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Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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4 Star Hotel
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Special Rate: 33% OFF! From $309 p/n
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed at Sanctuary Rarotonga on the Beach for nine nights in May. The location is good, not that far from the main city Avarua (20 minutes by bus) and the bus stops right inside the hotel area. For some reason though,...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A wonderful location on the island, safe waters for swimming and other water activities. Very quite and relaxing . Comfortable beds and lovely rooms. Staff are helpful and food was excellent. All in all a good time was had by all.More

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1  Thank Nannywazo
Management response:Responded 21 October 2017

Kia Orana Nannywazo, Thank you for your wonderful 5* review. We are delighted to hear you also think this is paradise, and enjoyed our wonderful location right on Aroa Lagoon Marine Reserve, with the safe swimming and quiet and relaxing environment. We are also pleased...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Arrived in the afternoon so checked straight in off the transfer bus from airport the staff were friendly and welcoming our room 604 was awesome with king size bed the room was clean and tidy not sure about the dinning area which had a sandy...More

Thank dennisdavis2404
Reviewed 1 week ago

On what was to be a happy relaxed holiday in a supposidly above average resort, was a real let down. Biggest gripe was waiting to get your room serviced, feel 4pm to 6.45pm most days not on, then no towels left. Two days our room...More

Thank jamax2018
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I am pleased to hear you loved the private beachfront location of the resort, directly on the Aroa Lagoon Marine Sanctuary, and that you enjoyed the tropical island-style décor of your suite. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well....we were warned but unfortunately too late to change our booking. Checked in Sunday, no staff on desk and took about 10 mins for anyone to turn up....no greeting and no apology. Once checked in I had to ask the way to our room. Every...More

1  Thank Karen W
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Kia Orana Karen, Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals, the friendliness of our staff and the pool at our sister resort, The Rarotongan. We are in the process of recruiting additional housekeeping...More

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Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Breakfast Available
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Room Service
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Chris W
7 February 2018|
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Response from SnarkyGuppy | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was around $8-10 for beer, $10-12 for a glass of wine and $16 for drinks ($12 during happy hour).
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akwales
20 August 2017|
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Kia Orana. Thank you for your query. Please find below our WIFI rates available at the resort; $10 - 450MB $30 - 1,500MB $50 - 3,000MB WIFI access is resort wide. Please let me know if you have any further queries... More
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HelenL1000
15 August 2017|
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