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    Garden Island Inn

    3445 Wilcox Rd, Kalapki Beach, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9590
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “boogie boards” (85 reviews)
    “beach towels” (86 reviews)
    “kalapaki beach” (103 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 763 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This is a quaint hotel. It is not a luxury resort if that's what you're looking for. They had granola bars and fruit available in the office every morning. Room was small, but had AC and was cleaned daily. We had a good wifi connection....More

    Thank Cmkastanek
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    What an absolute gem of a hotel near the beach. We had a warm and genuine welcome with old Hawaiian hospitality. Truly awesome staff at every level from the front desk, housekeeping, maintenance and the owner. Lovely art on the walls, doors and a bright...More

    1  Thank M R
    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 2 days ago

    Aloha!! Your review is fantastic and we so appreciate your taking the time to write it. Providing excellent guest service is a pleasure when our guests are such GEMS. We enjoy making the hotel fresh and full of new art and amenities. The staff are...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    What a wonderful welcome to the garden isle! As others here have mentioned, the staff and their aloha are, simply put - phenomenal. The rooms are modest, but in no way spartan. I also liked the art - reminiscent of Gauguin in its palate and...More

    Thank TiggerFromWhidbey
    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so glad you liked our art and ambiance at the hotel. I agree we have the location to explore Kauai and enjoy a perfect beach when on property. We will welcome you back to enjoy some Hawaii...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The price was right and it had great reviews so we decided on the Garden Island Inn and so glad we did. There are restaurants within walking distance. The room was small, nicely decorated with a lot of color and artistic pieces. The shower is...More

    Thank Angie D
    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 2 days ago

    Aloha, It is our pleasure to offer so much value, Steve purchased the hotel 29 years ago and we have been making changes and enhancing the rooms and property for 29 years, there is so much always going in. Sorry you felt the shower was...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We needed a place to stay for one night before our flight home and was looking for something that was not too expensive for our (adult) family of seven. Booked this hotel based on all the possitive reviews and it lived up to all of...More

    Thank mallenl2017
    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 2 days ago

    Mahalo for staying with us. Glad the whole family was happy here and could finish your trip with fun and comfort. We really like our guests, extending to you our aloha. Kauai is our inspiration abundant and beautiful full of art and wonder, look forward...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$156 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
    • #1 Family Hotel in Lihue
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
    • #4 Business Hotel in Lihue
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Location
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    • Kauai >
    • Lihue
    • Also Known As
    • Garden Island Hotel Lihue ,
    • Garden Island Lihue ,
    • Garden Island Inn Kauai/Lihue
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    Traveller (334)
    Room & Suite (254)
    Pool & Beach (16)
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    Hotel & Grounds (271)
    Bathroom (3)
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    dawnmw74
    22 May 2017|
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    Response from ann-margret m | Reviewed this property |
    No this place does not have swimming pool but beach is just across the road and Garden Island Inn will supply you with towels, chairs, umbrellas snorkelling equipment boogie boards 😀
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    Kristyk21
    1 April 2017|
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    Response from MetraCop | Reviewed this property |
    KristyK I'm not familiar withOrchid 18, but the owners and managers are super helpful, and will do anything humanly possible to help you, contact them personally, especially if you have been making reservations via the... More
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    Bethany V
    27 March 2017|
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    Response from steve l | Property representative |
    Sorry but we don't. There is a nice open laundry about a mile away that is next door to several restaurants wish is easy and fun. We will do laundry sometimes for our guest when its really needed for them though . Hope to... More
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    "rooms in the back do not get a view but you get to hear the waterfall...Now I can't sleep without the..."
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