We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The George Hotel Kiribati

Traveller (60)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (10)
Powerhouse Road, between SDA & KPC Church Compound Betio Republic of Kiribati See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Room Service
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
The George Hotel Kiribati is a newly opened hotel in Nov 2013 (family owned) under new mgt and situated in the heart of Betio. The hotel is located away from the noisy and dusty main road. Betio is famous during ...More battle of Tarawa. Just 5 -15 minutes walk to Betio wharf. KPA, Customs, Post office, ANZ bank, KIT, MTC and shopping centre. 10 -15 Minutes drive to bairiki. Satellite TV (lounge). Our aim is to provide a safe, clean accommodation. Your Safety, Heath and Comfort is our priority. Internet is available at a reasonable price ( ISP is expensive in kiribati so we suggest you buy sim card and subscribe for $6/800mb data). Bicycle, motor bikes or a rental Car is always available for rent at a reasonable price. We provide free pickup from the Airport . For direct booking please call on the above phone number or click email contact above and email us your booking enquiry. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Family Rooms
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$56 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Republic of Kiribati > Gilbert Islands > Tarawa Atoll
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Tarawa Atoll
Mary's Motel
57 reviews
5.55 km away
Tarawa Boutique Hotel
17 reviews
5.96 km away
Lagoon Breeze Lodge
22 reviews
17.43 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 attractions in Tarawa Atoll
Sacred Heart Cathedral
4 reviews
18.68 km away
Traveller (60)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (1)
Reviews (40)
Filter reviews
37 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsseparate barenjoyed my stayclean roomshirewwiibusinessislandbairikiairportroadaud
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Stayed in May for about a week, moved here from Betio Lodge II, I think Lodge I was 2x price - this was perfect, stayed in an apt but they also have cottages,everything in walking distance, had all the features listed here ,best were the...More

Thank Mike M
Response from Charlie K, Guest Relations Manager at The George Hotel KiribatiResponded July 28, 2018

Thank you Mike for very positive comment. We appreciate your time to give a feedback like this. You can like and share us on FB @ the george hotel Kiribati Ko rabwa and looking forward to see you on your next trip. Management & Staff

Reviewed March 22, 2018

Kiribati is stunningly beautiful, but it’s definitely not the Maldives. There’s no high end accommodation anywhere in Kiribati but if you are adventurous and like to escape the tourist hordes and see glimpses of traditional Micronesian culture, rusting relics from WWII and beautiful beaches, then...More

Thank TravelDude747
Reviewed February 4, 2018

This is probably the best hotel in Tarawa. Rather a functional motel than a holiday hotel. Basic rooms. Nice atmosphere at the outside bar (an in spot on weekends for the islanders) and restaurant. Extraordinarily friendly staff.More

Thank TrophyCollector
Response from Charlie K, Guest Relations Manager at The George Hotel KiribatiResponded February 17, 2018

Thank you very much Sir for having a time to comment about your stay at the george. We love to listen to world travellers like you, who have travelled the world, visiting nearly 1000 cities and give about 1000 reviews to hotels ( as per...More

Reviewed January 3, 2018

I really enjoyed my stay at The George Hotel. When I arrived at the airport, they were waiting outside the door with my name and drove me direct from the airport to the hotel. When I arrived in my room, they had leaves and flowers...More

Thank 29AJW
Response from Charlie K, Guest Relations Manager at The George Hotel KiribatiResponded January 5, 2018

Thank you for taking a time to give a feedback about your stay at the george hotel and Kiribati. We personally thank you for your understanding and for lowering your expectation. Ko rabwa ( thank you) and looking forward to yout next trip to Kiribati.

Reviewed October 22, 2017

It took 2 hours for our order to come. When it arrived they told us that they had run out of fish and only had chicken. Got served 3 out of 4 meals ordered and one of these not what we ordered. The children with...More

Thank Fernah P
Response from Charlie K, General Manager at The George Hotel KiribatiResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Fernah I thank you for bringing the matter to my notice. My sincere apology for such frustrating experience - I can understand how angry and disappointed you were. Your comment had been urgently investigated and effective actions taken to prevent such mishap from happening...More

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
June 8, 2017|
Response from Charlie K | Property representative |
This time only for the guest Thank you
Room Tips
"Avoid rooms near reception due to the noise from guests and staff late at night and early in the mornings."
Read review
"Get a room far from the bar on weekends, very noisy until the wee hours"
Read review
"stay as far away from the bar area as possible, as the night club over the road can be noisy until 4:30am"
Read review
"Get one with a bed that isn't on castors, or has a bedhead attached. Mine scooted around the room."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing