Pialo Small Kastom Village Bungalows – North West Malekula

For an authentic rural village life experience these traditional bungalows are in the heart of Big Nambas territory in north-west Malekula. The name as ‘Pialo’ refers to the spirit of the Pialo Cave, ‘Kastom’ refers to the Big Nambas tradition and culture, and ‘Small Village’ refers to the 7 or 8 small houses that Beatrice, the bungalow owner, built to host her family and tourists.


  • Pialo Spirit Cave (includes ancient cave paintings)
  • Big Nambas Trek to Pikayer
  • Dogs Head Trek to Atchin.
  • Snorkelling and sand beach swimming (Bring your own gear)

    Bungalow 1- has one double and 2 single beds
    Bungalow 2- has one double bed
    The bungalows share a separate toilet and shower facility.

    PRICE: 2,100 VT per person, per night, includes breakfast


    A basic restaurant offers simple Melanesian cooking. It serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
    Lunch or dinner from 800 Vt per person.
    Special dinner – lap lap sor-sor or lobster – 1,500 Vt per person



    • Airport transfers arranged
    • Tours arranged
    • Daily room service