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Of course being right on the ocean in a tropical location brought its own challenges so we turned to the Caribbean and the Greek Islands for inspiration. Papaya Villa is iconic in Vanuatu and is a truly romantic and private island getaway… tropical palm trees, private beaches, coral roads and beautiful gardens


Sydney/Brisbane, to Port Vila,Virgin Australia and Air Vanuatu flies from Sydney/Brisbane to Port Vila multiple times a week.
Located at the South East side of Efate, Papaya Vila is a 25- 30 minute drive the airport. Please provide flight details so we can organize the necessary transfers from Bauerfield International Airport to Papaya Villa.
Our Driver will collect you and your luggage. Transfer both ways is AUD $130 for the vehicle.


An architectural statement. Absolute beachfront, enchanting rooms … cool and beautiful … Reminiscent of the Caribbean or Greek Islands. Book now


One of the most amazing experiences is walking the reef on the low tide! or snorkeling among the reef fish and coral. Stoney has taken some amazing videos of the fish right in front of the villa. Click here to check them out


The French have influenced the cuisine in Vanuatu. Most of the restaurants are located in Port Vila which is approx. 25 minutes from Papaya Villa. Duty Free shopping in Port Vila is excellent. Take a cocktail and watch the sun go down.


Comb a number of private beaches and secluded coral coves right in front of your villa. You can choose to snorkel, swim or beach comb. Stoney took the GoPro snorkeling and captured some fantastic video of the colorful fish. Click here to see our video channel.