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Hotel Coral Reef

#9 of 12 Hotels in Kapaa
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Miami Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent almost 7 weeks in Kauai this June and July, 4 weeks at the Hotel Coral Reef. Kapaa Town was absolutely the most wonderful experience ever. Yes, we also stayed in other places -- Poipu for 3 weeks, several day trips to Hanalei and the western region. We covered pretty much the whole island. But we... More 

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Ewa Beach, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff was very, very friendly and helpful. The room was nicely decorated and clean, so was the spacious bathroom. The rooms seemed to be recently remodeled, whereas the outside does not look as inviting, but the rooms definitively make up for that. The breakfast was included and tasty, they had coffee and tea during the day for free, as... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at a large condominium place for a week on Kauai and then ended our stay with a few nights at Hotel Coral Reef. The comparison was amazing! Although the room was obviously smaller, the friendly service of the Coral Reef staff can't be beat! Everyone went out of their way to be friendly and helpful. We liked that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first impression a little mistrust, but eventually it was amazing. Terrace 25 metres from the ocean, quiet and excellent atmosphere. Breakfast on the terrace, very friendly owners. A small family-run hotel where you feel at home. A short distance to the airport.

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Falls Church, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night before we went to our condo stay. The hotel is right on the beach, the managers Karen and Chris were super helpful with suggestions of restaurants. Our room was a deluxe king with a lanai facing the water and we saw a monk seal right at the waters edge. They have plans to refurbish the whole... More 

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Christopher B, Owner at Hotel Coral Reef, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review and feedback! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and were able to check out the local food scene and discover the amazing food trucks located near the hotel. You were fortunate to be able to see one of Hawaii's elusive monk seals, and we know you enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have very high ratings on trip advisor although from outside this doesn't look as fancy so you wonder if the reviews are genuine. Although we decided to give this place a try and we were so glad we did. This is one of the few good places in Hawaii who will not try to rip you off with parking/... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for the perfect relaxation, family, business or some alone time. Look no more. Because Hotel Coral Reef is the beautiful tranquil setting to start off your Hawaiian vacation to perfection. Cost effective but the luxury of a top Corporation chain hotel. Want conversation stopping to the office and Alicia, Chris, Peggy Sue, william, Shane, kasmir are your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I flew from NYC to Kauai in a much needed vacation ! Luckily we found the Coral Reef in Kappa . Situated walking distance to everything in town! Bicycles were provided for free with beach chairs and towels from Alicia and Peggy, 2 staff members who made our welcome from the start. Chris the owner manager also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Chris the manager takes 100% ownership of taking care of you and your needs. Front desk ..Natalie is the NICEST GOOD HEARTED FUNNY EFFICIENT RECEPTIONIST IN THE WORLD. The hotel and grounds are immaculate thanks to Chris who is on 24-7. Peggy (Sue) the ambassador of the hotel is wonderful and makes you feel like home. MAHALO Sonia

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Christopher B, Owner at Hotel Coral Reef, responded to this review

Aloha, and thank you so much for your encouraging words and your kind review and feedback! We truly enjoyed getting to know you during your stay, and are looking forward to seeing you here again in the future, since we discussed your desire to spend a month next year in tropical beauty! We have shared your feedback with our team,... More 

Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Perfectly located in the middle of everything, between the south and north shores and conveniently close to restaurants and attractions. Room was very nice, comfortable bed, clean and inviting. We had the ocean front downstairs room and it was just that, we didnt get to enjoy the view but I'm sure its great. I highly recommend this hotel!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Explore beautiful Kauai from our centrally located OCEANFRONT Hotel! Hotel Coral Reef, built in 1956, is known to be the island's original boutique hotel. Located in the historical town of Kapa'a, which features a variety of unique stores and restaurants for visitors to enjoy, Hotel Coral Reef invites you to experience our beautiful oceanfront guest rooms located 50 steps from the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean. Perched on a gorgeous coral reef area, great for snorkeling, our intimate setting allows you to connect and reflect with "The Garden Island's" natural beauty. Direct access to the Ke Ala Hele Makalae ("the path that goes by the coast") allows you to bike, walk, run, or stroll the magnificent East-side coastline. Scenic vistas offer glimpses of pounding surf, spouting whales, and if you are lucky, a visit from one of Hawaii's elusive monk seals. Our King and Double Queen rooms will allow you to relax, unwind, and rejuvenate your soul. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Coral Reef

Address: 4-1516 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1830
Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: $130 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Coral Reef 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Coral Reef Kapaa
Hotel Coral Reef Kauai/Kapaa
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Kapaa
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
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