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The Kauai Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2430 Hulemalu Rd, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
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Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in Lihue
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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69 reviews 69 reviews
16 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Located in a more industrialized area 3 minutes outside of Lihue. Very close to the airport with easy access to the one major road on Kauai. Property is well maintained, greenery with mountain back drop. Two story motel style building, very clean room, with microwave and fridge. Old noisy air conditioner but it works. Staff are friendly and happy to... More

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for authentic Hawaii, charm, laid back, and friendly this is the place. Convenient location that is a short drive to the main shopping areas of Lihue and close to the airport. The room was large and clean, everything was in order and this was the first accommodation of my 5 trips to Kauai this year where the... More

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25 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were referred to this the last night of our trip. it is near the airport and had some nice local recommendations. This hotel is very clean, has nice beds, excellent and friendly staff. This is not a resort but a really decent hotel with lovely grounds and nearby many things to do. The room has a fridge and we... More

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I originally wanted to stay on the south shore near Poipu, but the hotel rates were incredibly high in that area. I found Kauai Inn online and booked it mainly for the low rates, but it actually turned out to be quite nice! Lihue is a great place to stay and a short drive to just about everything. The rooms... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Of course, it's not a 5 star hotel with fancy restaurants and lots of facilities. Biggest plus are the very friendly and absolutely helpful staff in the Inn. We had a good time and anyway., there is soo much to do and to see on Kawai, what do you need a fancy Hotel for? You will need less than 10... More

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Ithaca, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Hotel in a good location for shopping, near cruise pier shopping and restaurants and local mall, Costco, Macy's. You are on the eastern edge of the island close to the airport and major roads. The pool is 3 feet deep. The Inn is in a mixed zoning area. The staff were friendly and helpful. Our room was clean and bed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The room was clean and neat. As it is right next to the airport, we drived quiet long way to reach to Poipu beach or Hanaley. But it was so easy to get to highway from the hotel. The hotel offers small breakfast in the morning. Very humble.

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Lihue, Hawaii
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The housekeepers, front desk, and maintenance man are all awesome and caring. Dan makes it a point to make guest feel right at home, and takes extreme care of the lawn. Dan has gone out of his way to even go above and beyond and tell us about the island, to encourage us, and even helped to find us a... More

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Everett, PA
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My husband & I recently stayed here 3 nights after not being able to get on our flight with our buddy passes. Someone at the airport suggested this place to stay and we were pleasantly surprised. If you are looking for a friendly, cute, basic place to stay, this is your place. Natalie who works at the front desk was... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I had the great pleasure of staying in this property for the first time. Natalie at the front made it so She was so accommodation for any request of rooms and problems if any solved immediately.... rooms were reasonable and clean with great amenities micro, extra towels etc ice box in room great location to beach... It was great to... More

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Address: 2430 Hulemalu Rd, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Kauai Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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