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Kavera Rd Cook Islands See on map
AMENITIES
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Family run operation, nice man (stay on his good side) and daughter although she is disinterested on the whole. The congenial atmosphere amongst travellers was helped by there being no tv or internet - you have to buy wifi. Location is good, easy to catch...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I have never ever in my life met such an arrogant hostel owner or been welcomed in such a degrading way. Ever. I mean,you might feel proud of yourself for finally reaching this beautiful peace of earth in the middle of Pacific ocean,this paradise..but hey,...More

3  Thank Niggimiggi
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed at International backpackers for a week and absolutely loved it. It’s the cheapest accomodation on the island right near the beach. Private double room has really comfortable bed. The hostel is what travelling was like many years ago before wifi where backpackers are...More

1  Thank magginoodles13
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Chose this place at last moment, woman (who think she knows it all) rude, unfriendly, sees us down the road and deliberately blanks us. We totally messed booking at this crap place, we should have done our research more.

2  Thank jonnye1985
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I stayed at backpackers international hostel in Rarotonga from 17 December to 20 December 2017. The place was pretty empty since it was right before Christmas. I guess this might be because they don't allow children. My room was a single. It was clean and...More

7  Thank Bernie V
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$13 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$13 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Cook Islands > Southern Cook Islands > Rarotonga
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Traveler (30)
Pool & Beach (5)
Room & Suite (4)
Dining (1)
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"my sister and I had a twin share room"
Rosina60
21 Oct 2017
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"Anywhere upstairs is preferable to down stairs (mosquitoes) 😖"
Mzbatt
21 Sep 2017
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"Private rooms are equally priced as two dorm beds, consider this."
711MarcB
6 Mar 2017
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"please just avoid altogether"
kathrynwillcocks
5 Aug 2016
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