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Melanesian Hotel

Budget/Backpackers Efate

Phone: +678 22150


3–star hotel located in the heart of Port Vila and is a popular choice for various travellers. The hotel benefits from its excellent location which enables us to provide all of our guests an easy access to CBD and tourist attractions such as restaurants. The Melanesian Port Vila has 75 rooms with different room types ranging from Studio, Standard, Superior type to One and Two Bedroom Apartments.


The hotel offers a wide range of services to the guest to have a great experience in the island of Vanuatu. Whether it’s a great food and drink, a swim or a sport, or meeting venues, and local products, the hotel has them ready to our guest. The Melanesian Hotel has three different conference rooms which can cater from 5 up to 200 people.

Free Wi-Fi in the hotel vicinity and a Free Continental Buffet breakfast are among the hotel’s popular features, along with the discounted cocktail drinks during the Happy Hour in our Oasis Poolside Bar & Grill. Friendly 24-hour receptionist and porter will assist our guest stay comfortable and hassle-free during their stay.

Tour desk is available in the lobby area which can assist our guest in arranging their transfers and tours to explore the beautiful aspects of Vanuatu. Oasis Poolside Grill & Bar offers casual poolside dining with a full bar facility.

Guests can experience the diverse cultural of Vanuatu without leaving the hotel. There is a Live Cultural Entertainment Night happening every Friday and Sunday with BBQ and a variety of island traditional kakae. The Cultural Entertainment starts with a string band, showcasing the Vanuatu’s local music from different islands of Vanuatu followed by traditional dance.

At the Melanesian, you will feel the genuine warmth and friendliness of the people. The excellent service and facilities make your stay unforgettable and memorable. During your stay, you will experience the unhurried Melanesian lifestyle and the friendly Melanesian hospitality in Vanuatu.



Oasis Poolside Bar & Grill invites you to kick back and relax by the hotel pool as you enjoy a delightful cool breeze throughout the day. This relaxing area is open every day from 7am to 10pm offering casual poolside dining with a full bar facility with an excellent variety of Tropical cocktails to ease away the day. Happy Hour is featured every day from 4pm to 6pm and enjoy the discount in all cocktail & some beverages. Our continental breakfast is also served here.

Poolside "Eat-All-You-Can" Buffet Dinner is featured every Fridays and Sundays while discovering the wonders of Vanuatu's diverse culture and customs through cultural entertainment evenings which include Kava tasting, string band entertainers and custom dance performers by one of the most popular cultural groups in Vanuatu. This is an absolute MUST during, your stay in Vanuatu, be sure not to miss it! Enjoy the eat-all-you-can buffet in truly memorable night of fun, excitement & experience.

Ristorante Casa Mia is The Melanesian Hotel signature restaurant with rustic Italian cuisine and opens Monday to Saturday from 6pm to 10pm. With its unique ambiance that complements perfectly the wonderful variety of Italian dishes served by our friendly staff. Starters include an array of choices from antipasto, your seafood favorites or salads. It serves one of the best pizza and pasta in the country. Ristorante Casa Mia complements their fabulous menu with a generous wine and cocktail lists.

Map & Directions

The Melanesian, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu


only a 10 minute walk from the heart of Port Vila town