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The Melanesian Port Vila

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Overview
Rue de Picardi, Port Vila, Efate Vanuatu See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've said it before, very reliable hotel that provides all the mod cons, genuine service and caring to its guests. Walking distance to town and the biggest shop (Au Bon Marche) great new Italian restaurant on the premises. Not one complaint, that's why I keep...More

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Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate the fantastic comments mentioning our new Italian restaurant which is getting very popular and our location which is always an advantage if you are looking to shop before leaving! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were put up here when the dreadful Air Vanuatu messed up a flight connection. Respectable and reasonable mid-range hotel with decent rooms much like an American motel. It's about 10 minutes walk up the hill from the centre. Tip: if you are here with...More

Thank OnwardTraveller
Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 1 week ago

We apologize for the unfortunate experience you had while staying with us at The Melanesian Hotel. We hope to see you again on your next visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Basic room, close to town. Continental breakfast included which was good. Lovely staff at check in. Octopus pasta at the Italian restaurant was delicious. Stayed 2 nights. Toilet kept running all night but otherwise ok room just to sleep. Buses are 150VT and there are...More

Thank Tanya D
Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 2 weeks ago

Our location is indeed close to town and very suitable for guests who want to do some shopping to bring home some souvenirs! We have a variety of local delicious fruits included in our breakfast buffet and thank you for trying out our new Italian...More

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Perfect for a school service trip. Rooms clean, comfortable and large. We were very busy so didn’t spend much time during day but was perfect to come back to. Staff friendly and helpful. Breakfasts were buffet style, filter coffee was nice and strong. Warmed croissant...More

Thank Natadola1944
Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you for booking your stay with The Melanesian and we are happy that you are satisfied with your stay!

Reviewed July 5, 2018

Stayed in several places during the course of our trip, and The Melanesian is a good mid-range option for Port Vila. It's just slightly out of the main center of town (about a 10-15 min walk downhill). Rooms are well equipped with the basics, small...More

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Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded July 9, 2018

We thank you for the positive remarks shared here and yes our location is always one of the attractions to stay with us. We look forward to see you again on your next visit!

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Description
Only 10 min walk from the heart of Port Vila town. Reasonable rates with quiet and comfortable atmosphere. A welcoming smile, friendly hospitality and good service are part of the culture at The ...More Melanesian. Offering a number of guest room styles which satisfy everyone's needs. Our culture entertainment night with "All You Can Eat BBQ" at our Oasis Pool side is a must see! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
77
Price range
US$98 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Melanesian Port Vila Hotel Port Vila
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Melanesian Port Vila
,
Melanesian Hotel Port Vila
,
The Melanesian Port Vila Vanuatu
Location
Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
77
Price range
US$98 - US$147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Melanesian Port Vila Hotel Port Vila
,
Melanesian Port Vila
,
Melanesian Hotel Port Vila
,
The Melanesian Port Vila Vanuatu
Location
Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
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Traveller (153)
Room & Suite (54)
Pool & Beach (29)
Dining (27)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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leeandc
August 9, 2017|
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Response from Frank M | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of rooms that are away from the dining and pool area.
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leeandc
August 9, 2017|
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Response from ChicagoMarc | Reviewed this property |
The dining area is at one end of the pool, and the bar (occasionally with music) is sort of towards the other. You can opt not to look at the pool at all and get an room closer to the casino, on the driveway that leads to... More
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"Ground floor step out to pool area"
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"ground floor rooms are noisier but have a great poolside vibe."
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"I was around the back (room 22) I would avoid accommodation near the pool expecially if the Resort was full"
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"Rooms in the 1st floor is directly connected to the pool side."
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