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Sands Villas

PO Box 3159, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
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07/05/2017 07/06/2017
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        Overview
        • Excellent87%
        • Very good12%
        • Average1%
        • Poor0%
        • Terrible0%
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        Paid Wifi
        Free Parking
        Beachfront
        Airport Transportation
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        Bar/Lounge
        Kitchenette
        Pets Allowed
        Wheelchair access
        Shuttle Bus Service
        4.0 Star Hotel
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        1 - 5 of 74 reviews

        Reviewed April 26, 2017

        We loved our accomodation......and the beautiful beach right in front of us. Snorkelling was a treat for my husband and we appreciated the kayaks at our disposal. It was a very humid time of year...especially hard for us Canadians!! Only one room had air conditioning...More

        1  Thank Sian6732
        Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

        We stayed at Sands Villas in Feb 2017. Ours was a holiday of a lifetime and we had researched all options on Raratonga to try and replicate Judith Chalmers experience on the wish you were here programme. There are boutique resort type accommodation that offer...More

        Thank Colin B
        Reviewed February 15, 2017

        We absolutely loved our time at Sands Villas. This is the second time we've visited Titikaveka which can only be described as heaven on earth. We stayed in the Coral Villa which is the absolute beachfront house of the 3 villas (we barely noticed people...More

        Thank MaireBain
        Response from RarotongaHolidayer, Owner at Sands VillasResponded March 2, 2017

        Many thanks for your feedback. It was certainly a HOT and windless time in paradise when you were here. Probably the hottest summer we have ever experienced. We are now turning on the aircon and ceiling fans before our guests arrive so the initial effect...More

        Reviewed January 30, 2017

        We stayed for a week in January and loved the place. Beautiful spot right on the beach. Snorkeling right in front of you. We loved the included kayaks. Perfect for our 2 little ones. We will be back...!!

        1  Thank YMNRike
        Response from RarotongaHolidayer, Owner at Sands VillasResponded March 2, 2017

        ... and we will welcome you back. Thanks for making this comment and remember we offer mates rates for returnees like you . Peter and Jolene

        Reviewed January 7, 2017

        Stayed here for 10 nights during xmas and new years in the vaka villa. The location cannot get any better. The property had all the essentials required to make the stay comfortable. Peter and Jolene were fantastic as were the staff that helped us with...More

        1  Thank t0pi86
        Response from RarotongaHolidayer, Owner at Sands VillasResponded March 2, 2017

        Your comments are much appreciated and noted. This was the hottest summer we have ever experienced and now we offer extra fans and have arranged more villa ventilation. We do hope you will return and enjoy Sands Villas once more.(at least) kindest regards , Peter...More

        Sea Change Villas
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        About
        Amenities
        • Top amenities
        • Beachfront
        • Free Parking
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
        • Shuttle Bus Service
        • Airport Transportation
        • Things to do
        • Bar/Lounge
        Details
        • Price range
        • $332 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Hotel class
        • Room types
        • Kitchenette ,
        • Suites
        • Number of rooms
        • 9
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        • Location
        • Cook Islands >
        • Southern Cook Islands >
        • Rarotonga >
        • Titikaveka
        • Also Known As
        • Sands Villas Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Titikaveka
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        Pool & Beach (28)
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        chicosmama
        Hello, we are four adults (2 couples) looking to rent the Coral Villa from November 15 checking out on November 21. Is this available? Thanks so very much, John and Barbara Chaney
        August 17, 2015|
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        Response from RarotongaHolidayer | Property representative |
        Kia Orana John & Barbara, Our Coral Villa certainly is available for the dates mentioned - at this stage, and we would be delighted to get a booking in place for you. Should you wish to know more, rates, booking procedures... More
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        Nici1989
        Hello, can you you tell me where I can book the Vaka Cottage? I coudn't find it on the Sands Villas homepage. Thank you in advance :)
        May 12, 2015|
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        Response from Jane C | Reviewed this property |
        Hi if you mean the small cottage behind the Vaka Villa, It does not seem to be part of Sands Villas website. But I googled it separately and it came up under bookabach.
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        Room Tips
        "Vaka and Coral villas are closest to the beach. Vaka villa has more shade."
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        "July was great for sleeping, but the lagoon was a little cool. I prefer Sep/Oct temperatures."
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        "The Vaka Vills has a great enclosed sun room for the hot, windy or rainy days with comfortable chairs. This..."
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        "The Vaka Villa is the closest to the beach, but probably also has the most shad from the trees."
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