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Located in Titikaveka within a 15-minute walk of Tikioki Marine Sanctuary, Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel is within a few miles (5 km) of Te Vara Nui Village. This 17-room, 3-star resort has free breakfast, a private beach, and free self parking. Muri Beach is also 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the resort, which is on the waterfront.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free continental breakfast, served each morning from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. Enjoy a bite to eat at Sands Restaurant, the resort's onsite restaurant.

Rooms

The 17 recently renovated accommodations feature kitchenettes and furnished balconies or patios, and there's space to spread out with sitting areas. Guests can expect to find WiFi and 32-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels and DVD players. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Coffee makers, safes, and phones are also standard.

Property features

Guests staying at Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel enjoy a private beach, WiFi in public areas, and a computer station. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available on request) for NZD 16.00 per person one way. Front-desk staff can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach resort include a library, laundry facilities, and a garden.

Highlights

  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Private beach

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Step outside to unwind on the white sand beach. Have fun in the sun at Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel with summer activities like snorkeling and kayaking.

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. The resort offers a restaurant. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Year Built 2000 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Picnic area 
  • Library 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Concierge services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 17 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • On private beach 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (NZD 0.00 per 60 minutes surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access (NZD 0.00 per 60 minutes surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Microwave 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Sands Restaurant - This beachfront restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 

Accessibility

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

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Guests should notify this property in advance of their anticipated arrival time. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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 elevators

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

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 0.00 (for 60 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 0.00 (for 60 minutes, rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 16.00 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 12.00 (one way), (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • Early check-in fee: NZD 100
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 100
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Moana Sands
  • Moana Sands Beachfront
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel & Villas Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Villas
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Villas Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Hotel
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Hotel Rarotonga
  • Moana Sands Beachfront Rarotonga

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


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