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Aore Adventure Sports & Lodge

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About Aore Adventure Sports & Lodge
Come and dive on Santo's premier dive boat and if you are looking for a great place to stay Espiritu Santo's newest private beach house is waiting for you.Situated on your own 200m white sandy beach in a self contained contemporary villa on Aore Island , just a short 10min boat ride from Luganville.We are a PADI dive resort and run our new dive vessel from right out front, diving the world famous SS President Coolidge and all the other local reef sites and wrecks. We also dive sites that no other operator can due to our boat capabilities. The villa sleeps 6 adults in comfort and has a fully self contained kitchen and bar b q area and there is one of the top local restaurants and bar less than 5 mins walk away.For non divers there is plenty to do with tours to caves, pristine spring fed blue holes, great beaches, jungle treks plus many other activities, or just lay around and enjoy your own private beach.Snorkel right out the front or enjoy a paddle over the reef with our complementary kayaks.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I enjoyed this dive site very much! After pick up we got an introduction to the boat safety features. The two dives at the SS President Coolidge were discussed in detail upfront! The dives itself were very impressive!! Thanks to the whole team which was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BaBeB9
Reviewed 3 days ago

My family and I have just returned from Vanuatu after spending seven of the most relaxing and enjoyable days imaginable. Paul and Lyndel have the rare ability to make you feel welcome and well looked after without any apparent effort but don't be fooled there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rtkturk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just got back from a week staying at Aore Adventure Sports and Lodge. It was a brilliant holiday my husband had some great dives while I relaxed on the most beautiful little beach right outside our villa door. We swam, fished paddled, walked and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cruiser664247
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lyndal & Paul were wonderful hosts. The accommodation was very clean, modern, very well maintained and right on the crystal clear waters of Aore Island, Santo. The house is on 5 manicured acres, I think, so plenty of room to run around with the kids....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cameron D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a double boat dive on the SS Coolidge. Paul and his crew were very professional. Even with a bit of wind swell, it was a comfortable and safe experience. The dives on the Coolidge were fantastic. Our guide took us on an introductory...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B0xy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the day diving with Paul and the team doing reef/boats dives. They are a very professional crew. Good dive briefs, good DM and very personable. I really enjoyed diving with them and had a lot of confidence in them as a dive operation. I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank O633OWdavidf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met Paul (owner) the day before our trip and organised the final details. Paul was very hospitable and we enjoyed a good chat over a cold drink! The day of our dive was run by Paul #2 who was our skipper for the day...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

My son Tom wanted to do his Open Water diving licence and I had dived in Santo in 2015 so I suggested we come here again. We chose Paul and Lyndel’s Aore Adventure Sports and Lodge. We stayed in their very well equipped lodge which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RichardAlder
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

We did a refresher dive and then 4 days of diving the Coolidge, Million Dollar Point and the reef with Paul and the team at Aore Adventures. Paul, Paul and Kingsley were super professional and safety focused, leading the divers on each dive based on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 303megant
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Paul and the team (Paul II, Alfred, and Kingsley) all looked after us very well on our trip to Aore. Paul II instruction during our open water Padi was excellent, he was calm, knowledgable and instilled confidence in us. If you are on the boat...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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April 21, 2018|
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Which Port in Vanuatu will you be stopping?
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sahoad68
June 21, 2017|
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Response from ManAore | Property representative |
gday Simon, please send me your email address and i will send you all the info cheers paul
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noayon15
February 21, 2016|
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Response from ManAore | Property representative |
yes snorkeling is safe and easy right out the front of our facility, cheers
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