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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 573 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2011

This is small, family run hotel located not far from both airport and sea port. To some its location may be a bit too remote. There is no restaurant or bar at or near the hotel, closest ones being at Anchor Cove Mall / Nawiliwili area. Near the reception a wending machine is available with soft drinks/water... Room was very... More 

3 Thank InterMMiami
Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2011

If you want a quiet, friendly, low key and inexpensive place to stay on Kauai, this is it. The Kauai Inn is located in Lihue in the center of the island if you are driving around by car. It's located in a residential area near the boat harbor with a small park across the street. Good view of the mountains... More 

7 Thank MisterWombat
Kaysville, Utah
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2011

Booked this on Expedia figuring it was just a cheap run down dive. We were only staying part of the night booked on an early flight to Hilo. To our surprise, it was a gem! The front office staff was so inviting and welcoming. She took her time with us and showed us around and invited us to come back.... More 

3 Thank Anne M
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Reviewed 25 September 2011

Our second two week stay was even better than our first here, because we knew what to expect and had an idea of locations we wanted to explore again. The Kauai Inn is comfortable, friendly, accomodating, and laid back. Just what we want in a property where we stay. Centrally located on the island, so visiting the North is as... More 

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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2011

If you want to stay in a peaceful hotel that is "off the beaten path", Kauai Inn is perfect. It is a short drive from the airport...close to restaurants....clean...and the employees were very friendly and attentive. Our room was ready when we went to check in at noon! It isn't an elaborate hotel with a lot of glam, a big... More 

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san jose, ca
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2011

This was our third time staying here and they never dissappoint us. It isn't a 4 star hotel but it is nice and clean and would suggest it to anyone.

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great green swamp
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2011

This inn is off the beaten path, with a grand view of mountains in the back. The rooms were "walk in your bare feet clean". And for those who love the tv - it had to be at least a 42 inch flat screen. There was a great cross through breeze in our room so I didn't need to use... More 

3 Thank swampsis
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2011

We stayed here one night as it is near the airport and we got in so late at night. Our room was clean, the air conditioner was loud, but welcome and we slept well as we had some jet lag. We loved the roosters outside and the mountain view was so serene. Breakfast was just perfect--fresh fruit and some breads,... More 

1 Thank maryjWi
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2011

I paid 79 bucks per night. Great view of the mountains, central location, cable TV, SPOTLESS!! I am serious, it was amazing. I was so comfortable....thanks so much Kauai Inn!

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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 3 September 2011

Hurricane Irene stranded us in Lihue, Kauai for an additional week. The Kauai Inn made us feel like we were stranded in paradise. The flowers, the pool, the back yards off the balconies, fresh fruits and pastries for breakfast everyday. Very reasonable. The king rooms were 89.00 per day since we stayed for a week. The staff was very helpful... More 

1 Thank Michelleedu1

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Kauai Inn

Address: 2430 Hulemalu Rd, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9503
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
Price Range: RM647 - RM893 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Kauai Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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“I was in bulding 3 which offered a view of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles cynthiad770, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms offer a throwback Hawaii experience I would imagine.”
 of 5 bubbles Iceman907, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any room seemed fine.”
 of 5 bubbles madcapsules, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Close to airport and beach with continental breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles EileenC850, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“No elevators. Lower floor has about three steps to climb. Be sure to ask for lower floor or need handi-accessable rooms if needed.”
  • Sunrise from the boat harbor, with walking distance.
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 of 5 bubbles summertimeheather, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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