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Northern California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

ROOMS: One of the issues with this resort is that a variety of groups own units and are individually responsible for maintenance and updates of those units. Some units have been very nicely upgraded and others are very dated with deferred maintenance. The biggest complaint heard is the noise from other rooms. GROUNDS: The grounds are mutually held so they...

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1Thank stodgman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four families stayed at Pono Kai close to 2 weeks. The ground floor rooms seemed great for kids to run outside & not worry too much on where they are going. There were enough activities to do on their property like using the pool, hot tub, putting greens, & outside BBQs. With being close to the bike path & beach,...

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3Thank Edwin M
Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great location, in walkable Kapaa village, with some outstanding staff (e.g. Jocelyn G.!). Eastward views, ocean front promenade, & reef protected beaches make it a very welcome spot to stroll, swim, or whale watch. Nearby eateries like Olympic or Bubba's, not to mention Oasis (on the beach) with their Wed. night Yukelele rock -- a not to missed mini-concert!!

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3Thank Scottw2u
Plano, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean but dated condo. Staff was extremely helpful. Great ocean front room. Close to many restaurants and shopping. About 10-15 minutes from the airport. Beautiful koi pond just outside from the desk area

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2Thank MaryFranklin
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friends had an extra condo available here -- it was nice: one bedroom large unit with kitchen and Murphy bed in the living room. Fit our family of four fine -- three markets about a mile away (Foodland, Safeway, Big Save) and old Kapaa town and food truck area a few blocks the other way. Resort had plenty of amenities:...

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4Thank griswald d
Lincolnwood, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pono Kai resort seems to be a mix of time shares which are rented through the resort and privately owned units which are rented separately. We stayed in a privately owned unit and as such, the resort management was not responsible for any issues in the unit. However, our owner, Bryan, was very responsive and the few issues we...

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Queen Creek, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in 3rd floor (w/loft) building B, AB&C have unobstructed ocean view, "moon & sunrise" very nice. Nicely furnished inside with step out deck with table, chairs & padded lounger. Beach steps away & ocean front walk to restaurants & shopping, grocery close also. Thursday or Sunday welcome "breakfast" coffee donuts worth doing for the many prize giveaway, sadly won...

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Sandy, Utah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at Pono Kai 3 times, and have never been disappointed. It is conveniently located between the north and south shore. The grounds are beautiful and our favorite thing is waking up and having coffee and breakfast on the balcony, enjoying the beautiful sunrise. The rooms are a bit outdated, but we are adventurers and are rarely in...

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Ajijic, Mexico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice rooms and in the process of updating. Good job other than the AC is in the den and not in the bedroom. Nice view, walking trail, nice welcome nicely kept up. Staff is glad to help with tours......wi-fi is OK at best. Shops are close by and within walking distance. You can be almost anywhere on the island from...

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Regina, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We checked in to the resort on Saturday afternoon, following a long delay waiting for the rooms to be prepared. Our room was a one bedroom with a loft on the third floor of a building one row back from the beach. The room was well maintained, despite some of the fixtures being a bit dated. Management indicated that the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Pono Kai Resort

Address: 4-1250 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1658
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: ₹ 11,468 - ₹ 18,500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pono Kai Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Pono Kai Hotel Kapaa
Pono Kai Kapaa
Pono Kai Resort Kauai/Kapaa
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Kapaa
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Kapaa
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Kapaa
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“Our room, building J, was away from the beach, first floor- easy parking right in front, close to laundry and front desk, and not noisy”
 of 5 bubbles griswaldd, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front rooms can be breezy and windy, but are the best bet.”
 of 5 bubbles bryanf23, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the ground as we saw no advantage of the second floor”
 of 5 bubbles ZZBottoms, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Beach front location in central area for visiting the island of Kauai”
 of 5 bubbles Bluejay56, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The best think is to talk to the reservations directly about the rooms, locations.”
 of 5 bubbles AZwonder, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
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