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Aro'a Beachside Inn

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“shipwreck bar”(19 reviews)
“music nights”(7 reviews)
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aro'a Beachside Inn more than ticked all the boxes for our three night stay this past week. Hosts Geraldine and Steve were so welcoming and informative about where and what to do on Raro. In fact all the staff were incredibly helpful and friendly -...More

Thank Sydfolks
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Orana Margaret & Peter, Thank you so much for your fantastic review of our beautiful resort, we are very happy that you had an idyllic stay with us. :-) We really hope that you will make it back to see us soon. Stay longer...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018

Great place with lovely views of the sea excellent snorkeling just off the beach snorkled with a turtle just in front of the inn. Beds where good nice and clean and brightly decorated with tie die curtains. Plenty of plug points in our unit to...More

Thank Darryl B
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 8 July 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you for your great review. Very pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again, hopefully you can stay longer next time. :-) Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and the A Team.

Reviewed 27 June 2018

This was our second stay at this resort and first time since Steve & Geraldine took over. Suited us perfectly. We traveled with my elderly parents, who were well catered for. The beach is just divine, great swimming at all tides. The breakfasts were delicious...More

1  Thank Wendy_Martin
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 30 June 2018

Kia Orana Wendy & Martin, Thank you so much for your fantastic review, we really appreciate your feedback and very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. :-) You guys were a pleasure to host and we hope that you will come back soon....More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to stay on the beach. Rooms are clean and quiet..except for the occasional rooster! The Shipwreck bar is great with live music on a Tuesday and Thursday. Only issue was I was not told about the ‘boost or booster button’ in the shower!...More

Thank bellacabo
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 23 June 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you so much for your fantastic review. Very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Sorry that you missed the booster button, hope to see you back again soon so you can test it. :-) I'll pass your comments on to...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Simply the best place to stay on the island. The beach is perfect with swimming and snorkeling at all tides. The resort is beautifully kept and the staff are brilliant. Shipwreck hut is an amazing spot to watch the sunset.More

Thank wipey
Response from AroaBeach, Owner at Aro'a Beachside InnResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Orana, Thank you so much for your fantastic review, your feedback is very much appreciated. :-) Really happy that you guys had the perfect holiday in our slice of paradise. We hope to see you back again very soon. Meitaki ma'ata, Steve, Geraldine and...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
USD 146 - USD 374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 146 - USD 374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (176)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (21)
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Chrissie77
12 August 2018|
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Response from Joanna C | Reviewed this property |
No. Ceiling fans and insect screens on windows are the only cooling methods. But it does keep you connected to your environment: breeze, rain, sounds and smells.
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culturevulture2017
25 August 2017|
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Response from AroaBeach | Property representative |
Kia Orana Stephanie, Steve here, sorry we don't have a sailing dingy here. We do have kayaks and SUP's though. There is a sailing club at Muri, I think you can rent them from there. :-)
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fireyfearn
16 May 2017|
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Response from AroaBeach | Property representative |
Kia Orana, Steve here, the Shipwreck Hut opens at 5:00pm every day. Every hour is happy hour. 😁
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Room Tips
"We had a top floor room overlooking the water which was light and airy but imagine all rooms would be similar."
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"Stay in the bungalows that share only one wall and not too close to the outside bar"
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"choose room 12.. you get the best views and plus there are 2 bedrooms with their own bathrooms, huge lounge..."
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"Sea view deluxe rooms are awesome"
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