We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Amuri Sands, Aitutaki

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Aitutaki
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

116 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
There are newer reviews for Amuri Sands, Aitutaki
See the most recent reviews
Showing 110: English reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Spend 4 nights here and would definitely stay again. Mark our host greeted us at the airport and helped us with scooter hire. Room was clean and adequate for our needs and would definitely stay here again.

Thank nekkro
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 September 2013

My beautiful new Wife & I spent a week at Amuri Sands mid July for our Honeymoon. We were greeted by Mark with our beautiful flower garlands & so started our Aitutaki adventure! As everyone has already mentioned, Mark is a great host. Able to book whatever you want to do & puts up the tides & weather forecast each...

2Thank LeonChch
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We spent 3 days here and really enjoyed our time! Mark went out of his way to be very kind and the property is beautiful and clean. We rented a scooter through Mark and had a great time snorkeling with TeKing. The water colors here are spectacular! Also enjoyed wonderful fish and chips at Puffys and a great lunch at...

Thank TravelforfunSeattle
San Diego, California
Reviewed 12 August 2013

After a butt-numbing ten hour flight from California, a rainy layover in Rarotonga, and another fifty minute flight courtesy of a rather young looking pilot, Poppy welcomed us under bright blue skies at the tiny Aitutaki airport with her rockin' tan, warm smile, and a couple of fresh, sweet smelling leis. We drove a short five or so minutes to...

2Thank cocochelle678
Whangaparaoa, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 August 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at Amuri Sands. We were there for 9 nights. Mark works hard to make it a good experience for his guests without being intrusive. We chose Amuri Sands because of the reviews and the snorkelling close by. We were not disappointed. The snorkeling is good straight in front of Amuri Sands, especially if you go...

Thank ted z
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 July 2013

If I have to turn 50 it has to be in paradise......so started our quest to find the "best" place to stay on Aitutaki. Two months of research and finally the decision made, then the nervous wait to find if our dates were available. Success! Months later we arrive to a beautiful balmy Aitutaki afternoon. Mark collected us from the...

1Thank Julie C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 July 2013

My wife and I stayed at Amuri Sands for around 6 days and loved every minute. The bungalow is positioned in the best part of Aitutaki (for us), with wonderful snorkelling, walks, restaurants and shops nearby. Imagine sitting on the back deck, cold beer in hand, looking through the coconut palms to the aqua lagoon. Paradise! Mark really made our...

Thank dongavich
Reviewed 29 May 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed here for only 2 nights but we wanted to stay for 20 nights :-) It's a wonderful place to stay. We had a clean and nice room with direct access to the beach. And there are only 2 rooms so you don't have problems with "a crowded place". We would recommend it to everybody to...

1Thank krogiers
Reviewed 21 April 2013

My husband and I stayed for 12 full days at Amuri Sands and are glad we skipped Rarotonga as a friend advised. We were looking for a simple, lower cost stay where we could snorkel off the beach everyday which we did. All the kudos given to Mark are all very true! We had immediate access to the beach and...

2Thank vi_bc_girl
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 March 2013

My wife Kim and I spent the first 10 days of our honeymoon at Amuri Sands. It was the perfect place to start our stay on this wonderful island. We'd read all the previous reviews and weren't disappointed. In fact Amuri Sands exceeded our expectations. Mark is the perfect host - friendly and relaxed, yet knowledgeable and helpful. He organised...

1Thank batonage

105 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (104)
View from Room (14)
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Pool/Beach Area (22)
Room/Suite (9)
Other (52)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (1)
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Aitutaki hotels
1.3 km away
Pacific Resort Aitutaki
Pacific Resort Aitutaki
#2 of 10 in Aitutaki
1,053 reviews
0.9 km away
Aitutaki Escape
Aitutaki Escape
#4 of 10 in Aitutaki
147 reviews
2.9 km away
Aitutaki Village
Aitutaki Village
#5 of 10 in Aitutaki
144 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.1 km away
Etu Moana
Etu Moana
#1 of 10 in Aitutaki
858 reviews
0.5 km away
Tamanu Beach
Tamanu Beach
#3 of 10 in Aitutaki
428 reviews
3.3 km away
Aitutaki Lagoon Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kia Orana, and welcome to Amuri Sands, Aitutaki. We are a family-run business with 2 chalets on the beachfront on the west coast of Aitutaki, Cook Islands. We provide budget accommodation for your self-catering needs and are positioned near dining outlets and shops. The beach we are positioned on has some of the best snorkeling on the island. We look forward to you staying with us. Kia Manuia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amuri Sands, Aitutaki

Address: Main Rd, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Aitutaki
Price Range: €68 - €85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Amuri Sands, Aitutaki Hotel Aitutaki
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Amuri Sands, Aitutaki staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Amuri Sands, Aitutaki staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Two units available and both are great.”
 of 5 bubbles 261janetv, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“can't go wrong as both are the same.”
 of 5 bubbles alisonk461, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms have the same outlook etc, nothing to choose between them.”
 of 5 bubbles janey57NZ, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Both bungalows are private and have great sea views”
 of 5 bubbles 115keitht, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Chickens next door roost on the north , but crow on both sides so repeat visitors just stick with the side they started with.”
 of 5 bubbles quietisnice, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
5 of 5