Independent review for Muri Beach Resort in Rarotonga Cook Islands

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Muri Beach Resort Cook Islands is set in the heart of Muri Beach and offers an intimate beachfront setting with spacious cottages set around a landscaped swimming pool. Accommodation styles vary - some for couples and some for families - but all have simple contemporary white wash interiors with kitchenette, air-conditioning and spa bath, and are serviced daily. This is an excellent choice for those looking for a quiet affordable holiday.

Recommended For:
  • Couples & Families
  • Spacious Self Catering Units
  • Muri Beach
Quick Facts
  • Minimum Stay = 3 Nights
  • 15 Units / Beachfront Location
  • Self Catering - Swimming Pool

Muri Beach Resort Room Details & Rates

Room Category
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Sleeps
(c = child)
Hotel Public Rate
(for 2 people)
Garden Villa 2a+2c NZ$ 520
Pool Side Villa 3 NZ$ 620
Deluxe Beach Front Villa 2 NZ$ 740

Muri Beach Resort Information & Facts

  • Hotel Location:    Beachfront, off main road, Muri Beach, East Rarotonga
  • Getting There:    30 mins by road from Rarotonga Airport
  • Unique Qualities:    Friendly atmosphere, small and intimate beach setting
  • Ideal for:    Couples
  • Hotel Features:    15 Units, Swimming Pool
  • Dining:    Self Catering - several restaurants walking distance
  • Children Policy:    All ages welcome
  • Local Attractions / Tours:    Muri Beach, Offshore Islands, Avana Valley Track, Fruits of Rarotonga
  • The Beach:    Excellent - deep, fine white sand, stretches along Muri Beach
  • The Ocean:    Excellent - sandy bottom, protected and good for swimming
  • Snorkelling:    Good - lots of reef fish around offshore island
  • Other Activities:    Kayaking

Hotel Amenities

The beach in front of Muri Beach Resort is picturesque with coconut palms. The lagoon is ideal for swimming and kayaking (complimentary kayaks provided) with a sandy bottom. Snorkelling is good off Taakoka Island, about 5 minutes by kayak within the main lagoon, and snorkelling gear is complimentary. There is a small grocery shop less than 3 minutes away as well as a lively cafe with restaurant, and several other restaurants can be found within walking distance.