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Updated on: August  4, 2018.

Rockwater Resort - Resort Rooms, album created on August  4, 2018

Emerging from the limestone cliffs of the stunningly beautiful North Tanna Island coastline in the Vanuatu archipelago is an organic structure called Rockwater Resort. An unpretentious eco-resort where relaxation; individual space, privacy and great food are at the core of its existence. All rooms and public space face to-die-for sunsets surrounded by pristine protected marine life and garden promenades. www.rockwaterresort.com

On The Rocks Restaurant - Rockwater Resort Tanna Island Vanuatu, album created on August  4, 2018

Emerging from the limestone cliffs of the stunningly beautiful North Tanna Island coastline in the Vanuatu archipelago is an organic structure called Rockwater Resort. An unpretentious eco-resort where relaxation; individual space, privacy and great food are at the core of its existence. All rooms and public space face to-die-for sunsets surrounded by pristine protected marine life and garden promenades. www.rockwaterresort.com

Rockwater Resort - Rock Suites, album created on August  4, 2018

Emerging from the limestone cliffs of the stunningly beautiful North Tanna Island coastline in the Vanuatu archipelago is an organic structure called Rockwater Resort. An unpretentious eco-resort where relaxation; individual space, privacy and great food are at the core of its existence. All rooms and public space face to-die-for sunsets surrounded by pristine protected marine life and garden promenades. www.rockwaterresort.com

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