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Magic Reef Bungalows

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1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 February 2015

This is our third stay at Magic Reef, so that fact alone speaks for itself. When you arrive at Rarotonga airport the owners, Simon and Angela will personally meet you and transfer you to Magic Reef in an air-conditioned van. And take you back to meet your plane at the end of your stay. A fantastic fruit platter of mango,...

5Thank Wayne_Auckland
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Just had the most amazing 2 weeks staying at Magic Reef Bungalows. Spotlessly clean, beautiful gardens and unique pool. Angela and Simon are the perfect hosts and couldn't have been more helpful, from restaurant recommendations to best places to snorkel (and lots more). Not to forget the most amazing sunsets! This is the place to go if you are looking...

2Thank JAM2501
Reviewed 12 January 2015

My mother and I spent a wonderful week at Magic Reef back in August and i cant speak highly enough of the place. The bungalows and grounds were top notch, beautiful beach frontage, wonderful hosts. Wefelt pampered from the flower leis on arrival to the wonderful tropical fruit platter and hibiscus flowers i wouldnt hesitate to coming back and staying...

Thank Kiwileese
Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 January 2015

we honeymooned there and this was the perfect place to do it. Staff were great and so helpful. The small touches made the difference from the hibiscus flowers placed around the bungalow to the personalised welcome and info sheet. It was so much fun exploring the different elements in the room from the carvings on the bed posts, the furniture,...

3Thank ooNaomioo
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Stayed there in Dec 2014 for 8 days lovely Bunglowes lovely owners and staff even cut a coconut from their gardens and gave it to us right on beach with amazing sunsets beach at door step for snorkelling colourful fish ever where. Nice owners. Loved the outside showes and bath will go back, very clean

1Thank bobbie2015
Reviewed 18 December 2014

My partner and I were looking for a relaxing quiet getaway before we started our seasons in the south pacific... Magic Reef was it! Right from the start, polite and friendly emails, to great staff always working extremely hard maintaining the beautiful grounds. The owners were away during our stay; however, they left the place in good hands with a...

2Thank Todd-Abbey
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We had a fantastic few days at Magic Reef. It is in a great location with direct access to the beach to view the stunning sunsets. There are only 9 Bungalows so it is really quiet and peaceful. The bungalows are spacious and the outdoor shower and bath are great. The owners were away so we were looked after by...

1Thank Euan H
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 December 2014

What a relaxing, laid back 8 nights we had here, right on the beach in spotless bungalows with completely quiet air conditioning,great shower and comfortable bed. All made extra special by Jon who was a real treasure and couldn't do enough for us and was full of ideas and knowledge of the island. His fruit was amazing from his farm...

2Thank Jonbri2014
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 October 2014

My husband and I have just returned from 8 days of the most relaxing holiday of our life. Magic Reef Bungalows create your own spot of magic. Apart from what the other 164 reviews all agree on i.e. beautiful bungalows, comfy beds, incredible setting, fabulously private pool, incredible sunsets, amazing staff and wonderful hosts in Angela and Simon - I...

10Thank MaryandGlenn2014
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Wow what a fantastic wedding/holiday venue. Jody & James booked out the entire venue for their family Wedding/Holiday. 8 days of pure luxury, fun, laughter and much more. An amazing Wedding - thank you Angela and Simon, you are fantastic to say the least. Everything you did for us was top class, very professional. You have become our friends.Our Bungalows...

4Thank KennyJK

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
9 Polynesian style, self-contained bungalows located right on the beach of Arorangi, with golden sunset views from each. All bungalows have sea views, romantic four poster super-king size beds, a private outdoor shower and bath, air conditioning and a ceiling fan. There is an extensive DVD and book library available. The boat-shaped pool, BBQ facilities and Petanque court invite you to relax. Complimentary use of snorkel, mask and reef shoes. Complimentary breakfast on arrival. Complimentary air transfers for direct bookings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magic Reef Bungalows

Address: Arorangi CK, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Arorangi
Price Range: $264 - $349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Magic Reef Bungalows 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Magic Reef Bungalows Hotel Rarotonga
Magic Reef Bungalows Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Arorangi
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“Any Bungalow is Perfect”
DaveJ43, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
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Hillrun1, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
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golucky7799, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You can't get a bad bungalow here, but the four beachfront ones are especially appealing.”
Charles_L10011, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Unit 4 has beautiful sea views”
Steph618, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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