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Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa

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Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Te Manava is the perfect mix of privacy but near the action. We had an unobstructed view of the lagoon the whole week, and were able to walk to all of the restaurants in Muri. The owners are so generous to give you rides as well, even though the walk is very doable. Loved the beachfront villa - perfect spot...

Thank Amy Z
Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were greeted by Jane who immediately made us feel right at home. The Luxury Villas are beautiful. We stayed in ultimate beachfront villa #1. The concept of this 5 star is great with as much privacy as you desire. We were able to kayak, snorkel everyday! Jane had fantastic recommendations for dinning. Our stay was for 12 days and...

Thank 12gosurfing
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the best properties we have ever stayed at. Each Villa is a built like a large studio suite. We had a pool villa suite, the least expensive, with a private deck with a small pool and a nicely appointed private patio. It was a one minute walk to the nice beach, which had kayaks and paddle...

Thank jamesmullins
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay at Te Manava was an absolute dream! Jane, Todd and Teina are excellent hosts and made us feel very welcome. From the moment we arrived, we were greeted with excitement and genuine care. We stayed in a gorgeous private pool villa, and it was unlike any other accommodation on the island. Beautifully furnished, private, great layout and an...

Thank MDPearson
Faribault, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say? This place was perfect for my wife and I to celebrate our 15th wedding anniversary. We stayed in Villa 2. This villa has direct access to the beach. I've included pictures of Villa 2. The staff here is wonderful. I can't say enough good things about Jane. She went above and beyond to make our stay...

Thank Ohcoda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a week here recently for our wedding. The villas are lovely as described and personally we prefer the privacy that comes with not having daily servicing. The staff were all incredibly helpful and accommodating when required. We had a lot of friends and family staying around Muri for the wedding and it was easy for them to pop...

Thank whattosay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stay in one of their luxury, private villas. All amenities provided - pool, BBQ, 2 fridges, oven, stove etc. and right on the beach front. This was a beautiful place to stay, extremely relaxing, and after a scorching hot day perfect coming back to an air-conditioned hotel. $800NZD per night is not a lot between 6 people for a 3-room...

1Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning views from 5c so quiet and private- relaxing by our plunge pool in view of azure water and surf pounding over the reef so beautiful. Recommend Te Manava Villas as the place to stay on Rarotonga for chilling out and getting away from it all ... Thank you Jane Teina and Todd for your wonderful hospitality and advice on...

2Thank BuffyLiz
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Te Manava Ultimate Beachfront Villa in October this year for 8 nights. Found it very hard to leave at the end of our stay, it truly is a little piece of paradise! We chose Te Manava for it's seclusion and privacy and certainly weren't disappointed. Close enough to Muri Village or Pacific Resort but far enough to...

1Thank HelenaMX1
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Our first trip to Raratonga and our ultimate beachfront Villa at Te Manava was luxurious with every thing you could possibly need for a peaceful, relaxing and private stay in this island paradise. We loved having the beach in front and our own private courtyard and pool and also enjoyed a massage at the spa. Jane and Todd looked after...

Thank Steve0457

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Cook Island's newest and most luxurious private villas managed by Pacific Resort operator of Australasia's & the Cook Islands Leading Resorts - World Travel Awards 2007 & 2008. Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa is 5-star luxury accommodation, set on the beautiful white sand beach of Rarotonga's stunning Muri lagoon, offering an exciting new choice for the discerning traveller. ... more   less 

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Address: Muri Beach, Muri, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Muri
Price Range: $401 - $842 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Te Manava Luxury Villas And Spa
Te Manava Luxury Villas Hotel Muri
Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa Muri, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Muri
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Muri
#2 Spa Hotel in Muri
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“ultimate #1 or 2 are worth the $$”
 of 5 bubbles 12gosurfing, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Beach views a must”
 of 5 bubbles BuffyLiz, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Absolute beach front Villa with private courtyard/pool provides the best of both worlds”
 of 5 bubbles Steve0457, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Just ask Jane and Todd!”
 of 5 bubbles appmurray, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Villas with ocean view are the only ones kind of worth it”
 of 5 bubbles monac255, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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