Kokomo Private Island fuses unscripted luxury with the bounty of space and the generosity of time to do as much (or as little) as your holiday heart desires. Cradled by the world’s fourth-largest reef, the Great Astrolabe, the stunning unspoiled and naturally immaculate island is more than a backdrop. It’s your home for as long as you choose to linger. The reef provides a virtual portal into an unparalleled underwater world. Simultaneously, the land experiences offer a paradise for adventure seekers, a restorative sanctuary for families, and an enticing retreat for honeymooners. Kokomo Private Island will absorb your idea of luxury - whatever that might look like for you.
The design right throughout Kokomo represents a true collaboration and a fusion of creative minds. Lang Walker AO worked closely with Lead Architect for the island Keith Lambert, Lead Interior Designer Philip Garner, and Artist in Residence Chris Kenyon to develop and underpin the concept, design, and delivery of the world-class private resort.
A Passionate Endeavour - Renowned Australian property developer Lang Walker AO has lived and breathed placemaking for over 50 years. Together with his family, Lang has brought to life his vision to create ‘an island paradise, unlike any other.’ A venture straight from the hearts of the Walker family, Kokomo Private Island Fiji is a place with just as much emphasis on the natural beauty of the landscape as there is on the resort. It’s a serenity filled space, famous for its affable and welcoming Fijian hospitality; and it’s somewhere to meet, to celebrate, to laugh, to relax, to enjoy seamless hospitality, and to squeeze the last remaining minutes from each resplendent sunset - with those you love.
Getting to Kokomo Private Island - Conveyed in Style - Direct flights to Nadi International Airport operate from Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, USA (San Francisco and Los Angeles), Singapore, and Japan. Guests arriving and departing from Nadi International Airport are encouraged to use the new private luxury transfer lounge. Designed to provide a seamless experience while transferring to and from Kokomo Private Island, guests can enjoy refreshments, entertainment, a playroom for families, and shower facilities.
Stay in the seclusion of Immersions Space - Open the door to your villa or residence and disconnect immediately from the world you left behind. Perhaps it’s the pure size of each space or the fact that the beach, the views, the gardens, the private pool, the terrace – everything, is at your fingertips. Sustainable design is well understood. The importance of abundant space is appreciated, knowing what it takes to create relaxed opulence where you can feel right at home instantly. Perfect for couples, families, and individual travelers, the spacious accommodation options are elegantly furnished, feature traditional Fijian nuances, and are designed to provide you with a luxury locale you can call your own.
Villas - The epitome of privacy, luxury, and space, each of the twenty-one exclusive Villas include their own private pool, tropical walled garden, ocean view, and direct beach access—open plan living at its finest. The villas feature a large living area and kitchenette with air-conditioning and ceiling fans throughout. Coupled with a master bedroom with a walk-in closet, rain shower, a deep soaking bathtub, and an outdoor shower. A refined and fresh take on Pacific design, each villa boasts a unique marriage of contemporary design practices and traditional Fijian nuances, alongside elegant stonework and artwork by renowned artist Chris Kenyon.
Residences - Kokomo’s five expansive residences offer an unforgettable escape for multi-generational families and friends traveling together. Perfectly positioned on the hilltops and surrounded by lush tropical gardens, each residence offers captivating sunrise views to sunset. The sheer magnitude of space, while awe-inspiring, welcomes and envelopes guests in their home away from home, whilst providing the perfect backdrop in which to celebrate life’s milestones. Enjoy all the benefits of the beachfront villas whilst securing yourself a private vista, serviced by a dedicated butler and nanny for the duration of your stay.
Indulge in Dining - Heighten your Senses with a Taste of Fiji - Setting a new standard in Fijian cuisine, indulge your senses in a place where island grown and locally sourced produce is transformed into decadent gourmet meals. Beachfront, poolside, destination, and in-villa dining is available from sunrise to sunset. All menus are updated daily and champion Fiji’s seasonal, flavorsome produce.
"Beach Shack'' - Located on the west beach, next to the arrival jetty, the Beach Shack serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with the option of a daily tasting menu for dinner. Located on the beach, the deck and lounge area offer amazing views over the horizon. The perfect place to watch the sunset while sipping a cocktail before indulging in a delectable dining experience. A daily tasting menu is available for dinner.
''Walker D'Plank'' - Tucked within a small cove behind the arrival jetty, walk down the plank and leap into the flavors of Asian inspired street food. This casual restaurant and bar is positioned over the water, offering a unique setting to enjoy an ice-cold beverage from noon onwards. The restaurants no menu policy creates a point of difference, with the chef preparing dishes based on your favorite foods. Offering an amazing sunset view, Walker D’Plank is the ultimate place for a romantic rendezvous.
''Kokocabana'' - Adjacent to the resort pool, the Kokocabana is open for refreshments, lunch, and dinner. The Cabana has a smoothie, juice, and dessert bar open all day. From 11 am onwards, the cheese and charcuterie counter opens, and the chef begins cooking in the wood-fired pizza oven. Guests can enjoy a glass of wine, beer, or mixer with a charcuterie board or build their own gourmet pizza.
The Farm - Embracing the ‘farm to table’ concept, Kokomo boasts a 5.5 acre (2.2 hectare) farm that practices organic methodologies, growing a wide variety of local vegetables, herbs, sprouts, edible flowers, and exotic fruits from zucchini to sweet basil and pineapples, the list is extensive. The Hydroponics garden is large enough to supply fresh lettuce all year round, extra production of tomato vines, cucumbers, and seedling tables; this method excludes soil's need to grow produce. The vanilla plantation allows the production of fresh vanilla beans for the pastry kitchen and desserts. Beyond the gardens, 16 beehives are home to an Italian cross-breed of bees that produce a rich, delectable honey and 170 free-range chickens providing nutrient-dense daily eggs that sustain the hotel. All island-grown produce features on the menus.
Wellness - The Healing Power of Fiji - Leave the world behind and enter a realm where time doesn’t exist. The highly skilled therapists draw on Fiji’s natural elements to help you relax, restore and rejuvenate. With a range of blissful treatments and relaxation practices, this is your place to take a moment before returning to the world completely transformed. For a personal experience, treatments, and holistic practices (yoga and meditation) are available in your villa or residence, upon request.
Yaukuve Spa Sanctuary - Awaken the Senses - Designed to connect you to the island's natural beauty while embracing traditional Fijian nuances, the Yaukuve Spa Sanctuary is nestled in a lush, tropical garden. The relaxation pavilion is located at the heart of the spa and serves as a place to start your journey, transition, and relax between treatments. Complete your experience with a fresh juice, smoothie, or bliss ball in a tranquil environment. The Yaukuve Spa Sanctuary features five treatment rooms, a wet and dry hammam, a hair salon, and an outdoor relaxation pavilion. Spoil your senses with a tailored treatment or browse the delectable menu. Treatments harness the luscious Sodashi skincare range and include rejuvenating facial therapies, Pacific Mastery massages, restorative Kokomo journeys, the revival of hands and tired feet, as well as hair care to ensure you leave the sanctuary feeling good and looking incredible.
Diving - Explore the Underwater World - With direct access to the Great Astrolabe Reef, the underwater wonders of one of the best and most exclusive diving locations are waiting to be explored. Located on the northeast of Kadavu Island Group, Kokomo offers exclusivity to dive sites that are not frequented by other island resorts, offering an unparalleled experience for the guests, allowing them the opportunity to explore at their leisure with no distractions; from tiny Anthers to magnificent Mantas, Tuna, Sharks, schooling jacks, Turtles, Nudibranchs, Blue Ribbon Eels, Mackerels and many more.
Fishing - A world Class Experience - A short distance from Kokomo Private Island are some of the most fertile and untouched waters Fiji has to offer. Located on the northeast end of the Kadavu Group of islands, Kokomo is ideally positioned within proximity to the unspoiled and thriving, world-class fishing grounds of the Great Astrolabe Reef, offering varied and unrivaled fishing opportunities in the inner and outer reefs. Even the waters around Kokomo offer a wide variety of both pelagic and demersal species, from Mackerel to Marlin, Wahoo, and Sailfish – all of which can be encountered throughout the year, only a 10-minute boat ride from the island. To experience the thrills of the big game or sport fishing, you only need venture a little further to the outer reefs, where large schools of Tuna cloud the top of untouched seamounts and Blue Marlin cruise the deep water off the edges, just waiting to be lured by your freshly rigged bait! Surrounded by an abundance of exclusive fishing locations unfrequented by other resorts, offering local reef fishing, outer reef fishing, game and sport fishing excursions, liveaboard charters, and spearfishing experiences. All of these can be tailored to suit each angler, diver, or ocean enthusiast's experience levels.
Sustainability Prevention & Protection - While sustainable travel gains momentum, Kokomo has built its foundation on driving positive change in this arena. It prioritizes connecting and investing in the island, the community, and the environment surrounding us. Protection and preservation are key, embracing diversity and inclusion strategies are paramount, and formulating a green strategy for long-term success is the cornerstone of the island home. Providing guests with grandeur while minimizing the impact. This is a sustainable luxury.