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    The Islander Hotel

    | Main Road, Panama Beachfront, Avarua 0682, Cook Islands
    011 682 21 003
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    • Excellent25%
    • Very good33%
    • Average29%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Arriving late at night we booked this place for two nights before continuing to aitutaki... Arriving there (1min walk from the airport terminal) staff was really nice at check-in. The rooms where much nicer than anticipated...and the breakfast selection was huge. The whole place is...More

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    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Booked this as we were flying onto Aitutaki early the next morning. Arrived in the evening and picked up at the airport, not realising until the next morning just how close it is the airport you can actually walk if you don't have a lot...More

    Thank Angela M
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us. Hula Bar on the beach offers beers at $3.50, spirits at $4, and wines at $5. The bars shut down at 11.30pm Mon to Sat. Friday night is the busiest night at the Islander Hotel.

    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    Ended up at The Islander before meeting one of our party off a flight. Had seen the Hula Bar advertised and expected there to be a young lively, maybe noisy crowd there. Instead it was really calm and lovely. Bar staff girls were friendly, even...More

    3  Thank ArtyKiwi
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for joining us for drinks and Island Night Buffet every Tuesday.

    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    Straight across the road from the airport so it's very handy as I fly out to the outer islands. Basic rooms with air con which really helps but your can't alter it if you want for some reason, great kitchen to order food and 3.50...More

    2  Thank kuki682
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us.

    Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

    We booked in to The Islander for a half night before our 1am departure from Rarotonga back home out of pure convenience to the airport (2min walk). What we weren't expecting was a beautifully pre-air conditioned room, super comfy beds & pillows and the most...More

    1  Thank Ashlea B
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$122 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • Cook Islands >
    • Southern Cook Islands >
    • Rarotonga >
    • Avarua
    • Also Known As
    • Aquarius Rarotonga Avarua
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    wyotravels
    2 April 2017|
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    Response from RPTE | Property representative |
    We will still be open. Our expansion plans involve building more rooms upwards. General guest areas won't be affected. You are welcome to join us at the hotel.
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    loshell
    28 January 2017|
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    Response from RPTE | Property representative |
    We have deferred our renovations to December 2017. We have reopened rooms for sale throughout the year. Thank you.
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    Zaynah K
    2 December 2016|
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    Response from RPTE | Property representative |
    Yes - you can book online
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    "If you can afford a little more than backbacking, this would be the place."
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    "Get a beachfront room"
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    "If you want ocean view, you'll have to put up with noise from band/bar else get rooms facing street"
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    "As we were only there the one night I have no idea if there are quieter rooms available"
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