Aore Island Resort

Embrace Relaxation and Adventure on this Secluded Island Where Heaven is Found

Wander off the beaten path to find the tropical oasis of Aore Island Resort. This family-owned business on the island of Aore features a collection of modern bungalows set within lush gardens under canopies by coconut palms and overlooking pristine beaches. Laze around and dip into the swimming pool or swing from a branch into the sparkling ocean.

The boutique resort boasts a beachfront location on the island of Espiritu Santo where you can spend sun-drenched afternoons taking pleasure in the great outdoors or simply lounge around. A treasure trove of activities are available to the whole family, such as snorkelling to discover colourful marine life, kayaking to unveil American bunkers from WWII, dropping into the local school, and finding beautiful spots for lunch picnics. You’ll also love basket weaving, bike riding, local markets, coconut milk making, horse riding, scuba diving, and more. The restaurant and bar is an impressive structure that creates a truly authentic Melanesian dining experience. This luxurious resort offers serene bungalows directly on the sand’s edge. With timber features, white plush bedding, indigo accents, woven lighting, and indoor plants, the styling is understated coastal luxury.

Indulge in the resort’s raw beauty. The exclusive ‘chef’s table’ is offered on the private jetty where you’ll indulge in delicious local cuisine, as traditional dancers create a memorable experience. Explore and discover this secluded island of Espiritu Santo, wander off to the enchanting forest, marvel at the island’s diverse range of flora and fauna and plunge into the sapphire pools of calm water with sea turtles and tropical fish. Nothing beats unravelling the magical wonders of this island.

Why we love it

  • Stunning Snorkelling Spots off the Beach
  • Raw Luxury in the Heart of Vanuatu
  • Savour Authentic Melanesian Dining
  • Relaxing Spa to Unwind

Resort Facilities

  • The Nakamal Restaurant & Bar
  • Day spa massages
  • Pool area
  • Wifi access in main Nakamal
  • Complimentary bike hire to explore the island
  • Complimentary boats to the mainland 4 times per day
  • Complimentary entertainment at night
  • Complimentary use of stand-up paddle-boards and kayaks
  • Snorkel gear in each room

Please Note: Some resort facilities may incur additional charges.

Room Features

Studio Gardenview

A soundtrack to pleasant musings, local birdsongs will transport your mind to ultimate relaxation. In the garden view bure, you’ll be surrounded by coastal flora and fauna while staying close to the sandy beach. The accommodation exudes an air of tranquillity, designed with in-room amenities that ensure a memorable stay. From top-quality Queen bedding and minibar to walk-in shower and spacious balcony, the lovely bungalow inspires romantic couples to unwind and embrace that holiday spirit.

Studio Beachfront

This is the ideal base for adventurous couples looking to snorkel off or paddle through the crystal-clear waters, just a stone’s throw away from your bungalow. The accommodation is perfect for those who simply want to relax, unwind and enjoy island time. Thatched roofing, local timbers and beautiful Melanesian décor comprise the bungalow, complementing the breath-taking tropical scenery. The interior evokes relaxation with ultra-comfy King bed and lounge and deluxe amenities with ultra-comfy high quality Queen bed and outdoor lounging with deluxe local organic amenities.

One Bedroom Gardenview

Feel even closer to the nature when staying at this bungalow where dramatic sunset over the azure waters await your family. Your 1 -bedroom bungalow boasts plenty of space for two adults and two children or three adults sharing. Rise with the sun and step out to the landscaped gardens for fresh air daydreaming to your heart’s content.

One Bedroom Beachfront

An absolute stunner styled with thatched roofing, polished hardwood flooring, a gorgeous ensuite bathroom and a private balcony, the 1-Bedroom Bungalow perfectly blends comfort with style. Wind down on the veranda and revel in overlooking views of the azure waters and white-sand beach. The accommodation is furnished with 2 Single beds and 1 Double bed in the main bedroom, great for a small family of two adults and two children or 3 adults sharing. Staying in this bure allows easy access to the ocean and plenty of fun-filled water adventures!

Resort Location

Aore Island Resort is set on a private beachfront property in Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu, just a 3-hour flight from Australia plus a 10-minute boat ride from the main town. The boutique resort is your gateway to an epic dive into the SS President Coolidge shipwreck or a hike amid the natural beauty of Millennium Cave. Adventurous couples or families can explore further to find natural pools, secret snorkelling spots and beyond.

Things To Do

Discover the best of Vanuatu from Aore Island Resort. Dugongs, stingrays and colourful reefs are just an easy snorkel from your beachfront or garden view bure. Aore Island also lets you experience the underwater world teeming with marine life. At the resort, you’ll have access to an array of facilities. Enjoy cocktail drinks at sunset while treating your taste buds with continental dishes. Dine under the stars and with the moonlight reflecting from the waters, creating the perfect romantic ambience!

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