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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

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  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Special Rate: 30% OFF! From $256 p/n
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

Fortunately my wife and I and our 9 year old son were able to stay here for three nights at late notice as we had abandoned our pre-booked stay at the Edgewater resort (see review). We enjoyed our stay at the Rarotongan, especially the snorkelling...More

Thank drK99
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Rooms were average size. Great location for snorkelling and outdoor activities. Amazing spa treatments, very professional service. Resort staff were also friendly and accommodating. More suitable to families and friend groups.

1  Thank Emma A
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We didn't stay at this resort but did have lunch there one day. I have to admit that my expectations were not high as the resort looks run down and in need of some money being spent to renovate it. However our lunch was excellent....More

Thank PerthAustraliaSusan
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Nice Hotel,nice beach and the lovely staff was amazing. Had a beach front room and after they had to do some maintains work next door, we were moved to a beach suit for the rest of our stay. We loved everything and we will come...More

2  Thank Tasajeli
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Do not even bother with this resort. The customer service is the worst I've ever experienced, the rooms are rundown and the food is terrible. At one point my child ordered a mocktail- the useless bar staff put alcohol in it. Our room got made...More

7  Thank Grant271087
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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
Multilingual Staff
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
Details
Price range
US$161 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$161 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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nztraveller1971
11 February 2017|
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Response from ShannaHenson |
Rarotonga is well known for this, along with its relaxed and friendly culture....YES you can go to other resorts and use their services if you're not a staying guest. In saying this there may be some exceptions regarding use... More
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kristin b
23 August 2016|
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Response from CoachTJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi...Rarotonga is very small so we only hired a car for one day and the rest of the 10 days just used local transport but of course it's handy to have one. We took a taxi to the Rarotongan on arrival and didn't prebook. We... More
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kiwihenk
19 March 2016|
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Response from shelley h | Reviewed this property |
If you dont have much luggage hire a scooter...the airport transfers are a total rip off..
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Room Tips
"Bed mattress & pillows all good, maybe somewhere to hang wet swimming gear would be good."
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"The upstairs rooms have the best views"
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"simply do not stay here"
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"We stayed in the garden rooms, they were quiet with a tranquil garden view, 1 minute walk to the beach"
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