Country Club Accommodations
Finding Golf Courses and
Country Club Accommodations in Port Vila
When finding Port Vila golf club accommodations, you can generally
separate golf courses in Vanuatu into two categories: resorts with golf courses and country clubs.
More importantly, you can typically separate your golf courses into
two types of golfers: those who are serious about their game and those who play for enjoyment, amusement, or a
little of both.
There are a limited number of quality country clubs in Port
Vila, but those that they do have are well worth the money it costs to get transported out there and get
to play a round of golf.
The most popular include the White Sands Country Club and the Port Vila
Golf and Country Club at Mele.
|The clubhouse at Port Vila Golf & Country Club,
overlooking Mele Bay, has restaurant
facilities, but there is no accommodation at the golf club, leaving Mele
resorts to do so.
Port Vila Golf and Country
Founded in 1983 by the then President of the Republic of Vanuatu, Ati
George Sokomanu, the Port Vila Golf and Country Club at Mele offers a championship 18-hole golf course that can
challenge even the best of players. This golf course takes into consideration pre-existing palm trees and Mele Bay
creating tropical landscape and a number of natural hazards.
White Sands Country
Another popular destination when it comes to finding Port Vila Golf
and Country Club accommodations is the White Sands Country Club. Originally a 9-hole layout, the WSCC became an
18-hole championship course in 1991 for the enjoyment of members and guests alike. The While Sands Country Club
course was designed by Kuniyoshi Suga and Fred Bolton.
For the less ambitious golf enthusiasts, many resorts can be included in the
list of Port Vila golf and country club courses. Two of the most popular resorts, in regards to their golf courses,
are Le Lagon Resort and Le Meridien Resort. While neither one meets championship standards, both courses
provide golfers with a solid warm up or a fun round of golf.
Guest room at Le Meridien resort in Port Vila
Whichever type of golf course interests you most, it is best to make
your reservations ahead of time. Although many of them have openings throughout the day on most days of the week,
making your reservations will assure you a tee time and keep you from making an unnecessary trip.
If your goal in finding Port Vila golf and country club
accommodations is to find resorts with golf courses on site, then searching any of the travel sites will help you
narrow down your locations. Some sites, can give you important information about the resort, including whether or
not they have golf courses available, what additional activities they provide, and their current rates and