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Pacific Resort Rarotonga

Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Our rating: First Class

Located at Rarotonga's premier location on Muri Beach, the 64 rooms and villas of the Pacific Resort Rarotonga offer some of the best accommodation on the island, especially in the beachfront suites. As examples of contemporary Polynesian architecture they offer an open plan living area and bedroom, en suite bathroom, small kitchen and private veranda overlooking the white sands and turquoise lagoon. The atmosphere is casual and relaxed with light meals at the Barefoot Bar and fine seafood at Sandals Restaurant. The island's largest lagoon is just a few sandy steps away and further islands are within easy kayak range.

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    Alternative places to stay nearby

    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favourite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.

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      Little Polynesian

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      A small resort with a good range of facilities, Little Polynesian offers spacious rooms, a good restaurant and sweeping views over Rarotonga’s southern lagoon. With complimentary water sports equipment and a saltwater pool, guests have plenty of options for entertainment.

    • Manuia Beach Boutique Hotel, Rarotonga

      Manuia Beach Boutique Hotel

      Medium

      Manuia Beach Boutique Hotel is a friendly Polynesian resort of twenty beautifully appointed duplex bungalows overlooking a lagoon, reef and the turquoise Pacific Ocean.

    • Royale Takitumu Villas, Rarotonga

      Royale Takitumu Villas

      First Class

      Set amongst lush vegetation and tropical pools, Royale Takitumu Villas is an intimate and romantic spot. Its premium villas face directly on to the beach.

    • Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa, Rarotonga

      Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa

      Deluxe

      Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa is the ultimate getaway, set on the beautiful Rarotongan coast. Each of its villas has its own courtyard with a pool, decked area and outdoor furniture.

    • Sunset Resort, Rarotonga

      Sunset Resort

      Medium

      Located on Rarotonga's west coast, Sunset Resort offers beachfront and garden studios, facing the island's famous sunsets.

    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

    • Cross Island Trek with Pa, Rarotonga

      Cross Island Trek

      Rarotonga

      This fascinating walk will take you deep into Rarotonga's lush interior to learn about the local flora and fauna, and their uses in ancestral medicine.

    • Aitutaki, The Cook Islands

      Day Trip to Aitutaki

      Rarotonga

      Enjoy a scenic flight over to Aitutaki where you will have a short tour of the island before joining your cruise, enjoying a selection of fresh tropical fruit whilst sailing out into the crystal clear lagoon.

    • Mountains of Rarotonga

      Half Day 4WD Inland Tour

      Rarotonga

      This jeep tour will take you off the beaten track, away from the circular road around Rarotonga and in amongst the island's valleys and up its mountain tracks.

    • Te Rua Manga (The Needle) on Rarotonga

      Half Day Island Discovery Tour

      Rarotonga

      Travel by air conditioned minivan around the whole of the 32km circumference of Rarotonga, in the company of a local guide.

    • Rarotonga Mountains

      Highland Paradise Cultural Tour

      Rarotonga

      The Highland Paradise Cultural Tour takes you high up into the rugged mountains of Rarotonga to an open air museum, showcasing evidence of a historical lost village and the survival of the Polynesian people.

    • Muri Lagoon in Rarotonga

      Muri Lagoon Morning Cruise

      Rarotonga

      Enjoy a morning cruise in Muri Lagoon and snorkel and swim amongst tropical fish in this marine conservation site.