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Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

It was a beautiful spot, close to the soothing sound of waves crashing on the beach and is a nice idea if you want to experience close to remote island living. I only had (nice) coffee at the restaurant so am not sure what the food is like. Locals do drop in for dinner, so must be okay. The lady... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

The Kosrae Village Ecolodge and resort is located on the southern side of Kosrae island some distance from the airport. The lodge will arrange for you to be picked up but you may want to consider car rental as the lodge itself is a distance from everything else. But then, this is Kosrae, so there isn't much everything else out... More 

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KatrinaKVR, Owner at Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort, responded to this review

I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay on Kosrae! As you noticed, the ocean doesn't necessarily make a good neighbor and sometimes the corrosion gets ahead of us. Since you visited, several cottages have been re-wired completely and of course Ackley and his gang are continuously refreshing the thatch and other biodegradable materials. We really appreciate the feedback, it's... More 

Suva, Fiji
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Since our UNITED Air flight was diverted due to Tropical Storm Dolphin, 87 pax landed unexpectedly in Kosrae. After chaos at the airport for a few hours, we all got sorted somehow...9 of us came to Kosrae Village Resort. Bruce and team with zero advance notice sent cars to the airport for us, and with great effort made up the... More 

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KatrinaKVR, Owner at Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort, responded to this review

I'm so glad that we were there when you needed a haven. I'd like to know more about the cleanliness issue - could you email me privately to fill me in? I'm not sure if I'm allowed to leave an address here, but I'll try. katrina @ kosraevillage.com Thanks! Katrina More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Had the rare opportunity to go diving in truly out-of-the-way destination. Never before had I been on a tropical island where I was the only person on the beach as far as the eye could see. Katrina and Bruce are truly gracious hosts, doing what they can to make the experience exceptional. I went for the diving, which was hands-down... More 

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CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Katrina and Bruce have set up a great place for a wonderul holiday. You are back to Nature, with little worries. We had the air-conditioned lodge and each morning when we woke up we found that the high tide had brought loads of coral onto our front porch! we walked mile during low tide just walking out the front door.saw... More 

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KatrinaKVR, Owner at Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much! I'm very glad that we were able to help you make your Micronesian dream come true! Cheers, Katrina More 

Aviano
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27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Another great trip to Kosrae and the Village. Besides the always good diving, we particularly loved the mountain hikes to see Japanese Caves and the outrigger mangrove forest tour. We will never forget the chance to see the flying foxes in their native environment. Enjoyed the nightly crab skirmishes on the way to our cabin at night. Katrina, Bruce, and... More 

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KatrinaKVR, Owner at Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Thanks Kris! It was lovely to see you guys again. I'm so glad that our "rustic with amenities" cottages work for you. Cheers, Katrina More 

Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Stayed here for 7 nights in May 2014. You're here to experience the traditional way of living on the islands, like living in the nature, so don't bring the mentality of staying at a 5-star resort property with you (but the amenities were well prepared, just like what one would see at 5-star property). Other than that, with helpful and... More 

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KatrinaKVR, Owner at Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hi Jim, I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We try very hard to provide an authentic experience, while keeping the needs of the modern traveler in mind. Cheers! Katrina More 

San Jose, California
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63 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Kosrae Village is one of the best kept secrets in the world. This is probably because in general Micronesia -- and Kosrae specifically -- is so hard to get to (although it's a gorgeous trip, starting either from the US via Hawaii or via Guam). But the time and effort involved are so worth it! Katrina and Bruce have built... More 

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Campbell, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

This was our second time to KVR. Has changed very little in 5 years (this is a Good Thing). No one should go here that is looking for a super-luxurious hotel. These are private thatched huts on the beach, far enough away from one another that you'd never have to interface with fellow guests if you so choose. If you... More 

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KatrinaKVR, Owner at Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort, responded to this review

I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay. As you pointed out - living next to the ocean leads to instant corrosion, which added to the ongoing "biodegrading" of biodegradable materials means that we have to continuously replace thatch, reed siding and sometimes even timbers. Fortunately we've got a really great crew who do just that. Equally fortunately, our... More 

Anthem, Arizona
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I booked a trip through MDA GUAM, my favorite booking agent to use for diving in the western pacific. I chose Kosrae Village because it is all built of native materials using traditional building methods. The other options I had were a hotel room in a remote tropical place. For me the choice was easy. The accomodations are a little... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Private thatched cottages on the ocean, a world class restaurant, our on-site PADI 5-star dive center and amazing service make an unbeatable combination for a rejuvenating and invigorating holiday. Add a wildly beautiful, remote, mountainous tropical island and you have the holiday of your dreams. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort

Address: Teya, Kosrae 96944, Federated States of Micronesia
Location: Federated States of Micronesia > Kosrae
Price Range: $135 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Kosrae Village Ecolodge Dive Hotel
Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort South Pacific
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