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Rabaul Hotel

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average8%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Located in one of the most iconic areas of Rabaul, this hotel facilitates an amazing experience from insights of war time in rabaul during world war 2 to the town's volcanic activity and eruptions. The hotel organised a very knowledgable tour guide for us who...More

1  Thank Danielle Q
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Our last trip to Rabaul was in 1992 so we new of the devastation from the eruptions. However the hotel has'nt changed much since the 1970's and host Susie ensures you are settled in and have a good stay. She is a wealth of knowledge...More

3  Thank PNGtrip2017
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

In the 1994 the was a big volcanic eruption. 90% of Rabaul was destroyed but not this hotel. The room they gave us was enormous, very nicely done up. It has a swimming pool. It has a nice bar with lots of historic artefacts and...More

Thank Pieter S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The town of Rabaul is a shadow of its former self before the Volcanic eruption, however the Rabaul hotel is THE best place to stay. The effervescent owner Susie makes sure all your needs are met. Laundry service available.The hotel is by no means 5...More

1  Thank Wopsie
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

While the town of Rabaul itself isn't the flashest place, being wiped out in 1994 volcanic eruption. The Rabaul Hotel is doing a great job of standing strong and clean. It's not anything like a Hilton you find in cities but I'm reviewing based on...More

1  Thank Brett S
Response from MissSusieMac, Manager at Rabaul HotelResponded 23 October 2017

Dear Brett Stanley, thank you so much for your positive comments. We are thrilled you enjoyed your visit enough, to review the Rabaul Hotel. The RH is one of the oldest Hotels in Papua New Guinea and has remained through 23 years of Volcano Eruptions...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
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Airport Transportation
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USD 65 - USD 67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette
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Price range
USD 65 - USD 67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Robyn I
2 June 2016|
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Thank you for your question. Yes we accept credit cards apart from American Express
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Robyn I
31 May 2016|
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Yes Rabaul Hotel accepts all credit cards as payment apart from American Express. The Hotel does charge a surcharge of 5% on cc transactions. Thank you and regards from rabaul Hotel.
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"Top floors are better"
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"Can't comment on other rooms but we stayed in the far wing top floor and thoroughly enjoyed privacy and..."
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"the backpacker rooms are the cheapest but there are better rooms"
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"Avoid this hotel. Stay in Kokopo town in much better properties"
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