Aore Island Resort

Experience the magic that is Aore Island Resort. A private and secluded tropical paradise, Aore Island Resort is set on the waters edge only 3 kilometres across the channel from Santo.

This Vanuatu accommodation is a boutique resort specialising in personalised service. The resort offers guests a choice of 18 bungalows, all with large balconies, overlooking the beach and ocean. All bungalows have private bathrooms, refrigerators, electric fans and tea and coffee making facilities.

There is an open air restaurant, the "Big Nakamal", located right on the beach with panoramic bay views. At Aore Resort you can also relax around the pool or explore the coastline in a kayak, or the island on a mountain bike.

Snorkel right outside your bungalow with clear blue water, coral and abundant fish life. Scuba Diving in Santo is world class. The famous World War II dive wreck of the luxury liner turned troop carrier, "SS President Coolidge" and "Million Dollar Point" are a 20 minute boat trip from the resort.

For Pacific island holidays you can't beat this Vanuatu accommodation.

Aore Island Resort will be closed for annual renovations from 31 January 2019 until approximately 23 February 2019.

Accommodation

Aore Resort offers guests a choice of 18 bungalows ranging from Studio Beachfront Bungalows, Studio Gardenview Bungalow, 1 Bedroom Beachfront Bungalows and 1 Bedroom Garden View Bungalows. The Studio Beachfront and 1 Bedroom Beachfront Bungalows are right on the waters edge overlooking the channel to Espiritu Santo.

All Bungalows Feature

  • Private bathrooms
  • Hot showers
  • Refrigerators
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Fans
  • Iron
  • Hair Dryer

Studio Gardenview Bungalow: Set back from the beach in the tropical gardens. They are surrounded by tropical plants and lawn. Bedding is 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults. Please note children are not allowed in this room type.

Studio Beachfront Bungalow: Located on the waters edge with a balcony overlooking the ocean. Bedding is 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults. Please note children are not allowed in this room type.

1 Bedroom Garden View Bungalows: Set back from the beach in landscaped gardens. Recommended for families or groups. Bedding is 1 Double + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults & 2 Children.

1 Bedroom Beachfront Bungalow: Are located right on the waters edge. A large 1 bedroom suite featuring a separate bedroom & living area. Recommended for families. Bedding is 1 Double + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults & 2 Children.

Dining

The large traditional Melanesian Nakamal (restaurant) is the heart of the resort, set on the waterfront with views across the channel to Santo. Enjoy a cocktail or meal on the balcony. The restaurant offers all day dining and daily specials. At night the lights reflect across the water creating a special ambience unique to Aore Island Resort.

Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Activities Hut
  • Dive Shop

Activities

The following activities are free of charge:

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkelling
  • Stand up paddle boards
  • Push bikes

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Diving
  • Millennium Cave Trek
  • Horse Riding
  • Snorkel Trips
  • Local Village Trip
  • Fishing

Diving

Scuba diving is world class in Santo. Diving from Aore Island Resort gives you the option to vary your diving according to your interests and experience. From the famous World War II wreck, the SS President Coolidge and Million Dollar Point to colourful reefs and coral walls.

Additional Information

Children: 14 years and under are free of charge on existing bedding
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 11.00 am
Reception: 8.00 am - 6.00 pm
Address: Aore Island, Santo, Vanuatu

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7 Nights, Transfers, Breakfast
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Location Map

Aore Island Resort Location Map

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Swimming Pool
Studio Gardenview Bungalow
Nakamal Restaurant
Canoes
Studio Bungalow
Nakamal Restaurant
Studio Bungalow Interior
Resort View
Gardens
1 Bedroom Bungalow Interior
Beachfront Bungalow Balcony
Beach