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Grand Hyatt Kauai Luau

1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI
+1 808-742-1234
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“kalua pig” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
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Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The good: - very friendly and accommodating staff - nice size room. King pool view. - beautiful grounds, park like setting - multiple pools including salt water lagoon - plenty of seating even when booked full - excellent service at pools - don’t treat guests...More

Thank sinisbob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Due to rain, the luau was held inside the grand ballroom. Everything was wonderful from the organized way people were sent to the buffet to the food and fabulous entertainment! The MC was fabulous and the sound was great. The only thing that was due...More

Thank Cory L
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Sunday February 18. We have been to Hyatt luaus in the past but this one was definitely the worst. I understand there was fear of rain so it had to be held indoors. The Great ballroom resembled a warehouse not a luau. The sound was...More

1  Thank jhkruse2015
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Our overall experience was great despite very windy conditions and a chill that required jackets or sweaters, which I didn't have. We were worried about rain but it stayed dry. We arrived early to check in. but there was already a long line that moved...More

Thank NESteven
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

The food and entertainment were amazing. Unfortunately, the luau was held inside because of forecasted rain, although it turned out to be a lovely evening. It is understandable that the location needs to be determined earlier in the day, so NO PROBLEM. There was one...More

Thank DebDaun
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

A most enjoyable evening of good fresh buffet food, ample drinks, good service and entertainment that was enjoyable and with pockets of interactive opportunity. The balance of the show to background music was excellent throughout the evening. Good value.

Thank Joanne379
Reviewed 3 January 2018

has everything you could need, whether you have kids or not the pools and lagoon are really good for relaxing in the sun, even in December! Good location for shops and other restaurants too

Thank stepmo13
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Touristy experience as you’d expect. Entertainment was cheesy but interactive. Not too commercial—only advertised a few items on sale (I’ve heard of much worse at other luaus). Food: delicious meats, sides were fine. Dessert was also fine. It was good to do once, but wouldn’t...More

Thank amanda l
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Food awesome. Show top notch. surprised it was inside in a ballroom with long table after long table. Inside was a bummer.

Thank scottfamilyranch
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I've been to lots of luaus on different islands and this one had the best food and show I have seen. The pulled pork was excellent as well as the steak! And the show was really professional. Only thing is the activities for kids is...More

Thank boymomdfw
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27 December 2017|
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Response from Fetherolft | Reviewed this property |
Outdoor seating $150 pp
27 July 2017|
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Response from Kit M | Reviewed this property |
I was a Gold Member for years, and asked for an "upgrade" at the desk, saying I was a Gold Member...and the clerk responded, "88% of the people registered here are Gold Members." I never got a discount. Often I changed... More
Laurie H
18 January 2017|
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Response from Derik L | Reviewed this property |
I believe the website is your best bet. They had all listings for services and I believe I made reservations for the luau on the website as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$120
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
17:30 - 20:00
17:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI
    (Koloa Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-1234
The Grand Hyatt Kauai Luau - Poipu's best Polynesian review. Sumptuous Island-style buffet, tropical beverages, and a spectacular show produced by Tihati Productions. Wednesday & Sunday.
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