Cook Islands Hotels - A to J

The following selection of Cook Island hotels is recommended by Beautiful Pacific Holidays. Although not an exhaustingly comprehensive list of all hotels in the cook islands, the following 40 hotels on Rarotonga and Aitutaki Lagoon have all been personally visited by our staff at Beautiful Pacific Holidays and have been chosen for either their excellent amenities, great location or unique attributes. Our Top Picks are our favourite places to stay, but these may not necessarily be yours, So browse deep, read our detailed reviews and then make an enquiry to our helpful staff who will answer any more questions you have.

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Aitutaki Beach Villas is everything Aitutaki typifies - a down to earth atmosphere in a quiet beachfront location. The self-catering bungalows offer an island style ambience with simple kitchenettes for self-catering making this one of the best value accommodations on Aitutaki.
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Located on a small motu off Ootu Point., this upmarket resort features a lovely beachside restaurant, beautiful overwater bungalows and lots of coconut palms. The beachfront is exquisite and there's a turquoise lagoon protected by a sand spit that makes the ideal spot to sunbath and swim.
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Akaiami Paradise offers a unique opportunity to stay on one of the outlying islands of Aitutaki Lagoon. Escape the crowds and stay at this delightful hand-crafted lodge located on an uninhabited motu within the lagoon, set on a gorgeous white sandy beach ideal for swimming and relaxing.
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Located on the rural east coast of Rarotonga, Apartments Kakera offers modern living in three apartments on the coastal road about 3 minutes walk to the ocean. There's a wild beachcombing coral beach nearby to explore and hiking tracks into the tropical valleys.
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Aretai Beach Villas is a collection of three self contained cottages on a beach front location on west Aitutaki. These fully equippede cottages have 1- or 2-bedrooms, a lounge, kitchen and private decks with an onsite laundry for guest use. Ideal for families or longer stays.
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Aroa Inn is located on a stunning fine white sand beach on the quiet south-west shore of Rarotonga with good swimming, snorkelling and kayaking at all tides. All ten self-catering units are set in landscaped gardens with lagoon views from private sundecks.
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This oceanfront property just five minutes walk from Muri Beach offers budget self contained bungalows with beautiful views across the lagoon to uninhabited islets. If you're looking for a quiet affordable base for exploring and not fused about staying on the beach, this is good option.
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Set on the inland plateau on the outskirts of Areroa Village, Atiu Villas makes the perfect base for exploring the islands attractions: its caves, forest and villages. With comfortable bungalows, a restaurant and tour desk, this is the only accommodation available on the island for holiday-makers.
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Located in the heart of Arorangi Village, Castaway is a small and slightly cramped property offering great value rooms around a pool and self-catering bungalows closer to the beachfront. This is a good choice for those seeking value for money rather than style.
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Club Raro Resort is conveniently located only 5mins from the main town of Avarua. An intimate and friendly resort offering 55 air-conditioned rooms including 15 Lagoon front Rooms overlooking the Pacific Ocean. A great place to enjoy a cooling dip and refreshing cocktail especially with the popular swim up pool bar.
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The Cooks Oasis Holiday villas offer great affordability with cosy bungalow unit set amongst lush gardens and set back from the beach which is accessed along a short pathways. The self-catering units are just 10 minutes drive to the town centre of Avarua and walking distance to several good restaurants.
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Crown Beach is a small boutique resort on the west coast of Rarotonga with 38 bungalows. The resort features a fine dining restaurant, casual beach cafe and sunset bar and swimming pool. This resort has a no child policy ensuring an intimate and romantic ambience for couples.
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The Edgewater Resort is the largest hotel in the Cook Islands with 250 guest rooms and suites. The resort is set amongst 6 acres of tropical gardens bordered by a white sand beach. The Edgewater offers plenty of activities including tennis courts, night entertainment and 24-hr service.
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Etu Moana is a small beachfront property situated on the west coast of Aitutaki. Each of the eight Polynesian style open-plan Villas offers lagoon views and are staggered around a small swimming pool featuring black volcanic rocks with a wooden deck furnished where you can enjoy a drink at the bar and Complimentary breakfast.
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Owned and Operated by Traditional Leader Queen Manarangi Tutai. Set in a private and peaceful tropical garden. Four spacious, well appointed, self-contained lodges with full cooking facilities, hot water, refrigerator, fans and television. On-site motorcycle and pick-up truck rental.
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King's Beach Villas is located at the Southern end of Muri Beach along a quiet yet picturesque stretch of white sand, facing the island of Taokaa. With just two duplex cottages and self-catering facilities, this is a good choice for budget travellers looking for comfortable yet simple living.