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Rino's Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   Ureia, Cook Islands (Formerly Rino's Beach Bungalows)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014
Acc0untant Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I have stayed there 3 times now and feel at home ...the owners have got to know me quite well as i am the Accountant for a local business there .....Fantastic and clean rooms and they are very friendly and just a good laugh to have with them. They even allowed me to help myself to the herbs from their... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We're a family of 3 and first time to Aitutaki where we stayed for 2 nights. Airport transfers part of package deal at Rino's as was breakfast. All staff very friendly and approachable. Garden view apartment basic and very clean. Didn't expect a stove top so that was a bonus. Rented a car from across the road which was convenient,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Arrived and the staff were all very kind and made us feel very much at home. Rooms were clean and beds comfortable. Right opposite was Rino's car/van rental which was convenient, because it is a bit of a walk to town. The breakfast was very light, as in white bread without spread and some fruit (because the supply from Raro... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

If you have traveled far, like most people have , to get to Cook Islands , then you will be a bit disappointed if you end up here . The rooms, if you get the beach-front view are ok , but very basic. The beach in front of the hotel is really horrible though. There's no restaurants within walking distance.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We are six rather well traveled friends who recently chose to stay at Rino's Bungalows. From the first few minutes we knew it was a great choice as Narteria showed us over our beachfront rooms overlooking the lagoon. Large balconies complete with daybeds to drift off on whilst watching the waves crashing on the reef in the distance. Completely relaxing!... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We had a wonderful stay at this motel. We even extended our stay and changed flights ! Nothing was a problem .... The owners helped us finding and booking day trips and evening entertainment. We were helped to change flights got new details printed ... The service at rinos was excellent. As they also own a car/moped rental we were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 via mobile

Clean spacious rooms next to the lagoon. Nice wooden deck (although no privacy from neighbouring room). Reasonable facilities in the room but decor is dated and fairly basic. The small site means no additional facilities, so it is more guest house than hotel. Helpful, friendly staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We stayed there a night with my partner in March 2014 and had an amazing experience. The motel is really clean, located right on the beach and very close to the township. The staff has been fantastic, really helpful. I would highly recommend to stay in this adorable motel!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Lovely people who run this place, second visit as part of a group kite-surfing. Everyone is helpful, the beach is lovely to watch the sun go down and the place is very quietly efficient (within the context of the South-Pacific). Rooms are spacious and fine, and the meals are superb. Looking forward to August this year..

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

We have booked via an agency and Rino's was the cheapest option we could get. We have been very positive surprised when we arrived. We have had a huge bungalow (good for 4, we are just 2). Everything was clean and you get room service every day if you want to. We got a basket with tropical fruits to welcome... More 

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Address: Ureia, Cook Islands (Formerly Rino's Beach Bungalows)
Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Aitutaki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Rino's Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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