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    Are-a-Matatui

    Are-a-Matatui, Aitutaki, Cook Islands
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (36)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Room & Suite (7)
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    Overview

    • Excellent76%
    • Very good7%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    “island life” (3 reviews)
    “high tide” (3 reviews)
    “fresh fruit” (4 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
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    Pacific Resort Aitutaki
    1,078 reviews
    #2 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
    Tamanu Beach
    437 reviews
    #4 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
    Aitutaki Lagoon Resort & Spa
    751 reviews
    #6 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
    Etu Moana
    878 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
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    Reviewed 22 January 2017

    We spent 8 days here with our 5-year old son and left this little paradise relaxed as never before! This was our first visit to Cook islands and we could not think of a better place to stay – the villas are perfectly situated in...More

    Helpful?3  
    Reviewed 5 January 2016

    We enjoyed the peace and quiet staying here which we struggled to find when we stay in a hotel. The place was nice and clean and loved the front porch and lazing on the beach reading our books. Mama was very helpful and friendly. She...More

    Helpful?2  
    Reviewed 28 December 2015

    We stayed mid year and I have only just got around to reviewing. Was most disappointing Paid between $400-500NZD per night and expected a higher level of service, we had to ask for it to be cleaned. Finding food to cook in the kitchen was...More

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    Response from Matatui, Owner at Are-a-Matatui

    I am sorry that you did not have an enjoyable stay in Aitutaki and I was very disappointed to read some of your comments. The villas are self-catering and are not within a large resort. Food is not provided and has never been advertised as...More

    Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

    Our family of 4 (kids 10 and 8) stayed on stunning Aitutaki for 5 nights and we loved Are-a-Matatui. Our 2-bed, 2-bath beach villa was absolutely beautiful and very clean and comfortable. Mama, looks after this property plus next-door Are-a-tai and she is the sweetest...More

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    Reviewed 26 October 2015

    We spent our honeymoon on this fantastic island and could not have asked for anything better. The beach front apartment was excellent and only 20m away from the sea. There were canoes to take out and crystal clear waters to snorkel and swim. Taking a...More

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    Pacific Resort Aitutaki
    1,078 reviews
    #2 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
    Tamanu Beach
    437 reviews
    #4 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
    Aitutaki Lagoon Resort & Spa
    751 reviews
    #6 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
    Etu Moana
    878 reviews
    #1 of 10 hotels in Aitutaki
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
    • Location
    • Cook Islands >
    • Southern Cook Islands >
    • Aitutaki
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    Traveller (36)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (1)
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    Room Tips
    "If you can afford it, it is worth to pay the extra for the beachfront."
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    "Lagoon front"
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    "We personally preferred the beachfront villa, but the villa behind it is so close to the beach it doesn't..."
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    "Do not have one. Bad experience. Regardless or your need or request, no guarantee that you will get it. It..."
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