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Koa Kea Hotel & Resort

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent about 5 days at Koa Kea in April. While I've stayed at many places with staff as accommodating and professional as Koa Kea, I would say I've never met a staff as legitimately friendly. The room was a great size (we were afraid it would be a little small, but it was spacious) and I loved the bathroom...

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were thrilled with the feeling of the Koa Kea from the minute we were greeted by the young man when we drove up to the hotel. Angelea greeted us with a smile and was truly happy we arrived. She talked to us to see if we wanted to do any excursions or if we just wanted to kick back...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the moment we drove up to the property we were treated so warmly and with such respect! There valet service is amazing, with both speed of service and helpfulness as we would head out. They always checked if we needed directions or suggestions. The staff inside are both courteous and helpful and always made sure it stay was perfect!...

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A coworker had recommended this resort as she stayed there several years ago. It got me into researching Koa Kea. The reviews were spot on. My husband and I enjoyed staying at this resort for four nights to celebrate our 15 year anniversary. If you want a quiet place to retreat during the day or even the evening this is...

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No fault with the hotel except I was expecting more for the price. Beautiful location right on the beach and there were also plenty of sunbeds available round the pool. The bedroom was nice but not exceptional but the bed was very comfortable. Small balcony with sea view an amazing place to see the sunset. The bathroom was nice but...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Red Salt
Red Salt
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Hawaiian, Contemporary
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Encounter the golden beaches of Ko`a Kea Hotel & Resort, an upscale 121-room boutique oceanfront property in sunny Poipu on Kauai's south shore. This intimate and romantic Hawaiian resort offers the island's closest hotel accommodations to the water, complemented by award-winning service that is both highly personalized and personable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Koa Kea Hotel & Resort

Address: 2251 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9534
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Poipu > Koloa
Price Range: £355 - £466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Koa Kea Hotel & Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Koa Kea Hotel Poipu
Koa Kea Hotel And Resort
Koa Kea Resort
Koa Kea Hotel & Resort Kauai/Poipu, Hawaii
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Poipu
#2 Luxury Hotel in Poipu
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Poipu
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Poipu
#3 Business Hotel in Poipu
#5 Family Hotel in Poipu
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“Stay on second floor or higher for best ocean views.”
Eye-on-ocean, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper level room with ocean view. A little costly, but worth it. You are on vacation, make it memorable!”
ksteinin, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are especially nice.”
raroehl, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Oceanfront deluxe room had great views.”
welltraveled10128, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view!!”
344janeg, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
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