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Opposite Parliament House, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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The Sportsmens Hotel
Ranked #28 of 46 Hotels in Port Vila
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 8 days while at a nearby conference. The food was good and the beer was cold . Bob and Emily were good hosts and very helpful with arranging travel around the island and local advise. I had brought a mosquito net but never needed to use it. Hotel was very close to the centre of town... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sportsmens Hotel is a bit like a backpacker Hotel. The facilities are basic but you get a great feel for the Vanuatu way of life and you're a 10 walk from the centre of Port Villa. There is a 24 hour bar and Cafe. Assie Bob the manager seems to live in the cafe and is aways looking for... More 

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Warragul, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at The Sportsmens two weeks ago while on a business trip to Port Vila. Only for three nights, but I really cannot fault the Hotel. Yes it is not the Hilton, but for the price, location, and service you cannot beat it. There are other places to stay in a similar price range, but this place has dining facilities... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

i rang 3 times from aussie to make sure my room was booked.they did not want credit card,said cash is what they want.fine .asked if bottled water could be put in bar fridge and frozen for me . no worries.got there at midnight as arranged.no key for room .wrong room. no water .went to master and he said girls would... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Staff are lovely and the price is decent but the owner is a discusting human being who treats all his workers and even his guests like garbage. I refuse to go there and support this dispicable character.

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El Calafate, Argentina
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58 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Only a 5-10 minute walk down the stairs to the market and shops, the location is quite central. The owner Bob can arrange airport transfer for roughly half of the price of the usual taxi rate. WiFi works fins and the restaurant offers a decent selection of meals for OK-prices. I had a room downstairs with shared bathrooms - nothing... More 

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Suva, Fiji
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

A good place to stay if you are there in Vila for work and mainly just need a place to keep your laptop dry. Bob can at times have the bedside manner of a NRL coach, but is one of nature's gentlemen and if you are good to him he will be good to you. Emily is a most gracious... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Sportsmens hotel is very good value in a town that is in general very expensive. We were in a part of the hotel which is under construction but our room was clean and beds comfortable. It was quite big and had private cooking facilities. We shared a bathroom with another room so it was semi-private but not quite what we... More 

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Tanna Island, Vanuatu
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Possibly the best value hotel for a short stop in Port Vila. Very clean, food and drinks available 24/7. Price is perfect if you need a place for a short stop over and do not want to pay full rate at a resort. The bar area is a bit noisy and the TV goes all night, so if you are... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The Sportsmens Hotel has to be the best value in Port Vila. Conveniently located up the hill from the markets and a short stroll to local supermarkets, it is a no nonsense hotel with great food available 24 hours per day. And the laundry is done for free! My room upstairs was clean and well sized with an ensuite, loved... More 

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Address: Opposite Parliament House, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
The Sportsmens Hotel Vanuatu/Port Vila
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Port Vila
#5 Business Hotel in Port Vila

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