A classic in Luganville since 1975, Hotel Santo Vanuatu is a family-run hotel with a relaxed retro feel, and casual and unpretentious island service. It is a step back into the retro 70s Offering a swimming pool, a restaurant and a bar, the 2-story Hotel Santo Vanuatu Luganville is in the middle of Luganville town, surrounded by the shops and businesses. Centrally located for guests to experience world-renowned Espiritu Santo beaches and diving spots, the hotel is 10 minutes’ drive from the airport. We do not offer airport transfers because the taxis offer a flat 1000vt fee from the airport to the hotel. The rooms: Each room offers sea or pool views or direct access to the gardens or pool area. A refrigerator, tea/coffee making facilities and a private bathroom are standard in all rooms. All rooms offer a patio or balcony. You can relax by the pool surrounded by tropical gardens or enjoy an evening champagne from the bar. Free WiFi is available in public areas. Bar and restaurant: we serve simple tropical food, not fancy, just tasty. As a bonus, from Monday to Saturday, we serve a light tropical breakfast with local Santo Coffee, Fresh Fruit and Toast and jam. IMPORTANT: OPENING HOURS OF RECEPTION, BAR & RESTAURANT. - Monday-Friday: open from 7am to 8pm. - Saturday: open from 7am to 11am. Open from 4pm to 8pm. - Sunday: open from 7am to 11am only. Do advise for arrivals after that time. A security guard is onsite at night. A 4% surcharge for payments by credit cards will be applied by the bank.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
Number of guests
2 twin beds
1 full bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2

This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Luganville
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  • Lourenço
    What a wonderful hotel in the heart of Luganville! Mary Jane was an incredible hostess, who helped me with great recommendations of what to do and visit in Espiritu Santo island during my 3-day stay. Hotel with a great price for what it offers,...
  • Valentin
    We liked everything in the room with pool view. It was clean, comfortable, the water was hot, fridge and everything in good condition. Everyone working here was super nice and helpful. I don’t get most of the negative reviews, especially for the...
  • Mark
    Friendliness of staff, comfort, relaxed nature of resort and central location.

Hotel area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant #1
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Hotel Santo Vanuatu
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free parking
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Pool view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Packed lunches
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

Hotel Santo Vanuatu takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Cash Hotel Santo Vanuatu accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

FAQs about Hotel Santo Vanuatu

  • Check-in at Hotel Santo Vanuatu is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Hotel Santo Vanuatu has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant #1

  • The prices at Hotel Santo Vanuatu may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Hotel Santo Vanuatu include:

    • Triple
    • Twin/Double

  • Hotel Santo Vanuatu is 1,500 feet from the center of Luganville. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Hotel Santo Vanuatu offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Swimming pool