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Coconut Palms Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Cornwall Street, PO Box 1515, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Ranked #37 of 46 Hotels in Port Vila
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

Forced to Move room 3 times in one week,power cuts on a daily basis,good pool friendly staff and good food,prices no different than Europe or Australia but in general it's just organized chaos but bearable because the island and it's people are so nice my best advice would be to book a deluxe room with the assurance your not going... More 

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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

Stayed for 2 weeks over Xmas & New Year. Spent 1 full day & night with no power staff did not care just kept saying we fix it tomorrow. Toilets don't flush. Nowhere for suitcases or clothing. 7-10 blackouts a day.Rooms are very small. Food is great though some staff are not eager to serve. Would not stay here again... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

I read trip advisor after we had booked our stay in Coconut Palms and got a little nervous to be honest. (I certainly didn't tell the girlfriend of my concerns). My concerns were dispelled as soon as we got to the hotel. Our very late flight from Australia got us at the hotel about 1am and my need for a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

Stayed over Xmas break with adult family for 5 nights. I was very disappointed with this hotel. We had superior orchid rooms me thinking they would be a bit better than ones with shared facilities, very small rooms,bathrooms in desperate need of renos, more cold showers than warm seems to be a common problem, no hairdryer in our room despite... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

My family and I arrived here when we got here they gave us a welcome drink which was nice.when we got to our rooms they were nothing like the pictures on the website.the walls were dirty hair in the shower were u put your soap. The power cut out 3 times the room size are very small there no place... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

during our stay at coconut palms.we had great food and nice room .kind and friendly staff.went on tours aranged by staff.went around the island with locals.was amazing.would stay here again .the icing on the cake was the trip to the volcano on tanna.we flew there with unity air they were great .safe and friendly.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

I was here for 5 nights November 2011. I chose the budget section, it was clean & tidy, tiled floors with a fan.Room was on the small side, but adequet, it contained a double bunk (comfortable mattress, bed made every day) 1suitcase stand 2 chairs & a small table & a window. The shower room was just outside my door... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2011

I stayed at this place in October for 7 nights. I had an amazing time in Vanuatu and my stay at the Coconut palms was great. It is only a 5 min walk into town and you can also take a bus which costs about $1.50AUD per person. For people worried about the jail, it is down the end of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

We stayed at Coconuts twice during a 12 day stay in Vanuatu in July 2010. Rooms were in need of repair and updating then. Meeting the new manager in October 2011, a container load of new bathroom ware had arrived and was ready to be installed. that is encouraging. the room was spacious for the 4 of us for an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2011

Lovely resort. Fantastic staff. Shame about the climb back up the hill! :-)

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Address: Cornwall Street, PO Box 1515, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Coconut Palms Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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Coconut Palms Hotel Port Vila
Coconut Palms Resort Vanuatu/Port Vila
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