Resorts are the ideal choice for many travelers as they provide a lot of the amenities that they would want on a vacation. For example, many resorts offer privacy, relaxation, relaxed and friendly service, spas, and have some of the leading restaurants in the country, and much more.
Not only do several of the Vanuatu resorts offer most of these amenities, Vanuatu is often described as one of the most beautiful tropical locations in the world where one is immersed in nature’s endless wonders and sights. It is an archipelago consisting of 80+ islands, located in the South Pacific Ocean between Australia and Fiji. The alluring islands are perfect for a honeymoon, family trip, or a getaway vacation from a busy or hectic life. Since the resorts are priced at different budget ranges, many can enjoy a wonderful vacation without having to break the bank with the great deals we have on offer.
Hideaway Island Resort
If you are looking for a lay back resort that is budget-friendly and experienced in diving, then the Hideaway Island Resort could be just for you. As one of the most economical resorts in our list of Vanuatu resorts that you can find in Port Vila, this one specializes in water related activities, and it is only a 15 minute drive from the city centre. The tiny island is surrounded by crystal clear blue water where free scuba diving and snorkeling equipment is available to explore the coral. The accommodation varies between private and secluded Oceanside bungalows overlooking the coral reef, to private rooms in the resort with shared facilities, or even more economical dormitory facilities.
Tanna Evergreen Resort & Tours
Tanna Evergreen Resort & Tours as it’s name suggest, is found on the volcanic island of Tanna, a 45 minute flight from Port Vila, and our southern Vanuatu selection for inclusion of our top five Vanuatu resorts. It’s location on the airport side of the island guaranteeing that you cannot miss your flight from road closures and transport failure. This indigenous owned and managed resort is for those who seek a peaceful, yet memorable tropical island experience.
The facilities are basic, in comparison to traditional mainland resorts, but travelers would not have it any other way. Meals are made from fresh locally organically grown crops. Numerous daily tours and activities are available from the reception providing ample opportunities to meet and interact with the different traditional tribes, experiencing varied cultures and customs, as well as the main attraction: the awesome Yasur volcano that sits one and half hours away from the resort.
The third resort on our Vanuatu resorts series is the Beachfront Resort situated on Espiritu Santo Island. The city Luganville’s only true beach side resort located a short one and half kms from the town, an enjoyable 10 minutes drive from the international airport. Only a few minutes out of town and miles from nowhere to enjoy the resort’s tranquil surroundings and it’s diving culture.
Beachfront Resort offers excellent value for money quality accommodation over-looking the sheltered waters of Segond Channel and Aore Island. The new fully licensed restaurant overlooks gardens, lawns and the ocean providing a varied menu specializing in pizzas with a good selection of beverages. All bungalows are modern in design with ensuites, self-contained and offer a choice of air conditioned or fan cooling, refrigerator, a kitchenette, insect screens plus toaster and tea/coffee making facilities. Budget conscious travellers are well catered for with the “Lodge” offering swish backpacker facilities.
Erakor Island Resort & Spa
Our fourth suggestion in our Vanuatu resorts selection is the Erakor Island Resort & Spa. This romantic resort resides on its own sixteen acre private island, surrounded on one side by the beautiful tranquil Erakor seawater lagoon, and the other, the pacific ocean. Expansive views prevail on all sides wherever your private Bungalow is located. Many couples choose to have their wedding in this resort for good reason, we have several wedding packages available, ranging from having your ceremony on the beach or in the historic chapel.
The day spa provides a variety of treatments at reasonable prices. Weekly fun nights are the order of the day on this island, where lively dance and music or Melanesian feast nights are on the program.
Paradise Cove Resort
Paradise Cove Resort is regarded as one of the most understated romantic and relaxing Vanuatu resorts on the islands. From families to newlyweds, this resort is perfect for any occasion from a lavish wedding to a tranquil getaway.
The friendly staff see their guests as family and endeavour to make their holiday experience as enjoyable as possible. The two restaurants, one on the water’s edge are well frequented by the local expatriate population. Snorkeling equipment is also available free for guests to explore the sublime marine life meters from the shore.