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Where should we stay in Rarotonga?
The tropical destination of Rarotonga is a great choice if you've been thinking about a holiday with the children. The snorkelling spots, boating and beaches are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Arrange a flight into Rarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.), which is located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city centre. Rarotonga offers 38 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when you're choosing where you should stay.
Families on holiday have good things to say about these places to stay:
Club Raro Resort: Offers a private beach, a children's pool and 2 restaurants. Guests like the central location at this 3-star resort.
The Black Pearl at Puaikura – Features an outdoor pool, free parking and babysitting services. This 3-star resort is popular with guests for its quiet location.
Heliconia Hideaway – Offers in-room kitchens, free parking and babysitting services. This villa is rated 4 stars.
Muri Beachcomber – Features an outdoor pool, free parking and free continental breakfast. This 3.5-star resort is popular with guests for its helpful staff.
Lagoon Breeze Villas – Offers a children's pool, free parking and free breakfast. Guests like the helpful staff at this 3-star resort.
When should we visit Rarotonga?
You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to plan when to pack up the children and head to Rarotonga.
- Hottest months: March, February, January and April, with an average temperature of 29°C
- Coldest months: September, August, July and October, with an average temperature of 19°C
- Driest months: June, July, August and October, with an average rainfall of 80.50 inches
- Rainiest months: February, January, December and March, with an average rainfall of 135.50 inches
What should we see and do in Rarotonga?
While you and your family are visiting Rarotonga, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Cook Islands Library and Museum, Cook Islands National Museum and Punanga Nui Market. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre and Beachcomber Pearl Market.Rarotonga is also well-known for its:
- Coral reefs