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    Makayla Palms

    Kauare, Titikaveka 0000, Cook Islands
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children12
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    “john and rachel” (129 reviews)
    “home baking” (56 reviews)
    “fresh fruit” (35 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We can thoroughly recommend Makayla Palms for a truely relaxing holiday. Our villa was clean and fully equipped for self catering but we also enjoyed the safety of knowing Rachel and John were onhand with friendly local advice - and homebaking. The gardens are truely...More

    Thank flyt4u
    Response from John R, Owner at Makayla PalmsResponded 6 days ago

    Always delighted to read that guests are happy to recommend us and that you will be back!....thank you so much. Our herb garden is the best it has ever been and we currently have a whole row of strawberries with loads of fruit ready for...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was our second trip to Titikaveka Beach and our first stay at Makayla Palms. We stayed for 12 nights and it passed all too quickly as always. The accomodation was perfect, location spectacular (we rate Titikaveka as the best spot on Rarotonga) and we...More

    Thank kingthree
    Response from John R, Owner at Makayla PalmsResponded 1 week ago

    We were delighted to read your wonderful review of your stay with us at Makayla Palms. It is always very heartening to read not only that a guest has had a wonderful relaxing holiday but that they will be back.As you know our staff love...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was our first time to Makayla Palms and we will definitely be going back. John and Rachael are amazing hosts. We had everything we needed at our fingertips. Our villa was beautifully decorated, very clean and well stocked. We didn't have to go far...More

    Thank sfholleman
    Response from John R, Owner at Makayla PalmsResponded 1 week ago

    Always good to read a review from first time guests and that you were obviously very happy with your villa, the staff, our beach and the sights and people of Rarotonga. We look forward to your return Rachel and John (owners)

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We have just recently returned from our third trip to Makayla Palms. The experience yet again was outstanding. John and Rachael, Lovie and Fred go out of their way to meet all of your needs. The attention to detail from your arrival, the home baking,...More

    Thank sandrafrakes2017
    Response from John R, Owner at Makayla PalmsResponded 1 week ago

    We always love to see return guests! Thank you for your kind review and we appreciate that you had a memorable and relaxing holiday. Our attention to detail for our guests is something we are proud of and the whole team work very hard to...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    We have just returned from having spent 8 nights in Villa Tia at Makayla Palms. It is a great place to stay for couples who prefer the self catering option. The villa was well equipped, and we enjoyed using the BBQ on the front patio,...More

    1  Thank Kiwis-travelling
    Response from John R, Owner at Makayla PalmsResponded 1 week ago

    So pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the self catering option that we provide. It is great in that it gives you the choice of eating either in or out at your leisure. Grace our manager is a gem as are all our team...More

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    17 August 2017|
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    Response from Dianne S | Reviewed this property |
    there is a king bed and a queen bed
    Room Tips
    "Both rooms where beautiful and well positioned."
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    "Villa Tia is the closet to the beach but every Villa is well appointed."
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    "All rooms are perfect..but choose depending on number of people. All rooms are a.short distance from beach..."
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    "Tia Villa is closest to the water."
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