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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

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Room & Suite (80)
Pool & Beach (56)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“the ground floor”(19 reviews)
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“upstairs villa”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Private Balcony
Pool
Room Service
Suites
3 Star Hotel
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel, directly overlooking the idyllic Titikaveka Beach, features a variety of studios with stunning beachfront views. Evenings can be spent at Sands Restaurant & Bar and our popular Sunday night beach BBQ.
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Location and contact
Ara Tapu, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
7.2 km to Rarotonga Airport
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for 5 nights on our wedding anniversary. The only thing I can say good about the hotel was the room facing a seaview. The rest of our experiences are negative from the day we checked in. We arrived around 2.30am...More

2  Thank Dharama S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Due to a double booking we ended up staying somewhere else. My husband and I were so impressed with Wayne (the Manger), from the pick up at the airport and for sorting everything for us, we loved our meals at the restaurant and the treatments...More

1  Thank hoff87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time every I had a solo holiday and this was the best place to do it. Right on the beach, ten steps from the door. Amazing. Staff are very friendly and helpful. The room is spacious and very well maintained. Easy walking to nearby...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I first stayed at Moana Sands back in 2015 for a wedding, which was held on the beach at the hotel. It was such an amazingly beautiful and positive experience that I didn’t hesitate to book again when the opportunity presented itself this June. I...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Booked for family and friends for a 50th. We couldn’t have picked a better hotel. The location and views are incredible. Loved waking up to draw the curtains every morning. Fantastic beach and snorkeling right at our door. Couldn’t fault any of the staff, from...More

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Response from Wayne S, General Manager at Moana Sands Beachfront HotelResponded 14 June 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time out to review Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel. Your comments reaffirm that we have our formula right for guest satisfaction. I am pleased you enjoyed your time with us and I look forward to hosting you again when...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$179 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$179 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dining (9)
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Ruben D
19 April 2018|
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Response from PRHGCookIslands | Property representative |
Kia Orana Ruben Thank you for your query. Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel is situated on the beautiful Titikaveka beach, which is on the south of the island, perfect for sunbathing, snorkelling and relaxation. Meitaki Ma'ata... More
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keeweetravlr
27 February 2018|
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Response from Wayne S | Property representative |
Kia Orana keeweetra, To date we have no security issues at the Hotel. As Maggie pointed out above she felt safe and had no issues other than the parking and that worked out. We have Staff living on site and they do a... More
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Hanna_Marton
29 January 2018|
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Response from PRHGCookIslands | Property representative |
Kia Orana Hanna_Marton, Pacific Resort Hotel Group properties swimming pools are reserved for the use of in-house guests at each respective property. For properties outside of our group, we would kindly advise you to get... More
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Room Tips
"The hotel has three floors of about 5 units each and all three floors give great views of the lagoon."
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"All rooms looked very nice, the ground floor ones go onto the beach"
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"We liked the top floor, had high ceilings and could hear the rain on it.Good views."
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"All the rooms overlook the beach but only choose ground floor ones if you don't mind a visit from the..."
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