Where are you located on the Island?

We are located on the southern side of the island in the heart of the village of Titikaveka, so you can see the sunsets for about five months of the year.

How far are you from the airport?

We are 15km from the airport, and the trip normally takes about 20 minutes by car.

Are you close to the beach?

We are situated right on the beachfront, with six villas being just a few steps from the sand and our lagoon view villas about 20 meters back from the beachfront villas.

Can you swim in your lagoon?

Yes, we have great swimming and snorkelling at all tides, with a myriad of tropical fish as well as a couple of turtles and large blue star fish.

Are your villas free-standing or joined together?

All our villas are individual/free-standing, with authentic Polynesian styling and genuine coconut-thatched roofs. All are screened for maximum privacy and views of the lagoon and have air conditioning.

Do you have complimentary guest functions?

Yes, we have a complimentary morning tea function on Mondays, a guest BBQ during the week (depending on numbers), and we host a complimentary Friday afternoon petanque tournament with bubbles and snacks.

Do all villas have good access to the beach and lagoon?

Yes they do. From all VIP and Honeymoon beachfront Villas ( 6 in total) you are able to walk right off your deck straight to the beach or utilize the pathway and steps. We also have 2 grass ramps for those who have difficulty with steps. For the Lagoon View villas we have 2 wide pathways that a lead you to the beautiful white sand beach, just a few steps back.

Do you provide snorkelling equipment and kayaks?

Yes, we have a good selection of equipment for snorkelling as well as single and double kayaks, all complimentary of course.

Do you have private swimming pools?

No, we do not, as we have great lagoon for swimming and snorkeling at all tides right at our doorstep. We have one large 12-meter swimming pool set in a sheltered tropical garden with several sun loungers, where guests can mix and mingle or just relax reading a book or soak up the sun.

Do you have guest internet facilities?

Yes we have a guest computer for emails (at charge) and WIFI Hot Spot through Telecom. There are also several Hot Spots and internet cafes located around the island.

Do you have beach hammocks?

Yes, in fact hammocking is one of the prime sports at Royale Takitumu, along with our water sports for those that are more active. Our hammocks are for all to enjoy and they are located along the fringe of the lagoon under the shade of the coconut trees.

 

Can I rent a car or scooter from your property?

Yes, we can arrange for car and scooter rental right on the property. The rental company offers a free pick-up and drop-off service seven days a week during their normal business hours.

How far is it to the nearest restaurant and shop?

We have a small provisions shop 50 meters from our driveway as well as a small (local grower) fruit stand. A larger shop can be found five minutes drive from the property and there are several larger shops in town.

We have two restaurants within walking distance (250m) and a small café in a Botanical Garden approximately 300m. There is also another restaurant that offers free pick up and return transfers to their restaurant. We can also arrange for a private dinner in your villa. There are several cafes and restaurants in the Muri area, including The Point, Sails Restaurant, and The Flame Tree.

Because the island is only 32 km in circumference you are never more than 20 – 25 minutes by car or scooter to all the other eateries.