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Tara Beach Bungalows

Devil's Point Road | Mele Bay, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Western Australia, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beware. If you are prepared to take the risk of being stranded in a foreign country without accommodation in spite of a confirmed booking fully payed in advance and you don’t mind if you don’t get your money back, then this could be the place for you. The Owner/Manager of Tara Beach Bungalows cancelled our booking while we were on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Thank you so much Eric and Christine and staff for another fabulous visit to Tara Beach Bungalows. Tara is 100% locally owned so the main bonus with staying here is the local interaction you get from beautiful people. Dont stay here if you like a 5 star resort with a pool etc because its not that - stay here if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We had an amazing time in Tara Beach. The hotel is a bit far from the city which is great, you have the beach just for you. They can arrange transportation to anywhere you want to go. Great place to do snokelling. The staff was amazing, very friendly, Christine and Erik did everything to make our stay even more enjoyable!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

My 2nd visit to this little gem at Mele Bay♥ Once again received the very best of service and care from Eric (my good bloke♥) and Christine. Leslie prepared good meals. My room was delightful, the bed super comfy. Each day the room was serviced and presented with a fresh array of flowers adorning the entire room♥ Breakfast was plentiful,... More 

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Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

a True gem, hidden away about 25min from Port Villa. We got married there and Eric and his team went out of there way to make our day very special. They even build us a little podium with concrete blocks between two palm trees. Was a very romantic setting. The food is really nice especially the Tuluk Eric made us.

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Buderim, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

We visited Tara Beach for our 3rd time this September. We were greeted like old friends. Lulu and Christine met us at the airport (the late flight)!! We arrived at our bungalow #1 to find it looking beautifully decorated. We were treated to a great breakfast in the temporary restaurant. Although there is some work to be done from the... More 

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Mulwala, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Bungalows positioned so perfectly within a hop step and a jump to the stunning waters of Vanuatu. Simply designed bungalows with your basic needs. The amazing staff out way everything else and make your stay most memorable and inviting. The yummy cooked breakfasts and meals on offer, Eric's most helpful service with everything you need he will work it out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

I spent 7 days at Tara beach bungalows. Once you meet the people here, it's almost impossible to move to another place. Eric and Christine are very friendly and caring the guests all the time with much hospitality. One night, I told Eric I wanted to try the local food then he made it for us, which was amazing!! Christine... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Staff care for your every need. Bungalows 10 paces from coral reef, warm clear water. Kayak to sand cay, even better snorkelling. Every bungalow has a great sunrise view. Tasty breakfast, in house transport and tours. 25min drive from Port Vila (Vila is just a service town) but Eric and staff willing to drop off and pick up for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Christine and the other workers make their customers a priority and make sure that you are having a great time. They really go above and beyond, they were all very friendly and provided such an amazing service as they were able to take you into the town and back to the resort with such a low fee as other taxi... More 

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