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Tropical Sands

Main Ring Road | East side of the island, Avarua, Cook Islands
011 682 23 564
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“hermit crabs” (5 reviews)
“own pace” (2 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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1 - 5 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tropical sands is with out a doubt one of the cleanest properties on the Island! Beautifully decorated with carvings, paintings and even rock sculptures everywhere. The best location for whale migration season, they just pop out of the water right in front of you. Personally,...More

Thank Nelson_R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Tropical Sands is a real home away from home! It was the perfect place for a week's holiday with my two kids in their early 20s. We stayed in the two bedroom bungalow which was spacious, comfortable, clean and had two bathrooms. Bonus. :) We...More

Thank jowriter172
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The couple running these 5 cottages are friendly as long as they make mistakes and then they turn really unprofessional. They come to your cottage in the evening asking you to turn of the light. We also had booked a fishing trip but the trip...More

Thank 767tyttit
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

A five-star resort it might not be, but it was just about perfect for what we wanted. Tranquil, secluded, close to the sea, within sound of the crashing waves ... I could go on. Notwithstanding initial appearances, this really is a fantastic place to spend...More

Thank Mitch P
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a week. The owners Rudy and Kanoe are very friendly and helpful. Kanoe met us at 6am and got us settled in our bungalows. The bungalows were clean and well kept. They water, tea, coffee and milk for us. On the...More

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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Room amenities
  • Refrigerator in room
Details
  • Price range
  • US$78 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 3
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  • Location
  • Cook Islands >
  • Southern Cook Islands >
  • Rarotonga >
  • Avarua
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bertandjenny
22 October 2017|
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Response from Mitch P | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know when it changed hands but the current owners are American, from Hawaii. They are extremely friendly and efficient.
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"I stayed in #4 which was very nice, ground level with ocean view, I will try #5 next time as it is elevated"
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"Bungalow 1 and 5 is the best for a sea view and quieter"
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"If you can request the beach side villa facing the ocean, you will be very pleased! But email in advance to..."
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"Seriously, pay the bit extra and get the beachfront (not beach view) unit - unit 1."
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