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Pefect Location! Come to Kauai! Ocean Front Studio Romantic Retreat!

Bedrooms Studio
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Studio with Queen size bed, ground floor, close to the only paved path to beach

Looking for a romantic relaxing getaway in one of the most beautiful spots on earth? Our spacious studio unit has ocean front views and great trade wind exposure. It is on the ground floor with no stairs and easy access from the parking lot. Walk out your sliding glass door 30 steps to the ocean bluff that overlooks Turtle Cove and Queen's Bath. The Pali Ke Kua complex is unique for its spacious layout and lush grounds. It is situated on a beautiful bluff perfect for watching whales, dolphins or sunsets. Also unique to Pali Ke Kua is the paved path that takes you down to a hidden beach, known to locals as Hideaways Beach. There you will find a BBQ pavilion, great snorkeling of colorful fish and sea turtles, shade trees and the warm Hawaiian surf. Don’t forget you can rinse off that saltwater at the beautiful swimming pool and hot tub. You can enjoy dinner at the on-site restaurant.

The location is perfect for getting to all of the North Shore’s attractions. Play tennis or golf. Princeville has world famous golf courses played by the pros with 45 scenic holes. You are only a few minutes walk to the 5 star St. Regis resort with its fine dining, another secluded beach and magnificent views. Two miles away is the Princeville centre with grocery, shops, restaurants and gas. The little village of Hanalei and its world famous pristine beaches are only a 10 minute drive away. Hanalei has its own unique feel with a variety of restaurants and cute shops. Kileaua’s lighthouse, Princeville Adventure tours, a beautifully done miniature golf course are all just a short drive away.

Back at our unit, you will find it finely appointed and stocked for your comfort. There is a queen size bed with luxury linens, a sleeper sofa and flat screen TV. Our unit has a kitchenette which includes an under the counter fridge, microwave, toaster oven, toaster, coffee pot and a small set of dishes, bowls and utensils. On your lanai we just purchased an electric grill for outdoor cooking (no open flames allowed but you can do the electric) you can hear the ocean crashing on the rocks below. We’ve stocked it with beach chairs, 2 snorkel sets, small cooler and beach towels. The swimming pool, hot tub and new restaurant make this resort the place to enjoy the best of Kauai. Ahhh the sunsets....

(we just put in new hardwood floors & all new linens)

More Details

Cara Newman Ruyle
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 14, 2017

About Cara Newman Ruyle

Aloha! We are Richard & Cara. Owning at Pali Ke Kua is a dream come true! We have 3 great kids and have loved showing them the island of Kauai. We love sharing our passion for this beautiful island which is why we love sharing this unique location with our guests. Making memories to last a lifetime is our family priority and we want to share that with you. Our hope is that you will love it there as much as we do. To be able to sit on the lanai having a sip of something special and hear the waves crashing below is just about as good as it gets.....

Cara Newman Ruyle purchased this condo in 2014

Why Cara Newman Ruyle chose North Shore

Pali Ke Kua is such a special property. The layout is lush, tropical and spacious. Nothing is crowded there. You have access to the only paved path down to the beach in Princeville. It is maintained beautifully. The North shore beaches are world class. Our kids have snorkeled and surfed and built sandcastles. The North Shore has the perfect combination of adventure and healing relaxation. There is a Mayberry feel to Princeville that makes us so grateful for the friendliness and kindness of our neighbors there.

What makes this condo unique

This Ocean front Pali Ke Kua studio is the only one of its kind. There is no road noise like other condos. Pali Ke Kua is only a short walk from the St. Regis and it's elegant restaurants and views. And again, Pali Ke Kua has the only paved path down to a secluded beach. The on site restaurant is a great addition to the property. The views are spectacular in every direction..the famous Bali Hai view in one direction and the 7th hole of the famous Makai Golf course in the other. The sunsets alone are reason to call this Pali Ke Kua unit home for your special time on Kauai.


Princeville Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • The Bathroom is newly updated with beautiful stone tile and 100% Egyptian cotton linens.
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Studio - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • This is a Studio unit. There is a Queen size bed, a pull out sofa and table w/2 chairs.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • botanical garden
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Pefect Location! Come to Kauai! Ocean Front Studio Romantic Retreat!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 14 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The views were breathtaking. Loved the overall feel of the resort. Hope to return one day.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Magnificent in all ways!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here was all we were expecting plus so much more. Each day we had breakfast on the lanai, basking in the quiet sounds of the ocean and sun! Everyday we saw turtle and even a whale one day. We made trips to the hideaway beach, pool and Hideaway Pizza pub. This stay could not of been more perfect. We highly recommend the location! PERFECT!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, great views!

  • 5 of 5

The studio was great, very clean and well equipped. The location on the bluff is amazing and the community has a private paved path to one of the better beaches in the north shore.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much for taking the time to write this review! We count ourselves lucky to have such lovely guests!
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Beautiful Views!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay here! Cara communicated quickly and efficiently...the pictures are exactly like the unit. And those views are unbeatable!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This was a beautiful location that provide views, walks and shopping/restaurants.

  • 4 of 5

As stated this is a studio,well appointed and clean. A small but sweet corner of Princeville that was perfect for us! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

This spot provides everything needed to make a Kauai stay fantastic! If we come back this way again, we will surely book here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Princeville's finest Golf Courses - played by pros
Nearest Restaurant
On Site Restaurant!
Nearest Beach
Hideaways Beach - 3 min. walk
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Princeville Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
HIGH Season
Jun 13 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 12 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Management Fee- $50
Tax Rate 13.42%

Aloha, we accept Credit cards through the online payment option on the VRBO listing. We do require the $300 refundable deposit to hold your dates.

Cancellation more than 60 days you get deposit refund minus $50 processing fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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