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    The Islander Hotel

    Beach Road, Avarua 0682, Cook Islands
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    Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 16 October 2016

    we recently stayed at the islander. we went in not knowing what to expect as the price of our accommodation was half the price of the rest of our families, who were all staying in different hotels. we were able to hire scooters directly at...More

    Thank cas275
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 18 October 2016

    Kia Orana, Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to look after your family and extended family on Rarotonga. We have never made so many Pina Colada cocktails in any one day when you were all in-house. Our team members often speak about...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

    Perfect airport waiting room!!! Clean,tidy,fun affordable we love it!!!! Will always recommend this place! We have even been here when the whales have been through... they also offer a great brekky and $3 Heineken what more could you ask for!!!More

    Thank Emma F
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 10 October 2016

    Kia Orana. Thank you for your review. Our waterfront 'airport transit lounge' is a real hit with visitors waiting for a domestic or international flight. Guests can swim in the pool before flying home! The humpback whale show starts at 2.30pm (ish) daily from June...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

    Wow! What a great place at a great price. We stayed for 7 nights, 2 rooms, 2 family's and we went in with low expectations. We were so happy with the friendly staff, especially Tai, clean comfortable rooms with daily service and yummy food! Perfect...More

    Thank Shannon T
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 7 October 2016

    Kia Orana. Thank you for your review. We are pleased to read you all had a great time in the Cook Islands. We are pleased to read you enjoyed your rooms, your meals, and the service provided by our team. We do hope to see...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2016

    We had a few hours to kill before our flight out of Raro, and had heard The Islander recommended for this purpose. It was, in fact, perfect for what we needed. We were able to store bags there ($5 per bag in a secure room),...More

    Thank Lisaandyvv
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 6 October 2016

    Kia Orana. Thank you for your review. We are pleased to read you enjoyed your short stay at the hotel. We try our best to provide a great 'final stop' before your flight home. We hope to see you again, soon. Kia Manuia.

    Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

    Not enough food for the guests. We weren't the last table to be allowed to get our food. But most was gone already. Poor selection left. Tables served earlier were already getting in for seconds. Very slow getting the crowd thru the buffet. Painfully slow...More

    Thank trolldave
    Response from RPTE, Owner at The Islander HotelResponded 6 October 2016

    Kia Orana. Thank you for your review. Our Tuesday Island Nights are always full and we always cater for the number of diners who book in for the island buffet and show. If we run out of items on the buffet, they are replenished soon...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 138 - USD 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Southern Cook Islands >
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    • Avarua
    • Also Known As
    • Aquarius Rarotonga Avarua ,
    • The Islander Hotel Cook Islands/Rarotonga
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    wyotravels
    2 April 2017|
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    Response from RPTE | Property representative |
    We will still be open. Our expansion plans involve building more rooms upwards. General guest areas won't be affected. You are welcome to join us at the hotel.
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    loshell
    28 January 2017|
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    Response from RPTE | Property representative |
    We have deferred our renovations to December 2017. We have reopened rooms for sale throughout the year. Thank you.
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    Zaynah K
    2 December 2016|
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    Response from RPTE | Property representative |
    Yes - you can book online
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    Room Tips
    "If you can afford a little more than backbacking, this would be the place."
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    "Get a beachfront room"
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    "If you want ocean view, you'll have to put up with noise from band/bar else get rooms facing street"
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    "As we were only there the one night I have no idea if there are quieter rooms available"
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