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Richardson, Texas
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We could not have stayed in a better location. Fine dining in Kapaa only minutes away. Two full service grocery stores around the corner. What works out to be a nearly private 2-mile stretch of beach less than 10 minutes away (behind the Wailua golf course). If it happens to rain, as it did on our visit a couple of...

1Thank Thomas C
Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Excellent property which is clean and well maintained. It has a relaxing family feel and atmosphere. The owner has provided plenty of extra's, such as: bicycles, kayaks, snorkeling equipment, coolers, beach mats and blankets, boogie boards, etc. Much appreciated. Close to all amenities. This property is a must for anyone who is looking for a home away from home with...

Thank Simon P
Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We stayed 8 nights in the River Cottage and can't wait to go back. It was such a serene, peaceful place to stay. The yard was incredible, we picked star fruit & mountain apples from the trees, an orchid grew in the mango tree (mangoes weren't ripe in February,) & there were flowers blooming everywhere. The cottage was tastefully decorated...

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Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 18 April 2015

An absolute delight! exactly the way we prefer to travel. Cozy, quaint, quiet and few people. Cottage B was the right choice for us (love the lanai). Paul is fantastic and very helpful. You can see that he takes total pride in his little piece of paradise and what he does. We only spent 4 nights, but next year it...

Thank oceanwind92
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Home again after 7 nights at the Fern Grotto Inn (a return guest) and miss it already! The grounds are beautifully maintained with colorful, blooming flowers & fruit trees; very picturesque and serene. The 2 cottages I have stayed in, the Coco Cottage this stay and the Ohana house previously, are comfortable and tastefully decorated with wonderful authentic accent pieces;...

Thank Lynn S
Friday Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We stayed at the River cottage for 6 nights. It was a great experience and we felt that we were at home from the first minute. Paul let us have the room early as it was open and we were able to get situated and comfortable. The cottage is spotlessly clean and very well provisioned. There was even a cold...

2Thank leogmichael
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We recently enjoyed 11 nights in the Canal B Cottage at Fern Grotto. The location is ideal in that we were close to Kapa’a and so could easily travel to the north or south shores of the island. We were also 5 minutes to Lydgate Beach and the Walua River was literally steps from our door. The grounds are lovely...

Thank Amanda F
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We spent the first 4 nights of our honeymoon at Fern Grotto Inn and stayed in the Garden Cottage. The cottage was very clean, comfortable, and nicely decorated. The kitchen was exactly as described and very well stocked with pots, pans, and any utensil we'd need. The bed was also especially comfortable! The bathroom was beautiful with a very spacious...

1Thank erwedding
Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Our family of 6 ( all adult) stayed in the Ohana cottage at Fern Grotto Inn during the last week of March 2015. This gracious white plantation house is set in a lovely garden complete with bonsai and fruit trees. Each of the 3 comfortable bedrooms sleep 2 ( 2 double beds, one 2 twin bed room) and has a...

1Thank lblatscc
Northern CA
Reviewed 23 March 2015

This was our 5th trip to Kauai, and our 5th stay at the Fern Grotto Inn...that alone should tell you everything you need to know! This year we stayed in the Ohana House, and for less than what we would have spent at a resort, we enjoyed a three bedroom, three bathroom house, with a very comfortable living space, fully...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are centrally located in the perfect spot for exploring the whole island of Kauai. Just ten minutes north of the airport, the property is on the banks of the Wailua River, a few minutes from the heart of Kapaa town, walking distance to beaches and family parks. We are nestled in Hawaii's largest coconut grove in the shadow of Sleeping Giant Mountain with easy access to hiking and kayaking. We are only a block from the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fern Grotto Inn

Address: 4561 Kuamoo Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1419
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: $283 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fern Grotto Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Fern Grotto Hotel Kapaa
Fern Grotto Inn Kauai/Kapaa
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