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Vaimaanga, Cook Islands
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Vai Villas
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We were fortunate enough to have our wedding ceremony and reception here and we certainly were not disappointed. Upon arrival we were greeted by Lesi who made sure we were looked after throughout our stay. The Villas and the section itself were immaculate and had everything you needed. If you are looking for a beautiful private wedding venue where you... More

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Villas located in a great location, next to a supermarket, a dvd rental (in case it rains) and a nice restaurant, a cafe, a rental for cars. The lady taking care of the place was lovely. The beach was nice, it wasn't busy. It was someone in the villa next to us, but it was so relaxed that you didn't... More

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We stayed at Vai Villas Beach House for 7 nights. The house was clean and comfortable. Rooms were bright and airy and having two bathrooms was great. Alesi was an absolute gem. If we left dishes on the bench, we would turn our back and they would be washed and dried. She sourced lemons for me and regularly serviced the... More

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Halifax, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We stayed at the Vai Villas house, which is next to the twinned villas, and run by the same people. The house was very large, but not the same quality as the villas... and we arrived to find several basic things not working. While the housemaid was wonderful and clearly worked hard to make things right, the manager was unpleasant... More

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Our first visit to Rarotonga and on recommendation by friends who holiday here every year (for the past 8 years and who have stayed at many of the top resorts), this is the place to stay and we couldn't agree more. If you are looking for your own fully self-contained beachfront villa, this is definitely it. Well equipped, comfortable, clean... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

We have been to the Cook Islands several times, Vai Villas is the best accommodation we have found by far. Vai Villas is close to shops, restaurants and pristine beaches. You have everything you need on site, full kitchen, laundry, barbeque. A great place for a relaxing break . I would not hesitate to recommend Vai Villas to anyone.

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43 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

What a beautiful spot! My husband and I spent 5 nights in Villa one (on the right hand side looking towards the lagoon) in late April and were blown away by the location, and the perfectly furnished and clean villa. We spent many hours relaxing on our private deck (comfy loungers and table/chairs) or the joint deck right out over... More

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Mannheim, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

Located at Rarotongas south side Titikaveka, slightly misleading Vai is less a Villa than two almost mirror-imaged ordinary, but very nice beachfront cottages. Inside one integrated and bright living- kitchen- and sleeping room, well equipped with all necessary things from washing machine to a huge grill for barbecue. Outside with a spacious terrace, shared garden and combined deck the two... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011

we booked vai villas over the internet and the prompt replies to all my emails was impressive.the villa looked exactly like the images shown on the web site, so no need to fear that its all trick photography. we were delighted at the cleanliness, location and facilities the villa offered.the deck and lagoon was a lovely place to chill out... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

Wow - what a fantastic place. Beautiful little villa, set in private garden with unobscurred beach and sea metres away. Lovely decked area in front to relax on. Kitchen well equipped, very comfortable bed - lie in in the morning and listen to the waves crashing on the reef. Peaceful lagoon to swim / snorkel in. Coral not too bad... More

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Address: Vaimaanga, Cook Islands
Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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