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Reviewed December 13, 2016

This was our second visit to Barking Sands. We were assigned one of the new cottages, this time on the back row instead of beach front. Although they look identical to the beach front units, they are significantly smaller. Not a big deal for us as it was just the two of us. Probably took an additional 20 steps to...

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2Thank RICHARD M
Oro Valley, Arizona
Reviewed November 19, 2016

PMRF has 26 cottages (1 for VIPs) located right on the beach. You need to show IDs at the gate and get to the Outdoor Adventure Center befor 5pm. There is a small base exchange next door to get necessary items. Get bug spray. Your cottage will have wifi, a kitchen with oven, microwave, coffee maker, utensils, dishes, plates, glasses,...

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3Thank maggiez99z
New Hampshire
Reviewed November 17, 2016

I so looked forward to our stay at Barking Sands...we had waited so long for availability. We checked in excited and optimistic. We had read all the reviews and were prepared for bare bones accommodation and doing our own housekeeping. We checked in November 11 - the screen in the sliding door was ripped the whole length and as I...

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7Thank Stukers
Murrieta, California
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

PMRF is home to 26 cottages (1 is for Distinguished Visitors), that leaves 25 for us peons. If active duty, you can reserve up to a year out, for retirees 6 months in advance. We stayed here again, for 14 days, in #1133, from 11/01 - 11/15. Arrived on base at 1600, checked in at the Outdoor Adventure Center (close...

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10Thank SoCalOregonian
Carlsbad, California
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Was here 2009 just the hubby & I and we stayed in a very basic 3 bdr house on the beach. Nice...but basic. I expected the same for this year but was pleasantly surprised when we were assigned a cute, pretty, renovated (or fairly new) cottage just off the beach. It had cute couches updated dining table and kitchen, two...

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2Thank Carmela A
Vista, California
Reviewed September 1, 2016

This place was awesome. The cottages set right on the beach and for the price of $75 a night you can't go wrong. They are located on the west side of the island which can be somewhat of a drive to other areas on the island but still worth it when you see the views you encounter which are spectacular....

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3Thank althatjaz
United States
Reviewed August 15, 2016

I am sitting here after my 7th day here in paradise, looking back on what I have seen. This place is truly amazing! It has the most pristine beach I have seen anywhere on earth! The distance from the touristy side of the Island is very welcome! This is the place to go when you want to get away from...

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19Thank DaTravellinMan
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed June 27, 2016

We just returned from a 7 night stay here. I was a little concerned that we would feel deprived by the distance away from "everything". We were far away from gift shops and crowds and traffic and expensive restaurants, it's true---but we were close to nesting shorebirds, breaking waves all night, the Milky Way, Mars and Jupiter lighting up the...

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3Thank SanAntonia
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

With the other resorts on island having better offers the price isn't that great. Your at the farthest point from anywhere on the island. The amount of rules is incredible. And you have to clean the cottage before you leave. Do not go!!!!!!!!

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5Thank Jeremy D
Oahu, Hawaii
Reviewed June 25, 2016

My husband and I were pleasantly surprised with how quaint the cottage was. Not to mention the location was fantastic, directly across the street from the beach. We stayed in a two bedroom cottage, and came equipped with every kitchen amenity you could think of. Naturally, we spent most of our time outside and enjoyed the comfort of the lanai...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Barking Sands Beach Cottages

Address: Pacific Missle Range Facility (PMRF), Waieli, Kauai, HI
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Barking Sands Beach Cottages Hotel Kauai
Barking Sands Beach Cottages Kauai, Hawaii
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“Ask for newer cottages closest to ocean”
  • Cottages on the Beach
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 of 5 bubbles maggiez99z, Nov 19, 2016 | Read review
“If you must go ask for newer cottage”
  • Bathroom sink so dirty
  • Tub and bathroom filthy
  • Mice we caught
 of 5 bubbles Stukers, Nov 17, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one of the remodeled units”
 of 5 bubbles SanAntonia, Jun 27, 2016 | Read review
“We prefer the cottages directly on the beach but the back row cottages also have an ocean view between the front row cottages”
 of 5 bubbles R1375DLwilliamc, Oct 7, 2015 | Read review
“See above comments about the two sides and front/back cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles JustJohnPortageMI, Aug 29, 2015 | Read review
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