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Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“kia ora”(153 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a very difficult place to review. My wife loves to scuba dive, I get sea sick just looking at the ocean :). Every year we try to visit a dive destination that delivers both a great/unique diving adventure and solid hotel experience. We...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice facilities, staff, and food. Topdive goes right from this resort. My wife is allergic to fish, so I was worried about the menu, but we could have stayed over a week and not repeat on the meals. The food was very good and...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned from our trip. We spent 3 days at the Kia Ora and loved it. Our beach bungelow was perfect. I don't understand a previous comment on run down conditions and rust. Our unit was clean and well-maintained. In fact, we noticed them...More

1  Thank MommaMarps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I recently stayed at this hotel. We were in a beach bungalow with hot tub. The hotel was great! The staff very friendly and the hotel grounds were exquisite. The pool was wonderful. We felt like we had the resort to ourselves...More

3  Thank ebford24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have traveled extensively and have spent many weeks in the French Polynesia over the years. The bottom line is this resort isn’t worth the money they charge, it’s a $200 a night weathered resort that charges like the four seasons on bora bora. Bugs...More

3  Thank prouss134439
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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US$454 - US$971 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$454 - US$971 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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BeachBum314
30 September 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Kia_Ora | Property representative |
Hello, For dinner, proper attire is required although nice shorts are fine. Closed toed shoes are not required. Thank you.
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Tom T
7 September 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Kia_Ora | Property representative |
Hello, It includes american breakfast and a three course dinner. On Wednesday and Sunday nights there is a BBQ so that is included for those nights. When ordering à la carte from our dinner menu, there are not restrictions... More
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Cathy K
16 August 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Kia_Ora | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. Both clubs are good. The hotel works with the Top Dive club which has a base at the hotel. They are the only ones who have access to our dock for diving departures. All other dive clubs... More
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"All bungalows are good, location depends on budget. The best are overwater and with own pool."
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"I would try to get a beach front bungalow or over water bungalow. The ones farther from the beach don't..."
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"Pool villa for privacy, overwater bungalow for the experience."
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"Overwaters are fab for views/snorkelling, pool bungalows for total privacy."
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