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Edgewater Resort

The Edgewater Resort & Spa is the best-known Cook Islands resort, offering affordable luxury on the sheltered west coast of Rarotonga. The Edgewater’s prime location puts Rarotonga’s natural splendor front and center; the magnificent sunsets, the surrounding lush green mountains and the view over the white sandy beach and deep blue lagoon.Yet it’s not just the backdrop that makes The Edgewater Resort & Spa the best accommodation Rarotonga has to offer. What sets this premier Rarotonga resort apart is what Edgewater brings to this stunning island location: great dining, first-class entertainment, a dedicated kids’ club, health spa and sparkling pool. As the largest Rarotongan resort, Edgewater has more space, more activities and more to offer than any other Cook Islands holiday. 
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort
Edgewater Resort

Room Information

The Edgewater Resort & Spa Rarotonga features 280 rooms set over six acres of pristine tropical grounds and overlooking one of the most beautiful ocean views on the island. Our Rarotongan resort offers a range of affordable Cook Islands accommodation, with a choice of garden or beachfront views and self-contained villas. All rooms are designed with the maximum comfort and privacy of guests in mind.

Edgewater’s affordable luxury Cook Island accommodation gives you the space and freedom you need to escape the stresses of your busy life. Some of the cheap accommodation Rarotonga offers leaves you limited for a choice of on-site activities, but Edgewater provides both value for money and superior facilities. Our beautiful Rarotongan accommodation gives you a choice of nine types of room, to fit your budget and your your ideal Rarotonga vacation.

Things To Do


The island of Rarotonga is the perfect playground, with activities available for all ages and fitness levels. From golf, diving and 4WD biking to a market and gallery tour, our friendly team will be more than happy to assist with any booking. 

Coconut Island Tour: For those looking for a unique and fun way to explore parts of our beautiful, exotic, tropical island, the Coconut Island Tour gives you the chance to be driven in 4-wheel drive vehicles to some of Rarotonga’s hotspots including the waterfall, marae, Vaka Village, plantations, hidden valleys and much more. A great Cook Islands family holiday activity. 

Jungle Quad Adventure: Follow our experienced tour guide through mountains to our spectacular wild tropical island jungle, crossing streams and rugged terrain to remote areas. You will get the chance to observe the beautiful scenery of interior Rarotonga while being shown the abundant local flora and fauna. Finish off the tour with a swim in a freshwater mountain waterfall. 

In-house Edgewater Resort Activities Program: 
The Edgewater Resort & Spa’s activities co-ordinators have a daily program jam-packed with activities to keep you active and entertained. You can also take part in more traditional Cook Island activities, giving you a chance to familiarize yourself with the Rarotongan culture and customs. We also offer the new Coconut Kids’ Club on site; click here to find out more.
Snorkeling: A marvelous array of sea critters live in Rarotonga's fringing reefs. Brightly-colored luminescent fish such as parrotfish, triggerfish and other tropical beauties abound in the shimmering blue waters. With such a stunning up-close view of the reef life, snorkeling in Rarotongaa is a must-do activity. All guests are offered complimentary snorkeling gear for use during their stay at the Edgewater Resort. 
Cultural Shows: Drumbeats, dance, costumes, song, energy, excitement! Our resort proudly hosts professional local entertainment on assigned evenings during the week. Be sure not to miss the rhythm of the night; it’s Polynesian charm at its best. 
Games Room: Relax and unwind by playing a game of pool, table tennis, darts or table soccer in our Rarotonga resort’s games room. There’s something to keep everyone in the family entertained. 
Swimming Pool: Enjoy the best of both worlds with a dip in The Edgewater Resort swimming pool, gazing out to the lagoon and the Pacific Ocean. 
Tennis: Two international-size tennis courts are located at the heart of the Edgewater Resort. Use of the courts and tennis equipment is complimentary for all guests.



Rarotonga, Cook Islands



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Price Guide

$ = Up to $299
$$ = $300 to $599
$$$ = $600 to $999
$$$$ = $1000 to $2499
$$$$$ = $2500+
Starting price per room, per night, in USD and based on double occupancy.