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Whalers Cove Resort

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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El Dorado Hills, California
Reviewed 22 March 2014

We planned to stay for a week and immediately added 2 more days when we walked in the door. Saw whales before we put our suitcases down! We've vacationed in Hawaii over 10 times and this was the most relaxing because of Whalers Cove's location and serenity. The staff was always helpful and full of aloha! Absolutely coming back next...

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Palmetto, Florida
Reviewed 21 March 2014

We stayed 10 nights in unit #232. The unit had everything we needed plus we could get around any where easily. Lots of restaurants within walking distance or a quick car ride. Lanai was perfect for watching whales, water craft, scuba and snorkelers or just the ocean or night sky. Our only complaint is the lighting system. Strange multi-switch plates...

1Thank Bonnie M
Healdsburg, California
Reviewed 17 March 2014

This condo complex was perfect for the kind of vacation I was looking for. I was wanting to be in sunny Poipu, but not wanting to be in the thick of it, so to speak. Whaler's Cove sits on a rock outcropping about 1 mile souht of the main beach at Poipu. There is a secluded feeling here that is...

2Thank pfleary
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 March 2014

We spent 5 wonderful nights in Unit 136, a nicely-decorated 3rd floor condominium with 2 stories, 2 bedrooms, and 2.5 baths. It was absolutely amazing to be right on the oceanfront with the waves crashing just feet away. The living room/dining area, bedroom and master bath (and of course the lanai) all had views of the sea. We were constantly...

4Thank DougLee7
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 February 2014

My partner and I spent an amazing 2 weeks at the beautiful Whalers Cove resort. The resort is very well maintained with beautiful landscaping and is immaculately clean. The staff are always smiling and very friendly. The views are amazing as you are right on the water which makes it great for seeing turtles, watching the whales breach, and of...

4Thank David J
Reviewed 4 February 2014 via mobile

Our second visit and we love the views, location, and staff ...but- some of the units are terribly out- dated. There needs to be a truth factor when you call to rent a place. On our first visit our unit was beautiful, this time - not so much. You need to be told about the condition of the unit you...

7Thank Connie N
Orange, California
Reviewed 31 January 2014

We had not been to Kauai since 1988, ( pre Iniki) and never had a desire to return until we went back in December, 2013, and stayed at Whaler's Cove Resort, unit 133. We traveled with our best friends who for the last 12 years always rent unit 135. I can't even begin to describe Whaler's Cove. Our unit was...

2Thank Terry H
Springfield, Illinois
Reviewed 27 January 2014

Just got back from a fabulous week at the Whalers' Cove on the beyond beautiful island of Kauai. We stayed in Condo 211 and couldn't have been more pleased. This condo is very spacious, clean and has everything you need for a great time away from home. We especially enjoyed all the local themed artwork and furnishings which were very...

2Thank Amy R
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Whalers Cove Resort is a gorgeous property sitting right on the ocean's edge. It is of older construction but very well maintained with stunning views. We were entertained daily with whales frolicking in the ocean and enjoyed the view from a huge lanai with well appointed outdoor furniture perfect for sun bathing. Unit 122 is a lovely and spacious unit...

2Thank PNWMike
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 9 December 2013

I stayed in Whalers Cove for 10 days this past November and rate the experience a 3.5 / 5. Pros 1. beautifully situated property next to sea turtle habitat overlooking ocean 2. well-built and very well maintained property - orchid gardens, constant grooming of property, nice structurally designed units 3. pool area was designed for optimal sun during day overlooking...

5Thank Zeus1730

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whalers Cove Resort on beautiful Poipu Beach in Kauai, Hawaii offers luxury condos in a relaxing and stunning location. Our property offers daily housekeeping, full kitchens in each unit, and partial or ocean views with 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms. One stay at Whalers Cove Resort and you'll see why guests have awarded us the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence year after year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whalers Cove Resort

Address: 2640 Puuholo Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-8626
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Poipu
Price Range: ₹ 24,251 - ₹ 55,448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Whalers Cove Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Whalers Cove Resort Poipu, Kauai, HI
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“All units are on the water. We asked to be away from the pool, but the pool was very quiet.”
MMSMequonWI, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Confirm Unit # and request Photos. All units aren't luxury quality.”
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Bimmer29, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 223 offered great privacy and views. It was quiet and beautiful.”
mitgon, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 233 is gorgeous. Building 2 gets more shade.”
fishm0m, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms are ocean view/ocean front. Definitely would suggest a 2nd/3rd floor option.”
ballgang, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
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