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The Islander Hotel

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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What's included
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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3 Star Hotel
The Islander Airport Hotel is a great value for money 3 star beachfront hotel directly across the road from Rarotonga International Airport on the waterfront featuring 13 Cabanas, Coco Grill Restaurant, Tiki Bar, pool, outdoor dining, sandy beach, daily sunsets, low-cost wifi, Sky...
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| Main Road, Panama Beachfront, Avarua 0682, Cook Islands
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0,5 km to Rarotonga Airport
17 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night. The main attraction for the hotel is the location - right next to the airport (you could walk in 5 minutes). It is also home to the 'Hula Bar' - a popular drinking spot. But therein lies the problem.......More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at The Islander just for one night as we arrived in Rarotonga late on a rainy Friday night and were catching the 10.30am flight to Aitutaki the next day. The hotel is perfectly situated for this kind of stay being just a couple...More

Thank gernita24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was at the bar on Sun for beer before i fly out.. Bar person said i had to order some food with beer so i order some chips. 3.5 for beer 7.5 for bowl chips. Same time (when she was getting my change served anothe...More

Thank gto271
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I have never been to the Islander for Breakfast buffet and have heard good things about this place. I decided to check it out to confirm the rumours. All I can say is.. the food was outstanding and amazingly fresh, the fruit on the day...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

The Islander Hotel is situated close to the airport but you wont be disturbed by the noice from the aircrafts. We had wonderful tuna salad for lunch in beach bar and a nice evening meal in the restaurant. Both are ”beachside”. Reasonable priced and good...More

Thank Dan P
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The Islander Airport Hotel is a great value for money 3 star beachfront hotel directly across the road from Rarotonga International Airport on the waterfront featuring 13 Cabanas, Coco Grill Restaurant, Tiki Bar, ...More pool, outdoor dining, sandy beach, daily sunsets, low-cost wifi, Sky Sports on Big Screen, Live bands and unpretentious island style service from a team of dedicated Islanders. Our HULA bar on the beach offers all day happy hour from 11am to 11pm Mon to Sun with NZD3.50 beers, spirits, wines and soft drinks. Bring your own music with our 'U-DJ' product. Great for friends and family who wish to soak in Rarotonga's warm sunshine with cold cold drinks! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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bellacabo
29 May 2018|
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Response from Ryan C | Reviewed this property |
I think they will charge you for the use of the pool. Try emailing them.
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bellacabo
29 May 2018|
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Response from Steven L | Reviewed this property |
Yep. They charge you to hold your bags and then you can use the facilities. 5 bucks from memory
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wyotravels
2 April 2017|
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Response from RPTE | Property representative |
We will still be open. Our expansion plans involve building more rooms upwards. General guest areas won't be affected. You are welcome to join us at the hotel.
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"Don't stay here"
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"All rooms look out onto the outside bar, so one is no better than another"
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