Port Vila Bungalows
Where to stay in Port Vila town for your
Located on Efate island, Port Vila is the
capital and the largest town in Vanuatu islands. This bustling city has been home to Melanesian people for
thousands of years. The town has built an enormous amount of history, culture and heritage. These long-held traditions make Port Vila an ideal place to
provide the authentic style of holiday accommodation, enjoyed by Melanesians themselves.
| Bungalow accommodations in Port
Port Vila Bungalow
Bungalow accommodation in Port Vila offers comfort and privacy.
These comfortable structures are usually made of natural materials, including wood, bamboo, and
thatch. They provide privacy and comfort for your family holiday in Port Vila.
For those who prefer traditional housing on their holiday in
Vanuatu, we provide a list of several lodges and
resorts that offer bungalow
accommodations in Port Vila town and surrounding area on
Efate island and smaller islands that surround it.
Bungalow accommodation, be it modern
or traditional, is one of the most popular and exciting accommodation options for couples and
families. Both standard and water bungalows are available - we recommend a few bungalow places in
One of the best ways for your
holiday stay in Port
Vila is in Vanuatu's authentic bungalows. Unique to the South
Pacific, they're preferred form of accommodation for visitors. You will find that many resorts on
Vanuatu islands include bungalows, as part of their offer.
Staying in a bungalow is a great way to enjoy your Vanuatu holiday. These
traditional accommodation places are usually located in tropical gardens and on the beach. Usually
handbuilt housing, bungalows offer a cozy comfort and privacy.
Melanesian housing style
Bungalows are traditional form of housing style
throughout Vanuatu islands, including its capital Port Vila. This is also a common form of architecture throughout
the South Pacific region, whose building style can vary not only in different Pacific island countries, but also on
each island in the same country.
Bungalows made of wood are all of course built
manually, although modern Melanesian islanders won't dismiss some of the modern tools of trade to speed up the
process and make it easier on hands. But the majority of the work is done by hands, making wooden bungalows a true,
wonderful style of imperfection, with an esthetic appeal.
There are also more modern-style bungalows built
with bricks and mortar. These are popular holiday accommodation choice with more modern resorts in Vanuatu. Many
holiday places in Port Vila provide this type of modern bungalow accommodation.