11 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Kauai South Shore, Hawaii - Updated 2023


The azure and the turquoise waters of the North Pacific, the emerald of the verdant mountains, and the fire brick red of the canyons stretching out to as far as you can see - Kaua'i and South Shore are a kaleidoscope of colors that merge so as if they were never distinct in the first place. Home to Poipu Beach Park named ‘America’s Best Beach’, the Old Koloa Town which has a historic plantation past, the culturally rich Koloa Heritage Trail, the Allerton Garden wherein lie the giant Moreton Figs made famous by 'Jurassic Park’, and the stunning Spouting Horn blowhole - Kaua'i South Shore has tons of things to do. This is exactly why you need to stay at these amazing Vrbo rentals in Kaua'i South Shore to be able to explore the region the way it is - peacefully. Scroll down to find out about the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Kauai South Shore, Hawaii.

1. Fantastic home with a beautiful garden (from USD 1300)

This fantastic home offers the perfect combination of luxury and comfort, where you will be greeted by the surrounding lush garden, complete with a private patio and a cosy hammock. The property also features a 40-foot (12.19 meter) saltwater pool with the perfect setting for swimming, lounging, and soaking up the sun. Additionally, a hot tub is available for those who want to take their relaxation to the next level.

Relax in the living room that boasts a 62-inch smart TV and a DVD player, providing endless entertainment options. Share your beautiful vacation photos using high-speed Wi-Fi. A travel crib is available for families with young children so that getting a good sleep is not a problem. If you have kids who love to play, they will love the selection of toys that keep them entertained for hours on end.

Executive Villa, 4 minute stroll to beach, pool, Air cond, hot tub, sleeps 14
Koloa, Hawaii, United States
Premier Host  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool and garden were stunningly gorgeous
the kids loved being able to jump in the pool at all times of the day
in fact we spent almost our entire last day relaxing around the pool
the pool was outstanding
pool/hot tub was amazing
the owners were extremely friendly and accessible
host gives you great places to check out
thanks dan for being such a great host
dan was an amazing host and was available for anything we needed
dan was there whenever we needed anything and is a fun relaxed host
and the location is perfect
excellent location and setup for a family
it is in a perfect location with amazing grounds
we loved being able to walk to the beach
house is an easy walk to the beach and trail
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2. Lovely condo with access to the golf course (from USD 205)

Stay in this lovely condo that offers a serene escape just a short walk from Shipwreck Beach. It features a lanai that offers the perfect spot to enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine in the evening. The property also has a wall-mounted smart TV with cable and Wi-Fi, ensuring you can stay connected online and entertained throughout your stay.

A playpen and high chair are available for families with kids, making travelling with your little ones easy. Some beach toys are also available for small kids to have fun in the sun together. A grill is provided if you’re in the mood for a barbecue. When it’s time to enjoy during leisure, head to the communal pool or go to the tennis courts and golf course, which are available for guests.

South Shore Ocean View 1 BR Condo Poipu Sands 112 Steps from the Beach Upgraded
Koloa, Hawaii, United States
Premier Host  Wifi Available
condo 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

3. Poipu Beach oceanview condo (from USD 279)

A Hawaiian vacation is incomplete without having lived in an ocean-facing condo. This amazing two-bedroom vacation rental lies right across from Kaua'i’s best beach, Poipu Beach, with some of the best surfing, snorkeling, swimming, shopping, and dining on the island at a stone’s throw distance.

This oceanfront rental in Kauai features two bedrooms - one with a king bed and one with two twin singles, a fully furnished kitchen, a host of entertainment options in the form of cable HDTV, free Wi-Fi, and even two barbeque areas and an oceanside swimming pool! Grab the beach chairs, cooler, umbrellas, and towels provided complimentarily and head down to the ocean, which is a minute’s walk.

Deluxe Poipu Beach Oceanview -Park Next to Door! No Stairs! A/C!
138 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
every sunset is dead front of lanai
the entire place was very comfortable
although there is not central air, the unit in the master bedroom kept that room as well as the living room comfortable
the unit is spacious and comfortable except for the lighting in the kitchen and bedrooms
the kitchen had everything you need to cook
very comfortable and very clean
the condo was exactly as described in the ad
towels, chairs, cooler and beach toys)
great location, clean and quiet
the condo was clean, and had coolers, boogie boards, and snorkeling gear for beach use
super friendly and nice owner
the unit did get quite warm during the day while we were out
don is a great host and we really appreciate him
even had some beach gear for the kids
don provides lots of helpful information in the booking so you don't have to bother him
great restaurant and coffee shop near by
walking distance to poipu beach and the condo is easy access and has a great layout
very close to the beach
great property with ideal location
the walk to the beach is far (in my opinion) especially if you're lugging beach stuff with you
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4. Bird of Paradise home (from USD 765)

How’d you like to stay in a Hawaiian home which has been featured in ‘Hawaii Magazine’ for being one of 'Five unique Hawaii vacation homes’? Welcome to Bird of Paradise, which boasts of panoramic views of the Pacific, the Ha'upu mountain range, and the Pu'u Wanawana crater - not to mention the gorgeous Hawaiian sunsets too.

This house rental in Kauai, which can easily accommodate 10 people, features four bedrooms - two with king beds, one with a queen one, and one with two twin singles, apart from a futon/sofa in the living room and space for extra cribs as well. A fully equipped kitchenette, dining and family room, free Wi-Fi, cable TVs, and beach accessories for a spending a day out at the beach, are available. What’s more, the house is within walking distance of the Poipu, Shipwreck, and Brennecke’s beaches, and Turtle Cove.

Featured in "Hawaii Magazine" Stunning views! Private Pool, A/C, walk to beaches
149 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The amenities in the home were also outstanding
the home was inviting The extra bedroom suite off the lanai was private and fabulous
3 children ages 1 2 and 4
We spent our time outside on the lanai enjoying the views and the fragrant flowers
We appreciated the items you provided to accommodate our young children
The house was clean and spacious
Evan was friendly and very helpful
Every necessary amenity available Gorgeous views
She has taken exceptional care to anticipate her guests' needs and questions and she went the extra mile to recognize and accommodate needs specific to our group
answered all my questions very friendly and informative
Your home exceeded our expectations
The house is in a great location between two very different beaches which is a great advantage
The suite away from the main house was great
The suite away from the main house was great
The house has lots of space
There are also many restaurants in the area
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5. Family-friendly condo near the beach (from USD 225)

If you’re looking for a family-friendly getaway in Kaua'i South Shore, then the Regency at Poipu Kai nestled amidst the lush green surroundings is where you should head to.

This extremely private, ground-floor condo rental in Kauai features two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and the other with a king bed and a crib, as well as a sofa/futon, a full kitchen for whipping up meals whenever the kids or the elders in the family wish to eat, as well as DVD players, stereo, cable TV, and free Wi-Fi for all your entertainment needs. Convenient, easy access, private pool and hot tub, a barbeque grill, and five-minute access to Poipu Beach are the highlights of this wonderful family vacation rental in Kaua'i.

Family friendly condo near beach
Koloa, HI, US
147 reviews
condo 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
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Plenty of room for five of us
Plenty of room for two couples to have privacy
kept the space cool during the night and the large windows throughout the place kept the condo cool during the day
The condo is beautiful and stocked with first-rate amenities
The four Tommy Bahama chairs from the condo provided comfort at the beach
It is very clean and neatly decorated
The unit was very clean and the rooms are large and well furnished
The furniture was real (not rattan which can be uncomfortable) which can make a big difference when relaxing in the evenings
Both bedrooms and bathrooms were very comfortable With fans running in the bedrooms
well was clean and well maintained Service from the owner and management
George was great to work with
George is a gracious host
Karen said if we purchased one she would reimburse us for it
We loved the property and the condo was really great
The location is perfect Bottom floor access in a beautiful garden setting
my sister wanted something close to shopping
The pool area and bbq were very convenient
The location - a short walk to Shipwreck Brenneke's and Poipu Beaches - was convenient
but it was not a problem at all
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6. Beautiful plantation-style cottage (from USD 500)

Are you looking for something different in your Kaua'i South Shore accommodation? Stay at this custom-designed Hawaiian plantation style cottage for your Kaua'i getaway.

Hale Honu lies at the cul-de-sac of the quiet street in a historic neighborhood, bordering an ancient Hawaiian Village, and it is a unique blend of Hawaiian tradition and modern living. This single-family home for rent in Kauai opens to a living-cum-dining room and fully equipped kitchen where the floor-to-window glass doors open out to the balcony and allow the outdoors and the indoors to become one. A wide-ranging entertainment system with DVD player, Apple TV, speakers, and free Wi-Fi, and an outdoor barbeque grilling area and beautiful double garden shower complete the picture of perfection that Hale Honu is.

Poipu Beach Plantation Style Cottage
Koloa, Hawaii, United States
Premier Host  Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
My favorite part was the great outdoor shower and the white noise machines in the bedrooms
Ear plugs were a nice touch for the over active roosters
The rooms were so comfy and cozy that we ended up being homebodies because we felt so relaxed here
I almost don't want to leave another 5-star review because sooner or later it will become difficult to reserve it for the dates we want due to popularity but the owners and local property manage...
The beach was literally 3 houses away
the beach as well as downtown Koala
The owners are thoughtful and quick to respond to questions We would happily return
The breeze perfectly flows through the house keeping it nice and cool even on hot days
What a beautiful home perfectly appointed and thoughtful with every detail
Their tips for the boat tour were especially appreciated and we used them all
And we loved overlooking the ancient Hawaiian village
There are plenty of stores and restaurants nearby and some are just a short walk
Great cottage within walking distance to the beach
We stayed at the property February 2019 and pulling up
The location and proximity to everything on the island was ideal
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7. Ground-floor condo (from USD 300)

How’d you want to stay in this beachfront property on the ever popular Poipu Beach? Yes, that’s what the Kiahuna Plantation is - complete with white sands, beach chairs, grills for an evening on the beach, and shaded grassy knolls for just strolling around or lounging on a beach chair.

This rare find of a condo at Kiahuna Plantation is a beautiful one-bedroom space with a king bed and a futon/sofa, a comfy dining space, a fully equipped modern kitchen, a cable TV, stereo, toys, free Wi-Fi, and even a music and video library. One could go snorkeling, boogie boarding, or just swimming right on the beach, as well as check out the tennis courts, gym, and pool across the street absolutely free!

Kiahuna #39 ground floor A/C -90 seconds walk to beach! Very private!
139 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
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The only down side is that you need to do laundry or have towel serve because only 3 towels are available to use during my stay
The king size bed was very comfortable
but we discovered that the pictures do not do it justice
but it is off the beaten track enough that you have complete privacy on the lanai with no foot traffic passing by
The amenities make you feel like you are at home
The unit was very clean
It was also clean (minus
This unit is everything and MORE
The unit was clean updated and had everything we needed
The renovations were as described and the unit was very comfortable
(She is a small meek white chicken so give her some treats for me )
Ground level was very helpful with kids
Randy the owner was quick to respond to questions and was very helpful
The owner was very helpful in answering questions
The owner was very helpful and prompt responding to our questions prior to our arrival and seemed genuinely concerned that our needs were met
but the location of unit #39 within Kiahuna Plantation was ideal
We loved the location close to the beaches and restaurants
I'm from Oahu but still enjoy getting away to another island--can really relax away from work and other responsibilities
The screen windows have shutters but no glass
We cannot imagine staying anywhere else in the Poipu area now that we have experienced Randy's condo
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8. One-bedroom condo in Poipu Kai Resort

Say ‘Aloha’ in true Hawaii style by staying at this highly sought-after condo in the Poipu Sands complex of the resort.

The spacious one-bedroom condo features one king bed, one queen bed, and a sofa, comfortably sleeping, three to four people. This condo redefines modern luxury, having been completely remodeled with sleek Kohler fixtures, the oversized travertine-tiled shower, the Italian floors and granite counters, and the exotic Jatoba Wood cabinetry. The outdoors are a dream - alfresco dining overlooking the rolling landscaped gardens, a barbeque area, and a serene tropical pool place, this condo is at the very zenith of Hawaiian luxury.

"LIVE ALOHA" -Ocean View -Steps to Beach & Pool -Ground Level
Koloa, HI, US
122 reviews
condo 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It was everything we expected and more Thanks for sharing your condo with us
The condo is in the perfect location for anything you want to do
we may have been able to make use of all that was provided Thanks
The snorkel fin strap was broken and unusable I could wish for darker blinds in the bedroom and ones easier to use
Great communication easy checkin walkable to beach
The grounds and facilities were also
Very well appointed and had everything needed
The unit was beautiful clean and close to local restaurants and shopping
My husband and I enjoyed our stay in this condo We have vacationed in Poipu multiple times and always use VRBO Leesa was very communicative timely about answering questions and instructions we...
Rose and I really love this Island
Best rental we have had in the multiple years we have vacationed on the islands
This home was very comfortable accessable and well stocked with everything we needed (and more)
WE loved Kauai and the condo was amazing
The location in Poipu Sands is ideal for all activities
It was in the perfect location close to great beaches
It is in a great location and was able to walk to the Hyatt or Shipwreck Beach and was only a few minutes to Poipu Beach which is great for families
etc -comfortable bed-easy free parking-great location - walking distance to Grand Hyatt hotel and green belt trail to Poipu BeachThis condo does not have A/C -
Nice apartment in great location
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9. Remodeled oceanview rental

Watch the verdant green landscaped gardens and the azure waters of the ocean merge into one mesmerizing panorama at the Poipu Sands, a one-bedroom oceanview condo with direct beach access - barely 150 yards (45.7 meters) from the waters of the North Pacific!

The 1,000-square-foot (93-square-meter) condo features one bedroom with a king bed and a sofa/futon, with the master bedroom also featuring an ensuite bathroom with dual sinks and an over-sized shower/tub. The newly remodeled kitchen is well-equipped with modern appliances, and the living room also features a flat-screen cable TV and an entertainment system with stereo and DVD. The highlight is the patio which looks out to the landscaped gardens and the sea, transporting you a world away.

128 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The sea turtles have a buffet table set up in front of the condo
is The bed is incredibly comfortable
The unit is dated and contains somewhat shabby furniture and carpeting The kitchen update is very nice
The condo was as described in the literature
It was very comfortable and convenient
The kitchen is fully stocked and the place was extremely clean
The owner was very nice pleasant and very helpful
the owners were quick to respond to any questions we had prior to our arrival
mats coolers and even tennis racquets and balls
The owners were very good about answering any questions we had promptly
quiet and welcoming Owners
This is a great location central to beaches restaurants and sightseeing
which I did several times
Poipu Beach was a 22 minute walk for me
The pathway is filled with God's bountiful artwork lots of greenery with plumeria trees and other flowering plants
Kalapaki Joe's and Dondero's restaurants were two of our favorites and both are a short walk from the condo
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10. Spectacular oceanfront condo

The Alihi Lani condo is a splendid place where the gentle caresses of the North Pacific zephyr will leave you spellbound.

Say ‘Aloha’ in Alihi Lani where classic Hawaiian decor puts you firmly in the middle of everything Hawaii. The completely upgraded rental features a comfy living and dining room, as well as a fully equipped modern kitchen to whip up tasty meals in a flash. Two bedrooms - one with a king bed and the other with twin singles, upgraded chic bathrooms, three HDTVs, a private pool, a barbeque area close to the unit, and beach accessories, all with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, make staying at Alihi Lani the ultimate Hawaiian experience.

Alihi Lani #3 Oceanfront - 2 Bd/2Ba - New Air Conditioning
17 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
I felt like I was in a private oceanfront home
The two bedrooms are separated far enough for privacy
It was great to wake up each morning and watch surfers swimmers and paddle boarders in the water out front - not to mention the green sea turtles
The upgrades to the unit have been very tastefully done The slate floor is awesome
You will have beautiful photos a relaxing stay and so much fun
The bathrooms were beautifully decorated and has everything you need
He always answers emails promptly and is so sweet
The owner Ron Johnson was very responsive
All in all a wonderful experience
The owner really extended extra care and concern in accommodating our itinerary Hope to do this again next January
a nice pool is literally steps out the back door Definitely would stay again
A great location close to a lot of local places to shop and eat Enjoyed the views each day from the Lanai
It was just a short walk to such a wonderful white sand beach and great snorkeling
Property Management is The Parrish Collection Kauai and they were great
When you walk out to the lanai
Even though this building is in a populated area
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11. Oceanview townhome

At the end of the private Manaualoha driveway in the expansive greenbelt region of Kaua'i South Shore lies this oceanside stunner - a two-bedroom townhome overlooking and with direct access to Poipu beach.

Step into this cozy yet stylish space with two bedrooms - the luxurious ensuite master one with a king bed and the other with twin singles, a full dining room and modern kitchen, and a comfortable living room with a large easy chair and leather couches. Make the best use of the beach equipment (umbrella, chairs, boogie boards, beach towels) provided by heading down to the beach. After a day of exploring Kaua'i South Beach, relax on the lush tropical landscaped gardens and feast your eyes on the Hawaiian sunset.

Beauty & Luxury--300 steps to beach, gated pool! Top Reviewed!
115 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
You've thought of everything from kitchen utensils to Q-tips in the bathroom
kitchen has everything and incredible sunset views to top it off For a family of 4 with two teenagers
We found the unit comfortable with everything that you need except a toothbrush
Thanks so much for loaning it to us
there's a lovely view of the ocean
The Aloha Sands unit is beautiful and just as described and pictured on the website
went horseback riding kayaking and hiking as well as many memorable meals out
Kauai is so beautiful; we had a wonderful vacation in a wonderful home February 2006Bev and Jim Linder Wausau WI
It made our stay even more fun to have all that in the condo
Thank you for sharing your beautiful Hawaiian home with us
I would certainly recommend this unit to anyone looking for a spacious quiet unit with a great location and gorgeous grounds flowers and palm trees everywhere
We enjoyed a wonderful week away from the winter snowy weather of Wisconsin
What a perfect location and a great condo
Jan 17-23 2008 Enjoyed a week of bliss at Aloha Sands on Poipu Beach
We found ourselves visiting the Poipu Shopping Village regularly (just a few blocks away) as the Whalers General store there had a wide variety of products (some groceries phamaceutical items and ...
What a perfect location and a great condo
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A picture-perfect destination

The sun-kissed, coastal Kaua'i South Shore is the picture-perfect destination for the ultimate Hawaiian holiday. Experience all that Hawaii is by spending your vacation at these gorgeous Vrbo oceanfront rentals in Kaua'i South Shore. For a fun-filled adventure, beach resorts are available. Moreover, if you want to stay for an extended period, you can choose from the monthly rentals.

Frequently asked questions about the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Kauai South Shore, Hawaii

1. Which Vrbo vacation rentals in Kauai South Shore have a pool?

This beautiful condo with oceanview, Bird of Paradise home, Regency at Poipu Kai, and this lovely ground floor condo offer guests access to the pool for them to have fun during their stay.

2. Which Vrbo vacation rentals in Kauai South Shore have parking?

Bird of Paradise home, Regency at Poipu Kai, this beautiful plantation-style cottage, and this lovely ground floor condo all have parking available, providing guests peace of mind that their cars are in a safe spot.

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