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Top Rated Hostels in Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Tiare Village 83%

1. Tiare Village

Hostel
PO Box 719 Atupa Rarotonga

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 82%

Facilities 80%

Location 72%

Safety 88%

Staff 82%

Value 89%

15 out of 16 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Tiare Village

07 Jun 2014 63%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

We liked the price and that they upgraded us in the poolunit because we wanted to have a double bed. The poolunit was really nice but the first room we had in the mainhouse was not so good, it was loud and like a dorm and we booked a double.

would recommend this property

03 Apr 2014 91%

Nice and clean, close to town, Adrienne was very helpful and knowledgeable about the Island.

would recommend this property

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Atupa Orchid Bungalows 80%

2. Atupa Orchid Bungalows

Guesthouse
Avarua, Rarotonga, P.O. Box 64

Atmosphere 71%

Cleanliness 80%

Facilities 63%

Location 74%

Safety 91%

Staff 86%

Value 89%

6 out of 7 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Atupa Orchid Bungalows

29 Jul 2016 77%
Travel Type: With my spouse / partner
Trip Type: Events / festivals Relaxation / spa Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family
Age Range: 41+

Very friendly owner. Nice helpful staff Nice grounds. Close to town. Plenty of cockery and cutlery.

would recommend this property

20 Jan 2014 83%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

very quiet handy to all amenities

would recommend this property

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Backpackers International 76%

3. Backpackers International

Hostel
P O Box 878, Avarua

Atmosphere 87%

Cleanliness 54%

Facilities 61%

Location 82%

Safety 79%

Staff 79%

Value 86%

44 out of 52 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Backpackers International

06 Nov 2015 97%
Travel Type: With friends / other travellers
Trip Type: Beach / sunbathing Events / festivals Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Shopping Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

it was a 2 min walk to the beach, shops are close, it is a friendly environment, the staff were excellent, met a lot of great people, would go back

would recommend this property

21 Sep 2015 80%
Travel Type: Alone
Trip Type: Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Plenty of storage for food in fridges and cubbies, great location near beach and supermarkets

would recommend this property

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