Etu Moana Boutique Beach Villas | Aitutaki | Cook Islands

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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Exclusive Offers

Why Book With Us Directly

Enjoy Exclusive Offers

Enjoy more free WiFi (1 GB per stay)

Enjoy Free Villa Upgrades (subject to availability)

Enjoy Etu Moana Membership PRIVILEGES

Etu Moana Membership Privileges

15% off on returning visits for regular rates subject to availability
More free WIFI per stay (1GB)
Flexible cancellation policy (FLEXIBLE TRAVEL applies without restrictions)
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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 - Since the first Reopening after the Pandemic in May 2021, all Guests rated Etu Moana 5/5!

Etu Moana remains the #1 Hotel on Aitutaki in 2022

Etu Moana won the 2022 Travelers' Choice Best of the Best Award

This new accolade which was presented for the first time in July 2020, is given to the top 1% of hotels in the world! 

This year, Etu Moana won this award in the following categories:

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The Cook Islands are named as the #1 Place to Visit in 2022

The best places to visit in 2022 were crowned by the travel experts at Lonely Planet:

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Mana Tiaki Eco Certification 2021

„The resort is leading the way in Aitutaki. Plus they are one of the few resorts that continue to use natural coconut palms (nikau/kikau) for roofing. Way to go Etu Moana!“