Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort

Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is tucked away on its own secluded, beautiful private island of Motu Akitua set right on the edge of the Aitutaki Lagoon. This Cook Islands accommodation offers an enchanting setting with spectacular vistas, crystal clear waters, luxuriant natural vegetation and white sandy beaches. Guests can choose from beachfront bungalows that are set amongst swaying palm trees and lush gardens, to the overwater bungalows that feature uninterrupted panoramic vistas of stunning Aitutaki Lagoon.

Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort features a great range of onsite guest facilities including a small boutique, swimming pool, regular cultural shows each week, day spa, gymnasium, water sports and a number of activities. Take a kayak out for the morning and paddle around the island, go for a snorkel in the crystal clear waters or just relax by the swimming pool as the cool sea breeze passes you by.

Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is the perfect choice for a romantic getaway, honeymoon, wedding or a relaxing holiday to one of the most beautiful places on earth - The Cook Islands!

Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort does not cater for children below the age of 16 years.


Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort offers luxury accommodation in paradise including the stunning over-water bungalows and beachfront suites. With the help of local people, the bungalows have been decorated with platted kikau for the roofs, hand-woven pandanus wall matting, coconut hemp rope and locally carved artefacts.

All Bungalows Feature

  • Private verandah with outdoor furniture
  • Air Conditioning
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • Alarm clock
  • IDD telephone
  • In-room safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Electricity - 230V + Shaver point
  • Refrigerator
  • Mini bar service on request
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Fan
  • Insect screens
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Daily housemaid service
  • Turndown Service
  • WiFi

Beachfront Bungalow: Set directly on the white sandy beach and offers stunning views out over the blue lagoon waters. Size is 52.50m². Bedding is 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed + 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.

Deluxe Beachfront Bungalow: These spacious bungalows are set directly on the beachfront with uninterrupted views of the lagoon. Size is 70m². Bedding is 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults.

Premium Beachfront Bungalow: Located facing the sands of Sunset Beach with views over the Aitutaki Lagoon and shaded by the coconut palms. Features an outdoor shower. Bedding is 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed + 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.

Overwater Bungalows: Are the only overwater bungalows in the Cook Islands, they feature stylish tropical decor right on the edge of the lagoon. The decor is distinctly Polynesian with walls lined in pandanus and natural tapa cloth and carved Cook Islands artifacts adorn the room. There are steps that offer direct access to the lagoon below. (For this reason Overwater Bungalows are not recommended for children who are not competent swimmers.) After swimming, guests can rinse off under the outdoor shower on the lower verandah deck. The spacious Bungalow bathroom features an open air shower in a private walled garden and double wooden vanity. There are private sun lounges with a table and chairs on the verandah. Size is 90.10m². Bedding is 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed + 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults.


Bounty Restaurant: Is the Lagoon Restaurant, open daily for breakfast and dinner. Enjoy the fabulous "Fisherman's catch" buffet on Wednesday nights followed by a live Polynesian floor show or a "BBQ under the Stars" on Saturday nights. This is a fun evening under the stars including entertainment by their local string band, live Polynesian floor show followed by the Bounty Boys Dance Band till midnight.


  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Day Spa
  • Conference rooms
  • Gift Shop
  • Freshwater swimming pool
  • Guest Laundry
  • On-site Internet booth
  • WiFi Hotspot
  • Games Room
  • Health & Fitness Centre
  • Gym Equipment
  • Fitness trail
  • Water Sports
  • Meeting & Function Facilities


The following activities are free of charge:

  • Swimming pool
  • Beach volleyball
  • Outrigger canoes
  • Kayaks
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Reef walking
  • Bicycles
  • Coconut tree climbing
  • Coconut husking show
  • Lei making
  • Hura (hula) dancing lessons
  • Crab hunting
  • Crab racing
  • Fish feeding
  • Giant chess
  • Windsurfing
  • Board games
  • Darts
  • TV/Video room
  • Guest library
  • Island drumming
  • Ukelele lessons

The following activities are available at a charge:

  • Rental cars
  • Scooters
  • Snorkelling half day cruise
  • Island tour
  • Town shopping trips
  • Lagoon cruise (full day including lunch)

Day Spa

SpaPolynesia Spa & Beauty Therapy Centre: A complete spa experience, made all the more wonderful for being set on a very special piece of Paradise - Motu Akitua private island. SpaPolynesia has a wide range of spa therapy options for you including some remarkable pamper packages that combine the healing touch of massage, with the relaxation of facials, manicures, pedicures, and more. SpaPolynesian even has couple's sauna & jacuzzi.


Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is the perfect place for an intimate Island wedding, on Motu Akitua, your own private island, you can say 'I do' with the world's most beautiful lagoon as your witness, your toes wriggling in the champagne sands of Sunset Beach as you promise yourself to your beloved, for always. Aitutaki has designed 3 sensational wedding packages to make your special day stress free - for pricing and details please click on Quote.

Getting There

Aitutaki Island can be reached by Inter-Island flights from Rarotonga to Aitutaki in the Cook Islands. Return air conditioned coach and ferry transfers are available to and from Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort. Air Rarotonga offers Inter-Island flights - please click on Quote and select Inter-Island flights and transfers costing.

Additional Information

Children: The resort does not cater for children below the age of 16 years
Check In: 3.00pm
Check Out: 10.00am
Reception: 7.00am - 11.00pm Daily
Address: Akitua Island, Cook Islands

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