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Palm Grove

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Auckland, New Zealand
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed her for 8 nights back in June of this year, which is the winter months, but still warmer than back at home in New Zealand. We chose this place from internet searches, brochures and the advice of the travel agent who organised it all for us, and I have to say it was exactly what we were expecting... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay with access to one of the best beach spots on the Island. We stayed in a beach bungalow for 5 nights and then moved to a superior one bedroom for two nights as the beachside was booked. The beach bungalow was great, spacious and very clean. The bathroom has been recently revamped and... More 

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seal beach ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have been to the Palm Grove in the Cook Islands need I say more ~ for others here is our review. Stop what you are doing to book it You won’t regret it this is our third trip staying for 2 weeks > Staff is wonderful~ Betsy & Jo will Take care of you they are just as... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

The property is well managed and maintained. We spent 8 days at the Resort and were very comfortable throughout our stay. Our time was in a Beach Bungalow. The views were very good and the beach was grand for sunning or long walks. The daily breakfast offered a variety of choices presented Continental style. The Island is about 30 miles... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

After seeing the reviews I was really wanting to love this place, I can’t say I did but I certainly like it, the pluses were: Great location across the road from what seemed to me to be the best beach on the island. The beach was kept super tidy by Palm Grove staff as well. It’s also just 5 mins... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Just stayed for 7 nights in the 2 bedroom house.. so much space it was perfect for our 2 boys (8 & 10). Sadly the weather let us down alittle but having the pool to go to when the beach was too windy was great. The restaurant on site is great.. such lovely staff and good food. All in all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

A group of friends and I have just spent 7 nights at Palm Grove and we were all thrilled with the wonderful friendly atmosphere and service we experienced. It was truly a relaxing vacation. Our swimming beach was safe and I enjoyed the use of the beach chairs provided. We dined in their restraint and the food was just great... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We stayed in B1 on the beach. It is furthest from the road and closest to the beach. Lovely views and very private. Nice size rooms. Big bed. Easy to live in. Great choice of breakfast and free drinks Friday Happy hour night. Nice music most nights at the restaurant. Friendly Staff.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

We have just spent 12 days at Palm Grove departing 3 May. We had G1 which is a garden unit with a view from the lounge area across the road to the beach. Handy to check the sea out as we had the tail end of a cyclone for the first few days. We rented a car the whole time... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

We have stayed here 5 times and each time it has been perfect and just gets better. The rooms and pool have been upgraded since our last stay, even if they hadn't of been it still would have been perfect. All employees of Palm Grove should be given credit to making this the perfect place to stay, they are all... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the enchanting area of Vaimaanga on the stunning southern coast, Palm Grove enjoys the tranquility of one of the best locations on Rarotonga. 26 individual bungalows are scattered over 5 acres of landscaped beachfront and garden property. Bungalows are available in studio to 3-bedroom layout and feature kingsize beds, kitchen facilities, aircon, flatscreen TV, and private patio/balcony. Property amenities include our onsite restaurant and bar, swimming pool, guest BBQ, laundry facility, tour desk, and motorbike rentals. All guests receive complimentary daily tropical breakfast buffet and use of kayaks, snorkel equipment, beach chairs and beach towels. Welcome to Palm Grove, your private piece of paradise! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palm Grove

Address: P.O. Box 23, Vaimaanga, Cook Islands
Location: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Vaimaanga
Price Range: $167 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Palm Grove 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Palm Grove Hotel Vaimaanga
Palm Grove Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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