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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 November 2014

My daughter is currently staying with you . I received the most wonderful tex from her. As Follows ...The people , The Food and the Sights are AMAZING!!! Wish you were here to share this with Me. Last night I got picked to Dance with the Dances at the Dinner and the Show @ Edgewater and then they called my...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Brezzey Thanks for posting your great comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. We are happy to have shared your special birthday with you and how you enjoyed the attention from our island night show performers and mc. It comes with delight to hear you were privileged to experience this with us, and...

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 November 2014

stayed 10 nig.ht at garden villa last month with family and friend, total 4. my 3rd time trip to Raro, last 2 times stayed muri area and this time we decided to stay the other side of island. villa is not new but good enough 4 island life. enjoyed cooking in full-kitchen (dish washer, too) with taro and fish, handy...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana 02091972 We thank you for posting your comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. We would like to welcome you back, and this time visiting the western side of the island where the resort is located and enduring beautiful sunsets from your balcony or enjoying a cold beverage from the restaurant. The villas...

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

The restaurant and facilities are great. The pool is great always clean and the restaurant is very generous with portion size. However the room itself I was not impressed with there was a button missing on the toilet, the remote for the fan never worked, but the worst was the sliding doors. They barely slid, I struggled to get the...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana MowgliC We thank you for your comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. Our facilities on the property are maintained and cleaned daily and we are glad that you enjoyed our facilities. We appreciate your feedback and if advised of the maintenance issues while occupying the room we would of dealt with the...

Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 November 2014

This is a budget resort that caters for all. We stayed in a 3 bedroom villa whilst other friends stayed in units. The villa was great as acentral meeting point. Tropical breakfast was ample with fresh fruit toast and cereals. The place is getting a bit tired but is being upgraded on an ongoing basis. We enjoyed our stay and...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana RickPamFin1 We thank you for your great comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, our villas are fully facilitated and are great for groups and families when travelling, as it has the space to cater for everyone. Our tropical breakfast is a highlight for many with the assortment of fruits, cereals, beverages and...

Wellington
Reviewed 3 November 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We had pool view rooms, which were handy to to the pool, resteraunt and beach. The room was a little tired, but clean, spacious and tidy. The bed was firm and the aircon and fan were good for keeping cool. We had breakfast included, which was great. A couple of rowdy nights did not diminish...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Sjam7 We thank you for your comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. The rooms are kept clean by our housekeeping team daily and we appreciate your feedback in regards to the cleanliness of the rooms. The view from you room is exceptional with the lagoon in view also. Our wait staff are...

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 November 2014

We stayed at the resort for 6 days. Had a lovely tropical breakfast every morning. Lovely clean rooms with daily housekeeping. Friendly staff, good service. Food was excellent. Daily activities at resort, freshwater pool, hotel is right on the beach, safe swimming area. We enjoed our stay at the Edgewater Resort and would recommend it.

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Carinv1 We thank you for your great comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your holiday from the beach, pool and tropical breakfast. We look forward to welcoming you back to our shores in the near future. Meitaki Maata The Edgewater Team

Reviewed 2 November 2014

I stayed at this wonderful hotel for my birthday with a friend and it was worth every penny. No ask was too much from the great staff. The room was clean and serviced daily, aircon and a fan Food and drinks are a little pricey but tasty and fresh. Some of the best Raw fish i have ever eaten!!! The...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana lilybabe101 We thank you for your great comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. A highlight for many of our guests are the activities program we have including the fun night with the crab racing. When we put the crabs back into the gardens they move quite quickly and will not be harmed...

Reviewed 1 November 2014

My husband and I got married here in Oct 2010 and came back for our anniversary in Oct 2014. Beautiful location only 5 or so minutes from town. We stayed in a beachfront apartment (well worth it) and spent our afternoon's on the balcony watching the whales entertain us off the reef. Nice staff and good service. Only negative would...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Sparkychook We would like to welcome you back to our shores yet again, this is such a special occasion for the both of you, and it was a privilege to share your wedding anniversary with you, a big congratulations from our Edgewater team. You had come at a great time with the whale season. A big highlight for...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 October 2014

This is not a 5 star resort, and you should not expect it to be. It is an older type resort, but has everything necessary for an excellent stay. The arrival after midnight was well handled although we had to move room the next day. Rooms are large enough and have all of the necessary facilities. The island night was...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Cosmoss We thank you for your great comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. We are a family orientated resort that also caters to honeymooners, wedding parties and groups travelling or anyone just wanting to have a great island paradise holiday. Our breakfast is a highlight for many with the variety of food...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Our 4 year old daughter wanted to use the kids club for the first time. It was near our room so we dropped her off for the afternoon. She was extremely excited to play with the other children she saw every day as we walked past to our room. 1/2 an hour later on our way to the pool we...

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Edgewater R, Guest Relations Manager at The Edgewater Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Kia Orana Mark L We thank you for posting your comments while staying with us here at The Edgewater Resort & Spa. This incident was brought to the attention of the management soon after the matter arose by the duty manager. We were also saddened to hear that the staff member on duty at the time showed total disrespect to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The perfect choice for your family holiday, dream wedding or indulgent Cook Islands honeymoon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Edgewater Resort & Spa

Address: Main Road, Arorangi 121, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Arorangi
Price Range: $167 - $437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Edgewater Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 280
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Also Known As:
The Edgewater Hotel Arorangi
The Edgewater Resort And Spa
Edgewater Hotel Arorangi
Edgewater Resort Arorangi
Edgewater Rarotonga
Edgewater Resort Rarotonga
The Edgewater Resort & Spa Cook Islands/Rarotonga
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