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Pono Kai Resort

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Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travellers visiting Kapaa, Pono Kai Resort is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its family-friendly environment and proximity to great restaurants and attractions, Pono Kai Resort makes it easy to enjoy the best of Kapaa. Rooms at Pono Kai Resort provide a flat screen TV, a kitchenette, and a refrigerator, and guests can stay connected with free wifi. Guests can also enjoy a pool while staying at Pono Kai Resort. Need a place to park? Free parking is available at Pono Kai Resort. While staying at Pono Kai Resort, visitors can check out Sleeping Giant Trail (3.0 km) and Kauai's Hindu Monastery (8.1 km), some of Kapaa's top attractions. While in Kapaa be sure to experience local crab favorites at Kountry Kitchen, Pono Market, or Hukilau Lanai. Should time allow, Kauai Path (0.4 km), Kauai Photo Tours (0.4 km), and Hele on Kauai Bike Rentals (0.3 km) are some popular attractions that are within walking distance.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Concierge
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Ocean View
Family Resort
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
69Somewhat walkable
Grade: 69 out of 100
35Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
15Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We stayed here on a time share exchange. First the pros: location close to shops and restaurants in Kapaa, right on the beach, right on the "boardwalk," pool, exercise room, excellent activity desk and staff. Cons: thin walls, small bedroom, no AC in the bedroom (only a
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The resort is older. It is in a central location. Can walk to Kapaa shops and restaurants. Just outside your door. Updated and very comfortable. Traffic can be busy at times but you can’t hear it. Would stay again.
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Check in was quick and easy! Great condo and maids were great on bringing fresh towels and cleaned twice while we were there.The pool was smaller, but there were always chairs and the hot tub was nice. They have an activity meeting on thurs and sundays at 8 a.m. by the pool,
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We enjoyed our stay at pono kai resort in Kapaa. Close to restaurants, shopping, beaches etc. Great staff , very helpful . Clean rooms, comfortable beds . Grounds are kept very well, barbecues , activities etc.
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Good room (enough furniture, good kitchen amenities, big kitchen, good location) but not very sound-proof from walking neighbors, got many bug bites while sleeping even though windows were closed and no mosquitoes were seen, non-carpeted floors were dirty, soap provided not
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Closet without doors, empty living room.
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The Standard Two Bedroom Room with Lanai at the Pono Kai Resort
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The Standard Two Bedroom Room with Balcony at the Pono Kai Resort
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The Standard Two Bedroom Room with Balcony at the Pono Kai Resort
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The Mini Suite at the Pono Kai Resort
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Yes there was a full kitchen in our 1 bedroom and there are elevators!
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Have all the 2BR lofts been renovated?
You should call the front desk . It a work in progress.
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We stayed in C a 2 bedroom and it had AC. I hope this helped. Have A blessed day. Terry
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Have the units used by VI been upgraded?
They were working on some units while we were there. The units that we looked at and went through looked nice and I believe they all had AC also. i'm not sure if I answered your question. I'm sorry I couldn't answer more.
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"ask for an ocean view"
"Rooms with Ocean view have a nice ocean breeze. Sometimes windy."
"J202 is beautifully refurbished"
"upper floors are probably beater on the noise problem"
"Request an oceanfront, top floor corner room."
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PRICE RANGE
US$182 - US$448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
pono kai hotel kapaapono kai resortpono kai kapaa
LOCATION
United StatesHawaiiKauaiKapaa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
217
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