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    The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

    Aroa, Aroa Beach, Cook Islands
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 172
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          US$ 172
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          Overview
          • Excellent22%
          • Very good32%
          • Average20%
          • Poor12%
          • Terrible14%
          Travellers talk about
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Kitchenette
          Concierge
          Spa
          Accessible rooms
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 9 December 2013 via mobile

          We stayed in the Sancuary side of the resort. (Adults only) the place was nice and relaxing. The staff were great. Lots to do from the resort and is quite central to everything. Although the rooms are more expensive then what you get. Lots of...More

          3  Thank DBDC2013
          Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 27 December 2013

          Kia Orana “DBDC2013” Seasons Greetings from the Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach! Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review with regards to your stay. We are very happy that you enjoyed the fantastic location of the Resort and are delighted that...More

          Reviewed 9 December 2013

          I recently stayed here for a wedding and travelled with a group. We all loved the hotel and stayed in a variety of room types. From the honeymoon bure (absolutely beautiful) to beachfront rooms and at The Sanctuary. Although I don't take too much notice...More

          1  Thank Mel454
          Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 27 December 2013

          Kia Orana “Mel454” Seasons Greetings from The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review with regards to your recent stay. We are delighted that you were pleased with the rooms and facilities offered at the...More

          Reviewed 4 December 2013 via mobile

          A friend and I found The Rarotongan a great place to stay. We were friendly, patient and polite and this ment we got great friendly service in return. Of all the beaches on the island we found it to be the best location for swimming,...More

          2  Thank Lpeneg
          Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 7 January 2014

          Kia Orana “Lpeneg” Thank you for your review in regards to your recent November 2013 stay with us at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. Firstly, we are thrilled that you enjoyed the location of The Rarotongan which is set on Aroa Beach, Rarotonga's most...More

          Reviewed 2 December 2013

          The resort pool, facilities and beach was lovely. But if you go in the off season (Nov), you can't get half the stuff advertised on their site - Hibiscus hut usually closed due to low demand. The over the counter, quick healthy snacks, salads and...More

          1  Thank Amanda V
          Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 7 January 2014

          Kia Orana “Amanda V” Thank you for taking the time to upload your review on your November 2013 stay at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. We are pleased that you enjoyed the resort pool, facilities and beachfront location offered at The Rarotongan. Our Activities...More

          Reviewed 28 November 2013

          My husband and I arrived early hours in the morning and received a wonderful welcome by hotel staff. A kind porter carted our lugguage to our room and answered all the questions we had on the way. We stayed in a garden room. It was...More

          2  Thank Stacey F
          Response from RarotonganSales, Guest Relations Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 7 December 2013

          Kia Orana “Stacey F” Thank you for taking the time to post a lovely review with regards to your recent stay with us at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa. The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa is magnificently located beachfront to the stunning Aroa Marine...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre 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 Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 157 - US$ 332 (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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          • Rarotonga >
          • Aroa Beach
          • Also Known As
          • The Rarotongan Beach Hotel Aroa Beach ,
          • The Rarotongan Beach Resort And Spa ,
          • Rarotongan Beach Resort Spa ,
          • The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa Rarotonga/Aroa Beach
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          Pool & Beach (171)
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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.
          11 February 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?
          23 August 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
          20 March 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
          "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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          "Go for ground floor beachfront"
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