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Armidale, Australia
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Stayed here for about 7 nights and found it to be clean and all you need if you are on the Island to fish. The food provided by the Hotel was very good and bottled water was available. There was beer and softdrink available and a cooked breakfast every day if you wanted it. the rooms were serviced every day...

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3Thank Philip T
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 May 2016

'The island of Kiritimati is definitely not "walkable", you will need a vehicle to travel around the island. There are no public transport nor taxi around the island so I was extremely thankful to have found Capital Cook Hotel that offers the island tour. My friend and I did a day trip to Kiritimati from Fiji, the hotel owner along...

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5Thank leciel83
Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed 22 February 2015

We loved our vacation at Captain Cook Hotel. The accommodations were rustic but clean and right on the ocean. The staff were so friendly and even arranged for a rental car for our stay. We loved visiting the bathing lagoon, driving around the island and meeting the local people. Meals were served at a single table so we got to...

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5Thank Dana B
Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Landed in Kiritimati on a flight from Honolulu that was meant to be going on to Nadi the same day, however, Fiji Airways had other plans in store...After being bundled off a broken-down plane and stowed onto pick-up trucks many of the passengers of flight FJ823 including myself were provided with modest lodgings at the Captain Cook hotel, thankfully just...

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19Thank MRonaldSmith
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2014

What a fantastic hotel in a most fantastic location, quite some luxury and on a near desert Island. The food is excellent, the rooms are very clean and tidy and the bar is the most cool place to sit with a beer. Not at all cheap as of course EVERYTHING has to be brought in. For where it is.......................quite a...

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10Thank Andy K
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 February 2014

My room was actually a bungalow by the sea with the waves breaking just metres from my back door. The staff were friendly and homely. I stayed from Jan 1st to Jan 9th having all 3 meals there. Yes Lobster was on the menu several times, as was fresh tuna. I enjoyed the singing on the last night "Don't say...

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10Thank Leonard59
Durango, Colorado
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Arrived for 6 days of fly fishing the flats for Bonefish and Travelly in mid January 2014. The fIshing was good and the Captain Cook was a welcome place to return to after fishing all day. The food was great... Had fresh Lobster 4 nights along with other fresh fish, chicken, etc... There were only 12 guests at the hotel...

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4Thank Olivewollybugger
Dutch Harbor, Alaska
Reviewed 15 January 2014

I have just returned from the island spent two weeks the last week of november and first week of december 2013. A very nice place the people there were the nicest group. Any thing that you needed they would get for you if any way possable. i stayed in a beach bungalow just walk out the back door and a...

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7Thank Tim T
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 14 January 2014

The hotel except the twin old wing has now 7-8 modern bungalows in a lovely surrounding. The beach is not attractive though because of the waves and the corals. The bungalows are spacious and face the sea. (too close) . The food is boring .Only...lobster! Is probably the best hotel in Christmas Island (Kiritimati) with lovely and helpful staff ....

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4Thank BIZAS
Joensuu, Finland
Reviewed 6 December 2013

I had only 7 hours to spend, so I take a guided tour provided by Captain Cook Hotel to see east coast as far north you can go and then in lands to the lagoons, which were amazing. The Captain Cook is planning and making major improvements for the next year by implementing more to wind and solar energy, recycling...

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10Thank Pertti L

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
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Captain Cook Hotel Ltd, Private Mail Bag, Main Camp, Kiritimati ... more   less 

Additional Information about Captain Cook Hotel

Address: Main Camp | Christmas Island, Republic of Kiribati
Region: Republic of Kiribati > Line Islands > Kiritimati
Number of rooms: 46
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“look for one of the beach huts with an air-conditioner and hot water. Waterfront is also good to have.”
 of 5 bubbles philipt140, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms with the back door to the sea eg 139 and 140, but don't choose them when I am going”
 of 5 bubbles Leonard59, 19 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Get a bungalow on the beach, but beware that the sound of the pounding surf all night takes a bit of getting used too if you are coming from a quite mountain home I did. Also, have the staff show you how to run the hot shower, works great once you figure out that you have to open a butterfly valve...”
 of 5 bubbles Olivewollybugger, 4 Feb 2014 | Read review
“go for the bungalow at the beach they lots”
 of 5 bubbles timt602, 15 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Ask for rooms in the bungalows.”
 of 5 bubbles BIZAS, 13 Jan 2014 | Read review
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