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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean comfortable room, great service, safe and secure. Food was really good, and the beer was cold. We only stayed 1 night, while transiting from Kavieng to Sydney, and I made the right choice in Hotels!

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Thank Mark L
Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Mark L Thank you for your comments and I am pleased to learn that you had a comfortable stay with us. We focus on basics like the burgers should be hot and the Beers MUST be cold. Perhaps we will see you again on your next trip to Kavieng. With Best Regards Sushil Gordon More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the hotel for two nights and enjoyed good service and comfortable rooms. The buffet breakfast and lunch is very good. Adjacent to the hotel is also a gym, real swimming pool, tennis and squash courts.

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Thank PEZET2014
Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello PEZET2014 Thank you choosing Airways Hotel. I am pleased to learn that your stay was a comfortable one. I believe that our buffet is the best in Port Moresby. Many selections of dishes for cold and hot buffet. The product is freshly prepared and only freshest ingredients are used. The coconuts and all the fruits are local. Some actually... More 

Makati, Philippines
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37 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed overnight before going up to the mountains and really liked my room in the newer wing - dark wood flooring, kitchenette, sliding door opening to overlook front of hotel and greenery. Room service was speedy and the order was accurate (not always the case when I last stayed at the hotel in 2013). While at hear the next door... More 

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Thank David Michael S
Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Michael S Thank you for your comments. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and noticed the changes. You have to see our new Vue Lounge Bar and the Vue restaurant. Its all new with new menus. Our guests tell us that it is very inviting and comfortable. soon we will embark on getting the Deli... More 

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my wife have stayed in Airways hotel for 2 weeks. During this stay we believe we were robbed several devices - two (2) phones, one (1) iPod and few other less valuable objects. Despite involving top management and security officers, it took more than a month only to hear that room card logs and camera records were NOT... More 

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Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Miriska85 The allegation for missing items (robbery as you call it) are untrue. It is also unfair that you give us one star with out any proof. Following are the facts: On arrival all guests are asked to sign a registration card, which clearly states that all valuable items must be stored in the safe provided in the room... More 

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54 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a beautiful hotel which is just a few minutes away from Jacksons International Airport. Nice environment, well-maintained facilities. The staff were all very polite (some ladies were shy) and they made you feel welcomed into their country. Stayed in the Fountain Room and it was nicely decorated, clean and comfortable. Black tiled floor so it was easy to see... More 

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Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Piggogo Thank you for your kind words regarding the hotel and the staff. I agree with you that the bathroom in the rooms have to be spotless and the beds must be comfortable. We go through these two thing very particularly. The Lounges are open 24 hours serving tea/coffee, cookies, chocolates and desserts. You are write the Martini hours... More 

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I went to a spa treatment at the hotel to day. The experience was above and beyond. So magical I had to write my first review at TripAdvisor. I have used spas all over the world and this visit will be a very memorable. The atmosphere is very welcoming and relaxed. Very friendly staff and great ginger tea afterwards. Takk... More 

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Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Sara R I am absolutely thrilled to read your comments regarding our Spa. As you mentioned, this is your first review. Coming from you as a frequent visitor of Spas around the world, we are very pleased. Our spa has won many awards. The staff is talented and polite. We use international quality products as we understand the guests... More 

Luxembourg
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137 reviews
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

I stayed 3 nights in this hotel as my flights to Alotao were unfortunately cancelled. The hotel itself is greatly secured by armed guards which is good and (unfortunately) necessary in Port Moresby. The accommodation was clean and quiet comfortable, but I found the rate definitely overpriced (standard room 222€/night). The view of my room was absolutely horrible as it... More 

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Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Frank L Thank you for your comments. I agree there are many cheap options for accommodation in Port Moresby. Every hotel offers a different rate and different facilities. It is up to the guests choose according to their budget. That is a fact in any city. What makes us unique is our property, facilities, amenities and our people, we... More 

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17 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

I stayed at the Airways Hotel and was impressed by its secure compound, world class service, decor, level of international standard food, restaurants, room service and decor of hotel. Particularly the mounted DC-3 aircraft that is joined to the restaurant overlooking the runways is a unique feature.

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Thank Suli and Toa L
Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Suli and Toa L Thank you for staying at Airways Hotel and for your comments. It sure looks like that you had a wonderful stay with us. Our hotel is unique and different from the rest of the hotels in Port Moresby. All areas have natural light. The big DC 3 hangs in fronts of the Vue restaurant with... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here several times and the service is always top notch. Staff go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. The accommodation is clean and very comfortable, and the view from the restaurant over the airport is unique. There is a day spa, a few different eating options and a well stocked bar. They have transfers to... More 

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Thank josh b
Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Josh b Thank you for your comments and making Airways Hotel your first choice to stay in Port Moresby. I am thrilled to learn than you enjoyed your stay with us. We believe that small things matter. Our people make Airways Hotel the number one hotel in PNG. Our people provide genuine warm service. Over 50 of our staff... More 

Gandhinagar, India
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I have one day stay in the png city due to early morning flight, i booked airways hotel its very close to airport, they have airport pickup and drop as complimentary service.It is a good hotel in city, very close to airport. Staff is very good, food quality is very good, enjoyed the stay in hotel....

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Sushil G, General Manager at Airways Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Bedprakash Thank you for choosing Airways Hotel for your recent visit and your comments. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. As you have mentioned the hotel is very close to the Airport and now with the new highway opened the city is only about 10 minutes drive. You may have noticed our Vue... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Airways Hotel is nestled into the mountainside in its own botanical gardens with stunning views from crystal clear waters of Bootless Bay to the majestic mountains of the Owen Stanley Ranges. While its surroundings are remarkable, the hotel's international reputation has been built on equally unique interiors, not to mention first-class service and a passionate attention to detail. The hotel offers finely appointed rooms, exquisite decor and world-class facilities in an environment that is calm, secure and spacious. You will also find one of Port Moresby's most popular social hubs, a place for business meetings and networking, and weekend family relaxation. While princes are always welcome, you don't have to be a prince to stay at Airways. From the moment you enter its gates, you'll know you have arrived at a place apart: a unique and unrivalled hotel where your convenience and comfort is our priority. Airways. Always a pleasure ... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airways Hotel

Address: Jacksons Parade | Jacksons International Airport, Port Moresby P O Box no 1942, Papua New Guinea
Region: Papua New Guinea > Papua Region > Port Moresby
Price Range: €208 - €250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Airways Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 149
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