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North Hollywood
Reviewed 21 May 2015

My boyfriend and I were over-the-moon excited to vacation on Kauai and we found The Cliffs at Princeville to live up to all our expectations! We wanted a place with a stellar view, a kitchen, and a pool/hot tub option. All of these were on point at The Cliffs. What we didn't anticipate was just how accommodating and full-service The...

Thank Brynn F
Kate_Cliffs, Front Office Supervisor at Cliffs at Princeville, responded to this review

Aloha Brynn & Mike I am delighted to hear that you had such a great time at our property. Desirae is great at what she does and we are lucky to have her as our concierge and as a front desk agent. We look forward to seeing you in the future.

Petaluma, California
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We traded our timeshare to come here and had been told that it was a good place. It needs a little updating, which I understand is currently happening. We had a one bedroom unit that had an ocean view, which we always love. If you are a tennis player, you'll really like it here as there were always people playing....

1Thank leflerpet
Kate_Cliffs, Front Office Supervisor at Cliffs at Princeville, responded to this review

Aloha, I am happy you were able to enjoy a nice ocean view unit. Yes, we are in the process of renovating our buildings. We completed building 1 and finishing up building 2. I apologize that our pool didn’t seem hot during your stay. We do have heat pumps that maintain the pool at 82 – 85 degrees. We look...

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 17 May 2015

We have never stayed in time share before and did not know what to expect. The unit had just be completely redone. It was very clean, quiet and roomy. We will stay here again next year for sure. The location was perfect for walking to the market, drinks at St. Regis, and the beach.

1Thank Toddfromplacitas
Kate_Cliffs, Front Office Supervisor at Cliffs at Princeville, responded to this review

Aloha, I am glad that you got to enjoy our newly renovated unit. Our one bedrooms are 1,132.5 sq ft. making them very roomy and comfortable . We will see you next year!

Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

This beautiful resort on the North Shore had me wanting to never leave. Just perfect for our trip. Extremely close to Queen's Bath, Hanalei Bay, shopping and food. Much more relaxed than South Shore and the most amazing views! 💜💜💜

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Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights after a week on the south shore. We wanted a north shore experience, versus just a day trip, which is what we've always done before. This is a very nice resort; clean, modern and big enough for a family of five. We especially appreciated the "closet" in the main office where we could grab...

1Thank Travelingmama3girls
Kate_Cliffs, Front Office Supervisor at Cliffs at Princeville, responded to this review

Aloha, I am pleased you got to have a north shore experience while staying with us at The Cliffs. We are happy to provide our “closet” with boogie boards, sand toys and other items guest donate to us for other guest use. We hope to see you again in the future.

Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 May 2015

In interest of full disclosure, we are owners at this resort. They have added new features since our last stay, adding croquet court, upscale BBQ's and some renovated units. Also a cooler and beach chairs to take when you hit the beach. Staff still has great aloha spirit and location is wonderful. We have never gotten a unit in need...

3Thank BES09
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

We stay here annually. Thought there isn't a beach close by, the property is ocean front. The desk staff at the Cliffs are generally pleasant and helpful. There is a small pool and hot tub along with a modest fitness center. Close by are jogging trails and a beautiful golf course.

1Thank sjdif
Riverside, California
Reviewed 7 April 2015

We stayed here for a week and appreciated our room and resort amenities. We had a one bedroom first floor room. The full kitchen and two full bathrooms were great perks. Ceiling fans in the living room and bedroom helped keep the rooms comfortable. A great cross breeze comes through if you open the glass doors to both lanais. Beach...

3Thank Emily C
Kate_Cliffs, Front Desk Supervisor at Cliffs at Princeville, responded to this review

Aloha, Mahalo for your comments. Many people get worried when they find out we don’t have A/C in our units. You brought up a great point, when you keep the glass doors open on both lanais there is an excellent cross breeze through the unit. One of the many perks about being located up on a cliff. I am glad...

Los Angeles
Reviewed 5 April 2015

The Cliffs was built in the late 70's when there was lots of land available for a resort, in an area full of condos and vacation homes. There is lots of green space at the Cliffs; the condos are spacious and nicely appointed and many have ocean views. The staff understands and lives the Aloha spirit, and it is a...

3Thank sandylindy
Kate_Cliffs, Front Office Supervisor at Cliffs at Princeville, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for your comments. We have to agree that we have a beautiful lush property here at the Cliffs and I am pleased you got to feel the Aloha Spirit from our great staff. Luckily we are on such a beautiful island that the drive to the other towns are scenic with many sight -seeing stops along the...

Hamilton, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We stayed in a private condo rented only through Kauai Vacation Rentals unit 6-306 with absolutely beautifully decorated and had gorgeous ocean vista views allowing for great whale watching during our March 2015 stay. The resort itself was beautiful and had great amenities and a very nice redone pool. This property located in Beautiful Princeville.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a 202 unit property consisting of 9 buildings sitting on the cliffs overlooking the Pacific Ocean, hence our name "The Cliffs at Princeville. We offer one and 2 bedroom units with 900-1200 sq ft of living space. The property finished a $5 million dollar renovation in 2012. Our units boast hardwood floors, granite counter tops, handmade Polynesian hardwood furniture, 2 full bathrooms, Flat Screen HD TV's and complimentary wifi throughout the property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cliffs at Princeville

Address: 3811 Edward Rd, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722-5341
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Princeville
Price Range: $301 - $489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cliffs at Princeville 3.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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Also Known As:
Cliffs At Princeville Hotel Princeville
Cliffs Club
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“There are 9 buildings. If you want an ocean view ask for building 4, 6, 7, 8 or 9. Bldg 5 is on the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles l16282a, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view are buildings 8 and 9. Our unit was at ground level which attracted geese, chickens and other birds.”
 of 5 bubbles lvus2016, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You may get an ocean view in bulding 8 & 9. However, these are time share and they reserve those for their home resort guests.”
 of 5 bubbles Frostieone, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“call and insist on being put on the waiting list for Ocean view. it may take 3 - 4 calls.”
 of 5 bubbles redheadrules, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best views of the ocean are buildings 8, 9 and 6 in that order.”
 of 5 bubbles fl0253, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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