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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Janelle and Jack and staff make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive at Traveller's Budget Motel. The rooms are very clean and have touches to ensure your stay is a comfortable one. The Motel has character with well thought out design interesting carvings and a great indoor out door flow. The location is an easy 5 - 10... More 

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Columbus OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed three nights with Jack and Janelle and their friendly staff. They made us most welcome and helped us with all sorts of things, even lending us a scale so we could make sure our luggage met domestic flight limits. Our room was pleasant but we spent most of the time in the courtyard and communal kitchen. It... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure of staying with Jack & Janelle for a week recently. They are a testament to the term "budget friendly accommodation" with the cleanliness, organisation and friendliness beyond expectation. A real community and family feel exists within the comfortable confines of the facility and the local staff to a fantastic job in keeping up with the varied... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I (honeymooners) had to make a last minute overnight stop in Port Vila due to flight issues. And these guys helped us out with no hesitation. They were warm and welcoming with lots of handy knowledge about the city. They're walking distance to the city which helps you save on public transport. The rooms are nice and... More 

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Lisboa, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used Jack and Janelle's "Traveller's Budget Motel" as my base point in Vanuatu as I visited other islands, always coming back for at least a night. I couldn't have felt more at home. Jack and Janelle are amazing people and their staff incredibly nice and helpful. Perfectly clean rooms with everything you need, a swimming pool, amazing food, great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

NO CYCLONE DAMAGE. Travellers is up n running. Lots of resorts are not opening yet so now is cheap flights. So close to town, just a short walk. Staff friendly n trustworthy. Very affordable and prices of most meals are only $10.00 aus. The local chef is amazing. Washing is done for you and back in your room asap. BYO... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

From the minute we arrived we found all staff going out of their way to make our stay comfortable, personalised and memorable. The owners Jack & Janelle are so personable. Their friendly & warm approach makes you feel as though you're the only guests staying there....whether or not the motels at full capacity. We found them to be extremely helpful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We recently stayed at the Traveller’s for a week and had a wonderful time. The staff and hosts Jack and Janelle are extremely helpful and have a vast knowledge of Vanuatu. The rooms are comfortable and clean and we loved the communal kitchen and friendly atmosphere when guests returned for the day and all discuss the day’s activities. The motel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

T.B.M. is just the best! Jack and Janelle and staff are the motel! With close proximity to main street, personalised service from all staff, great meals, budget-minded accom, safety and courtesy, where else would you go? We have stayed some 10 times, and it is a second home to us. Great company from other guests, but with privacy - if... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Delightful place to stay. Like staying in Island bungalow but with good facilities and easy access on foot to downtown Vila. Excellent Nivan cook and lovely small clean pool. Friendly. Some noise from central area at night but we had gone to bed early. Comfort not luxury.

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