Hanga Roa, Easter Island
Explora Rapa Nui is the most luxurious hotel on Easter Island. Set overlooking the rocky coastline 20 minutes from Hanga Roa town, it is an excellent base from which to experience the best that this fascinating island has to offer. All 30 comfortable, contemporary-designed rooms face the ocean, sitting nicely within the sparse island landscape You will be well looked after by the locally employed staff at the property and by the guides who are incredibly knowledgeable given their Rapa Nui heritage.
Stays are on a full board basis including all meals, shared excursions and transfers. There are some 20 excursions and activities on offer from island tours to visit the ahu platforms and ceremonial sites, hike, bike snorkel or head out on boat trips to see the island from a different perspective.
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Explora Rapa Nui Information
- Location & Getting There
Set overlooking the rocky coastline, Explora Rapa Nui is the most luxurious hotel on Easter Island and is a mere 15-minute road transfer from Mata Veri Airport.
The 30 rooms of Explora Rapa Nui are designed to take full advantage of the silence, seclusion, and vastness of the surrounding landscape. The 26 Varua rooms offer the option of a queen bed or two single beds, with a large window bay for some quiet reading or simple admiration of the sea view. The 4 Raa suites provide even larger living spaces with additional armchairs and table in a corner, plus huge windows that also overlook the sea in a distance.
- Swimming pool
- Dining: 1 restaurant, 1 bar & lounge
There are some 20 excursions and activities on offer from island tours to visiting the ahu platforms and ceremonial site. Guests can choose from hiking trails of different difficulty levels, to archaeological sites, moai platforms, cliffs and volcanoes. Alternatively, they can head out to sea to learn traditional fishing techniques or snorkel in the crystal clear waters to discover abundant marine wildlife.
Children are more than welcome and are sure to find their stay on Easter Island both an exciting and educational experience.