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Fern Grotto Inn

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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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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so well looked after here! They fitted us in on short notice and it is such great value for such a beautiful room. Cannot speak highly enough of this place. The room was really glean with great facilities. It was a beautiful place to begin our holiday from. Would definitely go back. Thanks for the star fruits fresh... More 

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have stayed at Fern Grotto Inn twice now, and we are looking forward to going back next year! Paul and his staff are simply wonderful and go out of their way continuously to make your stay comfortable, enjoyable, and fun. Paul walked us around the property and showed us what fruits we could harvest and eat... More 

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Canal A cottage. Despite its small size it really had everything we needed. We cooked for ourselves most nights. There was no oven or stove top but several high-end hot plates that worked well and a large toaster oven. We did not miss having a complete kitchen. There was a good coffee maker and the cupboard was... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean functional cottage with some privacy. Kitchen was well supplied. Great barbeque Beautiful landscaping. Close to beach. The Walua river can be seen from the cabin. Kayaks are there to use. Would rent again

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Boulder Creek, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sweet, comfortable, and quaint cottage with nice river view: great for two people and "da kine" extras like beach gear, coolers, laundry access and a two person kayak you can use, and these ammenities, besides the awesome central location, really make it unique. Your host, Paul, is well versed to help you with input on local sights and will give... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Coco Cottage for 12 days in February. The cottage and fern Grotto Inn is easy to find and well situated to see all of the island of Kauai. The cottage is a perfect size, well kept and has taken into consideration lots of those little "extras" that visitors may need. we were so very... More 

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Kapaa, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the perfect vacation rental for our family! We stayed in the Ohana house which included a large kitchen and separate bedrooms and baths for everyone! Only a 5 minute walk from the beach, it was centrally located for all our excursions around the island and included more amenities than we anticipated! In the morning we watched the sunrise... More 

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

There were four of us staying in the Ohana House. We stayed for seven amazing nights. The house is charming, a nice change from the usual accomodations in a hotel. The thoughtful touches in the house were great. We all enjoyed the history of the beautiful property. The short walk to the beach was worth it. We all loved the... More 

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