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Loloata Island Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   | P.O. Box 5290, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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Ranked #3 of 11 hotels in Port Moresby
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The best thing that you can say about this "resort" is that it is safe and they are resting on those laurels. The place is grubby with bits of trash around and "rustic" is too kind. All the reviews must have been written by trekkers who had eaten packaged rations for 7 days on the trail-the food was overcooked, had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Loloata resort is probably the safest place to stay around Port Moresby. Don't expect a 5 star hotel, prices in the area are high but in this respect Loloata is a fair deal. With some 20+ bungalows they offer an all inclusive formula, the food is good. Very friendly staff, so is the boss..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I was a regular at the Loloata Resort while I lived in Port Moresby. It was great getting out of town, and provided a lovely drive and day out. Diving crew is very professional, and the boats are new and easy to access the water in full diving gear. The accommodation is fairly basic, but air con rooms are available;... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

A stones throw from POM, Loloata is a breath of fresh air. It is completely unpretentious, with life set at a relaxed pace and nothing is too much trouble. The diving was good, without being great. The accommodation was all that it needed to be, it wasn't 5 star and there weren't tv's in the room, but really when you're... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

This was my second trip to Loloata and it seemed to be better than last time. Having been there already I knew what to expect in terms of rooms. The rooms are basic but very clean and the washrooms are not bad at all. We got the air conditioned rooms facing the ocean and I would implore you to spend... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

the resort has a history,so the rooms can not be so comfortable。But on the other hand, you can have your breakfast with a kind of beautiful pigeon, and on your way back to your room, mini kangaroos will jump across. You can also enjoy the sunrise or the sunset when you climb up to the top of the island.I am... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

A great little find off the coast. Secure, reasonable food and competent service. The boat ride was great. We had just trekked Kokoda and this was a oasis before reconnecting with the world. Only real downside was units located over the water. Sounds romantic until you realise how much noise the water makes rushing underneath all night! Not so romantic... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

After 3 long weeks of travelling all over PNG we stayed 2 days at this paradise before we started our long travel home. We enjoyed of every minute: nice place, nice food, nice people, excellent service. They even have wi-fi...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Loloata Island Resort is a fantastic getaway just 20 minutes away from Port Moresby. This is a very calm, quite and peaceful resort. It has only 23 guest rooms so not crowded. The staff is very helpful and friendly. Its a fine place to relax and unwind. Shallow waters so kids can play in water safely. Rooms are comfortable. Families... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Papua New Guinea – surely not a holiday of wellness and recovery. Much more a superb cluster of unforgettable impressions and thrilling moments. The arrival to LOLOATA Island Resort is not a cakewalk at all. From Frankfurt to Port Moresby via Singapore. From there you will reach the resort within a short drive by car and a 10-minute-cruise by boat.... More

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Address: | P.O. Box 5290, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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Location: Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Port Moresby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Loloata Island Resort 3*
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