BambuHale Sun, Fun, Stay, Play

Other - Entire home/apt · Aleka Loop, Kapaa, HI 96746, United States

Yards from the ocean, easy access to the bike/walking bath, great shopping, groceries and more! Waterfalls only a few miles away, kayaking and fishing, just to name a few activities just minutes from your door.

Your host, Valerie
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Yards from the ocean, easy access to the bike/walking bath, great shopping, groceries and more! Waterfalls only a few miles away, kayaking and fishing, just to name a few activities just minutes from your door.

The Space

It's all about the location at BambuHale. Walk 150 yds to the beach, to restaurants, to world class spas, shopping and farmers market. Our spacious accomodations were decorated by Bambulei giving this one bedroom a retro vintage feel of a home by the beach. There is a full kitchen with all the amenities you need. Extra large beach towels and beach chairs are provided just for you. You can choose to swim in any of the three pools located within the property or just relax in the whirlpool spa. Play shuffleboard or ride bikes on miles of ocean front paths. Wifi is available and complimentary, flat screen TV, and iphone/ipod base station stereo.

Public transportation is nearby (Kauai Bus), Bike/walking path is just as close. Concierge at the check-in office are available to help you plan your activities or just make reservations, or recommend favorite restaurants.

Guest Access

Guests have access to 3 pools, jacuzzi & barbecues. Concierge desk is also available, great shopping, dining and groceries are all within walking distance. Of course the beautiful Pacific Ocean is 200 yards away as well as a beach bike/walking path that goes for miles in either direction.

Interaction with Guests

This is a private vacation rental that is partially managed by the staff at the Plantation Hale. They will give you your key and direct you to BambuHale. They can also help you with booking any special activities you would like to do or offer restaurant suggestions.

The Neighborhood

Great for walking during the day or night. It's in a beautiful area since the ocean is right there you can walk along the beach or take the bike path and explore till your hearts content.

Getting around

Bus stops are located close by and the onsite concierge can give you directions, call a taxi or rental car company for you if needed.

Other Things to Note

Portable crib is available in BambuHale as well as a portable cooler for the beach and picnics. There is a small fishing rod/reel and a small box of lures if you want to try your luck at fishing! Plenty of extra linens and bath and beach towels. The laundry room is a few yards away from the front door and laundry detergent is provided for you.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $750 /week
Monthly Price: $2800 /month
Security Deposit: $200
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Cancellation: Strict
Overall Guest Satisfaction
Check In
  • I've stayed in BambuHale for 9 days in the beginning of May 2014. Location is great since the place is 15 minutes away from Lihue airport and 1.5 hour away from any any distant point either on the west or central side of the island. Apartment was clean and has everything we need for us and our baby. Checking in was easy. Valerie was very kind to let us in before check-in hour.

    There is a beach 2 minutes away where you can take wonderful pictures of sunrise. Also there are many great places to eat in the walk distance from the apartment complex.

    May 2014
  • Stayed here in april. Place was very clean. Check in was easy. Good hub to go all over the island. The coconut marketplace next door is being renovated- so not much there. Wahooo restaurant was delicious down the street. Check in gave us a foodland card that gives you 10% off groceries- wish we would have checked in first. There are beach towels and snorkels and even an ice chest (we used for drinks when driving around). Full kitchen- everything you need. Plenty of towels. iPhone 5 docking station which was very nice. Overall great stay to explore kauai. Would stay again!

    April 2014
  • Thanks so much for sharing your cute kauai condo with us! We had a really great time. My only complaint is that it was too time I'm staying for a month! The location was great and Valerie was very helpful and always called me back right away. This was my first airbnb experience and it couldn't have been better!

    April 2014
  • Great place! We had everything we needed during our stay: comfy bed, well-stocked kitchen, and a nicely decorated condo. The place is very close to the beach and walkable to several restaurants, which was nice for days where we didn't feel like driving somewhere. One thing I would recommend is to request a room on the beach side. Our room was on the road side of the property and we could consistently hear traffic.

    March 2014
  • Perfect and fully furnished condo! Easy check-in an check-out at the concierge.
    The place is very comfortable e iper furnished: think of one thing that you might need? there is!!!
    It's perfect to explore Kauai due to it's central position and, because there's everything you could need, you have only to focus on the trails and the places you want to visit.
    I recommend it to all.

    January 2014
  • The suite we rented suited our needs. The area is conveniently located on the island of Kauai in the city of Kapaa. The beach was about a 3 minute walk away. There are a couple grocery stores very close by as well as restaurants. The suite itself had convenient amenities. We used the kitchen which had everything we needed to prepare meals. My only suggestion would be directed at the owners of the resort and that would be to upgrade the internet. It was slower than I would have expected. If this does not bother you though, then you should be fine booking BambuHale. Thank you!

    January 2014
  • My husband, infant son, and I truly enjoyed our stay at BambuHale!

    It is in a great location close to the Coconut Market (which is currently undergoing major renovations and turnover so many shops are closed). There is a great farmers' market on Tuesday and Thursday mornings where you can buy delicious fresh fruit. It is also a short drive to many other places to eat and shop in either direction. As a family with a baby, we loved being so close to Lydgate Park, a family friendly beach with a great playground. We also took advantage of renting bikes and completing the 4.5 mile beach ride where we saw whales and dolphins.

    The condo was nicely decorated with a relaxed beach theme. It had all of the amenities you could need and a great kitchen in which to cook. It was easy to make it baby-friendly, too.

    Thank you for sharing your condo with us Valerie!

    January 2014
  • Aloha Valerie,

    We would like to thank you for this wonderful Kauai exeprience we could live thanks to you.

    The suite is wonderful. Bigger than on the photos. Perfect for a couple. The suite was so charming, comfy and clean (we love the tropical blue color).
    You will find all the accessories you'll need to cook, wash, snorkel, sunbath, eat, watch a blueray.

    The hotel complex in which the suite is remain a good point because you will be able to have access to the swiming pool, etc.

    Location is perfect. Can walk to the beach and to the coconut market.

    Hopefully, we will come back. From Paris, France it is a bit far but we never know.

    Mahalo Valerie!!

    December 2013
  • The suite was spacious, spotless and really well equipped and decorated. Communication with Valerie worked perfectly, although we didn't meet in person.

    The only thing that should be communicated more clearly is that this is actually a condo in a largish condo complex, which is something I'm not really that fond of.

    December 2013
  • Valeries BambuHale was perfect for us! The studio offers more than enough space and is very well equipped. Especially the kitchen. Quick check in and great communication with Valerie. We would definitely stay here again.

    December 2013
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I live and work in Kapaa on the East Side of the island of Kauai. I hope you enjoy BambuHale as much as I enjoyed decorating it! The decor is a fun mix of vintage and new with many of the items found at Bambulei.
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