The 12 Best Airbnbs In Kauai, Hawaii

December 12, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Kauai, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Kauai and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Honu Awa

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $1,730 per night, airbnb.com

Visit the stunning Honu Awa Villa in Princeville, with its spectacular ocean view, a BBQ grill area, a pool and the capacity to accommodate eight people in the four different rooms. This place is just amazing for big families travelling together to the island!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Honu Awa is a spectacular, ocean-view luxury villa in Princeville, on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. Located just a short walk from the beach, and within minutes of the golf course and precious natural treasures, this four-bedroom vacation rental is the perfect sanctuary for families, friends, and destination wedding guests seeking exquisite style and privacy on the shores of paradise.”

Amenities

Pool | BBQ grill | Office | Coffee maker | Piano | Breakfast bar | Wifi | Air conditioning | Cable TV | Parking | Satellite TV | Washer

#2 Secret Cove

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

Book Now: $4,250 per night, airbnb.com

Get ready to unwind and relax in this incredible villa located on the bluff above Secret Beach in the Kilauea area of Kauai! With a stunning view and a private path that connects you to the beach, a giant pool, and zen decorations, you and your friends will feel in paradise every day you spend here.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This modern oceanfront luxury home is situated on the bluff above Secret Beach in the Kilauea area of Kauai. During your stay at Secret Cove, you will be just a eight minute walk to the beach and within short driving distance of the Makai Golf Club.”

Amenities

Pool | Heated infinity pool | Infinity pool | Hot tub | BBQ grill | Sun loungers | Garden | Dining area for 8 people | TV | Chef's kitchen | Breakfast bar | Sound system

#3 Hale Lani

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $650 per night, airbnb.com

This glamourous cabin located along the island’s legendary North Shore is a gem for couples travelling together! Surrounded by green scenery, big open windows everywhere, and simply all the comfort you can imagine, this place is where you want to spend your vacations in Hawaii!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Discover your private romantic paradise overlooking Kauai’s golden sands. Hale Lani means house of the heavens, and from this private, 5-acre property located along the island’s legendary North Shore, the meaning becomes clear. Witness unforgettable views, from lush mountain peaks to emerald valleys and across to the turquoise Pacific Ocean. This intimate one-bedroom hideaway features fine furnishings and amenities, setting the tone for a memorable Hawaii escape.”

Amenities

BBQ grill | Alfresco shower | Lanai | Garden | Chef's kitchen | Wifi | Washer | Cable TV | Dryer | Hot water kettle | Snorkelling equipment | Gated property

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#4 Maliula Two Bedroom Premier

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $895 per night, airbnb.com

If you, your partner and another couple are planning the perfect Hawaiian vacation in luxury and style, this 2-bedroom villa will be hard to beat. With a breathtaking infinity pool that overlooks the ocean, amazing scenery everywhere you look and nothing but the best furnishings that money can buy, it's also a destination of choice for the perfect honeymoon, so book it now before someone else does.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Unwind in breathtaking tropical surroundings at Maliula Two Bedroom Residence at Timbers Kaua’i. “Maliula” is the Hawaiian word for “enveloping in aloha,” and this gorgeous vacation rental places you right amid the island’s green hillsides and Pacific vistas. Reserve the two bedrooms for a holiday as a family, a couples getaway or a warm and sunny honeymoon.”

Amenities

Fully equipped kitchen with breakfast bar | Dining area with seating for 6 | Coffee machine | Dishwasher | Wine fridge | Ice maker | Wi-Fi | Television | Ceiling fans | Washer/Dryer | Air conditioning | Iron/Ironing Board

#5 Go Paddling & Biking from Charming Riverside Canal Cottage

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

Get ready to relax all by yourself in this super cute and charming guest house with a private patio! It's near to the beach, it's super comfy and the views are totally worth it. You will love having your own little BBQ grill, a nice outdoor table to dine alfresco and a place you can call your own for as long as you want!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Fern Grotto Inn is the perfect home base for exploring Kauai. It is centrally located in Kapaa, on the banks of the Wailua River, and only a block from the beach. You can paddle Wailua River with our kayaks and SUP's or take our bikes for a spin on the bike path. Open windows and let a cross-breeze keep everything cool without air conditioning.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Kitchenette | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Beach essentials

Guest Reviews

“First time staying at Paul’s and if we return to Kauai I would stay here again. Perfect location and amazing spot right on the canal! Everything was clean and just the right size for us.” – Riley
“We had a lovely stay here! Loved the little welcome treats. Definitely took advantage of the beach chairs and umbrellas; kayaks were just OK.” – Alison
“Fern Grotto is a lovely compound with half a dozen rental units. My wife and I were in “Canal A“, one of the smallest units. Even so, we found it quite comfortable, and enjoyed the greenery around us.” – Stephen
“We loved staying at the cottage! It is tiny but very cosy and super well equipped.” – Giulia
“The best weekend getaway. Excellent location and literally everything you need to make your stay enjoyable and comfortable. We will absolutely return.” – Guillermo

#6 House In Quiet Cul-De-Sac on Sought-After Kauai North Shore

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night, airbnb.com

Less than 10 minutes from the beautiful Hanalei Bay, this three-bedroom house is a dream come true for a big group of friends travelling together! You'll love everything from the location to the cute little patio you can have breakfast in! Book it today and everyone will thank you for it!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Hawaiian breezes, warm sunshine and elegance flows. Plentiful sunshine infuses the vaulted interior, tempered by gentle sea breezes. Less than 10 minutes from the beautiful Hanalei Bay. Bike or run to the Princeville park or shopping center for food, shopping, or yoga.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“The house was perfect for our needs. The open layout was great for our large group. We were traveling with our 4 year old and 19 month old they both said the beach toys in the garage were their favourite part. It really is the little things that make a holiday great.” – Crystal
“This place is beautiful and centrally located. Six of us stayed comfortably here.” – Mallory
“Our family enjoyed 10 wonderful days at this home and quickly fell in love with the house and majestic setting.” – Donna
“Very lovely home to stay in! Check-in was super easy and we appreciated that there were not a lot of check-our requirements (just simple, basic tasks).” – Jodi
“We had a fantastic stay at this Princeville home. We loved the privacy of the home, and the fact that it's right in a more residential neighborhood.” – Suzanne

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#7 Airbnb Plus Plantation-style Townhouse

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $290 per night, airbnb.com

This townhouse with two bedrooms, a spacious kitchen, and a lovely patio is perfectly fitted to receive a small family! Its open kitchen and its cute and comfy dining room table are the perfect complements to share amazing family meals. Not to mention, it's located in the friendly Princeville community and close to Anini beach!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Make yourself at home in our upscale, private townhouse complex at the heart of the walkable, friendly Princeville Community. Our rental is exceptionally CLEAN & COMFORTABLE! The spacious Master bedroom is on the upper level and has an en suite bathroom with a walk-in shower and bathtub. The kitchen is well-stocked and has everything you need to feel right at home.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“This is one of our best stay via Airbnb- check in and out was easy with clear and easy to follow instructions. The house was very clean and tidy with nice deco.” – Anh
“Would stay again. Probably the nicest Airbnb I have stayed in. Bed sooo comfortable.” – Luke
“This place was an absolutely perfect place to celebrate. It was very spacious and perfectly decorated.” – Jennifer
“Great stay. Place is clean, comfortable, and has everything we needed.” – Charles
“Teddy’s place is awesome! I would HIGHLY recommend it! The location is perfect in Princeville and in a nice, quiet, clean neighborhood in a very nice golf course community.” – Nikki

#8 Glam Beach House Walking Distance To Poipu Beach

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $530 per night, airbnb.com

A stunning bright townhouse perfect for a girls' trip! With three comfy bedrooms, a gorgeous outdoor space with a shower, a BBQ Grill and a lovely patio, everyone will have a great time here whenever you're not out exploring the gorgeous nearby Kauaian beaches!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Escape to the beach at Honu House. The brand new home features wood finishes throughout, outdoor showers, flowing indoor-to-outdoor spaces, a backyard BBQ and hot tub, and a bunk room upstairs with a private lanai and a swing bed. You also have free access to Poipu Beach Athletic Club with tennis, fitness, pool and a cafe on site.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Private hot tub | Gym | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials

Guest Reviews

“Honu House is a thoughtfully done wonderful place to stay in Poipu. Lots of amenities and the configuration of the house worked really well for us.” – Mara
“This is a gorgeous place in a great location. Exceeded our expectations in every way. You won’t regret it- we would love to come back!” – Katie
“Tina’s home is stunning. All the amenities are incredible— well-stocked pantry of cooking staples and spices.” – Sara
“We very much enjoyed staying at Tina's house. Superb property, even better in real life than on pictures.” – Sergey
“We loved staying in this home. Highlights of the home included: the home was well stocked with everything we needed!” – Lindsey

#9 Soak Up the Sun In Tropical Paradise House On Kauai

13 Guests | 5 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $390 per night, airbnb.com

This custom-built home is in the peaceful Kiahuna Golf Village, and has everything you could possibly need to have a great vacation with your large family! That includes a pool with stunning views, a hot tub, and five bedrooms, where everyone in your family will have the time of their lives!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“See the Milky Way twinkle at night from the private hot tub or heated salt-water pool of this expansive open-concept home. Catch an HBO show on the 65″ 4K HDTV with surround sound. Plus, take a moment to enjoy the high ceilings and bamboo floors.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Private hot tub | Kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts

Guest Reviews

“Such a great place to stay. A ton of space for multiple families and a well stocked kitchen to cook all of your meals!” – Chuck
“This house was fantastic. In a really nice neighborhood, had all the amenities you could need, all the beds were super comfortable, had a/c in every room, and the house was gorgeous.” – Ikaika
“This home was absolutely fabulous, with an exceptional host and on-site manager.” – Tracey
“Everything was wonderful!!! There was all the amenities we needed and lots of space for our family of 11.” – Carey
“Ning was an excellent host! We were well taken care of before and during our stay. The house was absolutely wonderful and in a great neighborhood/community.” – Amy

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#10 Tropical Condomium With Pool And Verdant Garden

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $190 per night, airbnb.com

Tranquil home with zen vibes perfect for couples looking to explore Hawaii but also relax when getting back from the beach! With a stunning living room, delicious views, and a comfy bed, this place is made to relax. The pool is the perfect place to just slack and think about life in Hawaii.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Play ping pong by the swimming pool with its lounge furniture set amid beautiful landscaped tropical gardens attached to this delightful condominium. Indoors, the custom kitchen features teak cabinets, new stainless appliances and concrete counters.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“Everything its perfect!! Very nice place. The kitchen have everything you need.” – David
“My friend and I have enjoyed our stay at Alta's Airbnb. The interior decor is beautiful and we noticed that all the paintings hung were painted by Alta, Amazing!” – Annie
“Still one of my favorite Airbnb’s. Alta is a great host and this is an awesome place to stay in kauai.” – Bjørn
“Beautiful, clean and spacious place with easy access to Princeville, Ainini beach and shuttle to Na Pali coast…enjoyed the open air atmosphere of the condo and plenty of towels, cooking utensils, and other amenities to feel at home.” – Jeff
“Altas property is lovely, well equipped, and homely. We could have stayed much longer if we had the opportunity!” – Melissa

#11 Natural Hawaiian Light And Tropical Breezes Fill House

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $230 per night, airbnb.com

If you love big, open spaces with huge windows for lots of natural light, you'll totally love this place. Enjoy a great view of the green scenery and a gorgeous house that can easily accommodate your small family for a couple of days!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Your island vacation begins the moment you enter this stylish getaway. Spacious windows and open layout ensure natural light and sweet Hawaiian floral-scented trade winds. Head for the sands with the beach gear provided, return for a BBQ and swim in the shared pool. Enjoy waterfall filled mountain views from the 2nd-floor patio.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“My fiancé and wanted to escape from Oahu for a few days and explore Kauai. This apartment was perfectly situated for us on the north shore!” – Scott
“Lovely, happy, and homey, this space had everything one could need during a stay away. From beauty supplies to a full kitchen setup and new snorkeling gear, there was nothing that felt forgotten at home that wasn’t available on property.” – Kristen
“We loved our stay! Communication was great, check in was easy, instructions for taking care of the home are simple and it has everything you need. The internet speed was great, place was spotless, bed was super comfy and cooking facilities are excellent!” – Emma
“Tori’s place was ideal for the north shore portion of our Kauai visit—handy to beaches and dining.” – Jan
“Lovely place to stay in a great location. The house was spotless with very easy and simple instructions to follow. Hosts were very attentive and great communication. Would highly recommend” – Chris

#12 Garden Isle Oasis Condo Near Wyllie Beach

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $240 per night, airbnb.com

Located near Hanalei Bay, this two-bedroom oasis is a dream come true for small families visiting Hawaii! You've got everything you need right here: A full kitchen, a patio, and of course, a pool! Get ready to make some wonderful memories in your own little piece of heaven on Earth.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Start the morning with smoothies on the wrap-around lanai of this open-plan condo, before a fun-packed day of swimming and surfing. Floor to ceiling windows fill the space with natural light, and glorious views of the lush, tropical gardens. Enjoy an afternoon swim in the largest swimming pool of any condo complex on the north shore before grilling your delicious dinner on the propane grill.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Pool | Kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“Caitlin’s Garden Isle Oasis was an amazing place to spend our time in Kauai. The condo was just as beautiful as the ad indicates with plenty of indoor and outdoor living space.” – Mike
“Caitlin’s condo was perfect for a family stay in Kauai! We stayed for nine days and were not ready to leave. It truly began to feel like home.” – Adam
“This condo was our first from Airbnb although we rented from other sites. The decor was so stylish and modern…exactly how I would love my own home to be decorated! It was clean and the wrap around lanai was incredible!!! I miss my morning coffee on that deck :(” – Jennifer
“Caitlin's place is gorgeous. I loved the Princeville township, and there was a small trail right to the beach.” – Xinran
“Beautifully appointed large two bed, two bath apartment in the north of Kauai. It’s in a great location in one of the most beautiful parts of the island.” – Neerajah

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