Cook Islands

MOTU Beachfront Art Villas

4-star hotel
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MOTU Beachfront Art Villas

Welcome to MOTU, formerly known as Royale Takitumu, Rarotonga’s newest boutique resort that stands as a stylish haven for tranquility and relaxation. Nestled on the shores of the lagoon, MOTU, meaning island, unveils a collection of ten self-contained villas, each secluded within lush tropical gardens adorned with vibrant native plants and flowers. This intimate retreat offers a sophisticated ambiance, blending modern design with a curated collection of Pacific artworks.

Sophisticated Villas:

MOTU’s newly modernized villas redefine sophisticated relaxation. Each villa is air-conditioned and thoughtfully designed, featuring a spacious bedroom, living area, kitchenette, and bathroom. The interiors are adorned with designer touches, creating a harmonious fusion of luxury and island-inspired aesthetics. A shaded balcony provides a private space to unwind and soak in the natural beauty that surrounds.

Immersive Lagoon Experience:

Embark on an exploration of the colorful sea life in the lagoon, with snorkeling and kayaking gear included with every stay. Dive into the crystalline waters, discover vibrant coral reefs, and witness the mesmerizing marine life. For those seeking on-land adventures, electric bicycles are available, allowing guests to effortlessly explore the beauty of Rarotonga and its welcoming communities.

Fresh-Water Pool and Sunset Bliss:

Recline by the fresh-water pool and let the day unfold in bliss. Enjoy a local beer on tap as you soak up the warmth of the sun. In high summer, witness blazing sunrises and sunsets beyond the reef, creating a spectacle that paints the sky in hues of orange and pink.

Personalized Care in Paradise:

MOTU’s intimate size ensures personalized care for every guest, making it an ideal destination for romantic getaways. The resort’s commitment to environmental stewardship is evident, with the use of environmentally friendly products, state-of-the-art wastewater management, and electric vehicles that contribute to preserving the pristine paradise of Rarotonga.

Community-Focused Hospitality:

MOTU goes beyond providing a luxurious retreat; it actively supports the island community. The majority of the resort’s profits contribute to healthcare, education, and the arts on the island. Every stay at MOTU becomes a meaningful contribution to the well-being of the local community.

A Stay at MOTU – A Holistic Experience:

MOTU Beachfront Art Villas is not just an accommodation; it’s an invitation to experience an island within an island. Embrace tranquility, immerse yourself in art and nature, and contribute to the well-being of the community. A stay at MOTU promises a holistic and enriching experience in the heart of Rarotonga’s breathtaking beauty.