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Hale Kua

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   4896-E Kua Road, Lawai, Kauai, HI 96765
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Ranked #3 of 3 Lawai B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014
Donna H Mukilteo, Washington
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Mukilteo, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The is a center jewel on Kauai's crown. My husband and I were pleased with this beautiful location, clean and well arranged apartment. We lived in the Banana Patch, one off three apartments located on a private for a week and enjoyed every minute of our time. Cathy and Bill were amazing hosts. The Banana Patch had a large bedroom,... More

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Kailua, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in the cottage. It had everything needed for a perfect getaway: some kitchen essentials to help with cooking, beach towels, gorgeous view, soft bed, cool breeze, TV/DVD for movie nights, lush green landscape, wrap around porch, and washer/dryer to help after the muddy waterfall hiking days. A true nature lovers perfect hideaway! The location is... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Needed a nice but affordable place near south shore for a night- this fit the bill. Accommodation was essentially a small apartment off the main house that included living area, kitchette, bath, and bedroom. Friendly hosts, surrounded by verdant Hawaiian beauty, quiet- just what I was looking for.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We stayed at Hale Kua for 3 days. The location was absolutely beautiful, very relaxing, private, and tropical. The sounds of the birds and even the cows were a treat, and gave us a real feeling of belonging, in a way staying at a large resort never could. The rooms were large, with a nice kitchen and washer and dryer.... More

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Our family (two adults, two teenagers) stayed at the Taro Patch for six nights. We loved that it was in a forest away from busy tourist places and yet centrally located within an easy drive to all parts of the island. We had a kitchen for cooking whatever we wanted and use of a cooler and beach equipment. After a... More

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Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

How great to stay at a private hideaway in a lush, tropical forest! Our cottage was immaculate and well-equipped (kitchen, washer and dryer--even beach chairs a cooler!). Although not on the beach, it's 15 minutes away and the location is central on a small island. Bill and Cathy were so friendly and helpful; answering our many questions and providing thoughtful... More

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Yuba City, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This property is in a nice setting, and was clean. Despite their advertisement as a Bed and Breakfast, they are not a conventional B&B, in fact they only provide in room muffins/coffee/tea to customers who book through an online service. For most customers, the breakfast is you provide and prepare your own in the in room kitchen. Don't expect a... More

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Am sitting in the Cottage at Hale Kua with screened doors open to the late afternoon breezes. A storm is moving in from the south and the views are even more dramatic. I am writing this as a response to the recent review that makes one feel as though there is a problem here at Hale Kua. I have been... More

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Berkeley, California
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed at Hale Kua for a week this summer and loved it! I have been to Kauai many times before and stayed in the tourist areas on the beach, but I enjoyed staying here so much more. It's only a 10 minute drive to Poi Pu beach and when you come back it is paradise. We... More

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Puhi, Hawaii, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This B&B was recommended by a friend on island for some friends of our. They loved it! The location is hidden and feels like a perfect Kauai place to stay. The rates are great, it's just a short drive to town and Lihue and very easy for accessing Poipu, the west side and Waimea Canyon. Princeville is only an hour... More

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Address: 4896-E Kua Road, Lawai, Kauai, HI 96765
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lawai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hale Kua 3*
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