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Aitutaki Escape

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5.0 of 5
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Amuri, Cook Islands (Formerly Rumours of Escape)
Aitutaki Escape
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Ranked #3 of 10 Hotels in Aitutaki
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
toniP2896PM Wellington, New Zealand
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So private! we loved the luxury of having our own pool and hot pool completely hidden from the outside world. fully self-contained, absolute beach-front, friendly hosts, beautiful breakfasts delivered to our door. this was a real treat for two weary travellers on our way home from a work trip in the USA.

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Devonport, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Aitutaki Escape was amazing. The entire staff were so welcoming and accommodating with everything we needed. They went out of their way to ensure our stay was the best it could be. The one bedroom Villa was outstanding with its own personal spa, pool and deck with beach access. The villa itself was beautifully designed and extremely comfortable with everything... More 

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madrid
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning room, comfortable, quiet, clean and very well equipped. Great outdoor jacuzzi and private swimming pool. Big bathroom with beatiful shower. Big and comfortable bed. Complete kitchen and living room with lots of films and tv series available. Great terrace facing the nice beach just in front. The lagoon is perfect for kayaking and snorkeling. Most valuable thing is the... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As our finally to our perfect Wedding holiday we stayed in Aitutaki Escape. The whole experience was the icing on the cake. Vaka on reception is lovely and so friendly I'm sure we will remain friends for years to come. They have mountain bikes which are free to use and are the idea way to see the island. We only... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The villas are beautiful and spacious and the location right on the beach cannot be beat. But, what makes this place truly special are the people. Everyone working there was so friendly, and the owners, Lily and Vane, treated us like family. Vane even invited us to go paddling with his canoe club! Lily and Vane know everybody on Aitutaki... More 

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Upper Hutt, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

It was my absolute pleasure to be involved in my clients wedding last weekend at this magical place in the world ! From the moment I arrived at Aitutaki Escape I was blown away with how beautiful it is, not to mention how stunning the villa's are....definitely an island paradise dream venue ! Lilly and Vane were amazing hosts who... More 

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Nambour, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

What a perfect getaway to celebrate our 35th Wedding Anniversary! Arriving at Aitutaki Escape, we stayed in the 2 bedroom Villa for 6 nights. So much room in this amazing Villa for the two of us, with pool in the front courtyard and hot tub on the back deck overlooking the Lagoon where we watched some incredible sunsets. The comfort... More 

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Cherry Hills Village, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Wow! Perfect in every way. My husband and I enjoyed our stay here so much we are already talking about returning. We rarely go back to the same place in effort to see more of the world but Aitutaki is wonderful and staying at Aitutaki Escape just makes it even more special. We stayed in Villa #2, a one bedroom... More 

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Taranaki Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

You do not get better, more friendly service then what you will get here! Beautiful, luxury, rooms looking straight out on the beach. Staff were more then happy to assist us with anything that we needed, whether that was a reservation for dinner or advice on what we should do. Simply fantastic.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

My wife and I visited Aitutaki for a few weeks in February for our honeymoon and we stayed in two properties on the island, the second half of our stay was in one of the villas at Aitutaki Escape. We stayed in villa 3, one of the two 1 bedroom villas on the property - there is also a 2... More 

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