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Fern Grotto Inn

4561 Kuamoo Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Fern Grotto Inn
Ranked #2 of 15 Specialty lodging in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Leander, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just returned from our Hawaii vacation. We stayed at Fern Grotto Inn. We both loved it! We stayed in the River Cabin which was nicely kept yet had a very down to earth comfortable feel. It was well stocked with little necessities which are easy to forget, or annoying to have to purchase to use for... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For our honeymoon we stayed in the Garden Cottage, and could not have been happier with it! The pictures on the website haven't been updated as of June 2014, and don't show the moderately small flatscreen TV, larger bed, and added kitchen counter space and stools. For checking in, we just told the owner Paul when we were arriving, and... More

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Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I just returned from a week's stay in the Garden Cottage.The Garden Cottage is beautiful, had everything we could have wanted, and is super well-maintained. While the pictures on the website don't show it, it now has a kitchen sink and bar to sit at. The kitchenette was well-stocked with dishes and utensils. The double-headed shower was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a great time staying here. It was reccomended to us by friends and did not disappoint. The room was clean and had all the amenities of a big hotel, but had a style that made it more comfortable. We used the kayak to paddle around the river and get to the Secret Falls hike. Then we took... More

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Mukilteo, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed 7 days in one of the creek side bungalows. It was one room with a bath and a small cooking center (no stove). We had everything we needed; the washer, dryer, and phone were a bonus. We appreciated the use of a kayak and a cooler. We enjoyed the garden-like setting and unhotel-like atmosphere. Paul... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Spent a week in Kauai and stayed here; when we go back, this is where we will stay again. The location in Kapaa gives relatively easy access to the whole island (45 min to Hanalei, an hour to Waimea). Its just off the main highway, but you never hear road noise. Just know that you aren't walking distance to the... More

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Farmington, New Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

Had 3 nights in Fern Grotto Inn. (Ohana House - 3bed/3bath) Fantastic location and well worth the price. The manager/owner of the property was the most friendly and helpful person that I have ever encountered while on vacation. He helped us make our trip significantly better. The house was bigger and better that I thought when I booked it online.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Excellent property, which lived up to all its expectations. We rented the Ohana house, which was a typical Hawaiian plantation style home, spacious, and very tastefully decorated. Comfortable beds were a plus. Huge kitchen with all amenities, with washer and dryer. The house was spotlessly clean, and the grounds were perfectly manicured. Lots of fruit trees (mango and starfruit) which... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My partner and I stayed in the Coco Cottage at the Fern Grotto Inn for 5 nights during May. It is a lovely spacious cottage with plenty of room to relax and lounge in (and avoid the rain!). It's a centrally located spot than enabled us easy access to the sunnier southern beaches as well as heading north to check... More

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Largo, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed in Canal Cottage A and loved it...its openness to the outdoors (especially the view of the river from the kitchen window), its perfect decor and full amenities were relaxing and comfortable. The overall facility has beautiful grounds that are very well maintained. The free washer and dryer were a real plus. And everything we needed was there..bikes, kayak,... More

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Additional Information about Fern Grotto Inn

Address: 4561 Kuamoo Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Fern Grotto Hotel Kapaa
Fern Grotto Inn Kauai/Kapaa

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are centrally located in the perfect spot for exploring the whole island of Kauai. Just ten minutes north of the airport, the property is on the banks of the Wailua River, a few minutes from the heart of Kapaa town, walking distance to beaches and family parks. We are nestled in Hawaii's largest coconut grove in the shadow of Sleeping Giant Mountain with easy access to hiking and kayaking. We are only a block from the beach. ... more   less 
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