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Tawali Resort

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Overview
Alotau Milne Bay Province Milne Bay, Alotau 211 Papua New Guinea See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While concerned that negative comments may impact upon those who don’t deserve it, saying nothing allows the management and ownership to get away with a lack of real care. While Tawali is run by friendly and caring staff, there is a down-at-heal aspect to the...More

5  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Loved the location, and the rooms spacious and comfortable. House reef and Coral Gardens are both excellent, variety of coral is amazing. Issues - 1) for 4 evenings they basically only had red wine and beer - they had run out of everything else and...More

3  Thank Carol H
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The rooms are very basic and old fashioned. The exterior is very serene and lovely but don’t get room 21 or 22 ! Bright lights outside and the floor rocks! There were electrical switches in bathrooms that definitely shouldn’t be touched. The food comes as...More

3  Thank Sherene J
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I am from Alotau, Milne Bay, Tawali Resort is just beautiful. Snorkel, Dive, or Trek nearby and explore Skull Caves, Waterfalls. Very safe to stay and the locals are very kind and welcoming. The sunsets, sea and surroundings are just gorgeous and very relaxing, with...More

1  Thank Natasha G
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We travelled to Tawali Resort from Port Moresby so was an adventure to get there. The staff are amazing and exceptionally helpful. We travelled with our 2 sons aged 9 and 10, and we stayed in a large family room which had 2 double beds...More

2  Thank Sally M
Response from Tawali R, General Manager at Tawali ResortResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Sally, Thank you so much for Choosing Tawali Resort as one of your favourite holiday location. We will assure you that we will continue to excel in our product and services in order to exceed your expectations. Looking forward to see you very soon....More

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Welcome to the exotic culture of Papua New Guinea (PNG) and to Tawali Resort. Located on a volcanic bluff overlooking the clear protected waters of Milne Bay, Tawali offers travelers a unique location to More dive, relax and enjoy the unspoiled wonders of this magnificent part of the world.Tawali is located in a secluded area of Milne Bay amongst local fishing villages and accessible only by boat. Built on a limestone bluff eighty feet above the water, Tawali offers guests a private retreat in which to enjoy the wonders of PNG. Tawali was constructed by local craftsmen and you will find beautifully carved totems and woodwork in the spacious main lodge and throughout the resort. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Concierge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$120 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Alotau
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$120 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Alotau
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Traveller (222)
Room & Suite (37)
Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (10)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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pseudomonas
30 March 2017|
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Response from NameIWantedWasTaken7 | Reviewed this property |
Internet connection can be slow or non-existent. Meals are buffet, not a la carte with a couple of choices. Food is pretty good. There's nowhere else to eat, so definitely worth booking! Don't remember how much we paid for... More
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Nichole B
13 March 2017|
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Response from Sue A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure exactly but probably around 10+ units. A wonderful remote paradise that is highly recommended.
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Chris S
31 October 2016|
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Response from NameIWantedWasTaken7 | Reviewed this property |
Negatory. There's a really expensive laundry service - you could just about buy a new pair of undies for 4 kina! We hand washed in the bathroom and hung our washing on the veranda. No big deal.
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Room Tips
"Have a look at what alternatives are available before selecting your room. Especially check for hot water."
garybP5139RZ
3 weeks ago
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"If you do not dive, don't bother going as they really dont care about non divers or the trips for them."
49carolh
10 Sep 2018
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"The lower the number the closer it is to the eating areas."
313jeffreyr
4 May 2018
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"We enjoyed room 14. Why? We like to be a bit further away from the main buildings. It was quiet and had a..."
robandshelley01
17 Feb 2018
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