Some of the best known resorts in
Sunshine, sandy beaches, and clear blue water – it sounds like the
making of a perfect holiday. However, nothing can put a damper on a paradise getaway quicker than staying in a
hotel or resort that is less than you hoped for. So we have listed here some of the better and most popular resorts
in Vanuatu and around Port Vila. These are some of the best known Vanuatu resorts, hotels, bungalows and lodges,
where you can stay on your holiday in Port Vila, listed in alphabet order.
Benjor Beach Club
The Benjor Beach club is situated on 23 acres of beautiful beachfront
that looks into the beautiful blue ocean. This is quiet, peaceful resort is perfect for those who are looking for a
nice getaway. The rooms are all individually designed and there is a great on-site restaurant that is sure to
please everyone’s taste buds. You can even find an 18-hole miniature golf course and a swimming pool.
You will find a a
great variety of holiday accommodation places in and around Port Vila. These range from
bungalows and lodges, to motels, resorts and hotels. Vanuatu resorts offer numerous choices,
to suit many different tastes and budget considerations.
The bungalows at the Breakas Beach Resort Vanuatu make for a
wonderful place to stay while in Port Vila. It is located alongside a white sand beach dotted with palm trees. The
resort is beautifully landscaped with lush gardens. Many of the bungalows face the ocean, while the others are
tucked away amid the garden.
You can find a restaurant at the hotel that serves a variety of food
including local cuisine, steaks, and incredible, fresh seafood. The cocktail bar is a perfect place to relax and
unwind with at cool tropical drink. The resort also offers other amenities such as a swimming pool and games, and
it even has facilities for a wedding.
Ideal for the budget conscious traveler, the Coral Motel features
clean rooms with tile floors. In addition, each room boasts a full kitchen and a quiet atmosphere. Rooms are
available with air conditioning, though ceiling fans suffice for cooling most of the time. Guests will also enjoy
all the modern amenities they expect, including premium TV and comfortable furnishings.
The Fatumaru Lodge offers a quaint, quiet place to relax. All rooms
feature a full kitchen and full air conditioning. Guests can relax on the deck by the pool or cook out in the grill
area. In addition, the hotel features a small beach with a wharf and kayaks for guest use. The owners (and
proprietors) live just up the hill from the hotel and provide the perfect level of service. Families will enjoy the
connecting room and the family friendly atmosphere.
Another budget friendly establishment, the Holiday Motel offers
studios, superior suites and executive suites for guests' enjoyment. In addition, you'll find a spacious swimming
pool, a massage and wellbeing center, a café and bar on property and more. High-speed Internet access is available
if needed. For families looking to stay in comfort and within budget, this motel is a prime choice in Port
Iririki Island Resort
When it comes to Vanuatu resorts, one of the most popular is the
Iririki Island Resort. Located on a private island in Port Vila, it offers a quiet and peaceful place for guests to
retreat. In addition to complimentary ferry service, guests can also enjoy water activities like snorkeling or
multiple types of sailing. The resort also offers a spa for the most relaxing visit possible.
Kaiviti Village Motel
Located only a 10-minute walk from the heart of Port Vila, this motel
offers you budget accommodations in the heart of paradise. All rooms feature standard amenities and private
balconies for your enjoyment. You'll also find that the hotel is only a few miles from the international airport,
giving you easy access to your room. The hotel offers complimentary Internet access, a large swimming pool,
complimentary breakfast and a great snack bar.
This resort is a perfect spot from which to base your vacation. It is
located amid a tropical paradise on 75 acres and sits at the edge of Erakor Lagoon. The resort is only a few miles
from both the airport and the city center of Port Vila. This makes it far enough away that you don’t have to deal
with the crowds you might find in the city, but close enough to all of the action and attractions the city has to
offer. It is ideal for many vacationers. This all-encompassing resort also features three restaurants and bars, as
well as a 12-hole golf course, tennis courts, and swimming pools.
This boutique resort is the perfect location for single travelers,
couples and families traveling to Port Vila. Located only 5 minutes from downtown Port Vila, you'll find enormous
convenience in the location. You'll also find six incredible bungalows, each fully furnished for your convenience.
The spectacular views of Port Vila and the bay can be found from the outdoor pool, as well as the bungalows. The
Panoramic Restaurant features authentic Melanesian cuisine, as well as wonderful views of the city.
Combining the best of modern amenities and warm island service,
you'll find that the Melanesian Hotel offers you the best resort atmosphere for your vacation. Located in the heart
of Port Vila, you'll find the international airport only a few miles away, giving you the convenience you want. In
addition, Gino's Pizza on property offers you a continental breakfast, as well as lunch and dinner options to sate
The Moorings Hotel offers immediate access to Erakor Lagoon, as well
as comfortable rooms. Their relative small size is offset by the high ceilings throughout. Guests can dine at the
Moo's Bar & Grill for an excellent meal, or head over to the nearby Rumours Nightclub. Even though the
nightclub is located nearby, this is a great place for a quiet stay for the family.
More a small resort than a hotel, the Pacific Lagoon Apartments offer
11 units situated on Erakor Lagoon. Guests will enjoy a full kitchen, as well as views of either the lush gardens
or the spectacular lagoon. In addition, the hotel is family oriented, offering long-term rates for guests desirous
of staying 2 weeks or more.
There are more Port Vila resorts and of course more resorts in
Vanuatu islands. But the above is a good guide to Vanuatu resorts, that will give you an idea of what kind of
resort, hotel, and bungalow accommodation you will find in Port Vila and Vanuatu area.