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Kyneton, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My better half and I recently got married (renewed our vowels after a brief legal ceremony before arrival) on Bokissa. With a small group of family and friends, we were treated more than guests, but family. Jo and Pete have recently taken on the managing gig on the resort, and we had the pleasure of being their little bunny, their...

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pete and Jo-Jo run this resort beautifully.The cabins aren't huge but very comfortable and you walk out your door onto the beach.The staff are lovely and helpful,and never stop smiling at you.We loved the food,everything is beautifully fresh and the fruit is fantastic.This is not a venue for sophisticated shoppers,but if you like to swim and snorkel,have a gin and...

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3Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Were do I start..As we discussed with Dee there is just something about the island that gets under your skin!! This was our second trip to Bokissa Island but this one was always going to be special as I had planned to propose to my Girlfriend while on the island. Dee and the lovely staff at Bokissa went above and...

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travreps, Director of Sales at Bokissa Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Many thanks for your informative and complimentary review. It is so much appreciated that you have taken the time to give us your feedback and I am so pleased the marriage proposal was special for you (glad the answer was the one you wanted as well!). The team at Bokissa do all possible to go the extra mile for our...

Penrith, Australia
Reviewed October 14, 2016

My husband and I and a large group of friends stayed at Bokissa for a week during September. There were 2 mains aims for this trip - to relax in Vanuatu and to scuba dive the reefs around Bokissa and the wreck of the President Coolidge. We were located in a bungalow that faced the beach - this bungalow contained...

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4Thank geminikitty66
Reviewed October 7, 2016

My husband and i celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary on this wonderful island. The staff were friendly and very helpful and nothing was ever too much trouble. To our suprise, Dee the host actually grew up in the town that we are from, which freaked us all out, it really is a small world. We found the island to be...

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3Thank Angelina K
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 3, 2016

I confirm what previous reviewers have said. Bungalows are not luxury standard but have all the necessary contents and are well serviced. But we were happy with the accommodation which was separate and beachside. The food was very good. Breakfast was basic continental with full cooked an optional extra. Lunch and dinner were a choice of two items selected each...

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1Thank Francis J
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit this year and just like our first Mama Dee and all of the staff ensured we were welcomed with open arms. There is nothing that they cannot organize for you! The food, sourced locally, daily and fresh is truly outstanding and assists the local economy; nothing from outside the province. Nothing like freshly caught and...

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1Thank GGrinham
Kings Langley, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed October 2, 2016

From the very get go when they loaded us and our luggage onto a small landing barge you could tell this was going to be an pleasant adventure and it got even better when we were greeted at the islands welcome wharf which stood out from the darkness with bright flood lights. Welcoming us was Dee Fleming AKA “Muma Dee”...

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2Thank Annette B
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Our family of 4 (kids aged 7 and 9) stayed in a family bungalow for five nights and had an amazing time. The island is stunning and the accommodation terrific. Our beachfront bungalow had banana lounges and a hammock out the front with a gorgeous view looking out to another nearby island. I have never stayed anywhere where the staff...

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currumbin
Reviewed August 28, 2016

i just spent 2 nights on this magic island. Dee, the owner/manager, was so friendly and made life on the island that much happier. From snorkelling, swimming, walking through the rainforest or simply chillaxing in the hammock, my time at bokissa was just perfect. if you want a getaway where you can totally relax yet enjoy all that nature provides...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bokissa Private Island Resort is a 30 minute fast boat ride from Luganville which is the main town in Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu. Bokissa is 16 absolute beachfront bungalows on a beautiful island of 175 acres of pristine beaches and tropical rainforest. Walk out of your bungalow onto the sand and into the water - straight off the beach snorkelling and just 10-20 minutes from world famous wreck and reef diving. Bokissa's tariff includes return airport transfers and all meals during your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bokissa Private Island Resort

Address: PO Box 261 | Bokissa Island, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
Location: Vanuatu > Espiritu Santo
Price Range: $335 - $413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bokissa Private Island Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Bokissa Eco Island Hotel Espiritu Santo
Bokissa Eco Island Santo
Bokissa Private Island Resort Vanuatu/Espiritu Santo
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Espiritu Santo
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“relaxing, shutters to darken the room if needed, good airconditioning”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisY415, 6 days ago | Read review
“Bungalows north (Lower numbers) of the jetty have a better grassed frontage and sandy beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Frank189, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were located in a lovely surroundings with views of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles rexfiona29, Jun 1, 2016 | Read review
“They don't have rooms, they are bungalows all meters from the beach”
 of 5 bubbles pepp12345, May 30, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are all similar, apart from one larger bungalow with an outside spa, and all share the same amazing views”
 of 5 bubbles BrianN881, Mar 10, 2016 | Read review
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