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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a beach front bungalow, clean and tasteful furnishing, tea & coffee provided in room, ceiling fan & good shower. Paddle boards, snorkels and flippers available at resort, Free ferry into Santo, food was delicious daily specials for lunch & dinner Thanks Anne & team

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1Thank Rebecca R
Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

This place is lovely and peaceful. Stayed in one of the beach bungalows and it really was magical sitting on our beach at night looking up at the amazing stars. Fish life here is great with snorkeling opportunity right off the beach. Coral and Sea Anemone still recovering from the cyclone last year but good variety. When we arrived we...

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2Thank BrisSimone
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Our first time to Vanuatu and we didn't want to go home! The staff, food and location were sensational! The ambience of this Resort is magical and the beachfront bungalows are awesome. Wowee! Love it.

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1Thank Carol G
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Its a small island with a couple of small villages and this ripper resort. Its not overly large,just right. The cabins are spread out over the lovely gardens and include beach front and garden views. The dining area and balcony that overlooks the ocean is as good as the food which you will never get bored with as the menu...

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3Thank retcop2015
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Amazing bungalow a few steps from the beach. Very private with good space between them. We arrived by the boat to a personal greeting from the host, a fruit cocktail and lovely staff to take our luggage. The room was covered in tropical flowers and was small but more than suitable for our honeymoon. Great deck overlooking beach area which...

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2Thank NatalieR41
Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

i visited years ago and i do not stay at resorts very often as most are just too stuffy. Aore is different. the entire staff is friendly and pleasant and there when you need them. the grounds are extremely well manicured. the rooms comfortable and nice. i had a bungalow and the sound of the lapping waves just lulled you...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Like so many resorts... Aore has lovely rooms, delicious food, a beautiful setting, wonderful swimming and lots of tours and activities. But what takes Aore up a level is the staff. Everyone who works here loves you. Loves their job - and they're exceptionally good at it. Anne is the most "hands on" Manager we have ever come across -...

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2Thank scullys
Randwick, Australia
Reviewed 8 January 2016

We only ventured over to Aore Island Resort for a day trip, which happen to be on Christmas Day. For the day they had a Christmas buffet lunch on, we didn’t happen to attend but looked like a great event. Having spent the day just lazing around the waterfront, which is an amazing crystal clear turquoise with a beautifully healthy...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2016

From the time you step off the ferry to the time you leave, you are welcomed, spoilt, and looked after. The staff make sure they know your name and greet you with the biggest smiles. Honestly, sometimes I thought their faces would split in two they were smiling so much. The staff take real pride in making sure you have...

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1Thank Vivienne F
Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2016

I highly recommend Aore Island Resort. We spent 5 nights and would happily stay for longer. The resort is so beautiful, you can just enjoy the beach, the swimming pool, the snorkelling right in front of you, the palm trees, walk (or cycle) on the island... The food is fantastic, as is the service. They welcome you and arrange all...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Aore Island Resort

Address: Aore Road | Espiritu Santo, Aore Island, Vanuatu
Region: Vanuatu > Aore Island
Price Range: €113 - €205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aore Island Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Aore Island Hotel Espiritu Santo
Aore Resort Santo
Aore Hotel Santo
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“Beachfront a must, very private and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles frang363, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Any bungalow is beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles portboy2014, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are well positioned close to the water - always had a breeze.”
 of 5 bubbles JennyQ806, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go beach front”
 of 5 bubbles geoffreyg953, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose beach front.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveC599, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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