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Places to Stay in Yap
Visitors to Yap have a wide choice of accommodations when visiting our islands. From full service resorts with glistening swimming pools to eco-friendly bungalows and quaint seaside inns, there is something for everyone and every budget. Here is an alphabetical listing of our resorts and hotels.
MANTA RAY BAY RESORT & YAP DIVERS
This PADI 5 Star resort located in the heart of Colonia has 35 spacious rooms all with free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, hot and cold water, telephone, blow dryers, with TVs/DVDs and mini fridges available on request. Most of the rooms have beautiful ocean views and we have a number of de-luxe ocean view rooms, which have plunge pools or Jacuzzis. Yap is world famous for its manta ray and shark diving and the hotel has eight state of the art dive boats that can take you to over 50 dive sites around the island. Along with diving the hotel offers various island tours, village cultural tours and Kayak trips through the un-spoiled mangroves. Shop in the boutique and for relaxation try the beautiful infinity pool or indulge in a massage in our Taro Leaf Spa. Dining is on the Mnuw, a 110-year-old 170-foot South Seas schooner, where you can also enjoy a beer from the resort’s in house microbrewery, the Stone Money Brewing Company.
O’KEEFE’S WATERFRONT INN
Located in the heart of Colonia, this charming inn has five (5) rooms each with a private veranda overlooking the water. The rooms have a king bed or two twin beds configuration with private bath, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, hair dryer, telephone, writing desk, refrigerator, electronic safe, TV, DVD player and coffee pot with complimentary coffee, tea and bottled water. The property is only a few steps away from nearby restaurants and major dive shops, and a complimentary airport shuttle service is offered to and from Yap International Airport, which is only a ten-minute ride away.
ESA BAY VIEW HOTEL
Located on Chamorro Bay and just a 10-minute walk to the center of Colonia, this family-owned and operated business offers 40 well-appointed rooms. All the rooms are air conditioned with free Wi-Fi, private baths or showers with hot water. 22 of the 40 rooms also have colour TVs/DVDs, telephone units, mini refrigerators and private balconies overlooking Chamorro Bay. There is an in-house restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week with excellent, moderately priced meals to suit both the Western and Asian tastes. Also on the property is a beauty shop, gift shop and mini store that offers a variety of drinks, freshly baked pastries and take-out food. Car rental services are also offered as well as free airport transfers.
ESA Bay View Hotel
Phone: (691) 350 3129
Located on the edge of Colonia, the hotel is situated on a quiet road just about a 10-minute walk from the center of Colonia and caters to the budget traveller. All rooms have air conditioning, television (some with cable), DVD Player, personal telephone line, internet capability, private bathroom with shower and daily housekeeping service. For those visitors wishing to stay longer, we have fully furnished apartments with fully furnished kitchens in either one or two bedrooms There is an on-site guest laundromat with coin-operated clothes washers and dryers and there are several restaurants and grocery stores within easy walking distance. Free airport pick up and drop off is offered and a car rental service is also available.
Phone: (691) 350 3185
YAP BAYSIDE INN
On the water in Colonia this 3-story guest house has 10 rooms, all with air conditioning, Wi-Fi and laptop friendly workspace. There are 4 shared bathrooms, a common kitchen area on the lower floor where meals can be prepared. A washer and dryer is also available for use in the laundry room for a small fee. The property is very close to many shops, supermarkets and restaurants.