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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

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Aroa Lagoon Marine Reserve Aroa, Aroa Beach Cook Islands See on map
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First impressions were terrible,the girl on front desk when we arrived on Tues 13 Nov 2018 10pm,was surly to say the least,i would NEVER employ her on front desk anywhere,totally rude and offhand!!!!!certainly not what I expected from Raro! Other than that....it was a lovely...More

Thank Catherine T
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

I absolutely fell in love with the resort, the food, and of course the island people! What a wonderful visit from start to finish!! Don't forget to feed the fish, what fun that was. I turned sixty on this trip and it was the best...More

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Management response:Responded 19 June 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you for your lovely review. I am thrilled to hear that you chose our resort to celebrate your milestone birthday. It sounds like it was truly memorable, and we are delighted to be a part of your special memories. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Recently my family and I stayed at the Rarotongan Beach resort and spa and from the moment we got to the Rarotongan airport to the moment we left Raro we had trouble with this resort. My partner and I had booked transfers months in advance...More

Thank Amanda P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were married at the rarotongan in Nov 2018. Absolutley amazing could not fault a thing. Our room was right on the beach and had the best beach by far with heaps of sea creatures for snorkeling and beautiful white sand with amazing sunsets. June...More

Thank FarAway24133578035
Response from Guide728154, Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 2 days ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium. We are delighted to hear you had a fantastic wedding, with everything organised to perfection by June, our wedding planner. With years of experience she...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our third visit to the Rarotongan, and another great stay so will be returning again in the future. The beach is one of the best on the island, with excellent snorkeling and the resort facilities in general are also very good. There are...More

Thank Julie170473
Response from Guide728154, Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 2 days ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium. We are thrilled that you have returned to find the many improvements we have been working on enjoyable. Our complimentary continental tropical buffet includes seasonal...More

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Slip off your watch, your shoes, your cares and immerse yourself in paradise at the renowned Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. Hand feed the friendly reef fish or snorkel straight off the white sands of More Aroa Beach in the crystal clear blue waters of Aroa Lagoon Marine Reserve and enjoy Rarotonga’s best snorkeling (the resort’s guided Night Snorkeling Tours are a special treat!). The all-tide lagoon is also perfect for stand-up paddleboarding and kayaking, included as part of The Rarotongan’s extensive FREE Daily Activities Programme. The Rarotongan is located directly on Rarotonga’s best white sandy beach, Aroa Beach, on the island’s sunshine southwest coast. The Rarotongan is also Rarotonga’s most family-friendly resort and offers FREE Moko’s Kids Club, Little Dolphin’s Mini Waterpark and Teen Zone. Kids & Teens Stay & Play FREE (aged to 16 years)! Kids aged 4-11 years Play Free @ Moko’s Kids Club, and teens aged 12-16 years Play Free in Teen Zone. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
111
Price range
US$150 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Rarotongan Beach Resort And Spa
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The Rarotongan Beach Hotel Aroa Beach
,
Rarotongan Beach Resort Spa
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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa Aroa Beach, Rarotonga
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Aroa Beach
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
111
Price range
US$150 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Rarotongan Beach Resort And Spa
,
The Rarotongan Beach Hotel Aroa Beach
,
Rarotongan Beach Resort Spa
,
The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa Aroa Beach, Rarotonga
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Aroa Beach
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Dining (75)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
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CAMoyle
22 August 2018|
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Response from Geoff-Dale | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we always hire a car as it is cheap and easy to drive around the island. There are shuttles at the airport for every flight that lands regardless of the time. We use Rarotongan rentals for car hire. I hope this helps.
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Melissa M
18 July 2018|
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Yes. If you take a left out of the resort, there are a couple of convenient stores within walking distance. The farther store sells ice cream by the scoop - CITC Kavera Store google and there is a news article about the... More
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Melissa M
18 July 2018|
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Response from sally c | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just saw this post. Not really within walking distance but a local bus goes directly by the foyer regularly so there's no problem getting about. My advice stay elsewhere. This resort is extremely run down. Even... More
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"Western side rooms with sea view"
109sullym
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"It pays to select a suite room if you are going with a family. If budget is priority, then a garden room..."
chq0176
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"beach front"
942jasc
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"I have nothing to advise but do not choose here!"
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