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Club Raro

PO Box 483 | Tupapa, Avarua, Cook Islands
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    • Sleep Quality
      4 of 5 stars
    • Location
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Rooms
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Service
      3.5 of 5 stars
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      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Have just returned from an amazing stay here with my husband for 7 nights. The staff were so easy to talk to. We only had a standard room but it was super comfortable and the food was a.m.a.z.i.n.g. I ate here quite a bit out of convenience and enjoyed the Ika Mata (which was the best on the WHOLE island)... More 

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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Just got back to dreary Melbourne. Our stay at Club Raro was nothing short of amazing! Room itself was basic but tidy, bed was comfortable, sheets clean, serviced daily with clean towels. What more do you need when on holiday? Rooms are there to lay your head at the end of the day after roaming this beautiful island, a place... More 

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    3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    If all you want to do is mellow out, Club Raro is cheap, adequate and close to enough to town and beaches. It has the only poolside bar on the island, very handy when you want a swim and a drink. Unfortunately the beach isn't swimmer friendly and the rooms are average but the staff are really good people. In... More 

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    1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed 5 days in late June. We were lucky to get a great priced deal, and had read reviews - so were anticipating no frills, and some of the common niggles (loud air conditioners, no privacy from sound travelling through room walls, not sparkly clean, not on one of the nicer beaches on the island) . These were all... More 

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    Melbourne, Australia
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    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    A friend and I stayed at Club Raro for a week in June 2015. Whilst the weather was a little patchy (had occasional brief showers and often it was cloudy), it was still a lot warmer than home (maximum of around 27 each day) and we had a relaxing break away from the usual routine of life. The resort was... More 

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    2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

    Have seen reviews stating that this is budget accommodation so i knew what to expect, but having stayed there recently I would say it is far from Budget, in relation to price at least. It was very expensive for what you get! It is quite run down and dirty, not hugely, but enough. I don't understand why the cleaners do... More 

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    4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

    I am writing this review about The Palm Restaurant in Club Raro as I could not find it in Restaurants listing. We have ordered Fish burger, Scallop salad and Steak. All are yummy and quite a volume for just for two of us but we ate all as just sooo yum! Steak cooked perfectly with delicious mashroom sauce and roasted... More 

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    3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

    We stayed here a night prior to flying out to Aitutaki. Chose this hotel as its quite close to the airport. Generally clean and tidy, but the 'beach' isnt much to look at all, very rocky and not suitable for swimming. The hotel has a small pool, with a swim up bar that was closed when we were there. Staff... More 

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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

    My husband and I have just returned from our second stay at Club Raro where we had an another amazing time. All the staff there were so friendly and went out of their way to accommodate any requests we had. How could you not enjoy your day when you walk out of your room to see the still calm ocean... More 

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    4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

    Kia Orana, or I should I say Bula?? The Club Raro is located, 10mins away from Downtown Avarua and 20mins from Aorangi. I arrived on the island on Wednesday 20th in late afternoon, to be advised that my room was not ready for me? Not to sure why given that I just arrived at it was 6pm. No stress its... More 

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