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Garden Island Inn Hotel

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  • Excellent67%
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“boogie boards”(94 reviews)
“beach towels”(97 reviews)
“kalapaki beach”(112 reviews)
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights at the Garden Island Inn. Staff (like Aunties) were friendly & helpful. Borrowed a cooler for our day trips. They have everything needed for the beach too. Shopping & dining within walking distance. Enjoyed some of the amenities at the Marriott...More

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Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 27 July 2016

Aloha! Thank you for acknowledging our fantastic staff! They have a natural ability to welcome you into our wonderful hotel. It is our pleasure to provide items for your beach vacation and room stay. Mahalo! Hope to see you again soon. Lis & Steve Layne

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great funky little place. We had a night to spend before we checked into the Marriott, very convenient. Staff was very accommodating, had all kinds of beach stuff to use. Not the newest place, but very clean.

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Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 27 July 2016

Aloha, thank you for staying with us. We have been a boutique, artsy, family owned hotel for 28 years. Glad you enjoyed our hidden gem, with this great location, in tropical paradise! Mahalo, Lis & Steve Layne

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Friendly staff... Fabulous location... Great shops across the road... Clean, comfortable and overall it was a fabulous experience. The Marriott is across the road so the shopping and restaurants are of a high standard. The beach is perfect!

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Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 27 July 2016

Thank you for your lovely review! Our location, value, service, and superior staff is our pride and joy. So glad you had a relaxed and enjoyable experience. Kalapaki Beach like our hotel is a hidden gem! Aloha, Lis & Steve Layne

Reviewed 20 July 2016

We loved the super colorful paintings in our room and all over the hotel, with every door painted differently. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the hotel is located right across from Nawiliwili Beach Park, and convenient to restaurants and shops. We would do...More

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Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 27 July 2016

Aloha! Room 19, on the third floor has vaulted ceilings, king bed with a couch, that can be additional sleeping, good size lanai with ocean views. It is one of my favorite rooms also. So glad you enjoyed our tropical works of art! Look forward...More

Reviewed 18 July 2016

We flew into Kauai late on a Saturday night and needed a place close by the airport before venturing to our timeshare in Princeville on Sunday. The Garden Island Inn was a very welcome surprise! We were able to get all five of us in...More

1  Thank Mike W
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 27 July 2016

Aloha! Your recommendation to family and friends and this informative trip advisor is our greatest compliment!! Thank you for writing us a note and sharing your experience. The Camile Fontaine original works of art brings some tropical paradise into every room and corner of our...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$163 - US$240 (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$163 - US$240 (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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