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Whalers Cove Resort

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2640 Puuholo Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Healdsburg, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have stayed in Room 135 for a week each of the past two years and it is fantastic! Nothing could be better, really. Great location, modern, clean, elegant, easy access to everything and great walks all around! This spot beats all others we have enjoyed. Look no further. We won't!

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Meridian, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have been staying at Whaler's cove annually for over 15 years. As far as we are concerned, there is nothing to compare with it on the island. Marianne and her staff are attentive and evoke the Aloha Spirit. I would recommend you book your trip at the on-site front desk to start your Whaler's Cove experience.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first time to Kauai and we stayed at probably one of the nicest places on the island. Everyone was very helpful and kind. We were most impressed with the thoughtfulness of Marianne who made our vacation one of the best ever. We enjoyed our morning coffee watching the whales and just relaxing and taking it all in. The condo... More 

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Kapaa, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small condo-hotel isn't easy to find, but well worth it. My wife and I wanted a couple days change of scenery, a mini-vacation, and stayed two nights at the Whaler's Cove in Poipu. Wow, what a relaxing and enjoyable place! The second-floor unit 123 we stayed in was very well-appointed--the usual TV's, VCR, books, music player, etc.--and lovely island... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

My husband and I just returned from a 2 week stay at Whalers Cove. It was fantastic! We stayed in Unit 211 which was a large unit on the main floor by the pool. Our views were fantastic. We ate all of our meals on the lanai. Perfect for whale watching! The bed in the Master was very comfortable and... More 

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West Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

After more than ten visits to the POIPU area we discovered Whalers Cove! Our two week stay was wonderful and we left with a booking scheduled for the the following year. The resorts location and staff could not be improved upon. Headed by Marianne, the professional, friendly service helped to make our stay most enjoyable. From stocking our fridge, to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

By far the nicest condo we have stayed in after many years vacationing in Hawaii. Our condo, 122, was beautifully decorated and perfect for sunsets and quiet days relaxing and watching the whales spout offshore. Close to everything in Poipu. This is not a huge resort type condo. What it is is a small, quiet beautiful condo you will fall... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

There is no better place to stay than at Whalers Cove. This time we stayed in room 211. This had a perfect location with views of whales, turtles and sometimes dolphins, from the living room, dining room, kitchen and even the masterbath with a jetted tub and 2 way mirror. Overlooking the pool we saw beautiful sunrises, and the sunsets... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My wife and I just got back from an unbelievable anniversary vacation in Unit 135 at Whalers Cove. This unit takes "oceanfront" to another level. We had uninterrupted 180 degree views of both sunrises and sunsets with an occasional group of whales frolicking by. The immaculate unit was impeccably decorated with modern appliances and elegant comfortable furniture. Manager Marianne and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This condo is managed by the Parrish Collection, not the on-site Whalers Cove management company. The location is fabulous, allowing us gorgeous sunsets from our lanai every evening. Despite the lack of air conditioning, the ocean breezes kept us cool each night. The kitchen was stocked moderately well (not as well as Hali'i Kai on the Big Island where we... More 

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