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The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate lunch at the restaurant onsite, I asked what the game fish was that was advertised on the menu and the manager said it “it’s Hoki”, I don’t Believe that is classed as a game fish at all. I ended up getting a Thai...More

1  Thank Tori T
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Kia Orana Tori, As our game fish is caught locally, what is available is largely dependent on what has been caught, and during bad weather often the fishing boats cannot head out to sea. The Thai Noodle Salad that you ordered was freshly prepared, and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended highly. My 2nd time staying n I dont have 1 complaint. Only compliments. Mike n marianne the managers are always on the go n available to talk to. The chefs cook amazing food. The bar staff are smiley. Theres always some1 to talk to...More

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Thank ruthl593
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Kia Orana Ruth, Thank you for your positive review. I am so pleased to hear you loved your 2nd visit to the resort, and would happily recommend us to others. It is lovely to hear you enjoyed your meals, found our staff to be helpful...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just spent 6 nights at this hotel with our family. We found the rooms were excellent and spacious. We all experienced maintenance issues (mainly the air con) with our rooms but they were fixed promptly. The option to use the adult only pool...More

Thank newzealnder1
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted to hear you had a great family holiday, and enjoyed your room and the location of the resort in the tropical gardens. It was also a wonderful to hear you found our staff to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were great, very helpful and friendly, while staying there one of our kids fainted, staff were so helpful and caring, really going out of their way to help and make sure he was ok. Beach is lovely, saw heaps of fish and even...More

Thank leighanddanny
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Kia Orana Leigh and Danny, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to hear the staff were great, and especially helpful and caring during the situation with your son fainting. I was also pleased to hear that you enjoyed dining in Captain Andy's Bar...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We had our wedding here in early March, June went over and above to help us and the day went so beautifully! All our guests enjoyed the ceremony and reception and comments were made about the hard work june had put in! Thank you so...More

Thank Suzie j
Management response:Responded 5 weeks ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for your lovely feedback on your wedding day, and in particular on June, the Resort Wedding Planner. With many years experience, June’s goal is to make your wedding extra special and relaxed, and a day to truly remember. We are so...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Concierge
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Microwave
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Spa
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Price range
US$170 - US$302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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nztraveller1971
11 February 2017|
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Response from ShannaHenson |
Rarotonga is well known for this, along with its relaxed and friendly culture....YES you can go to other resorts and use their services if you're not a staying guest. In saying this there may be some exceptions regarding use... More
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kristin b
23 August 2016|
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Response from CoachTJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi...Rarotonga is very small so we only hired a car for one day and the rest of the 10 days just used local transport but of course it's handy to have one. We took a taxi to the Rarotongan on arrival and didn't prebook. We... More
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kiwihenk
19 March 2016|
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Response from shelley h | Reviewed this property |
If you dont have much luggage hire a scooter...the airport transfers are a total rip off..
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Room Tips
"We stayed in the ground floor beachfront rooms which were ideal for us."
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"The Beachfront room have a great outlook and so close to the beach. The beachfront Deluxe suites are all one..."
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"garden room up stairs so you can have the door open at night"
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"Sanctuary n the rarotongan on the beach rooms downstairs n jst walk into the sea. Use fan not aircon. N thank..."
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