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Aitutaki Escape

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Amuri, Cook Islands (Formerly Rumours of Escape)
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Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Aitutaki
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not too often that I am compelled to write my expressions toward a product or service, (unless it has moved me deeply), and in this case, I wish to sing my praises for my recent experience... My wife Adelie and I have returned from the holiday of a lifetime. It was only weeks before arriving in the Cook... More 

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Melbourne
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We stayed here for 7 nights and also got married on the beach in front of our villa. Our wedding was arranged by Aitutaki Escape and the whole experience was tremendous. It was a gorgeous setting under a coconut tree, with flower petals scattered along the sand, a beautifully decorated arch and (thanks Vane!) the brilliant recommendation to have live... More 

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Corlette, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

After visiting the Cook Islands earlier this year (2014), and loving Rarotonga, we decided to go back again, but this time spending half of our time on Aitutaki. We stayed at Aitutaki Escape, which is located right on the beachfront. The villas were fantastic, with a fully fitted kitchen, private swimming pool and spa. Vane, the owner, looked after us... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

This is a lovely secluded place if you're looking for a romantic getaway. We stayed on our honeymoon, and it was perfect. Each villa (of only 3) has a private pool, as well as your own jetty & access to the lagoon beach, kayaks included. Staff are lovely. Airport transfers all included, and they will organise just about anything else... More 

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Wilsonville, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Stayed there for the second time a couple of weeks ago with my fiance and we absolutely love the place. Aitutaki Escape has every thing you need for a romantic getaway. I also can't imagine going to the Cook Islands without spending time on Aitutaki and spending a day out on the Lagoon or as I call it the Worlds... More 

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South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed here from November 1 2014 for our honeymoon and all we can say is WOW. Fantastic accommodation, fantastic service and fantastic people. It is Paradise here and you cannot go wrong if you stay here when you go to Aitutaki. The Villa itself is the best on the island with a gorgeous view and luxurious interior with a... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My wife and I will never forget our 4 night stay at Escape, and of course the amazingly beautiful island of Aitutake. We are well travelled, but this experience stands out as one of those lifetime events that only occur rarely and unexpectedly. Dion (Vane was away) and the crew deserve special mention for going the extra mile for us... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I really wanted to stay here but it was outside our budget this time around. I called in to see if we could view the property. Theresa was so friendly and very kindly showed us around and made us feel very welcome. We were shown the two bedroom villa which was incredible - very luxurious and private. We definitely plan... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Aitutaki is stunning no matter where you are on the lagoon or on the beach, but Aitutaki Escape is a cut above: by far the best way to experience a special holiday with luxury, space, a sense of privacy, everything you need at your fingertips - and that amazing feeling of having your own personal lagoon to explore on your... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The villas are awesome, lots of glass very spacious. Very private spa and pool area. Large flat screen tv and DVD player, full kitchen, direct views of the lagoon and beach . The villas are immaculate . The breakfast supplied has fresh fruit and healthy options. The beach directly in front is no good for swimming but awesome for a... More 

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Address: Amuri, Cook Islands (Formerly Rumours of Escape)
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Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Aitutaki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Aitutaki Escape 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Aitutaki
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Aitutaki

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