Top 10 Kid-Friendly Resorts In Vanuatu - Updated 2024

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Leonora 
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Vanuatu is a country that is made up of several big and small islands located in the southwestern part of the Pacific Ocean. It is west of Fiji and east of Australia. It is famous for its coral reefs, rich fishing grounds, caves, waterfalls, and an accessible volcano where one can peer into the boiling lava, climb twin volcanoes, explore lovely beaches with white sand, and check out the marine conservation areas. It is where bungee jumping originated as a ritual performed to seek a good harvest. Men would climb into a high place, tie their legs with vines, and jump down, making sure that there head touches the ground. Today, many families take their children for a holiday in Vanuatu because of the kid-friendly resorts in Vanuatu.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to kid-friendly amenities and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 19, 2024.

1. Iririki Island Resort & Spa (from USD 282)

This resort and spa is located in Irriki Island, three minutes away from Port Vila. Guests can choose among traditional accommodations, self-contained rooms, and apartments. The resort boasts of two outdoor pools that kids would really love. There are four restaurants within the resort, which serve Middle Eastern, European, and Asian cuisines. Two cafes offer snacks, drinks, cocktails, and light meals. You can enjoy free use of all water equipment that are non-motorized. A kids club provides lots of exciting activities for the children so that parents can relax and have a good time.

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Iririki Island Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Port Vila
9.31 km (5.8 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

2. Aore Island Resort (from USD 159)

Aore Island Resort welcomes guests in this tropical and lovely island. Ferries from Espiritu Santo would take you to this island resort with an outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant with an all-day menu. You would stay in bungalows that are scattered along the shores complete with refrigerator, tea- or coffee-making facilities, ceiling fans, iron, and a bathroom with hot shower and hairdryer. Be adventurous and take a dive into the wreck of the famous President Coolidge ship, the corals in the outer area, and Million Dollar Point. Enjoy some entertainment after sundown at Island Night where you will find dancers, musicians, and story-tellers. The resort offers babysitting and child services for families visiting the island.

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Aore Island Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Aore Road, Aore Island
264.03 km (164.1 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Fishing

3. Tamanu on the Beach (from USD 271)

Tamanu on the Beach is a five-star boutique resort located in Port Vila, Vanuatu. Guests put up in luxurious villas on the beachfront. Each villa has airconditioning, wireless internet connection, cable TV, and a private plunge pool. The resort boasts a swimming pool styled as a lagoon. A gourmet restaurant serves meals using organic ingredients. Its wine list is also the biggest in Vanuatu. It features family rooms and babysitting services as well.

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Tamanu on the Beach

Wifi Available

Address: White Sands Road
21.99 km (13.7 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

4. Turtle Bay Lodge (from USD 164)

Turtle Bay Lodge is located in a lovely waterfront in Luganville, Vanuatu. All rooms have fans and patios that offer an excellent view of the sea and are equipped with tea- or coffee-making facilities, a fridge, and a private bathroom. Free continental breakfast of toast or cereals, lime juice, fruit salad, and coffee is served every morning. Kid-friendly meals are also served. Guests can relax on the grounds of the lodge, enjoy water sports, swim in the outdoor pool, take a walk along the shore, dive, snorkel, and fish. The accommodation offers babysitting and child care services as well.

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Turtle Bay Lodge

9.2 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: PO Box 325, Luganville
281.92 km (175.2 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

5. The Moso (from USD 369)

Spend a few days in The Moso, one of the best boutique resorts and dining destinations in Vanuatu. The resort has a beautiful beach with crystal clear water shaded by coconut trees. The outdoor pool is open all year round for guests to enjoy. You can go snorkeling, diving, walking along the beach, or frolicking on the sand with your kids, or you can enjoy an outdoor pool with year-round access. There is a cafe at the resort. Books and board games are provided for children, and parents can avail babysitting services at an additional fee.

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The Moso

Wifi Available

Address: 14 Emotu Bay
15.42 km (9.6 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

6. Beachfront Resort (from USD 129)

Beachfront Resort is located in Luganville in Vanuatu. It offers free continental breakfast and free wireless internet connection. A tropical garden surrounds the structure and each accommodation has outdoor furniture where guests can relax, a bathroom with a shower, and a wardrobe. The resort has a restaurant that serves meals and drinks, including kid-friendly dishes. Guests can also have their meals in the barbecue area. Aside from taking early morning walks and swim, visitors can go hiking, horse riding, kayaking, and diving. Babysitting and child care services are also offered for parents who want to take a break and have some fun.

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Beachfront Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Red Corner
266.59 km (165.7 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

7. Blue Bay Resort (from USD 121)

Live in luxury in this oceanfront property that features free speedy wireless internet connection, open-air restaurant, bar, barbecue facilities, and gardens. Guests can enjoy their privacy in bungalows that are equipped with a TV, DVD player, minibar, fridge, tea- or coffee-making facilities, bathroom, and shower with free toiletries. The onsite restaurant serves continental buffet breakfast and kid-friendly meals. Guests can go kayaking, snorkeling, fish feeding, and fishing. Parents can hire a babysitter if ever they want to engage in outdoor activities.

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Blue Bay Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Devil's Point Road
1.21 km (0.8 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

8. Tanna Evergreen Resorts and Tours (from USD 83)

Tanna Evergreen Resorts and Tours is located in Tanna Island in Vanuatu. From their accommodation, guests can enjoy the view of the beach and the garden. Barbecue on the private beach area is something to anticipate. The restaurant offers meals and drinks. There is also a snack bar and a regular bar. Guests can use some of the water sports and car rental facilities. Activities include hiking, horseback riding, or snorkeling. For families, babysitting and child care services are available.

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Tanna Evergreen Resort & Tours

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: PO Box 151
221.34 km (137.6 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Fitness centre Garden Terrace

9. Moorings Hotel (from USD 94)

This hotel is located on the island of Efate, on the waterfront of Port Vila. All guestrooms are air-conditioned and feature a cable TV, coffee- and tea-making facilities, and a private bathroom equipped with a shower and hairdryer. The onsite restaurant serves local dishes while drinks are available at the bar. Kid-friendly meals are also available. Guests can join the island hopping tours or climb a volcano. Babysitting and child care services are available. There is also an indoor play area where children can have fun.

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Moorings Hotel

7.8 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Lini Highway
8.43 km (5.3 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Garden

10. Village De Santo Resort (from USD 82)

This five-star resort is famous for its excellent customer service. It has spacious studios with a private balcony where guests can enjoy the view of the garden and the outdoor pool. Each studio has a wooden floor, a kitchenette, microwave, refrigerator, and tea/coffee maker. The bathroom has a shower and a hairdryer. You can enjoy a relaxing massage, buy souvenirs from the gift shop, or keep your diving equipment in the storage area. The resort serves kid-friendly buffets and kids’ meals at additional fees. Parents can have fun while their children are taken care of by a babysitter or childcare provider.

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Village De Santo Resort

Address: Rue de Higgenson Luganville Santo
266.75 km (165.8 mi) from Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

Give your kids a grand holiday in Vanuatu

You and your kids deserve a grand and memorable vacation. Spend a few days in one of the kid-friendly resorts in Vanuatu and give your kids the gift of beautiful memories and unique experiences. You can grab the opportunity to give them quality time, which is rare once you return to your busy life.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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Leonora Puno, a passionate writer and traveler, is drawn to destinations abundant in natural beauty. Having explored numerous parts of the Philippines that showcase the wonders of nature, she...Read more

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