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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Where do I start! We booked a two night package with Air Nuigini including flights and accommodation which was quite expensive but as we wanted to see Kavieng decided we would wear the expense. We were booked into standard room, which needed urgent maintenance, was dirty and felt like the ghettos. We requested a room change but were advised we...

7Thank Linda M
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

It seems to be in a nice part of PNG and I quite enjoyed my visit. Staff are friendly and the rooms are comfortable and clean. The restaurant serves up pretty good meals at a good price. No complaints at all.

1Thank Bimroy
Port Moresby
Reviewed 30 May 2013

The last time I stayed here was 10 years ago and then it was a bit of a dump so I was surprised to find the Kavieng Hotel had smartened up somewhat. There are now a number of 'Executive' rooms on the first floor above the revamped reception area which were really not bad - spacious and with a verandah...

1Thank Raitman
New Ireland
Reviewed 1 March 2013

Only two real hotels in town, so not much choice. But US$250 a night-- and cockroaches, no toilet amenities, and meal service that's timed not to match the few air flights in and out of the place? At least there could be toilet paper in the restaurant toilets. At least the Friday night sea food buffet is ok, but why...

1Thank Nipsco
Port Moresby
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Truly awful place. Terrible food - disgusting and grossly over-priced. Incompetent, surly, bad-tempered and unhelpful staff. Run-down dingy rooms which have not been refuribished since the Mezies ere. Only for govt employees wanting to scrimp and save on travelling allowance. Avoid at all costs. There are much better options in Kavieng.

2Thank SL C
Reviewed 7 October 2012

hotel room and accomodation clean and satisfactory. Food highly variable, [lobster cocktail excellent but another choice of fish tough and inediable] and breakfast coffee to be avoided. Staff friendly. Located in the centre of town and you can walk to all local sites of interest.

1Thank Noelle M
Reviewed 15 May 2008

A decent place with good rooms. It may look a little run down from the front, but the rooms are acceptable. The AC worked well! I had no problems and the staff were helpful. There is a small bar/cocktail lounge in the restaurant. The restaurant offers a small but varied menu. The grilled mackerel with chilli's was one of my...

4Thank TJFish

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Additional Information about Kavieng Hotel

Address: Kavieng, Papua New Guinea
Region: Papua New Guinea > Islands Region > Kavieng
Number of rooms: 146
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“Executive rooms at the front of the hotel are worth paying the extra K100 per night for”
 of 5 bubbles Raitman, 29 May 2013 | Read review
“When I was there, I had the cheapest room and hot water, but the more expensive new rooms upstairs didn't have any hot water. Go "cheap" and spend US$250 instead of US$300.”
 of 5 bubbles Nipsco, 28 Feb 2013 | Read review
“There are none. Stay away”
 of 5 bubbles SLC878, 12 Dec 2012 | Read review
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