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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Aspects are quite rustic - e.g. it's all natural ventilation. The hostel makes good use of its spot facing the sea. My room was always getting a sea breeze. Friendly staff and generally an interesting cross section of fellow travellers to chat with.

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

this place is amAZING !!! super clean and everyone was real friendly lots of great places to eat around and honestly didnt even want to leave the beach. this place is truly heaven on earth in the earthly heavenly realm.

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South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is my first time writing a review, hate 'em, don't normally pay any attention to 'em, but this experience was such a downer ending for our Kauai vacation. I work in the tourism industry for summer and winters and know how exhausting it is. I've stayed in a ton of hostels and this was definitely a place that had...

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Solothurn, Switzerland
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was in a room with 9 beds with direct view to the ocean - very nice! There is a chilling atmosphere in the hostel with relaxing sound in the background - just perfect for holidays. Direct on the other side of the street is the Small Town Cafe :-)

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is one of the cheaper options in Kauai and the location is great right by the ocean. The hostel itself is actually pretty cool but there is very little atmosphere. We just came from a different hostel in Waikiki which had a super welcoming atmosphere and friendly staff, to this place where staff could barely pull out a smile...

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha to Steffan, we are so sorry you did not have a fantastic time at the hostel. \We are a family business and we were all away on family business and so some staff slipped thru the cracks and gained a spot without a pre-check of their personal qualities. On our return we saw and felt the same as you...

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Bremen, Germany
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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The hostel is located right at the ocean and from my bed I could actually see the sunrise over the ocean - amazing! The place is very open, architecture-wise as well as the people. The staff was very friendly to everyone. All in all, great stay on a great island

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha Kauai Traveler and Guest at the Kauai BeacH House Hostel, Mahalo nui loa for staying with us; and your Trip Advisor Review is very much appreciated. When I tell people we are closer to the water and have better views than the Marriott and the Hyatt, they find it hard to believe, but as you enjoyed it...it's TRUE. We...

Oviedo, Florida
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I arrived fairly late for check in and Miles patiently waited for me and shown me around the beach house even it was late! The view is spectacular and all the staffs are super helpful! Everything is really clean and many wonderful eateries are within walking distance. To top everything off, we got hooked up by Brian's friend (Captain Cassidy)...

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha Kelvin, yes that is what Kauai and the Kauai BeacH House Hostel are all about, the Aloha Spirit which is what you are talking about. As well, In all the years, none of us ever get "used to" the views in back of the hostel into the Blue Lagoon and over the horizon of the Pacific Ocean. You toured...

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I was very lucky to have stumbled into the KBHH! A dear friend recommended i stay there during my visit to Kauai and i am sure glad i did! They say you get what you pay for, but at the KBHH you definitely get a lot more in return!! Besides the very welcoming staff, friendly guests, spacious layout, beautiful views...

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha Alex, super Mahalo / Thanks for such not only a great review but one so well written covering so many areas we appreciate you mentioning. On behalf of the whole staff a very big Mahalo Nui Loa from the Kauai BeacH House Hostel. Leota

Reviewed 30 August 2016

Great spot, right in town. Friendly staff. Place is a bit old, but super charming, super chill. If you're looking for a hostel in Kauai, this is it. The rooms are right on the water. The breeze is amazing. The lawn outside is perfect for laying out and watching the stars. Well worth the price.

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha, thanks for the nice review of the Kauai Beach House Hostel, and mahalo / thanks for commenting on our great staff because as you know people helping in any industry, especially the visitor industry is a"like a Box of Chocolates"...you never know...! ! ! We as well love the fresh breeze that comes off the lagoon, and laying out...

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

If you need a cheap accomedation at a nice location- its a good hostel! but the hostel is very tropical, the rooms are open and not isolated or airconditioned at all. My sheets were dirty and the beds are not comfy. The kitchen is right in front of all rooms and everybody Is able to walk through all the rooms....

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Trak T, Guest Relations Manager at Kauai Beach House, responded to this review

Aloha to Hostel Traveler, yikes, I was saddened to read your review. And if what you say was true about your bed and bedding is true I'm irked at our staff who are supposed to be on top of keeping the entire hostel in super great and clean condition. You said your sheets were not clean? My goodness, you should...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Kauai Beach House

Address: 1552 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746 (Formerly Kapa'a BeachHouse)
Region: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Kapaa
Price Range: $35 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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