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Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

3.5-star3.5 stars
ArorangiRarotongaCook Islands

Adults-only beachfront hotel with restaurant, near Aroa Beach
  • Free continental breakfast and free parking
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free*!
Beautiful beach
Fantastic service
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Awesome vibe
39See all 39 reviews
From 178 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

from NZ$252
  • Deluxe Studio with Ocean View
  • Studio with Ocean View
  • Deluxe Two-Bedroom Apartment

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 12 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum guest age is 16
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • WiFi in public areas *

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Caters to adults only
  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Beach bar
  • Barbecue grills
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4
  • Year Built 2002
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
  • Furnished balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 24-inch flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Shipwreck Hut - This beachfront restaurant serves breakfast, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands’s small print

Also known as

  • Aroa Beachside
  • Hotel Aroa Beachside


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Breakfast
  • Parking

Inclusions may be listed elsewhere on the page as free or for a surcharge.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 75.0 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of NZD $50.00 per person (roundtrip)

Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 16 and 18 costs NZD $50.00 (roundtrip)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for NZD Varies for multiple minutes (rates may vary)

WiFi is available in public areas for NZD Varies for multiple minutes (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Aroa Beach (14-minute walk)
  • Black Rock (40-minute walk)
  • National Stadium (45-minute walk)
  • Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre (5.5 km)
  • Muri Beach (9.7 km)
  • Muri Lagoon (9.9 km)

Getting around

  • Rarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.) - 13 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 39 reviews

Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Very Good8.0
Aro'a Honeymoon
A nice small place, incredible sunsets, and by far the nicest coast of Rarotonga. An informative host and lovely staff, and great live music (when the artists show up!)
Matthew, nzRomance trip
Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Worth getting scooter or car if you want to explor
Very friendly staff and helpful. The Shipwreak bar is fun and mellow. Quiet after 9
A Traveller, us2 night romance trip
Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Loved it
Steve and Gerladine gave us the perfect room (deluxe) with great views and the staff was unbelievable friendly. It was awesome.
A Traveller, au6 night trip with friends
Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Very Good8.0
Great staff. Good location on the island. Some days could have used AC.
Helen, caRomance trip
Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Perfect little hotel
love this small hotel, welcoming staff and proprietors.Room comfortable and airy, a bar on the grounds prepared perfect cocktails and bar type food.
Margaret N P, ca4 night trip with friends

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Aroa Beachside, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

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