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Kauai Shores Hotel

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Enjoy the accommodations at our beachfront, resort-like property situated along a secluded beach on Kauai's Royal Coconut Coast. The property features six beachfront acres of lush tropical lawns and gardens and two outdoor swimming pools. Bicycle rental amenity is included with your hospitality fee. Join us for breakfast, lunch, happy hour, and dinner at our restaurant Lava Lava Beach Club - right on the beachfront. For your convenience, our sundry is open 7 AM to 11 PM daily. Contemporary guest room accommodations feature sleek, retro-modern designs, vibrant island colors, island-style decor featuring mini-refrigerators, Keurig coffee makers, private lanais and beautiful mountain, garden, pool or ocean views. With the daily Hospitality Fee, guests enjoy amenities including in-room coffee, outdoor yoga classes, Wifi Internet access throughout the hotel, use of beach towels and chairs, local and toll-free phone calls, hot tub, luggage service (no overnight storage) and self-parking.
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I stayed at Kauai Shores Hotel for 6 nights as a solo traveler & had a great experience. The room was fine, nothing particularly fancy but it did the job. The grounds at the hotel are lovely - very well maintained. The staff at the hotel was wonderful - super warm, friendly and
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We stayed here in Feb 2018 traveling via Costco.Travel. Found accommodations clean and staff helpful and friendly. Location right on the beach was perfect and we would strongly recommend an ocean view room. Hotel is centrally located on the island and make it easy to travel
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Response from HHR_CustomerService, Customer Care Team at Kauai Shores Hotel
Responded 17 Apr 2018
Aloha Thank you for your real gem of a review! We are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay here with us and all the our hotel has to offer from our great location to our lovely views. We hope to welcome you again soon. Mahalo Tara
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If it was $100 per night, I'd get it. But all-in we spent $190 per night there. It's a Motel 6. Do I need to say more? Beach in unswimmable, food is crap, room are...well...Motel 6. Why? I just don't get why. You're going to freaking Hawaii. Besides, giving them a good
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Kauai Shores really captures the essence of an island vacation! The beach is wonderful, the rooms were clean and all of the the staff was helpful and kind. We really enjoyed the access to Lava Lava Beach Club as well- can't beat that "toes in the sand" dining.
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Response from HHR_CustomerService, Customer Satisfaction Specialist at Kauai Shores Hotel
Responded yesterday
Aloha Thank you for your review of our hotel and your five star rating. We love that you had a great vacation with us and it makes us very happy to read you felt our hotel captures the essence of an island vacation. We are very lucky to be located in an amazing location with a beautiful beach and we are happy to see you felt the true aloha spirit from our staff. We would love to welcome you again for another perfect vacation. Warmest Aloha Tara
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Only spent 2 days in Kauai. From the initial text message before we checked in to the care package of snacks when we left...great hospitality and spacious rooms. Great breakfast too at the Lave Lave .bar.
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Response from HHR_CustomerService, Customer Satisfaction Specialist at Kauai Shores Hotel
Responded yesterday
Aloha Thank you for your review of our hotel We are delighted to read you had pleasant vacation with us. We love that from before checking in to while you were here with us you felt the true spirit of aloha. We would love to welcome you again for another pleasant vacation. Warmest Aloha Tara
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Aloha Thank you for your question. Our deluxe rooms are equipped with a kitchenette with a full fridge, plates, utensils, coffee makes, and a hot plate. Mahalo Tara
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Aloha Our bikes are beach cruisers they are just single speed bikes meant to ride around the local area and take in all the area has to offer. Mahalo
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What amenities do you offer? Please be specific as I find this very important when I travel with my family and like to keep the children occupied? Do you offer Yoga every day or just how often? Is there an amenities fee? If so, how much is it per night and what do “we” get for it? Are your bikes single speed Crusiers or bikes with gears to make travelling easier and more enjoyable for people of varied ages and abilities? Do you have BBQS? I always enjoy getting to know other guests in the evening around the BBQ and sharing ideas! Being able to BBQ a nice steak at the end of the day is always a highlight of any vacation for us! What does the second pool look like? Please post a picture of the second pool! Is it safe to swim at the beach in front of the hotel or do you need to be a really good swimmer? Is it a smooth sandy beach? Do you have a Lifeguard? Will my children be safe in the pool or do they need to be attended at all times? How many Handicapped parking stalls do you have? Do your balconies offer any privacy or sound abatement from adjacent rooms? If anyone’s has stayed here and can answer these questions or post pictures, please do? I am particularly interested in seeing the second pool - thanks! What time does the music from your restaurant stop playing at night? If I have a room near the restaurant will it be noisy at night? Do you have elevators to accommodate elderly people or persons with disabilities? Is smoking permitted on site? I hope not! Will someone please post a picture of what the bathrooms look like? Is this a destination hotel where a family might like to spend a couple of weeks or is it more of a stopover hotel better suited to staying a few nights? The pictures look lovely but there aren’t enough of them. The location seems like it should be great!
It’s pretty hard to answer your questions in this format. Almost all your answers can be found on their website. They don’t do Yoga everyday, it’s a a schedule posted for your convince. I didn’t see any BBQ’s but the lobby restaurant was very enjoyable with live music. No resort fee separate. Pretty sure parking also was included. Limited parking spots. Location is great. Hotel is great “smaller” type hotel. The building itself is more like motel style.
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"One at another property"
"There isn't really an "ocean view" but it's so closeby that you don't need one!"
"Second floor pool view are the best"
"Rooms facing parking lot look bare outside but face second small pool"
"Excellent for families"
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PRICE RANGE
US$171 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
kauai sands kapaakauai sands hotelhotel kauai sands
LOCATION
United StatesHawaiiKauaiKapaa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
200
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