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1 room, 2 adults

Aroa Beachside Inn

3,5-star3,5 stars
Arorangi, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Adults-only beachfront hotel with restaurant, near Te Rua Manga (The Needle)
  • Free continental breakfast and free parking
Beautiful beach
Fantastic service
Bar is awesome
Tasty breakfast

Aroa Beachside Inn

from ZAR 2,730
  • Deluxe Studio with Ocean View
  • Studio, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Two-Bedroom Apartment

What’s around Aroa Beachside Inn


  • In Arorangi
  • Aroa Beach - 16 min walk
  • Te Rua Manga (The Needle) - 16 min walk
  • Black Rock - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • National Stadium - 3.9 mi / 6.3 km
  • Cook Islands Whale and Wildlife Centre - 5 mi / 8.1 km
  • Muri Beach - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km
  • Muri Lagoon - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km

Getting around

  • Rarotonga (RAR-Rarotonga Intl.) - 13 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 12 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 1 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 4:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • WiFi in public areas *

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Caters to adults only
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Beach bar
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Kayaking on site
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4
  • Year Built - 2002
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Things to enjoy
  • Separate sitting area
  • Furnished balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 24-inch flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Shipwreck Hut - This beachfront family restaurant serves breakfast, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).


On Site

  • Kayaking on site
  • Snorkeling on site


  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Aroa Beachside Inn’s small print

Also known as

  • Aroa Beachside
  • Aroa Beachside Inn Hotel
  • Aroa Beachside Inn Rarotonga
  • Aroa Beachside Inn Hotel Rarotonga
  • Hotel Aroa Beachside
  • Aroa Beachside Hotel Rarotonga
  • Aroa Beachside Hotel
  • Aroa Beachside Rarotonga
  • Aroa Beachside


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

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

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

For traveler safety, social distancing measures are in place and contactless check-in and check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Rollaway beds are available for NZD 80.0 per day

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of NZD 50 per person (roundtrip)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for NZD 10 for 30 minutes (rates may vary)

WiFi is available in public areas for NZD 10 for 30 minutes (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Aroa Beachside Inn

  • Are pets allowed at Aroa Beachside Inn?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • Is parking offered at Aroa Beachside Inn?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Aroa Beachside Inn?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is NZD 50 per person roundtrip.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Aroa Beachside Inn?
    You can check in from 1 PM to midnight. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • What is there to do near Aroa Beachside Inn?
    Recommended spots to visit include Te Rua Manga (The Needle) (0.8 mi) and Aroa Beach (0.8 mi), along with Black Rock (2.7 mi) and National Stadium (3.9 mi).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Aroa Beachside Inn?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.

Recent reviews

Superb 9,0 From 45 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Had a lovely week relaxing on the beach which was just a short distance from our room. Hosts were very friendly & staff were exceptional which made the stay very enjoyable. They served a lovely breakfast each morning.
Karen M, nz6 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Worth getting scooter or car if you want to explor
Very friendly staff and helpful. The Shipwreak bar is fun and mellow. Quiet after 9
us2 night romance trip

Aroa Beachside Inn

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