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Te Vakaroa Villas

5.0 of 5 Muri Beach, Muri, Cook Islands
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Whangarei Heads, New Zealand
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42 reviews 42 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in a 2 bedroom villa with our 2 teenage kids. The villa was beautifully decorated and appointed with every amenity necessary for a comfortable stay. We appreciated the fully stocked kitchen, washer and dryer and air conditioning. The deck and outdoor furniture was fantastic. It was like having a second lounge outside. With only 5 other villas, the... More

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Strathalbyn, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Te Vakaroa Villas in November 2013 for our honeymoon. Te Vakaroa Villas are set amongst the most beautiful beaches, restaurants, scenery and people in the world. Very clean, sophisticated and surrounded by lush gardens. We would highly recommend TV Vakaroa villas to anyone looking for a romantic, clean and safe location.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately we didn't stay at this hotel but we were taken through by the owner who is a expat Kiwi. The property is right on Muri Lagoon and is right next door to restaurants and cafes. The rooms are really stunning and fully self contained. Everything seems to be of the best quality with no expense spared on bedding and... More

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana, Thanks for your wonderful assessment of Te Vakaroa Villas despite not staying with us, Be assured we strive to ensure all guests are treated equally and have a wonderful experience with us when visiting Rarotonga. We look forward to hosting any future stay you may contemplate on future visits to the Cook Islands. Kia Manuia More

Tauranga, New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is our third stay at Te Vakaroa Villas in the heart of Muri where everything is just a hop step and jump away. Our unit was immaculately clean when we arrived and the property grounds looking beautiful just like the first time we remembered. We noticed two things different about the facilities offered, one was the addition of a... More

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana, Great to have you visiting us again and noticing the additional amenities and equipment that we continue to work on, for the benefit of all guests. The staff appreciate your comments and the management are very pleased to hear your experience with them was highly regarded. The team at Te Vakaroa continues to maintain and upgrade our product,... More

Launceston, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The villa and surrounds are beautiful, and we really did love our time spent in the cook islands. However, after seeing such fantastic reviews on trip advisor, we were very disappointed with the staff at this 5 star resort. The maids and ground crew were lovely and working hard. However, the receptionist was very unwelcoming and seemed rather bitter. A... More

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana, The directors of Te Vakaroa are deeply concerned about the treatment you received as one of our guests. We were aware that our front office manager has been under some stress recently and have offered her time off and shorter hours to assist in recovery, that aside there is no excuse for the poor manners shown. The spa... More

Sydney, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Slight delay with airport pick up. Was given an upgrade to the 2 bedroom villa. Washing machine and dryer available in room to use. The surrounds is well looked after. Staff were very helpful and polite. The location of Te Vakaroa Villas is perfect. Right on Muri Beach. Very quiet and private. 2 min walk to Sails restaurant and Pacific... More

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana, We are pleased you enjoyed the upgrade to our 2 Brm Villa that overlooks the lagoon and appreciate your comments so far as our central location to the wonderful Muri area activities. Certainly we would be very happy to assist with any further stay you may contemplate in the future whether of short or long duration. We wish... More

Canberra, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A wonderful villa (No 1) on the ground floor. Amazing views from the villa, across the small but beautifully maintained garden, over the infinity pool to the beach and lagoon beyond. The distant sound of waves crashing on the reef creates a constant (but fairly quiet) booming sound, which we found quite soporific. The Sails restaurant next door does good... More

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana and Meitaki Maata for joining us during your weeks vacation. The management and staff are pleased to hear you had a wonderful stay with us in the security of Villa 1 and enjoyed the facilities such as sails restaurant adjacent. We look forward to assisting you with any future Cook Islands holiday you may be considering and would... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

An immaculate well fitted out little villa with full-maid service including tropical breakfasts brought to you by genuinely welcoming smiling staff. Gorgeous little garden with infinity pool and sun loungers, overlooking Muri beach and the lagoon beyond. A wonderful week in paradise!

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana and a big Meitaki Maata to you for your kind comments. Our staff strive to ensure all our guests have an enjoyable stay with us, and that the appointments at the property are presented to a very high standard. We are pleased you had a nice experience here in Rarotonga, and hope we can have the opportunity to... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This is now my 2nd time staying here at Te Vakaroa and is my only choice on the island. I love the feeling of the exclusiveness and only having 5 villas in total. The secure access gives you peace of mind to enjoy. Another nice thing is not having young kids running around. It's a special spot, you can do... More

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Kia Orana, Thanks for joining us on your second visit. The team are pleased your stay was enjoyable. It makes us very happy and our efforts worthwhile to know you had a wonderful time in the privacy, security and location of our highly appointed Villas. Look forward to hosting another return visit. More

Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Had five nights here at Te Vakaroa and it was heaven! Although this is accommodation, the decor and furnishings made me feel I was 'at home'. Beautiful beach location and a fantastic view from my one bedroom villa. All the staff were friendly, helpful and I was made so welcome. Will definitely return here and stay longer next time!

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Des E, Director of Sales at Te Vakaroa Villas, responded to this review

Our team works hard at ensuring all our guests have a wonderful holiday experience and we appreciate your feed back and kind comments. Look forward to hosting any future stay you may take in Rarotonga Cheers Des Eggelton Director Of Sales More

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Address: Muri Beach, Muri, Cook Islands
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Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Muri
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Te Vakaroa Villas 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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