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Crown Beach Resort & Spa

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   Beach Road, Sunset Coast, Arorangi 682, Cook Islands
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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Arorangi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Newcastle
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We travelled as a family of three. We found that the resort was more 4 star than 5 star but then on looking at other accommodation on the island it was one of the best. It has a relaxed and friendly environment and we enjoyed lying by the white sandy beach. I must agree with Alistair_8 who said that the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in a single room garden villa. Arrived in the early hours of the morning and we were greeted with a juice and a nightshift man who did not quite have the welcoming island feel that I was expecting. However, once we sorted out the mix up with the room and people it was all fine. The villa was right... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the 2 bedroom beachfront villa which was sensational. The private pool was a great addition. Excellent food and facilities. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Good location and very accessible to key spots. Would definitely stay again.

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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32 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & I stayed at Crown Beach for 5 nights in June and overall were disappointed. In essence Crown Beach has the air of a hotel where the management have lost interest and as a result the offering is a very mixed bag. We had a Beachfront Spa Villa, which was quite private and spacious, however, while the furnishing... More

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Auckland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We first arrived with a warm welcome from the front office staff, dined for dinner at oceans restaurant and the team that night were awesome. Next morning we woke, went to oceans for breakfast and were greeted with a bad attitude from the lady who clearly didn't seem to enjoy her job. That day were we told she was the... More

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from 7 fabulous nights at the Crown Beach Resort. The suite (we had a courtyard pool suite) was just beautiful, spacious, and just the perfect place for a honeymoon. The gardens and surroundings were magical, and the staff so lovely . The food was delicious, we especially enjoyed the smorgasbords, the best ever. So exceeded our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have just returned from our second year staying at the Crown Beach Resort and Spa. Last year we stayed for 5 days and this year 10. We could have stayed for another 10. We love everything about this resort and have nothing negative to write. The staff are all amazing, nothing is a problem and all very friendly and... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed here for 6 nights and absolutely loved the stay. The staff are so friendly and accommodating, the views are amazing and the beach is just beautiful. Thoroughly enjoyed the Island Night held by Crown beach and even had a private dinner on the beach where my partner proposed to me. Such a memorable experience and the staff were... More

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Crown beach resort for 6 nights in a standard room. We tried to up grade to a pool room but they were booked out. The std room was spacious with separate lounge and kitchenette. The bedroom had a big bed with firm mattress and nice sheets. The bathroom was massive with toilet and shower with great... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We spent 7 nights in this amazing resort staying in a garden villa 14 was spacious right by the pool, restaurant . The food we could not fault drinks were yummy made with love by the Jae and Sam :)..Mii and her amazing staff looked after us with delight nothing was a bother!! The weather was perfect ..Love Love we... More

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Additional Information about Crown Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Beach Road, Sunset Coast, Arorangi 682, Cook Islands
Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Arorangi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Crown Beach Resort & Spa 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Crown Beach Hotel Arorangi
Crown Beach Resort And Spa
Hotel Crown Beach
Crown Beach Resort Rarotonga
Crown Beach Resort & Spa Rarotonga, Cook Islands

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
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The Cook Islands leading luxury beachfront romance resort on Rarotonga's sunset coast...an exclusive haven for only 42 couples. 5 acres of manicured gardens, 100 meters of icing sugar beach, a crystal clear lagoon, 3 restaurants & bars, day spa & beauty clinic, gymnasium, scuba dive centre, conference & business centre, 3 wedding coordinators, 15 swimming pools + 9 spa pools...so much more than meets the eye. ... more   less 
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