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Moorings Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lini Highway | P.O. Box 1404, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just booked for July 2015 for up to 13 of us going as a group we read all the reviews and were impressed that new Australian owners have taken over since September 2014 and seems that the new Owners are spending some big dollars to improve and upgrade the Hotel and as a first priority they are addressing... More

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Gold Coast, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at the Moorings early Oct. 2014 and although renovations were ongoing, we still found it a top spot to stay. We had a Harbour view room which overlooked Port Vila harbour. The restaurant needs to be revamped but the food was good. All the staff were fantastic, be they office, bar or cleaning. I would... More

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Woolgoolga
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Moorings are perfectly placed for you to either catch a bus at the entrance, or walk 10 minutes to the shopping centre and supermarket. The new manager Yorrick, is working really hard on the renovations, and once complete, the place will be as good as new. The staff are great, and nothing is too much trouble. Our room was... More

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking forward to staying with Moorings in 10 days time, read some mixed reviews on this Hotel but sounds like the new management have made big improvements in short time they have taken over. I've had email contact with the hotel already with a special request and the Moorings team responded very quickly and professionally. Looking forward to our stay,... More

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Gosford, Australia
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had holidays in Port Vila a number of times over the years, have stayed at Moorings previously and have booked to stay with Moorings in December for a week. We have recently had the need to contact the new management and we would like to just take time to highly commend tem for their professional and courteous way... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just come back from two weeks in Vanuatu of which we spent 9 nights at Moorings. I stayed here last year and in just a couple of weeks that the new owners have been on board, they have made some major improvements - well done.... I was part of a group that had booked Moorings entirley for our... More

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Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings Hotel, responded to this review

Dear marc28, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at Moorings Hotel. It has been our pleasure to look after you and your group during your revisit of Vanuatu and we are very pleased that you have been able to enjoy some of our early improvements of the establishment. So much more to come and... More

Adelaide South Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just read some of the reviews below. I must have been on another planet. We were there Oct 2013. Spent 14 nights there. What a dump. If you want a laugh check out how they serve breakfast out of eskys. Breakfast so ordinary we went into the town to eat.Broken dining chairs. Rooms..... grey is the new white in towels.... More

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Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings Hotel, responded to this review

Dear electra19-55, Thank you for reviewing your stay at Moorings Hotel, although it does come 1 year later... We sincerely apologise for the unfortunate experience that you had during your stay in 2013, but it would have been appreciated to post your review back then, rather than needlessly shame a new management, genuinly trying to restore a property full of... More

Sydney, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Staying this week and it's a great location, perfect for young groups of friends, the rooms have everything you need, great proximity to parties and nightlife. My friends and I really had a great time and we will definitely visit again :D

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Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eve C, Thank you very much for your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Moorings in the future and to introduce you to the many wonderful changes that we will have completed by then. Kind regards, More

Sydney
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I have stayed here on 5 occasions over the years, including Schoolies. Great location, good vibe, great food, heard more great things about Schoolies at this resort in late November! Walking distance to everything, waterfront, great pool as well as wharf area and sandy beach area right next to it

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Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review Dany G. We look forward to welcoming you back now that Moorings is undergoing a healthy renovation! More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Spent a week at the moorings with my wife and two teenage children. We had two rooms which were simple but clean and adequate. The staff were very friendly and always happy to help. The resort itself however fell short of the write up. The award wining coffee could not be tasted because the coffee machine was broken, the pool... More

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Yorick N, General Manager at Moorings Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rowleyal, Thank you for your review. We fully agree with you, the resort has indeed seen better days. That said, renovations are moving along very fast and, after only 3 weeks, it already looks much better than September 2nd, when the resort was taken over. We do apologise for the lack of facilities, we too were disappointed with the... More

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Address: Lini Highway | P.O. Box 1404, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Efate > Port Vila
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Moorings Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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