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Pono Kai Resort

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Certificate of Excellence

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Property amenities
Pool
Free parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Concierge
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Ocean View
Family Resort
HOTEL CLASS

Location

Full view
69Somewhat walkable
Grade: 69 out of 100
26Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
14Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
926Reviews
956Photos
68Q+A
100Room tips
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We had a top floor ( on all counts) condo with Ocean front view and Easy access to the Beach The kitchen had everything we needed for quick and easy meals ( although we found plenty of great places to eat) The television was a bit difficult for us to figure out ,but we finally
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This is the first time we have ever been to Hawaii, so glad we chose Pono Kai Resort. The resort is older but well kept. The grounds are beautiful and right on the ocean. Staff are the best, very friendly and accommodating.There is a beautiful walking,bike path right in front
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Everybody at the resort have a friendly way of making sure you get what you need. The culture and personalities make this a very happy place. If the flight wasn't so long I would go back year after year. Thank you Pono Kai for a great experience. If you like live music go to
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The unit we stayed in has garden view and limited kitchen...But I have no complain...The view is nice enough and we’re here vacation not big on cooking...They have everything for you to cook if you need to though... The pool is pretty small but we visited the resort when it’s
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Positives: Nice beach. Convenient supermarkets. Friendly staff. Clean. Excellent house-cleaning staff, Negatives: No in-room laundry facilities, hear noise from guests in unit above, poor leg room under dining table.
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The Standard Two Bedroom Room with Lanai at the Pono Kai Resort
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The Standard Two Bedroom Room with Balcony at the Pono Kai Resort
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The Standard Two Bedroom Room with Balcony at the Pono Kai Resort
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The Mini Suite at the Pono Kai Resort
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Is there full kitchens in the 2 bedroom units and is there elevators.
Yes there was a full kitchen in our 1 bedroom and there are elevators!
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Have all the 2BR lofts been renovated?
You should call the front desk . It a work in progress.
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Can you tell me which 2 bedroom units in building A, B, C, and D have air conditioning?
We stayed in C a 2 bedroom and it had AC. I hope this helped. Have A blessed day. Terry
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Have the units used by VI been upgraded?
They were working on some units while we were there. The units that we looked at and went through looked nice and I believe they all had AC also. i'm not sure if I answered your question. I'm sorry I couldn't answer more.
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"Building C is oceanfront Building G has ocean view Building K has garden view"
"Look at chart of rooms, some are closer to ocean than others."
"ask for an ocean view"
"Rooms with Ocean view have a nice ocean breeze. Sometimes windy."
"J202 is beautifully refurbished"
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PRICE RANGE
US$185 - US$490 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
pono kai hotel kapaapono kai resortpono kai kapaa
LOCATION
United StatesHawaiiKauaiKapaa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
217
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