Vaitumu Village is a charming guesthouse recently opened on the island of Rurutu. It features 7 bungalows made of traditional coral stone, with private bathroom & 4 rooms located in a small building on 1 floor. The team, young and dynamic, will be delighted to share its daily life in a warm atmosphere. Located at the very site of the former Rurutu Lodge, Vaitumu Village has a direct access to a beautiful white-sand beach. The vast dining room offers a varied family cuisine based on local produce. The large outdoor terrace will be appreciated to admire the sunsets and the whales in season. The little plus of this property: its swimming pool. For a stay in conviviality and good spirits, choose the Vaitumu Village!
Ceiling Fan, Daily Housekeeping, In Room Internet Access, Private Bathroom, In Room Safety Box, Cold (lukewarm) Water Only.
7 bungalows of traditional construction in coral stone with their private bathroom with bathtub. Located in the garden of the property, they are tastefully decorated. Simple yet they offer a good comfort with air blower, desk, table and chairs.
4 rooms located in a small one-storey building with views of the swimming pool for those at the top and small terrace for those at the bottom.
Check-in 10:00 Check-out 10:00
The large common room with its long carved coconut poles houses the restaurant where meals are served and the bar.
The restaurant closes every evening at 22h. The cuisine is family-friendly with copious dishes making the most of local produce.
Continental breakfast 07h-08h30: fresh bread, pastries, fresh juice, fruit platter, hot chocolate, tea or coffee (eggs or fish are served with supplement and according to arrival)
Dinner 19h-20h30: buffet style consisting of an entrée, 2 hot or cold dishes and a dessert. Meals are taken together to favour the conviviality among the guests.
Light snack for lunch (on site).
Please advise allergies, intolerances or certain food choices at time of booking
On Sundays, snacks and restaurants on the island of Rurutu are closed
The bar offers Hinano, Heineken and Tabu beers, wine, soft drinks, spirits (whiskey, bourbon appreciated by Americans, rum, digestive, ....), basic cocktails (maitai, pinacolada, chichi, margarita , ...) and the house specialty "Vaitumu".
Free Wifi access available from the common room.
Vaitumu Village works with local providers for activities such as:
The guesthouse offers on site:
Guided 4x4 circle island tour
Guided ATV Quad
Bike and car rental
Large pool on the property
Fare Pote'e to enjoy sunsets and whales in season
Direct and private access to a beautiful white sand beach protected from the sea by a small reef. Presence of basins forming natural jacuzzis.
Free visit of the vegetable garden and the farm of the guesthouse.
Laundry Service, Swimming Pool
The Vaitumu Village is very well suited to families with children. The spacious garden serves as a large courtyard. The pretty sandy beach will also serve as a playground. No bathing possible in front of the guesthouse because of the current but presence of small natural basins to refresh. Large swimming pool on the property. Its is unsupervised so children are dependent on their parents exclusively.
Information on this Factsheet is subject to change without prior notice.
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