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Aro'a Beachside Inn

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  • Average3%
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“shipwreck bar”(16 reviews)
“music nights”(7 reviews)
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All reviewssteve and geraldineshipwreck barmusic nightsship wreckbar mealsgolden retrieverseafood bbqsmoked marlinfreshly baked muffinssaturday night bbqgreat snorkelling and swimmingmusical entertainmentfriendly guestsbutter chickenloved our stay herelocal staffdeluxe unit
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The hosts for this hotel are delightful! It was a perfect blend of relaxation and activity depending on what you wanted. The breakfast that was included each day was enough to last through the day! Lots of fresh fruit and baked breads. The size of...More

1  Thank Gardengirl805
Response from Steve M, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded yesterday

Kia Orana, Thank you for your great review, much appreciated. We are delighted that you had a perfect week with us, thank you for your comments. We hope to see you again soon. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the A Team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for an all inclusive resort with infinity pool and little contact with the locals, this isn't it. However, if you are looking for a place with outstanding views, snorkeling, and want to quickly become part of the 'family', where 'everybody knows...More

Thank Klaus A
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Orana Klaus, Great to hear from you and thank you for your fantastic review, your comments are very much appreciated and describe us perfectly. Very happy that you enjoyed your vacation with us, you guys were a pleasure to host and we hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 8 days. We especially enjoyed the snorkling - thank you Aro'a for lending the equipment. It's a nice small place/ well kept in general with good friendly staff and hosts (Steve, Geraldine and Dexter). I have a few observations about things that...More

Thank Joanna C
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Orana Jo, Thank you for your great review, very happy that you enjoyed your holiday with us. We hope to see you back again soon. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the A Team (not forgetting Dexter of course....).

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

What a great property! Staff are friendly and helpful, setting is perfect (for us). Top it off with a beautiful beach, garden area and the Shipwreck Bar on-site, what else could you wish for. The room we had was great. We really had a wonderful...More

Thank CraigandKathyKempton
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 18 March 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you so much for your awesome review, your comments are really appreciated. We look forward in seeing you back again, it's a shame that Geraldine and I didn't get the chance to meet you as we were away in Auckland while you...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Loved our stay here, grounds were very well kept and staff had a great level of energy and unique character. The shipwreck bar is the best on the island with stunning sunsets. Some of the best snorkeling we found on the island.More

Thank Fusionfactor
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 5 February 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you so much for your fantastic review. Of course we totally agree with you, our location and staff are amazing. You guys were a pleasure to host, really hope that you'll come back and see us again. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and...More

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Amenities
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Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$166 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$166 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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culturevulture2017
25 August 2017|
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Response from AroaBeach | Property representative |
Kia Orana Stephanie, Steve here, sorry we don't have a sailing dingy here. We do have kayaks and SUP's though. There is a sailing club at Muri, I think you can rent them from there. :-)
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fireyfearn
16 May 2017|
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Response from AroaBeach | Property representative |
Kia Orana, Steve here, the Shipwreck Hut opens at 5:00pm every day. Every hour is happy hour. 😁
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lullysechelt
26 January 2017|
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Response from Steve M | Property representative |
Hi, Steve here, owner of the Aro'a Beachside Inn. Sorry no bicycles at the resort bit there is a bike rental place a couple of hundred metres away. Water is safe to drink at the resort, some places is ok, others not. Best to... More
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"Stay in the bungalows that share only one wall and not too close to the outside bar"
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"choose room 12.. you get the best views and plus there are 2 bedrooms with their own bathrooms, huge lounge..."
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"Sea view deluxe rooms are awesome"
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"beautiful beach, quiet location, basic accommodation"
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