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Aston Islander on the Beach

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   440 Aleka Place, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Ranked #4 of 12 hotels in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
travelingrandma91355 Santa Clarita, California
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    4 of 5 stars
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Santa Clarita, California
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86 reviews 86 reviews
15 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our second time at Aston Islander on the Beach. We had made reservations to stay in Poipu for a change, but, upon arrival there, we found our condo to be unsuitable and quickly scrambled to make reservations elsewhere for our five night stay. Because we'd stayed at Islander on the Beach previously, we tried there first and were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed 2 weeks on this property and we enjoyed every moment here. We want to thank to Brad (the owner) for all useful information he provided during the rental process and for the very welcoming unit where we found anything we needed for a pleasant stay. The grounds are very well maintained and happily for us, the resort has... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here July 5th through July 14th. We had a bottom floor room next to the stairs but it was so quiet you never heard people going up or down the stairs or in the room above you. The beds were comfortable and the room was clean. The front desk staff were very pleasant and helpful... More

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Lansing, Michigan
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall I have no major issues with this hotel. They were doing construction but it didn't bother our stay in any way. The rooms were very clean and quite nice. The only issue I had is if you use priceline and pay for a trip you would think it covers everything once paid for,nope. At the end of our stay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a comfortable, quiet and well run hotel. We had a room right on the beach. It was well equipped and some self catering was possible (breakfast and lunch). The pool was well located and the grounds carefully tendered. We had been alerted by the hotel that they were re-roofing the main reception area, and this didn't interfere with... More

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Bend, Oregon
12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my husband and i stayed there for four nights, our room was nice could see the ocean, but the doors to all of the rooms get like a vapor sucks-ion when they close, sounds like prison doors slamming shut (no i havent been to prison) in the building! also there was only one of the restaurants open when we where... More

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Port Moody, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Islander at end of June and really enjoyed our stay. I like the low-key atmosphere. Over all, this is a great resort – a bit dated, but that did not impact our enjoyment. The location is fantastic, the staff members are great, and the beach and pool are lovely.The concierge was very friendly and helpful and... More

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got a deal on our week-long stay here and didn't know what to expect. We were bowled over by the friendly and helpful staff. (Everyone is friendly in Kauaii-they seem to value tourists) We were equally impressed with the air conditioned room with an ocean view even though our building wasn't directly on the ocean. The pool and bar... More

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Harvard, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and u stayed one nt, so we could take our flight the next am. We paid the lowest price and got a 1st floor rm next to the parking lot. We found that parking lot was full when we arrived in to checkin and made the good decision to not give up our parking spot. We rented a... More

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Kansas City, Kansas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fly 1/4 way round the world only to arrive to LOUD jackhammers and demolition. Wanted us to pay $40 a night to be placed away from construction. Honestly, they should take $40 bucks off per night to stay. We would not spent our trip to Kauai this way if we'd known. Ice machine in our bldg is broke. Probably a... More

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Kaniela N, General Manager at Aston Islander on the Beach, responded to this review

Aloha.. Thank you for sharing your experience with us while staying at the Aston Islander on the Beach.. I apologize for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay.. We truly understand that there is never a good time for exterior improvements but we make every effort to accommodate our guests.. I hope you enjoyed your time on our beautiful Island... More

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Address: 440 Aleka Place, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Aston Islander on the Beach 3*
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Also Known As:
Aston Islander On The Beach Hotel Kapaa
Aston Hotel Kapaa
Best Western Kapaa
Resortquest Islander Beach Kauai
Islander Beach Kauai
Aston Islander On The Beach Kauai/Kapaa

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Kapaa #4 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
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This newly-renovated oceanfront resort offers guests contemporary island-inspired decor, six acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, a sparkling pool and a stunning beachfront location. Enjoy the convenience of the adjacent Coconut Marketplace's 60 boutiques and restaurants. Oceanfront location and plantation-style charm make this relaxing resort the most enticing retreat on Kauai. ... more   less 
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