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Tawali Resort

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a magnificent location with a beautiful coral reef surrounding two sides of the reef. Local staff were friendly, helpful and warm and we could not find fault with them. However the resorts main emphasis appears to be on divers only. As ex divers with...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

If you love snorkeling or diving then this is a must visit resort. It’s remote (2 hour drive through the jungle) and 30 minute boat ride to get there, but boy is it worth it. Lovely location, comfortable accommodations, terrific views, super friendly and helpful...More

2  Thank BillyFarrer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The trip from the airport took around 75 minutes in an air conditioned coach then 15 minutes by boat. Staff were friendly on arrival. There is around 38 stairs and some ramps up to the reception. Check in was easy. We stayed in a standard...More

1  Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 11 March 2018

A remote location, a person could just disappear from the world forever at Tawali. The dive sites are unbelievable - crystal clear waters, an incredible diversity of sea & reef life + a huge number of sites. The Resort is a paradise with great facilities...More

1  Thank AlanGelder
Reviewed 18 February 2018

From Australia, a flight to Port Moresby, then a domestic flight to Alotau, then resort staff collected us for a bus ride then a water taxi to the resort. Arriving at the jetty was wonderful, friendly staff welcomed us and assisted with our luggage. We...More

1  Thank robandshelley01
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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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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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