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Clackamas, Oregon
Reviewed 12 August 2011

Spotless, quiet, basic hotel with all you need, including a healthy breakfast served poolside. The staff, friendly and welcoming. Nestled in the mountains far from the bustle and yet close enough to drive anywhere you need to be We stayed at this hotel after staying in a very expensive house in Poipu rented by family and judging by the price...

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SLC, Utah
Reviewed 11 August 2011

It is always difficult to tell what a hotel will actually look like when all you have is their own website pictures to go on. However, I think the Kauai Inn is pretty true to their photos. The staff has been friendly and knowledgeable. We know this isn't the nicest place around town, but great for the price. I have...

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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 5 August 2011

We truly enjoyed our stay here! The Inn was charming, with a real island feel. The continental breakfast was good, a few more island-type fruits would have been nice, but it was a good way to start the day. The woman who checked us in, I didn't catch her name, but she is a Hawaiian native, was very friendly and...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 August 2011

I stayed here a few nights before meeting up with my friends, and loved my time here. I'm in my late 20s, and just wanted a nice place to get away from everything for a few days. My lanai looked out to the mountains and a nearby boat pier. The room was great, bed was SUPER comfortable, & I was...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 July 2011

Kauai Inn was great. It is located in a central location, so you can easily access the entire island. They offer fresh breakfast every morning. The staff is considerate, knowledgeable, and helpful. I would stay here again!

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Reviewed 25 June 2011

Very nice, laid back hotel. We chose it for the value, and the free continental breakfast each morning (bread, muffins, coffee, fruit). This isn't a hotel you'll likely spend a full day relaxing at - this is geared more toward the active adventurer not wanting to break the bank on a large resort. The location is prime for those wanting...

2Thank thejoshammer
Ontario, California
Reviewed 23 June 2011

This place was just wonderful! The staff (Peggy, Jamie, Suzy) were just amazing. If we needed anything, they went out of their way to see that we had it. I called ahead of time because my flight was coming in late and I wanted to make sure that it wouldn't be a problem, and it wasn't. Peggy was there to...

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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 15 June 2011

The Kauai inn is located close to the airport, and near the beach, a great location to explore the island. Every morning all the guest share in a continential breakfast of local fruits and pastries ( save some money there). There is also a nice BBQ area if you wish to have your own cookout. The rooms are clean and...

1Thank CaptainTimothy
Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 13 June 2011

We stayed eleven nights in this hotel in April 2011. Everything was perfect. The room was beautiful. All hotel personel was exceptional, nice and helpful. The breakfast was delicious and helthy. We enjoyed the resident cats around too! We can recommend this hotel to anyone. We want to return here again!

Lihue, Hawaii
Reviewed 12 June 2011

Our 2nd time back to Kauai Inn. Great hospitality and fine accomodations. Love the laid back atmosphere. We'll be back again and again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Kauai Inn

Address: 2430 Hulemalu Rd, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9503
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
Price Range: $206 - $303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Kauai Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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