Best Places to Stay in Vanuatu
Five of the most popular Vanuatu
Vanuatu is a popular holiday destination in the South Pacific. This island
archipelago has a great tropical climate, friendly people and very delicious food. Indeed, Vanuatu is an ideal
island destination for anyone to spend a holiday, honeymoon, or even hold a wedding ceremony. Furthermore, there
are various travel modes to Vanuatu.
Nevertheless, some places are not suitable for the whole family due to their
inadequate facilities. Some of the best places that one can stay while in Vanuatu include the Le Meridien, Iririki
Island Resort, Chantillys on the Bay, Melanesian, and Tamanu on the Beach, among others.
One of the rooms at Le Merdien Hotel in Port Vila,
This is a large extensive resort with a complete golf course. The resort has many
facilities; hence, suitable for most travellers. In addition, it is child friendly since the place has a kids
Meridien is situated on Erakor Lagoon, five to ten minutes
drive from Port Villa. However, driving and swimming is limited.
The venue is also suitable for newly wedded couple who want to spend their
honeymoon in a very quiet place. Additionally, the resort has a water bungalows that are gorgeous; hence, suitable
to hold ceremonies such as birthdays and weddings.
Iririki Island Resort
Resort is situated on an island around five to ten minutes boat
ride from Port Villa. The resort is a very quiet place since its management does not allow children under the
age of twelve. It has garden bungalows with an underway refurbs and a complete poster beds. The resort also
has good conference facilities that can hold small and large group of people. Unfortunately, it is not
suitable for elderly and physically disabled people due to its steep walkways. The resort is also suitable to
hold wedding ceremonies and a perfect destination for honeymooners and couples.
One of the best known Vanuatu resorts is
picturesque Iririki Island Resort,
located on Iririki Island in Port Vila harbour.
Chantilly's on the
Chantilly's on the Bay apartments overlooking waters
of Port Vila town
These are modern, fully furnished apartments. Chantilly's on the Bay is located on the bay, three to five minutes drive from Port Vila town. The apartments have
good conference facilities that are suitable for corporate groups.
There is also a very reputable restaurant, beauty parlour, and gift shop. Besides,
there are two sun lover rooms equipped with big sundeck. Regrettably, the building does not have lifts and one has
to climb stairs in order to access all rooms. Fortunately, there are only three floors, so it's not a big problem
for most of the apartments' guests.
This is a perfect hotel for budget travellers due to their friendly costs. It is
located a few meters away from the town. The
Melanesian hotel has both hotel rooms and self-contained rooms. In
addition, the hotel has a club, bar, and a small casino. Other facilities in the hotel include an entertainment
ground, kava tasting, and a swimming pool.
The swimming pool is one of the key features at
The Melanesian Hotel,
popular accommodation choice for many Vanuatu
Tamanu on the
Tamanu on the Beach hotel
This is a cherished and isolated hotel and resort. It is approximately twenty to
thirty minutes drive from Port Vila. This is the best place to relax by the ocean just observing its beauty.
Children are not allowed and they do not have conference facilities as the place is strictly for honeymooners and
couples only. Tamanu has been the winner of tripadvisor's Certificate of Excellence 4 years in row.
These are but a handful of places to stay in Vanuatu. You will find numerous
holiday accommodation options, such as hotels, motels, lodges, exotic resorts and tradition-styled bungalows, all
of which range from one-star to five-star grade. Much like Adorno Suites (adornosuites.com) on the holiday island of Mykonos, Greece, most of the holiday accommodation
is located by the beach, giving guests a great view of the ocean. The most popular accommodation is the
traditional bungalow. They offer exquisite tropical experience with great services.