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    Pono Kai Resort

    4-1250 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1658
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    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    We really enjoyed our stay. We were staying as a reciprocal time-share/vacation club situation. We had a 2 bedroom suite on the 3rd floor with a gorgeous view of the ocean. I am an adult traveling with my older parents. The room has a full...More

    Thank Becky I
    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    Had a great time at this Resort. No it's not a Ritz Carlton but I personally like having Condo amenities. Yes the pool is small but we prefer the ocean anyway. Super nice front desk and concierge. We loved loved loved feeding the Koi every...More

    1  Thank Tami R
    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    My wife traded our timeshare for 2 weeks here at the Pono Kai. After reading some of the reviews I wasn't expecting to much. My wife did request an ocean view months in advance. When we got here we were told that non were available,...More

    Thank Joe G
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    Let me begin with this. If you want a Marriott or Hyatt type resort, this it is not. We have stayed here for over 20 years in our timeshare. We like not love this place because it is centrally located. A short drive to Princeville...More

    2  Thank onlyharley
    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 7 nights at Pono Kai Resort. Our unit was booked through VRBO, but many units are available directly with Pono Kai. We found the view spectacular and the location centrally located in Kapaa. We hope to stay at this property again and recommend...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$172 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Kapaa
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kapaa
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 217
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    • Kapaa
    • Also Known As
    • Pono Kai Hotel Kapaa ,
    • Pono Kai Kapaa ,
    • Pono Kai Resort Kauai/Kapaa, HI
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    tommycd70
    26 August 2017|
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    Response from C H | Reviewed this property |
    I actually did snorkel all up and down the beach adjacent to the Pono Kai Resort. There are very few fish, a ton of sea cucumbers, and various other critters. The current is VERY strong, and wonky. I went out, just... More
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    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Isabella S | Reviewed this property |
    Of course you can swim there: it's just not the most attractive and safest place on Island where to swim, especially if the weather is bad, which it could be at any point and it also depends on how familiar you are with the... More
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    Rick S
    1 August 2017|
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    Response from Brian K | Reviewed this property |
    The beach is right across a bike/walk trail and is easy to get to from all units
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    "Do not stay in units with afternoon/evening sun into the bedroom. Way too hot."
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    "Rooms on the bottom floor are cooler in the warm summer months!"
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    "Just ask for an ocean view or front."
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    "We were in building C and had the best view of the ocean."
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