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Hideaway Island Resort & Marine Sanctuary

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

True tropical island holiday with world class snorkeling just off the beach.i stayed in a one bedroom villa which was huge.It had expansive views of the mainland.The high ceilings and fans kept the place cool.The dense vegetation afforded a lot of privacy. The resort bar...More

Thank Ashlyn P
Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 15 January 2018

Hi Ash! I think we enjoyed your company as much as you enjoyed your stay here. I can hardly wait to dive with you again as your confidence and experience ribs of on everyone around you. Lookim you bak bak agin 😃

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

An amazing attraction, if you’re staying in Port Vila put this on your list! Very affordable for an activity that lasted us hours, only had to pay the island entry fee and for any postcards we sent,off we went snorkeling with our gear we hired...More

Thank Aleisha K
Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 15 January 2018

We’re so glad you enjoyed you visit. We look forward to seeing you again 😃

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Visited Hideaway island resort for new years eve. It was a quiet escape from the busy city life. The cost of food and beverages are very reasonable for Port Vila area. Beautiful waters and a paradise for swimmers, divers and snorkellers. The island also boasts...More

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Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you had a relaxing time. It was a pleasure to serve you. From all the staff at Hideaway, Lukim Yu!

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Our party of four spent eight nights at Hideaway Island Resort in two bungalows. Vanuatu is an easy 3-hour flight from Auckland, New Zealand, and Hideaway Island is only a short car trip and a 4-minute ferry ride from the airport. The 24/7 ferry between...More

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Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 8 January 2018

We apologize for the problems you encountered. After reading your check out review we had a meeting with our housekeeping staff to try get to the bottom of your room not being serviced. It turns out that you had placed "Do not Disturb" signs on...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This is our 4th visit to Hideaway Island and the first in 2 years since staying at the resort for a whole week . This time we visited the island for the day when our cruise ship docked at Villa. The family grabbed a taxi...More

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Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you for visiting. It's always good to see old friends!

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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US$46 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Business Hotel in Port Vila
#4 Best Value Hotel in Port Vila
#11 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Top resorts Hotel in Port Vila
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$46 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Business Hotel in Port Vila
#4 Best Value Hotel in Port Vila
#11 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Top resorts Hotel in Port Vila
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
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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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"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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"Great swimming and views. Underwater Post office"
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"Ocean view villas are probably cooler and quieter."
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