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Sanbis Resort

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Total Exclusivity! Located on a secluded island approximately 7 minutes from Gizo by boat, Sanbis Resort offers premier accommodation with each bungalow having its own private beach; ensuite with hot water and a stunning view across the lagoon. The number of bungalows has been limited to six to ensure privacy and luxury for guests. You will be spoilt in every way possible. The resort boasts a gourmet kitchen with a fully stocked bar.
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Reviewed 5 July 2015

We would never go there again. The owner doesnt seem to do much. The staff seem to run the resort without him. We had no greeting on arrival. The SB bar was full of chain smokers including the owner, the floors were dirty and covered...More

6  Thank Angel94traveler
Response from HansGizo, Owner at Sanbis ResortResponded 8 July 2015

Dear Angel Your story reminds me of the Episode with Basil Fawlty, Manuel and Basil the Rat. Obviously, you haven’t had a good time with us and I am truly sorry for that! We seem to please almost all guests but can’t win them all...More

Reviewed 26 June 2015

This is our first ever holiday in the Solomon Islands. We were looking for a well run resort and the brief was "a luxury place where you could wake up and snorkel off the pier in pristine water". Thanks to Hans and his team, we...More

2  Thank sydneysider789
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I spent the day here after catching the early staff boat out to the resort. Great staff, thank you Samantha. Timmie makes the best woodfired pizzas in Solomon Islands. It was a wonderful relaxing day for me just lounging around. A definite must do for...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2015

Quite similar to Fatboys Resort, which is five minutes away by boat, Sanbis is a little newer and of the two the key differences are 1. Sanbis has awesome pizzas on the menus and food is slightly cheaper and 2. Sanbis also offers diving from...More

6  Thank TravBugTV
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

We visited Sanbis twice for dinner during an 8 day trip to Gizo diving with a group from Sydney. Arriving at the island resort and stepping off the boat onto the pontoon bar and restaurant is like stepping into heaven. They coped with our group...More

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US$206 - US$752 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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annieant34
17 August 2015|
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Response from HansGizo | Property representative |
Hi Annie - how about you email me and I'll answer all your potential queries in detail. Regards - Hans
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bornin42
5 June 2015|
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Good day Born in 42! You're welcome to use the link on tripadvisor to our web site and email me directly, rather than communicating in an open forum. Regards - Hans
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lynleeee
27 May 2015|
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Response from HansGizo | Property representative |
Hi Lynne If you care to have a good look at our website you will see that we have all bungalows at absolute beach front - with verandas, ensuites with hot showers and fans that work 24/7. Not only that, we have 2... More
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"All bungalows good, plus Sanbis private lodge for larger group of say 6 has huge entertainment area, own..."
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"Private Lodge with your own jetty and boat, with amazing sunset view"
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"There are only 6 bungalows and all have privacy and uninterrupted sea views - they are practically..."
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"ask hans the owner or take the family lodge..amazing!"
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