Vanuatu Accommodation - Vanuatu Region Guide
Accommodation in Port Vila is as varied as her landscape. There is a certain rustic charm in sleeping under a natangora thatched roof, with walls and floors made of coral. If high rise accommodation is your thing, then the views over the harbour will please you. The reminders of a British and French rule from the past are evident in some of the older styles of accommodation. As Port Vila grows it attracts new investors who are building new, fresh and luxurious beach side resorts. Nearby islands offer private, peaceful and unique accommodation and more budget conscious options are also available. Whether you are travelling alone, with your partner, a family, friends or colleagues, you will find the perfect accommodation solution for you somewhere in Vanuatu.
Vanuatu Accommodation - Family Resorts and Hotels
Le Lagon and Holiday Inn are the major resorts in Port Vila and offer a full itinerary of children's activities and babysitting within their kids club. Other family friendly resorts are: Le Melanesian (pool, bar, restaurant, kids club, self contained available), Poppy's on the Lagoon (bar, restaurant, pool, spa, beach activities, self contained), Paradise Cove (bar, restaurant, pool, water activities, babysitting, Pacific Lagoon Resort (self contained, kayaks, babysitting), Benjor Beach Club (pool, bar, restaurant, water activities, golf), Island Magic Resort(pool, BBQ, reef snorkelling, sea pool, self contained).
Vanuatu Couples Hotels and Resorts
For a holiday free from children, catch the free ferry across from the Grand Hotel and Casino to Irririki Island Resort (day spa, restaurant, bar, beach activities and swimming pool). Other adult only resorts include: The Havannah (pool, day spa, restaurant), Breaka's Beach Resort (pool, bar, restaurant, day spa), Mangoes Resort (bar, restaurant, pool, massage), Tamanu Beach Resort(restaurant and bar), Vila Chaumiers (restaurant, massage) and Sunset Bungalows (restaurant, massage, pool) has an over 18's policy. Eratap Beach Resort (pool, restaurant, kayak, banana boats, massage services) offer adult only periods at certain times of the year. Le Meridien Resort and Casino (bar, restaurant, day spa, casino, catamaran, golf, and tennis) offer some "couples only" lagoon bungalows.
Vanuatu Self Contained Apartments
For a "home friendly" atmosphere, Port Vila offer many styles of self contained accommodation. Le Melanesian (pool, bar, restaurant, kids club, self contained available), Poppy's on the Lagoon (bar, restaurant, pool, spa, beach activities, self contained), Pacific Lagoon Resort (self contained, kayaks, babysitting), Benjor Beach Club (pool, bar, restaurant, water activities, golf). Island Magic Resort (pool, BBQ, reef snorkelling, sea pool, self contained).
Vanuatu Holiday Houses
Local real estate agents offer a selection of fully furnished short term rentals located in town, on lagoons, and some with total beachfront access. These homes are available all year round and usually can accommodate more than one family.
Vanuatu Backpacker Accommodation
Budget accommodation and backpacker accommodation is available in Port Vila but is generally not well advertised. Budget accommodation can be very rustic, with tree top timber cabins with very basic amenities. Hotels and motels offer basic kitchen amenities and pool and BBQ area, some offer self contained rooms. Dormitory style accommodation is basic, rustic and has common bathroom and kitchen facilities. Fans or air conditioning are standard features.
Business Hotels in Vanuatu
Whether you are doing business on a budget or in style, there is a hotel in Port Vila to suit your needs. Located centrally or close to town these hotels offer business services including: well equipped meeting rooms, conference rooms, full room service or restaurant service, use of photo copying and fax machine, computer use and internet access, multilingual staff, currency exchange and laundry service.
Vanuatu Conference Resorts
Each year more businesses and companies are choosing Vanuatu as a venue to host their conferences, incentives and events as the travel from Australia and New Zealand is direct and with flying time just over 2 hours it's a great choice for those last minute conferences where you just need to get the team away for three or four days. Many resorts offer competitive conference packages that include accommodation and food and a unique cultural atmosphere within which to conduct business. A novel idea for large groups is to spread their events across a number of the resorts and function centres. Often travelling from one venue to another by boat, ferry or car, this concept contains a certain element of surprise.
Vanuatu Wedding Resorts and Hotels
Whether you are celebrating a wedding for 2 or 200, onshore or on sea, there are many resorts and accommodation options to suit all budgets, numbers and styles. In the land where service is always delivered with a smile, you will be treated like King and Queen on your special day. Resorts are only too happy to provide wedding planners and celebrants, hair and beauty services, floral arrangements, music, food, drinks and decorations. For that special touch, replace the traditional walk up the aisle with a canoe trip across the lagoon with a local Ni Vanuatu chief. Whatever your needs, your Vanuatu resort or hotel will be only too happy to accommodate them.
Vanuatu Ultra Luxurious Accommodation
While Vanuatu offers a multitude of accommodation options, styles and packages, in comparison to Australian accommodation, there is only a small group of resorts that appear "luxurious". From high rise, to boutique resorts these ultimate beach or lagoon front resorts offer high standards of service and facilities.
Vanuatu for Families
Got kids? Vanuatu is a safe, fun and adventure packed holiday location for kids of all ages. There is a plethora of activities to enjoy with your children. Including; horse riding, sailing, swimming, snorkelling, buggy hire, bike riding, helicopter or seaplane flights, Jet Ski boat, fishing, kayaking, golf, abseiling, glass bottom boat viewing, pirate ship sailing, tennis and round island tours.
Looking for a holiday that keeps them occupied and allows you the confidence and freedom for your own rest and relaxation? Many resorts in Vanuatu offer family meal and accommodation packages (kids under 12 stay and eat for free packages are available) and kids clubs, guaranteed to please everyone.
Vanuatu for Couples
Looking for a holiday with no children running about and bomb diving in the pool? In Port Vila, there are some great adult only options. Promising privacy, peace and relaxation, the perfect reward for you and your partner.
Vanuatu for Weddings
With its romantic sunsets and beautiful landscapes, Port Vila is a popular wedding and honeymoon destination. With local event companies catering to your every need, no wedding size or theme is too much. Have no fear, Weddings that are conducted in Vanuatu are considered legal in New Zealand and Australia. Local resorts and restaurants offer excellent facilities for receptions to suit every size and budget.
Vanuatu for Conferences
Take a change from the traditional business conference set up and come to Vanuatu to meet in a refreshing, creative, and relaxed atmosphere. Where colleagues, staff and management gather together to network and unwind in the tropical ambiance of this Island Paradise.
Various resorts offer corporate rates for Conference venues, which can comfortably sit from 50 - 200 delegates, in theatre or boardroom style, outdoor or indoor with air conditioning. Special functions can be easily arranged on request including conference incentives, private dinner functions, cocktail parties, workshops, banquets and more. Local spa's and tour operators can offer an interesting package for team building, rewards and relaxation. Local Events companies are experienced in offering unique and affordable packages to ensure your conference caters to your company's specific needs.