Etu Moana Beach Villas offers eight modern Polynesian Style Villas with thatched roofs and large covered verandas. Etu Moana Beach Villas have a spectacular view overlooking the turquoise lagoon and the ocean. Hardwood floors, exposed timbers, teak furniture and local art create a very exclusive and romantic atmosphere.
The Etu Moana Beach Villas Cook Islands Villas are generously spaced for privacy on a 1.5-acre property that is wide at the beach narrowing at the roadside so no building is obstructing your view.
Each Etu Moana Beach Villas Cook Islands Villa features thatched roofs, large covered verandas, hardwood floors, teak furniture, natural stone counters, and marble tiled bathrooms with a louvered door opening onto your own private garden with outdoor shower. All windows and doors are screened. The sliding wood louvred doors offer maximum privacy leaving good airflow. If you are adventurous, you could go hunting in the evening for the land crab and enjoy the feast.
If you are adventurous, you could go hunting in the evening for the land crab and enjoy the feast. If you like to trek there are some wonderful trails over the rolling hills and there is a fantastic birds eye view of the island and the lagoon at the highest point of the Island called Maunga Pu. At the summit you are rewarded with a panoramic view of Rarotonga Island, the blue lagoon and the many offshore islands that fringe the coral reef. Good place for a picnic. (Picnic lunches can be arranged for guests staying at Etu Moana Beach Villas).
Meet the friendly local Aitutakians and let them share their history and heritage with you. You won’t find any friendlier people who love to smile and wave at you, and who will leave you remembering them forever. It is fascinating to learn their culture, watch their dance in action (Island night), listen to their singing, and view their local art.
You may choose to take a guided tour of the interior and visit the ancient sacred sites (Marae), historical landmarks, religious village, and the World War II track.
Etu Moana has a wonderful atmosphere at the pool as it is secluded and private surrounded by volcanic rocks and garden. From one side there is a beautiful mountain view with swaying palm trees, and on the other, a mesmerizing view of the lagoon with waves crashing on the coral reef. The pool deck is furnished with teak loungers, tables, and chairs where you can enjoy your complimentary breakfast or refreshments at the self-serve ‘Honesty Bar’.
Etu Moana Beach Villas offer are complimentary kayaks, snorkel gear and bicycles (push bikes). A small fee applies for laundry and Internet service. Cars and motorbike rentals are available on request and can be arranged to be delivered to you. Airport transfers are included.Linda Gutekunst