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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love watching the rugby at Ela Beach Hotel. Sunday morning the Manager (Fijian Nationality) opened the bar early for us, turned the TV's on and served our delicious breakfast and cappuccinos in front of the tele! This review is long overdue and we are really impressed with the staff at Ela, especially the Fijian lady! This has not been...

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Dear HannelieWright Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience, and I will certainly share this with the F&B team so they are aware they made a differnce by going the extra mile. We look forward to your return soon. Kind regards K Larner General Manager

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Some apple pie and ice-cream and a cold soda water provided welcome relief to the beating sun. We came down to have a look at Ela beach, went for a walk, caused a bit of a scene, so cabbed it straight back out. Ela beach hotel was nice and safe.

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Carolyn P, Thank you for a positive review of the hotel. I will share your review with the team and hope to host you in the near future. Best Regards, Vic N General Manager

Bribie Island, Australia
Reviewed 11 November 2016

The Ela Beach hotel is safe and basic. The restaurant serves good plain food, a good sized serve from a fairly standard menu. The coffee is great, the waitstaff occasionally forget why they are there and leave you sitting for long periods of time. Check in is fast and efficient check out is the opposite, so leave plenty of time....

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mustang645, Thank you for sharing your experience during your recent stay with us. We appreciate your positive comments and take note of the improvements suggested. I will share your feedback with the team and look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the near future. Sincerely, Vic N General Manager

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We were touring PNG for 6 weeks and used Ela Beach Hotel as our base hotel. We came in and out 4 different times and each time stored bags we didn't need at the hotel. The staff are well trained and very customer service oriented. Our rooms were very clean and comfortable. The food was excellent. I highly recommend this...

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear W0rldTraveler60, My team and I thank you from the bottom of our hearts for such a great review and we will definitely share your feedback with everyone at the hotel. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our team were able to give you a memorable stay. Best Regards, Vic N General Manager

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I have stayed twice at the hotel. The first time in the new section which is quite good and views of the beach. The second time in the older section. The rooms were comfortable but smaller. The restaurant food is OK

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David B, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We can definitely look at your room preferences and ensure you are give a specific room type every time you stay with us. With the refurbishment now complete we have guests who have a personal preference down to a specific room which we oblige and allocate well...

Papua New Guinea
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We spend 2 nights at Ela Beach Hotel and it was excellent! Airport pick-up was on time and all the staff friendly and helpful for our entire stay. Room was excellent and well equipped with a lovely beach view. Restaurant has a good variety with excellent value at affordable prices. We enjoyed the lap pool. Water was a bit cool...

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear alivematt, Ela Beach Team thank you both for your positive review and glad to know you have enjoyed your stay. We want to ensure our guests have a memorable experience. We take every feedback big or small into consideration. We do have two pools at the hotel and the main pool is slightly warmer in the evenings compared to...

Gold Coast, Queensland
Reviewed 8 October 2016

My husband stayed for 2 nights either side of the Kokoda Track walk. Hotel is very safe with 24/7 security, rooms are comfortable, cold air con, TV, everything you require. Restaurant onsite offers a wide range of food and it is of good quality plus they have a sports bar.

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KHillery, We are delighted to hear that you have enjoyed your stay. My Team and I thank you and your husband for your positive review of our hotel. Tourism market is on the rise and I would like to share a recent government announcement of a development under way opposite the hotel to enhance the view and facilities across...

Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Spent 10 nights at the Ela Beach Hotel. Enjoyed my stay immensely. Stayed in the Deluxe Double Room which suited my needs (no sea view you have to stay in the suites for that). Staff went out of way to make me feel comfortable, especially those who worked in the restaurant. Breakfast choices are good but if you don’t eat...

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sabelo259, Thank you for your lovely review, I will share your appreciation with my team. We do have a friendly team who are eager to make our guests feel at home. Our restaurant is very popular in the city for both in-house guests and locals. I will take note of your suggestions for breakfast and see what we can...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stayed here for a recent business trip, the booking process needs some refinement as I received an automated response saying there was an issue with my booking & I had to send a few emails to follow-up. Room was modern, well appointed, clean & quite. Wi-Fi was included so I could work at night. Restaurant offered reasonable service & good...

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MJE1971, Thank you for your feedback and your positive rating of the hotel and team. I will share your feedback with our f&b team to improve on the fish of the day offering going forward. We did have connectivity issues when our ISP went down in the CBD area, this might explain the automated emails. Our apologies for the...

Brisbane
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I have stayed here twice this year. Hotel is basic by international standards but offers a comfortable option in POM. Security seems ok. No issues on any of my recent stays. Hotel has a good restaurant on site and also a small shop for convenience items. Best feature is friendly staff. Allow 15 mins for checkout, not sure why! Lobby...

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Vic N, General Manager at Ela Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 1TRMan, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We appreciate your feedback and definitely agree that we have a friendly team. We will ensure your future checkout experience is better than your previous stay and we look forward to seeing you at the hotel in the near future. Our...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Ela Beach Hotel & Apartments! Meet, Stay and Play at Ela Beach Hotel and Apartments, overlooking Port Moresby's Ela Beach. Situated in close proximity to the CBD, the Hotel offers 97 well-appointed rooms and apartments (92 Hotel Rooms and 5 Apartments), including the popular Beachside Brasserie. Recently completed are the Premier suites which offer modern, luxury rooms with a private lap pool, guest's gymnasium, and business centre. Management is currently implementing a maintenance program for the other hotel rooms. 2014 World Luxury Hotel Awards Winner: Luxury Diplomatic Hotel - Australasia & Oceania Luxury Coastal Hotel - Papua New Guinea ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ela Beach Hotel

Address: Ela Beach Road | P.O. Box 813, Port Moresby 121, Papua New Guinea
Region: Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Port Moresby
Price Range: ₹ 10,467 - ₹ 16,841 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ela Beach Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 97
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#4 Spa Hotel in Port Moresby
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“The new sea view rooms are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles alivematt, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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