Switch off the world and enjoy this little corner of paradise. Find your ultimate relaxation at a four-star, full-service, boutique resort.
A beautiful, white sandy beach takes you straight into the crystal-clear waters of a lagoon. Swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding and kite surfing beckon you. Muri Beach is arguably the most stunning of Rarotonga’s Beaches.
Te Manava Spa
Revitalise yourself with a luxurious, relaxing massage or mani-pedi. Te Manava Spa offers massage and beauty treatments and our Nail Salon Cottage specializes in manicure and pedicures.
1 Standard Studio Room
Our Standard Studio Rooms form part of a two story block complex, offering a first-floor unit with balcony and garden views, or a ground level unit with garden patio. These rooms offer the perfect mix of convenience and privacy, with your cozy retreat being in close proximity to resort facilities such as Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar, Muri Beach and our pool – all just a short stroll along the garden path.
2 Standard Family Room
Our Standard Family Rooms also form part of a two story block offering a first-floor unit with balcony and garden views, or a ground level unit with garden patio. Located in the heart of the resort, they are conveniently situated near Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar with the family friendly pool and crystal waters of Muri Beach just a short stroll along the garden path.
3 Premiuim Garden Suite
Ideally located in the heart of the resort, our Premium Garden Suites are just a short walk from Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar, Muri Beach, and the resort swimming pool. The gardens that surround this room create a feeling of privacy and seclusion, providing guests with a sense of true island escape. Suites are open plan and decorated in contemporary style enriched with traditional Cook Islands elegance.
4 Premium Garden Villa
Our Premium Garden Villa is the perfect island retreat for a family or group. They are fully self-contained and are designed in a way that is perfect for both entertaining and relaxing. Located in the gardens, these rooms are in close proximity to resort facilities such as Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar and the pristine white sands of Muri Beach – all just a short walk down the garden path.
5 Premium Lagoon View Villa
Our Premium Lagoon View Villas are available in a 2 or 3 bedroom configuration. Room charges are based on the number of people occupying the villa.
6 Premium Beach Front Villa
Our Premium Beachfront Villas are available in a 2 or 3 bedroom configuration. Room charges are based on the number of people occupying the villa.
Things to do
Te Vara Nui
Immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere provided by graceful island dancers, talented musicians, and fire throwers at Te Vara Nui, just a short walk from the resort at the eastern end of Muri Beach. Dedicated to providing first class performance, they are the largest cultural dance group on the island.
The Beach Hut
Lounge in comfortable bean bag chairs enjoys scheduled daily activities including coconut cream demonstrations and crab races or take out a kayak to snorkel the lagoon. The Beach Hut has all the equipment you need for a fun-filled day.
Take a cruise to the Muri Lagoon conservation site to explore the thriving and varied marine species, giant clams and trevally. Guests are free to swim and snorkel or observe the view in comfort aboard the boat.
Enjoyed Paradise of South Pacific
Families love soaking up the pleasures of this South Pacific paradise, with its lush, tropical mountains and coral-reefed lagoon. Leisurely days drift past as you play on the beach, go snorkeling, swimming. Enjoy snoozing or just admiring the scenery from your hammock.
Pa’s Cross Country Trek
Take Pa’s Cross Country Trek, across the island’s inland mountains to The Needle. Take a four-wheel-drive adventure tour, hire quad bikes or horses, learn how to paddleboard or scuba dive, go night diving, kite surfing or big game fishing.
Children over five, love experiencing “Island Night”, a show and um cooked dinner of Cook Island cuisine. Featuring music, singing, and dancing that is infectious and fun for everyone. Offered by most resorts, Highland Paradise or Te Vara Nui.
Come and dine with us at Sandals Restaurant and choose from our extensive a la carte menu featuring fresh fish caught that day as well as local and international dishes.
Sandals Restaurant is perched above the pond and the stream that runs through the heart of the resort. Enjoy breakfast every morning from 7.30am. Choose from our delicious selection of fresh fruit and continental offerings including pieces of bread and meats.
Perfect for times when you’re looking for something more casual. Dine right on the beachfront with some seating actually on the beach. A great location for a late afternoon sundowner and a chance to reflect on your day. Serving your choice of beverage from local and imported beers to exotic cocktails, Barefoot Bar is the place to unwind and meet new people. An all-day menu is served from 11 am to 9.30pm and a Happy Hour is held at 4.00 to 5.00pm and 8.30 to 9.30pm.
If you prefer private dining but still want to eat out down by the beach, we offer a number of private dining options for groups of all sizes. We can serve you on the beach, a private balcony or in a romantic hut. An intimate option for couples, groups, wedding and birthday parties.