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The Edgewater Resort and Spa
3.5 out of 5
Avarua, Rarotonga
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The price is NZ$219 per night from 15 Apr. to 16 Apr.

Nestled on the beach, this Arorangi resort is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Black Rock and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Aroa Beach. Puaikura Beach and Rarotonga Golf Club are also ...

3.8/5Good! (880 reviews)

"It was convenient and had everything we needed, the wedding area is beautiful and the aircon was an awesome bonus!!!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

The Edgewater Resort and Spa
Lagoon Breeze Villas
3 out of 5
Aroa Beach, Beach Road, Arorangi, Rarotonga
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Offering direct access to the beach, this Arorangi resort is within a 5-minute walk of Te Rua Manga (The Needle) and Aroa Beach. Puaikura Beach and Wigmore's ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (124 reviews)

"Good location & amenities, Terrible cleaning of our room."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar. 2020

Lagoon Breeze Villas
Muri Beach Club
4 out of 5
Muri Beach Point, Rarotonga
The price is NZ$660 per night from 19 Apr. to 20 Apr.

Nestled on the beach, this Takitumu District resort is just steps away from Avana Lagoon and Muri Beach. Muri Lagoon and Koromiri are also within 5 minutes.

4.5/5Wonderful! (261 reviews)

"Loved the pool, and the showers at poolside. Paddle boards and kayaks were a positive bonus. Enjoyed breakfast good variety of meals."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Muri Beach Club
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Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach-Adults Only
4 out of 5
Aroa Beach & Marine Reserve, Rarotonga
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The price is NZ$596 per night from 11 Apr. to 12 Apr.

Located in Tapere of Rutaki, this beachfront resort is in the historical district and within 3 mi (5 km) of Aroa Beach and Wigmore's Waterfall. Rarotonga Golf ...

3.8/5Good! (309 reviews)
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"We stayed here for a few nights. The hotel itself is very nice. We booked a beach room. It was on the first floor and you could just walk out to the beach. Very small beach but nice. The bus that takes you around the island is right in front of the hotel. We never ate in the hotel so I can’t comment ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Apr. 2020

Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach-Adults Only
Little Polynesian Resort
4.5 out of 5
Main Road, Titikaveka, Rarotonga
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The price is NZ$700 per night from 11 Apr. to 12 Apr.

Nestled on the beach, this Tapere of Titikaveka resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tikioki Marine Sanctuary and Muri Beach. Muri Lagoon and Te Vara Nui Village ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)

"This was one of the most beautiful hotels we have ever stayed at. The service and attention to detail was world class. It was the perfect honeymoon getaway. The food at the hotel was also spectacular, we were sad we couldn't try everything on the menu! I highly recommend this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2020

Little Polynesian Resort
Club Raro Resort
3 out of 5
Ara Tapu, Avarua, Rarotonga
The price is NZ$168 per night from 6 May to 7 May

Located in Avarua, this beachfront resort is in the historical district and within 3 mi (5 km) of Cook Island Christian Church (CICC), Cook Islands Library and ...

3.5/5Good! (582 reviews)

"Clean and tidy. Good white sand beach. Staff is friendly and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Club Raro Resort
Castaway Resort
3 out of 5
Arorangi, Main Road, Arorangi, Rarotonga
The price is NZ$239 per night from 11 Apr. to 12 Apr.

Located in Arorangi, this beachfront resort is in the historical district and within a 15-minute walk of Black Rock and Rarotonga Golf Club. Puaikura Beach and ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (149 reviews)

"I would like to know why we have been charged $924.05 on our credit card not the $892.80 that it stated on our booking. I have just emailed Castaway asking the question. We paid for meals/drinks at the time when at The Wilsons Bar."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Castaway Resort
Muri Beachcomber
3.5 out of 5
Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Takitumu District resort is just steps away from Muri Lagoon and Muri Beach. Te Vara Nui Village and Tikioki Marine Sanctuary are ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (282 reviews)
Beautiful Views!

"Fun and clean beach cottages! Beautiful views! Comfortable:) Nice little kitchenette:) Used the complimentary kayaks, SUP's and snorkel equipment:). Great value for cost. We would return!"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Muri Beachcomber
Muri Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
Main Rd, Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Takitumu District resort is just steps away from Muri Lagoon and Muri Beach. Tikioki Beach and Koromiri are also within 10 ...

4.2/5Excellent! (69 reviews)
Highly recommended!

"We had a wonderful stay! Our villa was in a great spot and in good condition. The highlight was probably the staff: they were all super friendly, helpful, and informative. There were a few small issues with the villa, but nothing to really complain about. Our check-in was a bit awkward because we ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Jan. 2020

Muri Beach Resort
Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa
5 out of 5
Main Rd, Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Takitumu District resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Muri Lagoon and Muri Beach. Tikioki Beach and Muri Night Markets are also within ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)

"Private beach access, own pool and spa were fantastic. Lovely and quiet, extremely comfortable and beautiful view. We didn't want to leave."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct. 2019

Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel
3 out of 5
Ara Tapu (Main Road), Titikaveka / Vaimaanga, Rarotonga
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NZ$370 per night from 11 Apr. to 12 Apr.

Nestled on the beach, this Tapere of Titikaveka resort is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Maire Nui Botanical Gardens and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Muri Beach. Tikioki Beach ...

4.4/5Excellent! (77 reviews)

"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."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel
Rarotonga Beach Bungalows
4 out of 5
Titikaveka Beach, Ara Tapu, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Tapere of Titikaveka resort is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Maire Nui Botanical Gardens and 1.3 mi (2.2 km) from Muri Beach. Tikioki Beach ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (20 reviews)

"Great location, absolutely beach front, nice host, quiet and peaceful, stylish- I can't fault this place. Great experience!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Dec. 2019

Rarotonga Beach Bungalows
Palm Grove
3.5 out of 5
Ara Tapu (Main Road), PO Box 23, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Takitumu District resort is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from Wigmore's Waterfall and 1.8 mi (3 km) from Aroa Beach. Puaikura Beach and Tikioki ...

4.2/5Excellent! (104 reviews)

"Enjoyed the peace and quiet and the very prompt housekeeping service every morning. Very highly recommended accomodation to stay at. Meitaki maata for your hospitality."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2020

Palm Grove
Sea Change Villas
4.5 out of 5
Titikaveka, Rarotonga, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Takitumu District resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Maire Nui Botanical Gardens, Muri Beach and Aroa Beach. Tikioki Beach and Tikioki ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)

"Great place to unwind from the world. Could be improved if there was a bar or restaurant either on the premises or very close."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Sea Change Villas
Motu Beachfront Art Villas
4 out of 5
Titikaveka Beach, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Tapere of Titikaveka resort is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Maire Nui Botanical Gardens and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Muri Beach. Tikioki Beach ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (87 reviews)

"Relaxing stay and great snorkeling Very clean units and great staff."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar. 2020

Motu Beachfront Art Villas
Manuia Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5
Arorangi Adjacent To Beach, Rarotonga
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Located in Arorangi, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course, 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Black Rock and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Aroa Beach. Puaikura Beach and ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (144 reviews)

"The staff was extremely kind and helpful! We had a 10am check out but our flight did leave until 11:55pm. We were able to use all of the resorts amenities after check out. There is a guest lounge that we left our luggage in. It had clean towels and a shower for guest that have checked out. The only ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Feb. 2020

Manuia Beach Resort
Nautilus Resort
4.5 out of 5
Muri Beach, Ara Tapu, Ngatangiia District, Rarotonga
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This family-friendly Rarotonga resort is located near the beach, just steps away from Muri Lagoon and Muri Beach. Tikioki Beach and Koromiri are also within ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (81 reviews)

"Great property, large size villas, very clean and tidy, great pool and restaurant, very friendly staff, well recommended."…"

Reviewed on 13 Nov. 2019

Nautilus Resort
The Black Pearl at Puaikura
3 out of 5
Avarua, Rarotonga
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Offering direct access to the beach, this Arorangi resort is within a 15-minute walk of Puaikura Beach and Aroa Beach. Te Rua Manga (The Needle) and Black Rock ...

4.2/5Excellent! (121 reviews)

"Love the location of this property, just across the road from great snorkelling, shops next door and bus stops outside. Peaceful side of the island, will definitely be going back..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Mar. 2020

The Black Pearl at Puaikura
Manea Beach Villas
3.5 out of 5
Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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Nestled on the beach, this Takitumu District resort is steps away from Muri Beach, Muri Lagoon and Te Vara Nui Village. Koromiri and Muri Night Markets are also ...

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The Edgewater Resort and Spa

The Edgewater Resort and Spa

3.5 out of 5
Avarua, Rarotonga
The price is NZ$219 per night from 15 Apr. to 16 Apr.
3.8/5Good! (880 reviews)

"It was convenient and had everything we needed, the wedding area is beautiful and the aircon was an awesome bonus!!!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

The Edgewater Resort and Spa
Pacific Resort Rarotonga

Pacific Resort Rarotonga

4 out of 5
Muri Beach, Rarotonga
The price is NZ$700 per night from 11 Apr. to 12 Apr.
4.4/5Wonderful! (211 reviews)

"We loved this resort! The staff and amenities were amazing! We were able to SUP every morning in the gorgeous lagoon, then eat a fabulous continental style breakfast, kayak out to the island and snorkel until the afternoon! So much fun! The food at the resort restaurant is really good! Breakfast ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Pacific Resort Rarotonga
Lagoon Breeze Villas

Lagoon Breeze Villas

3 out of 5
Aroa Beach, Beach Road, Arorangi, Rarotonga
4.7/5Exceptional! (124 reviews)

"Good location & amenities, Terrible cleaning of our room."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar. 2020

Lagoon Breeze Villas
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a resort holiday in Rarotonga?
Longing for a relaxing escape? Indulge in the luxuries and comforts of a resort, where you can find everything you want for your trip – from tasty dining options to activities and entertainment. Pick from 19 resorts in Rarotonga and discover the one that’s best for you, whether you see yourself sipping drinks by a sprawling pool or heading to the spa for a deep-tissue massage.
What's a favourite resort in Rarotonga?
The Edgewater Resort and Spa - Beach property rated 3.5 stars. Features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Guests love the great location. Lagoon Breeze Villas - 3-star beach resort, 5-minute walk from Aroa Beach. Has an outdoor pool, a children’s pool and a bar. Highly rated for its great beach location. Muri Beach Club - 4-star beach resort, 5-minute walk from Muri Beach. Guests love the great location. Enjoy the private beach, spa and outdoor pool. Sanctuary Rarotonga-on the beach-Adults Only - Beach resort rated 4 stars, right by Aroa Beach. Amenities include a private beach, an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Little Polynesian Resort - Luxury property with a 4.5-star rating. Access to a private beach, an outdoor pool and a restaurant.
How many hotel resorts can I expect to find in Rarotonga?
Take your pick from Expedia’s 19 resorts in Rarotonga, where you can enjoy fine dining, beautiful guest rooms and more.
What can I do in Rarotonga?
Travellers love exploring the beaches in Rarotonga, and come here to try snorkelling and other popular water activities. Explore the interesting exhibits at Cook Islands Library and Museum and Cook Islands National Museum, or head to Beachcomber Pearl Market or Punanga Nui Market for some retail therapy. Other top attractions you can add to your list are Muri Beach and Aroa Beach.
What's the seasonal weather like in Rarotonga?
The hottest months are usually February and March, with an average temperature of 26°C, while the coldest months are August and September, with an average of 22°C. Average annual precipitation for Rarotonga is 1249 inches.
What's the best way to get to and around Rarotonga?
Fly into Rarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.), which is located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city centre. If you’d like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to explore more sights.

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