Independent review for Hotel Santo on Espiritu Santo Island in Vanuatu

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The Hotel Santo is located in the heart of main high street of Luganville Town providing great convenience for the independent traveller or holiday-maker looking to explore the island's sites. The hotel offers regular style rooms in a courtyard setting around the swimming pool and an atmospheric restaurant with a tinge of history. It's a short stroll to the park, sea-front and local produce market where you can mingle with locals and there are cafes, craft shops and restaurants all within a minute walk of the entrance.

Recommended For:
  • Singles, Couples, Business People
  • Exploring Espiritu Santo
  • Convenient Location in Heart of Town
Quick Facts
  • 30 Rooms
  • Espiritu Santo - Town Location
  • Restaurant & Bar, Swimming Pool

Hotel Santo Room Details & Rates

Room Category
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Sleeps
(c = child)
Hotel Public Rate
(for 2 people)
Standard Room (Fan) - Single Person 1 V$ 8,685
Standard Room (Fan) 2 V$ 10,042
Air-con Room - Single Person 1 V$ 14,577
Air-con Room 3 V$ 15,827

Included in rates: Daily Continental Breakfast

Hotel Santo Information & Facts

  • Hotel Location:    Town Setting, Luganville, South Coast, Espiritu Santo
  • Getting There:    8 mins by road from Santo Airport (Pekoa)
  • Unique Qualities:   Budget dive centre, great views
  • Ideal for:    Couples, Budget Travellers
  • Hotel Features:    30 Rooms, Swimming Pool
  • Dining:    Restaurant & Bar at the hotel - several restaurants walking distance
  • Children Policy:    All ages welcome
  • Local Attractions / Tours:    Luganville Town, Million Dollar Point, SS President Coolidge
  • The Beach:    No - Located on main street of Luganville Town
  • The Ocean:    Across road from ocean
  • Snorkelling:    On Day Tours only
  • Other Activities:    Nones

Room Information

Eight garden rooms are located in a separate single storey building running alongside the swimming pool and screened by lush tropical vegetaion. These rooms have either a queen or two single beds and are slightly smaller than air-con rooms and without air-conditioning. The rooms have a covered sitting area outside of the room entrance.

picture of the hotel garden rooms
picture of the hotel interior
picture of the hotel bathroom
picture of the hotel balcony view

The 22 air-con rooms are located on the 2nd floor of the main hotel building and have a Queen and single bed, air-con as well as ceiling fans plus a bar fridge and tea / coffee making facilities. Each room has a small private balcony overlooking either the pool or main street

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Santo can accommodate single travellers, couples and families on a budget. Wireless Internet is available for guest use in the reception lounge area.