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Sea Change Villas

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beverley collected us & took us to Sea Change. During the drive she pointed out places of interest & explained the amenities that are available at Sea Change (bikes, snorkelling equipment, kayaks etc). We then met Steph, who gave us further information. We had a lagoon view villa. The room was wonderful - large, open-plan area with a fully equipped...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We recently concluded our second visit to Sea Change Villas and Rarotonga. Once again---everything exceeded expectations. Sea Change is a private, secluded boutique resort with an absolutely fabulous staff. You are literally steps away from one of the world’s most stunning lagoons with warm, crystal clear water that provides ample opportunity to swim, snorkel, paddleboard, and kayak. Amazingly---it seemed like...

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SeaChangeVillas, Owner at Sea Change Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana Thank you so much for the wonderful review of your most recent stay at Sea Change! We are thrilled that you returned to us and that your stay exceeded your expectations. The management and staff do our utmost to go that extra mile for our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back "home" again in the near...

Wendover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our beach front villa (No.1) was fabulous. Very comfortable and well equipped. Just a few short steps from our deck to the water for some great snorkelling. Sea Change staff are very friendly and helpful. Nothing is too much trouble. Thoroughly recommend Rarotonga as a destination and Sea Change as a great place to stay.

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SeaChangeVillas, Owner at Sea Change Villas, responded to this review

Hi Michael Thank you very much for your lovely review of Sea Change and the little paradise that is Rarotonga! We hope to see you back on our shores (and in our villas) again very soon! Until then.... Kia Manuia!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our beach front villa was very comfortable and well equipped. The location was fabulous, only a few steps from our deck to the beach and some great snorkelling. Sea Change provide Kayaks, Paddle Boards, Snorkelling kit and Bikes for guests to use. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Nothing is too much trouble.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent two weeks with the Sea Change family. We were exceptionally well taken care of and came to feel that the Sea Change employees and owners were part of our family. The housekeepers are very considerate and come by while you are not around...we came to enjoy having them come by so we could talk to them about the...

Thank Elise R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sea Change Villas are fantastic and situated in a pristine area of Titikaveka lagoon. Our villa was one of their lagoon view rooms which was spacious and had a lovely deck and the neatest self cleaning private pool. It was also a quick walk across the main road to the beach. Snorkeling was fantastic here, right in front of Sea...

Thank Christi W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for the perfect Honeymoon spot, then look no further than the Sea Change Villas! As soon as we arrived, I knew that we had sourced the best spot on the Island! Our hosts Bev, Stephanie & Craig made us feel right at home straight away and after an initial orientation, we literally wanted for nothing! I spent...

Thank Jimmy W
SeaChangeVillas, Owner at Sea Change Villas, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your Sea Change experience! It was our pleasure to host your honeymoon stay! We look forward to your return visit to our little paradise!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I just came back from our honeymoon in Rarotonga and the Sea Change Villas was our pick. We had a beautiful time! Our villa was so big, private and with an amazing pool. The staff was just the best, accommodating our needs at all times and willing to help always. We felt right at home and the...

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SeaChangeVillas, Owner at Sea Change Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! We are honoured that you chose Sea Change for your honeymoon and hope to see you back again for a special anniversary!

Gore, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was our 1st visit to Rarotonga to celebrate my partners 50th Birthday we were so rapt we chose Sea Change Villa's. It was absolutely amazing. Having our own pool was the best. Everything was just perfect. Our Villa was awesome up the back so peaceful & quiet. The orientation Bev gave us was just amazing telling us where to...

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SeaChangeVillas, Owner at Sea Change Villas, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the wonderful review of your stay! We're delighted that the birthday celebration was a just what you were looking for. The Lagoon View Executive Villas are so quiet and have a lovely view out to the lagoon! We agree completely - the Sunset Platter is absolutely delicious - and HUGE!!! We hope to welcome you back...

Reviewed 20 March 2017

March 4-11 of 2017- First time in Cook Islands as we usually go to Travaasa in Hana-Maui to destress yearly. Our Boutique Villa #4 was perfect (clean, quiet, modern) and the view of the lagoon/beach was beautiful and walking to water took one minute. The Costco package was perfect and included everything we could have asked for example airport transfers,...

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SeaChangeVillas, Owner at Sea Change Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana Cynthia! Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay Sea Change Villas! We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and that you made use of all the complimentary amenities we offer onsite. Your review of the various restaurants close to Sea Change as well as activities on the island is much...

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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you’re looking for a romantic escape or a family break you’ll experience the perfect holiday in a setting that simply is breathtaking. Sea Change Villas is nestled discreetly on the southern side of Rarotonga, on its own secluded white sandy beach and turquoise clear blue lagoon which extends more than a hundred metres to the reef and then slopes steeply to deep water. The resort offers guests the choice of nine spacious one, two and three bedroom villas. The beachfront villas all enjoy stunning lagoon and outer reef views whilst the lagoon view and executive lagoon view villas are set amongst lush tropical gardens surrounded by breathtaking lagoon and reef views and majestic mountains. All villas offer a perfect blend of modern comfort and casually elegantly appointed Polynesian architectural accommodation. The villas feature a super bed with en-suited bathrooms. The bathrooms come well equipped with tiled showers large enough for two (double shower rose), Italian basin, toilet, a bidet is also included in the beachfront villas. Our two bedroom villas have en suites to both bedrooms. The lounge area has a complete home theatre system consisting of DVD, full surround sound stereo, flat screen TV and a selection of DVD movies available at no charge from reception. There is a fully self contained kitchen with all the amenities one would expect in this calibre of accommodation including dishwasher, gas hobs and convection/ microwave oven. Floors throughout are Italian porcelain, and all artwork is local and has been hand painted and commissioned exclusively for our villas. Each villa has its own completely private swimming pool. The decks on the lagoon side reach within a metre or so of the high tide mark, while the gardens and vegetation add to the wonderful tropical atmosphere of the executive lagoon view villas. Stand up paddle boards, kayaks, snorkelling gear, bicycles, private orientation for all our guests, private VIP car airport transfers, welcome flower ei’s, and a start up breakfasts are all provided on a complimentary basis. Fishing, paddling, sailing, diving, swimming, safari tours, cross island guided tours, off road quad biking and glass bottom boating are just some of the activities that abound in this tropical paradise. No matter how you choose to fill your days and nights one thing is certain, you’ll leave feeling rested and above all determined to return. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea Change Villas

Address: | Turoa, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Titikaveka
Price Range: £279 - £489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sea Change Villas 4.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Sea Change Villas Hotel Titikaveka
Sea Change Villas Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Titikaveka
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“Next time we will probably book a beach front villa.”
AnnaBanana17, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“There is not a bad room...they all have a sea view: 3 bungalows are beachfront.”
674eliser, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We really enjoyed our lagoon view room.”
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“The beachfront Villas are the best!”
jimmyw706, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“best views, privacy, great location, relaxing, great beach”
162alejandrod, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
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