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Lakatoro Palm Lodge

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Reviewed January 8, 2017

Palm Lodge is a backpacker style accommodation with separate rooms and a shared kitchen/living area. The option to cook your own meals or Asunda can cook for you in the restaraunt, breakfast included in the nightly price! There is also a bungalow located close by which would be a great option for more privacy. I really enjoyed my stay and...

Thank Annabel B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is a lovely choice of accommodation offered by a friendly family that live a stones throw away. It is clean even offers WIFI and complimentary breakfast. Most notably, the family do whatever they can to help you have an amazing time on Malekula; from helping to book activities and even cooking dinner for you when you forget that the...

Thank emeka439
Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
Reviewed January 2, 2016

Our room at Palm Lodge was spacious and beautifully decorated with traditional artefacts. Bathroom had shower open to the sky - magic! Bungalow looked onto a lovely garden with chickens scratching about. Hosts Asunda and Jack were so helpful and welcoming, and the complimentary breakfast always featured fresh local fruit - pawpaw, pineapple, bananas. Good location for trips to Lakatoro...

Thank Lois H
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed October 10, 2015

We spent 1 night at Lakatoro Palm Lodge during our trip to Malekula in September. +The location is really good. You can walk into the next village and it is only 10 minutes by car to the airport. + The food Lynne prepared for us was delicious and very big. Breakfast was included and good as well. + Service is...

Thank Sarah W
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Had a fantastic stay at Lakatoro Palm Lodge. Warm, friendly inviting hosts and were so accommodating especially given that our travel plans kept changing. Comfortable bungalow that was private, clean and tidy.

Thank 360holidayhappy
Reviewed January 27, 2015

Asunda and Jack have created a wonderful travel lodge and bungalow built in the 'traditional' vanuatu style. The lodge itself has 3 rooms a sitting area and a small kitchen with an adjoining bathroom. Great for work trips, groups or families. There is a separate bungalow with its own bathroom close by which I highly recommend for travelling couples. The...

1Thank Lucy B
Paris, France
Reviewed December 26, 2014

Asunda and jake helped us organise our 5. Days on melakula and welcomed us in their beautiful bungalow. The bungalow is clean and beautiful, matress is good, towels are provided, they serve really good home cooked meal, and are really motivated to welcome tourist. I really recommend this place. 15 min to lakatoro by walk to buy beers or anything...

1Thank Laura C
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Reviewed October 13, 2014

The bungalows here are beautifully set up - made from local materials, clean, spacious, with comfortable beds and gorgeous tropical gardens. Staying here was relaxing and lovely. The food was delicious, and the owners, Jack and Asunda Roy, and friendly, hospitable and helpful. This is a real haven.

1Thank malolava
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed August 6, 2014

Palm lodge in Lakatoro offers the traveller a more traditional accommodation experience but with flush loo shower and solar lighting. We thoroughly enjoyed staying in Jack and Assunda standalone lodge in their lovely garden. It is spacious and comfortable and well appointed. Their breakfast were delicious and the evening meal of their traditional food lap lap was not to missed....

Thank Memgor
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed May 6, 2014

What a find! A person who had travelled to Malekula for work recommended these bungalows. I went for four days on the spur of the moment, and had the most marvellous time. Asunta and Jack Roy are the owners, and they treat you like a friend. There is one bungalow with three separate rooms for guests connected to the kitchen/lounge...

Thank Lanethailand
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lakatoro Palm Lodge is a new guesthouse with 3 comfortable rooms. A double room, a twin share room and a triple share room with shared facilities, toilet, shower, lounge and kitchen. Breakfast is included in the room rate. Lakatoro Palm Lodge is close to all Lakatoro facilities, LTC shopping centre, National Bank of Vanuatu, fruit & vegetable market and the provincial government offices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lakatoro Palm Lodge

Address: Lakatoro Black Gate | Malekula, Lakatoro, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Malakula > Lakatoro
Price Range: $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“There is one private bungalow and one three-bedroom lodge with self-catering.”
 of 5 bubbles loish759, Jan 2, 2016 | Read review
“The bungalow is great!”
 of 5 bubbles 360holidayhappy, Sep 28, 2015 | Read review
“The separate bungalow costs more, but is still good value and has a beautiful view down the hill to the palm plantation from the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Lanethailand, May 6, 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the front of the house bedroom”
  • the best room
 of 5 bubbles pascal0164, May 20, 2012 | Read review
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