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Makayla Palms

Kauare, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As newly weds we spent 9 days at Makayla Palms. And it was a pleasure! The service was great as too was the advice about the Island and what to do during our stay. Even the grounds staff and cleaners were super friendly. We highly recommend staying with Makayla Palms - you won't be let down...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We stayed in the 2 bedroom villa (2 teenage daughters in twin room, us in a queen) -the villa couldn't have been better! Immaculately clean and has everything you need plus more (even found "anti-itch" in the bathroom cabinet which you will need on Raro!). Position is great if you are looking for a beach holiday -the best stretch of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We had a very pleasant stay at Makayla Palms, despite truly dreadful weather for the duration of our holiday. The 2 bed villa was a great location to rest and relax, very quiet, and free from the tourist bustle. Beds were comfortable, the villa was clean and had great amenities. The 2 bed villa was a really terrific layout. Two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My husband and I visited Makayla Palms for Christmas - our second stay at this accommodation......and it was as just as fantastic as the first time !! The 3 villas are set in a private location amongst beautiful landscaped gardens and are just a few metres stroll from a breathtaking beach where you can paddle amongst the coral and watch... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We spent almost two weeks at Makayla Palms and everything exceeded our expectations. The villa was bright, spotless and private. Being so close to a wonderful white sand beach with warm lagoon in which to swim was perfect. We were welcomed by son Ben who gave us suggestions on where to find interesting places to visit and shop. Lovey and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We have been many times to the Cook Islands and found Makayla Palms to be a top class place to stay. The Villa we were in had the best of everything. We were self-sufficient, enjoying the privacy and peace and even though the weather could have been better, had plenty to do with DVD's provided and an excellent library. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The best beaches on Rarotonga, a beautiful, fully equipped villa, and feeling like special guests. What more could you want! Thank you to Rachel, John, Fred and Lovey for giving us a truly relaxing 10 day return visit to Makayla Palms. Your place is even more beautiful than before as the gardens are mature. We've sent friends before and won't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Another 10 days of utter relaxation at Makayla Palms has set us up to cope with the next year back at home in Auckland. This was our third stay in five years at what is to us ideal accommodation. The spacious villa with self catering facilities, the location only 30 meters from the beach (well sheltered from any occasional onshore... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I could not have found a more perfect and suitable accomodation to spend our 6 nights in the beautiful Rarotonga. The Vila we had was more then perfect for what we needed to relax by the sandy White beaches. Rachel, John, Fred and Loving made my partner and I feel like we were right at home from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My wife and have been to Makayla 5 times now and feel it is part of our family home. What makes Makayla different is the way people are treated and that comes from a lovely couple called Rachel and John; supported by their team of Lovey and Fred. Nothing is too much trouble, from picking you up at whatever hour... More 

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Address: Kauare, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
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Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Titikaveka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
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Makayla Palms Hotel Titikaveka
Makayla Palms Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Titikaveka

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