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    Sunset Resort

    Ara Tapu | Nikao, Avarua, Cook Islands
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    30/10/2017 31/10/2017
    Traveller (427)
    Pool & Beach (99)
    Room & Suite (86)
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good29%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    231 - 235 of 642 reviews

    Reviewed 1 January 2015

    A customs officer in NZ called the Cook island paradise and he was certainly right. The resort was fantastic, lovely studio apartment, comfortable and clean, great shower ( only one niggle, the air conditioning dripping water, oops) everyone, staff and guests were so friendly. Anchorage...More

    3  Thank Georgesdragon
    Response from ParadiseRarotonga, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 13 January 2015

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to write your review and also for including some tips for other travellers. We think it is a little piece of paradise also and we are glad we were able to share it with you. On another...More

    Reviewed 19 December 2014

    Great and wonderful but some problems. the beach is priceless and if we go again, we will get a room on the beach. They are quiet and there is a large yard with beautiful furniture to lounge on. there is a great bus service that...More

    4  Thank hqalley
    Response from ParadiseRarotonga, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 13 January 2015

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are really pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and your tips to there travellers are great. I do feel that I need to point out that when you...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2014

    We did not have a good start to our holiday having been delayed four hours by Virgin Australia (seriously never fly them ever) and so arrived very tired at 2am. The shuttle wasn't immediately there to get us but that is understandable given the flight...More

    5  Thank jedimastafez
    Reviewed 12 December 2014

    We stayed here one night after returning from the outer islands. The resort was very clean. It is right on the road so there was a lot of noise from vehicles. There were also a number of barking dogs at night. We had a room...More

    Thank Brad X
    Reviewed 10 December 2014

    If you are looking for someone to tip for carrying your bags etc. this is not the place for you......but if you are looking for what we had which was a very clean poolside suite which included a kitchenette (two burners, microwave and fridge), separate...More

    1  Thank 639Kay
    Response from ParadiseRarotonga, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 12 December 2014

    Kia Orana Thank you for your review. We will make sure that all the positive feedback you have given regarding the staff is handed onto them. We look forward to seeing you again at the Sunset Resort Travel safe

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    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$203 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 35
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    • Location
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    • Southern Cook Islands >
    • Rarotonga >
    • Avarua
    • Also Known As
    • The Sunset Hotel Arorangi ,
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    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
    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
    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
    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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