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Fern Grotto Inn

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

cozy cabin type accommodation. Close to the beach. Beach towels, chairs and coolers provided. Owner available to ask questions. The unit was clean and neat a had everything I needed. Small bar fridge, toaster oven and microwave

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

We loved our stay... the whole grounds reek Old Style Hawaii, which is what we love! We stayed in the River Cottage, and as soon as we walked in the door, the little touches by the housekeeper were precious. Little flowers tucked into the towels, and in cute places. Beer in the full sized fridge. A beautiful full kitchen with...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a beautiful, peaceful property on the mouth of a river that flows right into the ocean. The property is lovingly taken care of and the garden is a treasure. One of the most beautiful and peaceful places in the world!!!

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Prineville, Oregon
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Imagine that your brother has a cottage in Kauai, and he asks you to look after it for a week or two. It’s fully stocked with dishes, silverware, appliances, and even a drawer of Ziplock and garbage bags. The bathroom medicine chest has shampoo, shaving cream, sun lotion. Before he leaves, he tells you to feel free to use his...

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San Rafael
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Paul has carved out a pretty amazing little spot just south of Kapaa proper on the eastern coast of Kauai. We stayed in the River Cottage for 4 nights and were very pleased with the stay. Any time we came back to the cottage, we felt like we were coming back to our place. Especially after driving through the resort...

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

If I could rate Fern Grotto a 10 I would. I used to live in Hawaii and I was hoping to create that feeling for me and my friends. Well, this little slice of heaven delivered! We stayed in the Ohana House and it was perfection. The kitchen has everything you could wish for...appliances, gadgets, condiments, you name it. Our...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the garden cottage which was nice and private. Paul was very welcoming and friendly. There was free snorkel gear, kayaks at the bottom of the garden and also a good bbq. Location was handy to drive to either the north or south of the island and also not too far from the airport. We also walked to...

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Illinois City, Illinois
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed in the River Cottage at Fern Grotto Inn. Everything we needed was available for us to use. From freshly ground coffee for brewing to body wash in the shower to an outstanding Kauai guide book on the table to fresh Star Fruit from the tree, it was all there. I can't recommend the Fern Grotto Inn high enough!!!

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Moreno Valley, California
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We loved the Ohana house at the Fern Grotto Inn. The property was well maintained. The cottage felt like home away from home. The beds were so comfortable as were the pillows. It exceeded all of our expectations. The owner was accessible if needed. I would definitely stay there again.

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Perfect. Centrally located. Quiet. Clean and all the amenities plus more. Highly recommend and would stay again. We stayed in the River Cottage, which was perfect for a couple and provided privacy. We also enjoyed the fresh fruit available on the grounds too.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are centrally located in the perfect spot for exploring the whole island of Kauai. Just ten minutes north of the airport, the property is on the banks of the Wailua River, a few minutes from the heart of Kapaa town, walking distance to beaches and family parks. We are nestled in Hawaii's largest coconut grove in the shadow of Sleeping Giant Mountain with easy access to hiking and kayaking. We are only a block from the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fern Grotto Inn

Address: 4561 Kuamoo Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1419
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: $302 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fern Grotto Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Fern Grotto Hotel Kapaa
Fern Grotto Inn Kauai/Kapaa
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“River Cottage is right next to a park, so there is a little noise.”
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 of 5 bubbles AustinCata, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Old Hawaii cottage charm”
 of 5 bubbles HPWA, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Great Location”
 of 5 bubbles feeke22, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All cottages were awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles susanlyddan, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The River Cottage doesn't offer a view of the river itself. It would be a nice bonus, but it didn't affect how much we enjoyed our stay.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnK383, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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