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Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Stayed at the Hotel Vai Moana for 3 nights with my husband and daughter. The staff - especially Pillar was very helpful and set up 2 great tours for us to see the Moai and the Island. She also booked a show for us Kari Kari which was fun. We were greeted at the airport and taken to the hotel.... More 

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Vina del Mar, Chile
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Vai Moana is a cabana style hotel in a lush landscape setiting not far from Ahu Tahai. we had our 17 year old son with us, but still ample space in the room. loved the rainforest shower and buffet style breakfast ! very helpful english speaking staff ! definitely recommend this hotel

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La Serena, Chile
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

Me and my 5 years old son stayed for a week there, is a very quite and peaceful place, so close for everyplace, so, you don´t need to take taxi to the downtown. Also you can walk to see the museum and the national park Rapa Nui. Breakfast was good, and the staff very nice and helpful.

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Puerto Varas, Chile
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

The hotel has very nice bungalows that are not well sound proofed, but the layout is very nice and spacious. The common areas are comfortable and have a good-enough internet that is limited by the island's internet availability. The internet is advertised as free, but there is a US$ 6 dollar charge good for the whole stay. The staff is... More 

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Dortmund, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 23 April 2015

A perfect hotel for a perfect trip. We have spent 5 days in Hotel Vai Moana and we where totally satisfied. A nice, very clean and inspirier place to stay. This trip to Easter Island in Hotel Vai Moana is unforgetable, so I created a Facebook Group named Easter Island Tourists. Please leave your comment.

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New York, NY United States
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

I loved the decor and layout of the hotel and the fact that the rooms are individual bungalows. The decor inside the rooms looked like someone's home - I wasn't a fan. The breakfast was good (especially the homemade donuts). But once they run out of something, they don't replace it, unless its bread. The coffee was instant and sucked.... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 7 March 2014

We have just spent 3 nights at Vai Moana as part of a G Adventure tour.As per other reviews we were met at the airport and garlanded with flowers- i don't think that was from the hotel but rather from the tour company contracted by g adventures. That company Kia -kohe were great!!! I would highly recommend the tours- we... More 

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Reviewed 30 December 2013

Stayed 4 nights in a standard double just after Christmas. Standard is the operative word. It was fine, bed was ok, room wasn't filthy. But at the end of December it is quite hot, and with no a/c we needed to request an extra pedestal fan (from the owner, although you would have thought I was asking for his first... More 

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Quebec
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Reviewed 18 September 2013

It’s very good cozy hotel for Easter Island. Please remember that on Easter island everything is very simple: hotels, rent cars etc. We found it as very attractive and authentic part of our vacation in such unique place. Yes, it’s not a luxurious hotel, but exactly what we needed to feel atmosphere and feel comfortable. Staff is friendly, breakfast average,... More 

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Monmouthshire
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Reviewed 4 February 2013

I stayed here for 9 nights whilst exploring Easter Island. The rooms are clean but a little basic. There's no airconditioning or TV but a small fridge is provided. I took a travel kettle plus tea and coffee, bought some milk in town which I kept in the fridge. This was an absolute life saver for me when I came... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Hotel Vai Moana

Address: Policarpo Toro, Easter Island, Chile
Region: Chile > Easter Island
Price Range: $252 - $399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Vai Moana 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Cabanas Vai Moana Hotel Easter Island
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“Wifi in main lobby”
 of 5 bubbles UweMaletz, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get the newer rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles PatagonianCoyhaique, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I think it would be best to be the furthest away from the main building- no one to walk past your room.NO pool/fitness centre-hence 1”
 of 5 bubbles 193jayab, 7 Mar 2014 | Read review
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