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Aore Island Resort

Traveler (411)
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Certificate of Excellence
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

*disclaimer, after reading other reviews I would like to mention that I am from a free country and have the rights to express my opinion however and wherever I like. We stayed at Aore Island Resort as a family for 5 days. The beginning was...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank layzzax
Response from Brad G, Owner at Aore Island ResortResponded 3 days ago

Thank you layzzax for staying with us on this occasion, and for posting such a large review. It is always disappointing when a guest feels the property has not met their expectations. I would like to respond to some of your issues as follows. Exploration...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the free ferry over to Aore for the day and enjoyed every minute. The staff were most attentive and offered first class service. The food and drinks were excellent. The beach is very picturesque with meticulous maintenance and idyllic layout. Snorkeling was easy...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Haitimedic
Response from Brad G, Owner at Aore Island ResortResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Haitimedic for visiting our resort during your time in Santo. We are all very pleased you enjoyed your day with us, and we hope you may have further opportunities to visit us in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful laid back island, the Lodge is well maintained and the food very good. The staff were helpful and we had a thoroughly good time. We SUP boarded, snorkelled, rode bikes around the island. We hired a local boat and went for a ride...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank terrenceboyce2
Response from rawluxuryadventures, Owner at Aore Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you terrenceboyce2 for a great review, and bringing your family to stay with. It was wonderful to meet all of you, and was great to see your family enjoying the many activities of Santo. Thank you again for staying with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rather than a b'day party for my 40th (late in 2018), I asked my wife for a kickarse tropical holiday, with just the two of us and our 6 month old son, to celebrate. She chose Aore Island Resort and it was a great decision....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Daniel E
Response from rawluxuryadventures, Owner at Aore Island ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Daniel E for choosing to stay with us during your visit to Santo, and for posting a great review. We all thoroughly enjoyed watching your family unwind into the Vanuatu island holiday vibe. We sincerely hope we may be part of your regular...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am really happy we chose Aore island resort as our last stop of our trip to Vanuatu. We tried contacting them at least six times to find out details of the return times for doing day visits to their resort and snorkel with no...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank V1057ZLpatrickc
Response from rawluxuryadventures, Owner at Aore Island ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you V1057ZLpatrickc for visiting Aore Island Resort. It is disappointing that your visit was less than your expectation. The day you visited was quite unusual for the resort; not only did we have all of our in-house guests at the resort, we also had...More

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Description
Aore Island Resort is a stunning Pacific Island retreat with an authentic and welcoming culture nestled in a unique natural paradise. Experience the raw luxury of our private boutique bungalows and More indulge in an impeccably fresh beachfront dining experience overlooking the crystal clear waters of Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
$152 - $268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Aore Island Hotel Espiritu Santo
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Aore Resort Santo
,
Aore Hotel Santo
Location
Vanuatu > Espiritu Santo > Aore Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
$152 - $268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Aore Island Hotel Espiritu Santo
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Aore Resort Santo
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Aore Hotel Santo
Location
Vanuatu > Espiritu Santo > Aore Island
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Traveler (411)
Dining (62)
Room & Suite (59)
Pool & Beach (36)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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Ann C
January 20, 2019|
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Response from pioneertraveller | Reviewed this property |
Good Day Ann C We went on a Sunday in November, took the first boat, there were two families with children, consisting of 4 adults and 3 children and another couple excluding me on the boat. More people came for lunch... More
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Ali15202
December 31, 2018|
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Response from Brad G | Property representative |
HI Ali15202, Yes, we organise a transfer boat at an earlier time to ensure guests check-in on time. Thanks.
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wato2015
December 28, 2018|
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Response from wendhmagz | Reviewed this property |
Myapologies,I can't remember the ferry times but I'm sure you would probably have time to go to the island, have lunch and a swim or look around before catching the ferry back to Santo, Assuming of course,m you have a full... More
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Room Tips
"Many are sea facing but otherwise have lovely views of the beautiful gardens"
terrenceboyce2
1 week ago
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"Beach front rooms are just meters from the water -- and there are plenty of pretty fish in this sea (to..."
sharonmT3186SP
Nov 23, 2018
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"Beachfront rooms recommended. Tea and coffee making facilities provided."
394murrayh
Nov 11, 2018
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"Rooms are individual chalets on absolute beachfront"
wendhmagz
Sep 8, 2018
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