Tufi Resort PNG is a personalised boutique resort is a hidden oasis nestled atop a breath-taking fjord, with 180º panoramic views of the sea, fjords and mountains.

Tufi Resort is a place that makes the outside world and all its daily stress seem a million miles away. The Resort is perched on an amazing, cliff-top terrace overlooking Tufi Harbour.

Located in Oro Province and only 129 kilometres (80 miles) east of Kokoda, Tufi Resort is the perfect place to rest the weary body after the challenges of the Kokoda or Black Cat Trail.


Dine on a selection of local seafood, vegetables and tropical fruits in the resort dining room or enjoy a BBQ grill on the Fjord Terrace accompanied by a wide selection of wines and ice-cold beer.

The deluxe bungalows have polished timber floors and the walls are lined with traditional woven material. All the creature comforts are available, including insect screens, 24 hour electricity, air-conditioning, hot water, bedroom with en suite, bar fridge, coffee and tea making facilities. Most bungalows have verandas overlooking the Coral Sea or Tufi fjord.

Deluxe Bungalows which are fully air-conditioned, screened and fanned, with private balconies and ensuites.
Standard Bungalows which are air-conditioned, screened and fanned, ensuites, some with private balconies some with not.
Deluxe Rooms all deluxe rooms have balconies with outdoor settings.

Amenities include BBQ and dining settings, in-ground pool with views of the fjord below. The main building is a remarkable design that incorporates the reception, gift shop, library, restaurant and alfresco bar... hello margaritas!


Bottom fish the deep clear waters of the Solomon Sea and enjoy fishing the east side of Papua New Guinea, the thrill of hooking some big fish at Tufi fishing lodge. Dogtooth tuna, yellowfin tuna, wahoo, trevally, Spanish mackerel, giant barracuda are all in abundance in this scattered network of reefs of over 250 square miles.

Enjoy bottom fishing for red emperor and nannygai or fish in the estuaries for the mighty mangrove jack. Experience the unspoiled Cape Nelson area, boasting the only tropical fjords in the world.

Head upstream into the muddy waters of the small rivers that spill into the beautiful Fjords, casting into the snags to hook up great fighting fish like Mangrove Jack.

Our modern fleet will cater for all of your fishing needs. Our boats are skippered by some of the most experienced local seafarers in this area, with intimate knowledge of the best spots to drop a line. Charters can be organised from a couple of hours up to all day, Generally we do a 4 hour charter this caters to most fishing enthusiasts. 

Tufi Resort offers the unique experience of fishing in absolute pristine waters on outer reefs that have yet to be fished on, it is not unusual to come across two to three reefs in one day that are not on any charts.

other activities

When you're not relaxing by the crystal clear waters in a hammock, there are countless activities that can be arranged during your stay.

  • Snorkelling
  • Muck Diving
  • Wreck Diving
  • Free Diving
  • Fishing
  • Bird Watching
  • Bush Walks
  • Hiking/Trekking