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Canal Cottage A: River Views, SUP's, Kayaks, Bikes

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Canal Cottage A: River Views, SUP's, Kayaks, Bikes

2 guests
1 bedroom
0 beds
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
0 beds
1 bath
Paul is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean6 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience91% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Fern Grotto Inn is the perfect home base for exploring Kauai. It is centrally located in Kapaa, on the banks of the Wailua River, and only a block from the beach. You can paddle the Wailua River with our kayaks and SUP's or take our bikes for a spin on the bike path.

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Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM


11 Reviews

Steven User Profile
November 2018
The most thoughtful touches of any AirBnb I've ever experienced. Small, but accommodating space. Use of kayaks and SUPs, along with other beach gear, is awesome. As is the fact that there are a number of productive fruit trees on site.
Daniela User Profile
October 2018
We loved this place! When we travel we are often just looking for a safe and clean place to sleep and shower. This place is not just a place to crash, it’s an experience! There was a lot of attention to detail left with a lot of little treats left for us(I won’t ruin your experie…
Io User Profile
September 2018
Paul is the best host you could ask for, and the Fern Grotto Inn is the best space you could ask for! They have every amenity you can think of -- kayaks, paddleboards, water bottles, coolers, beach mats, snorkels, flippers, and more! We only ran into Paul a couple times but he ga…
Isaac User Profile
September 2018
We will be staying here next time we go to Kauai We loved using the kayaks, paddle boards and bikes. They were super easy to access whenever we wanted. We would have easily spent over $250 renting all of this stuff during our trip but since we were staying here, it was all free …
Katherine User Profile
July 2018
Great accommodation. Very comfortable. Didn't love the location, was on a very busy road and needed a car to get anywhere/everywhere. We attempted to walk to Kapaa town and almost got hit by the oncoming traffic.
Michael User Profile
July 2018
Where to begin... I can't say enough good things about the Fern Grotto Inn! First, Paul is an awesome host. He makes a personal connection with his guests, and I found his local island tips to be helpful for on-the-fly plans. He provides useful amenities like kayaks, snorkels, …
Ella User Profile
June 2018
We absolutely loved our stay! The cottage had everything we needed and more. Paul really put a great deal of thought into making guests feel comfortable. A truly great experience!

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Kapaa, Hawaii, United StatesJoined in April 2012
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87 Reviews
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