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Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool in Fiji

Experience a great Fijian spa, covered in the healing powers of mud from head to toe and relaxing in a hot spring!

Best time: all year round

Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool
Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool

Due to the sulphur in the hot springs, the Sabeto's mud baths have healing powers. It is necessary to take several mud treatments to help rheumatic pains disappear. At least, locals believe so. The mud baths are the ideal remedy for self-cleansing or natural beauty. They have age-defying benefits and healing properties. Cover yourself in mud from head to toe, leave it for a little time to bake in the sun until it dries up. Afterwards, take a dip in a hot spring and then in the pool with clean water. That's all: you are young and beautiful!

The pools are open all year round during the daylight hours. Some tourists prefer cooler winter months (May–October). However, summers (November–April) offer equally enjoyable spa if you go later in the day when the air cools down a bit.

Practical info

What is the recommended time to visit Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool?

The Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool provide spa treatments all year round during daylight hours. The ideal time to visit the site is from May to October during cooler winter months. But summer time is also perfect for spa treatment if you visit in the evenings when temperatures cool down. Show more

Where is Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool located?

Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool is situated in the Sabeto Valley halfway between Nadi and Lautoka. The area has environmental diversity with ample shady space for visitors to unwind. Most taxis and tour operators offer tour packages to aid easy accessibility. Show more

What is the estimated time for the mud application to dry off your skin?

It usually takes between 20 and 30 minutes for the mud to dry off on the skin after application. Depending on the amount and thickness of mud applied, some people may take longer periods. The mud contains rich mineral ingredients and is silky to the touch, and requires a dip in the hot springs to rinse off the mud particles. Show more

Does Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool have any implications on a person's health?

The mud does not impose any health threats except for staining clothes, and individuals with open wounds or skin irritations should avoid the mud baths. A person should seek medical advice if they have any health concerns. The mud comprises natural ingredients for a unique treatment, and it helps renew and rid the skin of toxins. Show more

Is it possible for children to enjoy the facilities at Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool?

Children are welcome to enjoy the Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool facilities. Lifeguards are present for safety, considering the shallow waters, and many families prefer the site due to its child-friendly environment. However, the children should be under adult supervision at all times, and those allergic or have skin irritations must not take a dip. Show more

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