Ritam Investments opens Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji; completes $18.5M renovation

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide's Sheraton brand expanded its resorts portfolio with the opening of Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji. Owned by local Fijian proprietary company, Ritam Investments, part of the P Meghji Group, the previously independent resort underwent an $18.5-million renovation and conversion project prior to raising the Sheraton flag.

The debut of Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji, marks the Sheraton brand's eighth property in the Pacific region and Starwood's fourth operating property in Fiji, joining Sheraton Fiji Resort, Sheraton Denarau Villas and The Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa.

Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji, is situated on a 35-acre beachfront property in the south-western corner of Tokoriki Island, the northernmost island within Fiji's Mamanuca group. Guests can reach the island via a 12-minute helicopter flight from Nadi or a one-hour boat ride. Fiji is the most easily accessible Pacific island nation and serviced by a number of carriers including Fiji Airways, with direct flights to Nadi out of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane Auckland, Los Angeles, Seoul and Hong Kong.

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As one of Fiji's largest island resorts, Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji has a total of 101 guestrooms and suites, including 30 Tokoriki Retreats with private plunge pools. Additionally, the resort has 14 beachfront rooms, 14 Ocean Breeze rooms, 18 ocean view rooms, seven family suites and 18 Island Breeze rooms. All guestrooms were renovated and outfitted with the brand's Sheraton Sweet Sleeper bed, Internet connectivity and 40-inch flat panel televisions.

The refurbished lobby has the signature "[email protected] experienced with Microsoft" – a space with complimentary wireless broadband where guests can socialize and connect with friends. On-site recreational facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, tennis courts, kids club, two boutiques, a theater accommodating up to 50 guests and a spa with four treatment rooms and a range of relaxation packages.

For dining, the property has the Flying Fish.

For events, Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji has a redeveloped function area and landscaped beachfront for up to 140 guests.

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