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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed at Fatumaru Lodge for 2 weeks and found the staff extremely helpful and friendly. The room was lovely with a beautiful view. The bed was extremely comfortable. It was about a 10 minute easy walk into the main area of Port Vila. I would definitely stay again.

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Tess, Tropical sunshine greetings to you and thank you for your wonderful comments. Good to know liked your stay and like the comfortable bed. Looking forward to welcome you back. Warm regards, Sabrina.

Sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Port Vila for work so needed a kitchen within walking distance to meetings, and Fatumaru met my needs perfectly. For a holiday, the location wouldn't haven't have been my first choice unless renting a car and driving around the island daily (it is on the 'dirty' side of the bay, if you want snorkeling or clear water...

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings to you and thank you for staying with Fatumaru Lodge. We appreciate your feedback. In the rooms we provide mozzie coils and mozzie nets in all the rooms. See you again. Tropical regards, Sabrina.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights and found it to be a nice clean comfortable hotel. It's close to town and easy to get anywhere with all of the van/bus that pass every few minutes. We found the bed to be exceptionally comfortable.

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Joe, Tropical greetings to you and thank you for staying at Fatumaru Lodge. We are happy to know you liked your stay, especially the bed. See you again next time. Sunshine regards, Sabrina.

Sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed overnight to catch a connecting flight to Santo. The hotel was great! The room was as advertised with lovely bay facing views. Very quiet and tranquil and very close to the airport. The staff were lovely and helpful, accommodating a late checkout for a night flight I had. I'd stay there for longer if in Vila again.

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings to you from Fatumaru Lodge. We thank you for your lovely feedback and we look forward to welcome you back for a longer stay next time. Sunshine regards, Sabrina.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent three nights at Fatumaru and the whole experience was wonderful. Comfortable airy rooms right on the water with helpful happy attentive staff. Highly recommended. Free kayak & fishing gear high. Just 15 mins walk from town.

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Tropical greetings to you and thank you for your wonderful feedback. Glad to know you liked your stay with us. Look forward to see you again. Sunshine regards, Sabrina.

Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean neat and tidy with a great view! Staff helpful with quick check in and check out. Free water sports was an added bonus with easy access into the clean water right out the front of the hotel. A little bit out of town but only a short walk to near by cafes and restaurants. Would definitely stay here again.

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Kara & Luke, Tropical greetings from Fatumaru Lodge staffs and thank you for the lovely feedback. Good to know you have enjoyed the kayaks and standup paddles. We look forward to welcome you back again. Sunshine regards, Sabrina.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic location in Port Villa. Stayed in one of the suites that front onto the harbour. 10-15 walk to the centre of town. Plenty of restaurants and shops in walking distance. Needed to be careful walking because the footpaths are all under repair (assume they were damaged by cyclone Pam). Staff were very friendly and helpful.

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Bruce and Cindy, Tropical festive season greetings to you. Thank you for the wonderful comments. There is work on the roadside to upgrade the footpaths and we are looking forward to have a better and safe footpath for our guests walking to town. Hope to see you again next time. Happy holidays. Sabrina.

Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The warm friendly atmosphere starts as soon as you arrive. Smiles all round from the office and maintenance staff which continues everyday. Always very happy and quick to help whether something for your stay or booking a tour. The resort is always very clean and tidy. The room was always clean and fresh on our return from a tour. Great...

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Rex & Narelle, Festive season greetings to you and thank you for your lovely comments. We greatly appreciate your comment regarding the staffs.. will let them know. It is good to know you have enjoyed your stay with Fatumaru lodge and liked your clean room. We look forward to welcome you again next time. Tropical sunshine regards, Sabrina.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked Fatumaru Lodge on line for a weeks stay. Immediately before leaving family members became sick. Emailed Fatumaru Lodge and explained, everything was taken care of and organised by email with no problems or concerns. Arrived a few days later without any problems. The staff here are the greatest asset, they are warm, friendly, look after you, give advice on...

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs Ryan, Tropical sunshine greetings to you and your family. It was our great pleasure to host your beautiful family and thank you so much for the wonderful comments. Another bigfala thank you for the comment in regards to the staffs, i will let them know :) . We are happy to know that you have enjoyed...

Reviewed 5 December 2016

A group of friends and I stayed here only very shortly as an overnight before flying out to Santo the next morning - the staff at the lodge were very helpful and friendly during this time, there was good air conditioning and mosquito netting in the rooms, great room layout and wonderful bathroom facilities. The location of the lodge on...

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pascal0164, Front Office Manager at Fatumaru Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Vivien, Tropical greetings to you from Fatumaru Lodge and thank you for your wonderful comments. We are glad to know you liked your transit stay with us and hope to welcome you back next time for a longer stay. Warm regards, Sabrina.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waterfront boutique hotel offering spacious and comfortable self-contained apartments with a panoramic view on Port-Vila Bay. Decorated with Melanesian craft each room is different. Swimming pool, Jaccuzzi, private beach and air conditioning. Close to town center. Ideal for family and couple. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fatumaru Lodge

Address: Walter Lini Hwy | PO Box 1359, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Region: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range: ₹ 7,421 - ₹ 12,948 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fatumaru Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Fatumaru Hotel Port Vila
Fatumaru Lodge Vanuatu/Port Vila
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Port Vila
#9 Romantic Hotel in Port Vila
#10 Family Hotel in Port Vila
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“Noise carries in the courtyard so upper floors obviously preferable for noise (and mozzies)”
 of 5 bubbles AussieTraveler75, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms seem to have excellent water views”
 of 5 bubbles narellem177, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a bottom room facing the water.”
 of 5 bubbles rl129, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“upstairs rooms are a plus”
 of 5 bubbles debphil2015, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top level of the water front rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles EdH_Melbourne, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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