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    Sunset Resort

    Ara Tapu | Nikao, Avarua, Cook Islands
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good29%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    221 - 225 of 643 reviews

    Reviewed 9 April 2015

    Stayed in a beachfront suite for 4 nights and it was pretty much faultless. The resort is quiet and we liked the fact there were no under 12's. The whole resort has a relaxed friendly atmosphere. All the staff are helpful and always wanted to...More

    1  Thank smudge99
    Reviewed 3 April 2015

    We recently stayed in a beachfront studio for 7 nights. Our stay was absolutely faultless, from the moment Kimi picked us up at the airport until the moment she dropped us off for our flight home. The room was spotless, well serviced and very comfortable....More

    3  Thank AucklandMeringue
    Response from ParadiseRarotonga, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 25 April 2015

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to post your review of the resort. Thank you for all of your positive feedback and we do intend hope that you stay with us again on your next trip to Rarotonga. Can I suggest that you...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2015

    We had wanted to stay at the Sunset Resort for quite some time and we were not disappointed. On arrival the room type we had requested was not available, the front desk staff talked with her manager and she came to see us and said...More

    Thank NewZealandSascha
    Reviewed 1 April 2015

    Stayed just under a week with friends and really enjoyed it. We had beachfront rooms which are perfectly sited with great beach views, clean and neat with everything you need- lovely frangipani scented toiletries restocked at daily room service and you just change over your...More

    1  Thank gillianlf
    Response from ParadiseRarotonga, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 25 April 2015

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am pleased to read that we were able to give you a little extra time on your late check out. This is not something that we are always able to do for...More

    Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

    Stayed for seven days. Room was average. Clean and well presented. Front desk staff need training on customer service. Totally botched a spa booking that I made for my mum and I and then argued with me that I should pay it. Manager eventually stepped...More

    1  Thank Michelle W
    Response from ParadiseRarotonga, Public Relations Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 25 April 2015

    Kia Orana Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to let us know about your experience. I am glad to read that you found your room clean and tidy. It sounds like there was a miss understanding with the receptions staff and it...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$203 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Location
    • Cook Islands >
    • Southern Cook Islands >
    • Rarotonga >
    • Avarua
    • Also Known As
    • The Sunset Hotel Arorangi ,
    • Sunset Hotel Arorangi ,
    • Sunset Resort Rarotonga
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    Traveller (427)
    Pool & Beach (99)
    Room & Suite (86)
    Dining (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (236)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    debunce
    25 September 2017|
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    Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
    Hi there, Nick is no longer the manager but has his own resort called Te Vaka Roa in Muri. The new managers have been here for 6 years. Tim and Colleen Darby as seen in the image. Pop in and visit as you are exploring the... More
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    culturevulture2017
    25 August 2017|
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    Response from WendyGAuckland | Reviewed this property |
    Not at the resort. The lagoon is too shallow and a bit rocky. You may be able to find a sail boat for daily hire over in town, but I'm not sure and dont remember seeing any sailboats over there. Enjoy the holiday anyway... More
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    Shann0nMarie
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
    Yes we have two bar areas, one in the Anchorage Restaurant (7days a week) and a small happy hour bar near another pool open from 5 to 7.30 Monday to Saturday
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    Room Tips
    "Book early if you want the beachfront units. They're expensive but worth it. Away from the walkway to..."
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    "I would always prefer a beachfront villa with its pleasant sunny patio."
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    "About mid resort would be the best place then you are centre to all it has to offer."
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    "ocean view rooms are nice but not really needed as you are only 50 metres in from the beach in any room"
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