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Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2017

As advertised , very accurate in its advertising Rooms a little small but clean and everything worked Breakfast , good selection Pool , clean and quite easy to relax at Beach area Set outside of port villa so more relaxing and quite and only $7 to get a taxi in to port villa if required

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear zoeaparkinson. Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Resort and for providing feedback on your experiences. We hope that you had the chance to relax and unwind while you were here, as well as get out and explore the town a little. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort next time you're in Vanuatu. Kind Regards, Matthew...

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A good resort managed by good managers. Managers took it upon themselves to make our staying experience enjoyable. Focus on developing the existing fitness centre is recommended. Addition of local cuisine in the resort restaurant will also be valuable.

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear Romit S, Thank you for choosing Holiday Inn Resort on your recent getaway to Vanuatu. We're glad you were able to relax and enjoy the Resort and the sights of Port Vila and beyond while you were here. We have taken your feedback on board regarding the fitness center, and have also added in some local cuisine to the...

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic time.....simple as that Would go back no problem Staff were fantastic, friendly and genuine My son thinks its his best holiday ever Food was very good Rooms were nice and clean Had a great time

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear darren000000, Thank you for taking the time to post your five star review!! We're so glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you were able to take home with you some wonderful memories. We look forward to welcoming you back next time you're in Vanuatu!! Kind Regards, Matthew Senyard Resort Manager

Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

In line with the marketing phrase that is found in the resort stay .... I would recommend to stay here! We had a lovely time in a surprisingly almost empty resort (great for us but it shouldn't be that way). The rooms are clean and comfortable. The bathroom is small but an obviously new fit out makes it spotlessly clean....

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear Sandi P, Thank you for taking the time to write and review our property. We're so glad to hear that you, your husband and daughter were able to make the most of your stay with us and that you had a great time relaxing and enjoying the facilities and activities on offer. It was a shame that your trip...

Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We stayed at The Holiday Inn in July this year, having first stayed there 8 years ago when it was " Le Meridien" and loved it then. Since then it has had a major remodel and upgrade after being hit by the cyclone last year. The new -look rooms are very smart and comfortable, with great beds and good bathrooms....

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear Evelyn W, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! It's been an incredible journey to re-instate the property post Cyclone Pam, and we're glad you like what we've done with the place! I hope that you were able to relax and unwind, and look forward to welcoming you back next time you visit our...

chittoor
Reviewed 25 November 2016

good check in. neatly furnished rooms. good view of the ocean. travel desk is not good.family friendly. breakfast is good. near to down town. casino in the premises. away from the crowd. restaurant has good view of the bay.

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear venkateswara c, Thank you for your review! We're very glad you enjoyed your stay and hope that it was a relaxing one. We look forward to welcoming you back when you next visit. Kind Regards, Matthew Senyard Resort Manager

Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 24 November 2016

First time here and wont be the last. All staff very attentive and helpful. Room was more than adequate and had a view over the lagoon. I used HG reward points. The food was good, not cheap though. A value resort .

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear BobbyGAus, Thank you for your review and loyalty as an IHG Rewards Club member!! We're really glad that you enjoyed your stay and that your experiences with our team were great ones! We really look forward to welcoming you back when you next travel to Vanuatu. Thank you, Matthew Senyard Resort Manager

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The Holiday Inn was a great place to stay for our first trip to Vanuatu. The staff were fantastic, friendly and so helpful. The facilities were great with plenty to do both on and out of the water. Great buffet breakfast every morning although a little disappointed with the dinner menu. There is no local,authentic cuisine on offer. In spite...

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear jennyandpete68, Thank you for your wonderful review of Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu! We're so glad you were able to enjoy the Resort and it's facilities. We appreciate your feedback regarding local, authentic Ni-Vanuatu cuisine and are currently working on some wonderful localised dishes to add to our menu. We're very excited to launch them soon! We look forward to...

brisbane
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Very clean, staff friendly and helpful, Able to access tourist destinations on Vila with taxis at reasonable rate. Restaurants in resort very well priced not like outside restaurants. Child friendly but not many there as it was not school holidays which suited us .

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Hi sandieBrisbane, Thank you for posting your review! We're glad you enjoyed your stay and were able to use the Taxi's to get out and explore the wonderful destination that is Vanuatu! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Matthew Senyard Resort Manager

Ocean Grove, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing location. Excellent staff. So much free entertainment for adults and kids. Very kid friendly. Everything was impressively clean and well presented. We witnessed the pool water being checked several times during our week stay which is very comforting that they take health seriously. Staff were also constantly cleaning meal areas. Our "garden view" room was small with the view...

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Matthew S, Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, responded to this review

Dear YCK89, Thank you for choosing to stay with Holiday Inn Resort on your recent trip to Vanuatu, and for taking the time to write and share your experiences. We appreciate and welcome all feedback and will certainly use your constructive commennts as we strive to improve our service delivery. We're very pleased to hear that you enjoyed all of...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the serene waters of the Erakor Lagoon, Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu is set in vibrant natural surroundings. Meaning “the land that always existed”, Vanuatu is a holiday destination made up of 83 tropical islands located northeast of New Caledonia. Immersed in cultural richness and native splendour, the islands hold crystal blue beaches, coral reefs, hot springs, exotic rainforests, and stunning waterfalls that are some of the most beautiful in the world. The Vanuatu hotel’s Erakor Ballroom and Valea meeting space provides exceptional indoor and outdoor meeting facilities, and the accommodation resort also features a unique Namele Day Spa, two luxurious outdoor holiday swimming pools, and the newly refurbished Palms Casino. The views from the rooms include lush gardens, blue lagoons, and a golf course. The hotel boasts 5 dining areas. Breakfast, buffet and à la carte dinners are served daily. There is an extensive wine list from New Zealand, Australia and France. Get to experience the perfect Vanuatu holiday with island lifestyle at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu

Address: Tassiriki Park, PO Box 215, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu (Formerly Palms Resort and Casino Vanuatu)
Region: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range: $234 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu 4*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu Hotel Port Vila
Port Vila Le Meridien
Le Meridien Vanuatu
Le Meridian Vanuatu
Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu Port Vila
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Port Vila
#6 Spa Hotel in Port Vila
#8 Luxury Hotel in Port Vila
#8 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#12 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
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