Your accommodation is a range of accommodation types from resorts to private local houses. Your mode of transport is on a Cessna Citation VII.
Accommodation is very basic but clean and provided by the Island Council. The house has 3 bedrooms, each room with two single beds. Facilities include shared kitchen, dining area etc and allocated male and female bathrooms.
Guests will be split over two properties - Manihiki Villas - where four guests will stay, and Sams Place on Tukao for two guests. Manihiki Lagoon Villas consists of two self-contained bungalows, both of which sit perched on the edge of the Lagoon. Sam’s Place has bedrooms upstairs with a balcony. Downstairs has your tea and coﬀee facilities, and shower and toilet. Meals are provided next door to the property at the owner’s Sam’s house.
Your accommodation is a lovely basic two-bedroom house located on Omoka. A family home overlooking a sand ﬂat which is good for boneﬁshing (ﬂy ﬁshing for Kiokio/Boneﬁsh). The amazing thing is that Tongareva is home to 18 species of sharks. The predominant species is the Black-tipped sand shark and the Giant Nurse shark, known locally as Moemoe Ava – the opportunity to feed the sharks on the shores will be made available to you.
3* star accommodation Directly overlooking the idyllic Titikaveka Beach, the hotel features a variety of studios across three levels, with mesmerising views of the lagoon and ocean beyond. Each studio is spacious and comes complete with air conditioning, flat screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, microwave, refrigerator and hair dryer. Wi-Fi vouchers are available for purchase at reception. A handy grocery store is located just a five minute walk away. Our Hotel is a wonderful choice for travellers looking for absolute beachfront accommodation at a very reasonable price, and is a proven popular stay for many returnee guests.
The Cessna Citation VII is part of the Citation 650 series, which included a total of four aircraft types (Citation III, IV, VI and VII). One of the biggest differentiating features of the Citation VII was improved engines which allowed for higher altitude capabilities than the Citation III. The first flight of the Citation VII took place in February 1991. Production ended in 2000 with a total of 119 deliveries. The Citation VII model is a continuation of the Citation III model and the latest in the 650 series of Citation jets.