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Garden Island Inn Hotel

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boogie boards”(97 reviews)
“beach towels”(103 reviews)
“granola bars”(30 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Garden Island Inn is marvelous. It is quaint, friendly, and a bit eccentric, which is perfect for Kauai. Amenities are limited, but that's the point; going to Kauai and spending your time on a hotel property is a waste of a trip. Sleep, have a...More

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Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 5 April 2017

Aloha! Mahalo for staying with us thank you for the 5 star review! We do NOT offer resort amenities such as pool, gift shop, restaurant, and the big resort amenity fees. We do have plenty to offer our guests; kitchenette in every room, lani, a/c,...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

We just spent a week in Kaua’i and luckily chose the Garden Island Inn as our hotel for the stay. The first thing that you will notice is the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. They were exceptional! Everyone went out of their way to...More

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Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 5 April 2017

GREAT VALUE AND LOCATION, thank you so much for your beautiful description of the hotel and your experience with us. We do have an exceptional staff, it is a wonderful to hear their praises from our guests. Your comfort and quality of stay is top...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

We just stayed for 6 nights for our first trip to Kauai. Lots of research and thought went into this vacation with our kiddos. Luckily my brother found the perfect place! As others have said, it's beautiful, unique, funky, and great location. What I particularly...More

Thank Amelia S
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 5 April 2017

Thank you for sharing your joy at finding and staying with us! I think there is magic here also. We are small and artsy with an incredible team who think of each other as family. Our staff can give so many local insights and suggestions...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Great stay for the price, everyone was friendly and helpful, granola bars stocked all day and all the beach gear we needed. We used boogie boards at Kalapaki Beach every day and had a blast. Extremely convenient to the airport.More

Thank DEANNA H
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 7 April 2017

Aloha, thank you for sharing your experience with us on trip advisor. I believe we are a good value for our location, amenities, and our service. Kalapaki Beach is beautiful, with views from our hotel and a short walk across the street. Glad you took...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Charm, warmth, ambiance, and a sincere and gracious staff that cares enough to pay attention to all the little things and create a vacation that is unforgettable! This was our 3rd visit to the Garden Island Inn and we will return soon. This lovely little...More

Thank Karen R
Response from Lis L, Owner at Garden Island Inn HotelResponded 5 April 2017

Mahalo for your lovely review and acknowledgement of our outstanding staff. The Inn that has it all is always looking how to make things more extraordinary. Our joy is making every guest feel like a VIP, because you are to us! We are adding all...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
USD 200 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Lihue
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
#4 Business Hotel in Lihue
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 200 - USD 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Lihue
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lihue
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Lihue
#4 Business Hotel in Lihue
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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joeysmom22
23 May 2018|
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Response from Lis L | Property representative |
Kalapaki Beach is very swimmable! The water is very clear, nice sandy bottom. It is about 1/4 mile across, visitors and locals like the SUP, body and full surfboard sports here. Volleyball on the beach with grassy areas... More
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ProIrish
18 April 2018|
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Response from Letha A | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. They're quite a ways from where the flooding was. (We just got back a week ago!)
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dawnmw74
22 May 2017|
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Response from ann-margret m | Reviewed this property |
No this place does not have swimming pool but beach is just across the road and Garden Island Inn will supply you with towels, chairs, umbrellas snorkelling equipment boogie boards 😀
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"Hawaii is expensive, but here every $ is worth"
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"3 stories, no elevator. if you're hauling heavy bags you might sacrifice view for convenience"
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"The upstairs rooms give an even better view of the water."
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"All the second and third floor rooms have balconies."
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