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Great half day trip from Noumea

We travelled there on the water taxi.. XPF 2600 pp retuen in Sept 2018 (= $80 AUD in total). Good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Doc1964001
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Golden Beach, Queensland, Australia
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Stunning island setting

We took a water taxi to island from Anse Vata and were awe struck at the beautiful clear waters and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sher341
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travelled there on the water taxi.. XPF 2600 pp retuen in Sept 2018 (= $80 AUD in total). Good investment. Hired snorkelling equipment for XPF1600 (about $20). Great time!!!! Swam with 3 turtles & heaps of beautiful reef fish. Got up close to a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a water taxi to island from Anse Vata and were awe struck at the beautiful clear waters and sea life that you could see when you walked down the jetty from the boat drop off. We took a picnic and found a secluded...More

1  Thank sher341
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Easy reachable by waterTaxi, very nice sandy beaches with a huge quantity of fishes and turtles to watch. Easy BBQ/shaded area and a excellent cafe' by the pool, crock monsieur was GREAT

Thank Giampietro
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

There are many better things to do than a day trip here. It’s development is not sympathetic to the environment at all. It is over run with boats and jet skis. It may be ok for younger non-families for a bbq,but not at all enjoyable...More

2  Thank annegI272TY
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

A lovely day on the island super opportunity to swim in amongst the coral reef seeing a huge array of exotic fish. The restaurant offered a super menue and cold beer.

2  Thank sangoma2017
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Nice and relaxing island, easy to get there but can be crowded on week end and holiday. Good to spend time with friends and family.

Thank lagfleur
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

This place is great for two things - kitesurfing and the turtles. The resort is nice and the food buffet is good but not great (for the high price) and the island is extremely small you can walk around in 5 minutes. However if you...More

1  Thank MRS616
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Took the boat out to the island on a lovely day. Unfortunately we came at low tide and we were unable to make use of canoes and paddle boards as it was too shallow. However we had a good chat to a very friendly guy...More

1  Thank ktpie18
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

The only disappointing aspect was the lack of vegetarian food despite me putting a note in my booking, the only option for dinner was salad. Which in principle is fine, except of the two dishes one had prawns. So a two night stay without dinner...More

1  Thank Emily S
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We got a water taxi out for the day and had a wonderful time! You do need to go a bit further out to get to the big fish and coral but once you are there it is amazing! We didn’t see any turtles though...More

1  Thank LisaG2072
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Kyeongmin K
March 12, 2018|
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Response from Loyal-QPR-Fan | Reviewed this property |
The island is closed at night
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MaryL29
September 30, 2017|
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Response from Roz W | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost to enter the island. You will have to pay for your water taxi, and additional costs if you want to hire snorkeling gear/sea kayak etc (2000cpf per person for half an hour?). There is a snack bar which is... More
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