Port Vila, Vanuatu
An award winning boutique resort with private beachfront location, Poppys On The Lagoon is nestled amongst an oasis of tropical gardens.
A popular and privately owned resort with white sand beach and water sports and swimming on Erakor lagoon. Around 2 acres of lush garden with 3 swimming pools and a range of accommodation including villas situated carefully to suit both families and couples. All bungalows, suites and villas are fully self-contained with daily maid service and free continental breakfast is included in the nightly tariff.
Details such as free limited wifi in the central public area and rooms, non-motorised water sports, DVD players add to the personalised feel. LEAF Restaurant on site features locally sourced organic produce with all day dining plus full bar services, mini bar, and room service. The cocktails and happy hour are firm favourites and the resort’s Melanesian Night is always extremely popular.
Poppys on the Lagoon faces east on the shores of Erakor Lagoon, the resort is designed to take advantage of the cooling breeze of the South Pacific trade winds.
All rooms have air-conditioned bedrooms plus the option of ceiling fans.
The resort is meticulously maintained and the atmosphere is very welcoming. Long time local staff take pride in getting to know guests and looking after their every need. Poppy’s on the Lagoon is only a 15 minute walk or a 5 minute bus or taxi ride to the post office of Port Vila’s town centre. Airport transfers in air-conditioned buses can be easily arranged for our guests and the resort has a comprehensive tour desk with a dedicated Guest relations person to suggest and book a range of activities or program for individual guests needs.
Poppys is a casual and friendly style resort suitable for all ages with 24 hour reception. There is a day spa, babysitting and nanny services, car rentals, lagoon cruise excursions & the weekly Melanesian Island Night with entertainment.
Grounds and Garden
Poppys on the Lagoon has 2 acres of private tropical gardens, with winding paths to each bungalow and villa. There are 3 swimming pools, one set-aside just for adults. All suites and villas face the private sandy beach to Erakor Lagoon. There are some quiet areas for French bowls, hammocks, and another play area for kids. The garden features landscaped beach areas, the Banyan Tree house and steps leading up through the gardens to the Lagoon View Studios at the top of the property.
On the water’s edge of peaceful Erakor Lagoon and only a fifteen minute walk or 5 minute taxi or bus into downtown Port Vila.
Always cooled by eastern trade breezes and great waterfront access with private sand beach.
Distance to airport:
15 minutes by bus, taxi or transfer
Distance to beach:
On the beach (at Erakor Lagoon)
Distance to downtown / shopping:
5 minutes by bus/taxi & 15 minutes walking to centre of Port Vila
Distance to local transport:
Buses available from road adjoining resort or taxis will come into resort
A kaleidoscopic mix of adventure, culture, nature and hospitality, Port Vila delivers on the promise of treating international travelers to an out-of-the-box South Pacific destination.