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    Garden Island Inn

    3445 Wilcox Rd, Kalapki Beach, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9590
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    Fabulous location, helpful and friendly staff, loved the murals and all the flowers and koi. Fresh fruit in the mornings and very helpful staff with fantastic hospitality - we found ourselves wishing we had booked more than one night there.More

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    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 5 July 2017

    Aloha, thank you for the 5 star review! Our tropical, family owned, boutique hotel is loaded with art and we like to think ambiance. We are always trying to enhance our guest stay and provide the highest quality of guest service. Happily our staff are...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

    Over the last 2 years my fiancé and I have stayed at quite a few hotels. From Waipoili Resort, fancy shmancy, to Kauai Shores, HIGHLY DISAPPOINTING. By far, Garden Island Inn, is THE BEST PLACE TO STAY on the entire island. We even canceled our...More

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    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 5 July 2017

    WOW thank you so much for this awesome review! It is a great shout out to Angie and Cherie which they so deserve. We take pride in our family owned boutique artsy hotel. It is our pleasure to give our guests all the extras to...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely gorgeous spot! Every detail of this inn is thought out and covered in flowers and colors! From the doors water color paintings to the stone pathway, there is a beautiful garden feel to it all! The native staff are very pleasant and represent the...More

    1  Thank Kristi E
    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 1 July 2017

    Mahalo for the lovely review! I hope you will be ok if I copy and paste the comments into a Facebook post. You have described the hotel experience so beautifully!! Steve has owned the hotel for 29 years; easy to see it is a career...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    Of the many hotel properties where this hotelier has stayed .... this property went to first place due to their amenities and the friedliness of the staff. Their attitude on service and hospitality is second to none. We can and there's one or two rooms...More

    2  Thank ptb2929
    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 1 July 2017

    Aloha, how fabulous that Angela was able to take such good care of you! She is an angle which we are so thrilled to work with and love. Thank you for the wonderful review "attitude on service and hospitality second to None" coming from a...More

    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    Our first night in Kauai, m fiancé and I stayed in Room 19 on the 3rd floor. We had a view of the ocean from our balcony, a king sized bed, and all of the wonder and charm that you would want. I would rather...More

    1  Thank manicottininja
    Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island InnResponded 1 July 2017

    Congratulations on your marriage! We are honored to have you honeymoon with us, and so glad you found it fantastic and charming! We like you to feel at home, and provide those items which can make the day go great. Coffee, fruit from our trees,...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$157 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
    • #1 Family Hotel in Lihue
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
    • #4 Business Hotel in Lihue
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Lihue
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    dawnmw74
    21 May 2017|
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    Response from ann-margret m | Reviewed this property |
    No this place does not have swimming pool but beach is just across the road and Garden Island Inn will supply you with towels, chairs, umbrellas snorkelling equipment boogie boards 😀
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    Kristyk21
    31 March 2017|
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    Response from MetraCop | Reviewed this property |
    KristyK I'm not familiar withOrchid 18, but the owners and managers are super helpful, and will do anything humanly possible to help you, contact them personally, especially if you have been making reservations via the... More
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    Bethany V
    27 March 2017|
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    Response from steve l | Property representative |
    Sorry but we don't. There is a nice open laundry about a mile away that is next door to several restaurants wish is easy and fun. We will do laundry sometimes for our guest when its really needed for them though . Hope to... More
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    "Room 21 Orchid Master suite is amazing or any room on the 3rd floor"
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    "My room was at the bottom in the corner, but it was quiet and convenient for me. ."
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    "There is a variety of bed choices."
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    "We stayed in Room 19, one of their suites, 3rd floor with view of ocean"
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