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Located in Arorangi within a mile (2 km) of Black Rock, Manuia Beach Resort is within 2 miles (3 km) of Aro'a Beach. This 24-room, 3.5-star resort welcomes guests with free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free self parking. It's on the beach and also close to Puaikura Beach and National Stadium.


Free continental breakfast is served each morning from 8 AM to 10 AM. This resort is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café.


The 24 individually furnished accommodations feature furnished balconies or patios and afford space to spread out with sitting areas. Guests can stay connected with WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and Select Comfort beds with premium bedding ensure a restful night. Refrigerators, coffee makers, and free bottled water are also standard.

Property features

Guests of Manuia Beach Resort enjoy features like an outdoor pool, WiFi in public areas, and a library. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NZD 40 per person roundtrip. Front-desk staff can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach resort include express check-in, free newspapers, and a terrace.


  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Enjoy the umbrellas and sun loungers for a relaxing day at the beach. Summer fun is a breeze at Manuia Beach Resort with activities like snorkeling and kayaking.

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Dining options at the resort include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a beach bar, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This beach resort also offers an outdoor pool, a garden, and a terrace. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Manuia Beach Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Library 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 24 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Beach bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 9 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 14 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( NZD $50 per week )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( NZD 10c/mb )


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Manuia Beach Resort offers 24 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. These individually furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas and include desks. Select Comfort beds feature premium bedding. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided.

Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Rarotonga resort provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Additionally, rooms include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Desk 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Right on the Beach - This beachfront restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Friday: 4 PM - 8 AM
  • Saturday - Sunday: noon - 10 AM
If you are planning to arrive after noon please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

24-hour check-in


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD $50 per week (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 10c/mb (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 40 per person (roundtrip)
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 150
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 150
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Manuia
  • Manuia Beach
  • Manuia Beach Rarotonga
  • Manuia Beach Resort
  • Manuia Beach Resort Rarotonga
  • Manuia Resort

We should mention

Guests must transfer via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 15 years old and younger are not permitted from January to December.

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