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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

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Private beach, white sand, sun-loungers, beach towels
Private beach, white sand, sun-loungers, beach towels
Terrace/patio
Balcony

Overview of Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Ara Tapu (Main Road), Titikaveka / Vaimaanga, Rarotonga

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMaire Nui Botanical Gardens4 min walk
  • Popular LocationTikioki Marine Sanctuary13 min walk
  • Popular LocationMatutu Brewing Company18 min walk
  • AirportRarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.)20 min drive

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About this area

Rarotonga

Located on a private beach, Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel is in Rarotonga's Tapere of Titikaveka neighbourhood. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Muri Beach and Aroa Beach. Maire Nui Botanical Gardens and Te Vara Nui Village are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby boat tours, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and ecotours.

What's nearby

  • Maire Nui Botanical Gardens - 4 min walk
  • Tikioki Beach - 8 min walk
  • Tikioki Marine Sanctuary - 13 min walk
  • Matutu Brewing Company - 18 min walk
  • Muri Night Markets - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Rarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • Moana Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Hidden Spirit Cafe - 5 min walk
  • Deli-licious - 3 min drive
  • LBV Bakery & Cafe - 3 min drive
  • Vili's Burgers - 3 min drive

About this property

Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel

3-star resort on the beach, near Muri Beach
Guests at this beach resort will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. All 17 rooms feature kitchenettes with fridges and microwaves, plus furnished balconies or patios and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find sitting areas, DVD players and coffee makers.
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel offers 17 forms of accommodation with DVD players and a safe. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Accommodation at this 3-star resort has kitchenettes with fridges, microwaves, kitchenware and utensils and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the resort include a private beach.

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • Free off-site parking within 33 ft
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkelling

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • High chair
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Manicures and pedicures

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • DVD player
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: NZD 200
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: NZD 200

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests should notify this property in advance of their anticipated arrival time.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 25 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 12.50 (one-way), (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 200 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 200 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work

Property is also known as

Moana Sands
Moana Sands Beachfront
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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
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Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel And Villas
Hotel Moana Sands Beachfront
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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 42 out of 79 reviews
5 - Excellent 53%
Rating 4 - Good. 27 out of 79 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 79 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 79 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 79 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff we very friendly and extremely helpfull. The bed was comfortable and the shower was fantastic. The view is fantastic
Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
New and we’ll fitted with great bathroom Missing a microwave No access to sky international and sports channels
Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I stayed at the Lagoon property, which is only a couple of years old. The Beach front property, which was my original reservation, is still undergoing renovations. Since that fact was not mentioned on the website when I made the reservation they upgraded me to their Lagoon property.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful views and great continental breakfast. Nice walk from there to Charlie's for dinner.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020