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Winterthur, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I booked a dorm bed for 2 nights and 2 people. Our "bed" was outside on a Patio but not ready to use, because it was in the middle of the Patio and all People had to cross this Patio to go inside... In the evening we shared one mattress on the floor for 60 Dollar per night. We left...

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha to BackPack&Me, May I ask you a question: You stated that you "booked" a dorm bed...etc. Would you confirm back to me that you were told it was a dorm bed. It is certainly reasonable to feel "put out" literally by having to sleep on the patio, even though it commands a beautiful lagoon / ocean view and is...

New York, NY
Reviewed 6 May 2016

So, look, this is a hostel. Even if you book a private room at this place, you're still staying in a hostel, and it's going to be a somewhat communal, hippie-ish, hostel-like experience. Pretty much everywhere a person could sleep (couches, porches, etc), there was a person sleeping. That said, I very much enjoyed my stay here. I was in...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay here. Really friendly and helpful staff, clean hostel, comfortable beds and great location right on the beach! Its always got a good vibe and lots of people to chill with. Rooms are quite at night. Cant recommend this place enough! Only place to be on the island :) aloha brother B!

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Longueuil, Canada
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Very nice view near the ocean, it is on sunrise side. There is a boardwalk just in front of the Hostel where you can bike or run on the coast. Well placed, 20 minutes from airport, near groceries and tons of restaurants. Well decorated, property is fine, some rules are a little bite stricts (but less than the other Hostel..)...

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Tiburon, California
Reviewed 22 April 2016

My wife and I made reservations for a private room, which was not in the computer system upon our arrival. So needless to say, we were forced to wait, while the young untrained staff tried to figure out the problem. We were offered a dorm room, a couch, and even the back porch in exchange, which we flatly refused. When...

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha to "The Lovers 69X"; we are disappointed as much as you to hear of your dissatisfaction of our tremendous hostel on the edge of the Blue Lagoon here on Kauai. As to your reservation for a private room not being in the computer, it's an excellent computer program and your lack of a reservation could only have been because...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I arrived to the hostel sometime in the afternoon, and after a quick check-in by one of the members of the super friendly staff (Natalie!) I quickly made myself at home. People staying at the hostel were extremely friendly, respectful and full of advice ons tuff to do on the island. People staying ranged in age, but that didn't hold...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 April 2016

It was my first time in a hostel, and I loved this place! The atmosphere was great, everybody, including the staff and the travelers, were very friendly. The place was comfortable, and I was already under the charm of that place after a few footsteps in the establishment. I spent only 2 nights over there, and I was sad to...

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 4 April 2016

I fell asleep to the sound of the waves, woke up to the sunrise, and felt the ocean breeze through our private patio that was connected to our room. Everything was super clean and people were social. I liked the well-labeled kitchen, too. I loved the style of this hostel, the fact that a coffee truck was across the street,...

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Trak T, Mr. Fix it ! ! ! at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha Ms. Masacupan, Mahalo so very much for this super nice review and description...I just want to make it our opening description on our website...you make our place and our location seem like heaven...which I feel it is...thanks for making it so clear. Trak

Riga, Latvia
Reviewed 31 March 2016

I was on a quick visit in Kauai, and found this hostel easily on the internet (out of 2 in Kauai). Booking was easy and check-in without problems :) Staying at the hostel was comfortable, and the location is amazing, right at the beach!! Best way to spend last night in Hawaii. I flew off the new morning, so had...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I spend 10 days on Kauai and half of it in the hostel, it is a great place with amazing friendly staff. great outside spaces with table soccer and a bbq grill. Shopping options arent fare away and its super fun with the new ppl you meet there to cook your dinner in the shared open air kitchen together or...

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Trak T, Fine Tuning at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha to our Guest who wrote this wonderful review. Mahalo/thanks for the very nice words. Yes we feel the Kauai BeacH House Hostel complements this extraordinary tropical isle; and we are grateful to our wonderful staff providing our guests same wonderful service and friendliness. One of my favorites, like yours, is contemplating the tranquil Blue Lagoon in back form the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Kauai Beach House

Address: 1552 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746 (Formerly Kapa'a BeachHouse)
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: €24 - €66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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“Seconf floor rooms have an amazing view.”
 of 5 bubbles PattyScuba, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“book early. they fill up”
 of 5 bubbles KoaWoodHale, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Mixed dorm or all female dorm faces the ocean, so has the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles 411elisabethm, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Girls room upstairs behind the kitchen is ok has the patio with view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles 91guest, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It looked like the downstairs dorms retained better daytime shade (for those who like to sleep later).”
 of 5 bubbles johnmV5740OH, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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