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Welcome to Kaiviti Motel Vanuatu

Welcome To Kaiviti Motel Vanuatu

Kaiviti Motel is a family-run colonial style motel on the main street of Port Vila overlooking the beautiful Harbour and Ifira Island. 

All spacious studios and two-bedroom apartments are self-contained with complimentary WIFI.

Kaiviti Motel is walking distance to town, the main supermarket (Au Bon Marche Nambatu) and the local market for organic fresh fruit and vegetables.

We have recently introduced an air-conditioned meeting room and weekly accommodation rates to complement our monthly and long-term rates already in place.

Kaiviti Motel is a part of Golden Chain, an Australian independent motel group, and our owner has just been awarded a life member.

Kaiviti Motel is compliant with all COVID-19 regulations and guidelines as per Vanuatu’s Department of Health and Department of Tourism.

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What Our Guests Say


"The internet was nicely set up and ready to be used, that for me was a breakthrough as we did not have a good experience with (another venue) the last time we had an actual conference meeting! The space was accommodating and the staffs were super helpful. Thank you"

Irene A (Email)
February 2021
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"I just want to say thank you so much. To me I have enjoy staying at your motel and with your hospitality and for accommodating us. I feel as am in my own home. I miss the swimming pool, comfortable bed, and smiling faces of the staff. All your service is very much appreciated and look forward to staying with you next time. Thank you"

S Rungu
March 2021
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Spacious rooms · Helpful concierge · Good room service · Family-friendly

"Kaiviti is central (5 minutes walking to the city center and 2 minutes walking to the supermarket, buses passes there all the time) which made our stay very easy. The appartement had everything we needed, beds, sheets, towels, kitchen, and it was very clean (and cleaned everday). The staff is lovely and there is a pool (which is fenced, I found that very important, traveling with little ones) to cool down on hot days. The breakfast and meals were yummy and could be delivered to our rooms for lazy nights, yay ! I don’t want to leave the place 😛
Forgot to mention that our room had a view on the harbour and sunsets, it was beautiful!"

Ga Ga-Gaelle (Facebook)
October 2019
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"Great Motel - Highly Recommended. Very pleased and happy with all service and the staff all around. Was great place to re-group.Will recommend to any and everyone seeking to visit Port Vila and or friends etc that are around. Also went way out of their way to pick up and deliver a surprise Chocolate Cake!"

Ollie W (Email)
May 2020
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The management and staff at Kaiviti are always friendly and helpful. It was nice to feel so welcome when first coming to Vanuatu.

Jill Scanlon (Facebook)
September 2019
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"Our flight was delayed and the airline put us up here. The manager was fantastic, making sure that we had all we needed. She went out of her way to accommodate everyone on what must have been a very stressful day. The room was clean and tidy. Kaiviti is in a great location - walking distance to town and a local supermarket. Having a kitchenette is a bonus. Top spot for those travelling to Vanuatu on a budget."

Amy J
October 2019
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