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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

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Aroa Lagoon Marine Reserve Aroa, Aroa Beach Cook Islands See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After reading some reviews on the Rarotongan Resort and NZ travel agents advising us they were no longer using the Rarotongan as a place for their clients to stay I was a bit skeptical as to book here. We had a large family group of...More

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Response from Guide728154, Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 4 days ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium. We are so happy that you made the decision to stay with us and are thrilled that your family enjoyed the extensive facilities at our...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

I absolutely fell in love with the resort, the food, and of course the island people! What a wonderful visit from start to finish!! Don't forget to feed the fish, what fun that was. I turned sixty on this trip and it was the best...More

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Management response:Responded 18 June 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you for your lovely review. I am thrilled to hear that you chose our resort to celebrate your milestone birthday. It sounds like it was truly memorable, and we are delighted to be a part of your special memories. We look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would like to share some info of our experience. We stayed only one night at Rarotongan resort. Overall ok and a very nice location on the beach. However, some hick ups - there is room for improvement! When we arrived our beachfront grand suite (which...More

Thank Helene B
Response from Guide728154, Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 4 days ago

Kia Orana Helene, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium. The resort enjoys a prime tranquil location directly on Aroa Lagoon Marine Sanctuary with beautiful white sand beaches and the island’s best snorkelling with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately this resort did not reach our expectations. The facility is run down & in need of some TLC. The resort is isolated so you need transport to get around. The local island bus does stop here so you can get around this way with...More

1  Thank 704cameronb
Response from Guide728154, Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 4 days ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium. The resort enjoys a prime tranquil location directly on Aroa Lagoon Marine Sanctuary with beautiful white sand beaches and the island’s best snorkelling with abundant...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a grand suite only meters from the water. The apartment is very spacious with its own private deck and upstairs was like a balcony with table chairs and lounges. Unfortunately the weather was not great but we still had a good time....More

Thank Sully M
Response from Guide728154, Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Kia Orana Sully M, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort and Lagoonarium. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay in our Grand Beach Front Suite. Due to being a small tropical island in the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Concierge
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Microwave
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$149 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$149 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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CAMoyle
22 August 2018|
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Response from Geoff-Dale | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we always hire a car as it is cheap and easy to drive around the island. There are shuttles at the airport for every flight that lands regardless of the time. We use Rarotongan rentals for car hire. I hope this helps.
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Melissa M
18 July 2018|
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Response from Sandra M |
Yes. If you take a left out of the resort, there are a couple of convenient stores within walking distance. The farther store sells ice cream by the scoop - CITC Kavera Store google and there is a news article about the... More
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Melissa M
18 July 2018|
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Response from sally c | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just saw this post. Not really within walking distance but a local bus goes directly by the foyer regularly so there's no problem getting about. My advice stay elsewhere. This resort is extremely run down. Even... More
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Room Tips
"Western side rooms with sea view"
109sullym
1 week ago
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"It pays to select a suite room if you are going with a family. If budget is priority, then a garden room..."
chq0176
2 weeks ago
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"beach front"
942jasc
2 weeks ago
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"I have nothing to advise but do not choose here!"
MarcusGB9
2 weeks ago
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