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    Sunset Resort

    Ara Tapu | Nikao, Avarua, Cook Islands
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    Overview
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 649 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We really liked this place, we had a beachfront villa, which was great. Snorkeling was great right off the beach as in most parts of Raro. The whales were putting on show most evenings, which was wonderful. Breakfast was included, pretty basic, after first day...More

    Thank slamminsam
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is our second stay at Sunset Resort, last time was with a group of friends and this time just family. The resort accommodates both really well. Firstly, it's only 30 odd rooms, but it feels bigger because it's spread out over a reasonably large...More

    Thank wortho
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Everything about the stay was brilliant. Very helpful staff, great food, cheap cocktails. always a plus. Complimentary daily breakfast is a wonderful bonus. Plenty of eating establishments nearby, had a number of very good meals at The Anchorage at the Sunset Resort. We will return....More

    Thank georgemac2016
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    There are many resorts big and small and accommodation on offer on Cook Island so choosing where to stay depending on the price and what your looking for needs some research, I all ways check trip adviser for reviews and decided on Sunset resort and...More

    2  Thank Paul S
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This resort is not too big to be impersonal. Our room (unit 35) was spacious, clean and well appointed. With a small kitchen and basic equipment you could save money and cook your own meals if you want to (we didn't). Do take your own...More

    Thank Akatarere
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$194 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Location
    • Cook Islands >
    • Southern Cook Islands >
    • Rarotonga >
    • Avarua
    • Also Known As
    • The Sunset Hotel Arorangi ,
    • Sunset Hotel Arorangi ,
    • Sunset Resort Rarotonga ,
    • Sunset Resort Cook Islands/Rarotonga
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    Traveller (427)
    Pool & Beach (99)
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    Dining (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (236)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    debunce
    24 September 2017|
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    Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
    Hi there, Nick is no longer the manager but has his own resort called Te Vaka Roa in Muri. The new managers have been here for 6 years. Tim and Colleen Darby as seen in the image. Pop in and visit as you are exploring the... More
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    culturevulture2017
    25 August 2017|
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    Response from WendyGAuckland | Reviewed this property |
    Not at the resort. The lagoon is too shallow and a bit rocky. You may be able to find a sail boat for daily hire over in town, but I'm not sure and dont remember seeing any sailboats over there. Enjoy the holiday anyway... More
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    Shann0nMarie
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
    Yes we have two bar areas, one in the Anchorage Restaurant (7days a week) and a small happy hour bar near another pool open from 5 to 7.30 Monday to Saturday
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    "beachfront if you can afford it"
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    "We like the space and quietness of the upstairs poolside rooms"
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    "Lagoon view is wonderful"
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    "when booking ask for a ground level unit near pool."
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