Kia Orana valued friends of Cook Islands Holiday Villas!
Here are a few updates from us here in the Rarotonga!
Say Kia Orana Tracey!
Our Cook Islands Holiday Villas team has grown. We are pleased to introduce our new Operations Manager Tracey Pureau. Growing up in the Cook Islands she has a lot of experience in our Tourism industry and Cook Islands Holidays! If you need any tips on what to do on the island Tracey is your go to person! You will see her during orientations and working with our staff team! When you see her around make sure to say Kia Orana!
Aere Ra Petra!
We are sad to see our Operations Manager Petra leave but we are just as excited for her new adventures as she travels the world! Petra was a great addition to our Cook Islands Holiday Team from organising schedules, meeting guest but most importantly bringing in cinnamon rolls to our office! We will miss her presence in our team but we know she will be back but this time as a guest! Aere Ra Petra!
COOK ISLANDS to the WORLD
Grab your passports and book your flights because visiting us just got a little bit easier!
If you've been wanting to travel to our little paradise we have great news for you!
We have three different flights coming in to our little paradise! Tahiti, Sydney and Hawaii!
Flights to Rarotonga via Hawaii
Aloha!! We are excited to welcome Hawaiian Airlines to the Cook Islands from the 20th of May 2023. Hawaiian Airlines provides a weekly non-stop service from Honolulu, HI to Rarotonga, Cook Islands. Departing Honolulu on a Saturday and arriving into Rarotonga the same day. The flight will return on a Sunday evening & arrive in Honolulu, HI on a Monday morning. Their service will provide travellers from Hawaiian Airlines 15 U.S. Mainland gateway cities have a convenient one stop connection to Rarotonga.
Flights to Rarotonga via Tahiti
Ia Orana and Bonjour!! Air Rarotonga and Air Tahiti have jointly announced an agreement to increase flights between Tahiti and Rarotonga to three per week with the Tahitian carrier adding flights on Saturdays and Sundays using ATR aircraft from June 24th, 2023. These flights will ensure the ongoing success of this route providing benefits to the Cook Islands tourism industry and added convenience for our local residents and families who enjoy visiting friends and relatives in French Polynesia.
Flights to Rarotonga via Sydney
G'day Aussies!! Jetstar will launch new flights between Sydney and Rarotonga, marking the first time the low-cost carrier has operated flights between Australia and the largest of the Cook Islands.Taking off from 29 June 2023, the new service will offer two weekly return flights operated by Jetstar’s newest, and most fuel-efficient aircraft, the Airbus A321neo LR, which will carry up to 50,000 customers between the two destinations each year. Jetstar are currently running specials on these flights so get in quick!
Paul's Raro Hot Sauce
A fan favourite has been "THE CORE" Hot Sauce! With new tourist coming in Paul and the team have been selling over 80 bottles during our Saturday Morning Markets! You will see these bottles at most cafes, restaurants and gift shops! If you want a gift pack during your stay feel free to let us know and we can organise this for you!!