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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed there on either side of walking Kokoda Track. Very good place to stay (by Moresby standards). Good services. Did a great job cleaning my mud caked boots (22 kina). Good amenities. Good clean rooms. Restaurant/ breakfast staff excellent; so friendly and helpful. Really made the stay such a pleasure.

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear Christopher J, Congratulations on walking the Kokoda track, a massive achievement and no doubt an experience that will stay with you forever. Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, I'm glad that you found the team friendly and helpful. We do hope to welcome you back to the hotel in future. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Decent place for a business hotel. Can easily entertain in the cafe or the poolside bar. Food quality and quantity is decent. Price is higher than you would typically expect for this part of the world. Staff are courteous and speak good English. Will definitely be back.

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear ReyChan888, Thank you for your positive comments about our hotel, we always appreciate feedback. I am certainly glad that you found the team to be courteous. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in near future. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel Manager

Melbourne
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I note that many people on Trip Advisor, complain about the cost of this hotel. This is my third visit here, and another later this year, but after checking with other travellers, some who have been coming here 20 years or more, I have decided this is the best in POM. All of the people with whom I spoke said...

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear Mark R, Thank you for your detailed review of our hotel, feedback is so vital to us and our efforts to constantly improve. I will ensure that I share your kind words with our team, they very much like hearing about people's experiences with us. I look forward to welcoming you to the hotel in the near future. Kind...

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Reviewed 26 August 2016

A lovely hotel in a difficult city. Port Moresby is dangerous! You are advised not to walk anywhere... It is not a scenic city. Anyway, the Holiday Inn Express is ok for transit - one or two nights. It's not so good for longer stays as the room are a little claustrophobic with no balcony. For this you need the...

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear Jocelyn Z, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, feedback is always appreciated. I very much appreciate your kind words regarding the hotel, it appears that you enjoy your time with us. Just some information regarding the "bond" or 'pre-authorisation" taken on your credit card. Hotels or any business for that matter are not able to...

Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Port Moresby is much bugger than I thought, but the people are friendly and we enjoyed the stay at the Holiday Inn. there was some unrest, but it didn't spoil our time there. On Saturday, there was a great market within the fenced off property which made it very safe to wander and purchase some things to bring home. the...

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear SusieLil, Thank you for taking the time to leave us some feedback on your stay. I am glad that you enjoyed the environment and facilities at the hotel. I will ensure that your positive comments are passed along to the team, they will no doubt enjoy hearing them. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel Manager

Carlingford, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

One of the safest places in Port Moresby, with free airport shuttle and free wi-fi for IHG members (joining is free). I always put on weight when I visit because the evening buffet is delicious! Room is comfortable but no apparent access for people with a wheelchair from lower floors & reception.

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear DavidALamond, Thank you for your kind words, feedback is always appreciated. I am glad that you enjoy our evening buffet (sorry about the extra pounds though :-) We look forward to welcoming you to the hotel in the near future. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel Manager

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Security wise one the best in Port Moresby. Clean too. Friendly stuff. I stayed 3 night in july 2016, nice and comfortable stay. Shop inside is way too overpriced. Nearby shopping mall 'Vision City' is the best option to buy necessary items if required.

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear Kaiser H, Thank you for taking the time to leave some feedback on your recent stay. I am happy to hear that you had a nice and comfortable stay. I will ensure that the team are informed, they enjoy receiving feedback from our guests. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel Manager

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Stayed two night at the holiday before and after a kokoda trek. very safe and comfortable hotel. There are actually 4 differs buildings including an express hotel so make sure you chEck out the different restaurants. The pool is great and has a bar next to it which is handy. Also a little shop and massage centre. The meals at...

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear DF61, Thank you so much for your positive comments they are appreciated. I will certainly pass them along to the team, they will be most pleased. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel in the near future. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel Manager

Reviewed 6 May 2016

I stayed here for just over 3 weeks in a 1 bedroom suite which has a kitchen and laundry. The room was modern, clean and roomy an felt more like being in an apartment rather than a hotel which made the stay much more enjoyable. Location is good, nice to be out of the town. Also gym is well equipped,...

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear Julius Z, Thank you for your kind comments we really do appreciate the effort taken to leave a review. I am glad that you found the hotel to be a "home away from home" this is very much our aim. I do hope to welcome you back to the hotel in the near future. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel...

Monterrey, Mexico
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

I have been a few hotels here in Moresby due to different overnight stays while traveling and HI was great! Staff was friendly, rooms were fairly clean for the most part and overall the atmosphere was great. Food at the restaurant was ok, breakfast was better! The pool is nice and having the bar next to it was even better....

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Scott S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Port Moresby, responded to this review

Dear Juangenaro, Thank you for taking the time to provide your thoughts on your recent stay. We very much appreciate your feedback and the opportunity to improve. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Scott Schaefer Hotel Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in 5 hectares of landscaped gardens, the Holiday Inn Port Moresby offers a secure environment combined with international service standards and Papua New Guinea friendliness.Located in the heart of the Government district, access is via a modern four-lane highway 6 kilometres from the airport and a continuation of this highway a further 8 kilometres into the Port Area. Parliament, many government departments and embassies are situated close by as is the Port Moresby Golf Course. Accommodation totals 166 rooms including standard and Premium rooms, two room suites, executive suites and serviced apartments.Facilities include a Sports Club with four Squash Courts, outdoor swimming pool, two Tennis Courts, daily aerobics classes, cardio vascular training equipment, a volleyball court, a jogging track and a fully equipped weight room. Professionally managed by qualified staff, the Sports Club is the ideal place to maintain fitness while in Port Moresby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Port Moresby

Address: Waigani Drive and Wards Road, Port Moresby 121, Papua New Guinea
Region: Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Port Moresby
Price Range: $239 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Port Moresby 3.5*
Number of rooms: 162
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“Leading into summer I noticed the A/C struggled to keep cool on the Western side, I'll probably ask for a room on the other side next visit.”
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