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Whalers Cove Resort

3.5 of 5 Lodge   |   2640 Puuholo Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
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Ranked #2 of 29 Specialty lodging in Poipu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aspen, CO
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed at the cove several times over the years and I had the opportunity to stay in unit 110 and I couldn't have been more pleased. It was very nice to practically have my own house in Poipu It is probably the most private unit there. It was very well appointed. Clean and fresh and very comfortable. And... More

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Sunset Beach, Hawaii, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I recently visited Kauai for the first time… and I was blown away by the amazing whalers cover resort! The views from our room 211 absolutely took our breath away, the warm ocean breeze flowed right into the living room with the brilliant blue pool literally on our doorstep. The staff treated us all like family as... More

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Orlando, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have traveled to Kauai 5 times and Whaler's Cove is without a doubt the best place to stay on the south shore, hands down. The property is meticulously maintained, inside and out and its onsight management is simply top notch. Anything you need they have and they provide it joyfully! The units are double the size of most condos... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our third time to Whalers Cove and we have enjoyed it every bit as much as the first time we came here and we will be back again...hopefully next year. We come here to escape our Australian winter, to soak up the sun, surf and beach/pool time. We have a 3.5 year old and a 1.5 year old... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

First time on Kauai. So glad we found this place! Condo 223 was beautiful, quiet, clean, and had everything we needed. The pool is on the small side, but is perfect for a serene cooling dip and sun bathing beneath the broad Hawaiian sky. The oceanfront setting allowed us to fall asleep and wake to the relaxing sounds of the... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We have stayed here twice and just love it, quite and the sound of the waves rocking you to sleep can't be beat. The staff is always super friendly and helpful with anything you need. Some units are decorated better than others, but all are clean and have great views. I do feel this resort is not very children friendly,... More

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Finding accommodation in Kauai can be daunting as there a lot of choices if you're looking for a rental like we were. It was our first time to the island and fortunately we got lucky -- we couldn't have asked for a better experience at Whaler's Cove! We booked our room through Hotels.com and stayed in unit 120, an ocean... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We just stayed in unit 232 at Whalers Cove for 4 nights. The setting is amazing, right on the water next to Koa Landing. We did a couple of dives off Koa Landing, so the location was epic. The grounds were quite nice, and we even used their barbecues one night to cook up some fresh steak and fish. The... More

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Keizer, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed at Whaler's Cove for one week in May 2014 in Condo 117. To say that we had a wonderful time would be an understatement. The staff, the accommodations and the location were perfect for us. We had the pool to ourselves most of the time and the condo is right next to the pool. It was beautifully decorated... More

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Redding, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This was our first time to stay at the Whalers Cove. During our morning walks in previous stays, every time we past the Whalers we said we have to stay there someday. We are so glad we did. Unit 223 was perfect due to the fact that it is an end unit, providing additional windows on the side of the... More

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GMatWhalersCove, General Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha & Mahalo for your kind words! Don't forget that we have all the beach gear in the office for your next visit! Beach chairs, coolers, umbrellas and boogie boards. We'll even get the ice! More

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Address: 2640 Puuholo Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Poipu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Whalers Cove Resort 3.5*
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