Located right on Muri Lagoon, Muri Beach Club Hotel is Cook Islands' award-winning adults-only oasis. Welcoming guests 18 years and over this boutique 4-star hotel with white washed walls sitting mere steps from the lagoons edge.
We chat to the team about why Muri Beach Club Hotel is the perfect spot to begin your happily ever after.
New Zealand Weddings : What packages do you have available for couples wanting to get married at Muri Beach Club Hotel? What kind of couple would it suit?
MBCH: For just NZD$999 you can renew your vows in an intimate setting complete with wedding coordinator, marriage celebrant, archway of your choice, witnesses if you wish, a celebratory bottle of sparkling wine and more.
Alternatively, if you’re looking for something a little more indulgent, try Muri Beach Club Hotel’s Club Classic Wedding . Perfect for couples looking for a little more island indulgence this package includes all the elements in the renewal of vows package plus a head garland for the bride, a neck garland for the groom, wedding gift on turndown, transfers to the court house and your wedding licences. The Club Classic wedding starts from NZD$1199.
And for the ultimate destination wedding package, Muri Beach Club Hotel’s IDO All Inclusive Package is the way to go. Taking the stress out of planning this package comes with all the trimmings; accommodation for the bride & groom, a 3 hour beverage package, wedding cake, wedding gift, a Polynesian buffet for up to 30 guests, ceremony set up and more.
Is there flexibility available within these packages?
All wedding packages allow our bridal couples to build on the base package. Our very professional wedding coordinator is on hand to assist bridal couples with tailoring their special day to suit their unique style and budget.
What activities or services does the hotel have that adds to the experience for couples and their guests?
Home to Raro Buggy Tours , wander down to reception and book yourself an exhilarating day out on our Raro Buggy Tour. A fun way to see the island of Rarotonga. Alternatively, snorkel, kayak or SUP across to one of the private motu’s (islets) right across the lagoon from the hotel. If you want to add a touch of romance to your motu visit, why not pre-arrange a picnic basket with our team. Muri Beach Club Hotel is also home to the Beauty Spa , so if you’re in need of pampering you can choose to have treatments in our air-condition spa or lagoonside at our open air Cabana.
In your own opinion, what’s one of the best things about staying at the hotel and/or Rarotonga?
It's adults only, 18 years and over so the vibe of the hotel is very peaceful and relaxing. The location is second to none and the staff are beyond amazing. They are the most warm, welcoming and fun hotel team that go above and beyond daily to make our guests experience one for the books.
And what about couples wanting to honeymoon in Rarotonga?
Muri Beach Club Hotel has one of the best Honeymoon Bonus offers in the Cook Islands. For guests staying 7 or more nights on their honeymoon, the hotel spoils our honeymooners with; a lover's bed set up on arrival, a lover's indulgence gift pack, one 30 minute romantic island couples massage, a private picnic lunch and complimentary room upgrade to a Deluxe Beachfront Hotel subject to availability on check-in.