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Levin
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from Sunhaven beach bungalows rarotonga .this was two weeks of pure relaxation of the highest order. You will struggle to find a better place to stay any where on the island. It offers great sunsets ,brilliant swimming pool The hosts and staff are a pleasure to be around and will do anything to make your stay memorable .this... More 

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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stay, right on the beach, very clean, friendly staff. Watched the whales from our deck as they swam bye just off the reef, wonderful sunsets. Easy walking distance along the beach to a couple of bar/restaurants, would definitely stay there again.

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small place that is for adults only. Most bungalows are about 25 feet from the beach, but there is also a pool. The place is immaculate. Small sprigs of flowers are placed in your bungalow every day when serviced. It is quiet as situated back from the road by the beach. The people that run it are... More 

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Thank Sher577
Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana Sher577, Thank you for your high recommendation. Yes being well off the main road certainly makes a difference to the peace and quiet aspect. And Patti and I, being of the more mature vintage, do know what good old fashioned personalized service is and how to deliver it. Hard to find these days. We very much appreciate your... More 

Devonport, Australia
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, myself and adult son stayed for 2 weeks at Sunhaven in early August and loved everything about it. The best feature of the property is the location. It is superb, absolute beachfront and we had the added bonus of seeing whales from our deck on most days. Sunhaven is also very quiet and peaceful and with the pool... More 

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Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana Trish V, I’m so happy we ticked all your boxes. How many places in the world can you see whales from your deck? That on its own makes Sunhaven a very special place. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and the many highlights you mentioned. We hope you get to come back one day.... More 

Mosgiel, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

We had the most amazing holiday, Our 15 year old son came with us. The Sunhaven is a very quite and peaceful place to unwind and relax. It is very clean and well appointed to all amenities. The beautiful Pool and beach were where we spent most of our time, the weather was fantastic. There were lots of great restaurants... More 

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Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana nikkidowell, I like that. “An amazing quiet peaceful retreat” It was great you had fantastic weather the whole time you were here and you were able to make the most of the pool and beach. You know there are so many very good restaurants on Rarotonga that one can go to a different one every night for two... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Sunhaven is a great find. So tranquil and right on the beach. The sunsets were amazing and this is very close to lots of great restaurants and only 10 minutes to town for supplies. The rooms are very clean. Thanks Patti and Dennis.

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Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana JustMTB, The adjective “tranquil” is a word used a lot by our guests to describe Sunhaven. It really says it all. Thank you very much for your nice short and sweet review. Kia Manuia, Dennis and Patti, Ali, Ash & Akaea. More 

Napier, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

We are a family of 3 and enjoyed everything about The Sunhaven Beach Bungalows. The location was great and it was easy to get about as the bus stopped outside.If you didn't want to cook the nearest bar is 5 mins along the beach. The bungalows are immaculate and cleaned daily by Patti and her dedicated team of helpful and... More 

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Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana kenleycott, You will be missing the sand between your toes by now and wishing you could just step outside and go snorkelling or kayaking. I’m thrilled to see that we made your holiday special and you found Sunhaven the “perfect tranquil place to relax”. Yes most of our guests find their way to the Shipwreck beach bar just... More 

Hamilton, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

We enjoyed our 8 day stay at the Sun Haven Bungalows. Situated in a quiet tranquil location handy to the bus and restaurants. The staff were very friendly and helpful and our bungalow was spotless with the added touches of a fresh fruit basket and sprigs of bougainvilla. We loved being able to sit on the deck and watch the... More 

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Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana joools2016, Glad we made your stay so enjoyable with no unpleasant noises to spoil the tranquil atmosphere of Sunhaven. One can spend hours watching the surf crashing over the reef. It’s a great way to fall asleep. Good to see you ‘chilled out’ and enjoyed what the island of Rarotonga has to offer. Many thanks for your helpful... More 

Essex
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

If you are looking for a quiet, tranquil get away from it all holiday, then Sunhaven Beach bungalows tick all those boxes. Lovely staff and owners who go the extra mile. Would definitely recommend staying here. Clean and tidy bungalows which are servicedar to a very high standard.

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Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana Sussexseadog, So glad we ticked all your boxes. Many thanks for your helpful review and high recommendation. We very much appreciate it. Hope to see you again. Kia Manuia, Dennis, Patti, Ali, Ash and Akaea. More 

Palmerston North, New Zealand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We are a family of four with two sons aged 16 and 21 and Sunhaven was the perfect location for us, easy to get to town or Muri with good snorkelling close by and a range of bars and restaurants close by too. The units provided everything we needed and were immaculately clean, with sea views across the pool and... More 

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Uncledennis, Owner at Sunhaven Beach Bungalows, responded to this review

Kia Orana sollysmum1, Thank you for your very good review and recommendation. I’m pleased that you all had a restful week and found Sunhaven a lovely spot and the perfect location for you. I’m also happy to see you made good use of the snorkelling and our new kayaks available onsite. Know you know where to come when you want... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Absolute beachfront. A private secluded boutique property hidden amongst mature tropical palms on a pure white sand beach on the west side of Rarotonga. Superbly equipped modern self contained bungalows, suites & studios. See breathtaking views from your verandah of the lagoon and the Pacific Ocean beyond with tropical sunset backdrops. Huge freshwater pool with BBQ area. Catering mostly for couples looking for total relaxation. Our NO CHILDREN policy ensures peace & quiet. Good old fashioned friendly personal service by owner hosts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunhaven Beach Bungalows

Address: Main Rd, Arorangi., Arorangi, Cook Islands
Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Arorangi
Price Range: $151 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sunhaven Beach Bungalows 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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