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Fern Grotto Inn

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3.0 of 5
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4561 Kuamoo Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Fern Grotto Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Alberta, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent property which is clean and well maintained. It has a relaxing family feel and atmosphere. The owner has provided plenty of extra's, such as: bicycles, kayaks, snorkeling equipment, coolers, beach mats and blankets, boogie boards, etc. Much appreciated. Close to all amenities. This property is a must for anyone who is looking for a home away from home with... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed 8 nights in the River Cottage and can't wait to go back. It was such a serene, peaceful place to stay. The yard was incredible, we picked star fruit & mountain apples from the trees, an orchid grew in the mango tree (mangoes weren't ripe in February,) & there were flowers blooming everywhere. The cottage was tastefully decorated... More 

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Surrey, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolute delight! exactly the way we prefer to travel. Cozy, quaint, quiet and few people. Cottage B was the right choice for us (love the lanai). Paul is fantastic and very helpful. You can see that he takes total pride in his little piece of paradise and what he does. We only spent 4 nights, but next year it... More 

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Home again after 7 nights at the Fern Grotto Inn (a return guest) and miss it already! The grounds are beautifully maintained with colorful, blooming flowers & fruit trees; very picturesque and serene. The 2 cottages I have stayed in, the Coco Cottage this stay and the Ohana house previously, are comfortable and tastefully decorated with wonderful authentic accent pieces;... More 

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Friday Harbor, Washington
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the River cottage for 6 nights. It was a great experience and we felt that we were at home from the first minute. Paul let us have the room early as it was open and we were able to get situated and comfortable. The cottage is spotlessly clean and very well provisioned. There was even a cold... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently enjoyed 11 nights in the Canal B Cottage at Fern Grotto. The location is ideal in that we were close to Kapa’a and so could easily travel to the north or south shores of the island. We were also 5 minutes to Lydgate Beach and the Walua River was literally steps from our door. The grounds are lovely... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent the first 4 nights of our honeymoon at Fern Grotto Inn and stayed in the Garden Cottage. The cottage was very clean, comfortable, and nicely decorated. The kitchen was exactly as described and very well stocked with pots, pans, and any utensil we'd need. The bed was also especially comfortable! The bathroom was beautiful with a very spacious... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 6 ( all adult) stayed in the Ohana cottage at Fern Grotto Inn during the last week of March 2015. This gracious white plantation house is set in a lovely garden complete with bonsai and fruit trees. Each of the 3 comfortable bedrooms sleep 2 ( 2 double beds, one 2 twin bed room) and has a... More 

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Northern CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 5th trip to Kauai, and our 5th stay at the Fern Grotto Inn...that alone should tell you everything you need to know! This year we stayed in the Ohana House, and for less than what we would have spent at a resort, we enjoyed a three bedroom, three bathroom house, with a very comfortable living space, fully... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My review is based on location, comfort, cleanliness, personality, authentic intuitive service and thoughtful amenities. If you are looking for large hotel's with fake waterfalls, then look on from here. This magical spot is not for you. Fern Grotto is a small collection of cabins with one large, 3 bedroom, plantation style house in the centre of the complex. The... More 

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