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Hideaway Island Resort & Marine Sanctuary

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first trip to Vanuatu - it won't be our last. Island rustic bungalow in a perfect location. The staff were amazing and friendly - and a little bit cheeky - which made this holiday a fantastic experience. Food was great. Location was great. Not...More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Repeat visitor needing exactly what I paid for, Villa 1 fulfilled that need. Crystal clear water due to the lack of sand! Super friendly staff , a welcome bottle of wine, yes you do get what you pay for, a large roomy villa , set...More

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Response from hideawayisland, General Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay, the fact you keep coming back says a lot. Thank you so much for your nice review and we look forward to seeing you next time you visit. Lukim yu bak again Stanley and Sherri

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at Hideaway Island Resort with my partner and our two young kids. The kids had lots of fun riding in the kayaks and swimming in the pool but there wasn’t much else for them to do for a lot of the time. The...More

1  Thank Sarah E
Response from hideawayisland, General Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sarah, Thank you for your comments. We are hoping that you may have some suggestions for entertaining smaller children. We currently have several families in the resort with small children and they seem well occupied with each other but when only one family is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed on Hideaway Island for a week a couple of years ago and had a good time snorkling and relaxing. This year our cruise ship stopped for the day at Vanuatu so we decide to revisite the Island. The place is lovely and the...More

Thank Phillip R
Response from hideawayisland, General Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Phillip We at Hideaway pride ourselves with our friendly, attentive staff. Sometimes they get a bit overwhelmed by the number of cruise ship visitors. We apologize for your negative experience. Do you know the name of the individual Who was abrupt? This could help...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Loved our week here, exactly what we planned, very relaxed with friendly and helpful staff and great snorkelling right off the beachfront. Exceeded my memories of a day visit made here many years ago. If you want genuine encounters with local people, comfortable but not...More

Thank Greykiwi
Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for coming. It was a pleasure to have you here. We hope you are able to return soon. Lukimyu

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Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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US$46 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Business Hotel in Port Vila
#11 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Port Vila
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$46 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Port Vila
#11 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Port Vila
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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kiwijokers
13 April 2018|
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Response from hideawayisland | Property representative |
Hi Jokers, The boat ride from Mele beach is a short 5 minute trip. Our staff will help with your luggage. We do not have a bus but all throughout the day there are busses and taxis at Mele beach. The busses are share ride... More
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Robyn300
14 February 2018|
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Response from hideawayisland | Property representative |
We can arrange airport transfers for 2250vatu for two people one way. Drivers need an expensive permit to pick up at the airport which is why it is more than regular bus fare. We make sure our drivers show up for... More
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Lesa V
16 December 2017|
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Response from hideawayisland | Property representative |
Hi LesaV, our reservations desk will arrange an airport transfer to and from the airport. The ferry has no cost. The Marine Sanctuary Island fee is included with room stays as are use of the snorkel gear, kayaks, stand up... More
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"Bungalow 11 was great. Not too far from reception or beach bar but seemed secluded."
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"Villas are dearer, but offer quiet space, tv and wifi. recommended for older couples."
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"All villas, bungalows, twin shares, backpackers, have easy access to the beach. Bring a torch.. paths to the..."
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"The ocean view villas are the best - direct access to the beach, with beautiful sunsets"
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