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Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed with our family for the week and we're able to book all 4 apartments, it worked fantastically to have a couple in each room and have a bathroom and small kitchen to ourselves, close to everything you need but tucked away so you don't hear the road all day like some places, would definitely recommend fir a group...

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Our 5th time in Rarotonga and 1st visit to Muri Retreat - we will definately return here again. Steve and Phoebe are the best owners - so helpful and fun to be with. The retreat is small - only 4 units so its very peaceful and our unit was lovely - couldn't want for anything. The gardens are beautiful and...

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1Thank Sarah B
Victoria
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Decided to stay at Muri Retreat after researching a few places. MT is great for families. The rooms were clean and comfortable and is just a short walk to the township of Muri and beaches. Steve and Phoebe were happy to assist with anything to make our stay comfortable. Nice bbq area with pool and laundry and lush green surroundings....

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Thank nekkro
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Clean and basic but had everything you could want for self catering. A 10 minute walk to the local township and cafes and a wonderful view of the sea and spectacular sunrises. We had a fabulous time and Steve and Phoebe are great hosts.

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Thank MarianAndDavid_12
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

This little hideaway is perfect for busy overworked couples who want privacy, but also be very close to town and the beach (approx. 5-10mins of easy walking). We enjoyed being surrounded by dense vegetation in the hillside rather than the hustle of too many tourists and resorts so close to each other on the lagoon. I have strong allergies and...

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Thank Lucia A
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Phoebe and Steve - thank you for making our holiday in Rarotonga so memorable. We stayed in the Ono apartment, small, clean, really well appointed and great value. The view is lovely. Phoebe, you are a real treasure. Your friendliness and willingness to help in any way possible sets you apart from most apartment owners. Love your wee dog, enjoyed...

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Thank Halswellch
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Muri Retreat so much, it exceeded all expectations and was great value for money. Situated off the main road, you really enjoy a sense of privacy, with only the occasional rooster in the morning interrupting that. Kura and her parents were excellent hosts, they told us about the must sees and dos in the area...

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Thank Sbeneke2015
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 July 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed in a top floor apartment for 8 nights in early July. Kura personally showed us our room when we arrived at 2am and gave us fresh fruit in the morning. The room was clean, spacious, and had everything we needed. The retreat is a five minute walk to a perfect beach and a pleasant walk...

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1Thank haytill
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 July 2015

My partner and I really enjoyed our stay here. We were in the ground floor one bedroom which was well equipped, comfortable and convenient. The Hosts are most friendly and welcoming. They organised our airport transfers and were forthcoming with loads of handy information about the island. The location in Muri was perfect for us as we rented a scooter...

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Thank Nick K
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Kura, Phoebe and Steve offer an incredible self contained apartment. we had great ocean views from our second floor suite and full cooking facilities. Awesome sun rises from the bed. Coconut grove out the back. really helpful and suggestive of things to do. We learned how to husk and crack open coconuts, and then extract the cream in order to...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Muri Retreat is situated on a private tropical hillside surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens, overlooking the warm turquoise waters of Rarotonga's finest beach...Muri Beach. A peaceful place to relax and unwind. We are a small and friendly adults only self-catering holiday accommodation proudly offering 4 quality apartments that are stylish, comfortable and fully self-contained. Enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, stunning sunrises, volcanic mountains, tropical rainforest and plantations.... all from your bed or private patio. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Muri Retreat

Address: Ambala Rd | Muri Beach Village, Muri, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Muri
Price Range: $112 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms have their own charm so you can't go wrong”
1PaulS1, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Relaxing, great views and beautiful gardens”
B7032VBjonathanc, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If view is very important to you go for an upstairs room although we still had a sea view from the ground.”
NicolaW687, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the top floor as they are bigger with more room”
nekkro, 2 Oct 2015 | Read review
“4 apartments with differing facilities. You choose your style.”
Halswellch, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
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