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Island Vinnies Tropical Beach Cabana

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We traveled in August 2016 but forgot to review (yeah, oopsie, selected 2017 as the closest option). Pricey compared to the mainland but reasonable considering the options in the island. Cabanas are basic rooms with a hammock, a bed, a powerful table/pedestal fan, superb shower,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Island Vinnies is the headquarters of Dive India, the pioneers of Scuba diving in the Andamans. Just adjoining the beach, the standard huts and cabanas provide the basic facilities. Their in-house restaurant 'Full Moon Cafe' is one of the best in Havelock. Basketball, table tennis,...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Our experience with this hotel is unpleasant. On arrival in Port Blair, we were told that we had to obtain a permit in Delhi and were deported (see permit alert post elsewhere on this forum). This is following a July 21, 2017 memo issued by...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Andamans vs the Maldives, check the price before making a choice. We traveled as a family of 4, had an indian visa as we work in India for 3 years and got deported from the Andaman. The immigration said we needed a special permit. Another...More

2  Thank Calie40
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This place is usually offered to DiveIndia customers as a part of the Scuba Diving package. I stayed here for the same reason. The Cafe was closed for off season and they were refurbishing the Cabana's. I got an upgrade from standard hut to the...More

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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Havelock Island
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US$78 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Havelock Island
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Manisha S
21 November 2014|
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This is place to stay if you are diving. This place provides a campy atmosphere with great food and natural surrounding but with cabana style living. In season this place is mostly frequented by foreigners who are into... More
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14 September 2014|
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Ronny4007
7 July 2014|
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Autos are available but they charge a higher rate. The island is one of the few green conscious place where fuel is charged high ans as such a ride to Radhanagar beach will cost you at least 500/- from this place. Not... More
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"avoid all of them including diving package"
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"The cabanas are nice splurge if you can afford it. If not then the huts are basic and clean too."
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"Upgraded Huts only if you are too particular of sharing a bathroom. The common bathrooms are very clean..."
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"Either of them work."
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