Get an overview of this hotelBeachfront resort for sun and fun

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Restaurant
On private beach
Laundry facilities

Location

Nestled on the beach, this Tapere of Titikaveka resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tikioki Marine Sanctuary and Matutu Brewing Company. Muri Night Markets and Te Vara Nui Village are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Resort Features

At Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel, hit the private white sand beach where you can enjoy snorkeling, then dine onsite at Sands Restaurant.

Room Amenities

All 17 rooms feature kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves, plus furnished balconies or patios and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include sitting areas, WiFi, and DVD players.

Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Step outside to unwind on the white sand beach. Have fun in the sun at Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel with summer activities like snorkeling and kayaking.

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. The resort offers a restaurant. Public areas are equipped with wireless Internet access (surcharge). This beach resort also offers a garden and a terrace. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Library 
  • Picnic area 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Year Built 2000 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • On private beach 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Beach towels 
  • Total number of rooms - 17 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( NZD Per MB for multiple minutes )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( NZD Per MB for multiple minutes )

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • DVD player 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Microwave 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 8 AM and 10:30 AM.

Sands Restaurant - This beachfront restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the resort include a private beach.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at noon

Check-in time ends at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 20

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Guests should notify this property in advance of their anticipated arrival time. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
No elevators
No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Nearby fitness center access
  • Bicycle storage
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Laundry facilities
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Lending library access
  • Housekeeping
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD Per MB (for 2 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD Per MB (for 2 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 20 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 10.00 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 200
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 200
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Moana Sands
  • Moana Sands Beachfront
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Villas
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Villas Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Hotel
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Rarotonga

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


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