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The Edgewater Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   Main Road, Arorangi 121, Cook Islands
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited Cook Islands a number of years ago now but I still have vivid memories of this place. From the time you arrived the feeling of being part of a big family enveloped you. We stayed at Edgewater resort. Relaxed had cocktails on a daily basis in afternoon at cocktail hour with a wonderful barman called Honey.. We discove3red... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We chose the Edgewater based on price as it was in our lower price range and seemed reasonable. We went not expecting that much and were pleasantly surprised. The resort was clean and tidy and offered many cultural activities everyday such as flax weaving, coconut collecting, crab racing all without having to leave the resort. The beaches outside the Edgewater... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Well where do i start? Had a hiccup with our booking at the airport and had our friends gear taken to their rooms via the resort porters and he told us where to go to our room no offer to help even though we had the heaviest gear ha ha the signage of pool rules arent easily visible hidden behind... More 

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Camden, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Kia Orana. My wife and I stayed there for 6 nights early Feb 2015 for our belated 25th wedding anniversary. Other reviews were a bit of concern but I did a fair bit of research not only of Edgewater but of Cook Islands in general. We loved our stay there - stayed in Beachfront Deluxe and would recommend it over... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After booking my holiday I came onto Trip Advisor to check out the hotel and local restaurants and activities. My excitement soon started to fade when I read all the terrible reviews that The Edgewater had recieved and I soon started to worry what I'd gotten myself into. I am so happy to say that these worries were completely unfounded,... More 

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana 779nataliem Thank you for posting your great comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. It is good that you come to experience first hand our island hospitality prior to reading the previous reviews on the resort, and had a memorable holiday with us. Our breakfast is a highlight for many guests including the... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had a blast here.from the airport they greeted us with there tradition flower necklace and shuttled us to the resort reception and carried us and our bag on there resort truck to our rooms.one thing tho.rarotonga is a small island so dont expect a flash hotel you would get in vegas.i paid my money and expected great service and... More 

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Tama R Thank you for posting your great comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, from the flower neck ei (flower garland) arrival, to the transportation to your room with our porters. We are a well established pacific island resort that cater to groups, families, honeymooners and all travelling, with all the amenities... More 

Nelson, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay to the Edgewater resort we went there to get married and we are so happy that we did. I thought that I had done a review but I hadn't so I am doing it now I realize that this is a very late review but we have been there twice now and I only gets... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Magic friends and family get together. YOU MUST GO HERE. Highlights include: * Garden Villas - spacious, clean and great for families * Pool - right beside the restaurant and beach. Found myself sitting in the pool mesmerised by the ocean and reef * Beach - the resort name is so true. Excellent safe swimming and snorkelling... and don't miss... More 

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Harry H Thanks for posting your great comments while staying with us at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your holiday with us, including our cultural activities we have specially arranged for all our guest to experience and learn. We hope to welcome you back to our shores in the near... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just came back from Staying at the Edge water Resort and couldn't ask for anything more relaxed and genuine. The Beachfront Deluxe room was large and comfortable. Very simple in styling but had a great shower and bed. Then over the porch was the beach not 5 meters away. Restaurant had amazing meal options and although the pool was... More 

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana 1984firefly We thank you for posting your great comments while staying with us at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. Our beachfront deluxe rooms are great rooms with spectacular views of the pacific ocean, that are very spacious. Our lagoon in front of the resort is great for swimming and one can enjoy snorkeling with the many colorful fish.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Edgewater Resort and Spa and had one of the most amazing and memorable time with the Activity staff, one in particular Agnes, she was out going, fantastic she knew a lot about the culture and the resort. she was also helpful with her orientation meeting, very entertaining and obviously had a lot of knowledge about the island,... More 

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Kristine E Thank you for your awesome comments while staying with us at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. We appreciate you acknowledging one of our youngest staff members Agnes in activities for her great customer service. Our activities team are fun and well informed of island culture and their surroundings, we will be sure to congratulate the activity... More 

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  • Island night(13)
  • Happy Hour(9)
  • Friendly and helpful(8)
  • Beachfront Deluxe(7)
  • Very good(7)
  • Good value(6)
  • Kid Club(6)
  • Pool area(6)
  • Beach front(6)
  • Air Con(4)

Additional Information about The Edgewater Resort & Spa

Address: Main Road, Arorangi 121, Cook Islands
Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Arorangi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Edgewater Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 280
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Also Known As:
The Edgewater Resort And Spa
The Edgewater Hotel Arorangi
Edgewater Hotel Arorangi
Edgewater Resort Arorangi
Edgewater Rarotonga
Edgewater Resort Rarotonga
The Edgewater Resort & Spa Rarotonga, Cook Islands

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