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    Vara's

    Muri Beach | P. O. Box 434, Muri, Cook Islands
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          23 Nov 2016
          “Decent”
          3 Sep 2015
          “Home away from Home”
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          Reviewed 19 November 2007

          myself and my partner stayed here for 10 nights. we stopped in a beach house which was 10 secs walk from muri lagoon (though we didnt manage to get a sea view). we originally wanted a beach hut but as they were fuly booked we...More

          1  Thank aptalkush
          Reviewed 20 September 2007

          Please read all the below before chosing were to stay, i'm not biased just telling you exactly how i saw it when staying in both backpackers. Ok this is the best advice you will hear when chosing were to stay. Its between Rarotonga backpackers and...More

          1  Thank joeglynn
          Reviewed 11 September 2007

          che ka wiz a wow wow! Varas is some luxuary accomodation for the budget types. we had this spacious bungelow up on the hillside - named after vara's miss cook island daughter. talk about glamour haha but we had good views from the room and...More

          Thank holly0000000
          Reviewed 25 August 2007

          When we arrived at Varas we'd already stayed in the Cook Islands for a week and were accustomed to the countries high price level . Varas is reasonably priced, offers basic rooms with shared facilities. There are a very good equiped kitchen, a huge lounge...More

          Thank gea-educatie
          Reviewed 5 April 2007

          Please don't believe any of the negative comments written about this place. Vara's is an honest, family business and has been for many years. My partner and I booked a couple of weeks prior to arriving and a good job we did too. It was...More

          1  Thank BennyofEngland
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          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
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          • Price range
          • USD 559 - USD 756 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 20
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          • Location
          • Cook Islands >
          • Southern Cook Islands >
          • Rarotonga >
          • Muri
          • Also Known As
          • Vara`s Beach House Hotel Muri ,
          • Vara's Muri, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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          "Self contained rooms are better."
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          "If you have a bit of extra cash then the cabins and apartments do offer a much higher standard of..."
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          "Beachside is best for some, more sunny more going on. But at the back much more quiet, though got the smelly..."
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