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The Shady Rest Hotel

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The curry was the best I have had in my life. I asked the chef what the secret was - they actually make their own butter! Recommend the watermelon smoothie. The feel is warm and traditional. I love that you can get local craft, pizza, nails and hair done - it is not your typical sterile hotel environment. A real...

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Ziya R, General Manager at The Shady Rest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Kristie for your great review! We are glad that you had a chance to enjoy all the different areas of our hotel and hope to be able to serve you again in the future!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2017

poor service no answer on e- mails long waiting on pick up service , breakfast soso , Dinner ok, once but never ever again, could be more clean the room, the Wifi not every where works, Stuff is friendly but not helpful

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SRHManagement, Owner at The Shady Rest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We apologize for any shortcomings it would help improve the service if you would kindly provide the date of stay and room number so that we can take it up with the personnel in charge and discuss ways to improve our offer. Thank you

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Good size room with all the amenities you would expect. 2 good restaurants on site= Cellar and Mike's Pizza. Rebecca, at reception, was very helpful, answered all my questions and helped organize a driver and tour for me. I thank her.

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SRHManagement, Owner at The Shady Rest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We hope that you will visit us again soon and give us the opportunity to serve you again.

Reviewed 8 January 2017

The hotel is friendly and welcoming, and well located for people visiting the hospital or medical school. This place is not glamorous, but the rooms are clean and comfortable and the bed is good. I did ask to change from my originally allocated room on the ground floor facing the street, to a second floor room and that was a...

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SRHManagement, Owner at The Shady Rest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are in the process of installing double glazed windows in the rooms that you were initially given. The traffic on the road has increased considerably lately and this should take care of the noise issue. We employ one of the top security companies in the country to provide top notch security services as...

Reviewed 27 September 2016

As we arrived at the Port Moresby airport we called the hotel "Shady Rest" from the free-phone at the arrival lounge. The shuttle bus arrived in a few minutes and take us to the hotel and two days later back to the airport. This service is also free! Every employee is incredible friendly and very helpful. The Rooms are high...

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Ziya R, General Manager at The Shady Rest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We are happy to have been able to accommodate you at the last minute and look forward to serving you again in the future!

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The Shady Rest restaurant has become our favourite place to dine, especially on Friday nights Curry Club. Delicious food, fresh salad and a good vegetarian selection. The service is excellent and the atmosphere warm and tasteful. I really recommend this restaurant.

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Ziya R, General Manager at The Shady Rest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review Claire. We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The ambience is quite nice and the food is excellent!! The people are quite warm and very friendly. Would like to dine more once im in Papua New Guinea!! The voice of dishes are also very good. Kudos to the team !!

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Ziya R, General Manager at The Shady Rest Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I've stayed at The Shady Rest on two occasions over the last three years. It's a great and quiet place with new rooms and a good restaurant. It's a bit out of the way which means it's best if you have transport. But if it's an overnight or stopover like that it's great without wheels. Hotel has free airport transfers...

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The food was pitch perfect! Fantastically delicious, I wouldn't imagine how wonderful the restaurant is...it was my very first time to eat in Shady Rest. I hope to look forward on visiting this restaurant often.

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Wow, for the price you pay(100+ $), you get such an amazing quality room. Very clean, newly refurbished with high quality design, comfortable and home like feeling. Local staff are always smiling and easily available to make your stay enjoyable. The pizzas are not bad and the Thaï lady does wonderful massage!! Birds singing makes it a peaceful haven. Supermarket...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Shady Rest Hotel, one of Port Moresby's top hotels, is conveniently located 7 minutes from the International and Domestic airports and 5 minutes from the business district. Entertainment and other options include the Cellar Steak House featuring the best steaks in town, PNG's only authentic Indian Restaurant and the all you can eat buffets showcasing the vast talents of our chefs every Tuesday and Friday nights. The Hotel also features prepaid wi-fi access, a well-stocked wine cellar, a gaming lounge, the Tapas cocktail lounge, a big screen karaoke lounge and a beauty salon with a souvenir shop. Also onsite is Mike's Pizza Company Take away Pizza featuring PNG's best Pizzas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shady Rest Hotel

Address: Sec 4 Lot 7/8/9 Taurama Road | P. O. Box 206, Gordons, Port Moresby 121, Papua New Guinea
Region: Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Port Moresby
Price Range: ₹ 8,272 - ₹ 8,530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 74
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Port Moresby
#4 Spa Hotel in Port Moresby
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“The suites are lovely.”
902kristieb, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask when you check in. You can look before take the room assigned.”
TravelinAlan, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I chose an upstairs room which was accessed via a covered 'veranda' and enjoyed its location.”
MendiMan, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get the Deluxe rooms”
429jettyd, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 34 - top floor and quiet”
sballantyne2016, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
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