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Koa Kea Hotel & Resort

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Encounter the golden beaches of Ko`a Kea Hotel & Resort, an upscale 121-room boutique oceanfront property in sunny Poipu on Kauai's south shore. This intimate and romantic Hawaiian resort offers the island's closest hotel accommodations to the water, complemented by award-winning service that is both highly personalized and personable. #1 Resort in Hawaii 2017 by Travel + Leisure Best Hotels of 2018 + Gold Badge of Honor by U.S. News & World Report
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Public Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Breakfast Available
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Charming
Great View
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Location
Full view
71Somewhat walkable
Grade: 71 out of 100
33Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
11Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed today via mobile

I visited this hotel for a few days over the Thanksgiving holiday. It is right on a lovely beach. In the evening, everyone gathers on the lawn and the beach to watch the sun set over the ocean. I loved this hotel for many reasons....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Andrea K
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Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

The Koa Kea offers a beautiful property and peaceful open atmosphere. Despite it being “spring break” week, the resort was filled with mostly adults and there was always a nice spot open by the pool. The oceanfront suites have the best patio view imaginable and...More

Date of stay: March 2018
8  Thank BossLadyJess
Reviewed yesterday

Koa Kea is fairly small intimate property, we appreciated the quiet, chill (mostly adult) vibe of the hotel since we were travelling as a couple. We usually stay at the more family -oriented, multi-pool hotels/condos in Maui and this was our first time in Kauai....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Anthropologie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked this hotel based on the TripAdvisor reviews. As a welcoming present (we were on our honeymoon), we received a little gift, which we considered as very nice. Our room was on the first floor with a balcony to the backyard....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Iria J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I loved our stay at Koa Kea. We arrived close to 10 pm, were greeted with a lei from the welcoming valet. The check-in person was so helpful in getting us the perfect room and providing the information we needed for our...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank marjaz787
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Iluvtwins
November 28, 2018|
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Response from andreaslX281CW | Reviewed this property |
yes, we made without problems
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heatherbb2013
September 29, 2018|
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Response from travelbug215 | Reviewed this property |
The beach front isn’t too long. It’s like a few minutes from one end to the other end.
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laurasA8382OH
September 24, 2018|
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Response from LindaG2 | Reviewed this property |
Ko’a Kea Hotel & Resort 2251 Poipu Road Koloa, HI 96756 Phone: 808.828.8888 Fax: 808.742.4216 I am unable to post email address but this is easily found on their website under “contact us”. Hope this helps.
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Room Tips
"Get an ocean or partial ocean view room"
Anthropologie
2 days ago
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"Every room has something to offer whether it's a lovely garden view or ocean view looking over the..."
StarBright7777
Nov. 5, 2018
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"Get a ocean view or oceanfront room."
2-2th-dox
Oct. 22, 2018
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"Ocean View is awesome... barring Ocean view. opt for pool view... but all rooms are great."
SimonaM198
Oct. 16, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$451 - US$751 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesHawaiiKauaiPoipuKoloa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
121
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