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Traveller's Budget Motel

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Avenue Du Stade, PO Box 3164, Port Vila, Efate +678, Vanuatu
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I got the bends in Vanuatu & found myself stranded for a week just after cyclone Pam with little more than the clothes I stood in. Pro medical organised my stay at Traveller's & I couldn't have asked for a better place. The owner lent me clothes & bathers so I could enjoy my unplanned stay. All my gear was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here with a group of volunteers who were involved in volunteering in Vanuatu during cyclone Pam. I was trying to source accommodation a group and came and spoke to Jack about what we could do. Jack was very welcoming and friendly and came up with a great solution to help us all. Bear in mind that the situation... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Jack and Janelle were drunk, loud and party write outside our room , i think that they should have been more professional ,considerate and were quick to charge us for 3 nights when we only stayed 1 ( private parties should not be held at your place of business ) we were there to help and support Vanuatu after Pam... More 

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MichelleWalker, Owner at Traveller's Budget Motel, responded to this review

Hello Sharon T, We, Jack and Janelle, are assuming that you are James Thompson's Mother. James booked accommodation at TBM via Booking.com on Sunday the 5 April 2015 for the period 6 - 9 April 2015. We received the Booking.com confirmation email at 5:26 PM on the Sunday 5 April 2015. As per your comments: hi myself and my mother... More 

Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited as a backpacker. Janelle nearly organized my entire 2 1/2 weeks in vanuatu including flights and accomodation to Tanna and Pentecost, even though she didn't directly benefit from it. All I can say is that her advise, also for activities on Efate and Lelepa Island, made the difference for my whole stay!!! Accomodation is worth the price, location... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Traveller's during Cyclone Pam. Jack & Janelle were absolutely fantastic all throughout the ordeal. The motel itself is really homely with ten or so rooms around a great little swimming pool. They helped us arrange a tour prior to the cyclone and afterwards helped us get in contact with friends and family to let them know we... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether you are traveling by yourself or traveling with friends or as a couple, i think this is the perfect spot in Port Villa. It's a short walk to town. Service: Jack & Janelle will totally make your stay easy and fun. The rest of the staff is super friendly too Janelle will have loads of ideas for things to... More 

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Linkenheim-Hochstetten, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Pleasant and affordable place in Port Vila 10 min walking distance to market place; clean rooms around a nice pool which is refreshing in the hot season; the friendly and helpful staff Jack and Janelle made the time we spent like homestay; many thanks especially for the early arrival and late check-out possibility when chosing Traveller's as center for our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Hi Jack and Janelle, Thanks for all your helpful information while we stayed, with restaurant choices, transport, entertainment, etc. and helping us fit in with all the other guests. Everything other guests say is true. Great friendly staff, delicious organic breakfast, good meals available, refreshing pool when you return from town, fan and air con and very clean rooms. Could... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Janelle and Jack, and all the staff, make this place awesome! It easily became my base camp for my two weeks trip in Vanuatu over Christmas 2014. The rooms are clean and quiet, the staff is really friendly, and the breakfast delicious. The swimming pool adds a nice atmosphere around the big breakfast/dinner table; the perfect place to meet other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This place is awsome. The locals that work there and the owners Jack and Janelle really make you feel welcome. Apart from an affordable place they offer clean rooms, even dormrooms if you wanted. In the evening they also have a choice of food for good prices. Walkingdistance into town, and I even got a ride out of a local... More 

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