Top 15 Bed and Breakfast In Kauai, Hawaii - Updated 2024

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Virginia Maryann Dcruz
Virginia Maryann Dcruz 
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Vacationing in Hawaii is incomplete if you do not visit the island of Kauai, which is one of the biggest in the Hawaiian archipelago. The island is famous for its striking natural beauty, ranging from lush valleys to forests and several beaches that routinely feature in Hollywood films. With several transportation options, you can easily experience the best that Kauai has to offer and even tour the rainforest which has inspired the “Garden Island”, nickname of the isle. Staying in a bed and breakfast allows you to experience the island from a local perspective. These cozy establishments also give you ample opportunities to stay longer, explore the island at a leisurely pace and not get bogged down in packaged tours. Here’s a rundown of the top bed and breakfast in Kauai, Hawaii.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 19, 2024.

1. Tropical retreat alongside the Kilauea River (from USD 175)

A serene retreat awaits you at RiverSong, a bed-and-breakfast accommodation nestled in 2 acres (0.81 hectares) of land alongside the Kilauea River. On the premises, there are gardens bursting with color and flowers, so when you lounge on your private lanai, a scenic view will greet you. Other natural gems await you nearby, such as waterfalls and hiking trails, so don’t miss the chance to explore the area.

The interior of the room is just as beautiful. There’s cable television and internet access, so you and your companion can have a movie marathon before going to bed. There’s no full-size kitchen, but that’s nothing to worry about because there are many fine dining options nearby.

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2. The ISO

The ISO is a hotel in Kauai that provides guests with cozy studio apartments. Inside your own apartment, you’ll find colorful design elements and luxurious amenities, such as plush beds, a flat-screen television, and a kitchenette area with a mini-refrigerator and coffee maker. There’s also a private lanai where you can lounge after a long day and enjoy the view while sipping your preferred beverage.

This hotel is located right in front of a beach, so you can enjoy the sandy shores and the ocean whenever you want. There’s also a tennis court if you love to play tennis. When you’re done with your activities for the day and you’re hungry, head to The Bullshed Restaurant and order something delicious to fill your empty stomach.

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The ISO

Wifi Available

Address: 4-796 Kuhio Highway
35.58 km (22.2 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park

Parking Restaurant Bar Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services WiFi Available Outdoor pool

3. The Kauai Inn (from USD 313)

The Kauai Inn is a plantation-style bed and breakfast that showcases a wonderful view of the Hula'eia Mountains. Outdoorsmen are in for a treat as it is right next to Niumalu Beach Park and Nawiliwili Bay where guests can enjoy a day on the beach or go fishing. As for the bead and breakfast itself, The Kauai Inn features air-conditioned rooms that are furnished with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, refrigerator, microwave, ceiling fan, and an en suite bathroom.

Other than that, the hotel also has complimentary guest computers in the lobby and the pavilion area offers a great place for guests to relax with some complimentary tea and coffee.

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The Kauai Inn

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2430 Hulemalu Road
33.96 km (21.2 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Free parking

4. Hilton Garden Inn Kauai Wailua Bay, HI (from USD 427)

Nestled right next to the Wailua River and just three minutes away from the beach, Hilton Garden Inn Kauai Wailua Bay, HI is an oceanfront bed and breakfast that offers guests a comfy and water-filled vacation. It has an outdoor pool and hot tub. The on-site restaurant specializes in serving cooked-to-order Pacific-Rim and American dishes. There is also a fitness center for guests who need to do some exercise.

In terms of accommodations, this bed and breakfast offers air-conditioned rooms, suites, and cottages that feature an HDTV, mini-fridge, work desk, and custom coffee machine.

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Hilton Garden Inn Kauai Wailua Bay, HI

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 3-5920 Kuhio Highway
34.02 km (21.2 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

5. Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa (from USD 1014)

If you love to play golf, then you’re in for a treat at Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa. This bed and breakfast in Kauai boasts a magnificent 18-hole golf course that’s nestled close to river pools and tropical gardens. It also has seven different restaurants that each specialize in a certain type of cuisine including upscale seafood cuisine, Italian food, and sushi.

The spa offers guests massage therapy for guests to further relax. The 24-hour swimming pool complex is filled with waterfalls and waterslides. As for the rooms themselves, they’re furnished with a flat-screen TV, beverage chiller, seating area, work desk, and a private balcony.

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Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1571 Poipu Road
31.9 km (19.9 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

6. Kauai Beach Resort & Spa (from USD 510)

Kauai Beach Resort & Spa is a 25-acre (10.1-hectare) beachfront bed and breakfast that offers accommodations that are furnished with a compact refrigerator, cable TV, iPod docking station, and a private balcony. It has two restaurants namely Naupaka Terrace Restaurant and The Driftwood Bar and Grill. Naupaka serves breakfast to guests alongside a beautiful backdrop while Driftwood specializes in poolside lunches and drinks that are complimented by great ocean views. There is a fitness center, tour desk, and 24-hour reception desk available as well.

As for nearby places, this bed and breakfast is located between Kauai’s North and South shores which makes it five minutes away from Lydgate State Beach Park and 8 km (4.9 mi) away from Puakea Golf Course.

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OUTRIGGER Kaua'i Beach Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 4331 Kauai Beach Drive
34.41 km (21.4 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Garden

7. A peaceful escape with mountain views (from USD 475)

At the Palmwood (West Room), guests get to experience a holiday in an area that is adjacent to the outdoors. The room features an attached bathroom and there is an enclosed hot shower, along with a hot tub that is set in the private garden area. Breakfast is included and other amenities include a coffee maker, refrigerator, free parking, and free WiFi. The linens are of top quality and provide a luxurious feel to the bed. It offers spectacular views of the area, including the Anahola Mountains. From the bed and breakfast, which is located in the North Shore area, guests get easy access to a variety of areas, including Kilauea Town, and several beaches.

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Kilauea, Hawaii, United States
35.44 km (22.1 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park
88 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
charming rooms breathtaking views and attentive caretakers
make sure to bring your camera to capture incredibly sunrises and sunsets from the lanai and pool area
eddi prepared breakfast every morning - folks her cooking is remarkable
the morning breakfast besides from being a huge bonus convenience was culinary perfection
our room (the western suite) was perfect in every way very comfortable bedding and good amenities
Cleanliness:
the room was exceptionally clean and had the most comfortable bed i think i've ever slept in
Host:
eddi and steven are amazing hosts
she and her husband are generous hosts
eddi was a wonderful host making recommendations for day trips
and the hosts were very gracious and helpful but not in any way obtrusive
our host mychael made the best breakfasts ever in the mornings
Location:
as far as the location i felt like we were in the middle to everything
away from it all yet close enough to easily get to wherever we wanted to go
location wise - very easy to drive from beach to beach
the location was secluded but located very near the beaches and towns we found the most enjoyable
in short this place is perfection
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8. A secluded house amidst nature (from USD 425)

Designed to appeal to those who want to remain close to nature, the Palmwood (East Room), is a secluded place. Guests get a room and attached bathroom, including access to a garden and a Lanai, which is just outside the screen doors. The room is designed to provide good views of the surrounding North Shore area and guests can quickly get to popular areas such as Hanalei Town and Moloa'a Beach. The host ensures you are settled well in the room. Breakfast made from fresh local produce is provided and guests have access to free WiFi, a TV, and workspace that fits a laptop. A shared pool is available, along with a hot tub and hot shower, which is set within a private garden.

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Kilauea, Hawaii, United States
35.61 km (22.2 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park
81 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the breakfasts were incredible and it was a beautiful place to have coffee and breakfast every morning
the outdoor shower was magical and the hot tub relaxing
the room was incredibly tranquil with an extremely comfortable bed
it's clean and though there is no ac there are fans that keep it comfortable
the space was immaculate and the breakfast was wonderful
Cleanliness:
her place was clean and amazing
the room was clean and the outside stay was lovely
the room and the grounds are also incredibly clean
Host:
eddi was a great host and was very professional
eddie is amazing host
eddie was truly such a wonderful host felt like home
ina was our host and chef during our stay and she was awesome
eddie was an amazing host whose cooking was out of this world
Location:
amazing house in a beautiful northern kauai location
i would 100% stay here again the location was beautiful and amazing
this space was really special such a beautiful location and place
the palmwood is such a gem the location and property are perfect
this place was recommended by close friends and it did not disappoint
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9. Experience homestead life in Anahola (from USD 701)

Breathtaking scenery surrounds The Homestead in Anahola and you can wander through the garden when not heading to a beach to indulge in snorkeling or diving. The homestead has one room with a private entrance and attached bathroom. You get free WiFi, while breakfast is made from produce grown in the homestead’s garden and is cooked by the hosts. Additionally, the hosts, who live in the main portion of the house, are on hand to help guests with information about the area. Easily accessible from Lihue Airport, the homestead is also close to Hanalei and Anahola Bay.

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Kilauea, Hawaii, United States
36.69 km (22.8 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park
96 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we woke up to farm fresh breakfasts and coffee every morning
everything was as advertised even the good wi-fi
the bed is extremely comfortable and the linens are soft
the room is very nice and feels separate from the rest of the house
the breakfast is super delicious and we did the five course dinner and it was amazing
Cleanliness:
nice and clean room with private bathroom
the room is clean and spacious with comfortable bed and a modern bathroom
the place was updated and clean with small touches which made our stay feel like a vacation spot
the room and bathroom were clean and chic with little touches of cuteness throughout
the bedroom is small very clean with a desk and a closet
Host:
kalen was the most helpful host
kalen and sorrel are amazing hosts
kalen and sorrel are amazing hosts
kalen and sorrel are amazing hosts full of good info
sorrel and kalen were very helpful with tips
Location:
amazing breakfast and location
the house is in a great location
the location is great if you’re looking for something quiet and relaxing
the home is located in a beautiful and quiet farming area close to amenities
the homestead is gorgeous and at a great location
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10. A classic home with gorgeous views of the area

Poipu Bed and Breakfast Inn features design that is similar to a classic plantation home. The inn provides gorgeous views of the surrounding areas, while the interior is warm, and inviting. Colorful carpets sweep over the wooden flooring and guests can enjoy modern amenities, large rooms with full-size bathrooms and free WiFi. You can drive or walk to Hanakaape Bay, which is nearby and is a prime location for snorkeling and diving, or head to Kiahuna Beach. Each morning the inn provides guests with a continental breakfast that is served along with several local fruits, such as mangoes.

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11. Rooms with unique decor (from USD 255)

At Hale Ho'o Maha Bed and Breakfast, you can make use of its prime location - it is within walking distance to Wainiha Beach Park and Tunnels Beach, where you can go for snorkeling. Several restaurants are nearby in Hanalei, along with two golf courses and Princeville Airport is around 10 km (6 mi) away. Each room features unique style and decor, an attached bathroom, a DVD player and a TV. The host makes breakfast every day and the menu varies from day to day providing guests with gluten-free and vegan choices. The bed and breakfast has several additional amenities, including a hot tub, a fully equipped business center, and guests can access their rooms via an elevator.

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Hale Ho'o Maha Bed and Breakfast

Address: 7083 Alamihi Road
20.48 km (12.8 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park

Lift Heating Smoke alarms Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Non-smoking rooms Pool/beach towels Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Parking

12. A modern house surrounded by lush greenery (from USD 260)

At Marjorie’s Kauai Inn, you get to stay close to nature and the hosts ensure that guests feel welcome. The rooms are built to provide striking views and each includes a DVD player and a TV. Guests can take advantage of the pool that is available all year round, to relax after a day of walking on the beach or hiking through the rainforest. Free WiFi is provided along with several extras, such as toiletries and slippers and the rooms are air conditioned. The continental breakfast is homemade and available six days a week, and you can take advantage of the kitchenettes in each room to create snacks. While Poipu beach is a short drive away and there are many localities in the neighborhood, which are ideal for hiking and snorkeling.

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13. Spacious room with a peaceful vibe

The bright and large Kauai Retreat Center ‘Eono Room #6 has three beds and is ideal for up to four people. A large seating area with a sectional sofa is also present in the room, along with en-suite half-bath and an outdoor area with a shower. Guests who opt for the room get access to a hot tub that is designed for seven people, where you can spend time with family while star gazing during the night. A lanai and a fireplace are available along with a common dining area, where you can enjoy a continental breakfast every day. With several restaurants, shopping complexes, and beaches in the vicinity, guests can easily drive to areas that they want to visit, while there is free WiFi on the premises.

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Kilauea, Hawaii, United States
33.36 km (20.8 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park
172 reviews  
Private room in bed and breakfast 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the outdoor space jacuzzi and communal kitchen
awesome amenities including breakfast and hot tub
we loved our room and all of the amenities
free parking and wifi
great room with plenty of space for the people that we needed to fit in there
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and comfortable
she came every day to clean the place and restock food and fruits
the room was as described clean and quiet
the room was clean and comfortable i highly recommend
during our stay it was always perfectly clean
Host:
hilary is very kind host
hilary was a fantastic host
hilary was a very generous host
hillary is a great host as well as a wonderful person
hilary was a wonderful host that was able to accommodate all our need
Location:
we really enjoyed the location
the location is beautiful and very restful
great location to kapa'a and princeville
the great plus of this place is the common area
great location and use of the kitchen was wonderful
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14. -style house with original artwork

Original artwork created by locals welcomes you to the Poipu Bch Pi, where each room has a private bathroom attached. The bed and breakfast inn is designed in 1930s-style and rooms have striking hardwood furniture, while the air conditioning keeps the interior pleasant. Housekeeping service is provided daily, along with breakfast. The menu for breakfast changes daily and includes macadamia nut pancakes, omelets, or rice and sausage, and there is coffee prepared from local Kauai blends and tea. Each room is surrounded by lovely gardens and there is free WiFi, which you can enjoy when not taking in the spectacular ocean views. Head to the nearby Poipu Beach and soak up some sun and sand.

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Koloa, Hawaii, United States
31.65 km (19.7 mi) from Waimea Canyon State Park
17 reviews  
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Host:
the host made a great touch with flower petals throughout the common area and private rooms
the breakfast served is delicious and served by an extremely friendly and helpful team
Location:
the location is great
easy to walk to beautiful beaches sights and island gardens
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15. A beautiful retreat with an outdoor swimming pool and a patio (from USD 250)

Nothing needs to be hidden in the Secret Falls Retreat, which is situated in the Kapaa region of the island. The bed and breakfast inn draws its name from Wailua Falls and Opaekaa Falls which are located nearby. You can enjoy stellar views from the rooms, and each has a TV and private bathroom with a shower. A sumptuous continental breakfast is provided along with coffee and guests can easily explore the surroundings, which include Nukolii Beach Park, Kalapaki Beach, restaurants and shopping complexes. The bed and breakfast also offers free parking, WiFi, and has a swimming pool and hot tub.

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Bed and Breakfasts are a perfect launch pad for exploring Kauai

Staying at a bed and breakfast allows you to experience the island of Kauai from a local perspective. These rooms are especially ideal if you want to create a unique trip for you and your family and explore locations and beaches on the island, which are far from the beaten path.

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