Kauai Links and More Information

Personal Chefs

  • Ono Kauai Kuki (Baked goods & Pizza) 808-821-0600
  • Salt, Pepper & Love – Kevin Boyette 808 651-0883
  • The Caviar Chef – Sabrina Sutherland 808 652-3976
  • Nick Crane 808 346-1081
  • Icing on the Cake (baked goods) 808 823-1210 www.icingonthecakekauai.com

Babysitting Services & Rental Equipment

  • Babysitters of Kauai – Pat McGary 808 632-2252
  • Ready Rentals 800 599-8008 or 808 823-8008 www.readyrentals.com

Beach Equipment Rentals

  • Pedal & Paddle – Hanalei 808 826-9069

Botanical Gardens

  • Limahuli Gardens – Haena 808 826-1053
  • McBryde & Allerton Gardens – Poipu 808 742-2623
  • Na’Aina KaiGardens – Kilauea 808 828-0525

Hiking/Camping Information/Permits

  • Division of Park & Recreation 808-241-6660
  • Division of State Parks 808-274-3444

Golf Courses

  • Prince Course (Princeville) 808-826-5001
  • Makai Course (Princeville) 808-826-3581
  • Wailua Golf Course (Kapaa) 808-241-6666
  • Kauai Lagoons Golf Club (Lihue) 808-241-6000
  • Pua Kea Course (Lihue) 808-245-8756
  • Poipu Bay Course (Poipu) 808-742-8711
  • Kiahuna Course (Poipu) 808-742-9595

Car Rentals

Airlines

Kaua’i Farmer’s Markets

  • Koloa: Monday, 12:00 PM Koloa BallPark
  • Lihue : Monday, 3:00 PM Kukui Grove parking lot Or Friday, 3:00 PM Vidinha Stadium parking lot
  • Hanalei: Tuesday, 2:00-4:00 PM Hawaiian Farmers Market, Waipa
  • Kapa’a: Wednesday, 3:00 PM Kapa’a New TownPark
  • Kilauea: Thursday, 4:30 PM Kilauea NeighborhoodCenter Or Saturday, 11:30 AM Kilauea PlantationCenter
  • Hanapepe: Thursday, 3:00 PM Hanapepe TownPark (behind fire station)
  • Kekaha: Saturday, 9:00 AM Kekaha NeighborhoodCenter

Grocery Stores

  • Times Market – in Lihue (KukuiGroveCenter, on the way from the airport) large store similar to
  • Albertsons/Safeway
  • Big Save Market –when you pass through the “tree tunnel” turn left.
  • Sueokas and KuKui’Ula Markets – smaller, family-run store, Sueokas is at the end of “tree tunnel” and KuKui’Ula is on Poipu Road
  • Safeway and Papaya’s – north, in Kapa’a Town
  • Wal-Mart and K-Mart – prices are a little better on some staple foods at these discount stores
  • Farmer’s Market – (also called “Sunshine Markets”) – different locations daily, Monday is in OldKoloaTown

Restaurants

  • Merriman’s Restaurant in Poipu at Kukui’ula Shopping Center up stairs 808-742-8385
  • Merriman’s Market Cafe (Downstairs), Poipu – Restaurant 808-742-2856
  • Josselin’s Tapas Bar & Grill, Poipu – Restaurant at Kukui’ula Shopping Center up stairs 808-742-7117
  • Marriot’s Waiohai Club/ Kiawe Gill – nice open air bar right by the beach, serves lunch and beverages, Poipu. 808.742.4400
  • Pizzettas – Pizza, pastas, etc… Great food, reasonable prices, family friendly – located in OldKoloaTown. www.pizzettarestaurant.com 808.742.8881
  • PoipuBeach Broiler – (on Poipu Road ) Salad bar, very inexpensive and good food, close to condo. www.pbbroiler.com 808.742.6433
  • Joe’s on the Green – (just off Poipu Road, enter as if going to Poipu Shopping Village, go straight, pass stores, toward Kiahuna Golf Course) good for breakfast, lunch or cocktails and tapas, also serve a delicious dinner (Wednesday/Thursday only). 808.742.9696
  • Casablanca – (off Poipu Road at Kiahuna Beach Club) new open-air café, great for breakfast, lunch or cocktails and tapas. 808.742.2929
  • Keoki’s Paradise – (PiopuVillage) really good fish, fun atmosphere. www.keokisparadise.com 808.742.7534
  • Tidepools – (in the Hyatt, Poipu) good food, service and ambiance (not inexpensive) 808.742.1234
  • Brennecke’s – (PoipuBeach) excellent lobster tails here, broiled on the grill. www.brenneckes.com 808.742.7588
  • PlantationGarden – (Poipu) seafood and steak, very good, reasonable prices, beautiful orchid gardens 808.742.2216
  • Roy’s – (PoipuShoppingVillage) good food, great service, not inexpensive. www.roysrestaurant.com 808.742.5000
  • Beach House – (right next to KuhioShores) beautiful sunset view, good food, expensive www.the-beach-house.com 808.742.1424
  • Brick Oven – (Kalaheo) delicious pizza. 808.332.8561
  • Casa di Amici – Italian, right by Poipu Beach 808.742.1555
  • Lappert’s – great ice cream
  • Sheraton – many different restaurants. www.sheraton-kauai.com 808.742.1661

Activities

  • Activity centers in PoipuVillage, KoloaTown, Lihue and Kapa’a. At these small booths, you can make reservations for a number of activities, usually at a discount, often 2 for 1
  • Napali Coast Tour, Snorkeling and Sunset Tour- Holo Holo and Captain Andy’s
  • Hula Shows – twice a week at PoipuVillageShopping Center, also at KuhuiCenter (Lihue)
  • Poipu Beach Park – (across the street from Brennecke’s Restaurant) excellent snorkeling, diving swimming
  • Sheraton Hotel Beach – (Poipu) beautiful beach, clear water and light waves
  • Shipwrecks Beach – heavy surfing and big waves, some surfing and boogie boarding
  • Barking Sands Beach – swimming, surfing, boogie boarding
  • Waimea Canyon – the “Grand Canyon” of the pacific
  • Kokee State Park – beautiful hiking trails, rivers and waterfalls
  • Botanical Gardens – near Spouting Horn, beautiful!

Shopping

  • Poipu Village Shopping Center
  • Island House & Home (Lihue)
  • Kukui Grove Shopping Mall – (Lihue) near the airport
  • Coconut Market Place – (Kapa’a) shopping and restaurants
  • Hawaiian Trading Post – (Don Cope) good place to buy jewelry, down Route 50 toward Kalaheo.
  • Khan Gallery – (Poipu Shopping Village and OldKoloaTown)
  • Kilohana Plantation – gallery, shops, restaurants, beautiful garden setting