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Rarotonga Backpackers

Arorangi Cook Islands See on map
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviews beach hut beachfront unit budget option swimming pool the main house local calls down the road self contained the sun set high tide kitchen facilities palm trees bus stop cleaning staff humpback whales watching the sunset paul
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

writing a review on the dorm as most ive read are for cottages. The dorm beds are $23-$25 per night which is a great price for raro. The airport pickup/dropoff was also very cheap at $10 and was reliable and on time. If you have...More

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

We were met promptly at the airport by our friendly driver. Our beach bungalow was right on the beach with spectacular views of sunsets and the full moon. The lagoon was a perfect temperature and the best snorkeling beach was a 10 min bike ride...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Martha M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived in Rarotonga and was greeted at the airport by a nice lady who transfered me to the Rarotongan Backpackers. There I checked in with Tina, the owners friendly sister who checked me and wher I prepaid my accomodation. I was charged an extra...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank StuffedNZ
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Great location, right on the beach. Paul (owner) great to chat to and full of helpful advice. Views of sunsets from the decks of the beachfront units are perfect. With four people we still had plenty of room. The two person units were also comfortable....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank BenM5104
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Our almost yearly break away to just relax and do nothing but sleep, swim, read, eat and a bit of running. Love staying at the backpackers as the unit is perfect to stay in - right on the beachfront, fully equipped. Love meeting the travellers...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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If you’re looking for a budget friendly hostel in Arorangi, look no further than Rarotonga Backpackers. More Rarotonga Backpackers offers guests an array of room amenities including a kitchenette. The property also features a pool to make your visit even more pleasant. Guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking. Also, getting online is possible, as Rarotonga Backpackers offers internet access. While you’re here, be sure to check out Spaghetti House Pizzeria & Grill, one of the Italian restaurants that can be found in Arorangi, which is a short distance from Rarotonga Backpackers. During your visit, be sure to check out popular attractions like Wilson's Beach Bar - Castaway Resort Rarotonga (0.4 km), Tik-e Tours (1.9 km), and Kay George Designs Gallery (0.3 km), which are all within walking distance of the hostel. The staff at Rarotonga Backpackers looks forward to serving you during your upcoming visit. Less
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga > Arorangi
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"Go for the beach bungalows if you wanna stay here."
3 weeks ago
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"Unit we had was private. At Backpackers there were also beachfront s/c units"
19 May 2017
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"Beach Huts were the best, views and shade!"
26 Mar 2017
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"bungalows are all equal in quality."
21 Sep 2016
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