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east lyme, ct
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were held up do to weather and we spend three nights here. Was a great place and the price was amazing! Loved the beach. The restaurant was a beautiful spot and the food was good. Rooms were small but clean. Had little fridges. Over all, I would stay there again!

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. Appreciate your great comments. Mahalo

Temecula, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Retro style rooms! Clean and comfortable! 2 pools! Beachfront! Nice bar with nice happy hour right on the beach! Most nights there is live entertainment! Towels and beach chairs for the beach! I know this sounds weird, but I wish the pools were heated in the winter! Great stay!

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for responding to the survey. We appreciate it very much. Look forward to seeing you again. Mahalo

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a great location for a vacation. The room was clean with a more modern décor. The beds were very comfortable and the staff were so kind and helpful. The beach in front was beautiful and the Lava Lava Club was icing on the cake. This will be the hotel for all my visits to Kuaui!

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. We look forward to your continued stays here at the Kauai Shores Hotel. Mahalo

Hilo
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My first visit to Kauai. I found this hotel online and picked it because of the reasonable rate. Traveling solo for business, nothing fancy needed. This is a well maintained older hotel, that has several two story buildings. My room was large, clean - it looked freshly painted. Bathroom was small with a tiny sink, but adequate for my needs....

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us. Look forward to your continued stays with us. Mahalo.

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

To be fairminded I have to say that we were looking for some goood accommodation, for good price, nothing less or more. And so we find it. The resort is big, but clean and nice. The rooms are situated in several two-floor buildings. We had a room next to a laundry/ice room, BUT we were not disturbed by any kind...

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

We are indeed a great package. Thank you for finding us and enjoying your stay here. Look forward to your next stay. Mahalo,

Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just one night but a beautiful ocean front setting....old but well maintained. Nice staff. Bed comfortable. Nice pool. Eh though about restaurant...dinner so so and breakfast lacking flavor...staff there is great too .

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for staying with us. Appreciate your honest comments, we will definitely address the food. Look forward to your next visit with us. Mahalo,

Hilo, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Neat and clean with trendy decor. All my interactions with the staff was excellent. I am a solo middle-aged female traveler and felt very safe during my stay. Its right on a beach. Would stay there again.

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do our best to make sure our guests have a safe and enjoyable vacation. Hope to see you again soon. Mahalo

Panama
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hotel that gives you great value/price relationship. We stayed for 6 nights and got a free car rental as part of the deal! The rooms are ok. The facilities are beautiful, the Lava Lava beach club bar was great. Too bad it closes at 10 pm every night... The complimentary yoga clases are great, they have a...

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for enjoying your stay with us. I am glad you were able to enjoy the amenities and the restaurant. Look forward to your next stay with us. Mahalo

England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights, right on the beach, pretty simple but nice property with s bar and restaurant on site and lovely live music and night....pool and beach.....not to expensive for Kauai standards....the usual resort fee added....which is a pain...but ......you can walk to Safeways...about 15 mins and little shops with an ABC market only 5 mins....Street Burger is close by...

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest. Our goal is to make the hotel reasonable and fair. Happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and used most of the amenities. Look forward to your next visit with us. Mahalo.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this places! Beautiful job on remodel. Location is great. Awesome staff! Great value. Granddaughter always asks to stay here when we come over to visit family! Here she is at the pool, usually other children to play with. Nice beach out front as well for adults. Stay here for a relaxing family vacation!

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Hilmy D, General Manager at Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us and enjoying your stay at the hotel and Kauai. Please visit us again. Mahalo

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy renovated accommodations at our beachfront, resort-like property situated along a secluded beach on Kauai's Royal Coconut Coast. Discover on array of popular nearby attractions including snorkeling and stand up paddle boarding, Wailua River kayaking, Wailua Golf Course, Coconut Marketplace Shopping Center and historic Kapaa town. The property features six beachfront acres of lush tropical lawns and gardens and two outdoor swimming pools. Join us for breakfast, lunch, happy hour, and dinner at our new restaurant Lava Lava Beach Club - a true "Toes in the Sand" dining experience right on the beachfront. Contemporary guest room accommodations feature sleek, retro-modern designs, vibrant island colors, island-style decor featuring mini-refrigerators, Keurig coffee makers, a blu-ray/DVD player and Playstation 3 console, private lanais and beautiful mountain, garden, pool or ocean views. With the daily Hospitality Fee, guests enjoy amenities including in-room coffee, outdoor yoga classes, Wifi Internet access throughout the hotel, unlimited movies and Playstation 3 games, use of beach towels and chairs, local and toll-free phone calls, in-room safe, a daily newspaper, and self-parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel

Address: 420 Papaloa Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1449
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: $140 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kauai Shores, an Aqua Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Kauai Sands Kapaa
Kauai Sands Hotel
Hotel Kauai Sands
Kauai Shores, An Aqua Hotel Kapaa
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Kapaa
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kapaa
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Our room on the south side of the hotel had a great view of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles bbrooksaustin, 2 days ago | Read review
“We had a 2nd floor room (1st floor of your European) .....ask to look over garden or pool if possible...but might be more ££”
 of 5 bubbles Happyhappyboots, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Choosing a room as far away from the pools as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles denningj2014, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“2 story hotel with no elevator. There is restaurant on site and a convenience store walking distance.”
 of 5 bubbles , Oct 9, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have A/C noise as they all have window units. We had 2 bed garden view room which is the base room.”
 of 5 bubbles geb910, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
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