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Backpackers International

PO Box 878, Cook Islands
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible18%
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“big kitchen” (2 reviews)
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Kiikii Inn & Suites
57 reviews
#5 of 5 hotels in Avarua
 
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16 reviews
#73 of 78 Speciality lodging in Rarotonga
 
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33 reviews
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#13 of 13 Speciality lodging in Aitutaki
 
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1 - 5 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

In need of a handyman and some TLC yet It's got everything one needs to get by in a tropical paradise. Great value for money and a big CHEERS 🍻To Bill who added value to our stay on the island as well. I recommend the...More

Thank Mzbatt
Reviewed 1 week ago

You get what you pay for basically. There's some food stores nearby and you can easily catch the bus from the main road. The room was clean and shower and toilet facilities were fine too. There was no running water for a short period of...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok to start with, the hostel itself with it´s facilities isn´t particularly outstanding, but hey, what do you expect from the cheapest place on the Island. It is very basic, but in the end there´s all you need. What made my stay is the People....More

1  Thank Tatz15
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Rarotonga one of the beautifull places on earth i think. This backpacker is indeed very cheap but in the end your stay wont feel as good, staying at this place. Specialy if your perseonality / lifestile is more "hippie"/ happy/ not "german" style - lets...More

Thank STarAlek
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We really enjoyed our stay at this hostel due to the good location, good price and nice backpackers we met. The hostel was also clean and we did not have any problems with the shower facilities. However, manager Tisa does not really get what it...More

Thank Marc B
Response from BBackpackCookIs, Manager at Backpackers InternationalResponded 7 March 2017

Thank you for your review. I am glad you gave your honest opinion that the hostel is clean and satisfactory, you obviously had no problem with the accommodation, but rather that I didn't offer a free ride to a bar, but considering the public bus...More

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Gina's Garden Lodges
37 reviews
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Parking
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  • Price range
  • US$18 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 23
  • Location
  • Cook Islands >
  • Southern Cook Islands >
  • Rarotonga
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"Anywhere upstairs is preferable to down stairs (mosquitoes) 😖"
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"Private rooms are equally priced as two dorm beds, consider this."
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"please just avoid altogether"
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"2 or 4 bed one or single (private) room with a queen size bed for $30. An absolutely good deal!"
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