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Garden Island Inn Hotel

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boogie boards”(92 reviews)
“beach towels”(93 reviews)
“kalapaki beach”(109 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Over New Years 2018 we stayed at he 23-room Garden Island Inn, a quaint, whimsical hotel with a down-home, ohana feel. Location is ideal--a 10-minute drive from Lihue Airport and right across the street from Kalapaki Beach. The rooms are equipped with small kitchenette and...More

Thank Kathy L
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded yesterday

Mahalo for your lovely review. Wonderful you could be with us to start a new year! Our signature morning tropical pumpkin pie is a big hit to start the morning along with smiles and coffee in our lobby. The sunrises have been wonderful peeking up...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the great pleasure of spending 6 days here last week. The Inn is well located at Kalapaki beach and nearby shops, including an ABC store. The shops have many choices for dining either casual or a bit more upmarket such as Dukes and...More

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Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, your review made my spirit soar. I can feel the magic here and it gives me joy that you experienced the magic also. The hotel is our labor of love and we do try to make your stay extraordinary. Our amazing hotel family, working...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived in Lihue at 10pm and didn't want to drive to our rental on north shore until the next day so we stayed overnight at the Garden Island Inn. What a pleasant surprise! The room was clean, well equipped, and cheerful. In the morning...More

Thank Antionette R
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded yesterday

Aloha, I am glad you got lucky with your stay with us! Great to start a trip with a pleasant surprise. Our location and staff is a fabulous way to begin a Kauai adventure. Book early and book direct to get the room of your...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a one night opening in our several week condo rental vacation in Kauai and chose the Garden Island Inn for our stay. We had driven by it in years past. What a cute little motel! The room was dated but very comfortable, clean...More

Thank Nancy A
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded yesterday

Aloha, thank you for the lovely review. Our location, ambiance, and value are great reasons to book with us. I am glad you liked our cute, comfortable, clean, friendly hotel! See you again I hope. Mahalo, Lis & Steve Layne

Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived very tired from our flight...this sanctuary was wonderful. It was comfortable, full of old Hawaii charm and the most friendly of staff. Wished we would have know of this before we booked at a big resort. When I return to Kauai, I will...More

Thank Lois S
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded yesterday

Sanctuary, what a beautiful word, thank you so much for your review! We are very happy you found us and that you will be back. We get inspired to make the hotel as wonderful as possible when our guest give us such glowing feedback. We...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
#1 Family Hotel in Lihue
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
#4 Business Hotel in Lihue
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
#1 Family Hotel in Lihue
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
#4 Business Hotel in Lihue
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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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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"2nd and 3rd floor rooms have balconies that look out onto Nawiliwili harbor."
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"Third floor provides excellent views of the ocean"
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