Hotels in Lihue, HI

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Lihue, Kaua'i, HI
Mar 17 — Mar 182
Sat 3/18
Wed 3/22

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Low SeasonOctobercheapest month to stay
High SeasonFebruarymost expensive time to stay
13%expected price decrease
23%expected price increase


$499 - $751

Cheapest day of weekWednesdayis the cheapest day of the week to book
Highest day of weekMondayis the most expensive day of the week to book
$610is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
$507is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
Cheapest time to bookThe cheapest time to book hotels in Lihue is: 4-5 star, 60 days before.

1-2 star

$269 - $396

3 star

$334 - $411

4-5 star

$495 - $602

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Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences

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Average Length of Stay

11 days
The cheapest price for a room in Lihue found in the last 7 days is $192/night. This rate is available with Tip Top Motel Cafe & Bakery, a 2-star hotel.
Travel with comfort when booking a room with Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences, the most popular 5-star hotel in Lihue.
There are 2,886 hotels in Lihue close to Lihue. 1 BR Garden View at Marriott Kauai is the nearest with a distance of 0.9 mi from this airport.
On average, people stay for 11 days when lodging at hotels in Lihue. The average accommodation price for 11 days in Lihue in the past week is $6,139.

Lihue travel tips

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.

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5-star hotels

Cheapest $1,402

Average $1,639

Most expensive $3,106

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Where to stay in Lihue

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.

Learn about attractions and sights 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.

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.

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!

Information about staying in Lihue

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The average length of stay in Lihue is 11 nights.

A hotel room in Lihue will generally set you back around $671 per night. This figure is an average and prices will vary according to the facilities, location and room availability at your desired hotel.

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

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

Lihue hostels and hotels with a 2 star rating and below charge around $64 for a bed per person. This will be around $511 under the cost of a typical Lihue hotel.

The average temperature in Lihue during March is around 69.8 °F which makes it the perfect time to spend time having fun and seeing something new outside at a popular area attraction like Honolulu Zoo.

Yes, Lihue has 395 vacation rentals available. If you’re interested in a vacation rental in Lihue, Castle Kiahuna Plantation & Beach Bungalows is the most popular in the city. Compare deals on vacation rentals in Lihue.

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