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    Castle Makahuena at Poipu

    1661 Pee Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9593
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good39%
    • Average16%
    • Poor9%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 March 2012

    We stayed in Unit #4303 for six days in February, 2012 and were very unhappy with the condo. I suppose the main criticism is that the beds were awful, apparently like "cardboard" in two bedrooms. The bed in the master bedroom had a foam slab...More

    1  Thank diane12685
    Response from erniekan, General Manager at Castle Makahuena at PoipuResponded 14 March 2012

    The Makahuena is a beautiful and comfortable Condominium complex. Each condominium is individually owned and is upgraded by its owners. The owners of this particular unit has not upgraded their unit due to the economic situation which caused some hardship for them. However, whenever an...More

    Reviewed 23 November 2011

    This was our 2nd trip to Kauai. We stayed at the Makahuena in August, 2011 with our 3 teens and found the unit very homey. The gated pool area felt very secure, and we used the pool every day; very refreshing. The grounds keeper was...More

    3  Thank SusiWitt
    Response from erniekan, General Manager at Castle Makahuena at PoipuResponded 31 January 2012

    Susi/Witt - Thank you so very much for your review. It is not often that individuals take the time to write positive comments and we appreciate your comment. Looking forward to see you and your family again in June 2012. Mahalo nui loa

    Reviewed 3 July 2011

    There is nothing like falling asleep to the sound of the waves craching on the bluffs, which were practically right outside our room! We had rented an oceanview condo from Castle Resorts 7 years ago and loved it. The tradewinds kept things cool, and it...More

    3  Thank Lyndamama
    Response from erniekan, General Manager at Castle Makahuena at PoipuResponded 31 January 2012

    Aloha Lyndamama, We appreciate your comments and glad that your stay here at the Makahuena was pleasant and wonderful. You are correct, falling asleep listening to the waves and the ocean breeze is such a soothing and comfortable feeling. We hope top see you again...More

    Reviewed 26 January 2011

    9 adults in 3 units on the property for a family birthday. One oceanfront unit, one oceanview, and one with a garden view. All were happy with the accomodations they received as well as the grounds. The pool was small, but was good enough for...More

    5  Thank LauraSydney
    Response from erniekan, General Manager at Castle Makahuena at PoipuResponded 31 January 2012

    Aloha Laura Sidney, We would like to express our appreciation for your comments. We do have a gem of property that sits on the edge of the small cliff overlooking the the Pacific Blue where one can view the early morning sunrise and view the...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2010

    We stayed here in March 2007. True the property is run down but we spent most of our time looking out on the small sprouting horn where we saw turtles and a visit from a whale. I ventured out on the trail to the Hyatt...More

    Thank AkMary1
    Response from erniekan, General Manager at Castle Makahuena at PoipuResponded 6 January 2011

    Aloha Thank for your comments and we hope you do visit us again in the near future. Mahalo

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • US$254 - US$510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 78
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    lalasea
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from bkuz | Property representative |
    There is just the one pool in the center of the complex. There's a nice built in hot tub as well by the pool.
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    27 April 2015|
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    Response from Bfn0526 |
    The 3 story unit we stayed in had one wall unit near the balcony door.....if you keep it on the balcony is unusablessed for hours because the condenser is sitting on it and heats it up like crazy. The unit itself hardly... More
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    Helenmaeve
    19 April 2015|
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    Response from bkuz | Property representative |
    I have been a Makahueana owner for several years, and I know of only one single bedroom unit in the complex. I don't know if there is a sleeper sofa in that unit. My unit is two bed, two bath, and I think I could match... More
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    "Make sure the construction is over or get a big discount and live with it."
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    "Rental condos, some from existing owners and also from the complex."
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    "The more you pay the better your view."
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    "get the ocean view, it's worth it"
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