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Recent Hanalei reviews
Just what I was looking for
"My husband and I were very pleased with our stay here. We wanted to avoid the resort scene, feel the real Kauai and see the beautiful north shore. This fit the bill perfectly. It's simple, completely comfortable, clean and has everything you need for a relaxing vacation. The cottage is really more like an apartment within the larger home occupied by the nice family who takes care of the unit. But it was quiet and peaceful and the sound of the river is soothing. It's located between Hanalei and where the road ends at the Napali Coast. I would absolutely return again. Hanalei is a charming town, large enough to offer a variety of shops and restaurants, but small enough to feel relaxing. I recommend the Napali Coast tour on the UFO (name of the boat)."
Guest: Kathleen M.Date of Stay: September 2015Review Submitted: September 21, 2015
"Hale Yangkey was the perfect "home away from home" for our family of five (3 adults, 2 teen-agers) this past August in Hanalei. The location was ideal - only a couple of minutes away on foot from town and beach - and the house roomy, comfortable and beautiful. The kitchen was way better stocked than our own and designed to accommodate and feed large groups of people. The bedrooms and baths were well designed and spacious. All the rooms had ceiling fans and portable fans; I only mention this because we experienced an unexpected heat wave and really needed the extra cooling. A complete inventory of beach supplies was also on hand. The town itself was charming and beachy and hip. And again, the remarkable access to the beach set this property apart. I hope we can get back to Hale Yangkey and Hanalei Bay again soon!"
Guest: Sally M.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: September 10, 2015
"For our first trip to Kaua'i (after repeat visits to O'ahu and Maui over many years), I wanted to choose a hideaway cottage where we could feel the beauty and power of the island's nature with five senses. I was also looking for the comfort of high standard in which we would happily wake up to a fresh morning, enjoy the afternoon or relax and wrap up the evening.
If the above resonates well with you, you will probably not regret driving some extra miles after passing Hanalei, crossing a few one-lane bridges, to eventually find your lovely cottage #3 tucked away off the beaten path in Ha'ena. Certainly we did not. We truly enjoyed every moment of our stay there!
Here are some of the things we particularly loved about Cottage #3:
- Ideally tropical environment surrounded by palm trees, looking out to the ocean (the closest to the beach, of 5 cottages on the property)
- Beautiful coral beach steps away and visible from the living room (Almost-private, shared only with just a handful of neighbors)
- Snorkeling with turtles and fish right there!
- Breakfast on the wooden-deck lanai
- Oversized hammock in the garden
- Big bath tub (with a bonus ocean view)
- Nice balance of luxury and practicality, with well-appointed furniture plus everything you need for a comfortable stay
- The owner took good care of us via emails, while respecting our privacy during our entire stay
Just a few reminders:
- To eat out (except at the next-door Mediterranean), you need to drive 10 to 15 minutes to the next small town of Hanalei. We did not mind driving, and ate at a few fine restaurants there including BarAcuda and Dolphin's.
- On the North Shore of Kaua'i, expect some rain. We were very fortunate to have very little during the day, as it rained mostly at night.
- If shopping is on your To-Do List during your stay on the island, you may not complete your mission here.
For my wife and I, it was Paradise! We absolutely loved Cottage #3 and would recommend to others!"
Guest: Kaoru K.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: September 20, 2015
"Me and my friend came here for our relaxing adventurous getaway and enjoyed every minute. It's pretty far from the airport, but literally a perfect location if you want to locate off the grid. From the moment we stepped into the bungalow it felt like home! It's very peaceful and almost overwhelming the sounds of nature you hear all day and night. The switch on and off candles were a great touch for ambiance and made my dreams sweeter. We rotated beds every night since there are two that are right by the open windows and one stand alone queen bed closer to the bathroom (we definitely loved the beds located near the window best). It's very rare that u hear any disturbances aside from a car door closing. It was almost like I was sleeping with the Ocean waves or ambiance station on my Pandora app!
Last but not least, Dawn the hostess she was amazingly sweet and hospitable and we found ourselves talking to her for hours. So happy to have met her, such a warm person and empathetic. We will definitely be back with hopes to rent the whole bungalow :)"
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: April 10, 2015