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23 Reviews
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Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights


Photos and Description of this holiday studio in Kapaa - Kapaa Sands Direct Ocean Front

Location Location Location.. You Can Not Beat This Location. Kapaa Sands!

Centrally located on east coast of Kauai, commonly known as the Royal Coconut Coast. If you have found this property you have found a Jewel. No other coastline provides you with central access to both north and south shores; no other coastline provides you the famous kauai coastal bike path to deserted white sand beaches. Kapa'a Sands is one of the most sought after destination points due to its island access and uniqueness. No Parking fees, no wifi fees, no resort fees, and no amenity fees. This is a small boutique property that is preserved in the 'old Hawaiian charm' and is the closest property to waters edge.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Dennis & Christine Vogel
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Polish, Hungarian, Finnish, Turkish, Mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
23 October, 2016
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About Dennis & Christine Vogel

My wife Christine and I came to Kauai and immediately fell in love with this place. We are so excited to have been given the opportunity to own and share it as a vacation rental with you!

Dennis & Christine Vogel purchased this studio in 2014

Why Dennis & Christine Vogel chose Kauai

After touring the island and then walking and biking along the coconut coast, It became very apparent to us that this location offered a unique opportunity to experience 'old Hawaii' the way it used to be. Other places are quite nice but none have the 'end of the road' feeling of peaceful seclusion and being lost in paradise.

What makes this studio unique

Built on the historical site of an old Shinto temple where mountains, gardens, rivers and ocean meet have made this the best location on island.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Charming little condo. Our stay was better than we could have imagined. Perfect location on the beach with all the amenities we needed. The studio was the perfect amount of room for my boyfriend and I- more spacious than we expected and adorably decorated. We fell in love with the island and will definitely be back to Kapa'a. There was so much to do in town and beautiful sights all around the island were just a quick car ride away. Didn't want to leave!
Feb 2015
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based on 23 holidaymaker reviews

average rating of 4.9565215 based on 25 reviews

Beautiful View!

  • 5 of 5

This studio was perfect for my husband and I. It had all the necessities we needed for cooking. The view was stunning. The property was very clean and quiet. The pool was never crowded. No problem finding parking. We loved it!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gem Romantic Cozy Paradise

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I just spent 12 nights here and nearly cried when we had to leave. We reserved to celebrate our 30 Anniversary. To start off with the photos and other reviews were very accurate and we could not have been more pleased. The owners were very quick to respond during reservations and all arrangements were well planned and made our arrival a snap.

As far as the unit goes it is located upstairs (stairs only) right over the ocean. The space is small but with two adults it was perfect. The kitchen had everything we could have needed. ( we did leave behind a pair of martini glasses please enjoy we did😀). We did use the kitchen frequently because we enjoyed the best part of the condo every night... The balcony here has the most amazing view one could imagine. It is unobstructed looking straight out into the ocean for miles. The roar of the waves is constant and loud like others have said. We loved the noise and miss it now.

The location of the condo in Kapaa turned out to be great. It allowed easy access to anywhere with ease. We spent most of our time going north to Hanalei which took 30-40 minutes but is the most beautiful drive on the island. The condo complex was so quite, quaint and clean. The pool area was ours to enjoy we went every night and never saw one person very nice.

On the balcony was snorkel equipment, two great Tommy Bahama chairs very nice at the beach, boogie boards, small table with chairs, A chaise lounge, beach umbrella, clothes line.....everything you would need at the beach or any outings. PS in kitchen cabinet two ice chests.

Not wanting to screw up my 30 Anniversary I was very pleased with all of it and so was my wife. Thank you Christine & Dennis

My last words will be that we live in the Los Angeles area so we are used to hot weather and AC. This unit as most in Kauai do not have AC this may be an issue for some. We dealt with it but during July it was very warm day and night. This is not a complaint but a review.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Aloha John! Thank you for the great review. Please reach out to us at vogelvacations at G....for your next Kauai vacation. Mahalo Dennis and Christine
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Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here last week and had the most wonderful experience. We usually stay at resorts, but we wanted to save money and found this condo. The price was great, especially for an oceanfront condo. The size of the condo was perfect for the two of us and the condo was decorated very nicely and very clean. There is no AC, which I was worried about, but it was never an issue when we slept. We loved sleeping with the windows open every night. The first night the noise of the waves crashing made it hard for me to sleep, but I got used to it and loved hearing the noise. The view was stunning and I would purposely wake up around 5:30 AM just to catch the sunrise every day. The area was nice and quiet and we saw a few people, but it definitely was not the overcrowded resort feel.

As for location, this condo is perfect. We love to explore the entire island whenever we visit Hawaii, and since this was our first time to visit Kauai, we knew we would be going all over. Staying in Kapa'a was very central and had tons of great restaurants, shops, and coffee close by. Our drives to Waimea and Hanalei were never too long from this location either. We LOVED Kauai and will definitely be back and will make sure we book this condo again. We wish we could just live in it forever! Thank you Dennis and Christine for the perfect home away from home. :)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for two!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the first half of our week long trip, the only mistake was not staying here the whole time, we loved it. Perfect space for two! The balcony is great, the breeze is always flowing and sleeping to the sounds of the ocean was amazing! The beach out front is great for soaking in tide pools (not really a swimming beach) after a hike or long day at one of the many beaches on the island. The kitchen offers everything you could ask for including a large fridge to store everything. Local restaurants are within walking range, and our favorite north shore and south shore beaches are within 35 minutes so you are perfectly centered. Thanks so much for having us, we already want to come back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We came here for the first leg of our honeymoon and couldn't be more happy we did. Being in the location it is, it was so easy to get to hiking trails, places to eat and grocery stores. Yet, we felt secluded. We went to the pool each day and literally had it to ourselves everyday for hours. We even did our laundry while at the pool our last day- which was so helpful! The beach right in front of the condo is breathtaking and enjoyable to walk around and check out. Having chairs at the condo also was a plus! We're so happy to have found this place!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful property and location

  • 4 of 5

Everything was as expected. Very clean, bright and right next to the ocean. We enjoyed many hours on the lanai watching the waves and kids playing in the tidal pools. Really appreciated the cooler bags and beach chairs, they were perfect for our beach trips. Umbrella turned out to be broken when we opened it on the second last day, but no issue we were always able to find some shade under a tree. The trade winds made sleeping easy as there was always a nice breeze to keep things cool. Having the cars parking out by the street was perfect, kept it nice and quiet in the unit. Highly recommended, very nice.


  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7.7 Miles
LIHUE Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
Trees Lounge and Tiki Hut
Nearest Beach
Car: recommended

This is an amazing location in which you are walking distance to just about anything and everything you need. There is a reason they call this the royal coconut coast!!!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday studio in Kapaa, Kauai

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
23 Dec 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Check out Cleaning fee £70
Reservation (CC) Fee £32
Tax Rate 13.42%

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Kapaa in Hawaii

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 380 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • resort ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • New tiled shower with new appliances
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • KING Size bed with new PLUSH mattress to stretch out in while you listen to the surf.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Shopping and resturants are all within walking distance. Watch turtles and whales right from your chaise lounge on your private lanai. Bike and Kayak rentals all withing walking distance.

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