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hawaii trading post

Corner of Hwy. 50 and 530, Lawai, Kauai, HI 96746
+1 808-332-7404
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Best Gift Shop on the Island

It's got really kitchy photo ops out front, a hidden koi pond and a nice hill for a picnic if you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sarah K
Missoula, Montana
Nice, pricey

Just stumbled upon this store. Nice products but high priced, didn't even venture into jewelry part... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Lake Mary, Florida
via mobile
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Corner of Hwy. 50 and 530, Lawai, Kauai, HI 96746
+1 808-332-7404
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's got really kitchy photo ops out front, a hidden koi pond and a nice hill for a picnic if you were in a pinch, but the gift shop inside is really great too! It's the only place we found traditional plantation style Hawaiian quilting...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Just stumbled upon this store. Nice products but high priced, didn't even venture into jewelry part as was afraid of prices .

Thank walkingranny
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is such a fun shop! Its got everything you could want for Hawaiian souvenirs, from tropical clothing to exquisite jewelry. I shop here every time I'm in Kauai. I love their selection of jewelry, especially the pearls. And I love that they have jewelry...More

1  Thank NSerked
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Hawaiian souvenir stores are a dime a dozen. If you want handcrafted Hawaiian jewelry this is the place for you. The store is divided into two stores really, there is the jewelry side and the clothing/souvenir side. The clothing side has the normal fair. The...More

Thank ShellsBells0510
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The trading post is really two stores. One half is mostly Hawaiian (or tropical themed) clothing that is perfectly fine, but priced at about 10 - 20% higher than you can find in other stores on Kauai, like the Red Dirt in Waimea. The other...More

Thank Iambic
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We went to the Hawaiian Trading Post to get some gifts for ourselves and our friends after reading about it in our travel guide. Unlike the many other places you will find on the islands, the Hawaiian Trading Post is not your typical tourist trap...More

Thank Spicki
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We visit this shop whenever we are on Kauai. Their prices and selections offer something for everyone and in a comfortable price range. One side is jewelry and the other side is clothing and souvenirs. Last time I purchased a Niihau necklace and this time...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is a fun place for souvenirs. They have nice clothing, typical Hawaiian trinkets, and beautiful jewelry. You can even have custom jewelry designed! Prices for basic items are on par with the rest of the island. I purchased some inexpensive pearl items here as...More

Thank Karin K
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Really nice shop. We didn't purchase any jewelry, but it all looked lovely. The clothing and souvenirs were top notch and different form the typical souvenir shops.

Thank Carinda B
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We thought it would be more authentic items. The jewelry was unique, but not for everyone. The souvenirs were disappointing as most were not even made in Hawaii. If you want something more authentic, there is a great craft market we came across in a...More

Thank Alexandria B
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22 May 2017|
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Response from Mary R | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, they do not have a website but each we visit, we ask. I have another number for them: 808 634-4149.
25 June 2016|
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Response from Grammy J | Reviewed this property |
I would call the store! The owners are wonderful and I'm sure will help you!
1 October 2015|
Response from Iizzykauai | Property representative |
Please call (808)332-7404 . We are open fro 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Or you can send the shirt back to Hawaiian Trading Post P.O.Box 430 Lawai Hi 96765. Please include a note for the sizing , a contact number and address and your... More