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Hideaway Island Resort & Marine Sanctuary

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  • Average5%
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Reviewed 26 October 2014

This was our first holiday overseas with the family and it could not have been more perfect. Upon arrival we were greeted with big warm smile from Stella and a cool drink as we were checked in. We stayed in Bungalow 12 and our bed...More

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Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 30 October 2014

Hi Family, Thank you for taking the time to write the review but also a big thank you for choosing Hideaway Island Resort as your first overseas holiday. Your very kind and encouraging remarks are well received but I will have to investigate my Chef's...More

Reviewed 25 October 2014 via mobile

Definitely want to go back already. All the staff are wonderful and became friends by the end of the trip. The beautiful snorkelling right off the front was amazing. So peaceful and romantic for our honeymoon exactly what we were looking for. If we were...More

Thank Trich B
Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 30 October 2014

Thanking you for taking the time to write your review. I am glad that we have helped start your lives together with a great time and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Island. Warm regards, Mark and the Team

Reviewed 19 October 2014

We have just returned from our second visit to Hideaway Island and it was better than ever! This time we stayed in the 2 bedroom Villa which is amazing we had a fantastic time. Even though we flew into Port Vila the day after the...More

Thank Karen F
Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 22 October 2014

Hi David and Friends, Thank you for writing the review. Yes, it has been a difficult time for some of the locals with the floods etc and your very kind words are respected. I will pass on your regards to the team and we look...More

Reviewed 8 October 2014

We travelled over as a group of 2 families, 4 adults and 6 children. We chose it because we saw that it seemed to be good value but we were concerned at not having air con. I was completely put at ease because of the...More

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Response from hideawayisland, Manager at Hideaway Island Resort & Marine SanctuaryResponded 21 October 2014

Hi Scotty and Family, Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We are glad the family enjoyed the time with our staff and the personal notes are fun to read. I will pass on to the staff your well wishes and we...More

Reviewed 5 October 2014

This is the 5th or 6th time we've stayed here. Everything is very easy. The place is a lot more westernized than it use to be and would meet the requirements of a lot of travelers. Its very easy getting to and from the Island...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$50 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Port Vila
#2 Best Value Hotel in Port Vila
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Port Vila
#11 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$50 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Port Vila
#2 Best Value Hotel in Port Vila
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Port Vila
#11 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Robyn300
14 February 2018|
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Response from Bronwyn T | Reviewed this property |
You can arrange pick up from the resort. I don't recall how much it was, but it would be cheaper to get a bus. I think it is about 500 vatu per person. We had pre-arranged pick up but they did not arrive and we had to get... More
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Lesa V
16 December 2017|
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Response from hideawayisland | Property representative |
Hi LesaV, our reservations desk will arrange an airport transfer to and from the airport. The ferry has no cost. The Marine Sanctuary Island fee is included with room stays as are use of the snorkel gear, kayaks, stand up... More
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Jdawwwid
27 March 2017|
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Response from hideawayisland | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. Jdaw w wid we would be happy to welcome you to Hideaway Island. We can accommodate any number of guests. It would be better if you can come on a non cruise ship day. If you can... More
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"every room has a view"
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"wii fii is not the best. So if you are looking for a hotel that has great wii fii this is not the place for..."
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"all villas are air conditioned whereas the bungalows arent"
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"Worth paying the extra for a private room as against fdorm accommodation"
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