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Ko'a Kea Hotel & Resort

2251 Poipu Rd.
Poipu Beach, Koloa
Kauai, HI, 96756, United States
TEL: (808) 828-8888
TEL: (888) 898-8958

With its arrival in 2009, the 121-room Koa Kea Resort made a splash on the area’s beloved Poipu Beach. The tranquil property offers a more intimate escape than nearby mega-resorts, and because it was constructed on the footprint of a 1960s hotel, it has a superior location that’s closer to the ocean than most other Hawaiian hotels. Arranged in a U-shape around the deep blue outdoor pool, the boutique property still has all the requisite modern-day luxuries: private lanais, dual showerheads in the marble-accented bathrooms, and a full-service fitness center and luxury spa. Don’t miss one of Kauai’s best photo ops: on many warm afternoons, endangered Hawaiian monk seals climb up on the sand to sunbathe.

Room to Book:

Garden rooms offer the most privacy (but no ocean view).

Insider Tip:

Book a surfing lesson with Chris Kauwe, the lead surf instructor at the hotel’s on-site water sports center. He’s known for his ability to get even first-time surfers to stand up on the board.


Open / Closes
  • Adjoining Rooms
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Beach Resort
  • Business Center
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Gym/Fitness Center
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Island Resort
  • Luxury Boutique Hotel
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Room
  • Maid Service
  • Parking Available
  • Parking Fee
  • Pet Friendly
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Turndown
  • WiFi
  • Water Sports

Number of Rooms: 112

Number of Suites: 9

Number of Bars: 2

Year Opened: 2009



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