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Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
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  • Terrible7%
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“swim up bar”(50 reviews)
“cook islands”(45 reviews)
“upstairs room”(14 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Private beach, Beachfront room, Marine reserve for great snorkelling and kayaking, SUP. Nice swimming pool. Tropical breakie nice and staff friendly. Adults only, seafood couples platter was so fresh. Would stay here again 100%. Nice comfy sun lounges and good access to free hireage of...More

1  Thank Greer L
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Kia Orana Greer, Thank you for your lovely review. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed our direct beachfront location, and the complimentary use of the snorkeling and water sports equipment. I am pleased to hear you also enjoyed your meals, and found our staff...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

A wonderful location on the island, safe waters for swimming and other water activities. Very quite and relaxing . Comfortable beds and lovely rooms. Staff are helpful and food was excellent. All in all a good time was had by all.More

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1  Thank Nannywazo
Management response:Responded 21 October 2017

Kia Orana Nannywazo, Thank you for your wonderful 5* review. We are delighted to hear you also think this is paradise, and enjoyed our wonderful location right on Aroa Lagoon Marine Reserve, with the safe swimming and quiet and relaxing environment. We are also pleased...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was not sure what to expect after some negative reviews on TripAdvisor. What we found was a solidly built building which makes it more soundproof than many more modern buildings, , good sized, absolute beachfront room with wonderful views, air conditioned and ceiling fan, if...More

1  Thank hsi52
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for your lovely feedback. I am delighted to hear you had such a wonderful relaxing break, and appreciated the natural gardens and surrounds, your delicious complimentary tropical breakfast buffet, and our friendly staff. We hope to welcome you back again soon,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were upgraded to a beachfront room in the Sanctuary [adults only] on arrival at this rather lush, spread-out resort, which is about 20 minutes from the airport. The room itself was large and well-appointed [the hairdryer was very welcome] with a huge bed looking...More

1  Thank TravellingJs
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted to hear you had a wonderful 40th Anniversary with us, and loved the absolute beachfront setting and all the facilities and amenities we have on offer for guests. It was a pleasure to host...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

A great place for a short stay. Staff were friendly, and the included breakfast was good. The food in general was a bit average, and the housekeeping slow to service your room, but on the whole a good stay. The pool was nice with a...More

2  Thank TripMembe02202017
Management response:Responded 15 March 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear you had a lovely stay, and enjoyed the complimentary tropical breakfast buffet, and complimentary water sports equipment. We have addressed your concerns regarding your feedback on food and housekeeping service. We look forward...More

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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Chris W
7 February 2018|
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Response from suemedav | Reviewed this property |
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akwales
20 August 2017|
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Response from TRBR_ResortMgr | Property representative |
Kia Orana. Thank you for your query. Please find below our WIFI rates available at the resort; $10 - 450MB $30 - 1,500MB $50 - 3,000MB WIFI access is resort wide. Please let me know if you have any further queries... More
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HelenL1000
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