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Whistler, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at Whalers Cove three times in ten years and loved each visit. This is a great resort for couples or families.The accommodations do vary from unit to unit with respect to updates, but all have two bedrooms, two bathrooms with laundry in suite. It is always nice to have a kitchen to make your own breakfasts, snacks...

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

UNIT # 122 - Not as advertised. The carpets in the bedrooms were extremely dirty and one sofa in the living room was filthy. Bedroom windows and screens were also filthy. The bathroom and kitchen areas were clean and the deck is beautiful. We tried to move to another unit but none were available. No refund policy is very clear...

Ojai, California
Reviewed 1 December 2016

If you want to spend a lot of money and be with hundreds at a hotel then this is not for you. If you want to spend less, get a huge suite right on the water then this place is for you. Ok, no room service. Not much in the line of TV. No movie rentals. But the rest is...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo! You said it right, we are a very small resort with very big condos! Its so peaceful here this morning I had to run around and take pictures. I appreciate your comment about TV/Movies, we are trying to find a resource to supply movies but haven't found one yet. Perhaps bring your movies with you, we'd love...

New Jersey
Reviewed 25 November 2016

After spending six nights at a large hotel in Oahu (which was nice in it's own way), we were happy to drop our bags at Whaler's Cove. These are condo units, so the resort has a more intimate, romantic feel. Our two bedroom condo was spacious, clean, comfortable, and beautiful. We were amazed at how large our balcony was, which...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to tell us about your stay. We are so glad you enjoyed it. Reminder Sunsets on the ocean are in the winter months, and our Sunrises are quite spectacular too. Had to run out and take photos this morning. Hope you will come back and stay with us!

Fremont, California
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This was a great location for our family. We stayed in Unit 223 and thought the furnishings were clean and beautiful. The kitchen has been updated and the decor was lovely. The bathroom and beds were outdated but it was overall a great unit. And the view was amazing! We loved how close we were to the ocean and enjoyed...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to tell others about us. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Condo 223 has bathroom remodels on the horizon so stay in touch and we hope you will come back to see us! Much Aloha!

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This is a private condo. There's a front desk no room service. This 2 bedroom condo is a great size and is in a great location. It's a little older style , could with an update but still great. We were on honeymoon and only the 2 of us staying , we loved the extra space. Although we were told...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to review us! We are so proud the turtles love to hang out here! Your comments are very important to us so I will pass them along to the owner. Hope you will come back to stay with us! A hui hou!

Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed 1 week in unit 124. Fabulous oceanfront view from liv rm and master bedroom. Updated bathroom was great. Furnishings were comfortable but dated.kitchen lacked some utensils and was dated. Some things were not working but when called were responded to fairly quickly. Maid service was appreciated and enjoyed helpful suggestions from Kelly.Would stay again but would like more info...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to tell us about your vacation with us. I wish I had known you needed something in the kitchen. We keep quite an inventory in the office and we are also willing to go out and get just about anything you want. We'd be happy to tell you about any of our condos,...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous, enormous condo right on the ocean. A perfect place to watch the sunrise and sunset and keep an eye out for Dolphins in the water. We wanted to stay right on the ocean front without the resort experience so I booked Whalers Cove. Really delighted we stayed here, the team were lovely. I knew we would be late arriving...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo for taking the time to talk about us. You are correct, each condo is individually owned so the decor is unique to each. If you would like to return, we'd ba happy to show you photos of the other condos. Be sure to book directly with the front desk to make sure you have a manager on...

Banff National Park, Canada
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Apartment 125 at Whalers Cove. It was very well appointed and stylish with beautiful timber (Koa) doors and floors and marble. The apartment was quite large with a huge bathroom. It was very clean and well looked after. The resort is also well looked after with beautiful gardens. The apartment was overlooking the water and you could...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Aloha and Mahalo! It's very nice of you to take time to write about us! I will be sure to pass along your comments to the owner of condo 125 Looking forward to your return! A hui hou! Marianne

Deerfield Beach, Florida
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Once again Whalers Cove proves to us the perfect place to stay on Kauai. Room 233 was beautifully decorated & so comfortable making every morning tranquil & relaxing & every night a treat to come home to. The view is breathtaking & peaceful. Beautiful, majestic sea turtles share their home with you, just look out & you will see them...

WhalersCoveGM, Manager at Whalers Cove Resort, responded to this review

Mahalo Nui Loa! I am sure the turtles miss you as much as we do! You are always welcome back at Whalers Cove. I will pass your comments onto the owner of condo 233! A hui you!

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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whalers Cove Resort on beautiful Poipu Beach in Kauai, Hawaii offers luxury condos in a relaxing and stunning location. Our property offers daily housekeeping, full kitchens in each unit, and partial or ocean views with 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms. One stay at Whalers Cove Resort and you'll see why guests have awarded us the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence year after year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whalers Cove Resort

Address: 2640 Puuholo Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-8626
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Poipu
Price Range: $548 - $893 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Whalers Cove Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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 of 5 bubbles Bimmer29, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 223 offered great privacy and views. It was quiet and beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles mitgon, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 233 is gorgeous. Building 2 gets more shade.”
 of 5 bubbles fishm0m, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms are ocean view/ocean front. Definitely would suggest a 2nd/3rd floor option.”
 of 5 bubbles ballgang, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“NO bad rooms! All rooms have ocean view. Some are better than others. No air conditioning, but the trade winds keep it cool!!”
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  • Partial ocean view room 220! Amazing!
 of 5 bubbles shannonm39, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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