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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

Aroa Beach, Cook Islands
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
US$172*
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 December 2013 via mobile

    A friend and I found The Rarotongan a great place to stay. We were friendly, patient and polite and this ment we got great friendly service in return. Of all the beaches on the island we found it to be the best location for swimming,...More

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    Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

    Kia Orana “Lpeneg” Thank you for your review in regards to your recent November 2013 stay with us at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. Firstly, we are thrilled that you enjoyed the location of The Rarotongan which is set on Aroa Beach, Rarotonga's most...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2013

    The resort pool, facilities and beach was lovely. But if you go in the off season (Nov), you can't get half the stuff advertised on their site - Hibiscus hut usually closed due to low demand. The over the counter, quick healthy snacks, salads and...More

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    Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

    Kia Orana “Amanda V” Thank you for taking the time to upload your review on your November 2013 stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. We are pleased that you enjoyed the resort pool, facilities and beachfront location offered at The Rarotongan. Our Activities...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2013

    My husband and I arrived early hours in the morning and received a wonderful welcome by hotel staff. A kind porter carted our lugguage to our room and answered all the questions we had on the way. We stayed in a garden room. It was...More

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    Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

    Kia Orana “Stacey F” Thank you for taking the time to post a lovely review with regards to your recent stay with us at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa is magnificently located beachfront to the stunning Aroa Marine...More

    Reviewed 25 November 2013 via mobile

    This is the second time I've been to this resort and was once again impressed with the staff and facilities. We had our wedding here and from the moment I emailed laisa she kept in touch and delt with my issues prompt and professionally. The...More

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    Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

    Kia Orana “Waa W” Thank you for taking the time to post a lovely review with regards to your recent stay with us at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. Congratulations once again from the team here at The Rarotongan! Laisa, Isikeli, Sekoula, Wani and...More

    Reviewed 18 November 2013

    We stayed here for 6 nights while on a family holiday. Found the staff to be friendly and easy to talk to. We stayed in a beachfront room which we were advised was a good idea to upgrade from a garden view room. Our other...More

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    Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

    Kia Orana “Kiwi-Couple001” Greetings from The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa and thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay with us! We are pleased to hear that you found our staff to be friendly and easy to talk to. Our...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    Pool & Beach (169)
    Room & Suite (151)
    Dining (62)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    nztraveller1971
    Does anyone know, can you use the resort pool if you aren't a guest and what is the charge or conditions if any? Thanks.
    11 February 2017|
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    Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
    yes u can. others were doing this while we were there not sure of the charge or if u just have to use the bar.
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    kristin b
    We are a family of 5 arriving at 130am. Should we book a car rental to get to the resort? Will we want to keep the car for the week we are there?
    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
    how much are the taxies from the airport to the resort for 2 persons and are they there at 1.30 am
    19 March 2016|
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    Response from Livi B |
    I was told about $40 but apparently you need to pre negotiate with driver on price before you get in, and also confirm with them if it is Per Person or for the whole taxi trip. I am thinking its just as cheap to book a car... More
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    Room Tips
    "Don't worry about view room. Sleep in room, short walk to beach."
    sdouglas2017, 10 days agoRead review
    "Avoid staying in any of the rooms here - I could have paid $700 for a week in 2 star accommodation that would..."
    BluesTraveller82, 1 month agoRead review
    "Garden View room was close to beach, not far from Pool & restaurant."
    Adi O, 1 month agoRead review
    "Get transport and eat elsewhere!"
    Nicole P, 2 months agoRead review
    "Rooms are all very run down and shabby."
    Carol C, 2 months agoRead review
    "sound travels easily between the beachfront rooms."
    LeanneH1, 2 months agoRead review
    "The resort is old. The upstairs garden rooms are more airy due to the high ceilings."
    whanau_travels, 2 months agoRead review
    "Dont bother with the restaurant. Eat elsewhere."
    NevillePettersson, 2 months agoRead review
    "Beach front room, ground floor."
    Argentine, 2 months agoRead review
    "best privacy with beach access, beachside suite"
    Inky913, 3 months agoRead review
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