With miles of stunning white sand beaches on Kauai, it only makes sense that you’d make the most of your beach vacation by selecting a property situated right on the ocean. Wake and sleep to the sights and sounds of the sea from Islander on the Beach, an oceanfront boutique property with rentals in Kauai situated along the island’s east coast!
Known as the Coconut Coast for its large groves of towering coconut trees, Kauai’s east coast offers access to beautiful beaches, shops, restaurants, an oceanfront multi-use path, and convenient access to the airport. And with a central location between the north and south shores, it’s easy to enjoy day trips to some of the sights found elsewhere on the island. Enjoy all the Garden Island has to offer from Islander on the Beach, where oceanfront living is at its finest!
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Features of Our Rentals in Kauai at Islander on the Beach
Wake each morning with tropical sunshine streaming through your window and the sight of the impossibly blue Pacific welcoming you through the large glass doors in your Islander on the Beach accommodations. With the majority of our Islander on the Beach condos boasting oceanfront locations, the view is likely the first feature you’ll notice when stepping inside your home away from home on Kauai’s east coast!
The spaces at Islander on the Beach have been completed in light and bright colors, creating a tropical and airy feel. The majority of these are studios, with plenty of space for both a plush king bed and living area complete with a sofa sleeper. The private bathroom offers plenty of counterspace for getting ready in the mornings, along with high quality towels.
A bonus feature in these Islander on the Beach accommodations is the kitchenette, which makes simple meals and snacks easier to enjoy throughout your stay. Most kitchenettes are outfitted with useful items such as a mini fridge, microwave, toaster oven, Keurig coffee maker, and Bullet blender. Enjoy fresh fruit and a smoothie from the comfort of your vacation rental before you venture out for the day, settling in to the table for two situated near the glass doors overlooking the ocean.
Slipping outside, you’ll discover an additional outdoor living space that just may become your favorite. The private covered lanai offers an additional table for two. Overlooking spectacular ocean views, this is an ideal locale for sipping coffee in the morning or breezing through your latest read. Put your feet up, relax, and enjoy the slow-paced life of the island as the waves roll in!
Islander on the Beach Amenities
This beautifully landscaped property boasts an assortment of amenities that will make your Kauai vacation even better. Spend the day soaking up the sun by the oceanfront pool or enjoying the views from the poolside thatched hut cabana. With BBQ grills and a tiki bar adjacent, it’s easy to make a day of it. A hot tub is also located on the oceanfront near the pool, perfect for ending the day with a soothing soak.
The grounds of Islander on the Beach are well-maintained, complete with native tropical plants and palms. A paved path that stretches for miles along the oceanfront, the Ke Ala Hele Makalae Path, passes right by the property. This award-winning path is ideal for getting in a walk, jog, or bike ride, all while enjoying stunning views of the ocean, beaches, and tidepools along the way. And when you’re ready to shop, dine, or participate in the many activities available on Kauai, many are just a short walk away!
Things to Do Nearby
Basing your stay in the town of Kapa’a means you’ll have easy access to some of the best shopping and dining options on the island. Between the Ke Ala Hele Makalae Path and the sidewalks that line the town’s main thoroughfare, Kapa’a is a great home base for walking to a variety of destinations. Coconut Market Place is just steps away, as is the famous Hukilau Lanai and Lava Lava. Coconut Marketplace is one of Kauai’s open-air shopping malls which offers shopping and dining. Among its shops you’ll find a variety of boutiques, art galleries, surf shops, and gift items. After shopping, enjoy a bite to eat at Coconut Thai Cuisine, and then treat yourself to shave ice, Hawaii’s favorite sweet treat!
The east coast is also home to numerous white sand beaches, including favorites such as Kealia, Lydgate, and Kalapaki. Kealia Beach is a favorite for swimming and boogie boarding, while Lydgate offers swimming and snorkeling in calm conditions that are perfect for families. Kalapaki Beach has rental gear and a surf school right on site, making it a convenient option for those who want to delve into water activities. And with Kauai being such a small island, an east coast location makes excursions to the north and south shores easy day trips!
Islander on the Beach sits just north of where the Wailua River empties into the Pacific. The Wailua River is the only navigable river in the state, and boat tours or kayak excursions can be enjoyed upriver to enjoy the rainforests that make up a portion of the island’s interior. Paddle on your own accord aboard a kayak or stand up paddle board or relax aboard a motorized boat offered by Smith’s. Smith’s is also known for their excellent luau. With food and dance making up the heart of a luau, you’ll enjoy the chance to try many traditional Hawaiian dishes and experience the rich storytelling art of hula.
Islander on the Beach is also located near one of the island’s most accessible and spectacular waterfalls. Wailua Falls is one of the island’s most stunning waterfalls and is located just a short drive away! This breathtaking waterfall falls in two parallel twin falls into a pool below. When the sunlight is just right, a rainbow can often be seen at the base of the falls so that you’re looking down on it from the viewing platform. Unlike many of Kauai’s waterfalls which require a difficult hike to reach. There is a small parking lot near the falls with a viewing platform near the water’s peak. Soak in the beauty of this spectacular Hawaii waterfall from the island’s east coast!
Kauai Day Trips
With enough time in the itinerary, exploring further afield becomes an easy option. In case you haven’t planned to spend much time on the Islands, click here to see our short term rentals in Kauai, Hawaii! Thanks to Kauai’s relatively small size, it’s easy to plan day trips to other areas of the island from the east coast. Consider visiting some of these most popular sites on Kauai!
Nicknamed the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, Waimea Canyon’s red cliffs come as a surprise within the rest of the island’s lush environment. This area can be reached from Kauai’s west side town of Waimea. Heading up the mountain, this scenic drive offers viewpoints along the way to pull over and admire the views. Catch sight of the dramatic Waipo’o Falls across the canyon and of the Waimea River carving its way through the valley below. In both Waimea Canyon and in Koke’e State Park, there are an abundance of hiking trails to explore.
Hanalei Bay is a deep bay notched out of the island’s north shore. This is a great spot for beginners to take a surf lesson or for families to spend a day at the beach. Be sure to visit the pier at the east end of the beach for postcard perfect views.
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