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The Melanesian Port Vila

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Rue de Picardi, Port Vila, Efate Vanuatu See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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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
Free Parking
Free Internet
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
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US$97 - US$149 (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
Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
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Pool & Beach (29)
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All reviews hibiscus room oasis bar pool area cultural show cultural group string band good size curry night three star nice place to stay close to town air con some tlc separate bedroom fresh fruit buffet dinner rooms are large
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ideal location in Port Vila; 5 minute walk to CBD and a wide range of restaurants and other activities. Rooms very clean (service staff excellent), and very comfortable. All staff both front desk and bar / restaurant, were most friendly and very efficient. Inclusive breakfast...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Air Vanuatu use this hotel when they cancel domestic flights - which by the reaction of the reception staff here - they do very regularly. Given 50 disgruntled passengers arrived all at once they dealt with us as quickly and efficiently as they could (you...More

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

Thank you for adding a positive comment in our Trip adviser review page, indeed our front office staff have had alot practice with Layover's in the past few months and we always try to give you all a high standard service. We are happy that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Melanesian Port Vila Hotel comfortable and well located. From Check in to check out there is nothing I can fault. Restaurants, Bar and other facilities including traditional entertainment very good and all staff courteous and attentive with no language issues.

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

Thank you for the positive comments regarding our services at The Melanesian Hotel. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Basic room. Mattress thin and hard. Bed low to ground with wide platform all but guaranteed to crack your shins. Cheap soap, shampoo only ammenities. Sink design splashes water all over mirror and counter, towels non absorbant. Breakfast dismal. No free bottled water only mini...More

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Response from Hiroshark, Manager at The Melanesian Port VilaResponded 3 weeks ago

We apologize for the inconvenience we may have caused regarding your stay and appreciate and take into consideration the constructive comments for our room facilities. Thank you for staying with us and we hope you can provide a comment like this in the future while...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

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 18 September 2018

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!

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9 August 2017|
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Response from Frank M | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of rooms that are away from the dining and pool area.
9 August 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
Room Tips
"Ground floor step out to pool area"
7 Mar 2018
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"ground floor rooms are noisier but have a great poolside vibe."
6 Feb 2018
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"I was around the back (room 22) I would avoid accommodation near the pool expecially if the Resort was full"
8 Jan 2018
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"Rooms in the 1st floor is directly connected to the pool side."
3 Dec 2017
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