Etu Moana Boutique Beach Villas | Aitutaki | Cook Islands

we make your stay sustainable

Discover Etu Moana, an Award Winning Boutique Hotel on Aitutaki in the Cook Islands

Imagine a mesmerizing turquoise lagoon with crystal clear waters. Ocean waves breaking over the reef.

Where nature is still untouched and sunsets are breathtaking, Etu Moana was built. Just eight sustainable, luxurious Polynesian villas with direct access to a long white sand beach.

Dedicated to providing an unparalleled luxury and romantic holiday experience, Etu Moana is designed to complement this pristine destination.

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The Villas

Nestled gently on a beautiful tropical garden and a white sand beach, the eight villas connecting Polynesian tradition with timeless design.

Live alongside a stunning nature.

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Luxury Highlights

Private Celebrations

Go beyond the usual itinerary to celebrate your special occasion.

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Fine Food

Taste the taste of a tropical fruit grown on Aitutaki.

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Getting Married

Say “I do” on a white sandy beach.

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The Absolute Beach Front Villas

Sense the ever-changing turquoise colours of the lagoon.

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Your Honeymoon

Thousands of miles away from the rest of the world, where you’ll have time to love and be loved.  

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Etu Moana in Almost Total Darkness

At night the stars are your light.

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The Etu Moana Difference

Luxury Cook Islands Beach Villas with a little Extra:

We like to call it the Big Five.

The priceless beauty of nature around us.
The privilege of a very personal service with only 14 guests on average.
The romance of natural palm thatched roofs, which have become unique on Aitutaki.
Our philosophy for a sustainable tomorrow.
Barefoot luxury for adults only.

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Memories With Us: Been There - Done That

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Aitutaki Lagoon Awaits

Expect the Unexpected

Expect the Unexpected The turquoise colours of the crystal clear waters and the white sandbars are simply indescribable.

Protected and blessed by nature, water sport activities are a dream and discovery in all dimensions.

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Our Guest Reviews & Awards

Guest Reviews - Nearly all Guests are rating Etu Moana 5/5!

New Zealand Herald - Reviews March 14, 2023

2022 Awards

# 1 Resort on Aitutaki ranked by Trip Advisor

Travelers' Choice Best of the Best Award for TOP SMALL HOTELS - South Pacific and TOP HOTELS ON THE WATER - World

With the Best of the Best Award Trip Advisor honors hotels among the top 1% of their listings. We are proud to have received the Best of the Best Award once again.

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Mana Tiki Eco Certification

This certificate is given by the Te ipukarea Society for Sustainable and Biodiversity considered Practices. Etu Moana has been honored this year for the 3rd time in a row.



Aitutaki won "The Oceania's Leading Island Destination 2022" (World Travel Awards)

Aitutaki is now beating Bora Bora, French Polynesia, who has held the title for the last three years!

The Cook Islands won "The best place to visit in 2022" (Lonely Planet)