We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Tip Top Motel

    3173 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1196
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    US$81
    US$81
    US$81
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Garden Island Inn
    793 reviews
    #1 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Kauai Shores Hotel
    563 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Kapaa
     
    The Kauai Inn
    370 reviews
    #6 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Overview
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good20%
    • Average35%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible23%
    24 May 2017
    “Below average ”
    2 Apr 2017
    “Cheap place to sleep.”
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Tip Top Motel
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Garden Island Inn
    793 reviews
    #1 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Kauai Shores Hotel
    563 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Kapaa
     
    The Kauai Inn
    370 reviews
    #6 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Rooms
    Sep 3Sep 4
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$81.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Lihue hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "4ba517722a6d46c99571d7db4ae9f81e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":87341,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[74018460],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":81,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"4ba517722a6d46c99571d7db4ae9f81e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":81,"lowestMetaPrice":81,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":81,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":81,"lowestMetaPrice":81,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":81,"hotelName":"Tip Top Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjRiYTUxNzcyMmE2ZDQ2Yzk5NTcxZDdkYjRhZTlmODFlIiwiQUlLIjoiN2NjNmUxNzE3YTc2NGYxMThhZTFhZTZlNGJjODA0YTMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$81", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"74018460":"Expedia","79080291":"OrbitzEWS","76556998":"Hotwire","109321033":"HotelsCom2IB","74068775":"TravelocityEWS","79606641":"CheapTicketsEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (30)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Tip Top Motel
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 28 reviews

    Reviewed 28 April 2016

    Wow! Way Back in the Days we went on a U.S. Navy Dependent Cruise from Pearl Harbor on Oahu to the Nearby Island of Kauai. It was pretty late when we pulled in to Port and by the time my Father and the crew were...More

    1  Thank Jiro_Kaneshiro
    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    This is a super low budget motel. If you're up for that, this is a great place. Bottom line amenities - TV, space to hang clothes, toiletries in the bathroom, two simple but decent beds. Just what we need to tide us over until the...More

    1  Thank MA-family-of-three
    Reviewed 12 September 2015

    Do yourself a favor, spend some more and enjoy a cockroach-free night at a more decent place. I opened the door, had a quick disgusted look at the room. Then closed the door, and saw a cockroach on the door nob. I took a picture...More

    1  Thank OlivSud
    Reviewed 9 February 2015

    We stayed at this motel when we got in late & couldn't check into the resort until later in the next day. It is convenient from the airport. We decided it isn't as nice as as our daughter's dorm room but probably cleaner! It has...More

    10  Thank Laurie G
    Reviewed 9 August 2014

    Clean, Comfortable, Convenient and best of all CHEAP! Not many, if any, amenities but the place is just right for a day or two stay at the beginning or end of your wonderful trip to Kauai. It's 5 minutes from the airport; the place was...More

    5  Thank BDEMCHEK
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    #4 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Garden Island Inn
    793 reviews
    #1 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     
    Kauai Shores Hotel
    563 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Kapaa
     
    The Kauai Inn
    370 reviews
    #6 of 11 hotels in Lihue
     

    Additional Information about Tip Top Motel

    Address: 3173 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1196
    Location: United States > Hawaii > Kauai > Lihue
    Price Range:US$88 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 2 star
    Number of rooms: 30
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$88 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets and Hotwire so you can book your Tip Top Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Hawaii >
    • Kauai >
    • Lihue
    • Also Known As
    • Tip Top Hotel Lihue ,
    • Tip Top Motel Kauai/Lihue
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Garden Island Inn
    793 reviews
    2.65 km away
     
    Kauai Beach Resort
    2,313 reviews
    4.60 km away
     
    The Kauai Inn
    370 reviews
    3.17 km away
     
    Kauai Shores Hotel
    563 reviews
    9.03 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Fish Express
    520 reviews
    .55 km away
    Kauai Pasta Lihue
    768 reviews
    .09 km away
    Kauai Beer Company
    338 reviews
    .81 km away
    Hamura Saimin Stand
    879 reviews
    .83 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kauai Museum
    399 reviews
    .47 km away
    Grove Farm Sugar Plantation Museum
    98 reviews
    1.44 km away
    Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
    44 reviews
    1.29 km away
    Vidinha Stadium
    15 reviews
    1.30 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    houngaia
    25 May 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Jessica M | Reviewed this property |
    Agreed like 10 min from airport
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "All the rooms are the same"
    Read review
    "They are all equally low budget? downstairs is closer to the car if you do it right..."
    Read review
    "just don't get a room"
    Read review
    "1st and 2nd floor not much else to say. I'd advise the 1st floor."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing