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    Sunset Resort

    Ara Tapu | Nikao, Avarua, Cook Islands
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    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    We recently traveled to the Cook Islands for the first time and absolutely fell in love. The resort is very nice with one of the best snorkeling spots on the island. The rooms are quite large and come with a kitchenette. We didn't really use...More

    Thank tatartot1
    Response from Tim C, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 28 May 2017

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am glad to read that you have fallen in love with the Cook Islands and took the opportunity to really experience what our island has to offer. We value all feedback and...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    The place is our go to for complete R & R, the warmth, the pools, the comfortable rooms, The superb snorkeling ( I think better than the eastern side of Raro) We eat well, we sleep and we read. We always come home relaxed. This...More

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    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    Just returned from our trip to Raro and to say it was amazing would be an understatement. Sunset resort was beautiful, the grounds are so nicely kept and the rooms were perfect. We stayed in a garden room (room 11) but our friends had the...More

    1  Thank Maggie P
    Response from Tim C, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 18 May 2017

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We believe our resort offers guests a little piece of Paradise and a chance to re-connect. We dont have a night club but its an easy drive into town for those...More

    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    We had read good things about this property before we went our selves. We were not disappointed. The rooms look like the pictures posted. The A/C was perfect,the beds were very comfortable. Very quiet most of the time,there was one small loud group in this...More

    Thank KcirtapNosnibor
    Response from Tim C, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 18 May 2017

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Its great to read that you feel the resort self rating at a 3.5 star is under rated :-) we aim to under promise and over deliver for our guests. You did make...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

    We went with another couple for 5 days. Each of us booked a sea side room which definitely made the holiday. The property is very well maintained. The Units have kitchens which was a bonus however we only used the fridges. There are two pools...More

    Thank tl5070
    Response from Tim C, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 18 May 2017

    Kia orana Thank you for taking the time to write your review. The resort was at over 85% occupancy the week you were with us so its nice to read you felt you had the beach almost to your self. We often get comments on...More

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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$208 - US$307 (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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    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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    CMKEdmontonABCanada
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from kerry r | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do we stayed in a beautiful 2 bedroom unit
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    Joann C
    14 April 2017|
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    Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
    If you are in the beachfront studio you have plunger coffee/french press available. The other rooms have instant coffee. Breakfast starts at 7.30am
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    "ocean view rooms are nice but not really needed as you are only 50 metres in from the beach in any room"
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    "Our studio room poolside was upstairs and very private."
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    "poolside rooms are nice although next time I am going for beachfront. They looked great"
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    "Beachfront is worth it if you can afford the expense"
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