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Tara Beach Bungalows

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Brisbane
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Everything started well as I was met by a representative of Tara Beach at the airport. After a brief stop at a supermarket to stock up on supplies (i.e. especially bottled water) we headed to the Resort. There are ten bungalows, but only nine are currently for visitors, as one was purchased for permanent use by a local, and it...

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3Thank TheTravelCamel
Balclutha
Reviewed 6 October 2012

Sela and his family made us feel like guests of their family. They have 10 bungalos but only rent out 5 at a time, so we were all given individual attention - taken where we wanted to go and picked up again at a pre arranged time. We had 3 nights here, then 4 nights at another resort which was...

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3Thank Sarah R
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2012

My father and I had one night at Tara Beach Resort recently. We were picked up at the airport by Vince, who asked us if we wanted to drop in to the grocery store before taking us to the Resort. The room was huge, and flowers decorated everything. It was a beautiful arrival! Christine in the restaurant was chatty and...

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3Thank LibbyBan
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Reviewed 22 September 2012

Our family just had a week at the beautiful Tara Beach, the bungalows are located right on the shore and with only about a 20-30 metre walk you are able to go off the beach to find some gr8 snorkelling sites. Whi;st we were there Eric and Lulu looked after us at the resort and Vince was our superb, safe...

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4Thank happyredders
tara-manager, General Manager at Tara Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Thank you The Lindsay Family for the lovely review and we are really glad that you enjoy your stay with us!!! I had to move this beautiful family to another bungalow cause the plumber didn't show up! He turn up the next morning on the 18 September 2012, fix the toilet and now it's working very well...The following morning, another...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 September 2012

My friend Moana and I (Kata) were met at the airport by the friendly face of Lulu, then Vince and the van turned up to take us to Tara resort. When we arrived at tara I new we had choosen the right spot to settle in for our 7 day break. Our bungalow was roomy, basic, clean and our beds...

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2Thank kata R
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 September 2012

We just returned from warm and relaxing week at Tara Beach, it was just what we needed! From Lulu and Vince picking us up at the airport, through the week with Christine, Chef Lesley, Eric, Essetta, Sala, Lei & Thomas doing what they could to take care of us. Our security dog, Rocky, took up regular residence on our patio...

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1Thank MKKR
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2012

We spent a week at Tara Beach Resort in June and loved it. We are a family of two adults and two children (3 and 8) and the kids in particular had a great time. We loved the beautiful beach front location, the safe and quite amazing snorkelling, and of course the friendly and helpful management and staff. There are...

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1Thank shasha k
Brisbane
Reviewed 16 August 2012

We only got to stay here one night after arriving back from Tanna Island and before flying back to Australia. Everything was clean and tidy and we were treated very well. Only suggestion for management is that the bathroom needed some work. Everything else was fantastic. Our bungalow was right on the water with fringing reef and awesome fish life...

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1Thank Bindi1974
Sunshine Coast
Reviewed 7 August 2012

I spent 2 nights at Tara Beach Bungalows in July, on my way to Santo for five nihts at Bokissa Island. Picked up in time from the airport, room was ready, clean, comfortable & right near the water. Restaurant was a big plain but well cooked & well priiced. Tariff included breakfast with 2 choices of eggs - sunny side...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 25 July 2012

For my birthday I took myself and three children (13,10,10)to Vanuatu. Money was limited so I decided on Tara plus I wanted somthing other then the big resort's. I've travelled and stayed in local resort's in Tonga , Samoa and Fiji. So I knew it would be basic.. The Bungalow was nothing flash, but it was clean and comfortable. Yes...

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1Thank Sandra E

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tara Beach is absolute beach front situated on 12 lush acres fronting picturesque Mele Bay, Efate, Vanuatu. With crystal clear, safe waters at your doorstep, we are the perfect spot for snorkeling, kayaking, swimming and getting away from it all for a while. We also have a chilled out open air bar / cafe known as the Beach Hut that is also open to day visitors and locals. Located about 15 mins from town & 10 mins to the airport, we provide free airport transfers for guests. All bungalows have tea and coffee making facilities and a fridge, with ocean views a few metres from your door included as standard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tara Beach Bungalows

Address: Devil's Point Road | Mele Bay, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Region: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range: €73 - €81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tara Beach Bungalows 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Tara Beach Bungalows Hotel Port Vila
Tara Beach Hotel
Tara Beach Port Vila
Tara Beach Bungalows Vanuatu/Port Vila
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“All rooms offer wonderful views”
  • Bathroom Days 2 - 7
  • Bathroom day one
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  • Lovely view from front patio
  • Lovely view from front patio
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  • Lounge and day bed
Maz05Bris, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Bungalow 1 is the best”
Goosens2015, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Bungalow 1 has the best view”
Greg_and_Sharon, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Our room no.4 i think it was had the best views.”
FDK32, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All 5 rooms are good”
jimk779, 26 Sep 2015 | Read review
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