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Tavanipupu Private Island Resort

Tavanipupu island | Marau Sound, Honiara, Guadalcanal Island, Solomon Islands
Tavanipupu Private Island Resort
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We spent 5 nights on the island for our honeymoon and thought it was amazing. We would highly recommend to all - families, small groups, older couples etc. We loved the beautiful remote setting, the well manicured grounds, the amazing blue colour of the water, the friendly staff and delicious meals. It was exactly what we were after. No distractions,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We had a magic 5 day stay in a piece of tropical paradise. The staff are fantastic. The accomodation is brilliant. The chef provides a great variety of dishes. The snorkelling was very good. We loved the experience of being able to stop and recharge with so little to distract you. No TV, only 5 guests on the island and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My family and I visited Tavanipupu for a weekend getaway and it was the best dose of R&R for my husband and great quality family time for all of us. Our children ages 19 and 12 couldn't stay away from swimming around the jetty area, snorkeling, kayaking and cycling around the island. The water is cool and crystal clear, the... More 

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Once me and my partner arrived at the island we were excited to see the pristine water, coral reef and the absolutely rejuvenating atmosphere of the island. For us it was a perfect get away to clear our minds from the busyness of work and day to day life. We stayed five nights, which i think was enough to enjoy... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
24 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We spent a holiday of a life time here in August. From the moment we left Honiara's friendly domestic airport our adventure began. We stepped aboard a delightful Britt Norman islander plane with eight seats. It was an amazing way to travel and the views from the plane were incredible with a view of the island making us very excited.... More 

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Sydney
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9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Absolutely wonderful. I think it must be the last of the tropical frontiers. I came here on my own for the weekend when I was based in Honiara. It was perfect. Just perfect. The serenity is sublime, the food is beautiful and having a glass of wine on the jetty with Pamela, the owner, to chat about life left me... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014 via mobile

When we knew we were coming to Honiara from the UK with work, we didn't expect it to be all South Pacific paradise. We knew that we'd have to balance some of the hardships of city life here, with a little bit of unfettered luxury. We therefore, off the back of little more than an entry in the Lonely Planet,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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123 reviews 123 reviews
50 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Terrific getaway from the hustle and bustle of modern life. The snorkeling on the island is unparalleled and its hard to think anywhere exists that beats it. I would consider myself one of the worst fisherman ever to hold a rod but was still able to catch a magnificent Trevally. My only complaint which is no fault of the staff... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

You could describe Tavanipupu as the ultimate barefoot luxury honeymoon destination, but that would be to do it an injustice! It is much more than that and a truly incredible place with a relaxed atmosphere where anyone would feel welcome. We headed off to Tavi for our honeymoon in November 2013, we spent 8 nights here and had a truly... More 

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Canberra
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Firstly I must say our visit was in October last year. This is the place you read about, see pictures of and never think that it will be you lying on the deck chair at the end of the jetty, surrounded by crystal clear water and white sands! My husband, 3 year old and myself went for a 3 day... More 

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