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The Islander Hotel

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Main Road, Panama Beachfront, Avarua 0682 Cook Islands See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews across the road island night close to the airport airport hotel seafood platter flight home short stay happy hour buffet dinner swimming pool outer islands hour layover comfortable beds early check ika mata new zealand hula
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As with other reviews this is just about waiting for the plane the plane. A short walk from Rarotongas main airport building this is a great place to wait for your transfer and leave your luggage for a very reasonable few dollars and wander into...More

Thank Edmund N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Conveniently located across from the airport. You can store luggage for $5 NZ per piece and walk into town. Need a room? They have rooms. Their restaurant has decent food at reasonable prices. The pizza dough(?) was an adventure. Get a burger instead. They have...More

Thank Ranger93433
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Rarotonga is a beautiful island with great hotels and restaurants. Unfortunately this is not one of them. The hotel appears to cater for the local party and wedding/function market. Two of the days of my six day stay the hotel was catering for a wedding...More

Thank Pcraggs
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We went here for a cultural experience with a buffet dinner. The meal was excellent!! The cultural experience was a great selection of dancing in traditional costumes from all the different islands. All the team were very talented but the highlight was the fire dancing....More

Thank Nigel2312
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely setting with fabulous ocean views and even a whale passing by. The food was great, the crumbed chicken was the best. The service was very friendly and helpful and the company sensational. All up a grest experience

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Description
The Islander Airport Hotel is a great value for money 3 star beachfront hotel directly across the road from Rarotonga International Airport on the waterfront featuring 13 Cabanas, Coco Grill Restaurant, Tiki Bar, More pool, outdoor dining, sandy beach, daily sunsets, low-cost wifi, Sky Sports on Big Screen, Live bands and unpretentious island style service from a team of dedicated Islanders. Our HULA bar on the beach offers all day happy hour from 11am to 11pm Mon to Sun with NZD3.50 beers, spirits, wines and soft drinks. Bring your own music with our 'U-DJ' product. Great for friends and family who wish to soak in Rarotonga's warm sunshine with cold cold drinks! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$ 131 - US$ 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Aquarius Rarotonga
Also Known As
Aquarius Rarotonga Avarua
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The Islander Hotel Rarotonga/Avarua, Cook Islands
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Avarua
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$ 131 - US$ 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Aquarius Rarotonga
Also Known As
Aquarius Rarotonga Avarua
,
The Islander Hotel Rarotonga/Avarua, Cook Islands
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Avarua
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Traveller (150)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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kiwiifruit
15 August 2018|
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Response from RPTE | Property representative |
The Breakfast Buffet features hot items (eggs, bacon, sausages, tomatoes, mushrooms, baked beans, pancakes) and cold items (fruit, cereal, muffins, toast & spreads) with orange juice, iced water, coffee, tea, hot chocolate... More
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bellacabo
29 May 2018|
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Response from RPTE | Property representative |
Yes - you can. No charge. Just order food and beverages and enjoy your last day on Rarotonga before your fly home.
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bellacabo
29 May 2018|
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Response from Steven L | Reviewed this property |
Yep. They charge you to hold your bags and then you can use the facilities. 5 bucks from memory
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Room Tips
"We didn't use any sorry."
edmundn48
2 weeks ago
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"All rooms are average and the same"
Pcraggs
3 Sep 2018
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"Don't stay here"
MollyM991
1 May 2018
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"All rooms look out onto the outside bar, so one is no better than another"
Grant5050
4 Mar 2018
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