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Sokala Villas

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Muri Lagoon, Muri, Cook Islands
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed at Sokala Villas and were absolutely wowed by our experience there. The location is simply stunning with the crystal clear lagoon right in front of our Villa. The Villa that we stayed in was a beautiful 2 story oaky-like wooden (almost like a fantasy tree house) building with stone tile flooring. We had a large patio looking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I honestly think Sokala Villas is in the best spot in Muri, out of the wind and with shelter form the island in front. We had our family of 6, with four teenagers/young adults and mum and dad, and we had three rooms between us. Susan was so delightful with all her emails, and nothing was too much trouble to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

Great location, fantastic accommodation and friendly staff! An amazing place to stay! Highly recommend to everyone to stay here when in Muri :-) close to local bus, car/ bike hire and restaurants, why stay anywhere else! With pacific divers across the road for scuba diving :-)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We've been to Raro every year for the past three years, Sokala is one of my favourites so far! Lawrance and Susan were GREAT hosts, honestly this place had everything we wanted! My partner would have liked more lighting in the bedroom for reading. Loved watching the crabs run around, feeding the eels, swimming in our own pool, has great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

My family and I had four villas for six days. Loved them. My villa was located right on the beach with the most sensational view! My sister had a villa with a pool and my daughters' garden view villas still had views of the lagoon and one villa in particular was so big two couples could easily share. The staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I stayed in the beautiful Sokala Villas in April 2015 for four nights. My villa with its own pool had a stunning view overlooking the Muri Lagoon. I arrived late at night on the Virgin Australia flight from Auckland, and was transferred from the airport by Henry, from Island Concierge who chatted pleasantly as we drove the short distance to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

我们在Sokala住了五个晚上,房间很大干净,设施很完善,环境非常安静,地点也很方便,走出去大路左拐就有很多饭店,我们每天都去海边游泳,然后又回来私人泳池玩,Lawrance和员工非常热情,给了我们很多帮助和建议。期待下次再来! Best villa ever ! You can do anything you like , the owner will supply you free boats and free snorkeling stuffs . The service is pretty good here , they will get your private pool clean every two days (unless you did not book a pool......) . The owner , Mr Lawrance is very friendly , also his... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Just returned from 4 nights and a half! At sokala. We had a beach front villa with pool. Amazing location and pool wonderful. Very private and comfortable. The manager Lawrence was lovely and so accommodating. We flew back to NZ on the awful midnight flight and had a late check out until we had to leave which was great. Lots... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed here for our honeymoon and couldn't be happier. It was an island paradise, and was an amazing way to start out our honeymoon. Laurence, the owner, met us when our car dropped us off from the airport early in the morning. He is very friendly and helpful, and made us feel right at home. He's handy too -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We stayed here for 6 days and it was one of our favourite holidays. If I were going back I would definitely be returning to Sokala. The owner/manager Laurence is wonderfully hospitable and always around to help or give a tip as to where to eat or what to check out locally. Our pool villa (non beach front) was large,... More 

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