Tutumel Bay Bungalows (formerly Sunset
Bungalows) is a new place next to Rinuah ('ree-noo-ah') village
on the sunset side of Loh Island. Activities include snorkelling,
canoeing, bush walks and exploring the Lienwet and Maraohi
you've heard about the abundance of coconut crabs in the Torres
is true :)" Dianne, 2013.
Tutumel Bay Bungalows costs 2,500 Vatu per person, per night, including
all meals. Exchange Rates.
the family, Thomas Putunleta, lives and works in Port Vila
manages the bookings from here:
Mobile: +678 5656425 or 5656125 (Smile)
Tutumel Bay has one bungalow with two rooms, each with two single
beds. The beds have mosquito nets. Outside there is a bucket
shower and a pit toilet.
in the Torres is mostly aelan kaekae and seafood, including
fish, lobster and coconut crab. Nogat raes :)
to the bungalows involves a short walk through the jungle
airfield to the lagoon, which you can walk across at low tide.
go on an outrigger canoe. After that it's about 20 minutes
walk to the
bungalows. Bring a backpack rather than a suitcase and some
sort of water
proofing (big garbage bags work well). Reef shoes are useful.
no shop in the village so bring any extra supplies if needed.
surveyed: 2012 by Simon and Thomas
Last updated: March 2013 by Dianne