Nature created the View, Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort created the Experience.
Journey to Aitutaki, and discover why screen luminaries such as Marlon Brando, Cary Grant and John Wayne were all drawn here by such incomparable beauty. As the ONLY resort directly on the world’s most beautiful lagoon, Aitutaki Private Island Resort is truly blessed. This exclusive all-bungalow resort is also the ONLY private island resort in the Cook Islands and is the ONLY one to offer that invention of incurable romantics – the Overwater Bungalow. And it is the only resort on Aitutaki with a truly Polynesian flavour, so you can truly savour what the South Pacific is famous for.
Drink in the panoramic views of super-natural Aitutaki Lagoon from your own personal paradise, on your own private island, here at Aitutaki Private Island Resort. Truly, deeply, madly breathtaking. And that indeed is the measure of a life well lived.
Aitutaki Lagoon – Where the Colour Blue was Invented
This is where Mother Nature decided to write her most sublime, most intense Ode to Blue. A poem of surreal, super-natural power. To come here is to enter into the blueness, into the endlessness of omnipresent blue. Heaven, you will discover, is undoubtedly blue.
As you gaze out at breathtakingly beautiful Aitutaki Lagoon from your bungalow deck at Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort, feel as close to Heaven as it’s possible to get whilst still here on Earth.
Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort rests on its own magical isle named Motu Akitua Private Island, and is the ONLY high-end resort located directly on world-famous Aitutaki Lagoon.
It is from here that so many of the most stunning shots of Aitutaki Lagoon have been taken, because Motu Akitua Private Island affords the best views in Aitutaki of legendary Aitutaki Lagoon. Panoramic, majestic, spellbinding, jawdropping views to die for.
Have you ever seen a masterpiece in an art book, and then been lucky enough to come upon it in life? A masterpiece perhaps such as the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, or a massive Kandinsky or Chagall canvas. You think you know what the real thing will look like, yet nothing prepares you for the power of scale, the power of something so much bigger than yourself.
This is the experience of Aitutaki Lagoon. Words and pictures cannot truly convey to you the scale of the scene and the power of that to move you. Here, Mother Nature created the sublime view, Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort created the experience.
The Scale of the Scene, the Power to Move You
You will have seen wonderful, dreamy, inspiring images of Aitutaki Lagoon. Gorgeous little photos in magazines, brochures or the internet. You will believe you know what it really looks like. And yet nothing will prepare you for the power of being there, for the vastness of the scene, for becoming one with blue. These will become moments apart.
Once you have left, you will forever be able to close your eyes and re-enter this portal, a portal to the poetry, to the power of blue, the blueness of Heaven.
So why go to the effort and expense of journeying all the way to the heart of the South Pacific, to the shores of Aitutaki Lagoon, to Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort? Because no one should have to live life without at least once visiting Heaven while they’re still on Earth.
The Best Lagoon Views on Earth
Nowhere is closer to Heaven than Aitutaki. And nowhere can you experience this better than at Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort, because of its totally unique blend of qualities and features.
Here, from your bungalow at Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort, you can see for yourself The Best Views on Earth of the World’s Most Beautiful Lagoon. A sight truly to behold … and which will remain with you for always.
Your Unique Experience at Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort
There are so many ways in which your stay at exclusive Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort will be unique:
- The ONLY high-end resort located directly on Aitutaki Lagoon, a true Wonder of the World. That’s ‘location, location, location’ for you. A good map will show this to you clearly.
- Because of this world-beating location, guests of Aitutaki Lagooon Private Island Resort are the only resort guests to enjoy the best views of Aitutaki Lagoon, directly looking into the majestic heart of the lagoon (not its periphery). Expansive, panoramic views which are truly to die for. The Best Views on Earth, of the World’s Most Beautiful Lagoon.
- Located on charming Motu Akitua Private Island, Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is the ONLY resort in the Cook Islands located on its own private island. The wild romance, the luxury, the deep peace of your own truly private piece of paradise is indescribable.
- Yet even incurable romantics have a practical side. So the fact that this delightful little island is just a 2 minute ride by small private ferry from the main island of Aitutaki means that you have the absolute best of both – the convenience of quick and easy access combined with the exclusivity, luxury and tranquillity of privacy.
- Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is the ONLY resort in the Cook Islands with Overwater Bungalows. Until you’ve stayed in anOverwater Bungalow you may believe they’re overrated, once you have, you’re spoilt for life. Experience the sense of freedom and uplift of spirit that you feel in an Overwater Bungalow, afloat on a blue blue lagoon.
- Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is an all-bungalow resort, with the charming thatched bungalows well spaced for privacy. All Overwater Bungalows, Deluxe Beachfront Bungalows, Premium Beachfront Bungalows and Beachfront Bungalows offer lagoon views and glorious open-air showers.
- For couples in love seeking complete privacy, the Resort also offers our luxe Royal Honeymoon Pool Villa Te Arau, fully enclosed in its own private tropical garden.
- The warmth of the genuine Aitutaki welcome which you will receive at Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is something truly special and memorable. Many of our guests tell us that the stunning natural beauty of the setting was made complete for them by the friendly and obliging hospitality and service which they received. So often it’s one of the main reasons they come back, again and again.
- Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort is authentic Aitutaki, proud of our Polynesian heritage. It is a resort for travellers, not tourists, with no marble or gold taps in sight, just the luxury of the world’s best lagoon views from your own bungalow on your private island.
- It’s all right here for you. Whether you require wedding services, tips on the best places to snorkel, lessons on how to stand-up paddleboard, help with booking your rental vehicle, fishing trip, cultural tour or a world-famous cruise of Aitutaki Lagoon, or you need to place a room service order for a Private Candlelit Dinner on the Resort’s Sunset Beach or Kuriri Point, it’s all right here for you at Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort. Your truly private piece of paradise, right here on Motu Akitua Private Island.