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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

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Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Do not even bother with this resort. The customer service is the worst I've ever experienced, the rooms are rundown and the food is terrible. At one point my child ordered a mocktail- the useless bar staff put alcohol in it. Our room got made...More

7  Thank Grant271087
Reviewed 21 June 2015

We arrived to the resort at 11pm and were greeted with a lovely tropical drink and a warm welcome by the amazing staff, we also had our bags delivered to our room which was super nice after a long day. The room was really good,...More

4  Thank 12Monique-nz
Response from Haimona B, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 31 July 2015

Kia Orana Monique, Greetings from the team at The Rarotongan! Thank you for taking the opportunity to post your review of your recent stay with us. We are absolutely thrilled that you found your Beachfront Room to be incredible, and our staff to be amazing....More

Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Rooms are ok, the food is ok. I did really enjoy the beach and snorkeling. Each successive trip the place seems to be busier and noisier. Kind of reminds me of West Auckland weddings, lots of noise, alcohol, tattoos and overweight people. Felt like the...More

5  Thank Tony P
Response from Haimona B, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 31 July 2015

Kia Orana Tony, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you found your accommodation and meals to be okay. I am also pleased to hear that you really enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 17 June 2015

Raratonga was really really lovely but our stay at the Raratongan was truly awful. The room and the resort was grotty, dated and filthy with some bonus insects. The bed was ancient and our sons cot was dirty and had had huge holes in. He...More

7  Thank Jojo4141
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

We did not stay at the rarotongan we just went there for lunch and it was all round awful. Worst customer service ever, walked in didn't get a hi, had to get our own menu, waited half an hour for a waitress but walked straight...More

5  Thank bonz1998
Response from Haimona B, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 18 June 2015

Thank you for your review If you had raised your concerns with the Restaurant Manager or Duty Manager at the time they would have been pleased to be able to address your concerns right there and then. I have communicated your concerns to the Restaurant...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Concierge
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Microwave
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Spa
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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nztraveller1971
11 February 2017|
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Response from ShannaHenson |
Rarotonga is well known for this, along with its relaxed and friendly culture....YES you can go to other resorts and use their services if you're not a staying guest. In saying this there may be some exceptions regarding use... More
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kristin b
23 August 2016|
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Response from CoachTJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi...Rarotonga is very small so we only hired a car for one day and the rest of the 10 days just used local transport but of course it's handy to have one. We took a taxi to the Rarotongan on arrival and didn't prebook. We... More
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kiwihenk
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Response from shelley h | Reviewed this property |
If you dont have much luggage hire a scooter...the airport transfers are a total rip off..
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"Second story garden view rooms with a balcony have more privacy"
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"We stayed in the beachfront suite. Very good value for money."
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"block 200 is beach side and away from pool. block 400 is garden rooms and very close to beach."
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"Deluxe beachfront suite 106 &107"
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