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Magic Reef Bungalows

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9 Polynesian style, self-contained bungalows located right on the beach of Arorangi, with golden sunset views from each. All bungalows have sea views, romantic four poster super-king size beds, a private outdoor shower and bath, air conditioning and a ceiling fan. There is an extensive DVD and book library available. The boat-shaped pool, BBQ facilities and Petanque court invite you to relax. Complimentary use of snorkel, mask and reef shoes. Complimentary breakfast on arrival. Complimentary air transfers for direct bookings.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Paid Wifi
Paid Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Special Offer:20% Summer Special
Location
Full view
Getting there
Rarotonga Airport4 km
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All reviews simon and angela outdoor bathroom absolute beachfront four poster bed grace ann sunken bath fruit platter on arrival spacious bungalows kiwi owners the bean perfect hosts minute trip firm bed cross island wonderful pool private deck either direction
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 5 nights here in the absolute beachfront bungalow and it was fantastic. The layout of the bungalow, and the resort with only 9 bungalows, with the views across the reef was enjoyable and relaxing. There are two restaurants just a short walk along...More

Thank KevAli1962
Response from Amy K, Manager at Magic Reef BungalowsResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write this review, Kevin and Alison! We're thrilled you enjoyed your time at Magic Reef - it was a pleasure to meet you both, and perhaps we'll see you here in Rarotonga again. Gill, Amy & the...More

Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Words can’t describe how happy we were with our stay at Magic Reef. We left feeling like we had made lifelong friends and family...like we were given a big warm tropical hug.... Our visit started with Amy picking us up at the airport. We were...More

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Response from Amy K, Manager at Magic Reef BungalowsResponded 21 April 2018

Wow! Thank you for taking the time to write such a beautiful review. You and your family/friends strike me as the type of people that will make friends wherever you go! We loved having you stay here and for all your suggestions and daily chats...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay here and will definitely be going back next visit to the Cook Islands! Perfect set up of bungalows with beach views, the gardens are immaculate. The bungalow itself was spacious and fitted out traditionally which is what we...More

Thank Belinda A
Response from Amy K, Manager at Magic Reef BungalowsResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much, Belinda! We're thrilled you and Steve enjoyed your time here - we really enjoyed having you. Hopefully we'll see you at Magic Reef again soon. Gill, Amy and the Magic Reef team :-)

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Magic Reef is truly magical. I’m just home after the most beautiful, relaxing holiday since I was a child and feel blessed to have been able to stay there. I’m reluctant to share the info because I want to keep it from getting too busy,...More

2  Thank JuliaMaybank
Response from Amy K, Manager at Magic Reef BungalowsResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks so much for your wonderful review, and we're thrilled you loved your time at Magic Reef! Hopefully we see you again next year! Amy, Gill and the Magic Reef team :-)

Reviewed 1 August 2018

We had a lovely time in Rarotonga and our accommodation was perfect. We were in number 6 and received wonderful sunshine on the deck with sun sets included. The beach was nice and sandy in the front of the resort with plenty of loungers and...More

Thank jansandmike
Response from Amy K, General Manager at Magic Reef BungalowsResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks so much for your review, and we really enjoyed having you at Magic Reef. I hope your leg is on the mend, and we hope we see you at Magic Reef again!

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11 June 2018|
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Response from vivamexic0 | Reviewed this property |
At high tide it seems to be swimmable! Suggest water shoes. Talked to a guy that had been snorkelling a little further North, and he enjoyed his swim and the fishes etc. So possible- not low tide though. I would... More
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11 January 2018|
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Response from Amy K | Property representative |
The following restaurants and cafes are within a 1km walk of Magic Reef; Wilson's Beach Bar at Castaways, Beluga Cafe, the Waterline, OTB at Manuia, and Oceans Restaurant and Flambe Restaurant at the Crown Beach Resort... More
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Room Tips
"The absolute beachfront bungalows can't be beat!"
Karyn17
16 Jul 2018
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"We loved our bungalow 3, just behind total beachfront"
vivamexic0
25 May 2018
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"All rooms are gorgeous! All have great views!"
Jocjayhay_9
18 Apr 2018
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"To us the Absolute Beach Front bungalow was well worth the added expense as was the early check-in and late..."
johnlS9458WF
24 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$177 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
magic reef bungalows hotel rarotonga
LOCATION
Cook IslandsSouthern Cook IslandsRarotongaArorangi
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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