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    Pono Kai Resort

    4-1250 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1658
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good45%
    • Average15%
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    Travellers talk about
    “herb garden” (34 reviews)
    “putting green” (26 reviews)
    “living room” (63 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

    We stayed here for seven nights as part of a timeshare exchange. The location is perfect if you are looking to explore the entire island. Thanks to the full size kitchen we were able to make breakfast every morning before we took off to the...More

    4  Thank Katie S
    Reviewed 4 November 2014

    Loved our stay here. We were first in E block and then in A. The appliances in E block were much better then those in A block. A block seemed older but the view was fantastic. The staff was great and very helpful.

    1  Thank Leena K
    Reviewed 2 November 2014

    I own weeks at this resort and have been coming here for years. We just stayed two weeks and had a great time. Everything was just as usual, nice people, beautiful grounds and clean an comfortable units. We were in A209 this time, it is...More

    2  Thank Slip213
    Reviewed 1 November 2014

    I have stayed at Pono Kai 4 times over the past 10 years. Generally I like the resort, the grounds, friendly staff, and location. This past stay I noticed the decline in the quality of the resort since last year. The grounds are still maintained,...More

    3  Thank odessa712
    Response from CondoRentalsHI, Condo Rental Agency at Pono Kai ResortResponded 3 November 2014

    Aloha, Thank you for your repeat stays at the Pono Kai Resort over the years. I am not sure if you stayed at one of the condos our vacation rental company manages, but I have forwarded on your concerns about the grounds and common areas...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

    Stayed at Pono Kai for the first time for a week with family. The staff is very friendly and the rooms are clean. The resort is not fancy at all, but comfortable and in a good location. It's on the beach, which you can swim...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$195 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Kapaa
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kapaa
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 217
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    • Location
    • United States >
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    • Kapaa
    • Also Known As
    • Pono Kai Hotel Kapaa ,
    • Pono Kai Kapaa ,
    • Pono Kai Resort Kauai/Kapaa
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    tommycd70
    26 August 2017|
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    Response from C H | Reviewed this property |
    I actually did snorkel all up and down the beach adjacent to the Pono Kai Resort. There are very few fish, a ton of sea cucumbers, and various other critters. The current is VERY strong, and wonky. I went out, just... More
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    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Isabella S | Reviewed this property |
    Of course you can swim there: it's just not the most attractive and safest place on Island where to swim, especially if the weather is bad, which it could be at any point and it also depends on how familiar you are with the... More
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    Rick S
    1 August 2017|
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    Response from Brian K | Reviewed this property |
    The beach is right across a bike/walk trail and is easy to get to from all units
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    Room Tips
    "3rd floor, oceanview or garden view"
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    "Most of condos don't have AC. So if you need it be sure you ask for if."
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    "Ask for a updated room when doing reservations."
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    "Do not stay in units with afternoon/evening sun into the bedroom. Way too hot."
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