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Towock Restaurant and Bungalows

Champagne Beach Area, Luganville, Espiritu Santo 000, Vanuatu
Towock Restaurant and Bungalows
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch. I know it's Vanuatu but it took 2.5 hours to get our meal. While we waited, we checked out the establishment's accommodation ... western price for less than ni-Van standard. This place needs to lift it's act if it's going to compete with other places on the island of Sant

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Sussex Inlet, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Stayed here for 4 days during May 2015 and had the entire place to ourselves. The most beautiful place I have stayed. The Ocean on your doorstep with a swimming area that is safe for all ages. Although there is no hot water for the shower & no 240 volt power to the bungalows this only added to such a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Towoc bungalows offer a true vanuatu experience, not a resort run and owned by overseas interests, Janeth, Peter and her family run and own the place, bungalows are set on the waters edge in a rural setting with cattle, pigs and chickens likely to pass by. Most of the food is grown in the family vege patch up the hill.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

It must be said, these bungalows are set amidst some pretty fantastic scenery. Champagne beach is a 6 minute walk away, and Towok beach isn't anything to scowl at either! We stayed in the "family bungalow" which was clean and efficient. We are not picky travellers and more than happy with the basics - a cold shower is still a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I spent 5 nights here with my family, we all loved it very much. Every morning you can collect fresh spring water (champagne water) straight from the edge of the beach, it tastes amazing! Speaking of tasting amazing, Mary's pancakes, yummo! Made fresh every morning and served with massive fruit platter(picked straight from the tree to you). Great breakfast. Most... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We stayed 10 wonderful nights at Towoc Bungalow's, we came as travellers but left feeling like members of the family. A family whose smiling faces and generosity we will never forget. If you are looking for an authentic Vanuatan experience staying in a stunningly beautiful location, where you can engage with the family and have the privacy of your own... More 

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Luganville, Vanuatu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Towoc is not a European style resort. It is local bush accommodation. I have stayed at many local guesthouses and bungalows around the islands, and this is the best. The back bungalows are bush material on the top half and cement on the bottom half. This makes for clean, level floors that are easy to walk on, but with the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Towoc Bungalows was a terrific 5 nights for us and a great halfway hourse between basic bunbgalows in a village to resort style accommdation. We stayed in one of the two beachside bungalows with separate toilet and shower (no hot water, but you didn't need it it was so warm). It was completely comfortable, although at 6000Vt a night the... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

My wife and I stayed as guests at Towoc for five nights this last December. Janeth is a wonderful hostess and cook, and all of the meals are hand prepared and delicious -well worth the wait! We found all of the family and staff to be very pleasant and helpful arranging transfers and with local excursions. No problems with any... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

It is with regret that I am writing this review. As the Towock Bungalows were recommended to us by a friend, and appears to have some stunning reviews. I want to share our experience to try and warn and equip other travellers. We stayed in the beachfront bungalows, with a bathroom ensuite. Far from simple, I would say they are... More 

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