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The Islander Hotel

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The Islander Airport Hotel is a great value for money 3 star beachfront hotel directly across the road from Rarotonga International Airport on the waterfront featuring 13 Cabanas, Coco Grill Restaurant, Tiki Bar, pool, outdoor dining, sandy beach, daily sunsets, low-cost wifi, Sky Sports on Big Screen, Live bands and unpretentious island style service from a team of dedicated Islanders. Our HULA bar on the beach offers all day happy hour from 11am to 11pm Mon to Sun with NZD3.50 beers, spirits, wines and soft drinks. Bring your own music with our 'U-DJ' product. Great for friends and family who wish to soak in Rarotonga's warm sunshine with cold cold drinks!
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Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Paid Wifi
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Paid Internet
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Rarotonga Airport0 km
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended to come here for food and drinks and the hula bar next door. But it was a big disappointment! We almost walked out and should have done as the service was so slow. My food felt like it was reheated (fried chicken...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Foodhoppers
Reviewed 1 November 2018

The Islander Hotel is conveniently located near the airport and not very far away from "town". Rooms are spacious, clean, basic. The swimming pool is really a pond for kids, and breakfast is a funny thing. If you sleep there (as I did for one...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank silvia_frisia
Reviewed 30 October 2018

There is a noisy bar 20 feet from the guests rooms that is open until 11.30 p.m.. Do not be fooled by the photo of the pool, it is not outside and is actually inside the dining area ( I kid you not). Mostly the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Neil D
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

As most restaurant and bars are closed on Sunday in Raro there is limited chose to eat so we headed for Islander, top marks for the location and view but the food was only ok and the service was poor. Maybe more staff would have...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank marklV5102XU
Reviewed 2 October 2018

As with other reviews this is just about waiting for the plane the plane. A short walk from Rarotongas main airport building this is a great place to wait for your transfer and leave your luggage for a very reasonable few dollars and wander into...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Edmund N
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kiwiifruit
15 August 2018|
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The Breakfast Buffet features hot items (eggs, bacon, sausages, tomatoes, mushrooms, baked beans, pancakes) and cold items (fruit, cereal, muffins, toast & spreads) with orange juice, iced water, coffee, tea, hot chocolate... More
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bellacabo
29 May 2018|
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Yes - you can. No charge. Just order food and beverages and enjoy your last day on Rarotonga before your fly home.
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bellacabo
29 May 2018|
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Yep. They charge you to hold your bags and then you can use the facilities. 5 bucks from memory
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Room Tips
"All rooms can be noisy"
silvia_frisia
31 Oct 2018
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"Stay at another hotel"
437neild
30 Oct 2018
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"We didn't use any sorry."
edmundn48
2 Oct 2018
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"All rooms are average and the same"
Pcraggs
3 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$106 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
aquarius rarotonga avarua
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Aquarius Rarotonga
LOCATION
Cook IslandsSouthern Cook IslandsRarotongaAvarua
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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