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Garden Island Inn Hotel

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boogie boards”(94 reviews)
“beach towels”(97 reviews)
“kalapaki beach”(112 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Lihue at 10pm and didn't want to drive to our rental on north shore until the next day so we stayed overnight at the Garden Island Inn. What a pleasant surprise! The room was clean, well equipped, and cheerful. In the morning...More

Thank Antionette R
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, I am glad you got lucky with your stay with us! Great to start a trip with a pleasant surprise. Our location and staff is a fabulous way to begin a Kauai adventure. Book early and book direct to get the room of your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a one night opening in our several week condo rental vacation in Kauai and chose the Garden Island Inn for our stay. We had driven by it in years past. What a cute little motel! The room was dated but very comfortable, clean...More

Thank Nancy A
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, thank you for the lovely review. Our location, ambiance, and value are great reasons to book with us. I am glad you liked our cute, comfortable, clean, friendly hotel! See you again I hope. Mahalo, Lis & Steve Layne

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived very tired from our flight...this sanctuary was wonderful. It was comfortable, full of old Hawaii charm and the most friendly of staff. Wished we would have know of this before we booked at a big resort. When I return to Kauai, I will...More

Thank Lois S
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Sanctuary, what a beautiful word, thank you so much for your review! We are very happy you found us and that you will be back. We get inspired to make the hotel as wonderful as possible when our guest give us such glowing feedback. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The only reason I give the Garden Island Inn four stars is its location on the busy main road. If you are a light sleeper, this is not the place for you, unless you can request a room without an ocean (and therefore road) view...More

Thank MainelyJane
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

We are an excellent deal. Corporations focus is making money, ours is making memories. We are facing the ocean with lovely views of Kalapaki Bay, no need to get in your car to go to the beach. You park in front of your room, not...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

If you want chain hotel amenities and prices don't stay here. If you enjoy a funky local hotel across the highway from the Harbor, beach and some nice shops and restaurants at half the price stay here. We parked here at the beginning and end...More

Thank Robert G
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha, I am delighted you enjoyed our artsy, boutique hotel, we offer an abundance of charm and value. Thank you for mentioning our value along with our location. Kalapaki Beach is a beautiful area; a protected bay, beautiful sand, volley ball, Palm trees, a 2...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$193 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
#1 Family Hotel in Lihue
#4 Business Hotel in Lihue
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$193 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
#1 Family Hotel in Lihue
#4 Business Hotel in Lihue
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (280)
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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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"I didn't like my #12. Kind of a corner room with a balcony that looks like it was just jammed in there."
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"non corporate not IKEA cookie cutter decor"
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"Their site has photos of each room and you can pre choose a specific room."
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"Away from the street noise"
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