Awards

We are very proud of our top ranking on Trip Advisor with more than 810 reviews rating us 5 out of 5 stars!

Sea Change Villas has been recognized by Trip Advisor as a Travellers Choice Winner 2020, a seven-time Certificate of Excellence Winner and a “Hall of Fame” recipient thanks to the wonderful reviews we have received from our many guests.

In recognition of our “hard work day after day, guests after guest” Booking.com has awarded Sea Change Villas once again with a Travellers Review Award in 2021.

Costco Travel recognized Sea Change Villas as one of a select few properties in the South Pacific, to receive their prestigious “Preferred Hotel” award for 2018.

Sea Change Villas is also very proud to have won the Air New Zealand Cook Islands Tourism Award for Best Self Catering from 2009 – 2013.  These awards are judged by the industry against our peers and are an endorsement of the great combination of five star personal service coupled with our high quality boutique villas.

The team at Sea Change Villas work hard to deliver a wonderful and unique experience with memories to last you a lifetime.


Travelmyth, the hotel search engine for sophisticated travellers, ranks Sea Change Villas as the top beachfront accommodation in Rarotonga.

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