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Hanalei Surfboard House

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

So uniquely enjoyable. Simon, the owner, has created a little haven of aloha in Hanalei. We loved the retro decor, not to mention the thoughtful amenities like music (vinyl and digital) soaps, water and beach umbrellas. Great bed! We had such a memorable stay. It was our honeymoon and we will always cherish this little, kitchy-cool hideaway where we celebrated...

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Connecticut
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Hanalei at the surfboard house. The small enchanting town and its beautiful bay, along with the very unique and ideally situated accommodations at the surfboard house (plus its really down to earth and amazing host!) made this the trip of a lifetime. We spent time all over the island while there for 10 days,...

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Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our stay at The Hanalei Surfboard House. The location was perfect, being only a minute's walk to the beach. The property owner thought of every detail to make this stay such an amazing experience for his guests, from beach chairs to insulated cooler bag for picnics to locally made soaps/shower products. The room decor was fun and...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What more can we say! The Surfboard House is an amazing place. Convenient to everything on the North Shore. Less than 5 min walk to Hanalei Bay/Beach, 5-10 min walk to restaurants, coffee, and shopping. Simon is a gracious host with an obvious passion for his property. We stayed in the "Love Shack" which is a free standing efficiency style...

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Sandia Park, New Mexico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an interesting labor of love that Simon has built here in Hanalei. The previous reviews talk about what the Surfboard House is, so I won't go into great detail. Suffice it to say that the Love Shack is certainly one of the coolest places we have hung our hats and we've been to 50 countries and 50 states. It's...

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hanaleimax, Owner at Hanalei Surfboard House, responded to this review

yeah you failed to get a free night by cracking the mirror all the way thru:)

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The surfboard house is incredibly imaginative, fun and interesting. There are only 3 cabanas (rooms) in the property. The Cowgirl room, the Elvis room and the Love Shack. We stayed in the Love Shack. The owner of the property, Simon Potts lives in the main building upstairs of the 2 rooms, the Love Shack is a stand alone. Simon is...

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 26 March 2017

After hours of researching places to stay on the North Shore of Kauai, I kept going back go the Hanalei Surfboard House website because that is where I felt a sense of proud authenticity in the descriptions and photos, which included an aerial view/video of it's location. Decision made, we booked quickly and easily with Simon. On arrival we were...

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Barboursville, Virginia
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My husband and I stayed in the Love Shack for our honeymoon in January and loved it! What an amazing place with very unique décor. The location is beautiful, right near the ocean and Simon was an incredible host. Highly recommend this place to anyone visiting Hanalei Bay!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Hit lucky! Funky place to stay at Hanalei on the North shore - so unique and a perfect base to experience the 'jewel in the crown of Hawaii'. Great facilities and ambience with a charming and interesting host. Well located for exploring the beautiful Napali Coast. An amazing surfing beach nearby as well as excellent pilates and yoga studios. Highly...

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Loveland, Colorado
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Simon sure knows how to anticipate the needs of the guests who stay here. From wonderful soaps to comfortable beach chairs and towels, everything you need is here...and it's just a short walk to the ocean!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in one of the most sought after destinations on Kauai’s spectacular North Shore, our suites are just a few minutes from charming Hanalei town. On a beachfront road lined with stately homes and plantation cottages, we provide some of the only room-rentals in Hanalei. Hanalei Bay, the playground of surfing’s World Champions, is right across the street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hanalei Surfboard House

Address: 5459 Weke Rd, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Hanalei
Price Range: €263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Hanalei Surfboard House Hotel Hanalei
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“Love shack is terrific and very romantic!”
376PatriciaM, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“The Love Shack....what can I say?”
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BenW, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You can't go wrong here, the Love Shack is incredible.”
O9690AOrobertd, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Only 3 suites - all excellent”
lyndas670, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“You will be happy with any of the rooms here!”
Coral-Mae, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
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