New resort to open in the new year

BOOKINGS have opened at the new four-star resort, Ramada Resort Port Vila, as it gears up to open early next year.

ramada-exterior-artists-impressionThe first Ramada-branded property to open in Vanuatu, the 80-room resort is nestled on the cliffs of Erakor Lagoon and will offer guests unobstructed views of the sandy white beaches and turquoise waters of Erakor Island.

Located five minutes from the heart of Port Vila, the AUD $30m resort development will offer studio rooms, as well as one and two-bedroom suites when it opens next year.

“We expect that the exceptional personalised service we will offer, coupled with our excellent location and in-built technology, will be a big draw card for travellers. We very much look forward to welcoming our first guests,” said George Dechaineux, Managing Director of Ramada Resort Port Vila.

Currently under construction, the resort’s roads and buildings are close to completion.

A number of senior appointments have also been made recently, including Rooms Division Manager, Food and Beverage Manager, Operations Director and Financial Controller. Recruitment continues in Vanuatu and internationally for staff passionate about exceeding guest expectations.

When finished, the hotel will offer state-of-the-art facilities, including a restaurant and three bars, a swimming pool, a gym and four conference rooms that can cater for up to 140 guests.

Ramada Resort Port Vila is now taking bookings for stays from April 1, 2017 and beyond, through its new website through wholesalers, travel agents and online travel agencies.