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Koa Kea Hotel & Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   2251 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756 (Koloa)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent hotel on the beach in the beautiful south of the islands Kauai. It is a small hotel (compared to the big Sheratons and Mariotts and you would like to call it a boutique style hotel. It is very very clean, has the friendliest staff, great food and the location is close to the airport (about 20 min drive) but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

When we were looking at hotels in Kauai, we wanted to make sure that we stayed in a part of the island where the weather was less temperamental (we chose Poipu), and the hotel itself wasn't too big or impersonal. The Koa Kea was a great choice for us. The rooms were well appointed and the staff was very helpful... More

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Seattle, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very well appointed boutique beachfront hotel. We stayed here for an informal second honeymoon. The star of the show is the incredibly responsive and friendly staff at the hotel. Whether it's the restaurant, pool bar, spa, front desk, housekeeping, room service, or valet staff, they were all extremely pleasant and helpful. It's really clear that this place trains their staff... More

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Carmel, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This Hotel was a lovely place to stay at while visiting Kauai. We were celebrating our "good health" after each of us going through some serious health problems so we treated ourselves to something very special. We chose to have a beach front view and it was truly relaxing and a perfect view. We could see the sunset, whales, boats,... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was beyond expectations! The Red Salt was the best on the island and equal to MAMA's on Maui. The special treat for our anniversary was a great surprise, Cotton Candy desert. We definitely would go back.

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Ligonier, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been on a lot of vacations and this was our favorite. We were here for our baby-moon/ birthday. The rooms were very clean and comfortable the food was great. The Red Salt had some of the best food on the island. Love Kauai and love the Koa Ke'a! We will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Koa Kea is a great place to stay if you are on your honeymoon or just looking to get away with your significant other. It caters to adults so there are not a lot (if any) kids around. We had an amazing time. You have your own little private beach, a pool and a hot tub. There are always plenty... More

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Franklin, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can really only reiterate all of the positive things that have been said about this lovely resort set right on the water in Poipu. We were celebrating our 30th Anniversary and were greeted warmly at reception and led to a beautiful room with a bottle of champagne. Every employee was friendly and helpful, no matter what the request. We... More

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Lihue, Hawaii
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away among the many bigger hotels built after Iniki is this reminder of days long past. Old Lava rock walls, beautiful grounds where I used to take my children for Sunday brunch. Now a high end very personal and intimate hotel on the greatest beach ever created. If you want privacy and attention to detail, this is the place.... More

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Papillion, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a wonderful place to spend time together such as a honeymoon or second honeymoon, this is the place. The room was perfect. We were served French Champaign the first night in our room and they provided fresh flowers as well. The staff was excellent. The were there to assist you in a flash. It was... More

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  • Red salt(79)
  • Pool bar(19)
  • Very nice(18)
  • Hot tub(14)
  • Ocean view room(14)
  • Valet parking(10)
  • Grand Hyatt(8)
  • Great location(7)
  • North shore(5)
  • Lounge chair(4)

Additional Information about Koa Kea Hotel & Resort

Address: 2251 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Poipu > Koloa
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Poipu
#1 Luxury Hotel in Poipu
#1 Romantic Hotel in Poipu
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Poipu
#4 Family Hotel in Poipu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Koa Kea Hotel & Resort 4.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Koa Kea is a luxury boutique hotel with unmatched proximity to the ocean. Red Salt Restaurant and the Spa at Koa Kea are the newest additions to Poipu Beach, a great location for enjoying Kauai. ... more   less 
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