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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

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Reviewed 28 October 2015

We returned for the second time to Rarotonga and decided to stay at Moana Sands again after a great experience last time. We were not disappointed. Great rooms, basic but have everything we needed - a kitchenette, recently renovated bathroom and king sized bed with...More

1  Thank AzraelMel
Response from MS_Management, Director of Sales at Moana Sands Beachfront HotelResponded 10 November 2015

Kia Orana and thank you for coming back to stay at Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel. We really do appreciate your patronage. We are glad that you like our renovations: the rooms are lovely and bright aren't they? I am sorry we are unable to accommodate...More

Reviewed 9 October 2015

Had 13 wonderful days in Moana Beach front Villas. Ideal for any one wanting self catering accomodation but still have convience of shop over the road and restaurants near by. Units were very spacious with two good size bedrooms both with onsuites. large living nad...More

1  Thank Susan B
Response from MS_Management, Director of Sales at Moana Sands Beachfront HotelResponded 23 October 2015

Kia Orana Susan. Thank you for your kind words about Moana Sands Beachfront Villas. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We've passed your kind comments onto Natalia too. When you come back to the Cook Islands, we do hope you...More

Reviewed 8 October 2015

Got a good price for Moana Sands for 7 nights, was annoyed on arrival we were taken to a two bedroom apartment not the Hotel where we had booked. There was only two of us so didn't require something so big, although it was clean...More

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Response from MS_Management, Director of Sales at Moana Sands Beachfront HotelResponded 23 October 2015

Kia Orana Blackie. We are sorry your stay in our hotel did not live up to your expectations. We have, however, taken on board your comments and will look at implementing some of your suggestions in the restaurant. I do hope you will visit The...More

Reviewed 4 October 2015

We stayed mid August, only the 3rd guests in this new upstairs 2br villa. On the beach. watching the sun rise. Huge bathroom, Lovely kitchen, all new inside, beds furniture appliances. Just wonderful. Cannot fault it. Wigmores is opposite so nice & close for a...More

Thank Bron B
Response from MS_Management, Director of Sales at Moana Sands Beachfront HotelResponded 23 October 2015

Kia Orana Bron. Thanks so much for your kind words. We are delighted you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will visit us again soon in the not too distance future. Meitaki Maata

Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

We had our wedding at Moana Sands, and we couldn't be happier with our experience. They really make you feel special, and the day of the wedding it's almost as if the whole hotel becomes yours. Of all of the places we looked at I...More

Thank Joe K
Response from MS_Management, Director of Sales at Moana Sands Beachfront HotelResponded 23 October 2015

Kia Orana Joe and Congratulations!! The whole Moana Sands family wish you both a long and happy life together. Thank you for choosing our Hotel as the venue for your special day: we just loved working with everyone to make it perfect for you. Joe,...More

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29 January 2018|
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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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19 January 2018|
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Kia Oraan Keeweetravlr, Thank you for getting in touch with us! Yes, we have a WiFi Hotspot at our Hotel, so you will be able to connect to the internet easily. Meitaki, Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel
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Hendrix61
11 July 2017|
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Kia Orana Donna, We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Yes, our third floor rooms have had a few renovations over the last five years. Our rooms have been opened up for a more comfortable spacious... More
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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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"All rooms face the beach and lagoon"
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"We preferred upstairs room - end unit in particular if available"
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"A room with a view of the sea is a must, and the apartments open onto the sand."
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