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  • Aitutaki

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  • The beautiful island of Rarotonga

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  • Aitutaki Village

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  • The Edgewater Resort

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  • Aitutaki

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  • Domestic flights included

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  • Aitutaki

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  • Immerse yourself in local culture on an island discovery tour

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  • Tipani Bungalow at Aitutaki Village

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  • Enjoy a lagoon cruise

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  • Aitutaki Village

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  • The Edgewater Resort

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  • A local church in Rarotonga

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  • Garden Room at Edgewater Resort

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  • Aitutaki Village

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  • Crystal clear waters

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  • Aitutaki

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • The beautiful island of Rarotonga

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Aitutaki Village

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • The Edgewater Resort

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Aitutaki

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Domestic flights included

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Aitutaki

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Immerse yourself in local culture on an island discovery tour

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Tipani Bungalow at Aitutaki Village

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Enjoy a lagoon cruise

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Aitutaki Village

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • The Edgewater Resort

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • A local church in Rarotonga

    NO LONGER AVAILABLE
  • Garden Room at Edgewater Resort

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  • Aitutaki Village

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  • Crystal clear waters

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  • Deluxe Beachfront Room at Edgewater Resort

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9 Day Rarotonga & Aitutaki

  • Discover 2 icons of the Cook Islands in 1 trip
  • Fall in love with the laid-back vibe & island culture
Includes internal flights, lagoon cruise & more

Book With Confidence*

It’s been described as one of the most beautiful island lagoons in the world; a pristine paradise of white sands, turquoise waters, and emerald palms that sway gently in the tropical breeze. And, Aitutaki only gets better from there! When combined with gorgeous Rarotonga, the largest island and gateway to the Cook Islands - where there are no traffic lights and no buildings taller than a coconut tree - you have a relaxed escape worth travelling for. Ready to find your place in the sun?

This nine day getaway puts the best of the Cook Islands within your reach, with five nights at The Edgewater Resort in Rarotonga, together with three nights at the lagoon-front Aitutaki Village. While you’re there, get to know what makes the Cook Islands tick on an discovery tour, take to the water on a magical lagoon cruise, embrace local culture at an Island Night Show and more!

Sound like your kind of holiday? The blissful package includes domestic flights within the Cook Islands, eight nights accommodation, daily breakfast, and complimentary airport transfers.

ITINERARY

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Upon arrival in Rarotonga, you will be met with a fresh flower lei and a re-usable aluminium bottle of chilled water, which can be refilled at the resort. Then, transfer with your fellow travellers to the Edgewater Resort & Spa where you will stay for the next five nights.

Overnight: The Edgewater Resort & Spa
Meals included: None

Enjoy a day at leisure to embrace the laid-back tropical vibe of Rarotonga and The Edgewater.

Overnight: The Edgewater Resort & Spa
Meals included: Breakfast

This morning you will be collected at 9.00am for a group discovery tour of Rarotonga. You'll take in various historical sites on the island and get to know the lay of the land, so you can get the most out of your stay on the small island.

Overnight: The Edgewater Resort & Spa
Meals included: Breakfast

Tonight dinner is included at The Edgewater, with a great buffet and an Island Night Show performed on stage.

Overnight: The Edgewater Resort & Spa
Meals included: Breakfast;Dinner

Enjoy a further day at leisure to embrace the laid-back tropical vibe of Rarotonga.

Overnight: The Edgewater Resort & Spa
Meals included: Breakfast

Today enjoy a morning flight to Aitutaki, where you will be transferred to the Aitutaki Village resort for three relaxing nights. Situated directly on the waterfront, it’s all your island dreams brought to life.

Overnight: Aitutaki Village
Meals included: Breakfast

This morning enjoy a Bishops Lagoon Cruise, which offers great snorkelling opportunities and includes lunch and towels. Snorkelling gear is available. Visit a number of islands, and just soak up the beauty and serenity of Aitutaki’s stunning lagoon.

Overnight: Aitutaki Village
Meals included: Breakfast;Lunch

Enjoy a day at leisure to relax on the beach or explore Aitutaki.

Overnight: Aitutaki Village
Meals included: Breakfast

Today fly back to Rarotonga and make your own onwards travel arrangements.


Meals included: Breakfast

Tour Inclusions

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  • Unwind with 5 relaxing nights at The Edgewater Resort in Rarotonga
  • Soak up the island vibes with 3 nights at the Aitutaki Village
  • Return domestic flights from Rarotonga to Aitutaki
  • Start the day right with daily tropical breakfasts
  • Enjoy an Island night show and buffet dinner at the Edgewater Resort
  • Kids under 12 years stay and eat free from the kids menu
  • Experience the beauty of Rarotonga on an Island Discovery Tour
  • Explore the crystal blue lagoon waters on a Bishops Lagoon cruise including lunch
  • Receive a fresh flower lei and reusable aluminium water bottle
  • Stay connected with a $60 NZD Wi-Fi voucher per room
  • Take advantage of complimentary airport transfers

Important info

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After purchase, you will receive a receipt and a Purchase Confirmation, directing you to an online Passenger Information Form. The Passenger Information Form must be completed within 72 hours of purchase.
 
Any special requests, preferences and optional extras MUST be clearly stated in your Passenger Information Form. Any change requested after submitting your Passenger Information Form cannot be guaranteed, is strictly subject to availability and will incur surcharges as outlined in the Schedule of Fees below.
 
On purchasing this Travel Offer you are bound by the General Terms and Conditions, in addition to the specific terms and conditions outlined in this Important Information.
 
*Book with Confidence
If your stay is affected by Government Travel restrictions as a result of Covid-19, a one-off date change will be permitted free of charge. Please note: the date change request needs to be made at least 7 days prior to the original date of travel.
 
Please note: all additional charges are payable direct to your Travel Consultant in AUD (unless otherwise stated).



Travel offer is valid for travel until the 30th of June 2022.
 
This travel offer is priced for 1 person based on twin share (option to add additional people is available in the cart).
 
Single Traveller Supplement
For solo travellers, no discounts apply.
 
Departure Dates
2021
December: 8, 29
 
2022
January: 19
February: 2, 23
March: 10, 30
*April: 20
*May: 7, 22
Please note: see checkout for live dates and availability.
 
High Season Surcharge
Please note: Dates with an * incur a $30 per night high season surcharge



Accommodation Used


3 Star (self-rated)

Rarotonga: The Edgewater Resort & Spa

Aitutaki: Aitutaki Village

 

Room Type Offered
The Edgewater Resort & Spa
- Garden Room
- Beachfront Deluxe
 
Aitutaki Village
- Tipani Bungalow
 
Extra Nights
Please enquire with the property directly for rates and availability.
 
Combining Multiple Bookings
Not available
 
Maximum Room Capacity
2 adults & 1 child.
 
Child Policy
- Infants 0 – 1 stay free of charge at the property, sharing existing bedding with parents and do count towards the maximum room capacity.
- Cots/cribs are $10NZD and available on request (subject to availability).
- Children are classed as 2-11 years old.
Please note: not all inclusions can be offered to children as subject to the individual deal on offer.
- Children 12 and above are classed as adults.
Please note: Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult 18 years old and over to travel. No unaccompanied minors are allowed.
 
Bedding Configuration
The Edgewater Garden Room: 1 x queen bed + 1 x single bed or 3 x Single beds.
The Edgewater Beachfront Room: 1 x queen bed + 1 x single bed.
Aitutaki Village Tipani Bungalow: 1 x king bed + 1 x single bed if required.
 
Adjoining Rooms (Interconnecting Rooms)
Subject to availability and at the hotels discretion. Please enquire on booking if you require this option.



Resort: The Edgewater Resort & Spa
An icon of the Cook Islands, The Edgewater Resort & Spa is a perfect spot for soaking up tropical island vibes. Set over six acres of pristine tropical grounds, the resort features 280 rooms, three restaurants, a pool bar, tennis courts and plenty of daily activities to keep the family entertained.
 
Location: Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Situated on the western coast of Rarotonga, the resort is fully self-contained with everything you could need for a relaxed getaway, yet is still within easy reach of local attractions. Beaches, rainforest, wild volcanic landscapes and colourful towns are just the start. The Punanga Nui Market in nearby Avarua is a great spot to experience a taste of Cook Islands daily life.
 
Room Type: Garden View Room
Set amongst the resort's six acres of beautiful gardens, the spacious Garden View rooms feature a Queen and a Single bed with more than enough room to add another Single bed if needed. Tea and coffee making facilities and a small refrigerator complete this room.
 
Room Size: 23 sqm
Room Option Valid For: 2 adults
Max Occupancy: 2 adults + 1 child
Bedding Configuration: 1 x queen + 1 x single bed
 
In-Room Facilities:
- Non-smoking
- Linen and Towels Provided
- Air conditioned
- Terrace
- Outdoor Setting
- Room Safe
- Shower
- Interconnecting rooms
- Cable/Satellite TV
- Free Toiletries
- Chargeable Wi-Fi
- Linen Provided
- Tea/Coffee Maker
- Alarm Clock
- Hairdryer
- Room Service
- Telephone
- Mini Fridge
- Cots Available
- Stairs
- Iron/Ironing board
- Ceiling Fans
- Balcony
- Television
- Shower - separate
- Daily Room Service
 
Room Type: Beachfront Deluxe Room
The Beachfront Deluxe Rooms have a large private balcony to spend the days watching the spectacular blue of the Pacific Ocean and the evenings sipping cocktails whilst taking in our dramatic sunsets. Each of the beautifully appointed Beachfront Deluxe Rooms offer a queen size bed, large bathroom with spa bath and separate shower. Tea and coffee making facilities and a small refrigerator complete this room.
 
Room Size: 31 sqm
Room Option Valid For: 2 adults
Max Occupancy: 2 adults + 1 child
Bedding Configuration: 1 x queen bed
 
In-Room Facilities:
- Non-smoking
- Balcony
- Tea/Coffee Maker
- Linen and Towels Provided
- Jacuzzi
- Air conditioned
- Fridge
- Housekeeping
- Free Toiletries
- Clock Radio
- Cable/Satellite TV
- Iron/Ironing board
- Telephone
- Mini Fridge
- Stairs
- Television
- Room Service
- Bath
- Outdoor Setting
- Daily Room Service
- Linen Provided
- Hairdryer
- Shower - separate
- 24hr Security
- Ceiling Fans
- Chargeable Wi-Fi
- Room Safe
- Terrace
 
Resort Facilities
- Restaurant & Bar
- Spa & salon
- Daily activities
- Theme nights
- Coconut Kids Club
- Tennis courts
- Games room
- ATM
- Currency exchange
- Concierge service
- On site token operated laundry
- Gift shop
- Satellite television
- Sand deck
- Private beach
- Free on site parking



Resort: Aitutaki Village


Overlooking lush gardens and coconut palms, all air-conditioned bungalows include a patio with outdoor furniture and tea and coffee making facilities. Enjoy a beautiful romantic swim in the warm turquoise waters; with stand up paddle boards and kayaking facilities available, find yourself drifting away. Lay back, soak up the island sun on the beach lounges and let yourself relax and enjoy the island essence.

 

Location: Ootu Beach, Aitutaki
Located on the beautiful majestic Ootu Beach is ‘Aitutaki Village’; with less than a five minute drive from Aitutaki Airport, you will find yourself among the 12 romantic, garden bungalows; with white sandy beaches only a step away. Aitutaki Village offers a free shuttle service to and from Aitutaki Airport. We are only a 20-minute drive from Arutanga town centre.
 
Room Type: Tipani Bungalow
Comfortable Studio room with 1 x King bed or 2 x single beds.
Room Size: 31 sqm
Room Option Valid For: 2 adults
Max Occupancy: 2 adults + 1 child
Bedding Configuration: 1 x King bed or 2 x Single beds
 
In-Room Facilities:
- Ceiling Fans
- Air conditioned
- Cots Available
- Daily Room Service
- Bar Fridge
- Hairdryer
- King / 2 single beds
- Linen and Towels Provided
- Tea/Coffee Making
- Wireless Internet
- Porch
- Outdoor Shower



- Visa fees and requirements (A visa is not required if travelling on a New Zealand passport)
- Return International flights
- Meals/beverages not stated in the deal offer
- Optional gratuities/tipping
- Optional activities/tours
- Personal expenses
- Travel insurance (Mandatory)
Please note: A comprehensive travel Insurance policy must be organised BEFORE all details can be finalised.



PROPERTY POLICY
- Any changes to confirmed bookings are at the discretion of the property and charges may apply.
- Travel insurance is strongly recommended. We suggest purchasing travel insurance as soon as possible after purchasing this voucher.
- All activities and services are subject to availability.
- Additional expenses such as (but not limited to) flights are not included with this voucher.
- Package cannot be split.
- Offer only available for consecutive nightly stays.
- Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or on existing reservations.
- Voucher is non-combinable with any other promotions.
- Any unused portion of the package is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for other services or cash.
 
CLIMATE & AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
The Cook Islands alternate between two seasons, a wet and rainy season from December to March, and a mild and dry season from April to November. Annual average temperature is 26c.



Cook Islands


A tourist visa is not required if travelling on a New Zealand passport.

Important: Visa rules may have changed since COVID-19. Check with the nearest embassy, consulate or immigration department of the destination you're entering.

Please note: Passengers who are not New Zealand citizens must check with the respective consulate or visa agency to determine what their visa requirements are and what personal identification is required. It is also important to note, some areas of employment such as journalism, government authorities and charity organisations may have additional restrictions in applying for Visas. This may in turn affect the type of application required.





Voluntary Changes


This includes booking changes requested by you, including but not limited to those changes requiring an airline ticket, date/accommodation changes or a Purchase Confirmation reissue.

· Changes - $50.00 per booking + any additional charges applied by the airline/accommodation/other travel providers.

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

- If your Escape package is affected by Covid-19 related travel restrictions and you are unable to stay, you will receive a date change (credit that is specific to your original package and purchase value) providing the date change is made no later than 7 days prior to your departure date.

- For cancellations made between 60-31 days prior to arrival, a fee of 50% will be charged.

- For cancellations made within 30 days of arrival, a fee of 100% will be charged.

 

Supplier Fees
In the event the Travel Offer you have purchased is unable to proceed, and/or a travel Supplier is unable to fulfil the Travel Offer due to external circumstances (Limitation of Liability e.g. a Force Majeure event), there may be a fee or amount of money that is withheld by our Suppliers and is unrecoverable. This may be due to non-refundable airline tickets, cancellation penalties with cruise cabins or unrecoverable payments with our land/accommodation partners. TripADeal has committed to these costs as your Agent and will endeavour to recover all funds committed and/or paid for your Travel Offer, but this may not be possible in all circumstances. If refunds are not available from Suppliers, we will endeavour to obtain a travel credit on the best terms available and communicate these outcomes to you. In the event, TripADeal is unable to obtain a refund or travel service credit, or part thereof, this cost is passed on to the customer as a Supplier Fee. This fee is not revenue-raising and is paid to or withheld by our suppliers when recovering payments.