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    The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

    Aroa, Aroa Beach, Cook Islands
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          Overview
          • Excellent22%
          • Very good32%
          • Average20%
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          • Terrible14%
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          Wifi
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          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
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          Restaurant
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          Room Service
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          Poolside Bar
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          Accessible rooms
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          Self-Serve Laundry
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed March 15, 2014

          The hotel's location is not in doubt, with the best snorkelling on the island, but the facilities (officially rated 4-star) are much to be desired. This is NOT a 4-star hotel by international standards...it does have a lot of facilities that you would expect, but...More

          2  Thank D W
          Reviewed March 10, 2014

          Stayed here for 8 nights. The many restaurants onsite were all very quiet. Swimming and snorkeling here is amazing - right on the lagoon, pristine, clear water and lots of pretty fish! Found that the restaurants are very over priced for what you get. It's...More

          1  Thank BKerrBell
          Reviewed March 3, 2014

          Been here few times and always had a good time.The view from the beach rooms is amazing. The rooms are very clean, the beds are very comfortable. The service was good and food was good too. Overall was very enjoyable.

          6  Thank 19islandcouple
          Reviewed March 2, 2014

          Stayed here for 5 days to break up the long return from New Zealand to Toronto. Beach front room was perfect. Beach and lagoon lovely. Service and food were good. Resort was very quiet - off-season we were told.

          1  Thank Michael R
          Reviewed February 27, 2014

          Had dinner at the Sanctuary restaurant which adjoins the Rarotongan Beach Resort. We were the only people dining which should have told us something. You sit inside the restaurant and the floor is covered in sand - unfortunately we did doubt the cleanliness of the...More

          4  Thank Chris W
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • $157 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 109
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          • Aroa Beach
          • Also Known As
          • The Rarotongan Beach Resort And Spa ,
          • The Rarotongan Beach Hotel Aroa Beach ,
          • Rarotongan Beach Resort Spa ,
          • The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa Rarotonga/Aroa Beach
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          Pool & Beach (171)
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          Bathroom (25)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          nztraveller1971
          Does anyone know, can you use the resort pool if you aren't a guest and what is the charge or conditions if any? Thanks.
          February 11, 2017|
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          Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
          yes u can. others were doing this while we were there not sure of the charge or if u just have to use the bar.
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          kristin b
          We are a family of 5 arriving at 130am. Should we book a car rental to get to the resort? Will we want to keep the car for the week we are there?
          August 23, 2016|
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          Response from CoachTJ | Reviewed this property |
          Hi...Rarotonga is very small so we only hired a car for one day and the rest of the 10 days just used local transport but of course it's handy to have one. We took a taxi to the Rarotongan on arrival and didn't prebook. We... More
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          kiwihenk
          how much are the taxies from the airport to the resort for 2 persons and are they there at 1.30 am
          March 19, 2016|
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          Response from Livi B |
          I was told about $40 but apparently you need to pre negotiate with driver on price before you get in, and also confirm with them if it is Per Person or for the whole taxi trip. I am thinking its just as cheap to book a car... More
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          Room Tips
          "Rooms in 300 are beachfront"
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          "The beach view rooms may be on the beach but when we were there it was very windy and the garden room we had..."
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          "All rooms are set out the same, its just whether you want a garden view or beach view"
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          "Deluxe Beach Suite offer the best views"
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