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Sunset Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

I spent allot of time researching hotels for my recent trip to Rarotonga. I chose The Sunset Resort and could not have been happier. Booked via Expedia but received a personal confirmation from the hotel. I communicated with the reservation department a couple of times...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was our fifth visit to Raro but the first time we’d stayed at the same place for a second time. We weren’t disappointed. We were greeted at the airport and taken directly to our room as it was too early to check in. The...More

1  Thank potblak
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

First impression, very well manicured and maintained. Rooms were nice but not 5 star nice. Restaurant food was okay but not great. This is a 3 star resort at best. Now for the bad. My room 34 was extremely noisy. The road that ran behind...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed December 3, 2017

Lady shuttle driver who picked us and up and dropped us off was just lovely and bubbly, apologies i never got her name. Room was nice and clean and check in was easy. Most staff were lovely and i thought the complimentary breakfast was nice,...More

Thank m0riaty1
Reviewed December 1, 2017

Wow! Arrived early morning (after 13 hours of flying time and a 4 hour layover) and we were fortunate our room was ready. We were told that we were not permitted to eat breakfast that day in the restaurant. No problem, we had done our...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$195 - $283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$195 - $283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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debunce
September 24, 2017|
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Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
Hi there, Nick is no longer the manager but has his own resort called Te Vaka Roa in Muri. The new managers have been here for 6 years. Tim and Colleen Darby as seen in the image. Pop in and visit as you are exploring the... More
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culturevulture2017
August 25, 2017|
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Response from WendyGAuckland | Reviewed this property |
Not at the resort. The lagoon is too shallow and a bit rocky. You may be able to find a sail boat for daily hire over in town, but I'm not sure and dont remember seeing any sailboats over there. Enjoy the holiday anyway... More
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Shann0nMarie
August 17, 2017|
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Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
Yes we have two bar areas, one in the Anchorage Restaurant (7days a week) and a small happy hour bar near another pool open from 5 to 7.30 Monday to Saturday
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"Ocean view Rooms are just a few dollars more , do the upgrade !"
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"If you can afford the beach view... go for it. Garden view is just fine!"
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"beachfront if you can afford it"
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"We like the space and quietness of the upstairs poolside rooms"
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