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Reviewed 1 October 2013

We spent a week at Poppy's in one of the lagoon view rooms. It was very clean, the staff were helpful and we thoroughly enjoyed our week. A couple of warnings. On several nights there were wildly barking dogs which went on for several hours, so take ear plugs just in case. This seemed to be prevalent at many of...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2013

We were really pleased with Vanuatu as a holiday destination and Poppy's as a place to stay. It's small and intimate, in a great location and with fantastic service. Keith looked after us with tours (there are some great options) and travel, and kept guests entertained. We checked out a few of the larger hotels and feel we made a...

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Giv'atayim, Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 28 September 2013

great service, welcoming warm people, an chanting lagoon, the bungalow at the lagoon beach are comfortable and cozy with a.c and jacuzzi . the restaurant with a good original food ,We have a great time there with a free snorkel,canue. we stayed 10 nights (7 + 3 after 2 night trip to Tanna) . The staff are eager to attend...

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Bowral, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2013

The resort itself was lovely and peaceful, very small in the bottom section near the lagoon. Beautiful gardens, friendly staff. The food was very poor, not well prepared and small selection. Good location short walk to town for better food or buses easy to catch at the front gate. Getting to the front gate is a very steep uneven driveway...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We stayed 6 nights at Poppys. Lovely place and wonderful staff/facilities. The complex is a nice small family run resort, quiet and discrete. There is a nice mix of units to suit both the family size, view and budget. You can walk into Port Villa in around 15-20 minutes. Nothing is too much bother for the staff who go out...

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Benalla, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We stayed at Poppy's for 7 days during August. We found it to be quite lovely. We had a room downstairs around the pool which was perfectly placed for access to Reception and the lagoon. We had complimentary breakfasts of fruit, lime juice tea or coffee and croissant or toast with jam. The driveway is a little steep and my...

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Thank Lee W
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 31 August 2013

This was our second stay at Poppys, the first visit was 3 years ago. We enjoyed our first visit with in January 2010 very much and were very happy to return for again. The location is great as it is so convenient to walk to town and the staff are very friendly. A special thanks to Albert and Rachel for...

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2Thank Lorraine W
Sydney Australia
Reviewed 24 August 2013

we stayed 6 nights at Poppy's and would happily return next time. the location was very good, close to town; 10 minutes walk andthe staff were very friendly and extremely helpful. The private beach was good as you could go kayaking in the lagoon or swimming in one of the three swimming pools. the food was very good, fresh and...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Overall I enjoyed my stay at Poppy's and would recommend it to first time visitors to Vila. The staff were friendly and will happily provide advice and arrange tours for you. The food was good and reasonably priced. Because Poppy's is on the lagoon you avoid the noise and traffic of Port Vila town centre, but are still within walking...

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Reviewed 9 August 2013

While I agree with some of the comments, overall my family and I had a great time as we accepted the challenges and the good points out way the bad...for us anyway. The driveway is pretty dreadful however, so are all the roads and footpaths are often non existent. This is not a rich place which is evident but the...

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  • Restaurant
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  • Room Service
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Poppys on the Lagoon is an award winning boutique resort located on Erakor Lagoon. With private beachfront, a tropical oasis of gardens and only a 15 minute walk or 2 minute drive to Port Vila's town center, Poppys is the perfect getaway for friends, family and couples. Poppys on the Lagoon has a wide range of accommodation options, from unbeatable value lagoon view studios to freestanding luxury bungalows, 2 bedroom apartments and huge 3 bedroom villas. All accommodation options enjoy modern comforts and all have kitchen facilities, private balconies and are furnished with beautiful tropical style decor. As a family owned and operated business, Poppys will feel like your home away from home in Paradise! ... more   less 

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Address: Captain Cook Blvd. Seaside, PO Box 920, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Region: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range: $140 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Poppy's on the Lagoon 3.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Poppy`s On The Lagoon Hotel Port Vila
Poppys On The Lagoon Hotel
Poppys Lagoon
Poppy's On The Lagoon Vanuatu/Port Vila
Hotel Style:
#9 Spa Hotel in Port Vila
#13 Family Hotel in Port Vila
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
#19 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
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“Poppy's is on a hill and slopes down toward the lagoon, so I ask for a ground level or beachfront view.”
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“The noise from nearby villages will always be there so earplugs at night could assist”
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