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Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel

2.5 of 5 420 Papaloa Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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nyc
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the kauai shores for 8 nights. The hotel provides just the basics. Housekeeping is slow. We returned in the late afternoon most days and the room was not cleaned yet. There is no room service and no dining on site.

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. We completed our room renovations and beginning to renovated our lobby and restaurant. In January 2015, we will have a new hotel with a beach front restaurant. The restaurant will have a full breakfast, lunch and dinner. We do provide daily housekeeping and the housekeepers are scheduled from 8am to 4pm. I am sorry... More

California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Value for the property - recently updated rooms - clean and modern and a flat screen in the room. No on-site restaurant, but they did offer donuts, coffee and banana's in the morning. It's right on the beach so the view is nice. Everyone I ran into in my overnight stay was very friendly and helpful. There are no... More

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. Appreciate the great comments. We are moving ahead with our restaurant renovation and hope to re open it in January 2015. Very soon we will have a full service hotel in2015. All the taxis are stationed either at the airport or in Kapaa town. Yes, our front desk staff makes reservations for all our... More

Erie, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

easy check in , clean fresh rooms , modern ! recently updated . well kept. comfortable beds , modern locks on the doors ! sunrise on the beach is great ! Breakfast is added bonus.. parking is a bit scarce , good eating places are not too far .

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. We appreciate the great comments. Yes, we are best hotel on the beach and very conveniently located in the heart of Kapaa. \. Next year, when we re open the restaurant in January, we will have valet staff and they will take good care of your vehicle and the parking facility. Mahalo More

Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The 9 days stay at Kauai Shores was excellent. The renovated rooms are clean and modern. Decided to upgrade to an ocean view room to make things perfect. The Wifi was the fastest I have ever experienced travelling. The location of the hotel is perfect to explore Kauai, super markets are close by and good restaurants all around. The hotel... More

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. We appreciate your great comments. We are in the process of re opening the restaurant. At that time we have a full breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner with a great bar over looking the beach. Look forward to you next visit with us. Mahalo. More

Lewisburg, Tennessee
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here 4 nights and loved it. The location (off the main hiway) is great. The service was great. So nice to have your own beach. We watched the sunrises and at night you can sit on the beach and watch the planes land at the Lihue airport. Staff was great. This is a good value. It is close to... More

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for enjoying your vacation at our hotel. We are continually adding and fine tuning our services. Please visit us again when you are here in Kauai. Mahalo More

Kailua, Hawaii
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was super friendly! Location is prime, couple minutes away from the actual beach. Also enjoyed their pool and bonfire late nights. I couldn't believe that parking was also free! Def will come back again!

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us and enjoying your stay at the hotel. We look forward to your next visit here. Hopefully we will have our beach front restaurant open for great food and entertainment. Mahalo. More

Huntington Beach, California
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The many reviews about this property are right on. This is a great value and indeed a hidden gem of a property in Kapaa on Kauai. Very reasonably priced, right on the beach, great location, comfortable rooms, spacious grounds, and very nice pool and guest facilities. At first glance from the street, it looks like a run down older hotel,... More

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for being our guest. Indeed, its a gem and am glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to your next visit. Mahalo. More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well this is probably not the fanciest hotel on the island for sure, but it was just perfect, it was way beyond our expectations for our money. The rooms and the 2 double beds are big enough, comfortable, clean. There is tv in the room, fast wifi, the bathroom is clean. The beach is 1 minute away, there is a... More

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for staying at our hotel. Appreciate you wonderful comments. Look forward to your future stays with us. Mahalo and thank you for your business. More

Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just returned home from Kauai and spent 11 nights at this hotel. Very pleased with this hotel. Simple clean room with comfortable bed provided great sleep for us every night. Free wifi connection in our room was fast. Beautiful beach was just 2 minutes walk. Beach lounge chairs were free to use. Free beach towels were very helpful. The... More

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guests and enjoying the many features of the hotel. We continually seek to improve our services and provide many amenities for all our guests. Hope your next visit to Kauai brings you to our hotel. Look forward to seeing you. Mahalo, More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This past August my boyfriend and I went to kauai for the first time. And by luck we landed on this hotel. It was perfect! The beach was in your backyard less than 100yds away. The two pools were never crowded, and if there happened to be people grilling out, they would offer you a taste! Pools were great for... More

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for being our guest. Appreciate all the great comments. Yes, we are conveniently located in Kapaa and on the beach. Look forward to your next visit with many more amenities and services planned for the hotel. Mahalo More

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Address: 420 Papaloa Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Kauai Sands Kapaa
Kauai Sands Hotel
Hotel Kauai Sands
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