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380 Papaloa Rd., Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Kapaa Sands
Ranked #4 of 15 Specialty Lodging in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Chicago, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been coming to Hawaii for over 35 years and have stayed on all the islands. No place is as convenient, beautiful and peaceful as Kapaa Sands. We stayed in unit #24 a two bedroom townhouse. It was a great unit, light and sunny and had everything we needed. Free parking, free high speed wifi and no resort fee.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Older place but very well maintained. Grounds are beautiful. Great location. Right on the ocean. Not a swimming beach but it's a short distance to several that are. Looking forward to going back soon. Staff are friendly and accommodating. Excellent value.

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Newburgh, Indiana
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25 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here in 2008 for the first week of our honeymoon. We decided to return this year and are so glad we did. We stayed in Unit 2, one of the oceanfront two-bedroom units with 1.5 baths. This unit looks like it has been recently upgraded with new appliances. The complex is small (only 24 units), quiet, and a... More 

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North Vancouver, Canada
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As a regular visitor to the Hawaiian islands, I highly recommend Kapaa Sands. My husband and I stayed in Unit #10, oceanfront studio, for 5 nights in January 2015. We were pleasantly surprised to find our unit to be extremely well maintained, clean and very charming, from the well-equipped kitchen to the comfortable murphy bed that folded down to reveal... More 

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I made a reservation at this condo complex for Thanksgiving week, 2014. I cancelled this reservation over 90 days in advance. None-the-less, they hung on to $25 of my money. I was not told, over the phone, that there is a $25 fee, whether or not you ever stay at their property. I tried to get this money refunded over... More 

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KS_BoD, President of Kapaa Sands at Kapaa Sands, responded to this review

I am sorry that this guest was upset at not receiving the full refund. Unfortunately, this guest knew the cancellation policy in advance. On both the web site, and in the guest's confirmation letter, it states that cancellations more than 30 days in advance will receive a full refund less a $25 processing fee. There is a credit card processing... More 

Mount Pleasant, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This was a quiet, beautiful little resort. We thoroughly enjoyed our (somewhat outdated, but perfectly functional) ocean-front studio. As someone with a special diet, eating out was out of the question while on vacation. This unit was equipped with more than enough kitchen ware for our stay. Our unit unfortunately did not have any outdoor leisure equipment, as other reviewers... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

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
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

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 November 18, 2014

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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401 reviews 401 reviews
33 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

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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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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