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Fatboys Resort

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Gizo, Ghizo Island Solomon Islands See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I spent 9 nights at this resort, primarily to dive. This was our third trip to the Solomons and our most disappointing. All the staff that we met were fantastic, friendly and tried their very best. We did not meet any owners...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Yamba_Nanna
Response from FatboysResort, Front Office Manager at Fatboys ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Yamba_Nanna, We would like to apologize for your recent experience and sorry to hear you were disappointed. Thanks for your review,we take your comments on-board.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This resort is fantastic and also isolated far away from noisy Gizo town and also where you can find happiness and enjoyment. Easy and fast boat ride from Gizo to get there for a drink, I recommend it. Mano, front of house and Barman, is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank menalyn r
Response from FatboysResort, Front Office Manager at Fatboys ResortResponded yesterday

Hi Menalyn R, Thank you very much for your recent review of our resort. We very much appreciate that you took the time to let us know of your positive experience and we would like you to know that we truly value your business. Thank...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We have stayed at Fatboys resort a couple of times, it’s our preferred place when travelling to the Solomon Islands. Flights can now go directly to Munda now, so we will be back for sure soon. My partner and I stayed in room B4 and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank ash g
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Ok so we had a great time.. but I'm giving this place 2 stars because it's poor value compared to what you can get elsewhere in the Solomon islands Food is expensive. Once you include food, your stay at fatboys will be approx $450aud/night per...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Lachlan M
Response from FatboysResort, Front Office Manager at Fatboys ResortResponded October 29, 2018

Hello Lachlan M, Just as we appreciate anyone's input as a personal review of Fatboys Resort, we thank you for yours. We do regret that your stay with us was not all to your satisfaction, but as mentioned we are grateful for your input which...More

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Manoj and staff run an excellent resort. Meals were tasty and enough. We had the house over the water. I recommend this one. We snorkelled back to our room from breakfast. The days were so peaceful. On the day my partner was sick they wrote...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank 8yrtraveller
Response from FatboysResort, Front Office Manager at Fatboys ResortResponded October 29, 2018

Hi Chris and Annette, Thank you for choosing Fatboys Resort and for taking the time to write a wonderful review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodation and our staff made your stay pleasant We appreciate your comments and welcome you...More

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About
Description
Sheltered from the Coral Sea by the surrounding Islands, fatboys resort could be considered the perfect hideaway. Every morning our guests wake to the most picturesque views of Kolombangara, Kennedy Island More and many other beautiful Coral Cays and reefs that dot our warm calm waters. With a tropical climate and an average daily temperature of 29C, fatboys resort is the destination to be visiting anytime of the year. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$173 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fatboys Hotel Ghizo Island
Location
Solomon Islands > Western Province > Ghizo Island > Gizo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$173 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fatboys Hotel Ghizo Island
Location
Solomon Islands > Western Province > Ghizo Island > Gizo
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Traveler (209)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (32)
Pool & Beach (11)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Angel88
July 6, 2018|
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Response from janenm2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Angel88, The marine life there is extensive and there are lots of colourful fish, plenty of clown fish and it's all directly there. If you stay at Fatboys you can use their little polycraft boats and take a 10 minute... More
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barbarapower
April 29, 2018|
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Response from Rhonda E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, just use the visa at the end of your stay. Also we had about $200 Solomon Dollars if you want to slip into Gizo. Can give Fatboys the cash you don’t use and the rest on your credit card. Hope this helps.
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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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Room Tips
"Book the Overwater Bungalow"
Yamba_Nanna
2 weeks ago
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"all bungalow are just a great as each other"
beseen2018
Jun 10, 2018
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"New over water bungalow was great."
PedroElGordo
Jan 26, 2018
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"All the rooms have beautiful views and so close to the water. Only one has air conditioning, all the others..."
kenandsam573
Dec 30, 2017
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