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 latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Kosrae Nautilus Resort

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Kosrae Nautilus Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

105 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Kosrae Nautilus Resort
See the most recent reviews
Showing 95: English reviews
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2014

Doug and Sally are excellent hosts, genuinely wants to ensure you have a good time. Doug was so helpful with advice, especially regarding snorkelling around the blue hole. We also really enjoyed kayaking through the mangroves, which is free for hotel guests. All of the staff were friendly and helpful. We requested room 1 having read the review that mentioned...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Dwain_Pipe
Microdoug, General Manager at Kosrae Nautilus Resort, responded to this review

We enjoyed taking with you about your extended trip round the world. Thanks for pointing out these things, we have remedied where we can. The guests that do receive the free wifi in room 1 have laptops. I have an iPad too, and they don't have good built in antennas. You are very correct about the height of the shower...

Punta Gorda, Belize
Reviewed 22 November 2014

My husband and I chose to visit Kosrae Nautilus Resort as part of our honeymoon and we couldn’t be happier with our choice! We are both scuba instructors and we were blown away by the diving around Kosrae. Clear blue water and the most enormous hard corals we have ever seen, plus sharks, turtles, rays and a school of hundreds...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank tracyallen531
San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 August 2014

We were picked up by a van from the resort from the airport, as we were on a one-week package that included food, non-alcoholic drinks (more about this later), room, and two boat dives per day for five days. Except for arrival and departure days, just the last full day was a non-dive day. Make sure to bring your own...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank Nancyuen
Microdoug, General Manager at Kosrae Nautilus Resort, responded to this review

Hi Nancy, unfortunately we didn't get to meet you when you were here, as we were away on vacation too. We'd have liked to have personally thanked you for helping out with our solar panel crowdfunding project, by purchasing your room and diving package. It's all installed now, and providing 18% of our electricity each month. Thanks for pointing out...

La Jolla, California
Reviewed 28 August 2014

We took a week's diving vacation here: I wish I had made it two (and not only because of the lengthy flights to get there from San Diego). Kosrae itself is the easternmost island and state in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM - I just love that acronym, I was looking out for pirates the whole time!) and is...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank pyjamaslug
Reviewed 14 August 2014

In my opinion, this is the best, most centrally located place to stay in Kosrae. I ended up staying 3 weeks (instead of 2) because I was having so much fun. DIVING: I can't imagine a more spectacular place to dive. I went 8 times and each dive was like a National Geographic documentary. The nice thing about the Nautilus...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Donna S
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 27 June 2014

I recently went to Kosrae for work and spent 2 weeks at Kosrae Nautilus Resort. Doug and Sally, the owners, couldn't have been more friendly, helpful and accommodating. They were able to arrange trips and activities at the last minute, which allowed us to fit in some fun around our ever changing work schedule. They also kindly surprised one of...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Lucy B
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 26 June 2014

KNR was a great spot to stay in Kosrae. There's not a lot of excitement on the island which is why you travel here to dive so the hotel was a nice place to sit by the pool, enjoy some good food and rest between dives. You can walk to a few places not too far away but there's really...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Scott K
Reviewed 21 June 2014

A really well run, efficient and knowledgable Resort - quite a rarity in the FSM and Doug, his family and all the teams (Hotel and Dive) should be rightfully proud of their involvement. Lovely clean rooms, delicious foods and highly recommended as a place to get an introduction to Diving (as I did) with plenty of repeat customers. The diving...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Brianmaxhouston
Blue Creek, Ohio
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Very nice people both the owners and the islanders. This was my very first diving experience and it could not have been better. Diving was on my bucket list so I got certified at age 62 and went on a five week trip with my non diving wife. Out of all of the islands we visited this was the best...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Duff K
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Very nicely kept family run affair. The only bad bit first Wifi works but at low speed The television worked with more that a few channels. This is the best hotel on the island unless you want Eco hotel. But looking at the other options, it is not too bad. Rooms are well located. The complete island is very safe....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Paul H

142 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (130)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (16)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (17)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (77)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (12)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Kosrae
0.6 km away
Pacific Treelodge Resort
0.0 km away
Ulithi Adventure Lodge
Ulithi Adventure Lodge
#1 of 1 in Falalop
7 reviews
4.7 km away
Kosrae Village Ecolodge & Dive Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Near Kosrae Nautilus Resort

Top-rated Attractions Nearby
Top-rated Restaurants Nearby

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Eighteen air-conditioned guest rooms and a restaurant, plus outside dining by the swimming pool. Full service NAUI dive shop, purpose built dive boats. Island tours arranged. The ideal location for business and pleasure travelers. Free airport transfers, and rental cars arranged. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kosrae Nautilus Resort

Address: Kosrae 96944, Federated States of Micronesia
Region: Federated States of Micronesia > Kosrae
Price Range: RM611 - RM620 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kosrae Nautilus Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 18
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity and Hotels.com so you can book your Kosrae Nautilus Resort reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Kosrae Nautilus Hotel Kosrae
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Kosrae Nautilus Resort staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Kosrae Nautilus Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Lower number rooms are closer to the outdoor dining area by the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles ELizBoston, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Wi-fi only by the office in or outside, but was good. We still did business there. Just steps away from our room. Not an issue. Always on.”
 of 5 bubbles promoz, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are at ground level and face the ocean.”
  • View of room
  • Room
 of 5 bubbles L1369MWpetera, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Kosrae's temperature is 75-85F degrees year round. The outdoor pool is perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles gordonf543, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“WARNING: Rooms at this resort have been known to ROCK!”
 of 5 bubbles C0L_Mustard, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
5 of 5