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American Fork, Utah
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been to this resort 3 times and keep coming back. It is truly one of our favorite spots to stay on the island. The pool and gardens are incredible with views to please. The staff is friendly and helpful. Very impressed in every way. Great vibe here!

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

TripAdvisor won't let us tag the correct date, but we actually stayed here in September 2015. I never got round to writing a review and felt guilty ever since. The grounds and surrounding areas are beautiful and the views are incredible. We stayed in 4222 at first, and the owner Joan was wonderful to deal with. Apartment was spotless and...

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jebett, Owner at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Aloha Jonathan and better late than never they always say. Thanks for writing such a nice review about the two privately owned condos you stayed in. Its true the mountain view or Bali Hai view units have their own special quality and both are special. I hope you will return because Happy Talk is now open and so is Kauai's...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Started by not being able to check-in to our room at 3:30pm (check-in was 4pm) had to wait by the pool although I know the hotel wasn't by any means booked out. Got to our room and is sufficient for what is needed however, there are definitely paper thins walls and both mornings were woken up by our neighbours. Then...

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Thank Adam C
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Nice facility but WiFi sucks. We were in unit 4122 and despite a repeater supposedly in 4322, there was no connectivity inside the unit. Called their support but they were useless. Pool bar is not open during the week. Hills arein u substantial and is not a place for handicapped unless your willing to tip to get a ride in...

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Thank Rolf H
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The newly updated room had a fantastic view of Hanalei bay. Kitchen was stocked with great cookware and all the amenities were new. The grounds were beautiful with the new pool and tennis courts (some of the courts are even grass). I'd say my best resort-like experience so far..

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GPR S, General Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing these comments, Ron. We're proud to be a part of your best resort experience! Thank you once again - please allow us to serve you sometime soon!

Lady's Island, SC
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a two week stay at HBR. Every time I visit I am newly overwhelmed by the majestic view from the resort. It is without doubt one of the loveliest vistas I have EVER seen. To wake up to this each day makes you feel very fortunate. The staff at HBR are wonderful, responsive to any request...

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GPR S, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. We strive to provide excellent service to our guests at Hanalei Bay Resort. In taking great care of our charming resort, our main priority is to be able to offer a well-maintained and comfortable atmosphere. We hope to welcome you back soon for more majestic views!

Kill Devil Hill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place. Comfortable and quiet. Lovely pool. Restaurant, bar with live local entertainment, including Hawaiian music. Short walk to a quiet private beach. Very relaxing. Walking distance to Makai Golf Course.

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GPR S, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Hello Valerie! Thank you for investing your time and sharing your recent experience with us. We'd love to host you again for more comfortable and quiet island moments.

San Mateo, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

HBR looks over Hanalei Bay, towards the St. Regis Hotel on the right, across the mouth of the Bay, towards Bali Hai and left to Kilohana and the gorgeous mountain range and lush greenery. Stroll the path through the trees, or hitch a ride on a golf cart, down to Pu'u Poa Beach, which it shares with the St. Regis....

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GPR S, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing these comments. We are grateful for your great score of a perfect 5.0 and your wonderful review. Our team will be happy to know their attentive, informed, and friendly service positively impacted your stay. Hurry back...we’re certainly expecting you!

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the main drive of Hanalei, this resort is positioned right next to the lush forest that separates many of the hotels/properties here from the main road. Our room faced the center of the island, pointed SE, and allowed us to be lucky enough to catch a beautiful sunrise every morning. Friendly staff that offered great recommendations of beaches...

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GPR S, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Aloha JLucky34. Thank you for your feedback. The team really appreciates your comments about our beautiful location and friendly team members. We hope to have you back again with us soon!

San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

HBR has the most beautiful view imaginable. The resort is magnificently maintained and the atmosphere is relaxed and enjoyable. The Happy Talk Lounge was reopened and is a real asset to the sight. We hope to visit the new restaurant when it reopens next year. The staff is wonderful and they treat us like family. We return every year! Our...

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GPR S, Manager at Hanalei Bay Resort, responded to this review

Aloha Nan. We will be sure to share your review with our passionate associates; they will thoroughly enjoy reading this. We'd love to see you Christmas 2017!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hanalei Bay Resort

Address: 5380 Honoiki Road, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722-5109
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Princeville
Price Range: RM755 - RM1,406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hanalei Bay Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 134
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