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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

Overview
Ara Tapu, Titikaveka Cook Islands See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews the ground floor fish upstairs villa across the road cook islands continental breakfast tropical breakfast every morning loved our stay the hotel manager bus stop restaurant staff cleaning staff serviced daily free kayaks different places snorkeling gear
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly helpful staff, great location on a nice beach, good restaurant. We were able to check in early after an overnight flight and staff went out of their way to be friendly and helpful. The complimentary kayaks and snorkelling gear were great (-would be nice...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank AuzziOne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I felt at home. Staff are very friendly and helpful. I personally found it a bit expensive for a small simple roon, but just assume is the price for a beachfront hotel. And honestly... it was worth it! So peaceful having a swimming in the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank patriciayui
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned a few days ago from The beautiful Cook Islands for Our honeymoon (with our 2 year old daughter) Moana Sands Beachfront Villas was our first stop . We absolutely LOVED our 2 bedroom villa. Extremely spacious , comfy beds, great kitchen with...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank brookey87
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed a night last week. Felt it was very expensive for what it is. Staff were nice, but it’s a 3 star hotel in my experience (NB there are 3 different sites, ours was the middle one). With an extra bed for our son, transfers...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank scuba445
Response from WayneS2759, General Manager at Moana Sands Beachfront HotelResponded 18 October 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to review Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel. Your comments are valued as they give us a benchmark to how well we are doing with training and satisfying guests expectations. Due to this being our Peak Season, stays of...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018

This is a nice property, small with I think 18 rooms spread over 3 floors. Each room has a terrace/balcony and view overlooking the ocean. The rooms are fully equipped and have a microwave, cutlery, plates and a fridge. The is a restaurant onsite and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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About
Description
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel, directly overlooking the idyllic Titikaveka Beach, features a variety of studios with stunning beachfront views. Evenings can be spent at Sands Restaurant & Bar and our popular More Sunday night beach BBQ. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Microwave
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$180 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel And Villas
,
Moana Sands Beachfront Titikaveka
,
Hotel Moana Sands Beachfront
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Titikaveka
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
US$180 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel And Villas
,
Moana Sands Beachfront Titikaveka
,
Hotel Moana Sands Beachfront
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Titikaveka
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Room & Suite (82)
Pool & Beach (56)
Dining (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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RubenD456
19 April 2018|
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Response from PRHGCookIslands | Property representative |
Kia Orana Ruben Thank you for your query. Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel is situated on the beautiful Titikaveka beach, which is on the south of the island, perfect for sunbathing, snorkelling and relaxation. Meitaki Ma'ata... More
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keeweetravlr
27 February 2018|
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Response from WayneS2759 | Property representative |
Kia Orana keeweetra, To date we have no security issues at the Hotel. As Maggie pointed out above she felt safe and had no issues other than the parking and that worked out. We have Staff living on site and they do a... More
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Hanna_Marton
29 January 2018|
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Response from PRHGCookIslands | Property representative |
Kia Orana Hanna_Marton, Pacific Resort Hotel Group properties swimming pools are reserved for the use of in-house guests at each respective property. For properties outside of our group, we would kindly advise you to get... More
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Room Tips
"Rooms at the end might be a little more private and away from people going up/down stairs"
jrsee
29 Sep 2018
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"The hotel has three floors of about 5 units each and all three floors give great views of the lagoon."
T3905DSpamelal
31 May 2018
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"All rooms looked very nice, the ground floor ones go onto the beach"
OMCNZ
17 May 2018
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"We liked the top floor, had high ceilings and could hear the rain on it.Good views."
Linley322
12 May 2018
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