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Honu'ea International Hostel Kauai

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Aloha and welcome to our family owned, family operated 34 person hostel on the amazing island of Kaua'i! Our hostel has enforced quiet hours from 10pm-7am. We are not a party style hostel. We hope guests will take advantage of our low prices and quality service so that you may enjoy Kauai hikes and outdoor activities that are our premier location provides. Honu'ea International Hostel Kauai resides in the heart of Kapa'a Town, across the street from Kapa'a Beach Park! Take a stroll or bike down the 7 mile Ke Ala Hele Makalae ("The Path that Goes by the Coast") that stretches from Wailua Town past Kealia Beach Point with amazing surf and spectacular views! Or, do some shopping at some of the best locally owned shops on Kauai. Dine in amazing restaurants or cook your own food in our large, newly decorated kitchen/common areas. We have two dorm rooms with ten beds, women's only dorms, four private rooms (inside the dorms), and two deluxe rooms. All dorms have a private room and a shared bath en-suite. The two deluxe rooms are in the main house, share a bathroom and do not have restrictions on kitchen hours. We have common areas available to all registered guests that include lanai (covered patio), several garden seating areas, hammock and TV room. Snorkel gear, kayaks, and Free WiFi is provided for all registered guests. Please, registered guests and new check ins only. *We most always have room for walk-ins 3pm-9pm, aloha!
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Free parking
Free Internet
Multilingual Staff
Public Wifi
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Non-smoking rooms
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I am in love with the Honu'ea International Hostel! I could forever rave about the experience I had there. The staff was incredible! So kind. They took the time to get to know me and make sure I felt welcomed and showed me all over the island. Daveed, Dimo, Sophia, Anna, Benji,
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We spent 5 nights a the hostel and found it to be a good value for the price. If you are looking for luxury then book a hotel. But if you want basic accomodation with access to cooking facilities and the opportunity to meet really interesting people from around the world then
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Awesome place to stay, on east side of island so it is in the best spot to go north and south. Easy to meet new people, and the staff was incredible, especially Daveed...kind, vivacious, charismatic person who will ensure you have a memorable stay. Rita was also awesome and
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I have stayed in hostels all around the world and have two major complaints about many: noisy and dirty. Though I can afford the 5 star places, I often prefer the hosteling culture, a culture where everyone is family. Hosteling is about communal living, about getting to know the
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My visit was so amazing! This was my first hostel experience and I really couldn't be happier. If you're looking for full service at your beckoning anytime, then book a hotel. The staff is not there to break their backs for you, but they help out as much as they reasonably can.
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Women's 6 bed dorm
"pay the extra money for the renovated dorm, worth it!"
"The newly renovated dorm/private has ocean views and a lovely shower!"
"private room back of hostel not on roadside"
"Windows next to stairs in courtyard seemed like a bad idea. People up and down them all the time."
"Second floor, you hear less the roosters."
kauai international hotel kapaa
Kauai International Hostel
United StatesHawaiiKauaiKapaa
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