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Hanalei Bay Resort

3.0 of 5 5380 Honoiki Road, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars NEW via mobile

My fiancé and I recently vacationed at Hanalei Bay Resort and our experience was amazing. The staff was very warm and welcoming. Immediately after our arrival, we were escorted with our luggage to our rental. We decided to stay in condo 4222 after all of the great reviews we've read. The first thing we noticed when we walked into the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was on the island for business and expected a little more from the Hanalei Bay. There is no restaurant or cafe on site so you have to drive a couple miles to eat. There was no refrigerator or microwave or even coffee maker in my room so no point in bringing food back. My room didn't even have an... More 

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HBRJim, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Aloha LaBeau808, I'm sorry to hear that the room you reserved did not meet your expectations. We do offer Studios and 1 Bedroom units that have full kitchens. Our Hotel Rooms are not designed for our guests who want to cook or warm food in their units. We do offer guests in our hotel rooms small refrigerators upon request.Our grotto... More 

Medfield, Massachusetts
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent two wonderful weeks in unit 4222 at HBR and didn't want to leave! The resort has the best location in Princeville, overlooking Hanalei Bay and the mountains. We spent many hours sitting on our lanai looking at some of the most gorgeous scenery in Hawaii. The whole complex is lovely: stunning views from many vantage points and landscaped... More 

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jebett, Owner at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for the five star review on my condo and the resort. I enjoyed helping you have a wonderful vacation and am so glad you enjoyed those days of just relaxing on the lanai enjoying the views of Hanalei Bay and Bali Hai. It is a pretty magical spot. I hope you can return to my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you have never been to Hawaii and you picture in your mind a lush tropical paradise, you will find just that at Hanalei Bay Resort. This resort is beautiful! The grounds are spectacular, Palm trees, many tropical flowers and plantings. The pool with its waterfalls and lush greens and flowers are just awesome. The hot tub near the pool... More 

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HBRJim, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Aloha Daniel A, We appreciate your nice comments. The Hanalei Bay Resort is just how I imagined Hawaii when I first came too. The lushness of the property, the waterfalls and views of the bay, Our hot tub with it's waterfall cascading down the rock is a guest favorite. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed our newly remodeled rooms... More 

Seattle, Washington
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been coming to HBR for over 10 years every spring break with our whole extended family and have been through the trials and tribulations of the ownership change and it is great to have gotten through that and seen the light at the end of the tunnel. It was worth the wait and anguish, now it is what... More 

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HBRJim, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for coming back to visit us each year for the past 10 years! Seeing families enjoy the resort and Kauai together is one of the best things about working at HBR! Whether it's time together at the beach, tennis, or family BBQs, the staff here love to help familes create memories together. The owners of the restaurant are... More 

Port Orange, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our 3rd stay at HBR and now that the units have all been remodeled and updated, it was the best ever. The location has always been fantastic and the pool has also always been beyond beautiful, but all the renovations have put it over the top. The staff (as always) is very helpful and do everything in their... More 

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HBRJim, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Welcome back and Mahalo for choosing to vacation with us for the 3rd time! We are very happy to hear that this was the best trip ever and that you like the newly remodeled rooms. The remodeling of the restaurant and lounge are underway and we expect them to open soon. We are also in the process of adding a... More 

Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful resort. We are so pleased with the remodeled units. The views of the mountains and ocean are breathtaking. This is a great resort to get away from it all. There are wonderful walking/jogging trails all around as well for anyone wanting exercise. The shuttle is an excellent feature. The grounds are so lush and fragrant. Can't wait... More 

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HBRJim, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

It's nice to hear that you enjoyed the resort and liked our rooms! Our location overlooking Hanalei Bay, the mountains and waterfalls is a special place to spend a vacation. Many of our guests enjoy the several miles of walking and jogging paths throughout Princeville as well as the exercise circuit at the park nearby. We can't wait for your... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is important to know that this property is not quite a full hotel. There is no on-site food or bar, and the housecleaning is on a every-few-days basis. However, if you are okay with those two facts, it's a great place to stay and a great value for the location. The property seems to be many time shares, and... More 

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HBRJim, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Aloha, We are glad to hear that you had a nice vacation and found the Hanalei Bay resort to be a good value. As a mixed used condo resort, we do have both timeshare and nightly rentals.Each of these types are scattered throughout the resort with rental units ofetn right next door to a timeshare unit.I'm happy to hear that... More 

New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent three nights in a studio condo in Guava section of the resort. The grounds of the resort are lush and well maintained. The irregularly shaped pool is beautifully landscaped and the patio large enough for people to spread out and feel a sense of privacy. It is easy to rent chairs and umbrellas at a... More 

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Fresno, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was top notch, recently renovated with new appliances and granite counters. The bed was a dream experience. The mattress selected for the room was top of the line. Quite accommodations overlooking the lush landscape and upper pool. We frequently utilized the the rock spa built into the landscaping near the upper pool. Management provided unlimited MaiTai's on Mondays... More 

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  • Golf cart(27)
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  • Very nice(10)
  • Hot tub(8)
  • St Regis(7)
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  • Bali Hai(4)
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Additional Information about Hanalei Bay Resort

Address: 5380 Honoiki Road, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Princeville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hanalei Bay Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 134
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Hanalei Bay Hotel Princeville
Hanalei Bay Princeville
Hanalei Bay Resort Princeville, Kauai

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