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Address: 3-3601 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-8411
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+1 808-742-1214

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If you like Koa, you must go.

We've driven by this store for years. We stopped in and loved it! My wife bought a Koa necklace. Something for everyone.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Al H
Eagan, Minnesota
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Eagan, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've driven by this store for years. We stopped in and loved it! My wife bought a Koa necklace. Something for everyone.

Thank Al H
Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Not a lot of variety or volume, but beautiful artwork by locals for sale here. I ended up just buying a beautiful Kia wood bookmark.

Thank cmall0ry
Surprise, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The Koa Wood Store is located in Lihui, the capitol city of Kauai. The store has a great selection of koa wood items, most made right there in the shop. If you appreciate beautiful handcrafted wood then you must stop here.

Thank Glenn S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

My husband is a knife maker and I wanted to bring him by while we were on our honeymoon. No available lumber but we found some wonderful pieces to bring home. Definitely recommend this to those who are looking for a unique souvenir from this gorgeous island. Also, the cashier was incredibly sweet and informative.

Thank Priscilla R
New Braunfels, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

This was a small shop. They had a lot of wood boxes and pens. Prices seemed fair. Very easy to get to. Right off the main road.

Thank texasinsurancegirl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This shop specializes in high quality products made with the Acacia species of Koa wood found only in Hawaii. The most sought after variety is curly Koa which has extraordinary patterns & iridescent highlights. An object made of Koa wood is a wonderful and memorable souvenir of your Hawaiian holiday. Note, these objects are not cheap as Koa wood is... More 

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Fullerton, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

If you like Koa, then a stop at the Koa store is a must. It is right by the turn off to Waimea Falls. They have some very nice high quality items. If you are in to wood working, they also sell Koa wood that you can take home and create your own item.

Thank RockNCreekGirl
Hull, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

As you're driving through Lihue this stop is very convenient off the hwy. It's a small showroom / shop with some very unique koa products - all local and all very high quality. The pricing is very reasonable for the quality of the craftsmanship. There are definitely some expensive items here but you will also find items in the lower... More 

Thank dalcy3
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Cute little store with lots of Lazar cut koa wood ornaments, magnets. Jewelry. This feels like a new business that is building their repertoire of artistic products. Great boxes, a few Hand made bowls, chop sticks, & cribbage boards. Hope they get more local wood working artists as they grow. You should definitely stop by and check them out.

Thank Darcy N
Wilmington nc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

Quality merchandise at reasonable prices. Excellent craftsmanship. Have purchased Koa lamp, large jewelry box, many other items. Fabulous momentos of Kauau visits!

Thank Trudy B

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