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17 Palms Kauai

414 Wailua Kai Street, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Ranked #1 of 15 Specialty lodging in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
cosmo311 Northridge, California
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Northridge, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I call this place the Tree House, an adorable little guest house, where a big tree stands guard out side. Tony and I stayed 4 nights. We found the place to be spacious, spotless, and well furnished with a full kitchen, great bed linens, beach chairs, ac in the bedroom, towels, the works. The area of Kaapa we loved, you... More

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Sherman Oaks, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Kauai four times before, but the spaciousness, charm, comfort and convenience of 17 Palms made this the best visit there yet. We could get anywhere on the island with ease, and the number of cool spots to explore within a walk or a short drive was endless. We barbecued nearly every night to take advantage of the... More

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Frisco, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was wanting a nice place to stay for a combination anniversary and birthday trip for my wife. I did not want the stereotypical "hotel" but something a little more private and simple. 17 Palms Kauai ticked all the boxes. The location on the East side made us equidistant from both ends of the highway. The construction of the cottage... More

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cool, comfortable, well-equipped cottage. Hip decor, quality furnishings (awesome bed), lots of thoughtful extras. Location was super convenient if you want to explore the whole island as we did. We took a heli flight from Lihue airport; hiked trails from the Kalalau Look out and along the Napali Coast; swam near Kekaha, Hanalei Bay, and Kapaa; kayaked along the northeast... More

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New York City, New York
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

It was out first time renting a house through VRBO and my first time in Kauai. I could not have asked for a better experience. This sweet cottage is in a great central location to the north and south of the island. The cottage is lovely- we were greeted with a bowl of fruit and fabulous guide books that really... More

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Milan, Italy
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Aloha! We are a group of 4 Italian friends who spent, at the end of their Hawaiian vacation, 5 days at the Meli Meli cottage. We couldn't have asked for better. The cottege is large, bright and really well furnished... so much that makes you feel at home. We would have liked to have more days just to enjoy the... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We stayed in the Meli Meli cottage for 4 nights. The cottage is furnished with everything you might need. It is done with nice and warm colors. For us it felt like a little home. The welcome we received was absolutely great, some drinks in the fridge, fresh fruit from the garden and also a phone call from the owners... More

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San Francisco, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Hale Iki was the best little vacation cottage we could ask for -- from a convenient location just off the beach in Kapa'a to the full kitchen to the lanai and onsite laundry to the soft, comfy bed linens and towels and beach equipment. And the location couldn't be beat -- it's a 10 min drive from LIH and it's... More

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Loveland, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We enjoyed staying @ Hale Iki cottage for 5 nights in early April. The cottage was clean, comfortable, aesthetic, and well equipped. Jeff and Ross were very helpful. The location made it easy to get to the North and South shores. Hukilau Lanai, Caffe Coco, and Passion Bakery Cafe are good restaurants a short walk away. And, my botanist wife,... More

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Calgary
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We were very fortunate to stay in the Meli Meli cottage for 12 nights @ the beginning of March. When asked where we were staying by other island visitors we replied," oh @ the cutest little cottage in Kapaa". The location is great to explore all areas of the island, with grocery stores, pharmacies & numerous restaurants all within walking... More

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Address: 414 Wailua Kai Street, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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17 Palms Kauai is comprised of two Kauai vacation cottages in a garden setting chosen by Conde Nast Traveller Mag. As "one of the 5 perfect places to stay on Kauai" - a private oasis adjacent to Wailua Bay, one of Kauai's most popular beaches (made famous in Elvis' Blue Hawaii). Everything you need during your Kauai vacation is a short walk, located across the street from the beach path and one block from tons of restaurants and shops, rentals, etc. These are fully equipped, free-standing homes with complete amenities including complete kitchens, laundry, dishwasher, sharp knives!, Wi-Fi, and many other niceties, a true home away from home. ... more   less 
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