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    Pono Kai Resort

    4-1250 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1658
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    6/9/2017 7/9/2017
    Traveller (453)
    Room & Suite (445)
    Pool & Beach (76)
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good46%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “herb garden” (34 reviews)
    “putting green” (26 reviews)
    “ocean front” (74 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    291 - 295 of 728 reviews

    Reviewed 4 November 2014

    Loved our stay here. We were first in E block and then in A. The appliances in E block were much better then those in A block. A block seemed older but the view was fantastic. The staff was great and very helpful.

    1  Thank Leena K
    Reviewed 2 November 2014

    I own weeks at this resort and have been coming here for years. We just stayed two weeks and had a great time. Everything was just as usual, nice people, beautiful grounds and clean an comfortable units. We were in A209 this time, it is...More

    2  Thank Slip213
    Reviewed 31 October 2014

    I have stayed at Pono Kai 4 times over the past 10 years. Generally I like the resort, the grounds, friendly staff, and location. This past stay I noticed the decline in the quality of the resort since last year. The grounds are still maintained,...More

    3  Thank odessa712
    Response from CondoRentalsHI, Condo Rental Agency at Pono Kai ResortResponded 3 November 2014

    Aloha, Thank you for your repeat stays at the Pono Kai Resort over the years. I am not sure if you stayed at one of the condos our vacation rental company manages, but I have forwarded on your concerns about the grounds and common areas...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

    Stayed at Pono Kai for the first time for a week with family. The staff is very friendly and the rooms are clean. The resort is not fancy at all, but comfortable and in a good location. It's on the beach, which you can swim...More

    Thank Mary0621
    Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

    Got upgraded to a better room, beautiful views. Staff was very helpful and went the extra mile to make sure my dream vacation was everything I wanted.I will definitely stay here again. Nothing like waking up daily to the sound of the waves and the...More

    Thank Krystal E
    Courtyard Kaua'i at Coconut Beach
    1,726 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Kapaa
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,308 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Lihue
    Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa
    6,270 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Poipu
    Kaua'i Marriott Resort
    2,752 reviews
    #3 of 11 hotels in Lihue
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Price range
    • US$159 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Kapaa
    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Kapaa
    • #7 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 217
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Hawaii >
    • Kauai >
    • Kapaa
    • Also Known As
    • Pono Kai Hotel Kapaa ,
    • Pono Kai Kapaa ,
    • Pono Kai Resort Kauai, HI - Kapaa
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    Traveller (453)
    Room & Suite (445)
    Pool & Beach (76)
    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (298)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
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    1.83 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from Brian K | Reviewed this property |
    The beach directly in from of the resort is choppy but further up I see swimmers all the time. Have to be careful of the rip currents. There are numerous calm beaches on the Island
    Rick S
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from Brian K | Reviewed this property |
    The beach is right across a bike/walk trail and is easy to get to from all units
    27 July 2017|
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    Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
    You can swim out front of Pono Kai; it's just a bit unsafe as there are some rocks on the shore, and the beach has a steep slope and lots of small crabs. There are much better beaches just a couple of miles away on either... More
    Room Tips
    "We were in building C and had the best view of the ocean."
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    "Oceanfront are the best resort. With large group,,1 bedroom but there is a loft upstairs and of course the..."
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    "End units facing the ocean are biggest and best views"
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    "Don't go through VI. Choose ground level."
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