Ela Beach Location Profile

Ela Beach Location Profile
Ela Beach Location Profile


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Ela Beach is a popular location with mostly upscale residential apartments with spectacular views. It’s a stone’s throw away from the Central Business District and an ideal location for those who work in the high-rise offices in Down Town Port Moresby and has easy access to hotels, restaurants, bars and social clubs.

Ela Beach is a popular sporting and fitness area and ideal for walking and jogging. It is adjourned with basketball and volleyball courts and is well lit into the early evenings with plenty of parking. The prime time for walking is at sunrise and sunset when it’s cooler.

Key Information

Ela beach was formerly known as Era Kone, meaning Turtle beach in the Motuan dialect of the Papuan region. The local Motu Koita people hold an annual Hiri Moala festival to celebrate the trade wind voyages that were historically held in the region

Ela Beach has several high-end residential apartments, a hotel, fuel station, TAFE College and church, but it is best known for the sandy white beach that stretches for a kilometre. It hosted the APEC Summit in 2018 and APEC Haus was built specifically for the event at the end of the beach on reclaimed land.

Things To Do in Ela Beach

Public transport is available at Ela Beach and there are taxi ranks, although for overseas visitors it is recommended to use private transport and reputable taxis.

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