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Pono Kai Resort

13/06/2017 14/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This was our seventh trip to Kauai. During our last three trips we had decided on staying in Kapaa. It's conveniently located regardless your day trips take you north or south. The resort is meticulously maintained, there's always some improvements going on. The management apparently cares well and the staff seems to be sincerely dedicated. That was the impression we...

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Jackson, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We started out in a one bedroom garden. Once available we upgraded to a two bedroom ocean view. The difference was night and day. The one bedroom smelled musty but was clean. The two bedroom was amazing. The master bedroom offered a terrific view and was worth the upgrade charge. I did not like the fact that I had to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a timeshare owner. I had been looking forward to this trip all year. I have always been happy with other properties in my timeshare. I was disappointed. We had roaches in our kitchen-mulitple small ones. The garbage disposal did not work and started smelling by the end of the week. There was not a mop or bucket for...

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3Thank Katie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort consists of 10 separate lodging buildings labeled A-K (no I). Each is three stories with 20 to 25 units per building. Buildings A, B, C, and D are Ocean-front, Buildings F & G are also Oceanfront, but set back 100 feet from the others. Building E is Oceanview...I doubt Buildings H, J and K have any oceanview, but...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

the condo was clean and the murphy bed was wonderful. .the bedroom queen mattress was mushy. .the kitchen was equipped with nice pans just not enough of them. .lovely ocean view and the grounds were beautiful.. very nice hot tub and pool. groceries and town within walking distance .unfortunately being on the ground floor is sounds like there are elephants...

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Palm Harbor, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We last visited Kauai 2 years ago and the rooms were dated but clean and fully functional. The resort has slowly been undergoing renovations and we have a tastefully updated room this time. The full frontal view of the Pacific Ocean leads us to park ourselves in the living room for around the clock ocean vibes. The crashing waves provide...

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1Thank Adam V
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located ocean front in Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii. Positives are location ocean front ,close to restaurants, grocery stores and tourist amenities, grounds are beautifully kept and landscaped, comfortable bed, air conditioning in our one bedroom unit. Negatives are cleanliness of our unit and older uncomfortable furniture and no washer dryer in unit. The negatives are easy to overlook as the ocean...

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Schenectady, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a one bedroom unit. Although the furniture and stuff is outdated, they are rehabbing the resort one building at a time. The staff are great and we enjoyed all our interactions. We played putt putt golf almost everyday on their real grass course. After six hole you head beach-side for the rest. Lots to do and right...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reserved a condo through our program, Vacation International, over a year ago. They don't let you reserve ocean front, or even ocean view because they own so few units. Allocate them, supposedly by "random" selection. Don't ever buy time share through them. Staff at Pono Kai are the best, very friendly and accommodating. Property itself perfectly located in cute little...

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Atwater, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one week at the Pono Kai. The front desk staff were very friendly and helpful. The grounds were well kept and very beautiful. The pool had adequate space and we did not have trouble finding chairs when we wanted to lounge there. My only complaint was the room we had was somewhat outdated (not a huge deal), but...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Pono Kai Resort

Address: 4-1250 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1658
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: $220 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pono Kai Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Pono Kai Hotel Kapaa
Pono Kai Kapaa
Pono Kai Resort Kauai/Kapaa
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Kapaa
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Kapaa
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
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“We were on the third floor and liked it. Grills for grilling all over site.”
936briank, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for either an ocean view or ocean front room, preferably not ground floor, unless access is an issue.”
CajunQuest, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“If you can, get a top floor unit for less noise from heavy footed people aboveyou.”
SwishOntario, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get top floor, oceanfront. When we asked, I think she thought I said "We'd like to fly to the moon tomorrow."”
dle0313, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rent directly from an owner. 3rd floor rooms are quietest.”
suzette54, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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