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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 September 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Magic Reef Bungalows for 10 blissful days to celebrate 10 years of marriage from May 28 through June 7 of 2014 and the whole trip overall was just amazing. We're from California, have four kids, and lead a very good but busy life. The staff at Magic Reef Bungalows is so helpful and...

1Thank MichaelandNatalie
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 September 2014

The bungalows are beautifully presented and spotlessly clean and the tropical gardens and pool are gorgeous. Great location, very central but also quiet and relaxing. Weather was overcast and drizzly most days but the sea was warm, the cocktails delicious and the friendliness of our hosts outstanding. We felt as if we were visiting friends and that nothing was a...

1Thank dramaqueen42
Reviewed 23 August 2014

The resort has very friendly hosts and we enjoyed their hospitality.unfortunately we had chosen a week for our holiday that was rather wet so we spent much more time in our bungalow than I would have liked. Everything at Magic Reef is very wellness cared for and the communal area at the edge of the beach is a delight to...

Thank SorrelliAuckland
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Gorgeous, personal, friendly boutique accommodation right on the beach. Great in every way. Lots of swaying palm trees, beautiful sunsets, very good restaurants close by, very friendly owners and staff, outdoor (mostly covered) bathrooms (!) which we both loved. Very easy to access other parts of the island.

Thank ZonaQ
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Young couple.We stayed for a few days at magic reef and there is nothing we can complain about! The location on the island is perfect: town 10min driving, on the good side of the island for sunsets ( and less wind!!), beautiful beach in front with a jetty very close (good spot for fishing;)). Also good spot for snorkeling 5...

2Thank Zyryec
Reviewed 21 July 2014

We booked a last minute trip to Rarotonga and stayed at Magic Reef with our 15 year old son. This was our first time to The Cook islands (we usually holiday in Fiji) and have to say it exceeded our expectations. Both of us have worked in the hospitality industry for 30+ years and managing large hotels/resorts overseas as well...

6Thank cocozoe
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Have just returned from 10 days at Magic Reef, i choose this place for the Beach Front Bungalows and i wanted something special for my partners 50th Birthday. And i was not disappointed, the place is amazing the Bungalows are fantastic and the outside shower is something quite different. But what makes this place special is the friendly staff and...

5Thank lucendia s
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 July 2014

What sets Magic Reef apart is the owners and staff. Angie and Simon are really friendly, helpful and passionate. They care about the environment and want to make your stay special. There are 9 bungalows and they are all well maintained and attractive. There is a pool to swim in as the beach is a bit shallow for swimming. The...

3Thank Yvonne B
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

I stayed in these sensational bungalows with friends for a week for a wedding that was also held on the beach in front of the bungalows. I cannot emphasise enough how amazing this place is. It's beautiful, relaxed and the owners (Angela and Simon) were helpful beyond belief. The bungalows themselves have everything you could need and are a home...

1Thank johnnymc17
Reviewed 9 June 2014

We spent an incredible week at the Magic Reef Bungalows. The bungalows are so beautiful and well equipped. The outdoor bathroom is really cool and the kitchen has a cooktop so we made our own breakfast each morning! The beach is lovely, you can swim in a little section that is free from the reef and there are a few...

3Thank cake_young

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  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
9 Polynesian style, self-contained bungalows located right on the beach of Arorangi, with golden sunset views from each. All bungalows have sea views, romantic four poster super-king size beds, a private outdoor shower and bath, air conditioning and a ceiling fan. There is an extensive DVD and book library available. The boat-shaped pool, BBQ facilities and Petanque court invite you to relax. Complimentary use of snorkel, mask and reef shoes. Complimentary breakfast on arrival. Complimentary air transfers for direct bookings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magic Reef Bungalows

Address: Arorangi CK, Cook Islands
Region: Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Arorangi
Price Range: $246 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Magic Reef Bungalows 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Magic Reef Bungalows Hotel Rarotonga
Magic Reef Bungalows Rarotonga, Cook Islands
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“Any Bungalow is Perfect”
DaveJ43, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“See above review”
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Hillrun1, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“not any - bungalows”
golucky7799, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You can't get a bad bungalow here, but the four beachfront ones are especially appealing.”
Charles_L10011, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Unit 4 has beautiful sea views”
Steph618, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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