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    Ripples on the Bay

    Lot 19 Narpow Point | PO Box 2036, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “curries” (7 reviews)
    “natural pool” (4 reviews)
    “great hosts” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 67 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Only 20 min or so out of Port Vila and a great base from which to explore the island - a hire-car is stongly recommended. West-facing, it provides beautiful sunset-over-water views. Sally & Damien and their wonderful, friendly staff run the most perfectly casual restaurant...More

    Thank D_and_R_01
    Reviewed 11 March 2017

    We have stayed at Ripples on three occassions, the last being for 7 days. Its just one of those gorgeous little places, out of the main town, that you feel lost in time, and able to completely relax. The rooms are very comfortable with everything...More

    Thank mice_046
    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    Approx 20 minutes out of town heading towards White Sands Beach where we were staying you will find this tidy little restaurant .First going for dinner , 12 of us in total then returning for lunch a couple of days later after seeing the beauty...More

    Thank kaufo
    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    Stunning and secluded part of the bay. Picturesque sunsets. Clean, comfortable, private rooms with a view. Fantastic food with a wide variety on the menu. Fabulous cocktails. The perfect private getaway. Highly recommended

    Thank loreburnkelpies
    Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights at the end of our trip and I wish we had stayed for longer. The atmosphere is great and the food is possibly the best food we had in Vanuatu. The Coral in front of the hotel is very pristine...More

    Thank Felipe A
    Response from sally w, Owner at Ripples on the Bay

    Hi Felipe, And thank you for taking time to write this lovely review of Ripples. You and Juan were 5 star guests, and a pleasure to have stay with us. So glad you decided to extend your stay with us by a few hours! We...More

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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$126 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Malsywalsy
    How far is ripples from town and how much is a cab
    25 September 2016|
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    Response from sally w | Property representative |
    Hi Malsywals, Sorry that I didn't see your question sooner. Ripples is located a 20 to 25 minute drive out of Port Vila. The cheapest way to get here with public transport is via bus. We can arrange a bus to pick you up... More
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    villemus
    Hi, Do the rooms have aircon? thanks William
    25 January 2016|
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    Response from RaglanFRED | Reviewed this property |
    NO air con BUT they have a fan that works well and its not that hot next to the sea .
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    RockieHazel
    What is the price range of the meals at the resort? Also what's included in the breakfast? How easy/difficult is it to go sightseeing from the resort?
    27 November 2015|
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    Response from sally w | Property representative |
    Hi. Just found your post, so hope my reply is not too late for you. Meals in Ripples range in price from 1500 - 2800 vatu.
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    "Rooms 1 & 2 are nearer the tidal pool with view from the deck of #2 (in the hammock)"
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    "All of the rooms face the bay"
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    "Only four rooms and all have a private space just outside."
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    "All rooms are great, bungalows 1 and 2 are just a few steps nearer the water."
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