Fatboys Resort, bar and restaurant is situated 100 metres out over the sparkling waters of Mbabanga Island, an 8 minute boat ride from Gizo, the provincial capital of the Western Solomons.
"Fatboys" is derived from the character Joe, from the book "The Pickwick Papers" by Charles Dickens. Joe - the "fat boy", consumes great quantities of food and constantly falls asleep at any time of day, making every effort to avoid work. Whilst staying at fatboys, you become "Joe the fatboy".
Fatboys is located 100 metres out atop the crystal clear waters of Mbabanga Island, an 10 minutes boat ride from Gizo, the provincial capital of the Western Solomons.
Hotel Address: Mbabanga Is, Gizo Lagoon, Gizo
Flights arriving from Honiara and other destinations land at Nusatupe Airstrip, and are met by the Fatboys boat. Additional costs $28 AUD return for boat transfer per person.
For those arriving by passenger boat, the Fatboys boat will come to the Gizo Hotel wharf to pick you up .