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Kauai Beach Resort

3.5 of 5 4331 Kauai Beach Drive, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766 (Formerly Kauai Beach Resort - an Aqua Boutique)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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United States
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210 reviews 210 reviews
29 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This smaller resort has it all except high prices and the large crowds. Beautiful pool, wonderful beach (not for swimming however), Kids pool and water slide, gourmet restaurant, nice pool side in the day and in Shutters at night bar scene with nightly music. Right now every other Sunday they have a Jazz jam happening. And I mean "happening". Very... More 

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salt lake city
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Location quiet, removed and inviting. Seaside location with lots of beachfront. Staff very helpful and courteous. Food good. Layed-back ambience. Not for the fast crowd, but great for those seeking asylum from mainland pressures and hustle.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Kauai. The place we booked was at Islander on the beach witha private owner and it was so shabby and dirty I could not stay there. Knkwing we would not get our money back, and seeing that Kauai Beach resort had openings, we walked in and inquired. The pools are lovely and there is... More 

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Calgary, AB
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all - to the people complaining of a resort fee - this is a very very standard thing these days at resorts - not sure why you are all so shocked. We booked a package deal and it was clearly stated before booking. It is $20/day and INCLUDES parking, wifi, towels etc etc... I also found the Wifi... More 

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Brandon, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here 3 years ago and noticed this time the hotel seems to have gone downhill since then. The grounds are still beautiful and carefully tended but the furnishings starting right in the lobby when you first enter are sadly in need of replacement or at the very least reupholstering. Our room was a large room just as before but... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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20 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was definitely a mixed experience for us. Three were good points and bad points to this resort. First the positives. Kauai Beach Resort is in a really good location. It's only about a 10 minute drive from the airport, which is really nice after a long plane ride. It's also about midway between the north shore and the Waimea... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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94 reviews 94 reviews
28 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almost Hawaiian dream land. Our third visit in as many years. It starts with being greeted with genuine Aloha spirit by a great entrance crew. It continues with a mostly--not always--pleasant reception. The lobby is already bright and cheerful and overlooking one of the most gorgeous sites on the Island. A beautifully landscaped, huge court yard with swaying palm trees... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are very nice, hotel is fancy. Nice swimming pool and jacuzzi. The parking is a little far, so you have to either do a valet (which is already included in the resort fee), or park and walk for 3 min.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 5 nights Jan 8-13. Staff was very pleasant and helpful. Room cleaned every day. Property is very nice, located 5 min from the airport. It has nice pools, hot tubs, bars. Property have awesome landscaping and it's pleasure to walk around and enjoy the weather. Beach at the hotel is average but there's plenty of very nice beaches... More 

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Calgary, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in January again, our 3rd time at this hotel, and had a wonderful vacation again. The pool and spa areas, rooms, and the rest of the grounds are well maintained and cared for. The sounds of the ocean and the views are excellent, the bar has entertainment nightly, and the staff pleasant and eager to please. On Tuesdays,... More 

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Address: 4331 Kauai Beach Drive, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766 (Formerly Kauai Beach Resort - an Aqua Boutique)
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kauai Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 350
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Also Known As:
Kauai Beach Resort - An Aqua Boutique Hotel Lihue
Hilton Kauai Beach Hotel
Hilton Lihue
Hilton Kauai Beach Resort
Lihue Hilton
Kauai Beach Resort HI
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
#3 Family Hotel in Lihue

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