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Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel

2.5 of 5 420 Papaloa Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at this hotel for 3 days. The rooms were nice, bright and modern. The resort has been beautifully redecorated. The location is central and close to all amenities. It offers coffee, tea and doughnuts for breakfast. We did see 3 bugs, however that is to be expected since the hotel is located in the tropics. Also a nice... More 

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Ajax, Canada
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we only stayed one night but it was very nice. the bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was well appointed the only downside was there was no wifi. pools were really nice with very attractive architecture as was the beach there was a small lanai with a nice view of the pool

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Kapa'a is the location to be central to all sides of the island. Aqua Shores is a quiet little hotel with clean rooms and comfy beds. The beach right there is scenic and great for snorkeling. Currently no restaurant or bar, but they do serve coffee, donuts and fruit in the morning. Buy your drinks at the store and bring... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband, two teenagers & I stayed here Jan. 3rd - 10th & we absolutely loved it!! Seriously...it's right on the beach!! You can actually stroll for miles on this beautiful beach. Never over crowded & at times we only had a handful of people on the beach. We actually saw humpback whales in the distance right from the beach!!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed two nights Jan 8 & 9 in a std room with two queen beds. The location is great, and with the beach right there on the property in central Kapaa a great plus. The rooms have some upgrades, and was clean. Pricepoint was the reason for selection. I would stay there again.

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

Thank you for being our guests. We are glad that many guests like you enjoy the hotel and it's amenities. Yes, we are in a great location and away from the traffic and on the beach. Look forward to your next visit with us. Mahalo More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner didn't realise we gained a day coming in from Sydney so had not booked accommodation for our first day. We booked Kauai Shores at the last minute as the other hotel did not have availability. We absolutely loved the retro look, very clean and our room had a great view of the Palm/coconut trees, pools and even 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 your stay with us. Yes, we provide many complimentary amenities for our guests. Look forward to your next visit with us. Mahalo. More 

Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The really only good thing here at this hotel was the proximity to everything. The rooms were clean but the cleaners would take all the towels in the morning and not replace them till afternoon. We went to breakfast and came back to have a shower, e left with towels in the bathroom, get out of the shower and they... 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. I am really sorry to read about the comments. We are a hotel and all the guests prefer to have quiet time at 10:00a,m Our BBQs are for your convenience to have a cook out. There are many restaurants around the hotel within walking distance. The continental breakfast was a complimentary amenity.... More 

Kapaa, Hawaii
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is amazing! Clean, close to the beach, and the people were very nice. I will stay here again. Couldn't believe how great it was. Thought it was going to be ghetto because of the price but honestly one of the best hotels I've ever stayed in.

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

Thank you being our guest. I am glad you decided to stay and experience the our beach front boutique hotel. It was recently renovated. We are in the process of renovating the lobby and the restaurant soon. Look forward to your next visit with us. Mahalo. More 

Toronto
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68 reviews 68 reviews
14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a lovely and affordable resort. Only 15 minutes from the airport and plenty of complementary parking onsite. Rooms have been recently renovated. Beach is fantastic. Lots of restaurants and shop close by within walking distance. Great location for exploring Kauai.

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

Thank you for being our guest. Look forward to seeing you all again. Mahalo. More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from spending a week at Kauai Shores Hotel and had a wonderful time. It started with a very helpful and friendly staff. Very close to the beach. Towels, beach chairs available for free. Room was bigger than I expected, free DVD's when we were trapped in the room because of rain. Continental breakfast with rolls, donuts, coffee,... 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 all the comments and time taken to complete our survey. The washers and dryers have been fixed and they are running right now. Our apologies, the parts took a while to arrive from the mainland. Mahalo for being patient. 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
Kauai Shores, An Aqua Hotel Kapaa
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
#7 Romantic Hotel in Kapaa

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