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Whalers Cove Oceanfront Resort

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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
Whalers Cove Resort on beautiful Poipu Beach in Kauai, Hawaii offers luxury condos in a relaxing and stunning location. Our property offers daily housekeeping, full kitchens in each unit, and partial or ocean views with 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms. One stay at Whalers Cove Resort and you'll see why guests have awarded us the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence year after year.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
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Special Price:Advance Purchase Special
Location
Full view
Getting there
Kauai Island Airport11 mi
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All reviews master bedroom orchid garden sea turtles baby beach on the rocks sunrise and sunset lanai doors no air conditioning pool and hot tub sound of the waves ocean view palm trees end unit min drive pool area sq ft close to shops
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our time at Whalers Cove! Not only was it in an excellent location on the Island, the resort was quiet and beautiful! We stayed in 131 and it was decorated beautifully and had every amenity you could possibly want including it's own safe....More

Thank JHamilton44
Response from WhalersCoveGM, General Manager at Whalers Cove Oceanfront ResortResponded September 24, 2018

Aloha Hamilton44 I am certain the owner of condo 131 and the staff are going to be please to read your wonderful review. Mahalo Nui Loa!

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Whaler's Cove is my happy place....best place ever for an amazing relaxing vacation. The location is great...close to shops, restaurant, and beaches....yet very secluded. The views are awesome and all the condo's are beautiful. Each one is different and unique....but I have to say my...More

2  Thank JAH07
Response from WhalersCoveGM, General Manager at Whalers Cove Oceanfront ResortResponded June 19, 2018

Aloha JA, Your description of condo 110 is spot on. End units have their advantages. Best of all you enjoyed the privacy, peace and quiet. Mahalo for taking the time to review us. You are welcome back any time! A hui hou!

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Everything was great. Great 2 bedroom apartment with living space on the 1st floor and bedrooms, each with their own on suite on the 2nd floor. Great view of the ocean, you could not get any closer to the waves. Great people running Whalers Cove....More

1  Thank 1kiwi1976
Response from WhalersCoveGM, General Manager at Whalers Cove Oceanfront ResortResponded October 6, 2018

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to share! Thank you for telling people if you do not rent a car (we advise you do if you want to sight see) we would gladly pre-stock your condo prior to your arrival. So happy you enjoy...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We have vacationed on Kauai many times. The last three times we stayed at Whaler’s Cove in Poipu, a quiet, beautiful oceanfront property. This August our planned one month was cut short by the approaching hurricane. The staff aided in our early hurried exit in...More

Thank Joseph C
Response from WhalersCoveGM, General Manager at Whalers Cove Oceanfront ResortResponded August 30, 2018

Aloha JC Mahalo Nui Loa for such kind words! We are truly happy you made it home safe and sound! You will always have a home here, Sincerely Your Staff at Whalers Cove in Poipu

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a 2 bedroom ocean delux room for our family of 4. More than plenty of room, we spotted turtles daily and most of the time had the pool to ourselves, very quiet, nice and relaxing.. plenty around in walking distance... 2 little shopping...More

Thank KMM2112
Response from WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Oceanfront ResortResponded August 7, 2018

Mahalo KMM, for letting everyone know how big the Ocean Front Deluxe category is, 2000 sq ft. to be exact. And for how pleasant the pool area is. The resort is very small so often you might find you have the pool to yourself. Taking...More

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ToffeeApple77
March 28, 2018|
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Response from WhalersCoveGM | Property representative |
Poipu Beach Athletic Club
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Joanne L
December 31, 2017|
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Response from WhalersCoveGM | Property representative |
Yes the BBQ's are for outdoor grilling. We have 2 located near the pool deck, and 1 in the garden area.
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dianeh632
April 10, 2017|
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Response from Bimmer29 | Reviewed this property |
Our unit had both both but I'm sure Mgt would be able to supply whatever is needed.
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Room Tips
"131 was perfect for it's oceanfront location and privacy."
JHamilton44
Sep 14, 2018
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"choose the Alii Penthouse!"
ketch2damust
Aug 5, 2018
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"The Alii Penthouse has the only wrap around lanai."
justinmP7457FN
Aug 5, 2018
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"Room 220 is gorgeous!"
G5205CPsteves
Jul 22, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$394 - $1,040 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
whalers cove hotel poipu
LOCATION
United StatesHawaiiKauaiPoipu
NUMBER OF ROOMS
24
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