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Address: | Kavera Beach, Arorangi, Cook Islands
Phone Number: +682 22 212
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Adventure Cook Islands is Rarotonga's Dive and Adventure Specialist with a...

Adventure Cook Islands is Rarotonga's Dive and Adventure Specialist with a difference. Our PADI Dive Center team strives for excellence and we guarantee you some of the best diving our island has to offer. Our divemasters and instructors have many years of diving experience around the island and are amongst the most experienced dive guides on the island. We specialize in small groups for more personalised dive experiences rather than catering for the masses. Our Reef To See Dive and Snorkel Adventures include guided scuba dives to Rarotonga's best dive sites, PADI dive courses, intro dives, guided outer reef snorkel trips and freediving trips.

On land, our Island Way Adventures include Cook Islands Dance and Drum Lessons for small and bigger groups and Raemaru Mountain Treks.

To explore Rarotonga on your own, you can rent everything you need to explore the island from our Adventure Hire fleet: scooters, bicycles, kayaks, snorkel gear and bodyboards.

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Great two days out..!,!

Carina and Patrick were great hosts with heaps of experience, which showed. I took my 18 year old son and had the lagoon drive with Carina and two over the reef dives with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Batchy1
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Carina and Patrick were great hosts with heaps of experience, which showed. I took my 18 year old son and had the lagoon drive with Carina and two over the reef dives with Partick. Safe was no.1 without question and the Experience came a close 2nd.. turtles, a school of tuna, truck loads of cool fish and trigger fish who... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Patrick was a great instructor, as I was on a placement at the hospital he was able to be flexible with times to complete my theory and dives. He is knowledgable, and enthusiastic to teach new divers. All the staff at Adventure Cook Islands were lovely and helpful. I would recommend it to anyone for diving training, or for casual... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Bea, Thank you posting your thoughts about your experience with us. I am happy to read that you appreciated our flexible approach of getting you through your Open Water Diver certification and that you enjoyed your course with us. Kind regards, Patrick More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

We went for a snorkel to the outer reef and were really impressed. The snorkel trip was a great price and it was just the two of us on the trip. The instructor was very friendly and helpful. Would recommend to my friends :)

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Jenjen90, Thank you for posting a review about us. I am happy to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your snorkel trip to the outer reef and to the wreck of the H.M.S. Maitai. Kind regards, Patrick More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Great company to deal with. I emailed a week ahead of our holiday to book in a few scuba diving trips. Prompt and informative responses, they were very helpful in working around our specific requests 🐙. They were able to supply all the gear, which was in great condition (a few minor wear and tear on the wetsuits but not... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Shannon, Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor, we appreciate your review. I am pleased to read that you really appreciated our company's approach to diving in small groups and that you enjoyed your overall experience with us. See you next time you are in Rarotonga! Kind regards, Patrick More 

Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

My first dive in 12 years, very glad I chose Adventure Cook Islands. From the instruction in the lagoon to the boat dives on the outer reef I could not have been better looked after by Carina and Patrick. Excellent value for money, I will definitely be using them again next time I am in Raro.

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Stephen, Thank you for your kind review, it's great to read that you enjoyed your experience with us so much. See you next time you are in Rarotonga! Kind regards, Patrick More 

Prague
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

I've been wanting to try out scuba diving for a very long time, but like many people, I was a bit worried about actually getting under the water. Karina was a very calm and patient instructor who put my mind at ease. She took the time to thoroughly explain how everything worked and guided us on a lovely introductory tour... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Dre H, Thank you for your great review. I am happy to read that you had a wonderful experience under Carina's supervision. Kind regards, Patrick More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Adventure Cook Islands is not the cheapest dive company but they are the best value for money. Out of the three dive shops I have used in Rarotonga. Adventure Cook Islands had the best equipment the best instruction and took me that bit further to get to the best dives. This was my second dive with them and I re-visited... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana John, Thank you for posting another review about us. I am happy to read that you enjoyed your dive trip with us once again and that you appreciate our efforts to get you to the best dive sites for the day. See you next time you are on the rock! Kind regards, Patrick More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Amazing dive, like another underwater world. We are hooked and will continue our dive experience in NZ. Karina and Patrick were fantastic and patient teachers and very professional. Would totally recommend the intro lagoon dive then the reef dive package. A+++

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana Michelle, Thank you very much for posting your thoughts about your experience with us. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your introduction dives and that we got you hooked on scuba. Kind regards, Patrick More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

The people at the dive shop were very nice, and had good experience of the dive sites. The only downside that I would say is that they do not keep a person on the boat during the dive which made me very nervous from a safety perspective although Patrick did get us back to the boat exactly where it was.... More 

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reef2see, Owner at Adventure Cook Islands, responded to this review

Kia Orana phillyf00die Thank you for your review about your experience with us. Diving in Rarotonga is quite different to most dive destinations. All the dive sites are very close to land. The boat rides are short and you don't drive out to the open sea for miles. All dive sites here are on the outer reef within a few... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Their's trip to Rarotonga. Married on the beach there 15 years ago. Took kids back to see. Rented a house this time in Muri. Beautiful and very relaxing. Food expensive to buy in Rarotonga. Muri night food markets- brilliant. Amazing selection of mains and desserts from locals. Better than cooking. As I recall they're opened 4 nights a week. Travelled... More 

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