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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great beach location, beautiful garden atmosphere, the most helpful and gracious hosts (Lucile & Tim), spacious and elegant accommodations, friendly guests. Just steps from snorkeling and kayaking (provided). The South side of the island is perfect for viewing the Southern Cross, right from the resort...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing location, wonderful accommodation, excellent service, the best people. Extensive knowledge of the best attractions and recommendations made our holiday wonderful. What ever you do don't change. Regards OgoMore

Thank Ogo M
Response from RoyaleTakitumu, Manager at Royale TakitumuResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Orana Ogo, thank you so much for your kind words. It was a pleasure hosting you and your wonderful wife. We'll continue doing what we are doing: making you feel at home in our tropical Paradise! For the team at Royale Takitumu. Tim Meyer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 5 nights in late March 2018. We loved the views of the lagoon from our beach front villa. The swimming / snorkelling was very good right in front of the resort and it is only a short drive to either Aroa beach...More

Thank Michelle A
Response from RoyaleTakitumu, Manager at Royale TakitumuResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana Michelle & Brent, Tim & I as well as the team would like to thank you for your very nice review. We are happy to hear you had such as great time at Royale Takitumu for your 20th anniversary! Let’s hope that you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time reviewer... I cannot sum up how impressed I was with this location. The grounds and rooms are kept immaculate, the hosts bend over backwards to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. This was and will remain one of the most memorable place...More

Thank John R
Response from RoyaleTakitumu, Manager at Royale TakitumuResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana John, Wow, we are honored by your review! Thank you so much, we feel very proud to be able to deliver such a happy experience. We would love to have you back – there is always something more to discover in Rarotonga. Your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 8 nights in early March and are already thinking about when we can return. Needless to say the beach was amazing and the snorkeling was like swimming in an aquarium. The location was outstanding since we were looking for a quiet place...More

Thank Kimberly A
Response from RoyaleTakitumu, Manager at Royale TakitumuResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana Kim, What a great review, thank you very much! We are delighted to read that you had such a fantastic time with us!!! And what a great idea to escape the Canadian winter. Like you said, the lagoon in front of our villas...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$235 - US$526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$235 - US$526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kimberly M
10 March 2018|
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Response from OregonTootsie | Reviewed this property |
It is not set up for children, but a teenager was there with family when we stayed. Other hotels are better equipped for families with young children.
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AmyPic
17 July 2017|
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7 June 2017|
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Response from travnerd | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can swim directly in front of the Villas, but I did not find it that interesting. A few fish and coral that has been bleached by the weather. But I would still stay there.
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"Beachfront was amazing but the lagoon rooms also have great views"
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"The ocean view rooms are excellent and great place to enjoy your morning breakfast."
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"rooms with water view are best."
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"I have stayed in 2 and 8 and both rooms were great"
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