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This is a selection of some of our most popular hotels in . There is very little self-catering available in Kauai so we tend to stick with hotels. There is no official hotel grading system in Hawaii so the number of stars are offered as a guide only.
3* Courtyard Kauai Coconut Beach
Formerly Aston Kauai Beach at Makaiwa. Located on Waipouli Beach, next door to the Coconut Marketplace, we think this comfortable hotel offers great value for money. There is nothing too fancy about the place but if offers decent quality accommodation and service in nice surroundings. The secluded full service resort is nicely landscaped amidst a coconut grove. As with many properties on Kauai the beach is not recommended for swimming but there is a nice pool in the garden. Dining options include theme buffets and an authentic nightly luau (weather permitting) rated the best in the State. Golf, shops, restaurants and natural wonders, like the Fern Grotto and Opaekaa Falls, are nearby.
4* Aqua Kauai Beach Resort
This hotel is located four miles from Lihue Airport, and is set in 25 acres of ocean-front property on the eastern Coconut Coast. It is situated centrally for sightseeing activities and shopping facilities. The hotel offers 2 restaurants, a lobby bar and a nightclub as well as a hospitality room for early arrival or late check-out, a 24-hour reception desk 2 floodlit tennis courts, gym and a nearby golf course. The resort also features 3 swimming pools arranged around dramatic rocks and waterfall features as well as pool and beach services. Guests may also relax at The Alolani Spa and Exercise Centre (massages and facials for an additional fee).
5* Sheraton Kauai Resort
South of Lihue on the Po'ipu coast is where you will find this deluxe resort which is an ideal honeymoon hotel. It offers gardens filled with meandering waterways and romantic bridges, creating a quiet retreat away from it all. Set amidst some of the most spectacular landscapes in the world, there are 2 sheltered sea lagoons to be found at the adjacent beach park, one of which is ideal for snorkelling whilst the other offers safe bathing for children. The Poipu shopping centre is around 1.5 km from the hotel and it is approximately 2.5 km to historic Koloa Town. There are 4 restaurants on the property, each open at various times. In the outdoor complex there are 2 swimming pools with children's paddling areas. One of the pools lies directly beside the Pacific Ocean. Other leisure offerings include 3 tennis courts, a Jacuzzi, access to the championship golf course, horse riding and beach activities. Fitness and massage services are available and an array of water sports may be tried out.
5* Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club
Another good honeymoon hotel, this deluxe resort boasts the largest swimming pool in Hawaii, as well as a Jacuzzi, a sauna, a steam room, and various massage treatments. Sports enthusiasts may play tennis, golf, or work out in the gym. Entertainment shows provide extra variation. Set within 800 lush, tropical acres, the hotel's dining options include a cosy bar and 5 elegant, air-conditioned restaurants. The 356 comfortable, cosy guestrooms are spread over 4 annex buildings and are all carpeted and come with an en suite bathroom and a double or king-size bed.
5* Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa
This luxury hotel prides itself not only on it's genuine commitment to exceptional service, but also on its strong environmental policies which include only using eco-friendly housekeeping materials, no plastic cups or packaging, incorporating solar powered energy and recycling whenever possible. Even the heat given off by the air conditioning system is recycled, as a source of energy for heating the hot water. The hotel offers a wide range of guest services and shops (some charges may apply locally) including: car rental desk, gift shop, florist, hair and manicure salon, laundry/dry cleaning, 24 hour room service and baby-sitting. Sports wise there are 2 freshwater,outdoor swimming pools connected by "river pools", and a sundeck, a 5-acre saltwater lagoon, 500-yard white sand beach on property, 25,000-sq.-ft. indoor/outdoor ANARA health and fitness spa with 25-yard heated lap pool, whirlpools and lava rock showers, offering revitalising treatments, massages and skin care, free weights, exercise cycles, steppers, stair climbers and a personal trainer, 4 tennis courts, mountain bike rentals plus fantastic golf nearby.
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