Nautilus Resort

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Kid Concierge
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Property Info


Nautilus Resort in the Cook Islands is dedicated to those who are after a modern yet authentic South Pacific experience. Situated on the crystalline sands of Muri Beach just 20 minutes from Rarotonga's International Airport, Nautilus Resort caters for couples, festive gatherings, wedding ceremonies and receptions and families.

Once you have arrived at Nautilus Resort you are spoiled for choice. Relax poolside or on the golden beach with a tropical cocktail, snorkel the Muri Lagoon in the calm waters, learn kayaking or stand up paddle boarding, try your hand at some game fishing and have the Nautilus chef prepare your catch or pamper yourself at the spa. Whilst staying at this Cook Islands accommodation the kids will be culturally entertained, learning about island life from the Children Concierge service.

Travelling outside the resort, Rarotonga will deliver palm fringed white sandy beaches and abundance of traditional and cultural heritage landmarks. Travel into the indigenous forest of Rarotonga and enjoy an extraordinary array of flora and fauna, or take a dip in a tropical rock pool and waterfall. Nautilus Resort on Rarotonga is a destination to suit all occasions.


This Cook Islands accommodation has a total of 18 luxuriously appointed private Are's (villas) with garden, lagoon or beachfront views. After enjoying your day, retreat to your room to soak in sculptured private baths or relax in your own salt water plunge pool or outdoor deck on the luxurious sun lounges. In the 2 & 3 Bedroom Are you will find a full kitchen including fridge freezer, convection oven, microwave, 2 burner cook top, kettle, toaster, blender should you wish to dine in or entertain.

All Rooms Feature:

  • Salt Water Plunge Pool
  • Furnished Private Deck
  • Private Outdoor stone shower
  • Tropical garden courtyard
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ceiling fans
  • Kitchenette
  • Espresso coffee machine
  • IDD Telephone
  • Clock Radio
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Cable TV
  • Free in-house movies
  • BBQ
  • Free WiFi


Nautilus Restaurant: Embracing the Polynesian influences the menu at Nautilus Restaurant is created from fresh, locally grown and where possible organic ingredients. The options range from a la carte fine dining to a more casual and relaxed atmosphere on the patio overlooking the crystal waters of the lagoon and stunning swimming pool. Snacks and light meals are available throughout the day from late morning to mid evening. In the evenings enjoy views of Muri Lagoon from the bar.


  • Saltwater Swimming Pool
  • Polynesian Spa
  • Kayaking
  • Stand-up Paddle Boards
  • Snorkelling
  • Bike Hire
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Valet Washing Service
  • In-house Movies
  • Games Library
  • Free WiFi
  • Lagoon and Nature Tours
  • Child Concierge and Nanny Services
  • Wedding Ceremony and Reception Venue

Day Spa

Spa Nautilus: Be pampered with a soothing body treatment. The Polynesian Spa at Nautilus Resort provides you clients with a signature menu which includes holistic back, hot stone therapy, body wraps and face and scalp massage. Set in a beautiful tropical surrounding, your lavishing treatment will soothe your mind body and soul.


A complimentary kid's service will provide children 5 years and up with an exciting, entertaining and educational Cook Islands experience. With a mixture of arts and crafts activities, cooking, games, nature trail adventures and Cook Island cultural experiences your kids will have the time of their lives while being cared for by the staff at Nautilus Resort. Special event or activities may attract a small fee.

An additional service of personal kid's butlers is available outside the scheduled activities, where your children can be cared for in the comfort of your own room.


Weddings are a particular specialty of Nautilus Resort with a number of venues to choose from: poolside marquee, resort restaurant, private dining room overlooking the lagoon, outdoor beachfront patio or beach marquee the resort can cater for groups up to 150 for special occasions. Whether it's a wedding reception, company, association or family function, the resorts own on-site Weddings & Event Planner and our team of wedding and function coordinators can take care of every last detail and organise themed events featuring specially designed menus to suit the occasion decorations and all the entertainment. Ask us for a quote or more information.

Additional Information

Children: Children under 3 years stay free in existing bedding when sharing with parents. Children 4-11 years are charged the adult rate.
Check In: 2.00 pm
Check Out: 10.00 am
Address: Muri Road, Muri Beach, Rarotonga, Cook Islands




Ratings are averaged based on 2 reviews.

Romantic escape

Beautiful resort, very well equipped for couples, highly recommend for honeymoons! Rooms are magnificent and very well appointed.


A stunning location and relaxing place to stay, especially for the water activities on offer

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay


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