Pacific Resort Hotel Group History - Property History
1986:Construction started on Pacific Resort Rarotonga - comprising 34 units, a swimming pool, the Barefoot Bar and a small office. The basic configuration of the original resort presented as two, two-storey hotel style blocks both of which incorporated eight units (four up, four down) plus 18 duplex units located near the beachfront and surrounding the Barefoot Bar.
1988 - 1990:3 x two-storey villas developed at Pacific Resort Rarotonga
1992:Redevelopment of the swimming pool and the addition of the 12 swimming pool (Garden) units at Pacific Resort Rarotonga
1993:Addition of Barefoot Courtyard and Sandals Restaurant at Pacific Resort Rarotonga.
1995:Four garden villas added at Pacific Resort Rarotonga
1998:New lobby and reception area at Pacific Resort Rarotonga
2001: Beachfront Suite blocks opened at Pacific Resort Rarotonga
2002:Pacific Resort Aitutaki opened
2003:A single-level administration block developed at the street frontage and production kitchen facility added at Pacific Resort Rarotonga
2008: Te Manava Luxury Villas and Spa opened
2010:6 brand new villas added at Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa (Villa 6 plus 5 x Villa Suites)
Guest Services office and spa opens at Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa
2011:New room category developed for luxury family market at Pacific Resort Aitutaki called the "Premium 2 bedroom Beachfront Bungalow"
2013: Commercial Laundry opens at Pacific Resort Rarotonga$500, 000 resort upgrade to Pacific Resort Aitutaki including addition of Premium Beachfront Bungalow Plus room category and full restaurant linen and tableware upgrade.
2014:Pacific Resort Aitutaki features in Air New Zealand’s latest Safety Video
2 new Ultimate Pool Villas (2 Bedroom) added at Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa