Best Vacation Home Deals in Kauai

Prince Kuhio Resort
1 Bedroom  1 Bathroom
Beachcomber bungalow TVNC#1058
3 Bedrooms  2 Bathrooms
Kauai Vacation Rental at Honu Point
3 Bedrooms  4 Bathrooms
Last min deal! Private Pool, AC, walk to beaches
4 Bedrooms  3.5 Bathrooms
Hale Kokio
1 Bedroom  1 Bathroom
Hawaiian Hibiscus Home
5 Bedrooms  4 Bathrooms
The Chisholm’s at Anini Beach Beach
2 Bedrooms  2 Bathrooms
Kaha Lani 216, Castle Resorts
2 Bedrooms  2 Bathrooms
Overview
Sections
The Island
Do & See
Dining
Cafes
Bars & Nightlife
Shopping
Tourist Information

Kauai, Hawaii

Kauai challenges the conventional getaway with the mantra that you should never compromise on perfection while choosing vacation destinations. With 50 combined miles of stark, white sand beaches, bounties of tropical flowers, 10 spectacular golf courses, opportunities for both deep sea and freshwater fishing, several navigable rivers, world-class resorts, and more, Kauai is the very definition of perfection.

Facts

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Most stores are open daily 9:30am-9pm or later. Most bars and clubs close at around 2am.
The Kaua'i Chamber of Commerce
4268 Rice Street, Lihue
+1 808 245 7363

The Island

Like its fellow Hawaiian islands, Kauai is shrouded in fantastical mystery. As the oldest of the islands, its legends run parallel to Kauai’s wonderful history.

The most popular of the legends introduces the Menehune, a mythical race of dwarfs who hid from the sight of human beings in the lush forests and hills of Kauai. They were said to be talented craftsmen, constructing Kauai’s aqueducts and fishponds in unseen swiftness. Hawaiians continue to show due deference to the Menehune, as the fishponds like Alekoko are often referred to as Menehune Fishpond.

During the era of Hawaii’s discovery by western explorers, King Kamehameha I was exercising his influence to unite the islands under one kingdom. Initially, Kauai and the neighboring island of Niihau withstood Kamehameha’s efforts, but Kauai’s King Kaumualii eventually agreed to join the Kingdom of Hawaii in peace.

Famed British explorer Captain James Cook landed on Kauai’s Waimea Bay in 1778—thus commencing Hawaii’s introduction to the world. Waimea Town features a statue of Captain Cook to commemorate this event. In 1835, as it was discovered that the Hawaiian Islands were optimal for sugar plantations, Old Koloa Town opened its first sugar mill. Many historical registries line the island as a result, including the Waioli Mission House and sites along the Koloa Heritage Trail.

Step onto the shores of Kauai and you’ve instantly become one with history.

Do & See

With the island's unparalleled natural beauty, you will be able to explore grottoes, miles of beaches, and the best Kauai has to offer. Enjoy a variety of educational, recreational and relaxing activities spanning the entire island.

Dining

Whether you are eating on a budget or looking for fine dining, Kauai mixes the best of both worlds. People gravitate towards the native cuisine, which is highly recommended, but those looking for a bit of variety should have no fear: Kauai will exceed your culinary expectations.

Cafes

Cafes always have the perfect atmosphere: coffee, good food, and friendly people. The cafes in Kauai are no different and offer varieties of snacks, desserts and delicious coffee, both local and from around the world.

Bars & Nightlife

Kauai's nightlife is suitably more laid-back than on other Hawaiian islands. That's not to say that you can't find exciting places to drink and dance, but rather that the island caters more to those in search of a relaxed evening with a bit of live Hawaiian music and a good meal.

Shopping

If you are looking for handcrafted goods, hula wear, or something funky, the shops of Kauai are teeming with the kinds of crafts you seek. From local handicrafts and traditional artwork to native gems and produce, visitors are able to find souvenirs at a wide range of places.

Tourist Information

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Recommended Vacation Rentals in Kauai

Find your perfect vacation rental in Kauai: from $84 per night

Hale Nene Poipu Vacation Home
3 Bedrooms  3 Bathrooms
Ocean View Home at Poipu Beach, A/C. TVR 3363
3 Bedrooms  3 Bathrooms
Garden Isle Oasis
2 Bedrooms  2 Bathrooms
Spacious Private 1 BR Suite at Hanalei Bay Resort!
1 Bedroom  1 Bathroom
Luxury 2 Bedroom Suite on North Shore Kauai!
2 Bedrooms  2 Bathrooms
NOHO KAI TVNC #4289
3 Bedrooms  2 Bathrooms
River Estate Guest House TVNC #5132
2 Bedrooms  2 Bathrooms
A Honu World
2 Bedrooms  1 Bathroom

Vacation Houses With Pools in Kauai

The Orchid House
4 Bedrooms  3.5 Bathrooms
Ke Aloha Estate
6 Bedrooms  4.5 Bathrooms

Pet friendly vacation rentals in Kauai

Napali Hale
3 Bedrooms  2.5 Bathrooms