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    Fatboys Resort

    Gizo, Ghizo Island, Solomon Islands
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good25%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “fat boys” (14 reviews)
    “local village” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    1 - 5 of 113 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We visited Fat Boys late July and loved the location and wonderful friendly staff. The rooms were clean and beds comfortable, however it did not meet our expectations which were not particularly high anyway. Hot water was on the blink as was wifi, infact no...More

    1  Thank warmpink
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We visited the place back in November 2014, spent there almost two weeks on spot and taking day trips out to scuba dive. The Solomons are in general A MAGICAL PLACE, where you can get your peace and relax like nowhere else. Would recommend to...More

    Thank Kristi L
    Response from FatboysResort, Promotions officer at Fatboys ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your great review, we appreciate it. Best Regards from the Fatboys team :)

    Reviewed July 4, 2017

    Fat boys is a wonderful refuge from the pressures of life. Forget your mobile phone it probably won't work. This is as sustainable as an Eco Resort could possibly be. The food is good, (you may even grow tired of eating lobster). The staff are...More

    Thank James G
    Response from FatboysResort, Promotions Officer at Fatboys ResortResponded July 6, 2017

    Thanks for your good review, much appreciated :) We are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. Looking forward to seeing you again. Best Regards from the Fatboys team!

    Reviewed June 25, 2017

    We had a lovely relaxing time - the staff were so friendly, the Villa was delightful and the snorkelling was great. We would love to go back there one day. In our spare time we walked to the village and saw the schools & the...More

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    Response from FatboysResort, Promotion officer at Fatboys ResortResponded June 27, 2017

    Thank you for choosing Fatboys resort to be your holiday destination, we are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are looking forward to having you in the near future. Thanks a lot for your good review :) Best Regards, From...More

    Reviewed June 19, 2017

    First of all it is picture pretty location. Pretty rustic so no aircon and no shutters on the side of your hut (Mosquito netting yes) so in the driving rain you are going to get wet. Hot shower water is a bit hit and miss...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Banquet Room
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $192 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • Solomon Islands >
    • Ghizo Island >
    • Gizo
    • Also Known As
    • Fatboys Hotel Ghizo Island
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    Traveler (166)
    Room & Suite (27)
    Dining (26)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (109)
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    philinoz
    July 8, 2017|
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    Response from FatboysResort | Property representative |
    Hi, Thanks for enquiring with Fatboys resort. Yes, we do provide snorkelling gears and fins FOC for our in-house guests.
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    Maryam216
    March 31, 2016|
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    Response from FatboysResort | Property representative |
    Hello Maryam, We only have surf packages for in-house guests.
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    "There are two family units (almost like a semidetached house) that would provide for large family groups."
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    "All the rooms seem pretty similar."
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    "WiFi in the lounge area."
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    "Not a bad one in the place"
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