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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 4 March 2015

My husband and I stayed at Coco Cottage for 12 days in February. The cottage and fern Grotto Inn is easy to find and well situated to see all of the island of Kauai. The cottage is a perfect size, well kept and has taken into consideration lots of those little "extras" that visitors may need. we were so very...

Thank Karen K
Shoreline, Washington
Reviewed 25 February 2015

This was the perfect vacation rental for our family! We stayed in the Ohana house which included a large kitchen and separate bedrooms and baths for everyone! Only a 5 minute walk from the beach, it was centrally located for all our excursions around the island and included more amenities than we anticipated! In the morning we watched the sunrise...

Thank Leslie H
Port Coquitlam, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2015

There were four of us staying in the Ohana House. We stayed for seven amazing nights. The house is charming, a nice change from the usual accomodations in a hotel. The thoughtful touches in the house were great. We all enjoyed the history of the beautiful property. The short walk to the beach was worth it. We all loved the...

Thank Darlene M
Oakland, California
Reviewed 17 February 2015

I kept telling my husband I wasn't leaving, and he drove me to the airport anyway :( The Fern Grotto Inn is absolutely lovely--a collection of older cabins/cottages/bungalows, sited on the Wailua River. A gorgeous beach is a short walk away. We spent five nights in the "Garden Cottage", and loved every second of it. Each bungalow is beautifully decorated...

1Thank beglisc
Reviewed 13 February 2015

My wife, son and I had a fantastic stay at Fern Grotto's Ohana house, it really has it all. We found the accommodations very comfortable, nicely located with a home from home feel plus. The people who owen and manage the property were extremely helpful I would definetly stay here again. Its a quite and beautiful property, which has many...

Thank adriansaxton
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 5 February 2015

This a FANTASTIC look back at Hawaii at its best ! Mind you, this is not high rise resort living ! Our bungalow was built in 1943 from wood used to crate massive machinery during World War Two ! Through the years the bungalow has been updated , but the charm remained. I instantly felt relaxed. The floor is large...

Thank bnjmartin01
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Very spacious, clean, comfortable cottage. Has everything one would need for their stay. Beautiful grounds that are secluded from the hustle and bustle. Every need is addressed by the owner quickly and graciously. Would return in a heartbeat. It was a wonderful stay.

Thank TomandCarol R
Corvallis, Oregon
Reviewed 24 January 2015

I wish I could give 4.5 stars. We stayed at the Garden Cottage and enjoyed the space and the amenities. Great sheets, bed, towels and almost everything we needed. Access to kayaks and bikes were great and the cottage has a great view of the river. Paul was great and very gracious. The location is a little close to the...

2Thank kdctravels
Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 19 January 2015

This place was truly excellent. The cottage we stayed in [Garden Cottage] was fantastic. It was really nicely decorated, and was very clean. The bed was so comfortable that we asked our host Paul what the brand was and where he got it! The kitchenette was more than enough to make breakfasts and lunches, and we even cooked a few...

2Thank Tati G
North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Fern Grotto is a great alternative for travellers who don't want to be in a condo that limits outdoor access to a balcony. We stayed in River Cottage which is situated like the other units in a lovely garden. Windows on all sides made it perfect for breakfast in bed and at night we sat in the garden by candle...

2Thank Richard_Adrien

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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: $337 - $635 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fern Grotto Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Fern Grotto Hotel Kapaa
Fern Grotto Inn Kauai/Kapaa
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Canal Cottage A was perfect for a couple. It has views of the river and is just the right size.”
Asteroidea26, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Canal Room A has a great view of the river; Garden Cottage is also very nice.”
668lanim, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Canal B is perfect for couples!”
melissak144, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Several cottages with different guest arrangements. One to fit any needs”
CarolTomR, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“River Cottage is right next to a park, so there is a little noise.”
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AustinCata, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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