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Rarotonga Backpackers

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All reviewsbeach hutbeachfront unitbudget accommodationfree local callsgreat location right on the beachswimming poolcorner storeown bathroomper nightgreat kitchenthe main housesheets and towelsroom was basic but cleanmins walk awaydown the roadlocal dogsself contained unit
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Reviewed April 20, 2012

I stayed here for a total of 6 weeks Jan-March this year as I was visiting the Cook Islands for my medical elective and needed a base to work from. The hostel was really easily booked and you can negotiate a bit of a discount...More

3  Thank MattLloyd
Reviewed March 20, 2012

When I stayed here I loved it it had a awesome view and very spacious I loved it

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Reviewed March 7, 2012

free pick-up from airport is great. staff were very helpful (we'd had some issues with booking another place, they came to the rescue). Stayed in the dorm, very simple and was mixed gender. handy to scooter hire, sunset side of island, some stores and cafes....More

2  Thank jHopoate
Reviewed February 6, 2012

This was the top pick from my favorite guide book. It was a fair bargain. But, I have been in many hostels or backpacker's and found this one to be needing vast improvements in some areas. I appreciated the free airport pick up and the...More

2  Thank AnnViola
Reviewed January 28, 2012

We stayed in Raratonga Backbackers for the first few nights in a private room in the "dorm" which was a little run down, but not that bad. The showers and bathroom are clean and the staff is nice. They also have bikes available to use....More

2  Thank 760love2travel
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"Unit we had was private. At Backpackers there were also beachfront s/c units"
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"Beach Huts were the best, views and shade!"
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"bungalows are all equal in quality."
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"Beachfront room would have better views. Dormitories more affordable"
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