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Kauai Marriott Resort
4 out of 5
3610 Rice Street, Lihue, HI
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14.39 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Beautiful resort. Perfect location"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Kauai Marriott Resort
Sheraton Kauai Resort
4 out of 5
2440 Hoonani Rd, Koloa, HI
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15.72 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (2,317 reviews)

"Property food expensive. Lava grill good, Rum fire over priced for what you get. Beach is amazing. Area is great. Be sure to get room on beach side. They all face the ocean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Sheraton Kauai Resort
Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort
4 out of 5
650 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, HI
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The price is $143 per night
13.23 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (84 reviews)

"We had a great visit. The staff was very helpful. The rooms were very clean and large. The cafe staff were excellent"…"

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2020

Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort

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Marriott's Kaua'i Beach Club
4 out of 5
3610 Rice Street, Lihue, HI
The price is $329 per night
14.39 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (269 reviews)

"Location excellent to beaches and food places. Service was good. Missed not experiencing the pool and fitness room because of social distancing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Marriott's Kaua'i Beach Club
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa
4.5 out of 5
1571 Poipu Road, Koloa, HI
The price is $424 per night
16.1 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,630 reviews)

"The views are great, the restaurant are wonderful."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa
The Lodge at Kukuiula
4.5 out of 5
2700 Ke Alaula Street, Koloa, HI
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14.82 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)

"The property was georgeous and the attention to detail was incredible. All the comforts one could think of was there. There are too many to list and I suggest everyone that is semi interested in going to Kukuiula to go visit. It is heaven on earth. Aloha"…"

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2019

The Lodge at Kukuiula
Aston Islander on the Beach
3 out of 5
440 Aleka Place, Kapaa, HI
The price is $179 per night
13 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (2,494 reviews)

"Loved the location. The property could use some updates."…"

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Aston Islander on the Beach
Waipouli Beach Resorts & Spa Kauai by Outrigger
4 out of 5
4-820 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, HI
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13.37 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (809 reviews)
Great pool

"Beautiful condo, great location, pool is amazing"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Waipouli Beach Resorts & Spa Kauai by Outrigger
Kauai Shores Hotel
3.5 out of 5
420 Papaloa Rd, Kapaa, HI
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12.9 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (1,096 reviews)

"We had a great stay here! It was conveniently located and well priced. Our room was clean although the bathroom smelled a little musty at first. The parking lot gets a bit crowded but there is a grassy lot for extra parking which meant that we were always able to find a spot. We would stay here again! ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2020

Kauai Shores Hotel
Hilton Garden Inn Kauai Wailua Bay
3.5 out of 5
3-5920 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, HI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $149 per night
12.59 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (809 reviews)

"Friendly and helpful staffs. Really good locations and very central. Just the pillows is too soft and bathroom amenities need to have a loofa."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Kauai Wailua Bay
Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu, Autograph Collection
4.5 out of 5
2641 Poipu Rd, Koloa, HI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $305 per night
15.38 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (951 reviews)

"Location, covid-related lack of crowds! And Facilities were great!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu, Autograph Collection
The Point at Poipu by Diamond Resorts
3.5 out of 5
1613 Pe'e Rd, Koloa, HI
The price is $159 per night
16.4 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (650 reviews)

"Loved the turtle viewing area. There were turtles there every time we went. Close to the beach walk so we could hike."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

The Point at Poipu by Diamond Resorts
Club Wyndham Bali Hai Villas
3 out of 5
4970 Pepelani Loop, Princeville, HI
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9.15 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (470 reviews)
Relax in paradise

"The accommodations were very clean. The basic amenities were available. The only disappointment was an unbearable sofa bed location in the living room that was painful to sit upon for extended periods. That piece of furniture should be donated to Goodwill ASAP! Other than that unpleasant issue, we ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Club Wyndham Bali Hai Villas
Poipu Bed & Breakfast Inn
3 out of 5
2720 Hoonani Rd, Poipu Beach, Koloa, HI
The price is $203 per night
15.3 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (58 reviews)
Slice of Paradise

"From the moment we arrived our room was ready early and I had a nice welcome note in the lobby. Our room was very comfortable and the breakfast on the front porch was excellent and charming. Highly recommended this Inn and wonderful Aloha spirit."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

Poipu Bed & Breakfast Inn
Hotel Coral Reef
2.5 out of 5
4-1516 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $149 per night
13.56 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (591 reviews)
Thanks for the needed rest.

"Took the time to check this place out. Had super reasonable rate cause availability. Glad we did super comfortable bed and got some much needed relaxation. Mahalo and aloha's"…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Hotel Coral Reef
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Where to stay in Kauai

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Visiting Kauai

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Kauai, and visitors give high marks for the beaches, beautiful waterfalls, and local tours. Top sights in the city include Hanalei Bay, Princeville Golf Course, and Waimea Canyon.

  • There are 2058 hotels and other accommodations in Kauai
  • The closest major airport is in Lihue, HI (LIH), 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Kauai

Cultural venues in the city include Kilohana Plantation, Kauai Museum, and Kokee Natural History Museum. Attractions like Kauai Mini Golf, Smith's Tropical Paradise, and Kauai Coffee Company are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks like Kadavul Hindu Temple, Kilauea Lighthouse, and Swinging Bridge.

In Kauai, you'll find 2058 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect vacation. Below are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa - Guests who stay at this 4.5-star resort in Poipu can enjoy access to 3 outdoor pools and a full-service spa, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Koa Kea Hotel & Resort - Our customers like the dining options and helpful staff at this resort. Guests who stay at this 4.5-star resort in Poipu can enjoy access to a full-service spa and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • Hale Ho'o Maha Bed & Breakfast - With a stay at this 3.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and beach locale.

Other favorite sights in Kauai include Hanalei Bay, Princeville Golf Course, and Waimea Canyon.

Dressing for Kauai

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 79°F during the day and 65°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 84°F, while the average at night is 68°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 85°F with nighttime averages of 74°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 84°F and nighttime averages of 66°F
  • Kauai gets about 37.01 inches of rain per year
  • Usually August and September are the hottest months with an average of 85°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 66°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Kauai?
Kauai Inn is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star resort offers 4 beach bars and free breakfast. It is located a short 6-minute walk from Nawiliwili Bay. Reviews from our site also recommend Koloa Landing Resort at Poipu, Autograph Collection and Hotel Coral Reef as top options for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kauai, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best deals available in Kauai.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Kauai?
To find more details about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Kauai, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Kauai?
Based on reviews, Kauai Shores Hotel is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Other choices to stay on the cheap include The ISO. Island. Sky. Ocean. and Tip Top Motel Cafe & Bakery.
What's the best place to stay when traveling with kids to Kauai?
Kauai Beach Resort is a top 4-star resort on Expedia for families, and features 4 outdoor pools and 3 restaurants. Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa is another choice for your stay with the kids. Attractions like Lydgate Beach Park and Kauai Mini Golf are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a couple visiting Kauai?
Sheraton Kauai Resort is a favorite 4-star resort for couples, and features LED TVs and a full-service spa. Another choice for a stay with your sweetheart is Beautiful Romantic Hanalei Honeymoon Vacation Rental Steps/beach.
What is the top LGBTQ-friendly accommodation in Kauai?
Plantation Hale Suites is a top 3-star LGBTQ-friendly condo, affiliated with IGLTA, that features 3 outdoor pools and in-room kitchens.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Kauai?
Sheraton Kauai Resort is a top resort for people traveling with their pets, and offers 2 restaurants and 2 outdoor pools for its human guests. Koa Kea Hotel & Resort is another good option for a stay with your pet.
What's the best place to stay for a beach vacation in Kauai?
Kauai Inn is a top 4.5-star beachfront resort with 3 outdoor pools and 7 restaurants. Other good options for your beach trip include Kauai Beach Resort and Hotel Coral Reef. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Hanalei Bay or Poipu Beach.
What's the best luxury accommodation in Kauai?
Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort is a 4-star hotel with 3 restaurants and a poolside bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampering stay.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Kauai?
Hotel Coral Reef is a favorite hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish stay, and features an outdoor pool and spa services. Kauai Shores Hotel and Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort are other choices for a boutique stay.
What's the best golf hotel in Kauai?
Hanalei Bay Resort is a 3-star condo featuring 2 outdoor pools and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options if you’d like to stay near a golf course include Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa and Sheraton Kauai Resort. You can tee off at Princeville Golf Course, Makai Golf Club, or Kauai Lagoons Golf Club while you’re in town.

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