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Rarotonga Backpackers

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All reviewsbeach hutbeachfront unitbudget accommodationgreat location right on the beachswimming poollocal callsper nightgreat kitchensheets and towelsroom was basic but cleanlocal dogsown bathroomdown the roadthe main houseself contained unithigh tidethe sun set
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I spent ages trying to find affordable accommodation that wasn't a backpackers. Almost gave up when found the garden bungalows that are owned by the backpackers but set apart. The bungalow was basic but spacious, fully equipped and suited our needs perfectly. We spent a...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Nice relaxed atmosphere, very clean pool, good kitchen facilities, however the bed was one of the most uncomfortable beds I had ever slept in ( top bunk in dorm ) it was like sleeping on rocks, and the girls showers are built weirdly so you...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the backpackers that were totally not backpacker style at all The price was cheap and paul was very good about everything with us Although the taxi had taken us to Arorangi instead of Tupapa we would definitely stay again :)

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Me and a friend stayed here for a week in a beach hut. The location is great and Paul, the owner, was quite friendly and helpful. However we were disappointed with the fact there were ants allll over the room, and we got bitten every...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Stayed here last year and was upgraded from a private room to a beach front hut, the owner couldn’t do enough for you and bus stop was just down the road so you could travel around the island easily. After staying in many hostels I...More

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"Unit we had was private. At Backpackers there were also beachfront s/c units"
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"Beach Huts were the best, views and shade!"
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"bungalows are all equal in quality."
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"Beachfront room would have better views. Dormitories more affordable"
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