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Moana Sands Lagoon Resort

3.5-star beachfront hotel with outdoor pool, near Muri Beach

  • Free continental breakfast and free parking
From
A$407

Restrictions related to your trip

This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local and health advisories for this destination before you book.

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Muri Beach, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
9.4.Exceptional.
  • It was a great experience staff were friendly & great location

    Feb. 10, 2020

  • Great , clean and modern property . Needed tap repairs and not enough instructions for…

    Dec. 29, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Guests rated location

Dining options
Quiet
Safe
  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 24 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services

What’s around

  • In Takitumu District
  • Muri Beach - 1 min walk
  • Muri Lagoon - 1 min walk
  • Tikioki Beach - 1 min walk
  • Matutu Brewing Company - 10 min walk
  • Muri Night Markets - 11 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Deluxe Lagoon Studio
  • Lagoon Suite
  • Deluxe Garden Studio
  • Beach Suite

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Takitumu District
  • Muri Beach - 1 min walk
  • Muri Lagoon - 1 min walk
  • Tikioki Beach - 1 min walk
  • Matutu Brewing Company - 10 min walk
  • Muri Night Markets - 11 min walk
  • Tikioki Marine Sanctuary - 13 min walk
  • Te Vara Nui Village - 15 min walk
  • Koromiri - 16 min walk
  • Avana Lagoon - 18 min walk
  • Maire Nui Botanical Gardens - 22 min walk

Getting around

  • Rarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.) - 30 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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Muri Beach, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 24 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (17 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • WiFi in rooms*

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free uncovered onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Things to do

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Kayaking on site
  • Snorkelling on site
  • Pool umbrellas

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Fridge

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • WiFi is available in guestrooms for NZD 50.00 for 2 minutes (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of NZD 25.00 per person (one-way)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of NZD 200.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of NZD 200.00 (subject to availability)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds

Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Moana Sands Lagoon Resort Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Lagoon Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Lagoon
  • Moana Sands Lagoon Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Lagoon Resort Hotel
  • Moana Sands Lagoon Resort Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Lagoon Resort Hotel Rarotonga

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM. There's a charge of NZD 200.00 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of NZD 200.00 (subject to availability). Contactless check-out is available.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Deli-licious (9-min walk), LBV Bakery & Cafe (9-min walk), and Vili's Burgers (10-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is NZD 25.00 per person one-way.
  • Have fun with onsite activities like kayaking and snorkeling. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include spa services and a picnic area. Moana Sands Lagoon Resort also has a garden and access to a nearby health club.
9.4.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very tidy and clean location/ resort. Right beside the main highway. Ocean facing with great views from the lagoon-view rooms.

    Sam, 1 night romance trip, Oct. 26, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    We had a really great time at Moana Sands Lagoon Resort. The property is brand new and the staff are excellent. We received a room upgrade and loved it! Note: If you're flying Jetstar beware that they delay flights often. We ended up missing our first nights accom.

    4 night trip, Jun. 3, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Absolutely loved that it was adults only, very quiet and peaceful.

    4 night trip with friends, Jun. 3, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Loved this hotel, really new, modern and good TV channels. Close to Muri shops and nice beaches. Great food and drink - top quality!

    3 night romance trip, May 29, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great little resort with a restaurant attached. Brand new snorkeling/water sport equipment, nice pool and places to relax. Staff were lovely and very helpful

    5 night romance trip, Apr. 20, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Best hotel that we have stayed at to date. Staff went above and beyond. Location was amazing. Hotel was brand new, clean, comfortable, quiet. We would definitely return. Spa services were top level.

    K, 6 night trip, Dec. 27, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Good sized rooms, great access to beach. Kayaks and snorkeling gear was a bonus

    8 night trip, Nov. 14, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Modern high class resort, very close to a nice part of the lagoon and nearby restaurants. Having air conditioning in yhe rooms is a noce touch

    Ben, 7 night trip, Nov. 11, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Absolutely wonderful service from the staff. Loved the room and the view as well. Would definitely recommend staying here

    6 night trip with friends, Oct. 27, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great new boutique resort for adults. Staff very friendly and helpful. Lovely view over the lagoon.

    Janine, 5 night trip, Oct. 18, 2018

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