About Us

Architects Pacific, headquarters, Suva, Fiji; was conceived and founded in the early 70’s by Stuart and Gillian Huggett Implementing an organic growth strategy, Architects Pacific has grown to become one of the largest architectural studios in Fiji, and the greater, South Pacific. Continually growing and expanding, Architects Pacific opened a studio in Auckland, New Zealand, in 2010.The commitment and pride of Architects Pacific staff in their collective achievements are the foundations of this successful architects practice. Continuing the organic growth is a decision all staff adhere to building on success after success.

Over the years Architects Pacific has employed staff of many different nationalities. Some studio people are now second generation; others have been a continual member of the Architects Pacific team for more than 30 years.

Of paramount importance is working in close collaboration with the client. Architects Pacific use their studio workshops to involve clients in every step of the project: from conception, design stages and detailed design through to final sign off. In Architects Pacific’s experience, if the client is a valued, integral member of the design team then the finished product always fulfils expectations.

Making best use of modern technology and communication advancement, Architects Pacific have successfully eroded the physical boundaries of the South Pacific and Oceania. With a multitude of clients across the region, including China and Nepal; from the client’s perspective there is no difference whether they are dealing with our Fiji or New Zealand Studios.

Various Awards
Completed Projects



Years of Service
Different Countries



Trette Residence – Navodo Bay, Fiji

150 acres of beach front land on a remote site in Fiji only accessible by...

Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat – Suva, Fiji

Traditional Pacific building forms underpin the design of the headquarters of what was known as...

Reserve Bank of Fiji – Suva, Fiji

As the first multi-storied building in Fiji, the Reserve Bank Building continues to define the...

South Pacific Commission – Noumea, New Caledonia

Architects Pacific won an international competition to become the architects for a new headquarters in...

Lamosa Road – Apia, Samoa

This house, on a spectacular site on the slopes above Apia was designed for an...

Eco Gardens – Zhongshan, China

Architects Pacific have done and completed multiple masterplanning and design concepts for developers in China....

Momi Bay Resort – Momi Bay, Fiji

The Momi Development on the main island of Viti Levu, Fiji, aims to be a...

Conflict Islands – Coral Sea, PNG

The Conflict Islands, an atoll of 21 islands in the Coral Sea, are held in...

Malamala Island – Malamala Island, Fiji

Our client South Sea Cruises wanted us to push the boundaries and digress away from...

Westin Resort – Denarau, Fiji

In 2005 Architects Pacific were commissioned to undertake a major upgrade of the former Regent,...

Marriot Courtyard – Sydney, Australia

Architects Pacific’s experience in resort development was successfully applied to the design of a Marriott...

Likuliku Resort – Malolo Island, Fiji

Situated on the fringe of a sparkling aquamarine lagoon, the resort has 42 rooms nestled...

The Point – Vatulele island, Fiji

The Point is a private villa designed to complement existing resort facilities. Sited on the...

Little Polynesian Hotel – Cook Islands

Little Polynesia is a boutique resort situated at Titikaveka, an area of outstanding natural beauty...

Holiday Inn – Port Vila, Vanuatu

The Holiday Inn, formerly known as Le Meridien, in Port Vila, Vanuatu was originally constructed...

Tiger Palace Hotel & Casino – Bhairahawa, Nepal

This project breaks new ground in providing casino facilities for an indian clientele in Southern...

Laucala Island Resort – Fiji

This exclusive luxury retreat aims to restore the Rose family copra plantation of the 1800‘s...
  • "Good buildings come from good people and all problems are solved by good design"

    Stephen Gardiner

    1500's English Bishop

  • "It is not the beauty of a building you should look at; its the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time."

    David Allan Coe

    American country music singer

  • "Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness."

    Frank Gehry

    World renowned architect

  • "The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones."

    John Maynard Keynes

    Well renowned Economist

  • "The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder."

    Ralph W. Sockman

    Critically acclaimed author

  • "When an architect is asked what is his best building, he usually answers, 'the next one'."

    Emilio Ambasz

    Architect and award-winning industrial designer

  • "An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes, which can be made, in a very narrow field."

    Neils Bohr

    Award winning physicist

Contact Us

Fiji Islands
108 Amy Street | PO Box 1171 | Suva, Fiji |
T: +679-330-3855 | +679-7770-770 |
E: mail@architectspacific.com or amitia@architectspacific.com

New Zealand
Level 3, Hobson Towers, 26 Hobson Street | PO Box 106-943 |
Auckland 1143, New Zealand | T: +649 354 4743 | +612-1288-1942 |
E: mail@architectspacific or amitia@architectspacific.com