The Edgewater Resort & Spa

The Edgewater Resort & Spa, Cook Islands largest resort, is synonymous with Polynesian island charm and magic. This Cook Islands accommodation is widely renowned for its spectacular location, the warm and spirited friendliness of its staff, the exotic island cuisine, nightly entertainment and unlimited facilities and activities. Edgewater Resort & Spa is an ideal location for family holidays or that special romantic getaway to the Cook Islands.

Edgewater Resort & Spa is located on the west coast of Rarotonga surrounded by lush tropical gardens, emerald green mountains, a white sandy beach and overlooking the turquoise waters of the Pacific Ocean. Avarua, the capital of Rarotonga, is located a short 8 minute drive from this Cook Island accommodation, providing an array of shops featuring local arts & crafts, cafes, supermarket and the local golf course.

Whatever your mission in the Cook Islands - a romantic escapade, bountiful sun and sand, "island time" relaxation, a magical Polynesian experience or unknown adventure, Edgewater Resort & Spa offers good value budget accommodation with many facilities and holiday activities. For your next Cook Islands holiday, Edgewater Resort & Spa along with the fragrant frangipanis, coconut palms swaying in the ocean breeze and exotic surroundings, will provide a magical experience and truly memorable getaway.

Resort will undergiong refurbishments to the Lagoon View & Garden Superior Rooms commencing 1 January 2019 for approximately 4 m

Accommodation

All guest rooms, suites and apartments at The Edgewater Resort & Spa offer comfortable, spacious accommodation at an affordable price. There is a large variety of room categories available. Interconnecting rooms are also available.

All Rooms Feature

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fans
  • Refrigerator
  • IDD telephone
  • WiFi (free)
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Satellite TV
  • Hairdryer
  • Light room service and fresh towels daily
  • Interconnecting rooms on request

Garden Room: Rooms are set back in tropical gardens with a short walk to the beach. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults & 2 Children.

Garden Superior Room: Rooms are slightly larger than the Garden Rooms, and are located in a quiet, tropical setting fairly close to the beach. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults & 2 Children.

Lagoon View Room: Set only metres from the water's edge overlooking the white sand beach and blue lagoon or pool and lagoon. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults & 2 Children.

Beachfront Deluxe Suite: Located just metres from the water's edge, these spacious suites are spread out over a 3 story complex with great views of the white sand beach, lagoon and coral reef. Features an ensuite bathroom with spa bath and separate shower, as well as a private balcony. Some of these rooms offer disabled access. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 1 Single Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults & 2 Children.

VIP Deluxe Suite: Top of the range at Edgewater Resort in style and comfort. Additional features of this room type include luxurious spa bath, hairdryer, iron/ironing board and safe. These rooms also feature a private balcony. Bedding is 2 Queen Beds OR 1 King Bed + 1 Single Bed. Maximum room capacity is 3 Adults OR 2 Adults & 2 Children.

2 Bedroom Apartment: Located next to the tennis courts, the apartments have 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, kitchen, dining and living area. Perfect for families. Bedding is 1 Queen Bed + 2 Single Beds OR 4 Single Beds OR 2 Queen Beds. Maximum room capacity is 4 Adults & Children.

3 Bedroom Garden Villa: Located in the tropical gardens, these self contained apartments feature full cooking facilities, dining table and chairs, sofa, fridge, DVD player, washing machine and two private bathrooms. Some of these villas offer disabled access. Bedding is 2 Queen Beds + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 6 Adults & Children.

3 Bedroom Beachfront Villa: Located on the beachfront, these self contained apartments feature full cooking facilities, dining table and chairs, sofa, fridge, DVD player, washing machine and two private bathrooms. Bedding is 2 Queen Beds + 2 Single Beds. Maximum room capacity is 6 Adults & Children.

Dining

Mal's Bar: The bar is situated in the pool area overlooking the beach and lagoon. Mal's Bar is a great place to strike up a chat with fellow guests and Cook Island staff. The bar opens at 10.00am and closes at midnight (later on Friday nights if requested) and serves an extensive selection of fine Australian and New Zealand wines, local and imported beers and spirits.

The Spaghetti House: Open daily for dinner, the Spaghetti House is the most popular place on Rarotonga for pizza, pasta and other classic Italian cuisine. Casual dining in air-conditioned comfort, the Spaghetti House is perfect for a light meal or a relaxing dinner.

The Brasserie: Offers daily tropical breakfast, lunch and al la carte dining and special theme nights including the Island nights on Tuesday and Saturday. Located right on the water's edge overlooking the pool and the lagoon the Brasserie provides nightly themed dinner through the week.

Facilities

  • 24 hour reception
  • Two restaurants and bars
  • WiFi
  • Tablet for hire
  • Freshwater swimming pool
  • Edgewater Health Spa
  • Great snorkelling locations
  • Tennis courts
  • Games room
  • Guest laundry (token operated)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Postal service
  • Internet services
  • Travel and tour centre
  • Conference/function centre
  • Currency exchange
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Fashion boutique
  • Complimentary on-site parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Kids Club
  • Duty free, sport & island gift shop
  • Daily cultural, leisure & sporting activities
  • Underwater Post Office

Activities

The Edgewater Resort & Spa has a full time activities staff member and a wide range of creative, fun filled Cook Islands style activities. Do as much as you like or simply relax by the large freshwater swimming pool with sun loungers overlooking the white sand beach and lagoon.

The following activities are free of charge:

  • Tennis
  • Snorkelling
  • Fish Feeding
  • Weekly Yoga Session
  • Free Scuba Lesson (Tuesdays in pool)

Cultural Activities: Join in the fun with the activities staff in a variety of traditional and not so traditional Polynesian activities- coconut husking, tree climbing and coconut weaving, pareu tying, prepare yourself for Island Night by learning about traditional Cook Island Maori costumes, making your own head and neck floral Eis and practicing your island instrument playing and dancing.

Diving

Certified PADI/NAUI instructors can also take you on world class scuba dives just off the reef's edge.

Day Spa

Edgewater Health Spa & Salon: Be totally pampered on your holiday at Edgewater Health Spa & Salon. With a wide range of massages, therapies and packages available, guests are assured moments of pure relaxation and rejuvenation. The salon also offers hair treatments, style cuts and colouring options, perfect for that special dinner or occasion.

Children

Coconut Kids Club: Operates Monday to Saturday where your children can discover Cook Islands culture whilst participating in a games and activities organised by the experienced activities team. Children under 4 years will require adult supervision.

Weddings

The Edgewater Resort & Spa offers a variety of wedding packages to make your wedding day one of the most memorable day of your lives. Celebrate your marriage with your loved ones around you, be serenaded by an island string band and as the drum beats echo out over the lagoon, join the dancers on the beach.

Plant the Polynesian tree of life; a young coconut palm, and breathe in the scent of tropical flowers in your hair. Your personal wedding coordinator will be delighted to arrange a ceremony tailored to your individual requirements. Choose from one of our many island wedding packages or create your very own. For prices and inclusions of the wedding packages available, ask your consultant for a quote.

Additional Information

Children: 12 years and under stay free of charge when sharing with adults
Check In: 12.00 noon
Check Out: 10.00am
Reception: 24 Hours
Address: Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Special Deals View All


6 Nights, Flights, Transfer, Breakfast, NZ$100 Resort Credit, Kids Stay & Play Free
fromA$1,425pp

5 Nights, Transfers, Breakfast, Kids Stay Free, Daily Activities
fromA$504pp

Location Map

The Edgewater Resort & Spa Location Map

Photo Gallery

Poolside - Colors of the sunset
Swimming Pool
Kids Club
Night Entertainment
Garden Room
Lagoon View Room
Villa  - Lounge area
3 Bedroom Garden Villa
2 Bedroom Apartment - Exterior
VIP Suite
Aerial shot of property
Snorkelling
Day Spa
Beach and Pool area
Views
Beach