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Upper Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 March 2012

We stayed at Muri Beach Resort from 17th March-24th March. We had our wedding on the 20th March. This resort was perfect for us, we have two daughters aged 11 & 8 and our family & friends also stayed here. Our family stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment very close to the pool & cafe, it was exactly what we...

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11Thank Natasha B
Lake Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 28 March 2012

If you are looking for a comfortable resort where the guest is the priority look no further than Muri Beach Resort. It is located on the Muri Lagoon with 1-2 bedroom groundlevel bungalows which are self-contained either facing the pool, the lagoon or the tropical gardens. The Australian owners and local staff look after their guests superbly...you become one of...

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3Thank happy4615
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 March 2012

Travel and accommodation for our holiday was arranged by our daughter, so we had no idea where we were staying. Arrival to the resort wasn't great. Because of the time we arrived in Rarotonga, reception was closed, however, Moana had given us instructions of where to pick up rental, directions to Muri Beach Resort and room no....Room no.?????...Where is room...

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1Thank Kahu T
Reviewed 23 February 2012

We stayed at Muri Beach Resort between 10.02.12 - 21.02.12 and thoroughly enjoyed it. The 2 bedroom apartment we had was spacious and set up very well. Plan to go back again in 2013. A big thank you to all the staff for making our holiday one to remember and a special thank you to Misc, Phillip, Peni and Mary...

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3Thank moanamt
Brisbane QLD
Reviewed 22 February 2012

We arrived late at night and were upgraded to a beach front room upstairs as a wedding was being held at the next property near the garden room we had booked. This was very thoughtful of management. The next day we were transferred to a downstairs beachfront room close to the restaurant. The staff had noticed my husband had a...

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3Thank awayagainBrisbaneQLD
Auckland
Reviewed 1 January 2012

We stayed for 8 nights over Christmas this year. We had to move to another type of unit for the last 3 nights so this review covers the 2 bedroom unit (first 5 nights) and the larger studio unit (last 3). The 2 bedroom was much better for our family of 2 adults and 3 kids. Our oldest boy was...

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4Thank kiwiklan
Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 14 December 2011

This was a great resort especially for the kids. The loved the pool the grassy area and the beach. The staff where excellent and very friendly. Special thanks to Toby the groundsmen who made the kids a traditional cook island coconut boat they loved it. Just a pity it couldn't come home. Central to all things to do in and...

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3Thank Brent K
Auckland
Reviewed 6 December 2011

We recently had a family holiday at Muri Beach Resort and really enjoyed it. It is really well set up for families or groups of families and friends. The location is awesome, so close to the beach and an easy walk to lots of restaurants. We stayed in two different rooms. The first one by the pool had a great...

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2Thank tff2011
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 November 2011

We will definitely be returning to Muri Beach Resort. We loved the closeness to the beach, the beautiful park like surroundings, the fantastic villas which had everything needed and were tastefully decorated, the fabulous pool area and the lovely staff.

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1Thank Tammy M
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 November 2011

We recently spent our honeymoon at muri beach resort. We got a free upgrade to an awsome room close to the beach. The room was very clean and comfortable. The grounds were so beautiful and the location is perfect. We made good use of the snorkling equipment, reef shoes and kayaks which were all in great condition. The pool was...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Absolute beachfront on Muri. This intimate boutique resort offers 20 beautifully decorated deluxe self-contained villas and apartments. These well-appointed units feature air-conditioning, Jacuzzi spa baths, insect screens, TV/DVD, in-house movies, Wi-Fi internet, IDD telephones. And all of this is set amongst tropically landscaped gardens. When not enjoying the stunning views from the beachfront deck, enjoy lazing by the large swimming pool sipping tropical cocktails. The resorts beautiful poolside Polynesian style cafe & cocktail bar which is surrounded by tropical gardens is al-fresco dining Island style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Muri Beach Resort

Address: Main Road, Muri Village | P.O. Box 146, Muri, Cook Islands (Formerly Shangri-La Beach Cottages)
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Muri
Price Range: $246 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Muri Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Muri Beach Hotel Muri
Muri Beach Resort Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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“Rooms around the gardens/pool, may be more sheltered when it is windy on the beachfront”
 of 5 bubbles _judithgearry, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Any of the rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles 889dianeh, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 10, 11 and 12 are very private”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All good and well appointed, all off main road so quiet at night, bring era plugs for Roosters”
 of 5 bubbles jacadnz, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else”
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