Vanua Levu & Taveuni drinking and nightlife

Bar in Savusavu & Around

Planters’ Club

This was traditionally a place for planters to drink when they brought in the copra, and some of their descendants can still be found clustered around the bar. It’s got a whiff of colonialism and teems with expats. …
Pub in Savusavu & Around

Savusavu Wines & Spirits

It’s amazing what you can find in this little bottle shop: a great wine and international spirits selection as well as imported gourmet coffees, cheeses, cereals and more. There are a couple of tables outside if you…
Bar in Savusavu & Around

Waitui Marina

Sit on the balcony upstairs to enjoy classic South Pacific views of the yacht-speckled, palm-lined bay. The bar is well-stocked and all foreigners on holiday are welcomed. Expect locals playing guitars and heavy dri…
Bar in Savusavu & Around

Mahi Bar

Attached to the Hot Springs Hotel, this open-deck bar has fabulous panoramic bay views. Hotel guests as well as drop-in yachties mingle here. Be careful on your way back down the steep hill.
Bar in Savusavu & Around

Savusavu Yacht Club

Tourists are considered temporary members of this friendly little drinking hole. There are tables out by the waterside, plenty of cold beer and lots of mingling between yachties and expats.
Club in Savusavu & Around


Meaning ‘sexy’ in Fijian, this is where everyone comes to bump and grind to local and international music. It’s a smallish room up a dark flight of stairs and great fun.
Bar in Savusavu & Around

White Stork

This wonky green building houses the rowdiest place in town: everyone is blind drunk by around 11pm and fights are common.