Pacific Resort Hotel Group wins 4 awards

15-Nov-2014

Pacific Resort Hotel Group has been recognised with four major awards at the 2014 World Boutique Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony, held at The Montcalm Hotel, Marble Arch in London.

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Pacific Resort Hotel Group scoops six major awards

11-Oct-2014

Pacific Resort Hotel Group (PRHG) is in celebration mode once again after all three of its Cook Islands properties were honoured at the 21st annual World Travel Awards, capturing six major awards on a special night for the hotel management company.

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Pacific Resort's team helps clean Rarotonga

03-Oct-2014

Pacific Resort Rarotonga's team took part in the Rarotonga Rubbish Round up program on September 20, collecting more than 200kg of rubbish from Avana and Koromiri motus and Muri beach. 

Pacific Resort provided a boat to take the volunteers accross the lagoon to the motus, participants included Deputy CEO Marcus Niszow, Resort Manager Ani Thompson and members of the Food & Beverage, Reception, Housekeeping, Beach Hut, Engineering and Marketing teams.

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Pacific Resort Aitutaki celebrates the re-launch of Te Tika

11-Sep-2014

Pacific Resort Aitutaki recently hosted the Te Tika and Tiare Spa Moana Soiree, an exclusive event dedicated to re-launching the Te Tika beauty range and celebrating the partnership between the luxury skin care brand and the 5 star luxury resort.

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Award recognises accommodation excellence

06-Sep-2014

Pacific Resort Hotel Group's Deputy CEO Marcus Niszow has been awarded ‘South Pacific General Manager of the Year’ at the 2014 HM Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence.

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Tourism function for Air NZ Cook Islands Tourism Awards winners

20-Aug-2014

A cocktail function was held in Rarotonga for winners and sponsors involved in last year’s Air New Zealand Cook Islands Tourism Awards.

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Ultimate Indulgence at Te Manava Spa & Nail Salon Cottage

13-Aug-2014

What better way to relax and revitalize than with a luxurious massage or a mani-pedi? Clients at Te Manava Spa are in great hands with the internationally experienced and charming duo of Komang and Sri.

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Dancer of the Year crowned for 2014

19-May-2014

Pacific Resort Rarotonga activities manager Matt Pierre has been crowned Cook Islands National Dancer of the Year at the 2014 Te Mira Ure competition. The competition is the highlight of the annual Island Dance Festival Week, and is a prestigious dance title in the Cook Islands. Pierre is delighted to hold the coveted title, saying dancing has been a long-time love of his, and that winning the National Dancer of the Year is something he has wanted to achieve for some time.

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Another swimsuit shoot on Aitutaki

31-Mar-2014

Aitutaki’s stunning lagoon has provided the backdrop for another glamorous swimsuit shoot which is sure to draw more attention to the Cook Islands.

Australian label Zimmermann, known for its high-fashion swimwear and resort wear, is about to release its Summer Swim Campaign 2014.

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Air NZ video launched in Aitutaki

22-Feb-2014

Air New Zealand’s glamorous new in-flight safety video had its official Cook Islands launch at an event in Aitutaki last night.

More than 2.5 million people have already viewed the video – featuring scantily-dressed swimsuit models in the Cook Islands - since it went live on YouTube 10 days ago.

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Star athlete heads to Kings College

22-Jan-2014

Talented young Aitutaki athlete Leo Roa is set for a bright future, which started this week when he flew to New Zealand to start learning at one of the country’s most prestigious schools.

Along with Air Rarotonga, Rarotonga businesses Pacific Resort, Maritime Cook Islands and the Cook Islands Yacht Squadron have helped give Leo the financial support to attend the prestigious school.

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Pacific Resort spends half a million in revamp

28-Dec-2013

Pacific Resort Hotel Group (PRHS) is spending half a million dollars on upgrades and refurbishments at its resort in Rarotonga.

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Oe Vaka exhibition celebrates 10th anniversary

23-Nov-2013

Paddles line the walls of The Art Studio this week, but these paddles will definitely not be hitting the water.

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Tourism awards help industry strive for excellence

20-Nov-2013

Last Friday’s tourism awards gala event helps promote quality assurance in the industry and building destination excellence.

The premier award handed out during the evening – the Air New Zealand Supreme Award – went to the Pacific Resort Group, which brought home a total of four awards.

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Pacific Resort big winner at awards gala

18-Nov-2013

The 2013 Air New Zealand Cook Islands Tourism Awards gala on Friday was an evening designed to honour what’s most important in the industry – hospitality and “our manuiri”.

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Industry honours excellence

18-Nov-2013

Members of the Cook Islands travel industry were present Friday evening at an exclusive gala event to honour excellence in the sector.

The premier award of the evening – the Air New Zealand Supreme Award – went to the Pacific Resort Group, which brought home a total of four awards.

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Pa flies Cooks flag

18-Nov-2013

Movers and shakers in the nation’s tourism industry were out in full force on Friday evening for the 2013 Air New Zealand Cook Islands Tourism Awards.

Big winners on the night included ‘Supreme Award’ winner Pacific Resort Group - which brought home a total of four awards - along with Highland Paradise Cultural Centre and Makayla Palms at two awards each.

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Vaka Eiva volunteers make it happen

07-Nov-2013

The annual Vaka Eiva paddling festival is a success story that spans 10 years and its success hinges on the dedicated services of volunteers.

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Air NZ Tourism Awards finalists announced

24-Oct-2013

After a record number of 47 entrants into the 2013 Air New Zealand Cook Islands Tourism Awards this year, the confidential New Zealand based awards assessors have completed their evaluations and 21 hopeful businesses have been named as finalists.

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Cook Islands resorts pick up trophies

20-May-2014

The 20th annual World Travel Awards took place on October 1 at the Palm Resort and Spa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Volunteers step up for rubbish round-up

08-Oct-2013

Hundreds of kilograms of rubbish were collected by volunteers during this year’s rubbish round-up events in Rarotonga.

Volunteers who took part included representatives from KiteSUP, Pacific Resort and Pacific Divers, as well as other locals and some tourists from New Zealand. Rubbish collected ranged from the very small, such as cigarette butts, to the large, such as old cages. Nu and bananas were provided for the volunteers, sponsored by Pacific Resort.

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Pacific Resort Group nominated for awards

17-Aug-2013


Pacific Resort Hotel Group has two properties on the list of finalists for a ‘property of the year’ competition.

Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa and Pacific Resort Aitutaki, have been named regional finalists for the ‘South Pacific Property of the Year’ category, which is part of the HM Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence 2013.

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Pacific Resort Aitutaki award

13-Jul-2013

Pacific Resort Aitutaki has received a new award.

A panel of 18 at the 2013 Seven Star Global Luxury Awards gave the resort a seal of approval named the ‘Signum Virtutis, the Seal of Excellence’.

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Aitutaki number one: CNN

13-Jul-2013

Aitutaki is number one according to an online article by global media giant CNN which listed it as the top island “you’ve never heard of”.

“Don’t feel sorry for the cast of ‘Survivor’ having to battle the elements, construct shelter and scrounge for food”, reads the web article. “With its crystal clear lagoon, archetypical tropical scenery and New Zealand savoir faire ... Aitutaki is a place anyone would volunteer to ‘survive’.”

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Pacific Resort announces big investments in Raro, Aitutaki

29-Jun-2013

Pacific Resort Hotel Group (PRHG) is investing more than $1 million for resort upgrades for two of their iconic Cook Islands properties, Pacific Resort Rarotonga and Pacific Resort Aitutaki, furthering work completed done over the past year.

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Free flu shots for resort staff

23-May-2013

Flu vaccines sold out earlier this month – but Pacific Resort staff got in quick with pre-ordered shots.

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