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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium

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Slip off your watch, your shoes, your cares and immerse yourself in paradise at the renowned Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium. Hand feed the friendly reef fish or snorkel straight off the white sands of Aroa Beach in the crystal clear blue waters of Aroa Lagoon Marine Reserve and enjoy Rarotonga’s best snorkeling (the resort’s guided Night Snorkeling Tours are a special treat!). The all-tide lagoon is also perfect for stand-up paddleboarding and kayaking, included as part of The Rarotongan’s extensive FREE Daily Activities Programme. The Rarotongan is located directly on Rarotonga’s best white sandy beach, Aroa Beach, on the island’s sunshine southwest coast. The Rarotongan is also Rarotonga’s most family-friendly resort and offers FREE Moko’s Kids Club, Little Dolphin’s Mini Waterpark and Teen Zone. Kids & Teens Stay & Play FREE (aged to 16 years)! Kids aged 4-11 years Play Free @ Moko’s Kids Club, and teens aged 12-16 years Play Free in Teen Zone.
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Couldn’t recommend this place more! We stayed here for 7 night and was completely happy with our stay. Reception, front of house, hospitals staff they were all amazing. The cocktails were amazing and so was the food.
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Response from TRBR_ResortMgr, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium
Responded 2 days ago
Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to post review of your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay and you enjoyed the warm hospitality from our staff. I am also pleased to hear that you found our cocktails to be amazing as well your meals. The Resort offers an extensive selection of tropical cocktails, including international classics and local Raro Delights as well as a special Happy Hour selection. Some of our most popular cocktails include; • ISLAND GIRL - Beautiful & Mysterious - Blue Curacao, Coconut & Banana Liqueurs, Bacardi, Peach Schnapps, Cream, Pineapple & Orange Juice. • ULTIMATE TOBLERONE – nutty, chocolatey, creamy - Rich blend of Bailey’s Irish Cream, Frangelico, Chocolate Liqueur, Cream and Crushed Nuts. • MALIBU BREEZE – your tropical Island must…! Malibu Coconut Rum, White Rum, Southern Comfort, Grenadine, Pineapple Juice. • PASSIONFRUIT MOJITO - Bacardi Rum, Mint, Passion Fruit Pulp, Sugar Syrup muddled w/ a dash of Soda Water to finish. • PINA COLADA - Bacardi Rum, Malibu, Pineapple Juice, Coconut Cream blended with ice. Our menus with over 50 different items are one of the most extensive on the island and are designed to appeal to as broad a range of guests as possible including guests with special dietary needs such as vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, dairy and nut free, etc. Captain Andy’s Beach Bar & Grill at The Rarotongan offers casual beach and poolside dining including light and tasty snacks, salads, pizzas, burgers & sandwiches, and a range of main courses, as well as daily Chef’s specials and a Kids’ Menu especially for our little guests. Room service is available 11am – 9pm. Our full food and beverage menu is available online at our website. Thank you again for staying with us and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Please feel free to contact me directly for the best available rates guaranteed as a returnee guest, for your next visit to Rarotonga. Kind Regards, Haimona Browne Resort Manager
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Hotel's Favorite
I absolutely fell in love with the resort, the food, and of course the island people! What a wonderful visit from start to finish!! Don't forget to feed the fish, what fun that was. I turned sixty on this trip and it was the best vacation I've ever had.
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Responded Jun 18, 2018
Kia Orana, Thank you for your lovely review. I am thrilled to hear that you chose our resort to celebrate your milestone birthday. It sounds like it was truly memorable, and we are delighted to be a part of your special memories. We look forward to welcoming you back to Rarotonga and wish you all the best for 2018. Kia Manuia, Haimona Browne, Resort Manager
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We were a family of four, with two girls aged 9 and 8. Accommodation was great, kept clean and fresh every day by the very friendly cleaning staff, we had one little niggle with the fridge leaking, but it was sorted straight away with no fuss at all. Watching the fish just off
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Thank you for an amazing holiday, everything and everyone was awesome! Food amazing, Dave with his amazing cocktails, wise with his welcoming smile in the restaurant, France who did the kareoke/ activities hut, and our friendly cleaners who looked after our room, thank you for
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Response from TRBR_ResortMgr, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium
Responded 2 days ago
Kia Orana, Thank you for your kind review. I am delighted to hear that you had an amazing stay with us, and you enjoyed the warm hospitality from our staff. Dave and France will be grateful and thrilled by your wonderful feedback. I am also happy to hear that our housekeeping team did a wonderful job looking after your room. The resort enjoys a prime location directly on Aroa Lagoon Marine Sanctuary with beautiful white sand beaches, the island’s best all tide snorkelling with abundant tropical fish and occasional turtles and eagle rays as well as stunning sunsets. Guests can explore the marine sanctuary with complimentary kayaks, paddle boards, snorkels & masks, etc. Thank you again for staying with us and please feel free to contact me directly for the best available rates guaranteed as a returnee guest, for your next visit to Rarotonga. Kind Regards, Haimona Browne Resort Manager
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We just had an amazing family holiday at the RarotonganBeach Resort. The location on the water is perfect. The free kayaks, paddle boards and snorkel gear were really enjoyed. Children and adults could both really enjoy it The food was amazing and one night they cooked up fish
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Response from TRBR_ResortMgr, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium
Responded 2 days ago
Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had an amazing family holiday and that you enjoyed the absolute beachfront location of the resort. The resort enjoys a prime location directly on Aroa Lagoon Marine Sanctuary with beautiful white sand beaches, the island’s best all tide snorkelling with abundant tropical fish and occasional turtles and eagle rays as well as stunning sunsets. Guests can explore the marine sanctuary with complimentary kayaks, paddle boards, snorkels & masks, etc. I am pleased to hear that enjoyed the warm hospitality from our staff and found your meals to be amazing including the fish dish the chefs cooked up for you from your fishing trip. Thank you again for being such lovely guests and please feel free to contact me directly for the best available rates guaranteed as a returnee guest, for your next visit to Rarotonga Kind Regards, Haimona Browne Resort Manager
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PRICE RANGE
$115 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the rarotongan beach hotel aroa beachthe rarotongan beach resort and spararotongan beach resort spa
LOCATION
Cook IslandsSouthern Cook IslandsRarotongaAroa Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
104
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