Ko`a Kea Hotel & Resort – Kaui

Unwind along the golden beaches of Poipu at Ko`a Kea Hotel & Resort, an upscale 121-room boutique oceanfront property named the #1 resort in Kauai by Travel + Leisure. This intimate and romantic Hawaiian resort offers the island’s closest hotel accommodations to the water, paired with luxurious amenities. A serene saltwater pool area, oceanfront spa cabana offering indigenous services, and Red Salt restaurant, beloved by visitors and locals alike, are all complemented by award-winning service that is both highly personalized and personable.

Located on the south shore of Kauai, Hawaii’s “Garden Isle”, the surrounding area enjoys year-long, gorgeous sunny weather ideal for outdoor activities. Just steps beyond the patios of oceanfront guest rooms is Poipu Beach, one of Kauai’s most swimmable beaches, popular for snorkeling, kayaking, surfing, and other water sports. An on-site beach activity center provides equipment rentals, lessons, and local recommendations with ease. Nearby, hike ocean cliff-top trails, explore charming Old Koloa Town, tee off at Kauai’s best golf courses, or visit spectacular natural sites at Spouting Horn and the National Tropical Botanical Garden. Any time of year, stay golden at Ko`a Kea Hotel & Resort.

Accommodations :

Ko`a Kea Resort has 121 guestrooms and suites, all designed for the ultimate luxury experience. Each guestroom features refreshing colors and modern furniture inspired by the sea and designed to highlight the remarkable island of Kauai and Poipu Beach. Windows are draped in sheer fabric, highlighting the incredible views and allowing the sun and sea breeze to become a part of the in-room experience.The most romantic of Kauai hotels, Ko`a Kea features oceanfront guest rooms with unobstructed views of Poipu Beach. This includes our Oceanfront, Deluxe Oceanfront, and One Bedroom Oceanfront Suite. Other options include Partial Ocean View, Garden View, and One Bedroom Ocean View Suites.

Guest Rooms :


The Garden View guestrooms offer the island feel with stunning views of our botanical gardens and native plants.


Our Partial Ocean View guestrooms give you that sneak peek look of the beautiful Poipu Beach every morning and evening from the comfort of your room.


Go to sleep to the sounds of the waves crashing onto Poipu Beach and enjoy breakfast looking out at the majestic sea.


Our Oceanfront guestrooms offer the ultimate getaway experience with unobstructed ocean views infusing the island feel into every moment of your stay at Ko`a Kea Resort.


Our gorgeous Oceanfront guestroom, with a few extra luxuries thrown in to ensure your state of pure bliss.

Luxury Suites :


With a daily taste of the beautiful Pacific Ocean and the added amenities of a suite, our Ocean View Suite is both luscious and spacious.


With our most lavish option, guests enjoy all the luxurious amenities of a suite plus stunning unobstructed ocean views with the Oceanfront Suite.

Other Room Types :


Connecting Room Types:
• Garden View Double & Garden View King
• 2 Partial Ocean View Kings
• Partial Ocean View Double & Partial Ocean View King
• Partial Ocean View King & Ocean View King
• 2 Ocean View Kings
• Oceanfront King & Oceanfront Deluxe King
• Oceanfront Double & Oceanfront King Suite
• Oceanfront King & Oceanfront King Suite

Golf :

Poipu Bay Resort Golf Course was the home of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf from 1994 – 2006.  The course has won numerous awards and is consistently rated among the top golf courses in Hawaii and the U.S.
This outstanding course is backed by lush emerald mountains and sculpted from a rolling plateau eight stories above the Pacific Ocean. Nestled among the gentle contours of Poipu Bay you’ll discover the remains of Hawaiian heiau (places of worship) and ancient stone walls. You also may even see rare Hawaiian Monk Seals, native Nene Geese, Green Sea Turtles or Humpback Whales. Whichever it may be you’ll have plenty of good excuses to back your scorecard, as sometimes even the most focused golfer can be challenged by the breathtaking views this course has to offer.
This links style layout designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. can play over 7000 yards long. The ocean comes into play on holes 15-17, a beautiful venue for golfers of all abilities. A unique and unforgettable golf experience awaits you at beautiful Poipu Bay Resort.

 Spa :

With a focus on natural and indigenous ingredients, our luxurious spa offers a variety of treatments dedicated to easing stress and restoring that state of pure bliss. Featuring five treatment rooms, including a romantic couples suite, The Spa at Ko`a Kea Resort provides a rejuvenating setting to complement the island’s abundance of outdoor activities.

Drawing inspiration from the natural landscape of Hawaii to create a peaceful and calming sanctuary, our spa offers a variety of relaxing massages, wraps, and facials. Our services are available inside the spa, delivered oceanside, or as in-suite massages. Given the important role of water therapies in Hawaiian healing practices, guests can also enjoy a pampering bathing experience that includes natural ingredients, such as cleansing Awapuhi Root and moisturizing Kukui and Coconut Oils.

Resort Activities :

• Golf
• Snorkeling
• Surfing
• Swimming
• Scuba Diving
• Zip Lining
• Biking
• Hiking
• Sailing
• Horseback riding

Video of Resort