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Etu Moana

4.0 of 5 PO Box 123, Cook Islands
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  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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eurekacalifornia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We celebrated our wedding anniversary and both of our birthdays at Etu Moana. Parana from Reception went above and beyond to decorate our villa deck and table with flowers and a beautiful table setting. Birthdays with some of the other guests at the Honesty Bar were great with lovely cakes . Such a special place in our hearts. Managers Tim... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for our honeymoon in October 2013. We had a room on the beach. Great location. Great staff. Great service. We just loved it. Really close to walk to restaurants. The honesty bar is fabulous. Can't wait till we can go back!

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

We had a very relaxing stay for 10days. The day bed was very comfy to watch the world going by (during the windy and rainy weather) truly relaxing. Great to catch the whales breaching, 5 siting's. Our villa was very comfortable with everything that we needed. Close by Puffys was fabulous for Fish and Chip, with island salad, dinner, and... More

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New Zealand
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42 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Met at the airport by the charming Parana & Rana & driven back to Etu Moana. It was like coming home & this time we were in Villa 10 which is an end Villa so is nice & quiet. The Villas are quite separate & well set up with everything you need . Tim & Lucille & their gorgeous very... More

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Kulm, Switzerland
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6 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

There was a very warm welcome from all of the staff at Etu Moana. The Villas are perfectly situated either in the garde area or directly in front of the lagoon. The pool area where we also had a wonderful Tropical breakfast with lovely bread specialities is beautiful. You can also use the mountainbikes from Etu Moana to explore the... More

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We only 2 nights on Aitutaki however our stay was amazing. Tim & Lucille were great hosts and gave us helpful advice on maximising our short stay with them. The villas are fantastic, very private and have everything you need. Will be coming back to Aitutaki in the future for a longer stay. Highly recommend this as a destination for... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

we've just spent 6 nights at Etu Moana, and i can recommend it to anyone who wants a relaxed stay with non-intrusive staff and a great atmosphere. it is very laid back and a perfect place for chilling out. stay someplace else if you want the full-on resort treatment - that is not etu moana and it is the richer... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

As the title suggests this place really delivered for us. A very quiet beachside location with a beautifully finished villa. As we're so used to in the Cook Islands we were met with a very warm welcome and a nice tour and explanation of the resort. Despite the rain on arrival we were so impressed with everything we really didn't... More

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New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My wife and I spent 4 days and 5 nights at Etu Moana in late August 2014. Like some of the other less enthusiastic reviewers, we thought that this resort fell short of the expectations built by its TripAdvisor hype and prices. To start with the positives, Etu Moana’s location is beautiful. Yes, the reef in front of the beach... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

What a spectacular island, and even more spectacular retreat - Aitutaki and Etu Moana, in particular, have etched wonderful memories into our minds forever! Apologies for taking so long to write this review. We visited a couple of years ago, and although we are still dreaming of Etu Moana and our return to Aitutaki, I had forgotten about reviewing it... More

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Address: PO Box 123, Cook Islands
Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Aitutaki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Etu Moana 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Etu Moana Aitutaki
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