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Reviewed 9 September 2016

We recently stayed in August with our friends. What an amazing piece of paradise. From the time we were collected at the airport with beautiful fresh flower Lei until the time we left (sadly) 6 days later - it was amazing!! The Villas were spotlessly clean, had amazing beds and had everything you could think of in the kitchens. Breakfast...

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a beachfront villa for a week to celebrate our wedding anniversary, and knew straight away we'd struck gold! Can't recommend these villas highly enough, and our hosts Andy and Belinda were outstanding. Looking forward to going back before too long :)

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you Rumours for the great stay. The staff are super friendly and approachable. Rooms are super clean and the breakfast ingredients we cooked up each morning was absolutely delicious. The kayaks are free and the photos are a short paddle away from Rumours doorstep. Would 100% recommend this place to families or couples.

1Thank Meaghanlouise
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Had a 60 min deep tissue massage which was $130. Lovely staff and calming environment. The massage was amazing. Only complaint is I didn't want it to end! Prices are slightly expensive but worth it for a special pamper day.

Thank Sharne W
Glendale, California
Reviewed 19 August 2016

My husband and I did a lot of research before picking a honeymoon spot, we decided on Rarotonga, Cook Islands in the end. It seems very relaxing and not as populated with tourists as a lot of other honeymoon destinations. We then started looking for accomodations and came upon Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa. Rumours is a little pricey but...

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

I stayed at the Rumours with my husband for 4 nights. This was our first accommodation on the Cook Islands. We were coming straight from Europe with 12 hours time difference. To have a Villa instead of an hotel room helped us a lot to slowly adapt to the time zone. For instance, we got breakfast delivered the day before,...

2Thank sscc0404
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Q. Does the Villa have a blender so I can make my oat and banana pancakes? A. No blenders in the Villas but I do have one I’m happy to lend – no problems – I will be sure to have it in your Villa for your arrival. Would you like me to pre-purchase your ingredients for your pancakes? This...

2Thank Graham M
Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Rumours Villas was exactly what we where hoping for and more! Our family loved the relaxed feeling of the island life. The view from the villa was breathtaking. The staff was so kind and helpful. They truly went out of their way to make our vacation the best. Thank you so much Belinda and Andrew!

Thank shelly1st
Newport Beach
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Rumours was a lovely choice for our visit to Rarotonga! The accommodations were beautiful and the staff went "above and beyond" to make our stay perfect! Every small attention to detail was taken to make Rumours a perfect choice for us!

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 24 July 2016

My daughter and I came here for a massage and facial - it was amazing!! Wonderful ladies and a beautiful, tranquil setting, thoroughly relaxing and enjoyable. Left feeling very peaceful and relaxed. Highly recommend,

Thank Jill S

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  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Top class Award Winning luxury villa accommodation with three villa categories. Each villa has private swimming pool with waterfalls off rocks into pools all set in private courtyards. Spa pools to beachfront villas as well. Movie theatre room option with 2.5 Metre projection system and full surround sound. Absolute beachfront location. Superb four poster beds,all villas having two bathrooms. Waterfall Day Spa which has won many World Travel Awards for 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa

Address: Main Rd, Muri Beach, Muri 1468, Cook Islands (Formerly Rumours of Romance)
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Muri
Price Range: $819 - $1,224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Rumours Luxury Villas Hotel Muri
Rumours Luxury Villas And Spa Muri, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Muri
#1 Luxury Hotel in Muri
#1 Spa Hotel in Muri
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“For quiet and privacy Villa 5 is perfect, but other options include upstairs and downstairs living right on the beachfront.”
 of 5 bubbles 890grahamm, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Villa 7 was perfect - private, quiet, Spa next to it, laundry close.”
 of 5 bubbles globe2015, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Recommend staying at the Beachfront Platinum Villa!!! The Best room of Rumours and totally worth while!!!! AMAZING!”
 of 5 bubbles amazonabonita, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Definitely get a beachfront room. Amazing views and right on the beach, unlike some other places which arent”
 of 5 bubbles 655leeannh, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms by the Spa are walking distance to the local brewery if you are a beer enthusiast!!!”
 of 5 bubbles dwash8709, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
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