Backpackers International Hostel, Rarotonga, Cook Islands offers budget accomodation and a welcoming friendly social environment. It is only 1 minute’s short stroll to our white sandy, paradise beach, framed by coconut palms with a warm clear turquoise blue lagoon perfect for swimming. Set in lush green tropical gardens, we are locally owned and operated. We are accredited by Cook Islands Tourism and recommended by STA Travel, Hostelbookers and Hostelworld.
Backpackers International is conveniently located on the south west coast of Rarotonga enjoying brilliant sunsets. There's a small cafe and grocery store around the corner and a takeaway restaurant five minutes walk away.
Backpackers International offers guests a choice of three-bed dorms or double / twin rooms from as little as NZ$16 per person per night.
Our backpacker hostel features:
Complimentary International airport pick-up
16 rooms (double and twin)
5 dorm rooms (max 3 beds)
2 overflow / group dorm rooms (max 8 beds)
Shared bathrooms (hot water)
Large kitchen and dining area
Lounge with TV and darts
Tours and Moped hire organization
Plus lots of activities:
Snorkeling, trekking, beach volleyball, island banquet, nightlife tours, BBQ's, movies and much more ...
We look forward to greeting you at the airport and making your trip as fun as possible ...
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