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Rumours Luxury Villas and Spa

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Top class Award Winning luxury villa accommodation with three villa categories. Each villa has a private swimming pool with waterfalls off rocks into pools all set in private courtyards. Spa pools to beachfront villas as well. Our premium Villa also has it's own media room with 2.5 Metre projection system and full surround sound. Absolute beachfront location. Superb four poster beds, all villas have two bathrooms. Rumours guests also enjoy a 20% in house discount on treatments at our Waterfall Day Spa, which has won many World Travel Awards and Luxury Spa awards each year since 2011 to date.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Paid Wifi
Paid Internet
Spa
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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Ocean View
Luxury
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel. A lot. And I've been to some pretty nice places. But I must say, Rumours was one of my best stays ever. From my early emails to Belinda with endless questions to final check-out on that last day of the stay, it was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Our experience of Rumours was absolutely outstanding for 2 main reasons: 1) The Hosts. Belinda and Andrew are the epitome of excellent hosts. Even before arrival, they were so proactive with organising transfers and in-room platters for our late evening arrival, activities and local information...More

Date of stay: December 2017
11  Thank Kieran G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Opening your doors to that view every morning just can’t be beat. After much deliberation and research we picked here for our honeymoon and wasn’t disappointed. We stayed in Spa Villa 6, which is a couple of minutes in the car away from the reception...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The accommodation in the villa is more than 5 star. 2 king bedrooms each with a full bathroom, one with double basins, each have a small garden view. Both bedrooms have French doors onto the court yard with pool, dining table, bbq and lounge chairs....More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

We recently decided to venture for a holiday to the cook islands and due to the fantastic reviews on tripadvisor for rumours we chose to stay with them. We were not disappointed, in actual fact the accomodation and all the staff exceeded our expectations. Andrew...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from AndrewBelinda, Owner at Rumours Luxury Villas and SpaResponded 2 November 2018

K I A O R A N A lovely family ! ! ! We can't tell you how much we LOVED reading your review. Thank you so much for taking the time to post this. We understand you did a lot of homework to find...More

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askittl
31 August 2017|
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Response from AndrewBelinda | Property representative |
We have an increasing amount of guests requesting access to a gym. We have listened to your needs and purchased a couple of annual passes to the local gym at Kent Hall which is located about 5 minutes from our Villas... More
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Derek W
29 May 2017|
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Response from AndrewBelinda | Property representative |
Kia Orana Derek! Kia Orana Thank you so much for your enquiry; we would LOVE to have you and your family come stay with us here at Rumours but unfortunately we are an adults only retreat (guests must be over the age of... More
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hang_lisa
22 September 2016|
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Room Tips
"All accomodation is great"
949frazerm
10 Oct 2018
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"We were in a two bedroom villa (No.7) with outdoor pool and spa."
Browns30
16 Sep 2018
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"We stayed in the beachfront romantic villas."
Adventurer790408
10 Sep 2018
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"we had villa 4 which actually has two double bedrooms so would be perfect for two couple sharing"
278alexh
3 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$585 - US$1,194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
rumours luxury villas hotel muri
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Rumours of Romance
LOCATION
Cook IslandsSouthern Cook IslandsRarotongaMuri
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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