NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Namale Resort & Spa in Fiji announced today that SpaFinder® Wellness, the global spa and wellness resource, has named Namale as winner of the prestigious 2012 Country Award for the South Pacific. This recognition is given annually to the number-one most-voted spa in the South Pacific by spa-goers across the world in SpaFinder Wellness' Readers' Choice Awards. Once again, the 2012 Readers' Choice Awards tallied a record amount of votes globally — more than any other year in its 10-year history. As such, the Awards provide the most comprehensive consumer assessment of the global spa market available today, identifying spa-goers' favorite spas by continent, country/region and across 27 categories. "Working your way to the top of a global industry is nothing short of an extraordinary feat," noted Susie Ellis, president of SpaFinder Wellness, Inc. "This Country Award salutes the hard work of Namale's owners and staff who achieved this honor together by delivering the highest standards for spa and wellness available today in the South Pacific for every client, every day." Namale, Fiji's #1 all-inclusive resort and spa, is located in Savusavu, nestled between the lush greenery of the rainforest and the magic of the pristine Koro Sea. Surrounded by beautiful hibiscus and towering palms, the idyllic backdrop provides guests with a feeling of total bliss and ignites all senses with romance and tranquility. Namale's world-class, award-winning spa – constructed from native palm wood, rock and palm thatch and decorated with native flora, exposed beams, and walls of windows showcasing the sea – affords guests a relaxing place to soothe both their minds and bodies. For the more adventurous travelers, Namale offers a number of different activities including vigorous hikes through the rainforest, biking to some of the most lavish waterfalls and a host of water sports designed to open your eyes to the colorful world beneath the sea. With so many luxurious amenities at their fingertips, guests can truly indulge in the best of both worlds.