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Tara Beach Bungalows Resort

3.0 of 5 Devil's Point Road | Bukura, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Tara Beach Resort for one week and it was just excellent. The staff is so friendly and helpful to spent the best time of your life on vanuatu. The reef just in front of the Restaurant is the nicest one we´ve been on Efate. The Bungalows are basic and not the newest one´s. So wasn´t our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

A great place to stay in Vila. When I arrived at the airport I was picked up by a very nice young man, Thomas. Return transfers only $10. The place was quiet, friendly with a lovely waterfront veiw. Clean & tidy. It's not too far from town and for only a few dollars Thomas will drop you off to anywhere... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We had a lovely family holiday here for one week. The Bungalows are comfortable and perfect for a family of five. The bathroom was a little tired but clean, we had intermittent hot water and a shower that tended to leak onto the floor. The gardens were lovely and a nice place to spend the day. Tara beach is off... More 

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Walloon Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Stayed at tara beach bungalows for 14 nights September 19 to October 3rd had the best holiday we have ever had, kids age ( 20,13,10) and also eldest sons girl friend.ill start buy saying this resort is no 5 star palace but we knew that when we booked, what made tara beach a 5 star resort for us was the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My 2 year old daughter and myself spent 2 absouloutly awesome weeks at Tara Beach, got off from the airplane at 12am, the lovely staff awaited my arrival with a big smile, I stayed in bungalow 6 which has absolute gorgeous views and cleaniness was perfect to standard with daily house keeping, breakfast was awesome with a wonderful hot breakfast... More 

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Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We stayed in Tara Beach for two nights before flying out to Tana Island the next morning. First of all, the bungalows are very nicely furnished with flowers all over and they are very clean. Not every bungalow has hot showers though. Chistine, the cook is very nice and just sits with you for a chat. Having said that, the... More 

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tara-manager, General Manager at Tara Beach Bungalows Resort, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Lara Tankiu tumas for spending the time to review your stay with us on Trip Advisor obviously there were some problems with the reservation and accounts and I have addressed that with the team and the owner Mr Sala Vatoko. - We got mixed up with your flight details, instead of waiting for Tanna Flight, we are waiting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I cannot imagine a more welcoming location. Sala and his family and staff were very warm and friendly. I stayed for a week and feel like I have left with real friends on the other side of the world. My list of favorite things about Tara Beach is long: snorkling, kayaking, being dazzled by the darkness of the sky and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

My family of 4 decided to go to this resort for a meal and a swim a couple of weeks ago. My husband and one of my sons had dropped in to do the same thing a couple of years ago and had really enjoyed the experience, especially the snorkelling. We arrived early afternoon, parked under a shady tree and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

We were delighted with Tara Beach Bungalows, and sad to have to leave after a short stay. It is locally owned and run on a simple unpretentious basis. Beachfront location across the bay from Port Vila. Only ten minutes from the airport - with a free pickup - and twenty minutes from town. The staff are lovely, Eric the manager... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

The family that owns Tara Beach are the most friendly caring people they would do anything for you. The suroundings are beautiful with a well kept garden, the snorkeling would of been good but when we were there it rained ever day and the sea was choppy, the weather is one thing you cant control unfortunately. The bungalows are comfortable... More 

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Address: Devil's Point Road | Bukura, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Tara Beach Bungalows Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Tara Beach Bungalows Hotel Port Vila
Tara Beach Hotel
Tara Beach Port Vila
Tara Beach Bungalows Resort Vanuatu/Port Vila

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