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Porirua, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Spent a fantastic 11 days at Aroko in a lagoon-view bungalow. Sonny and the team were very accommodating and friendly. A peaceful location with fantastic views of the lagoon and the motus. Beautiful gardens and well maintained. A good stroll down the road to the centre of the village where you can find all your needs. Many thanks to Sonny...

3Thank Rosa19662013
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Thanks, Sonny! What a great couple of days I had at Aroko. Perfect location and gorgeous view! This isn't fancy, but you don't need fancy when you have the beautiful lagoon on your doorstep. I stayed here for a few nights by myself after my friends had left the island. A lovely way to end my trip. Yay for Raro!

2Thank Summertimelove2012
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We spent 2 weeks with Sonny at Aroko. We had a lagoon-view bungalow right on Muri lagoon, with a postcard view of the lagoon from one end to the other. Sonny and his staff were very accommodating and informative, and Sonny was very flexible in handling our requests. The bungalow was clean and neat, very cost-effective, and suited us well....

2Thank Paul K
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Thanks very much for having us for a lovely second stay at Aroko Bungalows. Sonny, you make everything so easy - and the surprise upgrade to a lagoon view bungalow was much appreciated. Waking up to that beautiful view each morning was fantastic. We enjoyed the short stroll to Muri beach and the use of the kayaks for leisurely trips...

1Thank NatWellington
Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

Price of bungalows was very affordable, its no 5 star resort but very tidy and comfortable and yes you will have the best view if you stay in lagoon bungalows but overall anyone staying here will get the joy of enjoying the view, bbq and deck awesome for family and friend gatherings:) sonny was very helpful and such a friendly...

1Thank lawrenceandmary
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 24 September 2014

To Sonny and Aroko Crew. We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Aroko Bungalows. The team was most helpful during our stay and is a fantastic location for most activities in Rarotonga. Muri Beach was a feature of our visit and provided us with many interesting attractions nearby. Sonny provided comprehensive knowledge of the area and insight into Cook Islands Culture,...

2Thank Jeremy N Julz T
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We had booked at another nearby place but the place was too far from Muri and there was too much late night noise and traffic where our room was located. We kept on driving by Aroko and thought "why didn't we know about this place?" and decided to drop and see if they had availability. Sonny greeted us and said...

3Thank brilliantbry
Carlsbad, CA
Reviewed 5 August 2014

This place is in the best spot in Raro. Gorgeous views of offshore motus, quiet, relaxing and comfortable. Now if only Sonny could control the rain...he manages the rest so well! Make sure you walk down to the Muri Night Market for dinners. Awesome plates of gourmet food for the cheapest price on island. We walked down to the beach...

2Thank CB Asker
Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 July 2014

I have just returned from a 5 night stay at the Aroko Bungalows and must say that I was very well looked after. Loved the individual bungalows, the front desk is amazing and Soony, thank you for helping when required. Would be very happy to come ans stay again at any time. Thank you Maggie

1Thank MaggieAsplet
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We had a very pleasant stay at Aroko. Our unit had every facility we needed. Our bed was comfortable, and kitchen and bathroom facilities well maintained. The linen and towels were changed and the unit cleaned to a good standard frequently. The manager Sonny was friendly and helpful, and looked after all our needs. The gardener was also friendly and...

1Thank sail0r22

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aroko Bungalows are snugly nestled amidst swaying palms and fragrant tropical flowers beside the peaceful waters of Muri Lagoon. Overlooking historic Avana Passage where the seven canoes set sail for Aotearoa(New Zealand) in the 1300's, Aroko Bungalows take full advantage of this magical South Pacific location. Our self-contained Open studio style(Basic kitchen, shower/toilet with Hot water) bungalows offer peace & quiet for the discerning traveler. We are located within walking distance from grocery, dive shop, restaurants, and world famous Muri Lagoon. Enjoy a romantic getaway or celebrate your family event with us! We offer affordability..because you deserve only the best! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aroko Bungalows

Address: PO Box 850 | Muri Beach, Ngatangiia, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Ngatangiia
Price Range: RM390 - RM482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aroko Bungalows 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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