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Turtle Bay Resort

2.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Turtle Bay, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Turtle Bay Resort in July 2014 and were completely relaxed and happy the whole of the 4 days we were there. My husband marched out every morning bird watching and also snorkelled off the reef with the beautiful tropical fish. Our 18 year old daughter was unwell so missed out on the snorkelling but did swim in... More

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Perth W.A
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place for a stay, located in a quiet, calm lagoon, the snorkelling & diving were really good. Emma & Trent were Really good hosts, The food was very good, the fish & the lemon tart were fantastic. Service was quick and the staff attentive. We arranged a tour with them and because they could not contact the... More

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Nelson Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For me to write a great review i need to get a good nights sleep. Unfortunately we had a few problems with mattresses as the single ones were just thin foam ones ( which would be great for kids but not for middle aged women) and staff had to make a few changes which was just putting one ontop of... More

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Ettalong Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place to stay, staff on site very friendly and helpful. food was great, and you could bring your own food and drinks there, they didn't seem to mind, made whole experience a bit more affordable. Managers were knowledgeable and helpful. you can walk out in places with no fear of coral cuts, to swim, water fantastic. oyster Island an... More

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geelong
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69 reviews 69 reviews
24 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Trent and Emma are lovely managers, very helpful and their dogs and kids are cute. The resort is not cute. It has no beach and all rooms have common walls. The food is slow but you can just order ahead. People seemed to love the above ground pool but I wanted to be in the sea. The snorkelling around the... More

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We had 4 nights at the Turtle Bay Resort and loved our time here. Trent and Emma made all the difference, interacting with their guests and ensuring all felt welcome. They were interested in how our days had gone and arranged our tours proficiently, even though they did not receive any commission on the tours. Yes, the meals took a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We stayed at turtle bay resort for only three nights we where made to feel so welcome by all staff they here extremely friendly and went out of their way to make our stay extremely enjoyable. It is quite far from the main town although tours are really easy to organize through the managers Trent and Emma. A soon as... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Myself and my partner were on a medium budget trip and decided to treat ourselves to a good night in a nice hotel with beach view. The location is indeed great. We had visited the millennium caves before traveling to the resort. Our shoes and clothes were wet and we were looking forward to a warm shower. But when we... More

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2009expat2010, Manager at Turtle Bay Resort, responded to this review

Hi guys, we were not the managers here at Turtle Bay Resort back in October 2013 but nonetheless we are very sorry to read this review as guests normally love their stay with us and we take pride in the service we offer. We have contacted the previous managers and the owners to try to understand exactly what went wrong.... More

Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Turtle bay resort is a wonderful place to base yourself to explore all Santo has to discover. Trent and Emma went out of their way to ensure all our tours around the island were well organised. We travelled as a family of five, kids aged 11, 13, and 14. We all enjoyed our stay at turtle bay and would recommend... More

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Bannockburn, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Thanks to the team at Turtle Bay, great food, everybody super friendly, clean rooms, great pool, great value. Espiritu Santo is a beautiful island. We'd go back for sure. Highly recommended for your trip to Vanuatu

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Address: Turtle Bay, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Espiritu Santo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Turtle Bay Resort 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Turtle Bay Hotel Espiritu Santo
Turtle Bay Resort Vanuatu/Espiritu Santo

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