Port Vila Resorts Accommodation
Although we currently
can't offer holiday bookings at Worawia resort (it being on the market), we can offer you information
on budget accommodation at other resorts, lodges and motels in Port Vila and Vanuatu. Go to our Bungalows and
Accommodation pages for more information on resorts in Port Vila and other holiday accommodation in
CYCLONE PAM UPDATE
- Vanuatu has been heavily hit by cyclone Pam, which has devastated this island country and left tens of thousands
people homeless. The winds reached up to 340kms an hour, ravaging the villages and the capital Port Vila. Power and
telephone lines are down, with streets litterred by debris and fallen trees. The extent of the cyclone damage is
still being assessed. The state of emergency has been declared throughout Vanuatu and outside help is being sought
from other countries, especially from Australia and New Zealand. For full up to date news, go to Australia's
ABC network news about Cyclone Pam. We will bring you more updates when available, on how Port
Vila resorts have been affected.
|Holidays and Accommodation in Port Vila,
The largest and capital city of Vanuatu, Port Vila is sprawled around
a beautiful harbour, nestled in tropical trees. The area enjoys a tropical climate, so you can
holiday here at any time of the year. The town grew around native settlements, but there's also
French and British colonial influence, which gives the place a distinct feel. Native Bislama
language is spoken, as well as French and English.
Port Vila Bungalows
Port Vila has built an enormous amount of history and culture. These
traditions make it an ideal place to provide the authentic style of holiday accommodation that's
popular throughout Vanuatu and other Pacific Islands. This traditional style of housing has been
adopted by many holiday resorts in Port Vila. Vistors to Vanuatu find this type of holiday
accommodation comfortable and cozy.
Port Vila Accommodation
As one would expect of Vanuatu's top destination, Port Vila abounds
with holiday accommodation choices. There are traditional bungalows, budget motels, popular
resorts, and modern hotels. All these holiday places provide travel packages that cater for all
kinds of budgets and family and group requirements. You will often get your meals and some of
holiday activities all included in your holiday package.
Activities in Port
When you holiday in
Vanuatu you have the option of simply having a laid back holiday, or filling your days with
sightseeing and any number of other activities you enjoy. You will find plenty of holiday
activities available in Port Vila, including diving, daytime and moonlight cruises, scuba
diving, shopping, golfing,
fishing, and snorkeling. Boat charter and car rentals are available.
There are countless attractions throughout Vanuatu and its islands.
As the top Vanuatu destination, Port Vila offers numerous attractions. It's a great place to
explore the town and enjoy the harbour views, as well as visit local restaurants, cafes and bars.
But you should make at least one trip to the local markets in Port Vila town centre, where you
will find local goods, souvenirs and handicrafts.
This South Pacific island archipelago
is home to one of the most diverse island cultures. Although influenced by Europeans due to its
colonial past, Melanesian people have preserved their unique way of life and the traditional
customs. Speckled with a variety of beaches, resorts, and villages, Vanuatu offers a great holiday
As the gateway to Vanuatu and its main
island, Efate island offers numerous ways to enjoy your holiday stay in Vanuatu. The island is
home to Port Vila city, Vanuatu's capital and the largest town. Thanks to the deep water bay, Port Vila is
a shipping and travel hub, visited by a number of South Pacific cruise ships. You will find though
that there is a lot more to Efate than just Port Vila.
Located in Mele Village, just outside of Port Vila, this family resort was a popular 3-star holiday
accommodation with numerous visitors, for more than 10 years. It was partially refurbished in 2009,
but as of late it has been on the market. Featuring swimming pool with swim-up pool bar, Worawia
was also home to one of the most popular Melanesian feast nights, with authentic local dancers and
If you want to truly aquaint yourself with Vanuatu, there's no better way than by viewing our photo
galleries, short of coming to Vanuatu. There are 5 galleries, featuring Worawia resort, Port Vila
town and Vanuatu. Each gallery will give you an insight of the local lifestyle, culture and
customs. Not to mention some of great sightseeing spots and holiday attractions around this great
tropical island paradise.
A Tropical Paradise
A warm and friendly holiday atmosphere is
what awaits you in Vanuatu, with traditional Melanesian hospitality. This island archipelago is a popular holiday
destination for visitors from around the world. Come and enjoy the relaxed, easy-going local lifestyle, tropical
climate and an authentic South Pacific charm.
Vanuatu is only a short distance from
Australia's east coast, and a short flight away. Air Vanuatu, Air New Zealand and Qantas provide regular flights, including travel packages,
from Australia and New Zealand to Vanuatu. There are also air connections from other South Pacific islands, including Nauru and New
Public transport is readily available in Port Vila in blue mini buses, which are usually cheaper
than the local taxi services, as expected. So, no matter where you stay in Port Vila, you will probably have
acces to public transport.
This busy harbour town offers the usual hassle and bustle of a popular holiday destination. You
will find watefront restaurants and bars, duty free shops, cafes, souvenir shops, banks, tour shops, car
rental places, sightseeing, local markets and supermarkets. There are also other specialty shops and the
local Chinatown area.
The amazing number of cultures that have come
together in Port Vila makes food service available throughout the entire day. Just when an American breakfast hour
ends, a French or European coffee hour will begin, and just as one dinner hour is winding down another will barely
have begun. Afterwards it's time to visit one of Port Vila night bars, or even try your luck at one of Port
Vila's two casinos - the Club 21 Limited, or the Palms Casino.
Port Vila Budget
If you're looking for a stress-free holiday break, then you will find resorts and motels located
around the harbour hills and on the outskirts of town. A Port Vila holiday accommodation, without staying in Port Vila, while enjoying all that
Vanuatu has to offer. Many of these lodges and apartments cater for the budget minded
travellers. Find the most suitable cheap
holidays for you at Deal Checker.
Attractions in Port Vila
Tourist destination such as Port Vila provides
numerous holiday attractions. There are many sightseeing spots, annual events and festivals, Port
Vila markets, tours, and other activity choices. All these attractions can be found in and around
the town. For more activity ideas, view our list of top 5 attractions in Port
Accommodation for Couples in Port Vila
Vanuatu's capital Port Vila offers a variety of
holiday accommodation choices for families, singles and couples. If you are a couple going to
Vanuatu on your honeymoon, or to renew your wedding vows, you will find some top spots in Port Vila
for romantically inclined.
One of Vanuatu's best known and most enduring
holiday attractions is land diving or, as it's known locally, Naghol. The ancient ceremony is held
annually on the mysterious Pentecost island in April and May to ensure a good yam harvest. This is
a must-see Vanuatu attraction for adventurous traveller, looking for a unique