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    Moorings Hotel

    Lini Highway | P.O. Box 1404, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good50%
    • Average14%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible4%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 133 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Me and my sister stayed here 2 + 2 nights. Very friendly and helpful staff, nice and tidy rooms with good comfort (especially the bed in the first room, most comfortable bed ever!), great cleaning, nice pool, balcony with a good view, good breakfast (only...More

    Thank Lisa P
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We recently travelled to Port Vila from Perth Western Australia. Having been to Port Vila 6 times previously and staying in a range of Hotels we decided to try Moorings. We booked online with Agoda and got a super cheap rate for 5 Nights in...More

    1  Thank Carley R
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    First impression - where the hell am I? 2 star accommodation at the least. Everything appears worn out and dirty. We stayed one night and I spent it with one eye open. The accomodation did not feel comfortable or safe. Staff were great. Helpful, friendly...More

    Thank sm_AUNZ
    Response from Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear sm_AUNZ, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Moorings Hotel. We are sorry and surprised to read you felt lost and unsafe in our establishment. Fortunately it couldn't be further from the truth. You were very well located as most...More

    Reviewed 10 June 2017

    The location of the Moorings Hotel elicited mixed responses from our party of 4 travelers. Some opined that the views would be better nearer the main part of town, which looks out towards Iririki Island. However, I personally thought the views over Vila Bay more...More

    Thank Johan L
    Response from Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings HotelResponded 11 June 2017

    Dear Johan L, Thank you for your review of Moorings Hotel. We are pleased that our location was to your satisfaction. We appreciate your disappointment in the Harbourside Rooms having not been available for your stay. Please be advised however that, as was communicated to...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    I chose to stay at this hotel because of its central location and promises made on its wensite. I Booked a one week stay at this hotel and paid for a queen bed ocean view room. Upon arrival i discovered the Hotel was undertaking renovation...More

    Thank marcel a
    Response from Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings HotelResponded 30 May 2017

    Dear marcel a, Thank you for your review. Judging from your review (making reference about the Swimming Pool being empty), we can confidently affirm that you were advised of the renovations prior to booking and chose not to read said advisement whilst booking. Therefore your...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$66 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Spa Hotel in Port Vila
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • Vanuatu >
    • Efate >
    • Port Vila
    • Also Known As
    • Moorings Hotel Port Vila ,
    • Moorings Hotel Vanuatu/Port Vila
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    Chanelly5
    7 November 2016|
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    Response from Yorick N | Property representative |
    Dear Chanelly5, Thank you for your queries. Our dining is regarded as one of the best value for money dining in Vanuatu. We invite you to visit our official website, where you will find a copies of our beverage and main... More
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    margaretbrady
    29 August 2016|
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    Response from Yorick N | Property representative |
    Given the budget rating of Moorings Hotel, and how expensive such equipment is to acquire in Vanuatu, the hotel does have a modest charge for this activity. The public rate is 800VT per person/hour, and the in-house guest... More
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    Calvin M
    29 June 2016|
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    Response from Yorick N | Property representative |
    Hi Calvin, The paid wifi, also known as in-room wifi, ranges from 1000VT for 500mb to 4900VT for 4000mb. 2mb download speed is the reliability. The connection ceases every 1-2hrs, and requires re-logging in, as an... More
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    Room Tips
    "Harbourside rooms should have a good view towards Vila Bay"
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    "Harborview rooms are fantastic, ground floor rooms are the best."
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    "Choose from harbour view, poolside or elavated ( 1 story )"
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    "The rooms in front of the pool are really good for a couple."
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