Kokopo Beach Lodge

Lodge with views overlooking the ocean and surrounding islands

Kokopo Beach Lodge

Kokopo Beach Bungalow Resort is situated at Blanche Bay in the town of Kokopo in the province of East New Britain overlooking the beautiful Duke of York Islands with views to the Rabaul volcanoes.

Kokopo town has grown rapidly since 1994 when the eruptions of Tavurvur and Vulcan destroyed a large area of Rabaul.

Accommodation is in comfortable air-conditioned bungalows. The bungalows have private bathrooms and balcony (some with sea views) and mini bar and TV Other facilities include a lagoon swimming pool, a treetop bar, conference centre, gift shop with locally made crafts.

The lodge has a bar and a restaurant built in traditional PNG hauswin style and overlooks the view of the ocean and surrounding islands. A range of optional excursions can be arranged at the lodge including: cultural and historical tours of the New Britain peninsula. Excursions can be arranged to the active Mt Tavurvur, which continues to release, steam clouds and hiking, mountain climbing, snorkeling and caving.

Facilities

En suite facilities, TV, balcony, bar, restaurant, lagoon swimming pool, private beach, conference centre, gift shop, laundry service, room service and Wi-Fi,

Local Wildlife

An abundance of bird life can be seen on the island, notably the Melanesian megapode. It lays and incubates its eggs in volcanic ash mounds, which are often dug up as a traditional source of food for the locals. The young are unusual in that they are born fully able to fend for themselves.

Optional Activities

Cruises around the harbour, trips to Duke of York Island, climbing of Mount Kombui volcano, bird watching, diving and snorkelling.

Number of rooms

39

Air Conditioning

Yes

Swimming Pool

Yes

Claire Pote
Area Specialist

Hire a car to explore Rabaul and its volcanoes. If travelling from Australia, you can fly to Rabaul from Cairns, avoiding Port Moresby.

If you have any queries about this accommodation please feel free to call me directly on +44 (0)1803 866965 or...

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Kokopo Beach Lodge -4.341693, 152.270937 Kokopo Beach Bungalow ResortView

Clean rooms with great sea-view balconies. Lovely restaurant with great views.

Mr & Mrs C – Singapore