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Address: 3-3601 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-8411
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+1 808-742-1214

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My husband and I stopped here on our way down to the south shore from Princeville. Was impressed by what they had for sale. Really liked the fact that almost all of their items... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Janet S
Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here on our way down to the south shore from Princeville. Was impressed by what they had for sale. Really liked the fact that almost all of their items are made here Kauai and are of excellent quality. They are not the cheap looking tourist type fair you see in Kapa'a most stores. The prices... More 

Thank Janet S
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stopped to find Koa wood pieces. We found 3 that were suitable & would fit in our suitcase to get home.

Thank Sydney H
Costa Mesa, California
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44 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This store ie lumber yard is not what it use to be. You could buy Koa by the piece in short lengths and different thicknesses along with already made items. Recently they moved their shop to this location which greatly reduced their square footage and thus the amount of wood that was for sales. During this visit they had only... More 

1 Thank William O
Eagan, Minnesota
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259 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We've driven by this store for years. We stopped in and loved it! My wife bought a Koa necklace. Something for everyone.

Thank Al H
Portland, Oregon
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Not a lot of variety or volume, but beautiful artwork by locals for sale here. I ended up just buying a beautiful Kia wood bookmark.

Thank cmall0ry
Surprise, Arizona
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351 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Koa Wood Store is located in Lihui, the capitol city of Kauai. The store has a great selection of koa wood items, most made right there in the shop. If you appreciate beautiful handcrafted wood then you must stop here.

Thank Glenn S
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

My husband is a knife maker and I wanted to bring him by while we were on our honeymoon. No available lumber but we found some wonderful pieces to bring home. Definitely recommend this to those who are looking for a unique souvenir from this gorgeous island. Also, the cashier was incredibly sweet and informative.

Thank Priscilla R
New Braunfels, Texas
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38 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was a small shop. They had a lot of wood boxes and pens. Prices seemed fair. Very easy to get to. Right off the main road.

Thank texasinsurancegirl
Level Contributor
223 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This shop specializes in high quality products made with the Acacia species of Koa wood found only in Hawaii. The most sought after variety is curly Koa which has extraordinary patterns & iridescent highlights. An object made of Koa wood is a wonderful and memorable souvenir of your Hawaiian holiday. Note, these objects are not cheap as Koa wood is... More 

1 Thank suzziej
Fullerton, California
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721 reviews
292 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

If you like Koa, then a stop at the Koa store is a must. It is right by the turn off to Waimea Falls. They have some very nice high quality items. If you are in to wood working, they also sell Koa wood that you can take home and create your own item.

Thank RockNCreekGirl

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