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Fern Grotto Inn

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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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Milan, Italy
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed by the Coco cottage in august for 5 days. The cottage is cozy, well manteined, and very large and comfortable. Good privacy, you don't need even to close the shutters. Paul welcomed us with 3 juicy mangos at our arrival, and the description of the trees welcomed us even more! You can use the picker to pick the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the highlights of our honeymoon was the last day, when we decided to read the more negative comments about the really lovely and wonderful Fern Grotto Inn. By way of disclosure, I should state my personal belief that the majority of online review/survey initiatives have the aim of mining free marketing from clients, in exchange for flattering clients'... More

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De Soto, Iowa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Paul has a great location and is extremely friendly. The houses and cottages are well equipped with kitchens and comfortable beds. Additionally, the fruit trees and their product are a bonus as well as the activities equipment (snorkel, kayak, boogie board, coolers, beach mats, etc...) for free is great.

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Leander, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

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
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

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 June 22, 2014

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 June 16, 2014 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 June 8, 2014

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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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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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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