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    The Black Pearl at Puaikura

    | Kavera, Arorangi, Cook Islands
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
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    • Average7%
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    • Terrible2%
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    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    Jane and the staff at The Black Pearl were all exceptionally friendly and accommodating. The accommodation isn't 5-star but the rooms are large, clean and comfortable. Ask John to cut you up a coconut - expertly done! We hired a car the whole time to...More

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    Response from Jane B, Owner at The Black Pearl at PuaikuraResponded 16 June 2017

    Kia Orana Vince & Maria, Thank you for your wonderful review - I am delighted you enjoyed your stay at The Black Pearl. Our guests appreciate our location on the sunset side of the island and of course our great beach across the road. Johnny...More

    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    The Black Pearl at Puaikura has got to be one of the best self catering accommodations in the world that we have stayed in, and we have stayed in many. Our cabana was large and airy and the kitchen facilities were excellent. Bed linen and...More

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    Response from Jane B, Owner at The Black Pearl at PuaikuraResponded 15 June 2017

    Kia Orana and a huge Meitaki for your wonderful review - high praise indeed. I am delighted you enjoyed your time with us and got to experience our nearby bars, restaurants, watch the magnificent sunsets and enjoy our beautiful beach. I realise Rarotonga is a...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    The Black Pearl provided us with an amazing area to have accom in. The Cafe next door, store & beautiful beach to snorkel in daily. Staff were accomodating & room was perfect for what we wanted whilst there. We will return again, (hopefully sooner rather...More

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    Response from Jane B, Owner at The Black Pearl at PuaikuraResponded 30 May 2017

    Kia Orana Seda, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience staying at The Black Pearl. We are delighted you liked our little resort - certainly the shop and cafe next door are super convenient for our guests and our beautiful beach is...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    Had a pool, a separate room and a kitchen. All at an affordable price, and next to a lovely sandy beach, an ice cream store and a supermarket. Would definately come back. Staff were friendly too, even had one babysit.More

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    Response from Jane B, Owner at The Black Pearl at PuaikuraResponded 19 May 2017

    Kia Orana Miranda, Thank you for your review of The Black Pearl - we are glad you enjoyed our facilities and found us affordable. The ice cream store next door is a bonus - but very dangerous for the waistline! Thanks for choosing to stay...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    Really friendly owner and staff, We felt really welcomed. Gift of beautiful fresh fruit on arrival. Amazing snorkling just across the road,the snorkling gear was provided by accommodation and the fish were beautiful and friendly. Lovley setting with the pool and bbq area. My partner...More

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    Response from Jane B, Owner at The Black Pearl at PuaikuraResponded 19 May 2017

    Kia Orana Melissa, Thank you for sharing your impression of The Black Pearl. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay - and yes, we are very lucky to have one of the best beaches on the island just across the road. The shop and cafe...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$141 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Southern Cook Islands >
    • Rarotonga >
    • Arorangi
    • Also Known As
    • Puaikura Reef Hotel Arorangi ,
    • The Black Pearl At Puaikura Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Arorangi
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    mishab7
    12 July 2017|
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    Response from Gordon R | Reviewed this property |
    No but not a problem. Yes plus staff can arrange pick up and return to local restaurants
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    12 February 2016|
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    Response from KerryCrocker | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Cher This roughly a ten Minuit drive away.
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    "Cabana's, or Pool Rooms look out onto pool"
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    "Nice clean, pleasantly decorated rooms with comfortable beds and nice linen. Serviced every second day."
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