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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 2nights. We're on holiday and our first time in Kokopo/Rabaul. Airport pickup was good. Room was clean. Meals were good. Well kept gardens. Service was poor at Reception/Restaurant/Reservations -however some staff were occasionally helpful & housekeeping were friendly. Our reservation was incorrect. We were kept awake until 2am as there was extremely loud music on both Wed &...

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Luis G, General Manager at Gazelle International Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback about your staying here in the Hotel . About the the poor service and noise my sincere apologies ,we are fixing the problem isolating the sound from the Club, and the Hotel its focusing on the staff training to provide a better service to our customer. The next time you will be staying in the...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed two times in a month both times for three days. The staff are very friendly and always say hello. One good thing is ralum club is right next door so you have a couple of places to choose from. The golf course is next door as well. They provide a courtesy bus to the Airport. It is a...

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Luis G, General Manager at Gazelle International Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments . Hope you enjoyed stay with us , and looking forward to see you again in Gazelle International Hotel.

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel, good food, right by the golf course and with a small but nice pool. The staff was very helpful and attentive. Good for business trips. It has a club and a hair salon as well and complimentary wifi.

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Luis G, General Manager at Gazelle International Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much , we really appreciate your nice comments about the Hotel and our staff , was a pleasure to have you stay in our Hotel . Looking forward to see you again next visit in Gazelle International Hotel .

Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed August 15, 2016

I spent 5 nights here last week on business. I don't generally have great expectations when travelling in PNG so was pleasantly suprised by the overall standard of the hotel and by the attentive service of the staff. The food is EXCELLENT! Such a relief after a few weeks in PNG eating food that could best be descibed as mediocre....

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Luis G, General Manager at Gazelle International Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments . I will definitely pass on your compliments to our team. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to our hotel.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Staff very helpful and friendly. But some need more training in customer service. Food is very nice and tasty, make sure you give yourself plenty of time at meal times as things are a bit slow. A good place to stay.

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Luis G, General Manager at Gazelle International Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments , we always appreciate constructive criticism as a means to improving our services and facilities. In relation to your comments , Training has always been an integral part of this Hotel however over the last month we have significantly increased our staff training schedules to ensure our staff are better equipped to serve our customers...

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Reviewed July 9, 2016

This hotel has a very good restaurant but the rest of it is totally overrated & it is questionable whether it deserves 4 star status,It is 2 stories high but there is no lift .When I arrived it was obvious reception were not properly trained,in the room there was no aircon control ,none of the wifi codes they gave me...

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Luis G, General Manager at Gazelle International Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay. The absence of a lift within the hotel is mainly due to East New Britain being an earthquake prone region therefore when the hotel was constructed emphasis was placed on a staircase rather than a lift. For the last few months we have experienced extremely poor internet service and phone outage due...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times and kept coming back because of the superior food. Last night I was here again. Peruvian Ceviche is a must from the menu, as well as carpaccio. We had grilled steaks which were delicious. The servers are sometimes lacking but that never blurs the experience.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Went there with 3 other friends during a leisure trip - dropped in for lunch. Delicious freshly made food, excellent service, fabulous verandah location in a cool breeze, and average market prices. Really enjoyed our lunch and didn't want to leave. Had a look around the resort and wished I had stayed here instead of the Rabaul Hotel.

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Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

The room was clean, the staff was exceptional especially the food and beverage staff. The chef is from Portugal with a flair for speciality foods with a twist. The front desk staff was not always informed but aimed to please. The tours were not true for the advertisement and they offered prices and they were higher prices for Americans and...

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Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Located at the edge of one of PNG's more renowned golf courses, the Gazelle has beautiful views accriss Blanche Bay to the Tavurvur volcano. The rooms are clean and spacious but the cheap Asian fittings - while perhaps a great/cheap idea urging planning & construction - are really now showing their worth. The building itself is quaint and stylish for...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Gazelle International Hotel

Address: Makau Esplanade | Kokopo, New Britain Island 411, Papua New Guinea
Location: Papua New Guinea > Islands Region > New Britain Island
Price Range: $137 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gazelle International Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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