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Reviewed 5 September 2014 via mobile

5 of us, all friends stayed in this beautifully maintained villa for a week. Just falling into a wonderful white sand beach from our deck. Grilling fresh fish on the barbecue. Strolling up the road for the freshest salads. Kayak around the corner for coffee! We couldn't ask for anything more.

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RarotongaHolidayer, Manager at Sands Villas, responded to this review

We're so glad you and your friends enjoyed your time with us at Sands Villas. Must be about time you were planning your next trip aye? Until next time, Kia Manuia from all of us here on Titikaveka beach!

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 September 2014

I've been back many times over the last 15 years and everytime gets better and better. The villa is well kept, service is delightful and a perfect choice for family and friends to kick up there feet, relax and enjoy the lagoon. The villa has everything you need to be self contained, but I highly recommend exploring the restaurants and...

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RarotongaHolidayer, Owner at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana and meitaki maata for choosing Sands Villas as your home away from home. We love hearing from our returning guests who keep coming back to our little piece of paradise and who make up our extended Sands Villas family. Kia Manuia from our family to yours, Peter, Jolene, Rongo, Pike, Vaine and April.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Really lovely private villa right on the most beautiful exotic beach, it comfortably accommodates 3 couples. The kayaking, snorkeling & walking are perfect. Cars are easy to hire and the island lovely to explore. There are some restaurants nearby but we had lots of barbecues and lovely fresh fruit & vegetables from the stalls on the roadside and fresh fish...

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RarotongaHolidayer, Manager at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Meitaki maata (thank you) for choosing to spend your time in paradise with us at Sands Villas. We encourage you to join our Facebook page to get all the up to date specials and latest news about Sands Villas. Until next time, Kia Manuia!

Cobble Hill, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 4 September 2014

We had the most incredible two weeks staying at the Sands Villas. My family rented all three villas and loved each one for different reasons. All of the villas were well stocked with everything you might need, well laid out for each families needs and clean. The location of these villas has to be rated as "the best"! Walk off...

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RarotongaHolidayer, Manager at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to do a review but most importantly for choosing to spend such a special family occasion at our villas. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit to paradise!

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Lovely villas with everything you need. Best holiday accommodation I've ever had. It was the perfect get away with some girlfriends. Big open spaces to hang out in and sunbath. Great decks for socialising and having drinks. The beach was very quiet and well keep, much more so than Muri. Nothing is far away on the island so its definitely...

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RarotongaHolidayer, Owner at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Meitaki Maata (thank you) for choosing to stay with us at Sands Villas. Like you and your girlfriends, our visitors keep coming back because of our stunning private beach, incredible snorkelling and friendly staff. See you next time!

Kerikeri, Northland, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Great facility in a wonderful location. We had a fabulous stay here and would definitely return. The service from management was excellent. The rental car was available for pick up at the airport and the staff were friendly and courteous. Although we had to leave at midnight to catch our flight, there was still a staff member on hand to...

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RarotongaHolidayer, Owner at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Sands Villas, Mike. Our staff are all family and treat the property as their own. We see our guests as great new additions to that family. We look forward to your next visit, please make sure you let our reservations person know you are returning guests for a special discount. Kia Manuia, The Sands...

Whangarei, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 August 2014

This was just the perfect place to stay in Raratonga. Owners were very helpful. Facilities great and location was perfect. Snorkeling was very good. We had three couples and there was plenty of room. Deck was very large and wonderful for evening meals. Would totally recommend this villa.

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RarotongaHolidayer, Manager at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Meitaki Maata for choosing to spend your holiday with us at Sands Villas. We're so glad you all had a great time and enjoyed our villas as much as we do! They are great for groups of your size looking for a no fuss, relaxing holiday. Until next time, Kia Manuia from Peter, Jolene, Rongo, Pike, April, Vaine and Blake...

Manchester
Reviewed 2 August 2014

We had a brilliant time staying at Sands Villas for a week in a wedding party. The villas themselves are well designed; it's easy to find privacy, and the decks and lounges are great for socialising. The beach is great, unspoilt and quiet compared to Muri (though only 5 minutes drive from the cafes round there) and the snorkelling seemed...

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RarotongaHolidayer, General Manager at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Thank you guys for staying with us at Sands Villas and also for taking the time to do a review for us. We loved having you all here and so glad the little one enjoyed herself. Our beach here in Titikaveka is certainly the best spot for snorkelling, kayaking and lazy dips in the sea. We look forward to your...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2014

We had an amazing week here with friends, occupying all three of the villas and we had our own little bit of paradise. The beach is beautiful and pretty much all ours for the week. Great for enjoying the warm water of the lagoon and exploring with kayaks that were made available for all. Great deck, with a nice bit...

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RarotongaHolidayer, General Manager at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Thank you Si for your review. We're so glad you and the rest of the wedding party enjoyed your stay with us. It was certainly very fun having you all here! We hope to see you back in our piece of paradise again soon- we'll keep the beers cold in the meantime!

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Fantastic place to chill with family and friends. The deck is perfect for wines at sunset and yoga in the morning! Gorgeous spot. Lovely large room to suit a honeymooning couple! Great with kitchen facilities!

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RarotongaHolidayer, Owner at Sands Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana. Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Sands Villas Rarotonga! We're pleased you had a great stay and found our villas romantic. We'll see you next time!

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sands Villas are three, 3 bedroom uniquely styled modern villas nestled on a premier beachfront property in Titikaveka. Our southern beach boasts white sand, palm trees and turquoise waters perfect for snorkelling and swimming. Book one villa for a romantic escape or all three for a wedding, birthday or great family holiday. The choice is yours. But be warned... Your first trip will certainly not be your last! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sands Villas

Address: PO Box 3159, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Titikaveka
Price Range: RM1,266 - RM1,613 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sands Villas 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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