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The Islander Hotel

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Main Road, Panama Beachfront, Avarua 0682 Cook Islands See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 23 November 2012

Having read through the reviews on Tripadvisor we had a clear idea of what to expect for this hotel. It provided a convenient place to rest for the night before heading across to Aitutaki. Our room’s ceiling fan wasn’t working and the person at the...More

3  Thank b_and_d_nz
Reviewed 23 November 2012

Not the greatest place for a holiday since the location is far from ideal BUT very convenient if you need to stay near the airport because of a late arrival and early departure like we did. I would stay here again in these circumstances.

1  Thank greentravelwriter
Reviewed 27 September 2012

We stayed here for one night on our way back to NZ from Aitutaki. I was a little hesitant as from the outside it doesn't look much but found it very clean, large rooms and surprisingly quiet. Really couldn't fault it and enjoyed being close...More

3  Thank morgandNewZealand
Reviewed 26 September 2012

Spent a night here en-route to Aitutaki. What a lovely place to stay,clean,right opposite the airport,very handy. Had one of the best meals on our trip here,fantastic. Staff were brilliant and it has the best coffee on the island. Mine host Terry is fantastic,a great...More

1  Thank billpears
Reviewed 19 August 2012 via mobile

Handy spot to wait for your red eye flight.... Particularly if u are going to Atutaki. Nice pool area, bar, restaurant. Food is very good. Public loos could do with a good clean. Really it's all about the airport.

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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, More 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! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$136 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Aquarius Rarotonga
Also Known As
Aquarius Rarotonga Avarua
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The Islander Hotel Cook Islands/Avarua, Rarotonga
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Avarua
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$136 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Aquarius Rarotonga
Also Known As
Aquarius Rarotonga Avarua
,
The Islander Hotel Cook Islands/Avarua, Rarotonga
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Avarua
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Traveller (150)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (10)
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kiwiifruit
15 August 2018|
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Response from RPTE | Property representative |
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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Response from Steven L | Reviewed this property |
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
2 weeks ago
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"Stay at another hotel"
437neild
2 weeks ago
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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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