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Fatboys Resort

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PO Box 140, Ghizo Island, Solomon Islands
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Fatboys Resort
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, beautiful people. The tropical waters around here are exceptionally clear. Mano you are doing a magnificent job. Nothing was ever to much trouble. Looking forward to again one day visiting this magnificent part of the world. You will see me again at Fatboys Resort.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The moment we arrived in Gizo our jaws dropped. The place was paradise. Clear, warm water, white sandy beaches and the warm temperature is not something we get to experience very often. Once arriving on the transfer boat to Fat boy's Resort we immediately felt at home. We had the opportunity to spend a full week at the resort and... More 

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Ashburton, New Zealand
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Loved this out of the way place. The water is just beautiful. Loved the fact that its a bit hard to get to and so not so many tourist there. Each day the cook would ask us what we would like him to make for us. Took (hired boat and driver) the boat to Ghizo one day for a look... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

the only bad thing about this place was that we only got to spend one night here. the view from our balcony was literally like you'd walked out the door into a postcard. it was amazing. the staff are all so lovely and friendly. it goes without saying for the solomons, but remember some industrial strength mozzie repellent! haha. surprisingly... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I couldn't have asked for a better experience. The staff at the office in Gizo were very friendly and helped get my booking and transfer sorted asap. I was greeted with a smile and drink. The surroundings are just stunning and can't be beaten. The snorkelling is excellent and there is a host of boat and diving trips that can... More 

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North Stradbroke Island, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Fatboy's an easy short trip from Australia is well worth visiting ! The resort caters and offers so many things. With it's unspoilt serenity and atmosphere any walk of life would enjoy there stay. The staff are so friendly and offer there assistance and culture every step of the way. Myself I enjoyed the surfing, diving, canoeing, fishing, spearfishing, island... More 

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Alice Springs, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

We spent a wonderful week at the most beautiful location in the Pacific. The staff and the hosts, John and Karen made us feel like we were the guests of honour. The meals were fantastic and even more so if you're a lover of fresh seafoods. The snorkelling was the best we have experienced. A short flight from Honiara and... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I recently just spent 2 and a half weeks at fat boys resort with my brother and another mate. We all had the time of our life's as we're all very keen fisherman an surfers. It's easy to do all of this an more there as you have access to boats which you can take trips to the nearby Islands... More 

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Sydney, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We were staying nearby & decided to take a quick boat ride over to Fatboys resort for some lunch. There was actually nobody staying at the resort at the time & most of the staff were on holiday (although they stayed at the resort). I was amazed at how at a moments notice the staff opened their kitchen & bar... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I stayed at Fat Boys for 2 nights in 2010 and this time for a week and I still didn't want to leave. It is everything you could wish for a "get away from it all" holiday to be. Right from the time the dingy picks you up from the airport (yes transfers are in a small boat) to the... More 

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Address: PO Box 140, Ghizo Island, Solomon Islands
Location: Solomon Islands > Ghizo Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Fatboys Hotel Ghizo Island
Fatboys Resort Solomon Islands/Ghizo Island

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