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Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved the friendly staff especially the lovely Christina, and appreciated the professionalism and care from managers Bev and Nabil. There is so much to do at Oyster that we could have stayed a week - snorkelling, exploring islands by canoe, or doing walks on the island to quiet and private beaches. We stayed in the budget accommodatiion after a...

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Rockhampton, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Firstly, Oyster Island is a truly beautiful place in a fabulous location. We never got tired of the outlook from our room, or walking the perimeter of the island, and the grounds and common areas always looked very tropical and well kept. Often the place felt deserted, even though we knew what other guests were there. Not a problem for...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Oyster island is a beautiful island ! We made a walk around the island and discovered some pretty amazing beaches, the resort itself feels a bit tired..The paths around the island were not maintained, there was no decent way to get into the sea.Their main attraction a plan wreck to snorkel to was badly signed and was almost impossible to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wasn't overly impressed with Oyster Island at all. The place was DEAD!! We were the only couple there, every night we ate alone, drank alone, there was no ambience!! If you want to stay here, make sure you are prepared to pay for all your water, as the water isn't "safe to drink" which is a lie, as we...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location excellent with warm clear water. However nearby island can be very noisy at night. Accommodation basic with exposed wiring and not so comfortable bedding. t. Ran out of bottled water and wine over Christmas period as management does not seem to cope well and they are not always around to supervise.

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Anglesea, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a 5 night stay recently and while we loved the location, accommodation (especially the open air bathroom), great and varied meals and the cocktails we found management far from helpful. The staff were brilliant and doing the best they could especially Helen, Christina, Richard and the Johns but got little support from the Managers even when it was...

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Berwick, Victoria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say this is our 3 trip to Oyster Island over the last few years and it has lost its luster. Accommodation is up to the standard we are use to at Oyster but a few things let it down. For example the areas around the bungalows especially when the tide is out need to be cleaned daily....

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Australia
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We enjoyed our stay at Oyster Island and found the owner/managers Nabil/Bev to be extremely helpful. They arranged for us to have champagne and a 2 fabulous cakes on the evening of our wedding anniversary and my husbands birthday which was a lovely surprise. The staff were all attentive and eager to please. If anything they were over staffed given...

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

We did not stay at Oyster island but rather had an enjoyable experience having lunch and kayaking out to Matevulu blue hole from here. For lunch we ordered a variety of dishes - I personally got the lobster for 2000 VUV and shared a jug of sangria with friends and was truly impressed! The lobster was perfectly cooked, and I...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We stayed at Oyster Private Island for 3 nights. The staff are helpful and very easy to get along with. They have Kayaks and snorkling equipment available free of charge for anyone staying at the resort. You can kayak to the Blue Holes which is a must do. Snorkel around the island where they have 3 plane wrecks just meters...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on a private 25 hectare island just 2 minutes crossing from the mainland. Oyster Island Resort resides within a Marine Reserve, abundant in marine and wild life. Sandy beaches, tropical rainforest, coral reefs and war plane wrecks make for fantastic snorkelling. Bungalows line the waters edge, each with private decks or patio's, enjoying stunning views out over the calm lagoon waters. Family Vila allow room for parents and children to enjoy the large grounds and gardens and are set off the water for safety. Skilled Chefs serve the very best of local and western cuisine from our waterfront restaurant. Only 20 minutes from the airport and township. ... more   less 

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Address: PO Box 183, Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
Region: Vanuatu > Espiritu Santo > Luganville
Price Range: ₹ 6,082 - ₹ 11,803 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Oyster Island Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“The waterfront budget rooms are blissfull!”
 of 5 bubbles adean66, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Beware Unit 3 which has extremely low low toilet. Only suitable for backpackers.”
 of 5 bubbles travqan, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Bungalows over the water are perfect for falling asleep listening to the waves.”
 of 5 bubbles Malrbu, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are in a good position.”
 of 5 bubbles BuderimAustralia, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a deluxe Waterfront Bungalow! Bigger deck, room and bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles kowhais4, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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