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Fern Grotto Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Canal Cottage A! We had all the comforts of home in a gorgeous setting with an ideal location! Truly made our vacation in paradise so wonderful! Our host, Paul was awesome! Having kayaks, bikes, beach chairs and plush towels at our disposal simply added to our total island experience! Mahalo!

1Thank Karen H
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Reviewed 15 June 2015

My husband and I spent part of our honeymoon here . . . and absolutely loved it! I cannot express how happy we were with our decision to book a cottage at Fern Grotto. We felt beyond welcome from the first moment we stepped onto the beautiful property. The unique charm we found here made our honeymoon especially memorable. Where...

2Thank RooneyBaustert
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We have just spent a week in Canal Cottage A and we loved every minute. We arrived to find flowers all over and cold beers and chocolates in the fridge - the perfect welcome. We had the most beautiful of views from our bed which looked out over the Wailua River and our kitchen window looked out onto a mango...

2Thank J C
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Can't imagine anything more sweet and perfect! The atmosphere was cozy and inviting. Every need was taken care of down to a small select of spices to cook with. We stayed in the Ohana House and my 8 year old son was in heaven. He could run around the huge garden picking fruit from the trees, feeding the green ones...

1Thank Emodor222
Reviewed 9 June 2015

When I was looking for somewhere to stay in Kauai I knew what I DIDN'T want: a long driveway disconnecting you from the island, a restaurant on the property, lots of kids, and nowhere quiet to escape. In other words: not a resort. Fern Grotto was 100% the right decision, and the best way to experience "real Kauai." Fern Grotto...

1Thank Nuala S
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

My husband and I spent a week in the River Cottage to celebrate our 5th wedding anniversary. Loved everything about it. The grounds are beautiful, the cottage darling. The bed a cloud. The kitchen and bath very well stocked. We use all amenities to there fullest- Kyakes, bikes, beach equipment. Centrally located to explore the whole island. Best of all...

1Thank Klrbuffgirl
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

My wife and I chose the fern grotto inn because it didn't look like it would be the same old experience you get with larger hotels. Not only is it different, it's far better in every way we can think of. Everyone wants to hang out on the beach and while the one nearest here is not the most popular,...

2Thank Mr j
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Very comfortable, both canal cottage and coco. No need for a/c, nearby beach is nice, but we ended up going to the north coast - better for snorkeling. they had everything, including fins, masks, water shoes and sunblock!

1Thank MaestraB
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We stayed in the Ohana House and enjoyed the lovely outdoor space and the clean, comfortable living spaces. The house was well equipped and we had complimentary use of bicycles, kayaks, coolers and many other things needed for outdoor activities. We found the location very convenient to places we wanted to visit and hope to get back there soon!

1Thank Mary H
Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 25 May 2015

-Great central location in Kapaa to explore the north shore one day, the west shore and waimea canyon the next and the south shore after that -Very well appointed with everything you need for cooking -Great bed, bedding, pillows and excellent new LG AC -generally very clean..like in the corners that no one sees -there is a 2ft gap from...

2Thank atlsanman

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are centrally located in the perfect spot for exploring the whole island of Kauai. Just ten minutes north of the airport, the property is on the banks of the Wailua River, a few minutes from the heart of Kapaa town, walking distance to beaches and family parks. We are nestled in Hawaii's largest coconut grove in the shadow of Sleeping Giant Mountain with easy access to hiking and kayaking. We are only a block from the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fern Grotto Inn

Address: 4561 Kuamoo Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1419
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: £189 - £356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fern Grotto Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Fern Grotto Hotel Kapaa
Fern Grotto Inn Kauai, Hawaii - Kapaa
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Canal Cottage A was perfect for a couple. It has views of the river and is just the right size.”
Asteroidea26, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Canal Room A has a great view of the river; Garden Cottage is also very nice.”
668lanim, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Canal B is perfect for couples!”
melissak144, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Several cottages with different guest arrangements. One to fit any needs”
CarolTomR, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“River Cottage is right next to a park, so there is a little noise.”
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AustinCata, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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