Muri Beachcomber ~ Rarotonga

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Quality accommodation in a prime beachfront location 


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About the Hotel

Nestled in lush tropical gardens, on beautiful Muri Beach, lies the Muri Beachcomber. Guests can enjoy the calm lagoon with white sand beaches. It is the perfect place to experience all the delights of the South Pacific.

With charm and a relaxed Rarotongan atmosphere, the Muri Beachcomber offers great rooms and optimum location all at value. The Muri Beachcomber comprises of a wide selection of self-catering villas and units, perfect for enjoying many island activities or relaxing the Rarotonga way.

It is in the heart of Muri Village, within easy walking distance to Pacific Resort and Nautilus Resort.

The experience

5 STAR LOCATION (Tripadvisor), right in the heart of Muri Beach – one of Rarotonga’s finest and central to all the amenities of Muri Village. A very popular, owner-managed property, Muri Beachcomber offers great value for money.

Muri Beachcomber’s unique features include it’s absolute beachfront location on one of Rarotonga’s premier beaches, a variety of room styles including ‘family friendly’ with the ability to cater for small groups, fully self catering with an excellent range of facilities, all at one of Rarotonga’s most popular and well established, owner managed properties.


The stylish rooms offer separate air conditioned bedrooms, spacious living & dining areas, well equipped kitchens, modern, tasteful bathrooms, your own verandah with outdoor furniture plus loungers conveniently positioned in front of every room.

Dine under the stars in style or relax on your lounger in utmost comfort whilst enjoying the tropical surroundings. A home away from home.

Shops, rental car/bikes, and a great variety of Rarotonga's best cafes and restaurants are adjacent or close by. A pharmacy, gift shops, ATM’s, a delicatessen and wine shop are all within easy walking distance.

The local bus stops at the gate. A friendly team of staff ensure that every guest's stay is an enjoyable ‘Rarotongan’ experience.

Complimentary with every reservation:

  • Airport Transfers
  • Daily Breakfast pack (Cereal, Milk, Toast Bread, Spreads & Juice)
  • Free use of kayaks, paddle boards. snorkel equipment, wet shoes & bicycles
  • Free local calls
  • Free use of Guest Lounge which has Sky TV, Guest Computer, Shower & Toilet (not alternate accommodation for flight arrivals 5am or earlier)



Muri Beach lies in the southeast of the island of Rarotonga in the idyllic South Pacific. Caressed by the gentle trade winds, Muri Beach is blessed by uncrowded white sand beaches. The beach is well known for its beautiful lagoon, which is studded with small islands and fantastic recreational facilities.

Guests are able to take advantage of:

  • superb snorkeling sites
  • safe swimming
  • scattered islands for exploring
  • great kayaking
  • fantastic paddle boarding
  • exhilarating kite surfing 
  • all the water sports that Rarotonga has to offer

Muri Village provides every convenience on your doorstep while maintaining a genuine 'village' atmosphere.


Romantic Getaways

There are as many options for those wanting ways to relax in each others company as there are adventures on this paradise island. There is no better place than Muri Beach to soak up the beautiful South Pacific. Couples can treat themselves to exploring (maybe grab a bicycle and check out the island), lagoon swimming, relaxing and spa treatments.

Top the day off with sharing an evening drink under the dimming evening sun followed by dinner.​

There is so much to see and do at the Muri Beachcomber you will wish you could stay longer. Take advantage of complimentary water sports equipment and the many activities close to the resort, or take you pick from many of the nearby excursions and tours, offering a wide range of great days out.

Everything that you do in the water in Rarotonga, you do on Muri Beach! Rarotonga's top cafés, restaurants and services are also only a short stroll away. The choice is all yours.


Family Holidays At Muri

Kids will love all the things to see and do on the Island. The Garden Units and larger Family Garden Units are perfectly suited for families. Both units are nearby the swimming pool so parents can supervise their children.

Verandahs are also securable to protect children from wandering to the swimming areas.

Kids will be enchanted by the many activities including cultural groups allowing the parents to also unwind knowing their kids are having the time of their lives. The lagoon is sandy, calm and safe for all ages. 

On site facilities include:

  • Barbecue
  • FREE use of  bicycles / snorkel gear / kayaks / stand up paddle boards / wet shoes
  • Guest laundry
  • tour-desk
  • guest lounge with internet computer
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool / petanque court (bocce boule)  

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For stays during
31 Mar 2021


01 Jun 2020
31 Mar 2021



Muri Beachcomber offers a variety of rooms to suit couples and families of varying sizes, as well as offering secluded villas for guests who are looking for some privacy. There are villas and units near the beach, poolside or overlooking the lily gardens. 

Standard room amenities include air-conditioned bedrooms / ceiling fans, UV filtered water, outdoor furniture, hairdryer, alarm clock, complimentary beach towels, linen and towels, kitchen, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, tea/coffee making facilities, and cots/high chairs are available upon request.

Seaview Unit
The Seaview Units are spacious, 1 bedroom units situated on the shores of Muri Lagoon - all units enjoy views of the lagoon. With a spacious living area, separate air conditioned bedroom and well-equipped kitchen, the Seaview Units are perfect for couples.

A home away from home the Seaview units are the ideal choice for those wanting to soak up the peaceful atmosphere of Muri Beachcomber.

The Seaview Units offer:

  • Closest location to the beach.
  • Lagoon views
  • Spacious living area 

Garden Unit
The Garden Units are located poolside, amidst luxuriant tropical gardens - perfect for relaxing on the verandah while supervising the children in the pool. 

Great for family living, these units are configured with a separate bedroom and a further 2 beds in the lounge area. This villa has a large covered deck with BBQ adjacent. 


Watergarden Villa
The Watergarden Villas are 1 bedroom villas situated beside their own private lily pond and just a 30 second stroll to the beach. 

With a spacious living area and well-equipped kitchen, the Watergarden Villas are perfect for honeymooners or those just wanting some privacy and seclusion. Honeymooners can receive a complimentary upgrade from a Seaview Unit to a Watergarden Villa.

Family Garden Unit (2 Bedroom)
The Family Garden Unit is our largest room - a spacious 2 bedroom unit located beside the pool. With 2 air conditioned bedrooms, a large living area and an extremely well equipped kitchen, the Family Garden Unit is ideal for larger or extended families. It is a complete home away from home.

Activities & Tours

Local tour operators offer a wide variety of activities including: glass bottom boat tours, inland safaris, deep sea fishing, cross island walks, quad bikes, cultural experiences and much more.

Island hopping: Off from Muri Beach lie the tropical motus (islands) of Ta'akoka & Koromiri. Take a complimentary kayak/stand up paddle board, wade or swim across to explore these idyllic little islands.

Eplore local shops, markets, bars, and amenities: Find all you may need from local markets, cafes, tourist shops, ATMs, clothing shops, restaurants, takeaway cuisine and many other amenities just a short stroll from the Muri Beachcomber.

You'll find everything you may need is easily accessible from the resort so there is no need to go without. The Muri Night Market which offers a fantastic variety of dishes operates Tues/Wed/Thu/Sun nights right next to Muri Beachcomber.

Kayaking, sup’s & snorkelling: complimentary kayaks, stand up paddle boards and snorkelling equipment are available, so you can experience the beautiful lagoon that is right on your doorstep. Explore the picturesque islets which are dotted along the edge of the lagoon.


Diving: Diving is available from local operators, catering to all levels of diving experience. There is a whole underwater world of beautiful coral, colourful fish, turtles and other amazing sea life to discover. Complimentary 'Tri Scuba' is available every Wednesday.

Sailing & Water sports: The adjacent Sailing Club has Club Day most Saturdays - visitors are most welcome and you may be lucky enough to get to sail on a traditional Vaka.

Inside the club you will also find the Sails Restaurant, providing Pacific rim cuisine, using fresh Cook Island seasonal seafood & produce. Muri Beachcomber offers free use of kayaks, paddle boards & snorkelling equipment.

Car & Scooter hire: Get around this beautiful island and see all it has to offer with the flexibility and convenience of a scooter. (appropriate license required)

Walks & Treks: The most popular inland hiking trails include Papua Waterfall, Avana Valley and Raemaru Lookout which take around 2 hours each amid the beautiful tropical rainforest.

You can even walk right around the coastal beaches of Rarotonga in one full day. There are plenty of walks for all levels of ability and fitness.

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