Hotels in Lihue

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Things to do in Lihue

Kalapaki Beach
Kauai Museum
Kilohana Plantation

What is the average price of a hotel near Kalapaki Beach?

The average price for hotels near Kalapaki Beach is $631 per night. Of those hotels, momondo users recommend the 12 hotels below for those looking to stay in the area. Since Kalapaki Beach is more popular at some times of year than others, prices may vary depending on when you plan your trip. Hotels near Kalapaki Beach are typically 59% more expensive than the average hotel in Lihue, which is $253.

Hotels near Kalapaki Beach

What is the average price of a hotel near Kauai Museum?

Below are the 8 user recommended hotels in the area of Lihue that is closest to Kauai Museum. The average price near Kauai Museum is $517/night, with prices varying based on several factors including time of year. Hotels near Kauai Museum are typically 50% more expensive than the average hotel in Lihue, which is $253.

Hotels near Kauai Museum

What is the average price of a hotel near Kilohana Plantation?

If you’re planning on staying at any of momondo’s recommended hotels in the area of Lihue nearest to Kilohana Plantation, you should expect to pay around $890/night. This price fluctuates based on time of year. In general, a rate under $890/night is a good deal for momondo users staying near Kilohana Plantation. Hotels near Kilohana Plantation are typically 71% more expensive than the average hotel in Lihue, which is $253.

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When to book a hotel in Lihue

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The cheapest time to book hotels in Lihue is: 1-2 star, 73 days before. 3 star, 54 days before. 4-5 star, on the same day that your stay begins.
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$195 - $218
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$247 - $270
4-5 star
$328 - $398

Lihue travel tips

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Which neighborhoods in Lihue should I stay in if I want access to public transport?

Public transportation in Lihue and across the island is very limited. The small city is serviced by one bus that runs a couple of times a day. Given that the city is small, it is fairly easy to get around by foot while taxis are readily available for longer distances. Lihue hotels downtown, including the Kauai Palms Hotel, are in an easy walking distance to the city’s main restaurants as well as to sights like the Kauai Museum and Grove Farm.

How much does a hotel in Lihue cost per night?

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2 stars and under
Kauai Palms Hotel
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Marriott's Kauai Lagoons
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Banyan Harbor Resort
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Marriott's Kaua'I Beach Club
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Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences
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Kauai Beach Resort & Spa
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Where to stay in Lihue

What neighborhood in Lihue should I stay in based on why I’m traveling?

Lihue is perfect for business travelers who need to come and go from the Lihue airport and will appreciate cheap hotels in Lihue specifically in Hanamauli or Niumal, which are close to the airport. The Banyan Harbor Resort is an ideal choice. Couples are equally sure to enjoy the hotel’s many facilities and activities, including bodysurfing, surfing, kayaking, paddle boarding and snorkeling. Adventure seekers will find that downtown Lihue is a perfect jumping-off point for a number of fun-packed tours, including a visit to the nearby Wailua Falls. Alternatively, if golf is up your alley, you will appreciate a trip to the Puakea Golf Course close to downtown Lihue. Later on, a stop at the Kukui Grove Center in Pihu will fill all your family’s shopping needs.

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What are the most popular attractions in Lihue?

Lihue is well-known as the governmental and commercial center of the island in addition to being home to the island’s main airport, harbor, and fantastic beaches. You can book hotels in Lihue, such as the Banyan Harbor Resort, which is located in Nawiliwili and is close to the Nawiliwili Harbor, Niumau Beach Park, and Kalapaki Beach. Lihue is also home to a number of tour operators, from kayak and canoe clubs to stand up paddle board rentals, and even flights in biplanes, which take off from downtown Lihue. A bit further into the neighborhood of Hanamaulu is the Ahukini Recreational Pier State Park, which is a must-see.

Which neighborhoods in Lihue have a large selection of bars and restaurants?

Find most of the cheap hotels in downtown Lihue. For example, The Kauai Inn is located conveniently near many of Lihue’s eateries and bars. Alternatively you can try Hawaiian regional cuisine at the Lilikoi Bar and Grill, Kukui’s Restaurant at Kalapaki Beach or Hualani’s. Switch things up and grab some seafood at Duke’s Kauai, which features the lomi salmon. All above restaurants are located in Nawiliwili. The island’s food boasts a huge influence from other cultures. The cuisine includes poke, which is the Hawaiian version of sashimi and comes in a variety of combinations, and chicken long rice, which is inspired by Chinese mung bean noodles. Of course, there are other dishes wholly Hawaiian like the pork slow roast dish known as Kalua pig or laulau, and pork wrapped in layers of taro leaves.

What popular events take place in Lihue?

There are a number of fantastic events throughout the year that are celebrated all over Kauai, not only in Lihue. Booking a hotel in Lihue is one way to be close to the action during the Kauai Polynesian Festival in the neighborhood of Hinamaulu. The May festival features live performances, dance competitions and plenty of food and crafts for sale. In addition, the Coconut Festival is held in October just to the north of Lihue in Kapaa Beach Park, which shines the spotlight on all things coconut, crafts, games, foods and contests!

Lihue travel information

Which day is cheapest to stay in Lihue?

Saturday is the day where you will typically find the lowest price for your hotel room in Lihue. The highest price tends to be on Friday.

How much does a hostel in Lihue cost?

Lihue hostels and hotels with a 2 star rating and below charge around $176 for a bed per person. This will be around $298 under the cost of a typical Lihue hotel.

When is the best time to book a hotel in Lihue?

Lihue hotels are at their most economical to book in the month of September. The rates you are charged may be 14% lower than in the high season and is the best time to get a great deal.

How much does a hotel cost in Lihue?

A hotel room in Lihue will generally set you back around $474 per night. This figure is an average and prices will vary according to the facilities, location and room availability at your desired hotel.

Based on the weather in Lihue, what attractions are popular during January?

While temperatures are typically very high in Lihue during January, there is a higher chance for rainfall as the average for the month is about 6.7″. Taking into account the higher potential for rain in January, those staying at a hotel in Lihue should plan to visit popular indoor attractions such as Kilohana Plantation, Ala Moana Center, and Whalers Village.

How long do people stay in Lihue?

The average length of stay in Lihue is 5 nights.