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Papua Explorers Resort

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  • Excellent92%
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Breakfast included
Beachfront
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Restaurant
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best hotel ever! I am a travel blogger who travels the world. Amongst the hundreds of hotels I have stayed in, Papua Explorers is the best ever! The location in the rain forest and top of the coral garden, the little luxurious touches in the...More

Thank Yaprak G
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

While planning our family holiday to Raja Ampat, we decided on Papua Explorers after reading all the positive reviews. The initial booking stage for our stay is a bit frustrating due to Indonesian’s strict banking laws that did not allow payment through credits cards, so...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

This place is so unique and magic that I hesitated to write a review... It's the kind of place you want to keep secret! Everything was perfect, the resort is beautiful, the staff is amazing, the diving is the best in the world. Very good...More

Thank flora000
Reviewed June 2, 2018

The diving operation is well run, safe, efficient and fun. They cater to the individual diver's needs and desires. They keep the Diver/DG ratio quite low for personal attention. The DG are well versed in the local sites. Boats are narrow with limited space for...More

Thank dbnewton
Response from Lynn L, Manager at Papua Explorers ResortResponded June 9, 2018

Hello, thankyou for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and will pass on your kind words to the dive centre team :) Thankyou for your feedback re food, we are always looking for ways to improve where we can, and will work...More

Reviewed May 13, 2018

The first moment you see the resort from your boat from Sorong, is spectacular, all 16 bungalows on top of the water, with their backs to a dense rainforest. It just looks so idyllic. The bungalows are both clean and massive which is a great...More

1  Thank AshFromSydney
Response from Lynn L, Manager at Papua Explorers ResortResponded June 9, 2018

Hi there.. thanks so much for your kind words! And we agree.. it is a bit like being in the Nemo movie around here! Very glad you enjoyed your stay and we are able to share with you this special underwater world. Great your son...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
$187 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Mountain View Hotel in Raja Ampat
#2 Ocean View Hotel in Raja Ampat
#3 Charming Hotel in Raja Ampat
#4 Lagoon View Hotel in Raja Ampat
#5 Luxury Hotel in Raja Ampat
#6 Romantic Hotel in Raja Ampat
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$187 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Mountain View Hotel in Raja Ampat
#2 Ocean View Hotel in Raja Ampat
#3 Charming Hotel in Raja Ampat
#4 Lagoon View Hotel in Raja Ampat
#5 Luxury Hotel in Raja Ampat
#6 Romantic Hotel in Raja Ampat
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (424)
Room & Suite (104)
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Dining (21)
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Bharath K
November 5, 2017|
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Response from Tunc Y | Property representative |
H Bharath , of course ,everyone is allowed to stay , and in fact 50% of our guests are Non-Divers or snorkelers ,lots of activity's around as already mentioned above...Regards,
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Theresa L
September 25, 2017|
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Response from FindNorman | Reviewed this property |
We have been twice and have had no issues with safety
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Theresa L
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Tunc Y | Property representative |
Hi Theressa , Thanks for considering us for your holidays . Yes we cater for snorkelers and in fact 50% of our guests are non divers and snorkelers ,visiting us for the tranquility of Raja Ampat. Therefore we do provide a... More
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"all of them are very good."
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"All rooms are on the water so there's not one better than the other!"
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"We had the first room near the jetty and restaurant and it was absolutely fine. We didn't have any..."
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"only 15 cottages, 1 is closest to the restaurant and jetty. Choose something around 5-8 to get quiet spot..."
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