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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 13 December 2011

This was a great resort especially for the kids. The loved the pool the grassy area and the beach. The staff where excellent and very friendly. Special thanks to Toby the groundsmen who made the kids a traditional cook island coconut boat they loved it. Just a pity it couldn't come home. Central to all things to do in and...

3Thank Brent K
Reviewed 5 December 2011

We recently had a family holiday at Muri Beach Resort and really enjoyed it. It is really well set up for families or groups of families and friends. The location is awesome, so close to the beach and an easy walk to lots of restaurants. We stayed in two different rooms. The first one by the pool had a great...

2Thank tff2011
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 November 2011

We will definitely be returning to Muri Beach Resort. We loved the closeness to the beach, the beautiful park like surroundings, the fantastic villas which had everything needed and were tastefully decorated, the fabulous pool area and the lovely staff.

1Thank Tammy M
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 November 2011

We recently spent our honeymoon at muri beach resort. We got a free upgrade to an awsome room close to the beach. The room was very clean and comfortable. The grounds were so beautiful and the location is perfect. We made good use of the snorkling equipment, reef shoes and kayaks which were all in great condition. The pool was...

1Thank charm_r
Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 October 2011

The whole place was great...the rooms were nice and clean...the staff were very helpfull, from giving us directions to booking activites for us...Thank you all...

Thank Kahl-couchy O
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 October 2011

We are a group of 10 who have stayed before at Muri Beach Resort fantastic location,self contained bungalows,pool,cafe Paul and Jane the owners great hosts nothing a problem, Toby and Dooreen,Chrissy and all the staff went out of there way to make it a enjoyable holiday .Hanging bananas and pawpaws for guests to eat each day thanks Toby. we have...

Thank nanagabriel
Auckland, NZ
Reviewed 19 October 2011

We have recently returned from Rarotonga and overall had a great holiday. We didn't stay at this resort but went to the cafe to take advantage of the advertised 'poolside' dining. the prices that we were charged for our drinks were higher than those on the menu and when I queried this the man looking after the cafe became quite...

1Thank pinkgerbera
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 October 2011

Luxurious and restful hotel. Perfect location right on the beach and wonderful staff made our holiday doubly enjoyable. Highly recommended. We will return.

1Thank Cheryll G
Whakatane, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 October 2011

We stayed with a large family group - 19 of us - in August 2011 for ten days. We had actually stayed here before and booked this place again as we had loved the BBQ area on our previous visit and found this a great place to gather for a large group. The individual units allowed all of us to...

2Thank TwinkD
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 October 2011

My wife and I stayed here for a week in late September, thinking Fiji would be too clogged with school-holidaying families. We chose wisely. Picked up from the airport in the wee hours of the morning by Margaret in her taxi van, she not only carried our bags but checked us into our unit! Arose next morning to step out...

2Thank Phil K

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Absolute beachfront on Muri. This intimate boutique resort offers 20 beautifully decorated deluxe self-contained villas and apartments. These well-appointed units feature air-conditioning, Jacuzzi spa baths, insect screens, TV/DVD, in-house movies, Wi-Fi internet, IDD telephones. And all of this is set amongst tropically landscaped gardens. When not enjoying the stunning views from the beachfront deck, enjoy lazing by the large swimming pool sipping tropical cocktails. The resorts beautiful poolside Polynesian style cafe & cocktail bar which is surrounded by tropical gardens is al-fresco dining Island style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Muri Beach Resort

Address: Main Road, Muri Village | P.O. Box 146, Muri, Cook Islands (Formerly Shangri-La Beach Cottages)
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Muri
Price Range: €160 - €319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Muri Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Muri Beach Hotel Muri
Muri Beach Resort Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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“If you can afford the Deluxe beachfront villas, go for it, they are more modern and having the sunrise at your door is payless.”
 of 5 bubbles GiacosaCarlo, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Poolside rooms are all great standalone, there are joined together ones closer to the beach. Rooms are peaceful with air con and fans.”
 of 5 bubbles PauleLec, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms around the gardens/pool, may be more sheltered when it is windy on the beachfront”
 of 5 bubbles _judithgearry, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Any of the rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles 889dianeh, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 10, 11 and 12 are very private”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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