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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Has an "out of the way" - "in the middle of nothing" feel, even though it is really close to town. Grounds are welcoming. Rooms are nice - kepmt and inviting. People are friendly. If you need some time away from it all, this is definitely a good option.

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oklahoma city
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We flew into Lihue the night before checking into our condo rental, so we needed a hotel for just one night. I would recommend the Kauai Inn for a one night stay, but not for much longer. The room was clean and furnished well, but on the smallish side. The one thing missing was an in-room coffee maker, which I...

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Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I saw this hotel featured on "Hotel Impossible" I thought I was in for a nasty stay, BUT the hotel is clean, everybody is very friendly, and the front desk was quite acommodating when I requested a room change (for the view). My room had a small microwave and refrigerator. The only two negatives I have are the continental...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friends and I stayed here a couple of nights after being at a resort for a week. The staff was very helpful, large continental breakfast. Beautiful grounds, BBQ, near the Harbor. The Inn was nicely restored after the Hurricane, but still had the old school charm. Would definitely stay here again, Mahalo!

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This place is quite welcoming, very beautiful surrounding. They maintain the place very well. Room was clean with a modern touch. Had a microwave and fridge in the room, but there is a communal kitchen where there are more appliances to use. Staff are every welcoming. We arrived well before check in and they allowed us to lock away our...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Nostalgic but so well kept & clean. Beautiful foliage. Awesome swimming pool & surrounding area.. Extremely friendly staff & very economically priced. Centrally located to the pier, ocean, beach, restaurants and shopping.

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Fairbanks, Alaska
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Kauai Inn was conveniently located and the price was right. We would definitely stay there again. Staff was very friendly also. Had a nice quaint continental breakfast and all night coffee! No alarm clock needed, the roosters take care of that. Reminds me of being back on the farm.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 16 October 2016

My wife and I did a quick last minute island getaway after a stressful work week. We booked the Kauai Inn the night before our early morning flight. The hotel itself was a great deal priced a little over $100 a night. The inn itself is located next to Nawiliwili Harbor where most of the cruise ships dock. Our rooms...

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MegKauaiInn, Owner at The Kauai Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your gracious review and best to you in future travels!

Ramona, California
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Small, garden Inn with continental breakfast and you meet the best people. Inn surrounding pool. Beach chairs available, close to airport and reasonable priced. Very friendly staff. Over 100 years of Aloha. On 3 acres of tropics overlooking Newiliwili Bay. Close to cruise ship docking. Old work charm. Cast of Donnovan's Reef stayed there in the early '60s. Not a...

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Thank you for your gracious review and best to you in future travels!

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Clean no far from airport. Rooms have A. C. fan TV free Internet. Coffee available all day. Check in late, concierge very helpful, the morning after called Taxy for us. Again great place to stay ...ohhhh forgot clean pool.

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Thank you for your gracious review and best to you in future travels!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Kauai Inn

Address: 2430 Hulemalu Rd, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9503
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
Price Range: £116 - £159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Kauai Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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“I was in bulding 3 which offered a view of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles cynthiad770, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms offer a throwback Hawaii experience I would imagine.”
 of 5 bubbles Iceman907, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any room seemed fine.”
 of 5 bubbles madcapsules, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Close to airport and beach with continental breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles EileenC850, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No elevators. Lower floor has about three steps to climb. Be sure to ask for lower floor or need handi-accessable rooms if needed.”
  • Sunrise from the boat harbor, with walking distance.
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