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Kapaa Sands

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380 Papaloa Rd., Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Kapaa Sands
Ranked #3 of 15 Specialty Lodging in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just insane-- we booked with PacificCondosKauai and we are still in a magical trance over the magnificence of this place, our stay and this condo. Enough said -- all I can say is Thank you the most memorable vacation in paradise EVER....

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here at this beautiful little condo. Kapaa Sands is a really special place. So quiet with the beach right out front. We stayed in Unit 14 which was so comfortable and had everything we needed. We like to get up early and sit on the beach to welcome the day. All we had to do... More 

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Akeley, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed a week in unit 7, top floor, right in the middle of the resort. As soon as we opened the door, the view! The view, the view, the view. Unbelievable. We were thinking of doing nothing but sitting on the lanai watching the waves and listening to the ocean but there is so much to do. The owner... More 

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Top Contributor
392 reviews 392 reviews
32 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First off the property is terrific, ocean front with lots of lush vegetation. Unfortunately the condo units or the management match it. There is NO A/C which we thought would be fine given the ocean breezes. However we were unable to leave our slider door open through the night as when we checked in we were given notices that stated"... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My wife and I loved our stay at kapaa sands. I would highly recommend this condo for anyone that wants a quaint place to stay. The grounds are gorgeous, the views are spectacular. Our neighbors are out on their patios at night, and are very friendly. I also love its location, close to shopping and restaurants. Not too far from... More 

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livonia MI
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Spent a week there and it was awesome. The place had everything one could want. Comfy bed, awesome towels, and the little things like flashlights, lawn chairs, beach mats, we wanted for nothing. And the view is beyond good. Never many people out and about. pool never crowded, great landscaping. I can't think of anything that was not great about... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We here for 6 nights.. The location is excellent and the resort is pretty quiet.. Most of the units were empty. The unit we stayed in was very plain but it did the job. We stayed in an ocean front condo where we could hear the waves all day and night! Great sound to fall asleep too.. we also heard... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed in unit #5 at the Kaapa Sands. The location was beautiful, but the accommodations needed some work. The bed was very uncomfortable, it was worn out and actually coming apart underneath. We had a difficult time sleeping at night, the room was not dark enough for us. The curtains were shear and did not... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Before booking this place, I read every review I could find on this. There were several pictures and common opinions, so I kind of knew what to expect. Top unit, ocean view, friendly staff, Turtles on the right, sound of the waves, central location, etc. Most all of the people were right on, this place is awesome. You can't beat... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My family and I stay in unit 16 in June 2014, its a two story two bedroom condo. with a sofa sleeper down stairs. Great value for a family of 5, price was right at $199. a night, great view, great location on the island. had a great time.

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Address: 380 Papaloa Rd., Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Kapaa Sands Hotel Kapaa
Kapaa Sands Kauai

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