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    Sunset Resort

    Ara Tapu | Nikao, Avarua, Cook Islands
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good29%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Poolside Bar
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    21 - 25 of 644 reviews

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    Let the rest of the world roll by. There is limited wifi, limited telephone, and limited television. Thus, you can shed your pecuniary ways, and simply wallow in the sybaritic surroundings for your entire stay. Be sure to see the Highland Paradise show, as well...More

    Thank Tony H
    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    This small resort was perfect for our stay, we loved the pool and restaurant and the beach was stunning, I felt like I was in a travel commercial! Nice staff and the room was large and comfortable with it's own deck and nice view. The...More

    Thank Erin J
    Response from Sunset R, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 2 July 2017

    Kia orana We love your travel commercial! Many thanks for the positive review and we hope to see you back with us again soon Safe travels

    Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

    This was our second stay at the sunset resort and we werent disapointed. We arrived in the early hours of the morning meet by a lovely older man who drove us to the resort and showed us to our room. We had requested a room...More

    Thank Sarcha-Joseph H
    Response from Sunset R, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 2 July 2017

    Kia Orana Many thanks for your positive comments. We would love to have you back every year if we can get your husband to agree !!! We do have a regular newsletter ( it comes out 4 times a year so we do not spam...More

    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    My wife & I stayed there 5 June to 12th, had beach front room, it's one of the smaller resorts which was great for us, cocktail happy hour from 5 to 7 & great restaurant there as well, probably the best snookling on the island...More

    Thank 123nigel123
    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    We only stayed one night at Sunset on our way to another Island but were very happy with the accommodations. We were picked up from the airport and taken to the resort. I think it was a $30 charge (return). We arrived early and our...More

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    Response from Sunset R, Manager at Sunset ResortResponded 2 July 2017

    Kia Orana Thank you for taking the time to write your review. What a shame you were only with us one night. We would love to have you back for a longer stay next time !. It is always appreciated when our guest make recommendations...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 203 - USD 281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Location
    • Cook Islands >
    • Southern Cook Islands >
    • Rarotonga >
    • Avarua
    • Also Known As
    • The Sunset Hotel Arorangi ,
    • Sunset Hotel Arorangi ,
    • Sunset Resort Rarotonga ,
    • Sunset Resort Cook Islands/Rarotonga
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    debunce
    25 September 2017|
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    Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
    Hi there, Nick is no longer the manager but has his own resort called Te Vaka Roa in Muri. The new managers have been here for 6 years. Tim and Colleen Darby as seen in the image. Pop in and visit as you are exploring the... More
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    culturevulture2017
    25 August 2017|
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    Response from WendyGAuckland | Reviewed this property |
    Not at the resort. The lagoon is too shallow and a bit rocky. You may be able to find a sail boat for daily hire over in town, but I'm not sure and dont remember seeing any sailboats over there. Enjoy the holiday anyway... More
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    Shann0nMarie
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from Sunset R | Property representative |
    Yes we have two bar areas, one in the Anchorage Restaurant (7days a week) and a small happy hour bar near another pool open from 5 to 7.30 Monday to Saturday
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    Room Tips
    "Book early if you want the beachfront units. They're expensive but worth it. Away from the walkway to..."
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    "I would always prefer a beachfront villa with its pleasant sunny patio."
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    "About mid resort would be the best place then you are centre to all it has to offer."
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    "ocean view rooms are nice but not really needed as you are only 50 metres in from the beach in any room"
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