suva Lami Bay to be a great place to stay, and the price starts at $131. We loved that is has an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar, and it also has a terrific guest rating of 8.60 out of 10 from previous guests. It's located at Queens Road. You'll also find parking, child care, laundry services, a spa, and laundry facilities which travelers will love. And this fun hotel is just 3.5 km from the center of town. Unwinding at the restaurant after sightseeing is a nice way to end the day.

First Time Trip Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Parking
  • Spa
  • Beach
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness center
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Babysitting / Child Care
  • Laundry service
  • Bicycle rental


Colo-I-Suva Rainforest Eco Resort

2-star Hotel with prices starting at $19 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Perfect for First-Timers
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for first time trip hotels.
  • Beach

With terrific rooms from $19, Colo-I-Suva Rainforest Eco Resort, at Princes Road provides an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a bar, and hiking. Its terrific guest rating is 8.00 out of 10 from previous guests staying here. New visitors will really like this amazing hotel which also offers rooms with kitchenettes, laundry services, free parking, a pool table, and kids meals. It's located just 7.9 km from the city center, too. We find the kitchenette here to be a great way to get a good breakfast and save time and money. It's a great value, as the price is less than the average for first time trip hotels.

First Time Trip Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Beach
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hiking
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry service
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Coffee shop
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


Five Princes Hotel

3-star Hotel with prices starting at $67 (before taxes) - See All Prices
Among the Best Places to Stay for a First Visit to Suva
  • Great Value: the price is lower than average for first time trip hotels.
  • Beach

Five Princes Hotel has a great guest rating of 8.00 out of 10, and offers an outdoor pool, room service, a restaurant, a bar, and parking. The great rooms here start at $67 before taxes and depending on the season. It can be found at 5 Princes Road. Furthermore, it also offers laundry services, laundry facilities, air-conditioning, and a refrigerator, which is nice for first time visitors. Just 2.5 km from the city center, this fantastic hotel is a terrific choice. We found the price of this hotel to be a great value because the price is less than average for first time trip hotels.

First Time Trip Hotel Amenities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Parking
  • Beach
More Great Amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Laundry service
  • Refrigerator


For more terrific hotel ideas in Suva, make sure you also see Best Beach Hotels in Suva or Best Hotels for One Night in Suva.


How much do hotels for first-time visitors cost in Suva?

Suva Average First Time Trip Hotel Price
$117

Visitors will find a large range of terrific first time trip hotel choices when planning a visit to Suva, Fiji. The price of these first time trip hotels can vary according to location, type, and amenities. The average first time trip hotel price in Suva, Fiji based on data from 5 hotels is an affordable $117. If you're interested in more information about hotels here, see our guide to hotel prices in Suva.

The average prices of our suggested first time trip hotels by star rating:

  • 5-star hotels: $198
  • 4-star hotels: $150
  • 3-star hotels: $67
  • 2-star hotels: $19


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