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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas

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Reviewed 4 February 2017

After I booked on a major travel website, this hotel breached the advertised terms and charged my credit card without authorisation. Deposit was taken within one day of booking, but three weeks after cancellation I am still waiting for a refund, many phone calls and emails later. Think twice before booking here.

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1Thank letsgoguppy
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly helpfull staff. Motel like rooms great location with access to waters and reef at the back door. Kayaying and snorkeling free. Soothing sounds of waves breaking in the distance. Located on the south side of the island close to Muri night markets for the best local foods 4 nights pet eeek

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Thank MaxAtLarge
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Ate there last night, round towards the Western side on the outer loop road. Fish Curry was fantastic. My wife had the Pork Roll which also was very nice. Great food excellent location for dinner at dusk. Relax in great atmosphere with friendly staff and a few cold drinks.

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Thank Stuart C
Perth
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We stayed in the Hotel for a few nights while attending a wedding. Our overall rating is based on having spent time at other accommodation on the island during our visit. The hotel has a fabulous outlook over the beach to the lagoon which surrounds the island, and also happens to be one of the best swimming beaches on the...

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

I stayed in Moana Sands Villa 4 with friends for 8 nights from 29Dec 2016 - 6Jan 2017. We loved the privacy of the place, the beach, and the hospitality. A great thank you to Mercy who kept our rooms nice and tidy everyday, and her friendly nature. The only things that I think need improving are: the towels need...

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1Thank Olataga O
Auckland
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Stayed at the Villas after having to cancel booked accomodation which was not up to standard. Walked in and given a very good rate for a large 2 bedroom, fully contained Villa on the beach. There are only 6 Villas here, 3 upstairs and 3 downstairs, ( we were only ones there) on a really nice part of the beach....

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3Thank AucklandDevon11
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I was here some time ago and they were in the midst of renovating but we had a wonderful time, very relaxing, with the best snorkeling in the Cooks right outside our door. We also got to "witness" a wedding and it was beautifully done.

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1Thank Charmaine C
Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Great location right on the beach, and we didn't miss not having a pool. The restaurant had great meals at comparative NZ prices. In fact we ate there 3 out of 6 nights. We were on the first floor so had a great view over the beach. The staff were excellent and friendly. We had an issue with air conditioner...

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1Thank alexfmly
tirau
Reviewed 8 December 2016

From the flowers in our room on arrival at around midnight to the farewell from restaurant staff etc on check out, it was a wedding anniversary trip to remember. Walk from our room, onto the sand, into the water... And all staff always helpful with local information & tips. Nothing was ever too much trouble.. We will come here again.

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Australia
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My friends and I 4 women and one baby all stayed here. The number one thing that was the draw card for us all was the proximity of the lagoon to each and everyone's Hotel Room. My room was on the 2nd floor, and I had fantastic view of the lagoon, and the beach area. We paid a price which...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel is located at Titikaveka on the southern coast of the island. There are six ground floor beachfront studios, six first floor beachfront studios & five top floor deluxe beachfront studios. We have four sets of interconnecting rooms (two on ground floor & two on first floor). All rooms are ABSULOTE beachfront, each with its own private balcony. Snorkelling equipment, Kayaks & beach towels are complimentary to guests. All rooms have a small kitchenette, LCD TV’s with SKY, air-conditioning & are all non-smoking. We have a hotel BBQ on the beach that is available for guests to use otherwise The Pawpaw Patch Restaurant is open daily for Breakfast & Dinner, seven days a week.Moana Sands Beachfront Villas are located at Vaimaanga, a five mins drive away from Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel. There are six villas; three on the ground floor & three upstairs. Each villa has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. All villas are ABSOLUTE beachfront, each with its own patio or balcony, Modern kitchen, Spacious open-plan lounge/dining, TV/DVD/Music System/ipod dock/Sky TV/Wifi internet. Guests have access to complimentary snorkelling gear, kayaks & beach towels. Units are fully serviced six days per week & guests are provided with a Complimentary breakfast starter pack on arrival. A BBQ on the beach is available for guests to use. All villas are air-conditioned and non-smoking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas

Address: Titikaveka, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Titikaveka
Price Range: ₹ 12,073 - ₹ 17,469 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel And Villas
Moana Sands Beachfront Titikaveka
Hotel Moana Sands Beachfront
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas Titikaveka, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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“all rooms face the sea”
marielister, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great”
kima665, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor all day !!”
Famput, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Top level are larger and have amazing views, offer more privacy than the ground floor rooms”
215DebR, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor ones for easy access to the beach”
y0ungsilb, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
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