Tufi Resort is not only known for its luxury accommodation and laid back atmosphere but for its incredible scuba diving. Visitors can dive among World War II wreckage while sharing the tropical fjords with an eclectic mix of marine life including reef sharks and manta rays. The rain forests surrounding the reefs ensure divers explore uncharted waters in peace, providing a truly unique diving experience.
Driftwood is an exclusive boutique resort which provides an intimate and personal stay. Each of its seven private bungalows has an en suite, decking area and unparalleled views of Milne Bay. Tranquility is found in abundance here, as is adrenaline! Guests can choose from an unlimited number of activities, ranging from island hopping adventure tours to Barramundi harbor fishing. The resort restaurant overlooks the bay and serves freshly caught seafood with special culinary twists. A visit to Driftwood is not complete without sampling their seafood laksa.
Kimbie Bay is an important site of natural wonder as it is home to 420 species of coral, or in other words, over half the world’s species in this one bay alone. Therefore it comes as no surprise Walindi Resort is one of the most established diving centers in the world. The resort tailors each dive to the specifications of their guests and the knowledge of their staff is unbeatable. The private bungalows, fitted with individual kitchenettes and decking areas, allows guests to unwind and recharge on their own schedule. Due to the high visibility of the water and the incredibly diverse marine life, the resort often accommodates photographers. It is advised guests bring cameras to document the amazing natural surroundings.
Jais Aben Resort is a slice of paradise, as it straddles both the Bismarck Sea and Nagrada Harbour. The name of the resort translates to ‘resting place’, and it truly lives up to this due to panoramic views and breathtakingly clear waters. Bungalows are dotted along the former coconut plantation, delivering a friendly yet private stay. Jais Aben Resort provides numerous tours, which focus on the culture and nature of the local area. The Sulphur Springs tour, in particular, takes guests to the unique sulfur springs rumored to possess magical healing powers.
Malolo Plantation Lodge works alongside the local people to provide their guests with a truly memorable stay. The surrounding landscape is abundant with tropical birds, animals, plants and especially marine life – most of which the local people rely on for survival. The lodge organizes daily cultural trips to various villages giving a hands-on insight into this traditional method of living. Guests can snorkel, dive, explore and relax to their heart content at Malolo Plantation Lodge.