A few hotel options for stays in the Cook Islands
Located on the western coast of the pristine island of Aitutaki, Tamanu Beach Resort offers island luxury in a lush setting. The hotel has five bungalow accommodation options, including self-contained studio rooms and one-bedroom lagoon view rooms, tucked away in a tropical garden, as well as beachfront rooms on the water’s edge and family suites. The property also features two swimming pools, a beachfront bar and restaurant and a private, white-sand beach.
Crown Beach Resort & Spa
On Rarotonga, Crown Beach offers 5 acres of lush gardens and a beach alongside a turquoise lagoon. The hotel’s location on the western side of the island means that visitors are only 10 minutes from the international airport, 15 minutes from the town of Avarua and close to a variety of dining and excursion options. Designed for couples, Crown Beach offers 36 stand-alone villas, an onsite spa and beauty clinic, an onsite dive center, three restaurants and bars, a gym and more.
Edgewater Resort & Spa
The Edgewater’s location on the sheltered west coast of Rarotonga puts the island’s natural beauty on full display. Features of the resort include entertainment, a kids’ club, a health spa, a pool and more. Spacious rooms range from garden view to beachfront luxury, and two in-house restaurants offer great dining options in traditional, Pacific and European cuisine styles.
Pacific Resort Aitutaki
This Pacific Resort property aims to integrate Cook Islands culture into every aspect of a guest’s experience. Visitors are personally greeted upon arrival with traditional welcomes, local produce and seafood are used in the kitchens and the hotel itself sits on an ancient piece of land with ties to local culture.