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    Pono Kai Resort

    4-1250 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1658
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 10 December 2014

    This was our second stay at the Pono Kai. We love it here, We had a garden view the first time which was wonderful and a beach view unit the second time and it was fantastic. We will get a beach view again when we...More

    2  Thank Ruth154937
    Response from CondoRentalsHI, Condo Rental Agency at Pono Kai ResortResponded 15 December 2014

    Thank you for your review of the Pono Kai Resort. I am not sure if you stayed in one of the condos our vacation rental company manages, but we appreciate your kind words about the property. The central location on the island is very ideal...More

    Reviewed 5 December 2014

    A Great stay. People were pretty nice, especially Cy at the entertainment desk. Although we booked at least 8 months in advance we could not be put in the same building even with our fellow travelers. Booking people that we were referred to in the...More

    Thank RobinW8
    Reviewed 2 December 2014

    Booked through RCI: The first room they assigned up was on the first floor and very musty. We asked to move. After almost an hour they worked something out and we were able to move to the second floor. Room was clean and very basic....but...More

    2  Thank Jerry M
    Reviewed 25 November 2014

    Stayed here for 6 days in Building D which is ocean front. We were lucky enough to be on the 3rd floor and had a unit with a loft. Building D is the last building to the North so it was quieter and more private....More

    3  Thank 52maui
    Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

    Positives: Close the airport Outdoors/lawns are well manicured Property is on the beach Great ocean views Pool was okay. Free Wifi offered but doesn't work. Negatives: Old sad looking rooms with tiny ants every where in the kitchen. Someone else's hair in the bed and...More

    3  Thank Thinker6
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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$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Kapaa
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kapaa
    • #6 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
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    • 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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