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Smiths Tropical Paradise

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Such a pretty place. Well maintained and worth the cost of admittance. So many different plants and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pinellas Park, Florida

The Smith family Luau was a experience of a life time, very good food and excellent entertainment... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Conyers, Georgia
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3-5971 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1435
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful garden, fun tram ride We spent top dollar seeking an authentic experience of Hawaiian culture. This isn’t it. If you enjoy fairly nice cafeteria food with five hundred or so people seated mess hall style this may be for you. There was nice live...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a pretty place. Well maintained and worth the cost of admittance. So many different plants and birds. Spent 2 hours walking around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gypsyrver
Reviewed 29 October 2018

The Smith family Luau was a experience of a life time, very good food and excellent entertainment. The polynesian riverboat tour and fern grotto was beautiful site to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karonmw
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Smith's Tropical Paradise is the location of the Smith's Family Luau. You can visit the gardens during the day without going to the Luau. They also Put on a show after the Luau which you can go to without going to the luau. If you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 15 October 2018

After taking the boat cruise to the Fern Grotto, we noticed the Tropical Gardens on site and decided to take a look. We paid a modest fee of $6. to walk through on our own. I think they have guided tours available, but not sure....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travelinggrandma67
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We had a really nice visit to Smiths Tropical Paradise. We decided to do this after our Fern Grotto cruise and tour. The paradise is beautiful and the grounds are immaculate. The real highlight though was that we spent $1 on two bags of bird...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We went to Smith's before the wedding we were going to. It was nice clean and fun. Had a group of children and adults. Good food good beverages.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Deziree A
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The tour around the garden was very fast on the tram. Once we got off the tram we walked around the garden to better see the plants. The unearthing of the pig was interesting. The entertainment was good while we ate. The food was delicious....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank mistyschulz
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We enjoy this experience so much, we have been back 3 times with different family members! The tram ride around the gardens is short, but informational. There is time to meander throughout the gardens while you wait for the pig unveiling. Then it's time to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Travis D
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My family and I had a great time wandering the gardens and feeding the birds. The peacocks were beautiful! My daughter enjoyed it so much that we came back again the next day. The vegetation is amazing and I was able to take some really...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank aljenleo
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9 May 2017|
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Response from ChinoSJP | Reviewed this property |
I assume you are talking about the Smith Family Luau. Their website states this..... NCL – Pride of America Guests Your ship is usually scheduled to overnight on Kauai on Thursday night. We operate our family’s luau on... More
27 February 2016|
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Response from Rick S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, nearly all the resorts have shuttle bus service to Smith's tropical paradise, Smiths has their own shuttle bus service as well.
27 April 2015|
Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
It was damaged years ago but has recovered for the most part. Still worth seeing. Check out the white bird of paradise trees as well.