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    Aro'a Beachside Inn

    Ara Tapu, Arorangi, Cook Islands
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          US$427
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          Overview
          • Excellent79%
          • Very good17%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
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          Reviewed 30 May 2015

          The perfect location for a relaxing holiday with a lovely warm welcome and fresh fruit and flowers in our villa on our arrival. We spent 10 glorious days at Aro'a and could not have wished for a better place to stay. The accomodation is comfortable...More

          1  Thank kinnykat
          Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 31 May 2015

          Kia Orana Rob & Brenda, Thank you so much for your fantastic review. It was really fun having you all here. I'll pass on your thanks to our wonderful team and we really look forward to seeing you again. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the...More

          Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

          On our recent trip, we were fortunate to stumble on the Aroa Beachside inns beautiful shipwreck bar. We enjoyed it so much that we went to three of their BBQ nights which I highly recommend to anyone thinking of visiting the Island. On our next...More

          1  Thank ChrissyBaldock85
          Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 3 June 2015

          Kia Orana Chrissy & Pete, Great to hear from you and many thanks for your fantastic review. Really pleased that you enjoyed the BBQ evenings, and thanks for the recommendation. We look forward to seeing you both back as guests here next time you come...More

          Reviewed 28 May 2015

          We had stayed here last year and loved the place, room 107. This year not so much it started as soon as we arrived on the Friday afternoon, the driver picked us up and greeted us with leis full of ants! There was no one...More

          Thank Mary W
          Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 31 May 2015

          Kia Orana Mary W, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, we value your comments. I think we had some misunderstandings. As we explained to you at the time, we never guarantee a particular room we only guarantee a room...More

          Reviewed 13 May 2015

          Perfect location for a totally relaxing island holiday. Our thanks to Geraldine, Steve, Nane, Te Mana, Alone, Max, Celine, Stephanie, Rangi and Super K for their cheerfulness, friendship, great service and great cooking - try the chilli. Nothing was too much trouble and all of...More

          1  Thank Stephen J
          Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 15 May 2015

          Kia Orana Donna & Steve, Thank you so much for your superb review, really pleased that you had such a fantastic break. I'll pass on your kind words to our wonderful staff. We hope to see you back next year. It was a pleasure having...More

          Reviewed 5 May 2015

          Like others we enjoyed our 7 day stay, it will be longer next time. It should be said Aro'a is not a flashy, showy resort - thanks heavens for that! Aro'a is a small, casual, wonderfully calming and relaxing place in the perfect location, aligning...More

          1  Thank dink_45
          Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 6 May 2015

          Kia Orana Di, Thank you for your fantastic review of our little slice of paradise. So pleased that you enjoyed the unique atmosphere of the Aro'a Beachside Inn & Shipwreck Hut, we do work really hard to create the right ambience so it looks like...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$162 - US$285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          • Location
          • Cook Islands >
          • Southern Cook Islands >
          • Rarotonga >
          • Arorangi
          • Also Known As
          • Aro`a Beachside Hotel Arorangi ,
          • Aro'a Beachside Inn Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Arorangi
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          Traveller (145)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          fireyfearn
          Just wondering if The Shipwreck Hut has a happy hour each afternoon?
          16 May 2017|
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          Response from AroaBeach | Property representative |
          Kia Orana, Steve here, the Shipwreck Hut opens at 5:00pm every day. Every hour is happy hour. 😁
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          lullysechelt
          Hi, just wondering if there are bicycles at the resort Said on the web page there is, but no one has given any reviews about bicycles. Also, is the water safe to drink in the room? Getting mixed reviews about the water on the Island. Thanks!
          27 January 2017|
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          Response from Steve M | Property representative |
          Hi, Steve here, owner of the Aro'a Beachside Inn. Sorry no bicycles at the resort bit there is a bike rental place a couple of hundred metres away. Water is safe to drink at the resort, some places is ok, others not. Best to... More
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