We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kauai Shores Hotel

    420 Papaloa Road, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$183
    View Deal
    Traveller (341)
    Room & Suite (174)
    Storyboard
    Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa
    6,279 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Poipu
     
    Kaua'i Marriott Resort
    2,753 reviews
    #3 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Courtyard Kaua'i at Coconut Beach
    1,729 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Kapaa
     
    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good41%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “lava lava” (34 reviews)
    “free yoga” (12 reviews)
    “older hotel” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Housekeeping
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Kauai Shores Hotel
    Special Offer: New Pool!
    Hotel deals
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa
    6,279 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Poipu
     
    Kaua'i Marriott Resort
    2,753 reviews
    #3 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Courtyard Kaua'i at Coconut Beach
    1,729 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Kapaa
     
    Rooms
    3 Sep4 Sep
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$182.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kapaa hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "1a8abf9983a9490792380e49526a88c8", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":101363,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109215981],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":182,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"1a8abf9983a9490792380e49526a88c8","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":183,"lowestMetaPrice":182,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":183,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":183,"lowestMetaPrice":182,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":183,"hotelName":"Kauai Shores Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjFhOGFiZjk5ODNhOTQ5MDc5MjM4MGU0OTUyNmE4OGM4IiwiQUlLIjoiMDQ1Zjk5MDE4MmNhNGNkMmJkZWY4ZGQ2NmQ5ZDc1ZjkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$182", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53903617":"TravelocityEWS","79793353":"AgodaIB","33111009":"BookingCom","78847610":"OrbitzEWS","78330306":"PricelineIB","79400033":"CheapTicketsEWS","76645373":"CancelonIB","34358082":"Hotwire","109215981":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (563)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 475 reviews

    Reviewed today via mobile

    Beware of ocean view rooms. These are not unless you crane your neck far off the deck to peek a thousand feet away. I reserved one, paid more it only to arrive with pool side room. They insisted on an uprade that cost an extra...More

    Thank Terry Moran F
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We were pleasantly surprised by the hotel. Updated and fresh. Mini fridge in the room. We had an ocean view set back from the pool. It was nice to sit on the lanai in the evening and listen to the live music at the Lava...More

    4  Thank mskpete
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Thank you for being our guest and recommending Kauai Shores Hotel to your friends. Yes, we are located by the beach and in the middle of the island. 1 hour drive to the North or West. Please visit us again. Mahalo,

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We were on our honeymoon. When we arrived, we have to run the check-in procedure. On the very next day I found a message on my car, that it would be towed the next time, because it's parking without permit. So I checked at the...More

    Thank Bob x
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed August 6th - 13th. We stayed in room 204. We were welcomed with smiles, staff was amazing! Our room was clean, delightful, and updated including a small fridge. I highly recommend the Lava Lava Club. Breakfast by the beach was beautiful. Evening drinks...More

    Thank Kisses4Cozmo
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    On arrival we didn't like where the standard rooms were located so we upgraded and the reception staff were very accommodating and helpful at all times during our stay. The rooms aren't what I expect from a "resort" but we were always out early in...More

    Thank VeeGeehs
    Management response:Responded 4 days ago

    Dear VeeGeehs, I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. Look forward to your next visit with us. Thank you.

    Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa
    6,279 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Poipu
     
    Kaua'i Marriott Resort
    2,753 reviews
    #3 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Courtyard Kaua'i at Coconut Beach
    1,729 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Kapaa
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$143 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Kapaa
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Kapaa
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 200
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Priceline, Orbitz, Expedia, Travelocity, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, HotelsforEveryone, Agoda, getaroom.com, Evoline ltd and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kauai Shores Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Hawaii >
    • Kauai >
    • Kapaa
    • Also Known As
    • Kauai Sands Kapaa ,
    • Kauai Sands Hotel ,
    • Hotel Kauai Sands ,
    • Kauai Shores Hotel HI - Kapaa
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (341)
    Room & Suite (174)
    Pool & Beach (120)
    Dining (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (258)
    Bathroom (18)
    Nearby
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    4.77 km away
     
    Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa
    6,279 reviews
    22.75 km away
     
    Kaua'i Marriott Resort
    2,753 reviews
    10.33 km away
     
    Courtyard Kaua'i at Coconut Beach
    1,729 reviews
    .90 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Hukilau Lanai
    2,457 reviews
    .34 km away
    KINTARO Japanese Restaurant
    551 reviews
    .38 km away
    Street Burger
    441 reviews
    .42 km away
    Sleeping Giant Grill
    369 reviews
    .12 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Wailua River State Park
    56 reviews
    1.00 km away
    Ship Store Galleries
    16 reviews
    .25 km away
    Kayak Wailua
    2,339 reviews
    .55 km away
    Alii Kayaks
    824 reviews
    .93 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    lenr87g
    10 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 12 answers
    Response from savanah_d_smiley | Reviewed this property |
    Only in a couple rooms , and the staff stole our belongings. I highly suggest staying elsewhere.
    0
    Votes
    Karen S
    15 February 2017|
    AnswerShow all 7 answers
    Response from savanah_d_smiley | Reviewed this property |
    Maybe , but no promise your belongings won't get stolen. Ours were literally stolen out of suitcases in our LOCKED room.
    0
    Votes
    Danny H
    8 January 2017|
    AnswerShow all 7 answers
    Response from Jeff V | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry Dan- I didn't get any pictures of the hotel, either. There's some at their website, but regardless of where the pictures came from, be aware that the grounds have been improved in recent year and are quite nice. It's... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Comfort, private beach, friendly, recommend rooms in the Lei Building"
    Read review
    "Get a room above the ground floor to get much more privacy and not have people walking past your patio/lanai."
    Read review
    "They're all the same, just a few have an angle of a view toward the Lava Lava Restaurant and beach."
    Read review
    "Makau Building upstairs facing ocean. Music and noise wasn't too loud, but still had pool and ocean view."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing