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Charles Abel Highway, Alotau 211 Papua New Guinea See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

It was cool and quiet in my room that was only a few meters from the edge of the bay. The fridge inside the room was bigger than very small bar fridge you usually see in other hotels. There was a shared kitchen right in...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Wanigili is a hotel but its also the Education Milne Bay base, it houses the cultural centre, craft markets and the Massim Museum. This review covers the mini festival that is arranged for tourists from the cruise ships. The festival is rich in performance, traditional...More

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Response from Simon E, Owner at WanigiliResponded 9 November 2017

Dear Dan, We're very glad to read about your positive experience in Alotau and at Wanigili. Yes, the cultural groups are the "real deal" and all credit to all the local people who put the range of experiences on. And big thanks to visitors like...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

In November 15 i had the pleasure of spending two weeks in this amazing place, beautiful local timber has been use to make the main building, with an open plan design the cafeteria and eating areas open themselves to relaxed areas over looking milne bay,...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2016

Wanigili is Education Milne Bay’s headquarters in Alotau. It is situated on the waterfront of Milne Bay. If you are fit, it’s a walking distance from the town, only 100m west of Napatana Lodge. I preferred to catch a bus, as it’s only a minute...More

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Wanigili is a boutique guesthouse and conference centre located amid expansive, lush grounds on the waterfront of beautiful Milne Bay. Accommodation consists of nicely appointed hotel style "Bagi Rooms" ...More with aircon, flat screen tv, modern bathroom as well as self-contained bungalows and serviced apartments for long or short stay guests. Reasonably priced meals are available from the cafe & bistro. Offices on the property house Egwalau Tours and Events Ltd. and Reeftours Ltd. for guests to liaise with and explore activities around Alotau. The newly established Massim Cultural Museum occupies the entire ground floor of the main building and is well worth a visit. Ideal for the independent traveller looking for a base from which to explore Alotau and Milne Bay. Less
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Alotau
Traveler (14)
Dining (5)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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