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White Grass Ocean Resort

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   2 kms from the airport, Tanna Island, Vanuatu
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Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Tanna Island
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Yvoone C Adelaide, Australia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most amazing four days at White Grass Ocean Resort. Wayne and Sabine could not have been more helpful. The snorkeling was amazing – best we have ever seen and we enjoyed all the tours organised for us in particular the volcano and the Kustom Village which was a very humbling experience (as were the roads). We enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We originally booked for four nights but ended up staying an extra night because we enjoyed our time so much. Wayne (manager) is great and goes out of his way to make you feel comfortable and welcome. All of the staff are also fantastic, especially Phillip who is so very interesting and likes to share a lot of information about... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only had the chance to stay one night on White Grass resort but it was absolutely fabulous. Wayne was an amazing host and made sure to take some time to tell us all about Tanna itself (a cracking island btw). The facilities at White Grass are fantastic...great restaurant, swimming pools and amazing snorkelling a short walk away, not to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent three nights at White Grass Ocean Resort. While we appreciate that Tanna is an under-developed island, this was our least favourite accommodation of the four places we stayed at during our trip around Vanuatu. First, the positives: - The customer service prior to our stay was very good. Our flights were changed by the airline after we had... More 

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Marian, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

My family and I stayed here for 3 nights in January. The location is brilliant, the food is great, and Wayne, Sabine and the rest of the staff make this place the ideal location to get away from it all and relax - thanks everybody!! Make sure that if you are staying here you take the tour to Mt Yasur... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

Only stayed here one night (purely to see the volcano), but loved it. Great location. Great ocean views. Friendly staff. Nice food. They provided mosquito nets and coils in the rooms which was good. The volcano tour the resort organized for us was fantastic. Lots of fun 4 wheel driving through the ash plains and seeing the mini eruptions on... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

After the flight from Vila (safety briefing?) and the open truck that picks you up from the airport (seat belts?), you realise that Tanna is no ordinary destination! Tanna itself is distinctly third World but the White Grass Resort has all the comforts and facilities you could want. The garden setting overlooking the ocean was excellent. Wayne may not be... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

My partner and I spent 3 night at White Grass after staying 5 in Port Villa. Visitng Tanna and White Grass has got to be one of the best experiences of our lives. The plane ride from Port Villa, the drive from the airpiort to the hotel and the greeting we received on arrival was all fantastic. Being a hospitality... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

If you are going to Tanna you must stay here, the service and location is 10/10. We had 11 in our group including 3 little people and we could not ask to be looked after any better. The bungalows were very clean and had everything you could want. The seafood was fresh every day and it was caught out the... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The arrival open top vehicle is fun. Warmly welcomed with a welcome drink & shown to our room. The food was superb, happy hour very sociable. Tours were excellent. Had a relaxing massage listening to the ocean. Really enjoyed snorkeling off the jetty & even did a scuba dive too - the resort is in the process of setting up... More 

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Sabine H, General Manager at White Grass Ocean Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are very glad that we can offer a relaxing massage in our beachfront Massage hut. Our chefs do amazing things with our local produce and take great pride in delivering fantastic tasty dishes daily. We are very excited about beginning a SCUBA diving facility, which will be the first on Tanna Island. We... More 

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Address: 2 kms from the airport, Tanna Island, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Tanna Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — White Grass Ocean Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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White Grass Ocean Hotel Tanna Island
White Grass Ocean Tanna

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