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Banyan Harbor Resort

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I habe returned to this bery well-maintained Banyan Harbor property at least a dozen times over the past 25 years and still love it. Many attributes but I love it for it's proximity to Nawiliwili Harbor, beach and Lihue...as well as for it's central location on the Island.

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Tamara H, Front Office Agen at Banyan Harbor Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for your kind review. We are humbled by your continued return to Banyan harbor as you stay here on Kauai. We look forward to seeing you again.

Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy our timeshare each year. The location is central to everything we want to do on the island. It is an older property, but clean and in good repair. I highly recommend it to travelers who want to spend their travel dollars on activities and still have good accommodation.

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Aloha: Thank you very much for taking the time to do a review of your stay at our property. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again one day. Mahalo and A Hui Hou Kearn

Jackson, Wyoming
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Plantation with my family of 3 and our friends and they're 3 kids. We all had a great time. Loved having a kitchen to make meals which is so convenient. Having 3 pools to pick from was great as we could always find an empty one. The staff we met was excellent and even had extra boogie...

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Aloha: Thank you very much for the great review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again one day. Mahalo, kearn

Colorado Springs
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Over the last several years, each time I visit Kauai either with my boys or on business by myself: I have enjoyed staying at the Banyan Harbor Resort. On four different visits the people there have made sure to make my time on the island stay enjoyable. The condo's have been well maintained by the owners, very clean area, close...

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Aloha: Thank you very much for the great review of our property. I am very happy that you have enjoyed your stays at Banyan Harbor. We look forward to seeing you and your boys again. Mahalo and A Hui Hou, Kearn S

Lihue, Hawaii
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great location and great price for a stay near Kalapaki Beach. We changed units three times due to making a late reservation for an extended stay. Staff is friendly and really went the extra mile to accommodate us during a very busy season. Maintenance crew is also very responsive to guests needs. There are a number of steps to the...

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Lyle O, Front Office Manager at Banyan Harbor Resort, responded to this review

Aloha: Thank you very much for doing a review of our property. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. I am glad that our staff could accommodate you while you were here. We hope to see you again one day. Mahalo, Kearn S Front Office Supervisor

Indianapolis
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed here with an RCI exchange. Very friendly staff with great recommendations of places to eat. Our 2 bedroom unit was slightly dated but clean. Very comfortable beds. Loved the washer dryer in the room.

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Lyle O, Front Office Manager at Banyan Harbor Resort, responded to this review

Aloha Michael: Thank you very much for taking the time to do a review of your stay at Banyan Harbor. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again one day. Mahalo and A Hui Hou (thank you and until we meet again) Kearn S

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This is not a resort, looks like old condo / apartment: D43. It is not worth the DVC points used through RCI. RCI need to check this place. 2 bedroom full kitchen washer dryer double decker. Older dated rooms. Older Window unit Air conditioning on each room and one in living room loud noisy on 6 hr timer. Was on...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This condo complex is well-maintained and a short, 5-minute walk from Kalapaki Beach. Be aware, however, that many of the suites (interiors) are privately owned and inconsistently maintained. While the exteriors, pool, and BBQ's are common property and of good quality, suite 34 is rundown and extremely disappointing. The kitchen cupboards , dishes, cutlery, etc. make you feel like you're...

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Lyle O, Front Office Manager at Banyan Harbor Resort, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent in this case that we fell short. If you give us a chance to earn back...

Reviewed 23 March 2017

The owner of the condo that we stayed in added some personal touches, such as nice photos of attractions from around the island, a ukelele in the livingroom, and lounge chair on the balcony. Having a full kitchenette and washer and dryer almost made the place seem like home. Nice view of the cruise ships that dock in Nawiliwili Harbor....

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Lyle O, General Manager at Banyan Harbor Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for your kind words and we are so humbled you chose us as your Vacation Home.... We hope you will return and please contact me personally should you need anything. Mahalo! Lyle Otsuka GM lotsuka@olshotels.com or direct number 808 240 3120.

Seward, Alaska
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This property is well located and beautifully maintained. The pool area has gas grills, clean restrooms and a great view. Try the coffee / gellato store across the street in the little shopping mall - it's great!

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Lyle O, General Manager at Banyan Harbor Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo for your reveiw and we are humbled you decided to stay with us... Mahalo and we lock forward to your return. Lyle O.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on a hillside in Nawiliwili, the Banyan Harbor Resort is ideal for your next getaway. From the moment you set foot in our island-styled lobby, you'll feel the Aloha Spirit that has made Kauai the popular destination it is today. Your "Home away from Home" is a block from Kalapaki Beach, shopping, restaurants, activities and entertainment. Anchor Cove Shopping Village and the Harbor Mall are both within a short walk. Three golf courses, Kauai's largest shopping center, Kauai's largest movie theatre and world class ocean & air charters are available within two miles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banyan Harbor Resort

Address: 3411 Wilcox Rd, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9553
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
Price Range: RM640 - RM896 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Banyan Harbor Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Banyan Harbor Hotel Lihue
Banyan Harbor Kauai
Banyan Harbor Resort Kauai/Lihue
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“Ocean view will keep you away from fairly busy road but all seemed good.”
JacksonFamily3, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Call the resort/ condo for room info. Bring your swimsuit and tanning lotion..”
I3518KLmichaeld, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms away from the main road are suggested. Rooms close to the main road can be noisy.”
penn3222, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Avoid units located on the lower level and facing the main highway”
patcA3684UV, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best views are in buildings H, I and J”
Alaskanchick2014, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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