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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

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Reviewed 12 January 2015

My husband and I went here around ten years ago and really enjoyed it. This time it was AWFUL. We arrived on New Years eve and waited about an hour and a half to check in (there were only two people in front of us)....More

20  Thank amanda734
Response from Haimona B, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 24 March 2015

Kia Orana Amanda734 Thank you for taking the opportunity to post your review of your stay with us back in early January. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your previous stay with us 10 years prior. We take great pride in manicuring our...More

Reviewed 12 January 2015

Disappointing stay in what is a very tired and run down resort. Worst resort we've stayed at in over 30 years of travel. Public areas - floors,furniture and tablecloths- are dirty and grubby, legs rusting off chairs. Wood work on doors and windows is rotting...More

17  Thank Gillian B
Response from Haimona B, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 7 April 2015

Kia Orana Gillian B, Thank you for taking the opportunity to post your review of your stay with us back in January. The prolonged wet weather which drenched Rarotonga for almost the entire festive season was very unfortunate timing for your holiday, and we can...More

Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

My family n I stayed here after an awesome local special went out...A awesome way to finish 2014 and again to welcome 2015....kids just loved it we stayed in a deluxe villa RM103. Great if you have children that loves the pool....loved the outdoor shower...More

Thank Sinsemillia Nga... R
Response from Haimona B, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 16 March 2015

Kia Orana Sinemilla Thank you for taking the opportunity to post your awesome review of your stay with us. We are thrilled to hear that you and your family loved your festive getaway at The Rarotongan! We are also pleased that you loved your Deluxe...More

Reviewed 7 January 2015

Just been to the Santuary which is part of the motel. The room was upgraded to a beach front room and was beautiful. Very clean. Staff were very friendly. Had a bit of rain so I would research a better time to go.I think it...More

Thank 537Mandy1958
Response from Haimona B, General Manager at The Rarotongan Beach Resort & SpaResponded 4 April 2015

Kia Orana 537Mandy1958 Thank you for taking the opportunity to post your review of your stay with us in January. We are very pleased to read that you found your Beachfront Suite at our adjacent adults-only sister resort, Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach, to be beautiful,...More

Reviewed 5 January 2015

This was our third visit to Rarotonga, the first with our children aged 12-19. The only good thing about this resort is the access to the beach. On arrival to our two interconnecting rooms the children's room only had two beds ready. My son had...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Concierge
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Microwave
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Spa
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Price range
US$161 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$161 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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nztraveller1971
11 February 2017|
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Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
yes u can. others were doing this while we were there not sure of the charge or if u just have to use the bar.
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kristin b
23 August 2016|
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Response from CoachTJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi...Rarotonga is very small so we only hired a car for one day and the rest of the 10 days just used local transport but of course it's handy to have one. We took a taxi to the Rarotongan on arrival and didn't prebook. We... More
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If you dont have much luggage hire a scooter...the airport transfers are a total rip off..
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"could provide some bottled water in the room on arrival. It would be nice to provide more glasses in the..."
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