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    Hotel Coral Reef

    4-1516 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1830
    (808) 219-0931
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    • Excellent63%
    • Very good25%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Special Rate: Oceanfront 5th night $129
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great small hotel in the town of Kapaa. Clean and more affordable than the larger chain hotels. Dedicated WiFi in your room. Staff couldn’t be more wonderful. Light breakfast is available from 7am to 9am which includes the most amazing homemade banana bread and gourmet...More

    Thank Connie J
    Response from Christopher B, Owner at Hotel Coral ReefResponded yesterday

    Aloha! Thank you for your feedback and review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our intimate boutique style hotel right here on the Oceanfront in Kapaa! You enjoyed our beautiful east side sunrises, the bike path, and our charming waterfall...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

    We've been trying different hotels around Kauai. We had a surprisingly wonderful stay at the Coral Reef Resort. The hotel is clean and inviting. For a boutique hotel, every amenity is yours. A lagoon pool with a waterfall but longer than most pools so perfect...More

    6  Thank Marylee P
    Response from Christopher B, Owner at Hotel Coral ReefResponded September 1, 2017

    Aloha and thank you for your kind words and review! We are so glad that we got a chance to meet and talk with you during your visit with us. Since you are very familiar with many of the hotels and resorts on Kauai, we...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Terrific location, beach front on the north side of Kapaa, beautiful accommodations. I always look for smaller boutique type hotels in great locations, and this is one. The beach is only a few steps away across a well maintained green space. Numerous restaurants and food...More

    Thank kris_kistner
    Response from Christopher B, Owner at Hotel Coral ReefResponded yesterday

    Aloha! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our boutique accommodations here on the beautiful east side of Kauai! Kapaa is indeed quite centrally located to many destination points on the island, and we are glad that you were able to enjoy our spectacular...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We spent 10 wonderful nights at the Coral Reef in Nov-Dec 2017. The hotel was clean and nicely appointed. The locational was excellent- right of the walking/ bike path in Kapaa and walking distance to restaurants and shops. The view from our bottom floor room...More

    2  Thank Julie A
    Response from Christopher B, Owner at Hotel Coral ReefResponded yesterday

    Aloha! Thank you for choosing to spend your 10 days in paradise with us here at Hotel Coral Reef! We are happy to know that you had an excellent experience and that you are planning a return trip to Kauai. It was our pleasure to...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I stayed a few nights at this hotel. We loved it!! The staff is outstandingly courteous and pleasant. Their hospitality is top notch. I would stay here in a heartbeat compared to a large chain resort. It is small, clean, and very...More

    1  Thank Guy B
    Response from Christopher B, Owner at Hotel Coral ReefResponded yesterday

    Aloha and thank you for your review! We are pleased to hear that you felt a warm sense of hospitality and Aloha during your stay with us here at Hotel Coral Reef! We appreciate your feedback, and hope to see you again on a return...More

    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • $167 - $342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Kapaa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Kapaa
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    September 2, 2017|
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    Response from Laura S | Reviewed this property |
    We were told by the hotel that it was not the best or safest swimming, however there were lots of people enjoying it during our stay! Conditions change constantly here - always check with your hotel or lifeguard. If in... More
    Laura N
    August 8, 2017|
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    Response from Christopher B | Property representative |
    Aloha, no, we do not have an outdoor bar, but there are several options in Kapa'a town. One of our favorite Oceanside spots is located about 75 yards north of us on the beach path - "Sam's Ocean View." You can walk there... More
    May 15, 2017|
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    Response from Christopher B | Property representative |
    Aloha! Hotel Coral Reef is located 8 miles north of the Lihue airport. We do not offer a shuttle service, so transportation options include taxis, rental cars, private shuttle services, or shared ride services such as... More
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    "Ocean view is excellent No street noises"
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    "We stayed in the section that faces the ocean, the only noise we head was the sound of the surf"
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    "Ocean view cannot be beat!"
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