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Oyster Island will be closed until further notice. Set on a private 25 hectare island just 2 minutes crossing from the mainland. Oyster Island Resort resides within a Marine Reserve, abundant in marine and wild life. Sandy beaches, tropical rainforest, coral reefs and war plane wrecks make for fantastic snorkelling. Bungalows line the waters edge, each with private decks or patio's, enjoying stunning views out over the calm lagoon waters. Family Vila allow room for parents and children to enjoy the large grounds and gardens and are set off the water for safety. Skilled Chefs serve the very best of local and western cuisine from our waterfront restaurant. Only 20 minutes from the airport and township.
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We had a 5 night stay recently and while we loved the location, accommodation (especially the open air bathroom), great and varied meals and the cocktails we found management far from helpful. The staff were brilliant and doing the best they could especially Helen, Christina,
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I have to say this is our 3 trip to Oyster Island over the last few years and it has lost its luster. Accommodation is up to the standard we are use to at Oyster but a few things let it down. For example the areas around the bungalows especially when the tide is out need to be
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We enjoyed our stay at Oyster Island and found the owner/managers Nabil/Bev to be extremely helpful. They arranged for us to have champagne and a 2 fabulous cakes on the evening of our wedding anniversary and my husbands birthday which was a lovely surprise. The staff were all
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We did not stay at Oyster island but rather had an enjoyable experience having lunch and kayaking out to Matevulu blue hole from here. For lunch we ordered a variety of dishes - I personally got the lobster for 2000 VUV and shared a jug of sangria with friends and was truly
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We stayed at Oyster Private Island for 3 nights. The staff are helpful and very easy to get along with. They have Kayaks and snorkling equipment available free of charge for anyone staying at the resort. You can kayak to the Blue Holes which is a must do. Snorkel around the
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Deluxe bamboo bungalow deck area
salle de bain/grande douche avec porte sur extérieure
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Oyster Island was sold and the new owners are replacing the existing buildings and infrastructure with a new development. Completion date has not been announced. Sorry you will be disappointed. This listing is currently being removed from TripAdvisor site to stop confusion.
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Hi Jo, Thank your for your question. Snorkeling all year is excellent! There are many great spots around the Island and nearby small Islands. Oyster Island offers cost effective water adventure tours. Here is our direct email if you would like to know more. Look forward to assisting you. have a lovely day!
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Nabil and Beverley Anti are the new General Managers replacing Brad Henstock and Sarah Walker in July 2016. Both have vast experience in the Industry. Also owners of Village de Santo Resort in Luganville. Oyster Island Sister Resort. Ali no longer works at Oyster Island. We hope this helps. Kind regards Oyster Island
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Do you have child minding facilities
Child minding is available at Oyster Island Resort. The cost is paid locally. Rate: 6.50AUD per hour between 8am -4pm 8,50AUD per hour after 4pm. Melanesian love children for them it s joy not a job ! I hope this helps. General Manager Oyster Island Resort
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We also travelled in November and had no problems at all. In fact, I don't recall seeing a mosquito! I usually get mauled too. The bungalows are screened and mozzie coils are provided. We had also heard that there is no malaria in Santo (although there is in Port Vila) -- prob best to check that with travel doctor. Vanuatu is a great place for kids and Oyster Island is particularly child-friendly. You will have a wonderful family holiday.
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"Enclosed shower and toilet for us....no bugs!!"
"Definitely splurge for the waterfront Bures!"
"all bungalows have a fantastic view, mine was the number four perfect situation"
"Go for the Delux rooms on the water. The normal ones are tiny!"
"The waterfront budget rooms are blissfull!"
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