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Rarotonga hotels

Rarotonga hotels

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Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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  Average price (weeknight): $248
  Average price (weekend night): $356

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Top tips for finding the perfect Rarotonga hotel

If you are looking for luxury hotels in Rarotonga, stay at Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa. This beachfront resort offers 5-star luxe villas with courtyards and barbecue facilities. Upgraded suites also provide private pools and ocean views. Other luxury facilities include a spa set in a tropical water garden.
The Islander Hotel is one of the hotels near Rarotonga airport. Less than a mile from Rarotonga International Airport, the 3-star hotel sits along the Pacific Ocean coast, providing accommodation with ocean views. Offering beach access with sun loungers and the optional rental of snorkel gear, there is also an outdoor pool and an oceanfront patio. A restaurant and barbecue area can also be found on the grounds as well as a tiki bar and a beach bar.
Looking for cheap hotels in Rarotonga? Just over a mile from the center of Rarotonga is Central Motel, which offers budget accommodation close to the Cook Island National Museum. The 2-star motel provides low-key rooms and features an outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi and parking.
If you are looking for spacious accommodation in Rarotonga, consider staying at The Cooks Oasis Holiday Villas. Offering one and two bedroom studio-style villas with kitchenettes, this 3-star hotel is set in a tropical garden, close to the beach. Outside, there is a barbecue area and a pool, with easy access to the beach where guests can use snorkel gear, reef shoes and kayaks. Inside, there is a large DVD library.
If you are looking for unique hotels in Rarotonga, book a stay at Ikurangi Eco Retreat. Offering 4-star glamping accommodation in organic gardens, the main aim of this eco hotel is sustainability. Close to the beach and 4 miles from Rarotonga, guests get complimentary use of bikes and snorkel equipment.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Rarotonga

How much is a cheap hotel in Rarotonga?
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Rarotonga for as cheap as $84 in the last 3 days. The average price is $314.
How much is a hotel in Rarotonga for tonight?
In the last 72 hours, users have found Rarotonga hotels for tonight for as low as $130. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $130 and 4-star hotels from $205.
How can I find hotels near me?
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Are there any family friendly hotels in Rarotonga?
Situated on Muri Beach, 6.7 miles from the heart of Rarotonga, Pacific Resort Rarotonga is popular with families and provides relaxed, comfortable rooms with kitchenettes. Child-friendly amenities include an outdoor pool, bike hire and a kids' club, as well as a babysitting service.
Are there any 5-star hotels in Rarotonga?
The beachfront Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa features 5-star private villas with kitchens and private pools. Located 7.2 miles from Rarotonga, upgraded villas provide beach access, hot tubs, cinema rooms and hammocks. Guests can also use kayaks, snorkeling gear and the onsite spa.
Are there any hotels in Rarotonga close to a golf club?
The beachfront Sunset Resort is less than a mile from Rarotonga Golf Club and close to Aroa Beach. This 3-star hotel has two outdoor pools, one with a poolside bar, as well as a spa and can provide scuba diving lessons and local tours.
Are there any hotels in Rarotonga near Te Vara Village?
Half a mile from the tourist village is Nautilus Resort that overlooks Muri Lagoon. The relaxed 4-star hotel provides suites which feature kitchenettes, as well as terraces, outdoor plunge pools and open-air showers. There is also an outdoor infinity pool and spa, along with a restaurant with a terrace.

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Best Rarotonga hotels

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Lagoon Breeze Villas - Rarotonga - Building
9.4 Excellent (161 reviews)
Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa - Rarotonga - Bedroom
9.3 Excellent (98 reviews)
Little Polynesian Resort - Rarotonga - Building
9.3 Excellent (95 reviews)
Rarotonga Daydreamer Resort - Rarotonga - Bedroom
9.4 Excellent (62 reviews)
Muri Beachcomber - Rarotonga - Building
9.1 Excellent (315 reviews)
Sunset Resort - Rarotonga - Building
9.0 Excellent (207 reviews)
Pacific Resort Rarotonga - Rarotonga - Bedroom
8.9 Excellent (292 reviews)
Nautilus Resort - Rarotonga - Building
9.2 Excellent (49 reviews)
The Cooks Oasis - Holiday Villas - Rarotonga - Building
9.2 Excellent (44 reviews)
Aroa Beachside - Rarotonga - Bedroom
9.0 Excellent (86 reviews)
Muri Beach Hideaway - Rarotonga - Bedroom
8.9 Excellent (158 reviews)
Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa - Rarotonga - Building
9.2 Excellent (42 reviews)
Sunhaven Beach Bungalows - Rarotonga - Pool
9.0 Excellent (75 reviews)
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel - Rarotonga - Bedroom
8.9 Excellent (126 reviews)
Muri Beach Resort - Rarotonga - Building
8.9 Excellent (100 reviews)
Moana Sands Beachfront Villas - Rarotonga - Building
8.9 Excellent (75 reviews)

Best rooms in Rarotonga

Magic Reef Bungalows - Rarotonga - Bedroom
9.5 Excellent (151 reviews)
Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel - Rarotonga - Bedroom
8.9 Excellent (126 reviews)
Manuia Beach Resort - Rarotonga - Building
8.8 Excellent (62 reviews)
Lagoon Breeze Villas - Rarotonga - Building
9.4 Excellent (161 reviews)