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Luau Kalamaku

3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9505
+1 877-622-1780
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Luau Kalamaku with Plantation Owner's Dinner and Champagne Reception
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9505
+1 877-622-1780
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful experience from start to finish. Yes, it is a really large venue, but it is run like a well oiled machine. Everyone that works there was super nice. We ended up at a table with 8 middle and high school girls which was fine,...More

Thank clarkgpearson
Reviewed yesterday

Attended with our daughter and her husband. Resort provided Bus transportation which was great learned alot on ride which was about an hour each way we were staying in Princeville. We normally don't eat in Buffets . Food very good enjoyed the kolua pork ....More

Thank I7438FVanthonym
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our first Lu'au and I wasn't disappointed. The show told the story of the voyage between Hawaii and Tahiti and was well done. The traditional food was very enjoyable. On the beach would have been a little more dramatic but since it rained,...More

Thank Bill-Beaumont
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I guess I was expecting something a little more in the sand and more personal!! I guess I expected to actually see the pig coming out of the ground in more "primitive" ways than it was... First of all, they encourage you to get the...More

Thank Yadira E
Reviewed 4 days ago

The venue was too large. We were seated at the back of the room from the stage. Everyone is squeezed in too tightly. There were only 3 stalls in the bathroom, and for the size of the crowd was was too small. The food was...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is not your every day Luau. It is a wonderful show that actually tells a story vs just watching one group after the other come out and dance. You can also visit with the actors & dancers afterwards (up close) including getting your photo...More

Thank Good_Food_Lover77
Reviewed 5 days ago

My Mom went to this luau on her trip to Kauai and her recommendation did not disappoint. The entertainment was top notch, the food was kid friendly and delicious, and the show was first class. There is really not a bad seat in the house...More

Thank Brent A
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to this luau as part of an NCL excursion. The setting was ok and the plantation was nice. The show was actually well done but the food was awful and the ambiance was a disappointment. Way too many people seated way too far...More

1  Thank 0917hondo
KainaluK, General Manager at Luau Kalamaku, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha, We truly regret that luau kalamaku did not exceed your expectations. We're happy to hear that you did enjoy the show. Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback and write a review. Mahalo!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't know where to start. Been to a number of luaus before. This was such a disappointment and that was before the show began. Hugely commercialized! For the price I would expect better food quality. The place is huge! We were placed in the back...More

1  Thank Phyllis B
KainaluK, Public Relations Manager at Luau Kalamaku, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Aloha Phyllis, We are sorry to hear that the luau did not meet your expectations. I have brought the issues you mentioned to the luau manager's attention. We truly appreciate you taking the time to write a review and provide feedback. Mahalo!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended Luau Kalamaku during our Kauai vacation last week. The evening began with a craft fair of local vendors in the garden. It was a great place to find unique gifts and souvenirs. The evening continued with dinner and the food was pretty good,...More

1  Thank AnnaDLA
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it worth $20 per person for our family of 4 to get a closer to the stage seat?
17 October 2016|
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Response from Glenn L | Reviewed this property |
I Agree with the above comment. We had a seat towards the back and really saw everything well...Sound system is good throughout the facility.
Lauren M
how did you get front seat reservations? I'm going in a few weeks and would love to be up close but can't see the option
9 October 2016|
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Response from baseballkid8 | Reviewed this property |
Just get there early... all u have to do
Would this be a good luau to bring our 9 yr old daughter to?
10 August 2016|
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Response from KainaluK | Property representative |
Aloha and thank you for your inquiry. Luau Kalamaku delights guests of all ages! There is a train ride available for an additional fee around the heart of the plantation and the theatrical main show is entertaining for all... More