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Kauai Palms Hotel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2931 Kalena Street, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
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Ranked #7 of 9 hotels in Lihue
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 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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    4 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed my stay at the Palms! Stayed for 2 nights, as the price was right. Comfy bed, clean room, mini fridge, I am all about it. The wifi was a bit dodgy in the unit we were in... but their staff were helpful and got us all connected, no problem. Not near the beach, but close to other amenities... More

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88 reviews 88 reviews
19 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stay at the Kauai Palms when we arrive late on Kauai and don't want to make the drive up to Princeville late at night. We also stay here if we have an early morning flight out of Lihue. The rooms are not huge and elegant but they are very clean and the staff is excellent.

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Sydney, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The downfall of this property are the paper thin walls. I could hear my next door neighbor as if we were in the same room including coughing, tv shows, conversations etc. For this reason alone, I wouldn't stay again which is unfortunate as this is an otherwise great value hotel.

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San Francisco, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
27 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I stayed here for just one day as it was cheap and close to the airport where I needed to be before my flight. I was pleasantly surprised at how decent it was for the price. Check in was easy. Staff were very nice. Although my room was a bit dated looking, everything was clean and in good condition. The... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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52 reviews 52 reviews
41 hotel reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

First the pluses....good location, nice Hawaiian style, nice desk clerk, good shower and fine water pressure, refrigerator, microwave in lobby, phone in lobby, shampoo and moisturizing lotion, decent TV set and lots of stations, and decent bed. The negatives were lobby computer not working despite still being listed on website as being operational...hair dryer also mentioned on site but no... More

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Kingston, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The hotel isn't located in a scenic area, but it's convenient because it's a short drive to the airport. The staff were friendly and very helpful. We checked out of the hotel to camp along the Napali Coast for a few days and they kept our extra luggage in storage even though we weren't returning to stay at the hotel... More

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Sunnyvale, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

My girlfriend and I just stayed here this past weekend (3/15-3/17) for a really quick trip to Kauai. We were only going to be in town to audition for a film and had to book our trip pretty last minute. We needed a place close to the airport and the Kauai community college. The service here is very very polite... More

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Edmonton, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This hotel is a great place to stay while exploring the rest of the southern parts of Kauai The rooms are very clean and really what does one expect for 79.00 beds are comfortable and bathroom are very clean there is great water pressure and lots of hot water. The main contact at the hotel Mokihana is a super lady... More

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Bellflower, CA
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We booked this hotel last-minute at maybe 8 or 9pm after missing the last inter-island flight to Oahu. The staff was friendly, the price was reasonable, and the room was clean. The room we booked was just for 2. The bathroom was small but it wasn't too bad. I didn't sleep well due to the (wild?) roosters making noise all... More

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Address: 2931 Kalena Street, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
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Hotel Class:2 star — Kauai Palms Hotel 2*
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