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hawaii trading post

Corner of Hwy. 50 and 530, Lawai, Kauai, HI 96746
+1 808-332-7404
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Lovely, pearls, Black Pearls, and Nihihaui Shell Leis

I was fascinated by this art form after watching several videos about the Hawaiian families on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JERSEYGROWN
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If you look like a tourist they will help you

One of the things I was most looking forward to during my visit to Kauai was purchasing a piece of... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
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Corner of Hwy. 50 and 530, Lawai, Kauai, HI 96746
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+1 808-332-7404
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"black pearls"
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"great shopping"
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"clothing"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was fascinated by this art form after watching several videos about the Hawaiian families on the forbidden Island that make these delicate Shell leis.They have quite a selection, from earrings, to single to triple strand Shell leis. You will spend some $$$ here- hundreds...More

Thank JERSEYGROWN
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

One of the things I was most looking forward to during my visit to Kauai was purchasing a piece of Ni'ihau shell jewelry. I researched which places had a good selection and was excited to come here. I looked around and wanted to see some...More

Thank amongstwaves
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

It's got really kitchy photo ops out front, a hidden koi pond and a nice hill for a picnic if you were in a pinch, but the gift shop inside is really great too! It's the only place we found traditional plantation style Hawaiian quilting...More

1  Thank Sarah K
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Just stumbled upon this store. Nice products but high priced, didn't even venture into jewelry part as was afraid of prices .

Thank walkingranny
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is such a fun shop! Its got everything you could want for Hawaiian souvenirs, from tropical clothing to exquisite jewelry. I shop here every time I'm in Kauai. I love their selection of jewelry, especially the pearls. And I love that they have jewelry...More

2  Thank NSerked
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Hawaiian souvenir stores are a dime a dozen. If you want handcrafted Hawaiian jewelry this is the place for you. The store is divided into two stores really, there is the jewelry side and the clothing/souvenir side. The clothing side has the normal fair. The...More

2  Thank ShellsBells0510
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

The trading post is really two stores. One half is mostly Hawaiian (or tropical themed) clothing that is perfectly fine, but priced at about 10 - 20% higher than you can find in other stores on Kauai, like the Red Dirt in Waimea. The other...More

Thank Iambic
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

We went to the Hawaiian Trading Post to get some gifts for ourselves and our friends after reading about it in our travel guide. Unlike the many other places you will find on the islands, the Hawaiian Trading Post is not your typical tourist trap...More

1  Thank Spicki
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We visit this shop whenever we are on Kauai. Their prices and selections offer something for everyone and in a comfortable price range. One side is jewelry and the other side is clothing and souvenirs. Last time I purchased a Niihau necklace and this time...More

Thank Mary R
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is a fun place for souvenirs. They have nice clothing, typical Hawaiian trinkets, and beautiful jewelry. You can even have custom jewelry designed! Prices for basic items are on par with the rest of the island. I purchased some inexpensive pearl items here as...More

Thank Karin K
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cjspontiac
22 May 2017|
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Response from Mary R | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, they do not have a website but each we visit, we ask. I have another number for them: 808 634-4149.
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ukulelekane
25 June 2016|
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Response from Grammy J | Reviewed this property |
I would call the store! The owners are wonderful and I'm sure will help you!
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jrba2014
1 October 2015|
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Response from Iizzykauai | Property representative |
Please call (808)332-7404 . We are open fro 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Or you can send the shirt back to Hawaiian Trading Post P.O.Box 430 Lawai Hi 96765. Please include a note for the sizing , a contact number and address and your... More
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