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Etu Moana

4.0 of 5 PO Box 123, Cook Islands
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  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2007

Absolutely the best!! From secluded beach, private kayaks, bikes, mopeds, incredibly clean and up-scale rooms, nice pool, honesty bar, everything you could dream of a place to stay and more. But what sets this place apart from all the rest is the staff. Incredibly friendly and helpful, all needs met. If you desire a secluded island vacation with white sand,... More

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St Albans, England
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13 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2007

we stayed in villa 2 from 6 to 14 July as part of our honeymoon we can only echo what's already been said in other reviews about the place. The entire property is stunning and the photos on their website don't do it justice. Everything about the place is spot on...the gardens are beautifully landscaped and very lush, the stretch... More

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Perth, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2007

We stayed in Etu Moana from the 4th to the 13th July – nine days of bliss! Where does one even start with this beautiful accommodation? For me, what sets Etu Moana apart are the people - owners and staff; Jo-anne, Jim, Terresa, Lovey, Parama, the housekeeping ladies, everyone made us feel so welcome from the moment we arrived. Jo-anne... More

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Atlanta, GA
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2007

Everything that you will read in other reviews is true- we just feel that it is important to continue to show how amazing this paradise is. From the moment you are picked up by Lovey, to when you are dropped back at the airport, you know you have made it to paradise. We stayed 9 days on our honeymoon and... More

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North Springfield, PA
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19 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2007

Possibly the best place we have ever stayed in Oceania. Stayed in Villa 8 for 4 days and nothing at the resort or the island disappointed. The staff is fantastic. Jim and JoAnne are the nicest host in the world. We have traveled every June for the past ten years to different Pacific islands and this was the best.

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Kaitaia, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2007

We spent 7 nights in Villa 3 at Etu Moana in June07 as the first stop on our Honeymoon. What a wonderful choice!. We were greeted at the airport with flower ei's and recieved beautiful coconut drinks when we arrived at Etu Moana. Our week was spent snorkeling, kayaking with the complimentary kayaks and snorkeling gear and just sitting watching... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2007

We spent 6 nights at Etu Moana - the best 6 nights we have spent anywhere! Absolutely every detail has been thought of by Jim and Jo-Anne (including removing the coconuts from the tree overhanging the villa to save any midnight surprise landings on the thatched roof!) and their staff are fantastically helpful and friendly. The villas are all superbly... More

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New York City, New York
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11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2007

We stayed at Etu Moana for 3 nights of our honeymoon in May/June 2007. I'd read all the great reviews, and it did not disapopint! The property and villas are gorgeous, and the beach was great. I loved having the pool (and honesty bar) on site, and the owners are lovely. We wished we could have stayed longer, but they... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2007

If ever there's a place to exceed your expectations, then this is it! We chose Etu Moana having seen the website and read TripAdvisor reviews. It was far, far better. We were welcomed at the airport by Lovey with beautiful fragrant leis and then at Etu Moana by the owner Joanne with the words "Welcome to Paradise". How right she... More

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Seattle
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2007

We read the wonderful reviews on trip advisor and had to experience Etu Moana for ourselves. Yes its all true! This is one fabulous resort with great owners, lovely staff and marvelous lodging, pool and beach. We were well cared for (above and beyond the norm) and made to feel like we were part of a family. Ask yourself, when... 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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Also Known As:
Etu Moana Aitutaki
Etu Moana Hotel Aitutaki

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