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The Espiritu

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Main Road, Luganville, Espiritu Santo P.O Box 133, Vanuatu (Formerly Apex Garden Hotel)
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Roma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you want to tour Espiritu Santo by yourself, renting a car is a necessity. Espiritu Santo provided us with a old car without air conditioning for 8000 Vanuatu dollars. The car is not nice, but it worked all right. We would have preferred to rent two scooters but the price was honestly too high (7000 each!!! No way!). A... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for 5 nights at the Spiritu while diving the SS President Coolidge. My stay was great due to the attention of the staff, particularly Gaetan, there evening Manager, who was professional, attentive, knowledgeable and friendly. Nothing was too much for Gaetan. The room (304) had a great view of town, clean and tidy - although it would be... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with a group of friends for dinner one night during our stay in Luganville. The meal and drinks were excellent. The only thing that stops this review from being 5 out of 5 was the confusion and subsequent delay with two of the orders, which meant that two of our group were only served after the rest of... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Our group had a night here. They were undertaking renovations and the rooms smelt of concrete, one room had a view of the car park and the other of the side of a building - the balcony had a view of the Chinese laundry . The bathrooms were tiny, one had the mirror over the toilet as there wasn't room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

The hotel was amazingly clean and modern. The staff were friendly and proactive toward needs. The rooms were very generously sized with a very comfortable veranda off the main area. Meals were very nicely presented and offered value for money

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Pool, clean room (and overall grounds), comfy bed, continental breakfast included (with some choice), helpful staff, good water pressure in the shower, free WiFi. Only minor complaint was no bedside lamp - had to get out of bed to turn out the light!

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

We loved our stay at The Espiritu. The staff were always happy to help, the food was exceptional and the rooms were the cleanest in Santo! The pool area is fantastic - especially at night with the illuminated pool, fairy lisghts and mural - and on Fridays, they sometimes have live entertainment. There's a hammock out the back and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 5 nights. Rooms are small but clean, bathrooms are average but really the main thing is that the staff are amazing, they treat you really well (due to delays we arrived at 11pm and the owners personally checked us in and welcomed us), the food is delicious (eat the curries!) and the pool area is lovely. They help... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Great food. friendly staff and a nice room. Expensive but worth the money as it is located near the middle of Lugainville. It has an excellent pool and covered area. The staff are helpful and knowledgeable- they even went to the airline office for me when I had sore feet! I recommend it.

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Newcastle, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

The room was clean and tidy. Nice A/C and balcony out onto the street. No in room safe though. The bed was nice and comfy, the pillows a bit too big though but that just a personal taste. The bathroom is VERY small. Don't plan on getting ready for dinner together. Shower nozzle would not stop spraying on the wall... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Espiritu is a boutique hotel and car hire business in Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu. We are conveniently located in the heart of town and is only minutes away from cafes, shops and dive operators. Here at The Espiritu, we offer modern and contemporary rooms that reflect a home away from home. We provide accommodation with rooms to suit all travelers – divers, families, couples, groups and even long term stays. Your second home has never been easier to find! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Espiritu

Address: Main Road, Luganville, Espiritu Santo P.O Box 133, Vanuatu (Formerly Apex Garden Hotel)
Location: Vanuatu > Espiritu Santo > Luganville
Price Range: $95 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Espiritu 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
The Espiritu Vanuatu/Luganville
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Luganville
#4 Romantic Hotel in Luganville
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