2 Ariki Road, Atupa, Avarua, Rarotonga, Cook Islands. Tel: +682 54341

Kia Orana Villas and Spa: A Gateway to Paradise

Location: Nestled in the serene enclave of Atupa, our tropical haven at 2 Ariki Road awaits you. We're just a stone's throw from Rarotonga's heartbeat, mere minutes away from key attractions:

  • Rarotonga Airport: 4 minutes.
  • Rarotonga Golf Club & Nikao Beach: 7 minutes.
  • Avarua Town Center: 5 minutes.


Airport Transfers: Kickstart your vacation stress-free with airport transfers by Atupa Taxis, known for their impeccable local hospitality.

Booking: Call (+682) 70002, visit Atupa Taxis, or email them directly.
Rate: Pre-booked transfers at NZ$20.00/person (bags included).

Car & Scooter Rentals: For a dash of adventure, Polynesian Rental Cars is our top recommendation. Explore Rarotonga's charm on four or two wheels!

Pickup: Either at the airport or delivered right to our villas.
Note: Inexperienced scooter riders? Opt for a car for a safe island exploration.

Directions to Our Oasis:

From Rarotonga Airport:

  1. Exit airport car park and turn right onto Ara Metua (front road).
  2. At the first roundabout, veer right into Avatiu Valley Road.
  3. Take a right onto Ara Metua (Back Road) which will guide you through the picturesque village of Atupa.
  4. In approximately 1km, spot Ariki Road on your left. Our signage will beckon you in!
  5. Turn left onto Ariki Road. We are at number 2, marked by magnificent stone walls and striking corten steel signs showcasing a warrior on a vaka. The Kia Orana Villas sign welcomes you at both car park entrances.

Parking Info: We'll send you specific car park details. Kindly park at a 90-degree angle to ensure ample space for everyone.

In case of any hiccup or inquiries, our amiable General Manager, Sane Cowan, is at your service. Dial +682 54341, and we'll assist you promptly. At Kia Orana Villas and Spa, every moment is designed to be exceptional. Welcome to our little slice of paradise!

Location of Kia Orana Villas and Spa: 

Welcome to Kia Orana Villas and Spa, your tropical oasis in Rarotonga! Our villas are located at 2 Ariki Road in the peaceful Atupa neighborhood, just off the Ara Metua (Back Road). Our tranquil location offers a serene escape while still being conveniently located just 4 minutes away from Rarotonga Airport, 7 minutes from the Rarotonga Golf Club and Nikao Beach, and 5 minutes from the vibrant town center of Avarua.

Airport transfers

We're pleased to offer airport transfers with Atupa Taxis, a reliable and friendly local company, to make your arrival stress-free. Simply give them a call at (+682) 70002, visit their website https://atupa-taxi.business.site/, or send them an email to book your transfer. Pre-booked transfers cost only NZ$15.00 per person, including bags.


Car and scooter rentals:

We also recommend Polynesian Rental Cars, a reputable local company, for those looking to rent a car or scooter to explore the island at their own pace. You can pick up your vehicle at the airport or have it delivered to Kia Orana Villas for your convenience. Be sure to book in advance, especially during peak tourist periods. If you're not experienced with scooters, we recommend renting a car for a safe and enjoyable vacation.


Directions to Kia Orana Villas from Rarotonga Airport

We can't wait to welcome you to Kia Orana Villas! To make sure you arrive smoothly, a Google map showing the location of Kia Orana Villas and Spa is here.

Here are the directions from Rarotonga Airport. After leaving the airport car park, turn right and enjoy the scenic drive along the Ara Metua (front road). Turn right at the first round about into Avatiu Valley Road. Then turn right onto the Ara Metua (Back Road). This beautiful road will take you on a journey through the village of Atupa. After about 1 kilometer, you'll see Ariki Road on your left - be sure to keep an eye out for our signs which are on both sides at the bottom of Ariki Road! After turn onto Ariki Road, you'll find us at number 2, the first property on the left with stunning stone walls and large corten steel signs featuring a warrior on a vaka. You'll also notice our welcoming Kia Orana Villas sign outside both of our carparks.

We will email you details of the car park which you must park in. Please park in your designated carpark area at a 90-degree angle to ensure there's enough space for other guests.

If you need any assistance or get lost, don't hesitate to call our friendly General Manager, Sane Cowan, at +682 54341. We're here to make your vacation in Rarotonga a truly memorable experience!

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