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Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa

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Main Rd, Muri Beach, Muri 1468, Cook Islands (Formerly Rumours of Romance)
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Bellevue, Washington
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102 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really 4.5 stars as great but room to improve. We planned this trip nearly a year ahead as been to Cooks several times before with work and loved it so really wanted to come back and fully enjoy the islands. Original plan was for a week in NZ the a week in Raro with day trip to Aitutaki, things changed... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Without a doubt, our holiday at Rumours, Rarotonga was the most beautiful and magical get-away we've ever had. We celebrated our anniversary here, and plan to come back for more as often as we can! From start to finish, Belinda and Andrew thought of everything, and made our experience unforgettable. The villa was heaven; with our own private pool and... More 

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AndrewBelinda, General Manager at Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana T&D I can't begin to tell you just how much your review means to us! THANK YOU so very much for taking the time to write it. We try very hard to THINK of EVERYTHING; so our guests can do what they came here for... RELAX and enjoy a little Paradise. You booked our Honeymoon Package that was... More 

Chilliwack, Canada
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78 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 8th visit to Rumours and so memorable! We were met at the Rarotonga airport and whisked off to our villa. We spent another month at Rumours totally relaxed. The new on-site managers are superb and leave no stone unturned to ensure your happiness and comfort are met. You place your breakfast order the day before and it... More 

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AndrewBelinda, General Manager at Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Seaspree and welcome home! The 8th VISIT - how we love that! We make every effort to make our guests feel as comfortable and relaxed here at Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa as they would be at home - an 8th visit is acknowledgement that we are doing something right. We loved every minute of your 26 night... More 

Sterling, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were at Rumours for our honeymoon and it was simply awesome. We had the best time and it was all thanks to Belinda, Andrew and others at Rumours. We had a beachfront villa and the view was like a dream. Waking up to look at the ocean waves and the blue lagoon was simply serene. We would be always... More 

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AndrewBelinda, General Manager at Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa, responded to this review

WOW!!! the most awesome week ever! Shreyas and Divya; you've just made our day! Be sure to tag your pics #rumoursrarotonga We love to see how much of a fabulous time our guest's are having with us It was our most sincere pleasure looking after you both; I have some gorgeous photos I took of you both that we will... More 

christchurch
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a few days to chill out with my son in Rarotonga and Rumours was the perfect place. We were met at the airport for the short drive to the complex and even managed to stop along the way for some food supplies. The Island is relaxed and beautiful and the people are lovely. The villa was amazing starting... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our trip to Rumours at Rarotonga made our escape from winter a trip to dream for. The Villas are set into a beautiful setting on the beach with a spectacular ocean view. While very quiet and idyllic it is also just off the main road of the island which adds to the convenience factor for getting out to see the... More 

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Thank John L
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic time and great staff!!! I called them SUPER people: always very friendly and helpful. They made you feel so welcome; from the time we were greeted at the airport until we were dropped off for our flight back home. Nothing was too much trouble for them, who were very helpful and friendly on all occasions. Their smiles, especially Andrew... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Platinum Villa, was again excellent, this was our third visit, and as ever everything was exceptional. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff, who were helpful and friendly on all occasions. We will be looking forward to coming there again this year.

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AndrewBelinda, General Manager at Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana thank you so very much for your lovely words; it was our most sincere pleasure looking after you again; and as always we look forward to your return visit. Best wishes for 2016 to you and your lovely family. Belinda, Andrew and team Rumours More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time living on the beach, villa was really well appointed and everyone was really helpful and friendly. The breakfast, with the bacon and eggs that you cook yourself on the BBQ, set us up for the day. Great snorkelling just off the beach - we stayed in one of the villa's near the spa. Also a nice... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rumours allowed us to experience our beach holiday to the fullest. Firstly, the service is warm and customised. Belinda organised for airport to door transfer, and customised our itinerary for our stay in Rarotonga, booking in each attraction on our behalf. The villa is breathtaking. We were greeted by a private swimming pool with waterfall water feature, a spacious living... More 

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