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Island Houses of Cayman Kai

Sand Pointe & Water Cay Road, North Side, Grand Cayman
Island Houses of Cayman Kai
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented a condo here for a week. It was on the north side of the island facing the bay. The condo was quite adequate with two bedrooms and two baths and a decent kitchen. Ours was on the second level, with a nice rather large screened in porch/balcony facing the bay. This area is not "touristy" but more residential.... More 

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Oxford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

What a great place and a great time! We stayed at Cloud Nine (#9) for 6 nights with our 3 girls (8-13) April 2015 and had an awesome time. Cloud Nine is everything advertised! Comfortable, spacious, bikes, Kayaks etc. We used it all. Pool was nice. Bioluminescent Bay was beautiful and a short walk to the beach at Rum Point!... More 

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Cayman K, Manager at Island Houses of Cayman Kai, responded to this review

Thank you for your review It helps other potential guests with their decision More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I am so in love with this island, but more specifically this location. I traveled the entire island and this is by far the spot to be. You get the best of both worlds. A casual cove to kayak (leads into ocean and great beach area) and Rum Point in your backyard with some of the best snorkeling I have... More 

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Cayman K, Manager at Island Houses of Cayman Kai, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and input RNWagner Owner of Cayman Kai Vacations More 

Hamilton, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We had an absolutely spectacular time at Starboard Kai. It was beautifully decorated and very clean. Everything you need is available. You cannot get a better location than this on the island with Rum Point in the front and bio lagoon in the back. It is in a quieter location which was right for us. Even talked to some folks... More 

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Cayman K, Manager at Island Houses of Cayman Kai, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and hoping you will return soon More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

My husband, daughter, and I just spent 10 relaxing days at Island Sunset #16. The owners, Chris and Lori, were also on the island and brought us board games one day when it was raining. They are so thoughtful and have been great to work with. Bob Wagner was also great to work with and very knowledgeable about the island.... More 

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Burlington, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Starboard Kai no. 4 has recently been completely renovated and is truly exquisite. You will find it fully equipped for all your requirements the only things to pick up coming from the airport are groceries and drinks. Being a senior the proximity of the pool,ocean,as well as the local restaurants was most attractive. There are also available bikes and ocean... More 

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Cayman K, Manager at Island Houses of Cayman Kai, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review on your recent trip and stay at Starboard Kai Island House #4. We are glad you enjoyed your accommodations. Robert Wagner Manager More 

Morristown, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We were in Starboard Kai #4. It had just been remodeled and everything was beautiful and of the highest quality. The condo was stocked with soap, dishwasher detergent and laundry detergent, which is not always the case when one rents a vacation condo. There are also bikes and kayaks to use. The beach is just steps away from the front... More 

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Cayman K, Manager at Island Houses of Cayman Kai, responded to this review

SWhwriter Thank you for writing your review on your recent trip and stay at Starboard Kai Island House #4. We are glad you enjoyed your accommodations. I glad you got a chance to meet Walter at Red Sail Sports. He is a great guy I am glad you got home alright and hope to send you return to Cayman next... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Pictures do help but even those can't capture the beauty and comfort of the island homes. Everything is just outside your door in terms of getting closer to nature, from kayaks to snorkel gear to bicycles. The options to grill or use the kitchen make it budget friendly as do the various public beaches throughout Cayman. Planning our next trip... More 

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Thank you for your comments and hoping you will return soon More 

George Town, Grand Cayman
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Fabulous long weekend, relaxed as a family, kayaked in Bioluminescence Bay, Drinks at rum point. Well equipped condo with all we needed. Comfortable but not fussy so we felt relaxed. Highly recommend it.

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Cayman K, Manager at Island Houses of Cayman Kai, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and your Five Star Rating about your recent stay at Barefoot Lagoon Island House #11. More 

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our first stay at the Island Houses in November 2012 and equally enjoyed our week in February 2013. We plan on returning next year and many years thereafter! The easiest way to book is through Cayman Kai Vacations online as they are veryhelpful and provide assistance when needed. Location: The Island Houses are located in Cayman Kai,... More 

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Thankk you for you kind comments about the Island Houses of Cayman Kai More 

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