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Hideaway Island Resort & Marine Sanctuary

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Hideaway Island, Port Vila, Efate Vanuatu See on map
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Hideaway Island Resort (5 nights). I was a solo traveller and the staff were super friendly (including the owner) and all knew my name to speak to. If you are looking for a place to relax and step away...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hideaway Island is a popular destination for visitors to Efate, as it is easily reached from the town via a short bus, then and boat ride. Day visitors are required to pay a fee to enter Hideaway which is reasonable, however, the overall quality of...More

Thank samoht103
Response from hideawayisland, Directors at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sam, We are extremely proud of our protected marine sanctuary the only protected marine sanctuary in Vanuatu. I recently had a wonderful young guest whom in a matter of days had documented 150 different species of fish, arguably the best place to snorkel in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our week stay on the beautiful Hideaway Island was truly magnificent. This was our first time visiting a tropical island as a family and we all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The Vanuatu way of life was a real eye-opener for the family. My son thoroughly...More

1  Thank DaveP3401
Response from hideawayisland, Directors at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 6 days ago

Hello Dave and family, It was our pleasure to be your hosts on your recent visit, we enjoyed watching your beautiful families enthusiasm and enjoyment of what the resort and marine sanctuary had to offer. Thank you also for being part of our guest photography,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 9 days at Hideaway Island Resort, and dived almost every day. The resort is in need of a little maintenance, due to the previous managers not quite doing the right thing, however that's currently being taken care of by the owners who are...More

Thank NellyNixe
Response from hideawayisland, Directors at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much ladies for a wonderful review, we enjoyed getting to know you and loved hearing about your underwater findings, in particular thank you for allowing us to post some of your beautiful photos of the marine life you encountered at Hideaway island....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Third time at Hideway. We stayed 8 nights this time and enjoyed being familiar with the routine; 20 minutes from airport, 5-minute ferry ride to the island and great accommodation - we stayed at 'Villa 1' and Bungalow 11; the Villa is the pick and...More

Thank thomastsc
Response from hideawayisland, Directors at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Thomas and family, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we know this place holds a special place in your hearts, and we loved hearing you call it “your happy home”. We loved watching you all enjoy yourselves and take advantage of the...More

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Description
Hideaway Island Resort is located on the private island with a protected Marine Sanctuary with a full service 5 Star PADI Dive Shop (recently awarded the PADI green star for our environmental efforts). House More guests enjoy free use of snorkel gear, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, net ball, beach movies, and can take Glass Bottom Boat and Snorkel Safari Tours for free. Beach Restaurant and Bar. Continental breakfast included. Free Wi-fi for all guests in lounge. Accommodations include self contained Vilas, Bungalows, Beach Lodge and Dorm rooms. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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Family
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Top resorts Hotels
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Romantic
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On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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Family
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Romantic
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On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$49 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hideaway Island Hotel Port Vila
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Hideaway Island Port Vila
,
Hideaway Island Resort & Marine Sanctuary Vanuatu/Port Vila
Location
Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$49 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hideaway Island Hotel Port Vila
,
Hideaway Island Port Vila
,
Hideaway Island Resort & Marine Sanctuary Vanuatu/Port Vila
Location
Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
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Traveller (749)
Pool & Beach (128)
Room & Suite (126)
Dining (47)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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JanisBrisbane
30 September 2018|
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Response from Dorqa | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no, not drinkable, but you get free bottled water in your room in the Resort :)
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JanisBrisbane
20 September 2018|
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Response from Edward I | Reviewed this property |
There are a few little stores nearby, and several family friendly pubs / beach bars run by westerners within walking distance. No chance of going hungry! The trip to the supermarkets in pt vila is a nice one - takes a... More
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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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"One of the villas is worth the extra rate; western side of the island is sheltered from prevailing easterly..."
thomastsc
2 weeks ago
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"Great snorkeling close to shore"
G1845JQmarks
2 weeks ago
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"The Bungalows are excellent. Just be aware the top bunks don't have a safety bar and the floor is tiled."
AmyGibson1234
4 weeks ago
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"Every room apart from the bunkhouse has a view of the gorgeous sea, but pick No 1 villa for pure luxury."
nireec2018
4 Oct 2018
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