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Fort Langley, Canada
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Stayed in the River Cottage at the Fern Grotto Inn for 11 days November, 2014. Set in a private garden setting we found the cottage so comfortable and a perfect home base to explore the Island of Kauai. Each day we chose an east or west direction and then checked out a new beach to find and explore. Aside from...

2Thank Apismellifera6735
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Wonderful location. We had rented the Ohana house (there are other cottages on this property), which is really great. Old wood plantage style building, spacious (3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, large, kitchen with a wonderful table, large living room), fully equipped, we missed nothing. Everything clean, tasteful furniture and details. Absolutely great garden, fruits to ear from the trees, kayak to...

Thank Paul K
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Reviewed 18 December 2014

We were enchanted with this well appointed studio cottage. I painted the view from the kitchen window. Comfortable and complete. Compliments to Paul on his attention to detail e.g. working flashlight on the keyring, fresh flowers and fruit from the luscious tropical garden surrounding Fern Grotto Inn. It couldn't have been a better location, secluded yet within walking distance from...

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Really enjoyed the last week at River Cottage. Very relaxed and low key atmosphere. The setup is perfect and fit-out lacks for nothing......lots of cute kitchen touches too. Who needs a crowded hotel or resort condo? We didn't see owner and hardly anyone else either, which suited us fine. Near Kaapa/Lihue which is central to 45 minute drive for North...

2Thank Ado3361
Reviewed 26 November 2014

We have visited Kauai twice (so far), and each time we booked our accommodations at Fern Grotto Inn in Cottage Canal B. It is conveniently located in Kapaa, which is an easy drive to go North or South of the island. It is within walking distance to the beach, which is great for early morning swims. Also, Fern Grotto provides...

Thank Christine T
Vancouver, Washington, Usa
Reviewed 21 November 2014

This is a wonderful place to stay if you like to cook in for some of your meals and have a nice space to relax in at the end of a day of playing on Kauai. It's a great location as you enter into Kapaa from Lihue. The owners have thought of everything to include that makes your stay more...

Thank Laura E
Alameda, California
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Talk about a little piece of heaven. We found it! Coco cottage, one of six very private, very special Hawaiian cottages in a beautiful tropical garden setting, is part of the Fern Grotto Inn, where we just spent a delightful week at our own little private Hawaiian resort. Owner, Paul Juma, saw to our every need before we even knew...

2Thank Tootles-10
Lincoln, California
Reviewed 25 October 2014

Fantastic place to stay! Quiet in lush surroundings on the Wailua River. 100% attention to detail. Upon arrival we received a beautiful floral bouquet and a tasty surprise in the the fridge. Our cottage was equipped with everything from salt & pepper to a fan on the front porch. Everything needed for fun in the sun was available to us....

1Thank Carol v
Cypress, Texas
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Our stay at Fern Grotto was fantastic!! It was like having our own little home on the island. If you like the luxuries of a 5 star hotel, this is not a place for you. My husband and I enjoyed the privacy and ability to avoid the crowds and busyness that comes with staying at a hotel/resort. Fern Grotto gave...

Thank tweise
Reviewed 19 October 2014

What a fabulous place. Centrally located. Beautiful grounds, lovely well-equipped cottage ( Garden Cottage) , and thoughtful attention to detail. The cottage had everything we needed, including a nice set of cooking gear, even a flashlight. We were greeted with flowers and a fridge of treats. Having beach gear ( including coolers and a kayak) provided made activities easy. We...

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are centrally located in the perfect spot for exploring the whole island of Kauai. Just ten minutes north of the airport, the property is on the banks of the Wailua River, a few minutes from the heart of Kapaa town, walking distance to beaches and family parks. We are nestled in Hawaii's largest coconut grove in the shadow of Sleeping Giant Mountain with easy access to hiking and kayaking. We are only a block from the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fern Grotto Inn

Address: 4561 Kuamoo Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1419
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: €212 - €290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fern Grotto Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Fern Grotto Hotel Kapaa
Fern Grotto Inn Kauai, HI - Kapaa
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“Canal B is perfect for couples!”
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“River Cottage is right next to a park, so there is a little noise.”
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