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Private Room, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Arorangi, Rarotonga, Southern Cook Islands

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Brewer61
Nelson Bay, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Cosy”
Reviewed 20 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
1
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This accommodation was in a two story dwelling with a downstairs 2 bedroom flat very close to the beach and within walking distance to a couple of resorts. Also an easy walk to hire scooters.
Carlo was very welcoming and friendly and the residence is quite private and clean.

The Brewer Clan.

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Travelling group: Teenagers
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Older travelers People with pets
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Management Response
21 Oct 2015
Thank you Tracy to take some time to write a feedback and say hello to your nice family. All the best for present and future. Ciao!
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berlinato...
Berlin
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“pleasant stay”
Reviewed 16 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Carlo, the owner, picked us up at the airport. The first evening he cooked for us. A little a la card menu with Italian meals is available. Carlo is a chef and you can taste that, when he cooks.
It was just a few steps to the beach. There are some restaurants nearby.
Together with his wife Roberta they are great hosts. The property is clean and comfortable. We were treated like friends.

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Liked best: The owners
Liked least: the mattress was to soft
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Management Response
17 Sep 2015
Archibald and Family a perfect guest and a very friendly people. From the start really outgoing and understanding. Nice, clean and thoughful. Even left a bottle of wine and biers to share with my wife. Just a pleasure to host and chat with. Hope to have a chance to see each other again in the near future. WUNDERBAR!!!!
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Kiwires99
Melbourne, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Spacious, affordable accomodation and great hosts!”
Reviewed 28 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Carlo was kind enough to pick us up from the airport even though we arrived late in the evening and took us to the local store for essentials when our luggage did not arrive with our flight.
The house is really spacious with lives up to its billing. Very close to the beach but far enough away that the sound of the surf doesn't keep you awake. Our friends stayed at the neighbouring Edgewater Resort and I reckon we got the better deal. No noisy guests to interfere with our privacy and we could pop over for Happy Hour and meals if we felt like it.
Carlo and Roberta even have a menu plan lined up if you feel like home cooked Italian!
There's a Dive shop just up the road, along with a local $5 burger joint and Indian takeaway. If you like fancy dining, there's a couple of restaurants within 5 minute walk. Location and price wise, I don't think you can beat The Tree House.
Grazie, Carlo & Roberta!

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Liked best: Price and Location
Liked least: It was all great!
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
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Management Response
30 Jul 2015
Thanks Aik for a glowing review. We value your feedback and feel rewarded with your generous remarks. It's been a pleasure to have you and your friends with us. It's heartening to know that you enjoyed our hospitality. We are glad to know of your pleasant overall stay and happy memories. We would love to welcome you again.
Best wishes from all of us. Ciao Carlo and Roberta
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Guillin
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Hits the spot.”
Reviewed 3 May 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Bruce & Sue were extremely kind. Our flight was delayed and they came out to pick us up in the early hours of the morning. Their help and advice invaluable.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
10 Jul 2015
Thank you very much and all the best!
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trish600
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Superb”
Reviewed 15 January 2015 for a stay in October 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Great place to stay , few seconds to the beach, very comfortable apartment. We were looked after really well . Would love to come back there again .

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Liked best: That it was very private and quiet
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
22 Jan 2015
Thank you Trish for the lovely note and keep in touch. Ciao Carlo
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