Independent review of Sunrise Bungalows on Tanna Island in Vanuatu

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Sunrise Bungalows Vanuatu is perched on a cliff top under light forest overlooking the deep ocean on the southern side of Port Resolution and offers simple thatch and bamboo bungalows sharing communal bathrooms. The hand crafted traditional Melanesian bungalows are a fifteen minute drive to the active volcano of Mt Yasur and it’s a ten minute walk down the hill to the long sweeping white sand beach fronting Turtle Bay.

Recommended For:
  • Backpackers, Singles & Couples
  • Visiting Mt Yasur Volcano (< 1hr by road)
  • Coastal Walks & Visiting Kastom Villages
Quick Facts
  • 10 Bungalows
  • Outer Island - Hill / Beachfront Location
  • Restaurant & Bar

Sunrise Bungalows Room Details & Rates

Room Category
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Sleeps
(c = child)
Hotel Public Rate
(for 2 people)
Bungalow (shared bath) - Single 1 V$ 3,600
Bungalow (shared bathroom) 3 V$ 4,600
Bungalow (ensuite) - Single 1 V$ 4,600
Private Bungalow (ensuite) 5 V$ 5,600

Included in rates: Daily Tropical Breakfast

Sunrise Bungalows Information & Facts

  • Hotel Location:   Cliff top overlooking ocean with beach access
  • Getting There:    2hrs by road from White Grass Airport on Tanna Island
  • Unique Qualities:    Secluded setting, close to Yasur Volcano
  • Ideal for:    Adventurous Couples and Budget Travellers
  • Hotel Features:    10 Bungalows
  • Dining:    Meals served as set meal plan in restaurant
  • Children Policy:    All ages welcome
  • Local Attractions / Tours:    Mt Yasur Volcano, Port Resolution, Turtle Bay Beach
  • The Beach:    Good - long sweeping sands
  • The Ocean:    Can be rough but otherwise good for swimming
  • Snorkelling:    Good from beach when calm
  • Other Activities:    Volcano Tours, Village Tours
Traditional thatch bungalows with simple furnishings and shared bathrooms close to the restaurant.

bungalow outlook
bungalow interior
shared bathroom

Private bungalows are slightly larger, have a small private bathroom with flush toilet (cold water shower only) and have a small sitting area for relaxing.

bungalow outlook
bungalow interior
bungalow deck
bungalow view