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Lovely Remodeled Garden Deluxe Kiahuna Condo Partial Ocean View

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Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

About the property

Swimming, snorkling, bodyboarding and Surfing just steps away from your door

Celebrate Aloha and the tradition of Hawaii with a stay at our slice of paradise. You'll take a step back in time to a simple more relaxing period when you arrive at Kiahuna Plantation on the sunny south shore of the beautiful island of Kauai, 'The Garden Island'. Kiahuna Plantation is the only beachfront condominium resort in Poipu. Leisurely stroll the 35 lush acres and enjoy the feeling of Traditional Hawaii as you walk through gardens rich with tropical flowers, plants and beautiful trees, past ponds to a wonderful beach. Make a quick stop at the beach hut to pick up complimentary beach towels and chairs and enjoy the well-manicured lawn or relax on Kiahuna's sandy beach. Swim, surf or snorkel with brightly colored tropical fish and sea turtles or take a short walk to Poipu Beach, one of the world's best beaches as rated by Travel Magazines, TV and many guidebooks. Often when you arrive you can see Hawaiian monk seals sunning on the beach or playing in the crystal clear water. Large sea turtles are almost daily visitors and offshore whales and dolphins can often be seen! For the more adventurous, the highly professional and gracious Castle Resort staff is available on site, and can help make arrangements for more extensive adventures such as kayaking, luaus, helicopter tours, horseback riding, sunset sailing and more. Of course, no visit to Kauai is complete without a tour of the Waimea canyon and the Na'pali coast, each about an hour's drive from the condo. Take a little longer drive and head north to Kapaa, the Kilauea Lighthouse, some secluded beaches, Princeville, Hanalei (enjoy a cocktail at Tahati Nui- George Clooney did). Drive further north to find more beaches, caves and challenging hiking trails. Superb restaurants and a shopping village are a short walk from the condo and the new Kukuiula center is a longer walk or a very short drive for shopping and dining. Championship golf courses and beautiful hiking trails are nearby. Need a workout, prefer a pool to sand or wanting a few sets of tennis?

The Poipu Beach Athletic Club, pool and tennis courts are readily available and complimentary to our guests. Our home away from home is centrally located on the plantation. The beach, check in desk, Plantation Restaurant, laundry facilities, BBQ's, and parking are all easily accessible. Our unit is #227 in building #35. It is a top floor, one bedroom condo, with a lofted ceiling. The bedroom has a king size bed and the living room couch converts to a comfortable queen size bed. The condo sleeps four people with extra sleeping arrangements upon request. The large private lanai looks over gardens and mature trees with a partial ocean view. There are two lounge chairs plus a table with seating for four. It is the perfect place for a morning Kauai coffee, evening cocktail, glass of wine and a relaxing dinner. The recently remodeled bathroom has a full shower and bathtub. Two new ceiling fans, carpeting, a completely remodeled kitchen with cherry wood cabinets, granite counter tops, and stainless steel appliances was completed in October 2012. We are striving to create a clean, comfortable, and welcoming home for our guests to enjoy.

Please try to make your reservations as early as possible, as these units are very desirable and fill up quickly. Remember to check our calendar for availability before contacting us. We hope our condo and Kiahuna, in the best location and with the best weather in Kauai, become for you what it has been for us: a very special place.

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Property Manager
Kevin & Kate Egan
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017

About Kevin & Kate Egan

Over the years we have been lucky to have visited the four major islands and enjoyed the special qualities of each. We fell in love with Kauai! For over 30 years we have spent vacations on Kauai. We have stayed on the north shore, on the east shore and in the south in the Poipu area. Although we live in a beach community in Southern California, we look forward to our trips to Kauai. It takes us away from the frantic Southern California pace, allows us to relax, reconnect with nature and rejuvenate our bodies and aloha spirit. We have been fascinated by the Kiahuna Plantation's old world feeling of traditional Hawaii and fell in love with it's location and the beach. The Poipu area, although it has many visitors, also maintains a wonderful local feeling and aloha spirit. As a family we enjoy the beaches, especially the snorkeling around the Kiahuna Plantation and Poipu beach and as an avid long time bodysurfer, I enjoy Shipwreck's beach which is a short distance from our condo.

Kevin & Kate Egan purchased this condo in 2014

Why Kevin & Kate Egan chose South Shore

We became familiar with Kauai, Poipu and Kiahuna over the years and the island area around the plantation became part of us. We have a special feeling when we are there. For years we have looked for just the right property to fully enjoy all the Island has to offer. We fell in love with Kiahuna and this condo because of Kiahuna's location on Kauai and the condo's location within Kiahuna Plantation. As an added bonus, the former owner has lovingly and tastefully remolded and upgraded in exactly the way we would have done it ourselves!

We read the great reviews from guests that had stayed in this condo recently - many 5 star reviews!!!

What others have said about Kiahuna #227 and their stay-

'I've been to Kauai three times, and this condo experience surpassed all others. Everything was in tip top shape and very up-to-date.....

The grounds surrounding the condo are beautifully landscaped. We loved sitting on the lanai in the morning to enjoy our breakfast and the view.....

We had an absolutely wonderful time at the lovely Kiahuna Condos. Everyone there were so nice and accommodating ......and so friendly. The condo itself was wonderfully decorated and very functional....

It was everything as advertised and more. The Kiahuna grounds are gorgeous, the beach was easy access and beautiful, and the little shopping center across the street met all our needs.....

The view from the lanai was so serene and peaceful....

We loved the decor and the kitchen was a dream to cook in. We loved the view from our lanai, the tiki torches at night, the early morning rain showers and the sounds and scents of tropical paradise.....

The location is ideal - a 2 minute stroll to the ocean and there is a fantastic restaurant on the property. We will be back!

The apartment is airy, lovely, light, and quiet. We spent much of our time on the lanai, where we were visited daily by local and beautiful tropical birds. We were six minutes walk from my favorite beach for snorkeling.....'

What makes this condo unique

Our vacation home is centrally located within the plantation. It is surrounded by lovely tropical trees and gardens. It is a short walk one way to the beach and the other way to Castle Resort's exclusive Poipu Beach Athletic Club, tennis courts and swimming pool. It is also an easy walk to the on-site highly rated Plantation Gardens Restaurant and to Whaler's Village just across Poipu road. It is an upper level unit with tropical breezes and a lanai to take in the garden and ocean views. You might catch a whale spouting while eating on the lanai and watching the sunset over the blue Pacific. It is truly one of life's great pleasures!


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Lovely Remodeled Garden Deluxe Kiahuna Condo Partial Ocean View
average rating of 4.7727275 based on 22 reviews


  • 5 of 5

When we first walked into our unit, the view was so breathtaking we immediately took photos with our phones and sent them to our children. It truly was as described in the listing and the photos. The ad really captured it very well. We were happy to have that partial view of the ocean.

We loved that tree to the left off the lanai. It gave us total privacy and protected us from the unwanted winds. All the while, the great breezes came directly through the unit with the louvers catching the breezes in every room thereby making air conditioning needless. We so enjoyed the songbirds in the tops of the trees while basking on the lanai in the beauty of Kaua'i.

The Bungalow was just the right size for comfortable easy living. We loved being on the top floor with no one above us. It was so very quiet and it enabled us to view more of the plush grounds and the top floor also had great vaulted ceiling in the living areas. The impeccable art work heightened our senses always keeping us happy and in the Island mood.

It was nice having the choice of sitting on the grass or right on the beach!! If ever our travels take us back to Kaua'i, we will definitely contact VRBO again and I would definitely recommend this to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Lu ! Your description of our little bungalow is Exactly why we Love being at our Home-away-from-Home. Your Review is Perfect for future Guests to know all they will find in 227. We could not be more pleased that you chose us and truly look forward to your Return. Our best wishes to You and Bruce. Mahalo nui loa, Kate and Kevin
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18 0

Quiet and relaxing experience for two

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 5 days in this condo for our belated one-year wedding anniversary and we enjoyed every second of it. The condo's lanai offered a nice partial-ocean view where we ate breakfast each morning and relaxed every evening. The condo itself was only a short stroll away from Poipu beach where we spent our days. The condo was well located within the Kiahuna Plantation, and also offered quite a few nice "extra" amenities like coolers and snorkel gear for use while at the beach. We definitely recommend this place!

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Kristina and Trevor! Mahalo for your kind review - enjoying our lanai is, also, one of the reasons we love 227. I start my day with coffee on the lanai and often end with champagne while watching the sun set over the ocean. Fantastic rainbows are another site to behold. Often, our son will build a Lego creation while Kevin is on the lap top and I am reading on the lanai - Kauai's outdoor living space :-) We truly look forward to your return to make 227 your Island Home. Aloha, Kate and Kevin
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5 0
Carlsbad, California/USA

Fantastic stay

  • 5 of 5

Kauai is our favorite island and vacation place. Poipu beach is our favorite spot on the island and the Kiahuna Plantation Resort the best place to stay there. The condo we stayed in was magnificent. You could tell it had been recently remodeled and very well kept up. It included everything you need to just settle in and cook a nice meal or relax, read or watch TV. Being on the third floor the view was great and there was always a nice breeze through the condo. Originally it was just to be my wife and I until two of our children showed up the last week which was OK. There's a nice pull out bed and we had a futon put in. With the size of the condo we are all very comfortable. I would like to thank the owners for letting us rent the condo and for their concern, caring and information about the condo before we even got there. The exercise and work out rooms are fantastic.Thank you and and we will be back.

Alan & Nancy Fischer

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Alan and Nancy! We are so pleased that you chose to stay at our Kiahuna Plantation Beach Bungalow. It truly was Our Pleasure and we look forward to your future return. Thank you for such a thorough review. How Wonderful your family was able to join you which makes for Great Memories. Mahalo nui loa, Kevin and Kate
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Perfect Spot

  • 5 of 5

We recently completed a three week stay in this lovely condo. This was our fourth return to this particular unit and we consider it our Kauai home. Even though we have never had the pleasure of meeting the owners in person, Kevin and Kate have treated us as family. We absolutely love it here!

From the minute you walk into the place, you are struck by the open, airy and colorful feel of the space. You will be immediately taken by the view to the swaying palms and beautiful blue Pacific through the sliding doors and from the lanai. Because it’s on the third and top floor , there is a cool breeze and feeling of being in your own private tree house. The place is exactly as described in the property description – inviting, extremely clean, fully equipped, and located within easy distance of everything you might need during your stay. The gardens of Kiahuna Plantation are meticulously maintained and provide an easy and beautiful walk to a great beach.. At the end of this short walk you will find a lovely large common green area three steps above the beach. Chairs and towels are provided and the yard is perfect for reading, sunning or sitting under the shade of the Palms. The sense of serenity created by this whole experience is what brings us back each year.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Greg and Karyn ! Your review of your Island Home is, not only, Wonderful for us to read but extremely informative for anyone looking at our site on line. Thank You very much for your thoughtful and kind words. We are so Pleased to know you will be at Kiahuna Plantation next year. We feel as you do - our little bungalow 227 Is the Perfect Spot. Mahalo malama pono, Kevin and Kate
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Great Condo for a Family Vacation

  • 4 of 5

The location of this condo is great for a family vacation - 5 minute walk to a beach, a kid-friendly pool, and several restaurants. The condo was clean and well-maintained and the new kitchen was nice. We had a great time.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha Kathy! Please do come again to enjoy a longer stay in 227 :-) Mahalo for your review, Kevin and Kate
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17 3

Great location and great condo

  • 4 of 5

The owners are easy to work with and provide a wonderful, fully stocked condo. Our goggles were stolen at a different beach and they had goggles we could use! The furniture is good and kitchen is great! The view of the ocean was wonderful after the trees were trimmed. It is close to the beach and shopping. I will say that the property is well maintained which means you will hear the buzzing from the blowers daily. You have the feeling of living in a tree house being on the third floor. No elevators but you get exercise. We found a man who works there to help take all the food up the first day which was greatly appreciated. The beach is wonderful and waves and snorkeling just a short walk away. You can get a fresh towel daily for the beach. There is not Airconditioning which could be a problem in the summer but was fine in February.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha! Thank you for your thorough review! We agree that air conditioning would be an added plus. However, Kiahuna Plantation does not have it in any of their bungalows. Feeling more of the cool breeze is one of many reasons we enjoy being on the 3rd floor. We are happy to know our Guest Closet could supply you with replacement snorkel gear :-) Mahalo, Kevin and Kate
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Lihue, Kauai
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Poipu Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jan 4 2017 - Mar 5 2017
5 night minimum stay
Jun 14 2017 - Sep 17 2017
5 night minimum stay
Dec 16 2017 - Dec 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
winter 2018
Jan 1 2021 - Mar 15 2021
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Check out / cleaning fee $120 + Tax
mid week cleaning every $64 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.42%

Hawaii Tax I.D. No.: W44322168-01 Discounts may be available for extended stays. Add 13.42% Hawaii tax plus $120.00 one time check out cleaning fee. There is a $64 mid-week cleaning fee for each week(7 nights) stayed, for stays of 7 nights or more.
Example:7-13 nights= 1Xrequired mid-week full Maid Service; 14-21 nights=2Xrequired mid-week full MS.
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Poipu Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 640 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathtub/shower, mighty ceiling fan, hair dryer
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Sleeps 4 Total : The bedroom has a California King bed with a Great mattress. The living room has a seldom used convertible 8' sofa. Nice large suspended TV in bedroom. Other : Baby Cribs (1) , Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) can be provided.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
The Castle Resorts Desk is available 24/7 and very helpful planning on and off-site activities. We recommend Guests contact our personal concierge, Sherrie Orr to bring you the best Kauai has to offer: 808.639.9594 or or Sherrie can help you to decide which of the many wonderful tours and activities you would like to experience during your trip, and make all necessary booking arrangements. Her services are provided free of charge and activities can be suggested to fit your budget. Here are just some of the many exciting options for you to consider on your trip to Kauai, “The Garden Island”...Traditional luaus, Scenic helicopter tours, Na Pali sea cave adventures, Thrilling zip-lining, River kayaking, Horseback riding, Surf lessons, Stand-up paddle Instruction, And so much more!

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