Whether you are on a romantic vacation in Kauai watching the sunset from the rare black sand on Waimea Beach, have the family in tow and are discovering the island by horseback, or are seeking adventure in the form of a helicopter tour above the rugged terrain, having the right hotel to serve as your home base can make all the difference. Here are some of our favorite places to stay on the Garden Island:
Like every island in the Hawaiian archipelago, Kauai is full of hidden gems and natural wonder that beg to be explored. Your time on the Garden Island will be made even more memorable with stops at these major attractions:
The Garden Island is an outdoor feast for the senses, and Kauai’s annual events reflect that. If your Kauai vacation happens to occur when one of these festivals is taking place, be sure to include it on your itinerary:
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Need insider tips on must-see attractions in Kauai Island? Check out our Kauai Island travel guide!
What currency is used in Kauai?
You’ll need U.S. dollars (USD) to buy a cocktail or anything else you fancy in Kauai.
What is there to do in Kauai?
The Hawaiian island of Kauai boasts jaw-dropping scenery and plenty of outdoor adventures. Discover some of its highlights with the following activities:
What is the best place to stay on Kauai?
Outdoor adventure lovers should base themselves in thisregion, which is home to the dramatic landscape of the Na Pali Coast. You’ll find it about 17 miles from Lihue, the commercial center of Kauai.
If you’re longing to lay on perfect beaches under the swaying fronds of a coconut palm, then the East Side, or the Coconut Coast, is the place to be. It’s 6 miles from Lihue.
What is Kauai famous for?
Sometimes called the “Garden Isle,” this island’s major draw cards include:
Spanning about 17 miles, the iconic Na Pali Coast is a sacred place of extraordinary beauty you can’t miss. Magnificent beaches surround the island, many of which are world-renowned like Hanalei Bay. If it’s waterfalls you’re chasing, check out Wailua Falls, a double waterfall in lush surroundings. Foodies will be in heaven here; the island’s waters are teeming with incredible seafood, while the lush countryside is bulging with fresh produce.
This hotel features 2 outdoor pools, a fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Relax with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy perks like free self parking.
This romantic resort features 3 restaurants, 4 outdoor pools, and a spa tub. There's fun for all ages with a children's pool and a waterslide, and families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities. Unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges and enjoy perks like a free airport shuttle.
This smoke-free resort features 2 restaurants, 2 outdoor tennis courts, and an outdoor pool. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 5 conference rooms, business center, and valet parking. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and perks like free WiFi.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Dine at the beachfront restaurant and relax with beach umbrellas. Enjoy the spa tub and perks like free valet parking and free WiFi.
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