Aloha & Welcome to

Kauai Palms Hotel

Lihue, Kaua'i, Hawaii
Rooms, Studios & Cottages
Rates from $165
Experience our

Aloha Style

Affordable, Clean and Comfortable Accommodations just 5 minutes from the Lihue Airport!

Looking for an affordable Kauai budget hotel? The Kauai Palms Hotel affords the budget-minded traveler cozy and quaint, centrally located hotel and cottage accommodations just minutes from the Lihue Airport, shopping, dining, beautiful white sand beaches and scenic attractions on the Island of Kauai.

This vintage hotel, built in the 1950’s has been updated and decorated to reflect the days of “old Hawaii” while preserving the friendly Aloha style and spirit.  As one of the most affordable places to stay on Kauai, the Kauai Palms Hotel offers comfort and convenience  at a reasonable price, so you can spend your vacation budget having fun!



Rooms, Studios & Cottages

Choose from a variety of room and bedding configurations, including standard hotel rooms, studios with kitchenettes and cottages with full kitchens.  Affordable rates start at $165/night.  Click here to learn more about the accommodations available at the Kauai Palms Hotel.




Air Conditioning

Our Deluxe Hotel Rooms, Studios and Cottages all come equipped with window air conditioners to keep you cool and comfortable.

Kitchens & Kitchenettes

Want more space and kitchen facilities?  Choose from our studios and cottages that are equipped with kitchenettes or full kitchens.


We have studio cottages with kitchenettes and 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom  cottages with full kitchens available adjacent to the Hotel. 

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For your convenience


Kitchens & Kitchenettes

Our Studio Rooms and Cottages have kitchenettes and/or full kitchens, with a microwave, coffee maker and mini fridges.

Free Parking

Free parking on site in the front and  rear of the Hotel.  The cottages have a covered carport parking area.

Air Conditioning

Our Deluxe Rooms, Studio Rooms, and Cottages have Air Conditioning.

Free WiFi

Free Wireless High Speed Internet Service

Flat Screen TVs

Wind down after a long day of adventuring with your favorite shows.

Bedroom Comforts

Comfortable Simmons Beds in a variety of configurations:  King, Queen, Full or Twin.

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Policies & Check In

Check In & Check Out

To make a reservation at the Kauai Palms Hotel, please use our secure online reservations system or call (808) 246-0908.  Please provide your cell phone number at the time of booking so we can send you check-in instructions via text.  Our office hours are 8am to 8pm.  If your Check-in time is later than 8 pm, please call the hotel directly at (808) 246-0908 to inform us of your late arrival.


Room rates are based on double occupancy, all rates are in US Dollars. Acceptable payment methods include cash, travelers cheques, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express. No pets are allowed.

Cancellation Policy

A deposit of one night’s accommodation is required within 10 days of arrival date. Cancellations must be received at least 72 hours prior to your check-in date. If cancellation is not received within this time frame, you will be charged a one-time cancellation fee equal to the price of one night’s room rent for the type of room that you booked.

Hawaii Taxes

Hawaii Taxes
All room rates are subject to a Hawaii Excise Tax of 4.712% and a Transient Accommodations and County tax of 13.25% for a total tax of 17.96%.


Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii


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Convenient Location, Close to Everything

When you stay at the Kauai Palms Hotel in Lihue, you are conveniently located at mid-point between the North and West sides of the Island of Kauai.  From the hotel you can enjoy views of the stunning Kipu mountain range and you are within a short drive to the white sands of Kalapaki Bay.

The hotel is nestled on a quiet side street, just off of Rice Street, the main street in Lihue.  The Kauai Palms Hotel is close to County and State Buildings, banks, the post office, Kauai Museum, the Bowling Alley, shopping and the Lihue Restaurant District.  Be sure to experience the local, multi-cultural cuisine and night life within walking distance of the Kauai Palms Hotel.

Discover restaurants & activities within within walking distance

Kauai Palms Hotel

2931 Kalena St, Lihue, HI 96766

Driving Directions to the Kauai Palms Hotel

Turn left at the traffic signal outside of the Lihue Airport onto Highway 51/Kapule Highway. Kapule Highway ends shortly after the second traffic light (about a mile), veer Right onto Rice Street. Make a left at the 2nd traffic light, the hotel is located at 2931 Kalena Street.

Kauai Vacation Planner

From Island-wide tours, ‘not to be missed’ scenic attractions, beaches as well as local area shopping, restaurants and nightlife, our Kauai Vacation Planner will help you plan an amazing Kauai vacation.

Kauai Cultural Information

Kaua`i Cultural & Historical Information Learn more about Kauai's history and Hawaiian culture from our cultural expert and general manager, Ron.  Ron has an extensive collection of over 100 Hawaiian artifacts.  Inquire at the front desk for "Talk Story" times. ...

Common Ground Tours

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Tasting Kauai Tours

Tasting Kauai Food Tours Tasting Kauai provides educational food tours, tastings and festivals - we engage our community by helping each other experience the fullness of food and culture on Kauai Kilauea Tour: Mondays & Tuesdays South Shore Tour: Wednesdays The...

Lihue Kauai Tours

Lihue Loop Self-Guided Walking Tour: A self-guided tour for walking around Lihue - follow the map to posts with QR codes around town so visitors can easily get a lay-of-the-land.  The Līhu’e Loop project is a 1.3-mile Self Guided Audio Walking Tour from Kalena Park...

Lihue Night Life

Downtown Lihue Events Schedule Hosted on Kress Street right next to the Kauai Palms Hotel - downtown Lihue offers free events that display local artists mural work and live music performances every Friday. On 2nd Saturdays they host a night market with food trucks and...

Lihue Restaurants

Multi-cultural cuisine is available within walking distance of the Kauai Palms Hotel.  Have lunch at Hamura’s Saimin, a local icon established in 1951 featuring Japanese Noodles, just a short walk around the corner. The Garden Island Barbecue and Chinese, a local...

Lihue Shopping

If shopping is your favorite pastime, the Kauai Palms Hotel puts you within minutes of the Harbor Mall, Anchor Cove Shopping Center and the Kalapaki Marketplace.  Kukui Grove Shopping Center is located about 10 minutes from the hotel and features Macy’s, Surf Shops,...

Nawiliwili & Kalapaki

Things to do Just a few minutes from the Kauai Palms Hotel is the visitor destination of Nawiliwili and Kalapaki Bay.  Enjoy a trip to see the Menehune Fish Ponds or enjoy the white sands of Kalapaki beach – perfect for swimming, sunning and beach combing.   Kauai...

Kauai Beaches

Kauai is known for its large selection of sprawling white-sand beaches.  We invite you to use the following resources to keep you safe while you enjoy exploring Kauai’s beaches.  Visit the Kauai Beach Explorer for comprehensive information on Kauai’s beaches. Below is...

Kauai History & Culture

Lihue, Kauai’s county seat is the center for business and transportation and the location of the Kauai Museum. You may want to take some time to explore the Kauai Museum and tour extensive exhibits of Hawaiiana along with memorabilia from the sugar plantation era....
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Welcomes You with Aloha!

Comfort, convenience and Aloha style at an affordable price.
Spend your vacation budget having fun!

Experience a free cultural and historical presentation of Kaua'i with General Manager Ron during your stay at the Kauai Palms Hotel.  Plus receive a free memento (while supplies last).