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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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kirkwood, mo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to Kauai will not be our last visit. Part of Kauai feels lay back vacationing like in Door County, Wisconsin, a bit of the wholesome family atmosphere. Our well-appointed condo had plenty of spacious for 4 people, even we were only one couple, and did not used the second bedroom. We loved our huge balcony, the groceries... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of three stayed at Whalers Cove a few years ago and fell in love with this place. The condos are located in a quiet neighborhood on the shore of historic Koloa Landing. We stayed on a third floor oceanfront unit with hardwood floors, large bedrooms and a panoramic view of the ocean that was entrancing. The small pool... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful condo! We stayed in unit 125 and loved the million dollar view, the huge bathroom with fabulous shower and wonderful maid service. It was very clean and beautifully decorated! It was private and quiet, which we thoroughly enjoyed. I would say the only 2 things that could have been better was the unit didn't have very good air flow... More 

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

Aloha and Mahalo for your kind words! Next time you visit we have a spice package available at the front desk and the herb garden is very popular, so we will be expanding that! More 

Lake Oswego, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like a quiet, smaller condo resort, this resort is for you. It is in a residential part of Poipu and has only about thirty units. It is quiet, private, and unassuming. The view is stunning--unobstructed ocean. The pool and grounds are immaculate and uncrowded. The unit (223) was spacious and had a HUGE, very private lanai--room for three... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Condo #233 is the most furnished condo that my family has ever had the opportunity to visit. The condo has recently had some fantastic updates and the whole complex is beautiful. You can sit on your balcony or relax by the pool to enjoy the sun and amazing ocean views.

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

Mahalo for your kind words! I will pass your comments on to the owner. They just finished their remodel and put lots of time and energy into making their island home a wonderful retreat for their guests! More 

Deerfield Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

After being greeted by a friendly & informative front desk girl we entered the paradise we were looking for....the condo was gorgeous, spacious & immaculate, the grounds were beautiful & the ocean steps away, just beyond the pool. Relaxation set in immediately. It was a sweet oasis to come home to after a day of adventure. As peaceful & secluded... More 

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

Mahalo for the lovely words. Many travel here for the sunrise, sunsets and rainbows. But I am a big fan of the moon and stars! So glad you enjoyed your time here! You are always welcome back! More 

Kalaheo, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We live on Kauai and wanted to take a "staycation" for our 33rd anniversary. There are many hotels and house rentals on Kauai. But we wanted to rent a condo so we'd have more room than a hotel while having the amenities you don't get with a house rental. We chose Whalers Cove Resort because we wanted Poipu and we... More 

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

25 years is a wonderful milestone! Mahalo for selecting Whalers Cove to celebrate! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

My husband and I stayed at Whaler's Cove to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary. When we entered the condo there was a nice note congratulating us and a basket of goodies that included coffee, nuts, and chocolate! When you walk into the condo you are faced with a stunning view of the ocean from the living room. We also had... More 

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central cove
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The grounds are immaculate with some of the nicest orchids you will see anywhere. The complex is quiet and peaceful. We stayed in building one on the second floor. The elevator is great for moving the bags. The views were spectacular, the pool was great and the BBQ area was handy. Within walking distanct to great snorkeling and shopping.We booked... More 

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Everett, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for our 30th anniversary and it was amazing. We would definitely recommend it. It is a small oceanfront resort with only 39 units, each individually owned. If you are looking for the a big resort with all the amenities, this may not be for you. No on site restaurant, spa or bar. What it... More 

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