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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Beautiful sea view room with about 5 steps to the sea, and a couple of close islands to swim or kayak to. The food could do with quite some improvement and the wine list is average. The staff are fabulous!

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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed with 3 and 6 year old in 2 bedroom poolside villa. Air conditioning in living area and main bedroom, easy to cook own meals, kids loved the pool. We did self service and got replacement towels as required and cooked most of own meals. Plenty of space, resort is wrist at this time of year and we must...

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Reviewed 27 January 2016

Muri Beach is definately the best location on Rarotonga, and the Muri Beach Resort great placce to stay. I stayed with my parents for a week over christmas. The villas are basic but clean and comfy, and theres a great pool and dining area. But the highlight is the location. Situated right on the lagoon you can use the resorts...

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1Thank zars_b
Bondi, Australia
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I stayed at Muri Beach Resort for a couple of nights. A small resort right on the Muri Beach - that allows the use of non motorised water sports for free. Yes - perfect for me. My villa was nicely air conditioned with ceiling fan, and my room had cooking facilities, and with the corner shop 2 minute walk away,...

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2Thank Raangi
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 January 2016

What an amazing place to stay! Staff were all so friendly and helpful. The room was perfect for us, even had a little kitchen so we could store cold food and drinks, and we could have cooked if we wanted. The bathroom was so clean and there was even a spa bath! Facilities were all so clean and tidy. There...

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1Thank Sand_N77
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 December 2015

The garden villa provided everything we needed to be self sufficient, plus secluded outdoor loungers and table and chairs if you wanted time to relax on your own. Close to the Aqua Bar and the pool. The resort provided paddle boards and kayaks, snorkels, masks and reef shoes. Breakfast was part of the deal and was at the neighbouring resort...

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1Thank 656glen49
Marton, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Beach feont location with beatifully stynning views! I enjoyed my stay here and plan to go back again, some of the staff were awesome and made you feel very welcome. Food at the resteraunt was awesome especially the buffet breakfast every morning.

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1Thank Janice T
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Good location, that's about it...much nicer places to stay close by for cheaper. The place is Eco-friendly which basically means they don't have to clean it. The bathroom needed a good scrub with jif, and the rooms themselves have dirty linen and curtains. The bar was hardly ever open...I would stay at Muri Beachclub next time.

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3Thank Nicky R
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We stayed here for Christmas 2012. We were attracted by the location (at the best end of the island) and the fact that it was aimed at couples without children. The food was brilliant at the resort, and it was also within a few minutes walk of the famous Flame Tree restaurant. The beach is excellent for canoeing and snorkeling...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Great location, close to beach and walking distance to several restaurants. Resort has half dozen kayaks free to use in the lagoon which is great fun. But accommodation is very tired. We stayed here 2 years ago and at that time the staff said the rooms were tired and needed some attention to bring them up to standard so we...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Absolute beachfront on Muri. This intimate boutique resort offers 20 beautifully decorated deluxe self-contained villas and apartments. These well-appointed units feature air-conditioning, Jacuzzi spa baths, insect screens, TV/DVD, in-house movies, Wi-Fi internet, IDD telephones. And all of this is set amongst tropically landscaped gardens. When not enjoying the stunning views from the beachfront deck, enjoy lazing by the large swimming pool sipping tropical cocktails. The resorts beautiful poolside Polynesian style cafe & cocktail bar which is surrounded by tropical gardens is al-fresco dining Island style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Muri Beach Resort

Address: Main Road, Muri Village | P.O. Box 146, Muri, Cook Islands (Formerly Shangri-La Beach Cottages)
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Muri
Price Range: RM767 - RM1,459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Muri Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Muri Beach Hotel Muri
Muri Beach Resort Cook Islands - Rarotonga
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“Poolside rooms are all great standalone, there are joined together ones closer to the beach. Rooms are peaceful with air con and fans.”
 of 5 bubbles PauleLec, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms around the gardens/pool, may be more sheltered when it is windy on the beachfront”
 of 5 bubbles _judithgearry, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Any of the rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles 889dianeh, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 10, 11 and 12 are very private”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All good and well appointed, all off main road so quiet at night, bring era plugs for Roosters”
 of 5 bubbles jacadnz, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
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