There are several hotels have been identified and listed for APF 2016 participants to make direct bookings. All hotels that are proposed mostly located at Dili town which are accessible to the conference venue by taxi about 20 – 25 minutes


Beach Garden Hotel, located opposite Dili Beach, offers free Wi-Fi, free parking and free buffet breakfast. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre and a self-service laundry. All rooms feature a private bathroom, air conditioning, cable TV and a refrigerator. Apartments featuring a lounge/dining area with kitchen and laundry facilities, as well as a private balcony and patio, are available. Beach Garden Hotel Dili East Timor is located on the beach front next to the Esplanada Hotel and also next to the famous Nautilus Restaurant. Nicolau Lobato International Airport is less than 5 km away. Free airport transfers are available for stays of 3 nights or more. The tour desk can arrange local trips and activities. There is a 24-hour security guard on site and a back-up power generator is on standby. Beach Garden Restaurant offers great views of Dili Harbor and Atauro Island. It serves buffet breakfast and an à la carte lunch and dinner menu with Chinese cuisine. Beers, wines and spirits are available.

To book, please email :

Or call : +670 331 5888

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Beach Garden Hotel :  Website

Set in the heart of Dili, Plaza Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, a 24/7 front desk and an on-site restaurant. All rooms offer a flat-screen TV and a refrigerator. Guests enjoy free on-site parking. Dili Plaza Hotel is situated next to the old Portuguese Palacio de Governu. It is 5 minutes’ walk from shops and restaurants. Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport is 15 minutes’ drive away.

The air-conditioned rooms and suites feature a dining setting, a DVD player and tea/coffee making facilities. Some rooms offer mountain views. All accommodation includes a private bathroom with a shower, hairdryer and free toiletries. The restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, serving international cuisine. The bar offers beer and wine. Other on-site facilities include function facilities, a business centre and a laundry service.

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To book, please email :

Or call : +670 7723 2438 or +670 331 2222 

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Plaza Hotel :  Website

Situated in the shoreline, in one of the most privileged areas of Dili, close to the beaches of Areia Branca and Cristo Rei, five minutes from the city center, Novo Horizonte Hotel is a excellent choice for those who like to relax in the end of a busy day at work or doing business’ and for those who simply want to discover and explore the city and, eventually the country.

The Novo Horizonte concept offers maximum comfort and quality at affordible prices. Tracking the market trend, we have adopted an affordible price model in order to offer our guests the pleasure of enjoying a quality and comfortable stay. We believe that the new profile of tourists and business travellers coming to Timor are choosing quality, good service and comfort as a priority. Also popular now is practical and bespoke packages tailored to their needs.

To book, please email :

Or call : +670 7623 2771

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Novo Horizonte Hotel :  Website

Dili Beach Hotel, on the Coconut Beach esplanade, is a popular place to stay in Dili, with a beautiful view of the ocean towards Atauro Island. The first floor restaurant and bar is a favoured spot for watching the sunset or TV sports events, while enjoying a meal or a refreshment. Western and asian foods, and delicious pizzas, are served with ocean view and a pleasant sea breeze.

36 air conditioned, spacious rooms span from standard to luxury villas. They include free wifi internet, cable TV, free laundry, breakfast, hot water and much more (including a relaxing swimming pool), covering all traveller’s needs. Friendly staff are eager to help, including with arranging activities like eco tours into remote areas or scuba diving courses and trips. Dili Beach Hotel welcomes you and aims to help making your stay in Dili a pleasure!

To book, please email : or

Or call : +670 331-0493 or +670 7723-6173

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Dili Beach Hotel :  Website

Located 500 metres from Bebonuk Beach, Arbiru Beach Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free airport transfers. Guests enjoy a swimming pool, a restaurant and a bar. All accommodation features a patio or balcony. All apartments feature a kitchenette and an open-plan living area with a dining setting. Each includes a sofa, a built-in wardrobe, a TV with cable channels and a DVD player. Some apartments offer pool views. Guests can play billiards, relax by the pool or organise activities at the tour desk. Hiking, scuba diving and fishing trips can be booked upon request. Dili Arbiru Beach Resort is 5 minutes’ drive from the U.S Embassy and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It is 12 minutes’ drive from Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport. Breakfast consists of your choice of eggs, bacon, breads, cereal and fruit. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner each day and offers stunning sea views. It offers Asian and Portuguese cuisine, and specialises in seafood.

To book, please email :

Or call : +670 7726-3642 or +670 332-2936

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Arbiru Beach Hotel : Website

D’City Hotel is located opposite a cathedral and within 30 minutes’ from the airport, shops and a variety of restaurants. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant and fitness centre. Each room includes a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms include a seating area to relax in after a busy day. Every room comes with a private bathroom fitted with a hot tub and shower. A TV with satellite channels is available. There is free shuttle service at the property.

To book, please call : +670 332-2653

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

D’City Hotel : Website

Hotel Lecidere offers budget single, double and twin room accommodation, as well as affordagle one bedroom apartments & budget 2 bedroom apartments located in the heart of Dili. It is the perfect place to stay to begin exploring Dili and the surrounding areas of Timor Leste. Located in the business precinct of Bidau Lecidere the hotel is surrounded by excellent restaurants, bars, supermarkets, currency exchange, ATMs, local day/night markets and Dili beach is just a short walk away.

Inclusive to room rates are breakfast, cable TV with over 50 channels and free WiFi – serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. The staff  are fluent in Indonesian, English, Mandarin and Tetun. Hotel Lecidere supports local independent Timorese artists. The restaurant provides a place for these talented artists to publicly display and sell their works. As Timor Leste is developing, caring for this destination is becoming more important every year. We encourage all our guests not to change towels daily as it uses a great deal of water which is a valuable resource in Timor Leste. Hotel Lecidere also disposes of all waste materials in the most environmentally friendly way possible by contracting local operators to dispose of all waste at the government registered waste areas.

To book, please call : +670 7364-3955

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Hotel Lecidere : Website

Katua’s Hotel  situated in the center of Dili, is the ideal location for short stays. No need to transport, you can easily reach banks, ministries, embassies, universities and the parliament. Featuring 9 suites and 23 rooms, allows a more personalized and friendly atmosphere that makes our guests choose Katua’s hotel for their next visit. All rooms and suites offer private bathrooms, air conditioning, Wi-Fi internet, and cable TV with 60 international channels. The Katua’s hotel has a restaurant & cafe opened every day from 7am to 11pm, where you can have your meals or snacks daily. Katua’s Hotel is 6 minutes’ drive from Timor Plaza Shopping Centre. Dili Convention Center is a 10-minute walk and Nicolau Lobato Airport is 12 minutes’ drive away.

To book, please email : 

Or call : +670 746-9090

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Katua’s Hotel : Website

A boutique luxury hotel in the heart of Dili, the cool comfort of the  Discovery Inn is ideal for both the business traveller and the holidaymaker alike. Our unique hotel is housed in a renovated Portuguese colonial building on Avenida Presidente Nicolau Lobato; a central location close to Parliament House and popular cafes and within strolling distance of the beach. It is also home to Diya Restaurant – a fine dining restaurant that is acclaimed as Dili’s best. The Discovery Inn offers a boutique hotel experience unlike any other in Timor-Leste. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, and our staff are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Located in Dili, Discovery Inn boasts free WiFi and an onsite bar and restaurant. Guests enjoy 2 free evening drinks per day. All rooms offer a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a DVD player. Discovery Inn Dili is within a 5-minute walk of a number of shops and restaurants. Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport is a 15-minute drive away, there is a free airport shuttle. All rooms are air-conditioned and feature a minibar and tea and coffee making facilities. They offer a seating area and a desk. The bathroom has the added extras of bath robes, slippers and free toiletries. Massage services can be arranged. There is also evening entertainment and an onsite gift shop.

To book, please email :

Or call : +670 331-1111

Booking is on first come first serve basis and subject to availability.

Discovery Inn : Website