THE ZIPOLO HABU RESORT located on Lola Island in Vona Vona Lagoon in the western province of the Solomon Islands lost paradise of our childhood dreams. Situated on a perfect blue lagoon fringed by white sands and tall green palms. Designed for the traveller or fisherman who is keen to enjoy the experience of life in a true island style bungalow.
The resort offers sportsfishing on the lagoon or beyond the reef. We can arrange diving, surfing, fishing or boating adventures to many outstanding sites all close by. Until recently, Zipolo Habu has been a well kept secret, The exclusive domain of those adventureour travellers who have covered the South Pacific in search of their idyllic hideaway.
The Leaf House bungalows constructed in the Vona Vona traditional style of Sago Palm Leaf, Lawya Cane and Wild Betel Nut Tree, provide your accommodation. All Leaf Houses have 240 volt power, fans, and private kitchen equipped with a gas stove, refrigerator / freezer, and utensils. Bungalows range in size to accommodate various numbers.
Mosquito nets are provided but seldom needed. Toilets, hot & cold showers are conveniently situated directly behind the bungalows amongst flowering orchids & frangipangi. Rain tanks, located in close proximity to your cottage, provide pure rain water for drinking and cooking needs.
THE FISHING BAR
Fully licensed, but if you have a favourite drink, pick it up Duty Free and the Bar staff will be happy to mix your drinks to your preference. The Bar includes Rod Holders along with your Stubby Holders.
THE BEACHSIDE CAFE
Boatfront At the end of the day, the waterfront restaurant and bar is the place to kick back, soak up the atmosphere or tell tall fishing stories. The company is great, the beer is always cold and the menu always features fresh local seafood and produce.
They accept VISA & Master Card. Banking facilities are located near the Munda Air Terminal. Medical services, the Helena Goldie Hospital is ten minutes from Lola Island. Weddings, want to have an exotic wedding? We can organise it.
Scuba diving from Zipolo Habu Resort offers some of the finest diving in the South Pacific, specializing in majestic wall dives and big fish action, plus a spectacular cave dive, unlike any other in the Solomon Islands.
Zipolo Habu Resort is unique in the diversity of fishing, accessible either from the island itself or only minutes away, ranging from salt water fly & ultralight spinning.
Surf is extremely inconsistent so be prepared to enjoy alternative activities. But, when the surf is up, you have it all to yourself. There are three confirmed surf breaks 5 to 20 minutes from the resort.
Yachting in the Solomons is unsurpassed. Zipolo Habu Resort on Lola Island offers an excellent anchorage directly in front of the resort. 15 metres of water with a sandy bottom.
The surrounding region offers an exciting array of full or half day adventures to local villages and uninhabited islands. The Solomon Islands played host to some of the fiercest battles of WWII and many remnants of that era still exist today.