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Aro'a Beachside Inn

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“shipwreck bar”(14 reviews)
“bar meals”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

We had a wonderful stay at Aroa Beachside Inn. Everyone was so welcoming and really helped us with recommendations and booking activities and restaurants. We really enjoyed being in a small hotel, where you weren't just another guest. Great facilities, beachside rooms. All you need...More

Thank Jess M
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 2 September 2015

Kia Orana Jess, Thanks for your fantastic review, so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and our recommendations. I'll pass your thanks onto to everyone. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the A Team.

Reviewed 31 August 2015

We have been to Rarotonga 12 times so I guess we have a reasonable background to judge. We stayed here two years ago when the property was under different owners and I am glad to say that the new owners, Steve and Geraldine have kept...More

1  Thank hexagongrouper
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 2 September 2015

Kia Orana, Thank you for your great review. It is always important to us to hear from returning guests so thank you for your feedback, it confirms that we are on the right track. Hope to see you back here soon. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

What can you say other than the staff and setting are great; away from Muri beach tourist centre but a short drive which was easily arranged with help from Steve and Geraldine. It was our first trip to Rarotonga and to Aro'a Beachside Inn -...More

Thank DCParsons
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 31 August 2015

Kia Orana, Thank you for your fantastic review. We really enjoyed having you here and are looking forward to seeing you again for Christmas. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the A Team.

Reviewed 29 August 2015

We were delighted with our stay at Aroa Beachside Inn. The staff were welcoming, helpful and lots of fun and the accommodation was superb. We had a deluxe unit with a seaview and the beach was right on the door step. Unlike other resorts, Aroa...More

Thank scottie7772015
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 31 August 2015

Kia Orana, Thank you so much for your superb review, we are all so pleased that you enjoyed your time here. Come and see us again soon. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the A Team.

Reviewed 18 August 2015

Have been staying here frequently for the best part of 8 years and wouldn't want anywhere else. Great Crew who go out of there way to make life easy. Where else can you finish your day with a million dollar view whilst enjoying a cold...More

Thank Exsportz
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 29 August 2015

Kia Orana, Thank you for your review. As we are still fairly new at this and you being a long term returning guest, to hear your feedback, was especially important. We hope to see you soon, Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the A Team.

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Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$158 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$158 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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culturevulture2017
25 August 2017|
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Response from AroaBeach | Property representative |
Kia Orana Stephanie, Steve here, sorry we don't have a sailing dingy here. We do have kayaks and SUP's though. There is a sailing club at Muri, I think you can rent them from there. :-)
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fireyfearn
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
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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"Sea view deluxe rooms are awesome"
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"beautiful beach, quiet location, basic accommodation"
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"Lovely room on the first floor near the shipwreck bar."
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"Beach front rooms have the best view"
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