Cook Islands

Rarotonga is the main island of the Cook Islands, a group of islands and atolls in the South Pacific and has everything you want from a South Pacific Island – white-sand beaches, calm lagoons, great places to eat and distinct cultural traditions that are part of everyday life.

No traffic lights, no McDonald’s and no building taller than a coconut tree.


Kia Orana & Welcome to Muri Beachcomber – Nestled in lush tropical gardens in the middle of Muri Beach, lies the popular Muri Beachcomber. Guests can enjoy the quiet, peaceful atmosphere and still be close to Night Markets, Cafes & Shops. It is the perfect place to experience all the delights the South Pacific. With charm and a relaxed Rarotongan atmosphere, the Muri Beachcomber offers great rooms and best location, all at great value.

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.

Things to do

Kayaks, Paddle Boards & Snorkelling

We have complimentary kayaks, stand up paddle boards and snorkeling equipment so you can experience the beautiful lagoon on our doorstep. Explore the picturesque islets which are dotted along the edge of the lagoon or wander down to the ‘Fruits of Rarotonga’ (also known as the ‘Fish Bowl’) – a Conservation area brimming with a myriad of different fish species.

Cycling, Walks & Treks

Rarotonga provides a great variety of cycling opportunities, you can meander around the 31km, flat, outer ring road using the Points of Interest map that Muri Beachcomber provides or for the more adventurous you can tackle the inland tracks up to the water intakes. Muri Beachcomber has mountain bikes available free for day use for in house guests.

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.

Car & Scooter Hire

Get around this beautiful island and see all it has to offer with the flexibility and convenience of a scooter. From only NZ$25.00 per day you can hire your own 100cc/fully automatic scooters. You are required to get a Drivers License from the local Police Station if you don’t have the appropriate license ‘type’ on your home license. Island Car & Bike Hire are just across the road and Polynesian Rentals are adjacent to Muri Beachcomber.

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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