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Tanna Lodge

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Bethel Area, South West, Tanna Island, Vanuatu
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Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Tanna Island
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Jon-H-2405 Canberra, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Canberra, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well I read the reviews for this place and there were mixed reactions from the variety of people who visited here. For us I can say we loved the place! It is a little piece of paradise that is not saturated with tourism traffic. To the people who were negative about Tanna Island and the lodge - some advice, grab... More

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Perth, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As would become clear from just brief research Tanna Island is a very much an island yet to be overwhelmed by the modern world and therefore unsealed, bumpy roads and basic amenities are standard for this location. In this light it is remarkable a place like Tanna Lodge even exists given the level of detail that has gone into building... More

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Napier, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was rather anxious before my stay here after reading many reviews. The place is certainly rustic but has a real charm to it. We were picked up on time from the airport and driven over the rough dirt roads to this "resort". It took about 20 minutes. After our welcome drink we were shown to our beach-front villa. I... More

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently went to Tanna to see Mt. Yasur. I booked through Expedia which gave a listing of 3 hotels. 2 were available at the time with Tanna Lodge been the cheapest at 170$ AUD. Unfortunately i didn't do much research and thought these were the only accommodation available on Tanna . There are other types of accommodation here, which... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights at Tanna Lodge and had the most amazing time. Exploring the black sand beach just steps from the restaurant. Walked arounf the lava formations on both sides the the sand - beautiful. Nothing around to distract from the nature and natural beauty but everything I needed to make sure my stay was comfortable. I did the Mt... More

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Victoria, Australia
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed at Tanna Lodge at the end of July for two nights. First impressions were not good and it only got worse. We were left waiting at the airport for nearly 2 hours for our transfer. When we finally arrived we were told that they had forgotten about us and didn't even receive an apology. We were quickly rushed... More

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Canberra, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stayed here for four nights in July, 2014. It was fantastic! The staff, especially Stella, Prasilla, Ned and Melody, were awesome--very friendly and helpful. We booked two tours--the volcano and a trip to a custom village and both tours were wonderful and well worth the money. The food at the resort was very good and prepared quickly and reasonably... More

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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Tanna Lodge is comfortable, relaxed and a great place to stay on Tanna. It's located on an exotic black sand cove. The local-styled bungalows are roomy and private. Meals are home-style but fresh and tasty.The staff were able to help us tailor our activities so that we got to see everything we'd planned (including two visits to the awesome Mt... More

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

To put some context to this review... Tanna is wild, rugged, basic and beautiful. The roads are unsealed and bumpy, there are cows along the side of the road and not much in the way of road rules. The Tanna Lodge setting is stunning. Tropical gardens, individual bungalows. Our bungalow is pretty, with a king sized bed that is comfortable... More

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Ballina, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I have just returned from my stay at Tanna Lodge with my daughter. We were so happy with every aspect of our stay .Fellow travellers we met also spoke highly of the lodge. Our room had a tree shower wow.

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Address: Bethel Area, South West, Tanna Island, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Tanna Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Tanna Lodge 3*
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