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Best Rarotonga Luxury Hotels

Crystal Blue Lagoon Villas
5 out of 5
Muri, Rarotonga
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5/5Exceptional! (30 reviews)
Beyond amazing!

"Not only was the Villa beyond what I could have ever dreamed of, the view was absolutely breathtaking. Thank you so much"…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2020

Crystal Blue Lagoon Villas
Sea Change Villas
4.5 out of 5
Titikaveka, Rarotonga, Rarotonga
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4.9/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)

"Great place to unwind from the world. Could be improved if there was a bar or restaurant either on the premises or very close."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Sea Change Villas
Magic Reef Bungalows
3.5 out of 5
Main Road Arorangi, Rarotonga
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4.9/5Exceptional! (176 reviews)
Cook Islands Odyseey

"Meet by owner...at airport.took us to a supermarket to get drinks and snacks.Very professional.Suggested local cafes,day trips and saw us each night.Provided electric car at minimal cost. Highly professional and will return there.Would strongly recommend to other guests"…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Magic Reef Bungalows

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Te Vakaroa Villas
5 out of 5
Ara Tapu (Main Road), Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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4.8/5Exceptional! (44 reviews)

"This was an incredible property, by our estimation one of the best on the island. The people were super friendly, the location is perfect, and the overall experience is outstanding"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul. 2019

Te Vakaroa Villas
Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa
5 out of 5
Main Rd, Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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4.8/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)

"Private beach access, own pool and spa were fantastic. Lovely and quiet, extremely comfortable and beautiful view. We didn't want to leave."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct. 2019

Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa
Nautilus Resort
4.5 out of 5
Muri Beach, Ara Tapu, Ngatangiia District, Rarotonga
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4.8/5Exceptional! (81 reviews)

"Great property, large size villas, very clean and tidy, great pool and restaurant, very friendly staff, well recommended."…"

Reviewed on 13 Nov. 2019

Nautilus Resort
Little Polynesian Resort
4.5 out of 5
Main Road, Titikaveka, Rarotonga
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The price is AU$631 per night from 29 Oct. to 30 Oct.
4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)

"This was one of the most beautiful hotels we have ever stayed at. The service and attention to detail was world class. It was the perfect honeymoon getaway. The food at the hotel was also spectacular, we were sad we couldn't try everything on the menu! I highly recommend this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan. 2020

Little Polynesian Resort
Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa
5 out of 5
Avarua, PO Box 790 , Rarotonga
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4.7/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Favorite place on Rarotonga!

"Everything about Te Manava is AMAZING! The villas are spacious, equipped with everything you could possibly need, private, and CLEAN. Staying at Te Manava was one of my favorite parts of the whole trip and having Jane there to help with ALL my questions made it that much better. Bonuses: - Laundy ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2020

Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa
Rendezvous Villas
4.5 out of 5
Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Location was excellent with everything you could possibly want Chad who looked after us was helpful and poked after us brilliantly The only problem was the aircon didn’t really do anything at all. If it had been very hot I would have struggled medically"…"

Reviewed on 18 Nov. 2019

Rendezvous Villas
Muri Beachcomber
3.5 out of 5
Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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4.6/5Wonderful! (283 reviews)
Beautiful Views!

"Fun and clean beach cottages! Beautiful views! Comfortable:) Nice little kitchenette:) Used the complimentary kayaks, SUP's and snorkel equipment:). Great value for cost. We would return!"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Muri Beachcomber
Castaway Resort
3 out of 5
Arorangi, Main Road, Arorangi, Rarotonga
The price is AU$221 per night from 1 Nov. to 2 Nov.
4.4/5Wonderful! (149 reviews)

"Don't let the reception area fool you. As a first impression, yes, it could do with a revamp. But go into the resort and it's a real gem. To be fair, some things are a bit tired, but the rooms are clean with everything you need, and the bed was really comfy. The staff are super nice and helpful and ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Feb. 2020

Castaway Resort
Pacific Resort Rarotonga
4 out of 5
Muri Beach, Rarotonga
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The price is AU$646 per night from 7 Oct. to 8 Oct.
4.4/5Wonderful! (211 reviews)

"We loved this resort! The staff and amenities were amazing! We were able to SUP every morning in the gorgeous lagoon, then eat a fabulous continental style breakfast, kayak out to the island and snorkel until the afternoon! So much fun! The food at the resort restaurant is really good! Breakfast ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Pacific Resort Rarotonga
Crown Beach Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
Rarotonga Ring-Road, Arorangi, Sunset Coast Rarotonga, Rarotonga
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4.3/5Excellent! (114 reviews)
Great Stay

"From airport transfers to checking out. The whole stay was incredible. . Really get to meet what local life in Rarotonga is like . . The food in the Lazy Trout Cafe was excellent. . . Great Stay"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2020

Crown Beach Resort & Spa
The Black Pearl at Puaikura
3 out of 5
Avarua, Rarotonga
The price is AU$231 per night from 2 Oct. to 3 Oct.
4.2/5Excellent! (121 reviews)

"Love the location of this property, just across the road from great snorkelling, shops next door and bus stops outside. Peaceful side of the island, will definitely be going back..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Mar. 2020

The Black Pearl at Puaikura
The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium
4 out of 5
Aroa Beach Marine Reserve, Arorangi, Ara Tapu Rd, Rarotonga
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The price is AU$197 per night from 2 Oct. to 3 Oct.
4/5Very Good! (178 reviews)

"Awesome place to stay. Friendly staff and lovely surroundings."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Lagoonarium
The Edgewater Resort and Spa
3.5 out of 5
Avarua, Rarotonga
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The price is AU$171 per night from 16 Oct. to 17 Oct.
3.8/5Good! (886 reviews)

"It was convenient and had everything we needed, the wedding area is beautiful and the aircon was an awesome bonus!!!"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

The Edgewater Resort and Spa
Sunrise Beach Bungalows
3 out of 5
Main Road, Ngatangiia – Muri, Rarotonga
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The price is AU$90 per night from 9 Oct. to 10 Oct.
3.7/5Good! (192 reviews)
Sunrise Beach Bungalow Review

"We stayed 19 days in one of the 7 bungalows. Ours was behind the first row and we had less sea. Location is important! The beach is close but rocky and unusable. The nearest friendly beach is for 5 minutes drive. Self transportation is a must. The bungalow is minimalistic but sufficient in size and ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020

Sunrise Beach Bungalows
Club Raro Resort
3 out of 5
Ara Tapu, Avarua, Rarotonga
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The price is AU$136 per night from 16 Oct. to 17 Oct.
3.5/5Good! (584 reviews)

"Clean and tidy. Good white sand beach. Staff is friendly and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Club Raro Resort
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Eating at the newest restaurants, strolling through local museums, and admiring the beautiful scenery that makes Rarotonga so stunning are all on your travel itinerary. But, have you thought about where you’ll stay during your holiday? The opulent getaway you’re envisioning requires extravagant accommodation. Treat yourself during your next getaway by choosing a luxury hotel in Rarotonga.

There are loads of things to explore nearby, but you might be tempted to hole up inside your Rarotonga luxury hotel for the duration of your stay. After all, where else can you enjoy amenities like stellar spa services, a world-class pool, and an upscale restaurant all in one convenient location?

In need of some alone time? Call in an order with room service and stretch out in your palatial suite. Whether you choose to unwind with a nice bubble bath, flip through an array of channels on your flat-screen TV, or prefer to read a book on your private balcony is up to you, but one thing’s for certain—you’ll be glad you booked luxury accommodation in Rarotonga.

Browse our extensive selection of 5-star Rarotonga hotels today, right here on Expedia. No matter if you’d like to stay at one of the best hotels in Rarotonga for couples or are looking for a luxury boutique hotel, we’ve got you covered. We offer the most opulent hotels at the most reasonable prices, so you can focus on what really matters—packing your favourite pair of pajamas for an indulgent night of lounging.

Frequently asked questions

Are you looking for a luxury hotel for your stay in Rarotonga?
Arrange a flight into Rarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.) Airport and then treat yourself to a stay at one of 18 luxurious hotels. Known for its coral reefs and gardens, Rarotonga also has some interesting things to see and do including Muri Beach and Aroa Beach, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.
What's the best luxury hotel in Rarotonga?
Nautilus Resort is a 4.5-star resort with a beachfront restaurant and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Te Vakaroa Villas and Crown Beach Resort & Spa are two other upscale options for your stay.
When can I expect good weather in Rarotonga?
Planning for the weather is a good way to make your trip to Rarotonga relaxing and enjoyable, especially when you’re splurging. The hottest months are usually February and March, with an average temperature of 26°C, while the coldest months are August and September, with an average of 22°C. Average annual precipitation for Rarotonga is 1244 inches.
What's there to see and do in Rarotonga?
Take in some sights and attractions while you’re in Rarotonga by visiting Muri Beach, Aroa Beach and Cook Islands Library and Museum. If you have a little extra time during your trip, you might want to check out Cook Island Christian Church (CICC) and Te Vara Nui Village.

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