THE allure of a picturesque paradise so close to home should be inspiration enough to attract Aussie visitors to the Cook Islands, but if you need a few more reasons, Island Escapes’ national marketing manager Farid Hacene has helped travelBulletin compile a quick list of luxury accomodation options to consider checking into.
- Located just 50 minutes flight from Rarotonga, Aitutaki Lagoon, offers a great choice of both beachfront and overwater bungalows, popular for honeymooners and couples seeking a private escape. The scenery is stunning and akin to what you’d see on a postcard.
- The Pacific Resort Rarotonga is situated right on Muri Beach, a location famous for snorkelling and cruising the lagoon. Enjoy seven nights incl flights, breakfast daily, airport transfers and lots of resort activities from $1,895.
- Perfect for two couples or a group of friends, Crystal Blue Lagoon Luxury Villas, is only steps away from Muri Beach. Available for $1,995 per person for six nights incl flights.