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Lae Nani Beautiful Oceanfront Condo 2BR/2BA

33 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Kapaa - Lae Nani

2 Bedroom/ 2 Bath Condominium; sleeps five

This two bedroom, two bath condo is located in the stunning oceanfront Lae Nani Resort on Kauai's East Shore. It is a second floor end unit featuring a large covered lanai, perfect for outdoor dining, with unobstructed views of the ocean and Wailua Bay.

Lae Nani is a gated oceanfront condominium complex, roughly seven miles north of the Lihue Airport and a quarter mile north of the mouth of the Wailua River, Kauai's largest river. It's centrally located in the town of Kapa'a for easy access to all areas of the island.

The resort is exquisitely landscaped with lush tropical vegetation and offers a large oceanfront pool and patio, with Weber gas BBQs available for guests. There is also an on site coin-op laundry close to the unit.

Lae Nani is one of several condominium complexes on Papaloa Road, which runs from the north side of the Wailua River to the Coconut Marketplace shopping center. Unique to Lae Nani, however, is a beautiful white sand beach, popular with locals, guests and tourists alike. Constructed many years ago on this beach, a keiki pond (a three-sided black lava rock breakwater) creates a protected pool that is shallower, warmer and calmer than the surrounding ocean.

The condo has just been renovated. The kitchen features brand new granite countertops, cabinets and appliances. There is a four-burner glass top range, large stainless steel refrigerator, stainless dishwasher and a built-in microwave. We have all the pans and kitchen supplies to cook a gourmet feast.

The two bathrooms have also been remodeled, with custom walk-in showers, beautiful tilework and vanities with granite tops. Bamboo floors throughout the unit provide a cool, clean look.

The master bedroom has a new king size bed and attached bath. The second bedroom has two new twin XL beds and attached bathroom. For a small fee, we can put the twin beds together to make a second king size bed.

There are an assortment of beach toys for guests to use including beach chairs, boogie boards, a selection of snorkel masks, and sand toys for children to play with at our protected Keiki pond.

The Coconut Marketplace is an easy walk away and has many shops that cater to tourists. Kapa'a town is about a mile north of Lae Nani with bicycle, snorkel and beach gear rental, grocery stores (Safeway and Foodland), drug stores, banks, restaurants and farmer's markets. Rent bikes in town and take them onto the new bike path that begins in Kapa`a town and winds north along the ocean for many miles.

Kauai is a small enough island that most visitors want to explore it all, from Waimea Canyon and Koke`e State Park on the West Side, to Hanalei town and the tropical lagoon at Ke`e beach in the North. Lae Nani is conveniently located about halfway between these two road's-end points. We think you'll love exploring the beaches, towns, rivers, falls, jungles and attractions Kauai has to offer, and returning each night to the beautiful and tranquil Lae Nani Resort.

Keywords: Lae Nani Kauai Condo

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  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Carol Pepitone
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
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About Carol Pepitone

Our family members never stop circulating between Santa Barbara and the front range of Colorado, but one thing we all agree on is our love for the Coconut Coast of Kauai. Much more than the tourist enclaves on the North and South Shores, Kapaa is where people live, work, shop, cook, and enjoy each other's company and the pleasures of life.

Carol Pepitone purchased this condo in 2000

Why Carol Pepitone chose Kauai

After many trips to Kauai, and an ever-expanding circle of island friends, we wanted a place of our own where we could relax, spend more time with our ohana and enjoy the beauty, wonder and natural bounty Kauai has to offer.

What makes this condo unique

When you arrive on Kauai and the cabin door opens, the first thing that hits you is the warm, humid floral scent in the air. Although you'll take it for granted and eventually stop noticing it, it's always there on Kauai. Once we get 'home' to Lae Nani, we settle into the routines that will define our days: getting together with friends and family, visiting new beaches, hiking new trails, biking the new bike path, walking to the shops and restaurants around us, shopping the farmer's markets and eating the local food. Of course we have our favorite places and you'll discover yours as well after your first trip, but don't hesitate to ask us for specifics if it's your first visit - there's no lack of good things to do, see and eat on Kauai.


based on 33 holidaymaker reviews

Lae Nani Beautiful Oceanfront Condo 2BR/2BA
average rating of 4.848485 based on 33 reviews

Vacation at Lae Nani Oceanfront Condo 2 br/2ba

  • 5 of 5

The condo was like home away from home. It was very clean and beautiful. I was especially happy that the beds were VERY comfortable. The view was absolutely beautiful. We could watch the waves coming in and crashing into the shore. Carol, the owner, was excellent in getting back to me with the information that I needed. The pool was very nice. It is situated in a great spot as it seemed to me we could easily get to anywhere on the island. The last day we found a great place to eat near the Safeway closest to the condo. It is a bar and grill and you could easily miss it but is worth looking for. All the business employees around it eat there. Also a place called Dukes at the Marriott has super desserts. Try the pies, yum. The Smith's liau is fab. The food is great and the show is awesome. A place called Foodland near the condo has some good prices for food especially if you give them your phone number and they put you in their system. You get a discount on food, like you get at Safeway here on the mainland. You will enjoy your stay, we did!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rockville, Maryland

Beautiful Up to Date Condo on a Stunning Property

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous visit to Kauai, and much pleasure staying at this spacious newly renovated condo. The kitchen was well stocked with all new appliances. The bathrooms had walk-in showers, and there was plenty of room. The beds were extremely comfortable. The lanai had a lovely view of the water and the lush landscaping. The beach was beautiful, private, with a sheltered play area for children. The pool is actually swimmable, and sheltered from the wind. There was enough soap and paper supplies for our two week stay. Both Foodland and Safeway are a close drive away. The Coconut Marketplace next door is dealing with some vacancy, but we took good advantage of the farmer's market held there Tuesday and Thursday mornings. The laundry was in the next building - very close. We did not eat out much, but we did enjoy the Olympic Cafe in Kapaa.

Kapaa is centrally located on the island so we made good use of our car exploring north and south. We especially enjoyed climbing the Sleeping Giant, biking the Kapaa bike path, a trip by sea to the Napali Coast, the Kauai Brewing Company, and swimming at every beach with a life guard stand.

I have very few negatives. If you find traffic noise bothersome, there is some. The units are not particularly sound proof, I think because they are mostly uncarpeted. Most people don't stay as long as we did, but I could have used more bathroom cleaning supplies.

Overall I highly recommend this lovely condo.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Can't wait to go back

  • 5 of 5

Great experience. Everything went smoothly and the condo was so clean and comfortable. Wonderful beach. Pool was perfect temperature and very nice. Worth every cent.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay! The condo is in a great location for outings to both the North and South side of the Island. The condo was very well equipped, from the kitchen to the bathrooms to the beach necessities. The grounds of the complex were beautiful and we especially enjoyed the tiki torches that are lit in the evenings. The shops in Kapaa are fun and have a more "local" feel, rather than touristy and resorty. For great coffee, JavaKai is a must!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful family Christmas in Kauai!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at this condo at Lae Nani. The grounds are beautiful, and the location is ideal - just steps away from ocean and keiki pool. We enjoyed day trips to the north and south shores of the island (loved Hanalei!) and enjoyed making this condo our homebase for 10 beautiful days. We will visit here again at the first chance we get. Thank you for sharing paradise with us!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Farmington, New Mexico

Living the Dream

  • 5 of 5

This exceptional property has recently been renovated by the owners who live here off and on throughout the year. With the ocean merely yards from the unit, views of the ocean from the lanai are fantastic. You will find remodeled kitchen and bathrooms, beautiful flooring and granite counter tops throughout. Local restaurants are easily accessable via foot or bike. Driving on Kauai is challenging so proximity to Foodland and Safeway was a bonus. Because Carol lives here she can be very insightful when it comes to local amenities. My wife and I had a fantastic stay!

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Lihue Airport
Nearest Beach
Wailua Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Lydgate Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Monicos Taqueria
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Kapaa Farmers Market

Located close to downtown Kapaa with access to shopping and restaurants. Coconut market place is across the street with local shopping, a great place to buy souvenirs and tropical clothing. Walking distance to Monico's Taqueria, Cakes by Kristen, Kintaro Japanese restaurant and Passion Bakery.Central location on the East shore of Kauai, perfect for a drive North or South to see the beautiful Garden Island.


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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
24 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
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3 Jan 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £164
Cleaning fee £106 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.25%

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Kapaa in Hawaii

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Master bath with walk in shower. Second bathroom with walk in shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , can be converted to a King size bed
  • 1 King size bed in master bedroom. 2 Twin XL or Single Beds in second bedroom; can be converted to a king for a small fee. Sleeper couch in living room can accommodate one guest.
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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