Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Cottage on the Beach

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Moanakai Beach Cottages where the sun starts its journey on the east side of Kauai. Moanakai (Hawaiian for 'on the ocean') Kapaa (Waipoli) is an old spot filled with noticeable local culture. If you are interested in being a distance away from the typical tourest notion, consider Moanakai Beach Cottages as an option.

We are a short walk from bike, snorkel and kayak shops. Nearby are supermarkets, health food stores and excellent restaurants. Moanakai is a quiet comfortable beach cottage catering to those who care for a clean, relaxing base after a spectacular day of exploring our Island. The kitchen is equipped for anyone who has a sense for preparing a great meal.

The cottage property line is located five steps from the beach. Enjoy a fully furnished two bedroom cottage with all the comforts needed to please any soul after an adventuresome day.

No smoking on property, Please.

Keywords: Moanakai Beach Cottage

More Details

Larry Gardner
Member since: 2005
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner
Nov 2012
  • 1 of 11


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Kapaa, Hawaii

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • video player
  • Video Library
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • veranda
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Air Conditioning/ceiling fans, wireless internet access (with your laptop) No Smoking, Cancellation Policy, 30 - 14 days notice - 50% of the deposit 13 - 7 days notice - 75% of the deposit 6 days or less notice - 100% of the deposit (or up to full amounts of payments collected)


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(56 traveller reviews)

Cottage on the Beach
average rating of 4.589286 based on 67 reviews

Awesome location!

  • 5 of 5

This was an adorable, private small cottage on the beach, perfect for 2 people or a family of 4. Very quaint. Perfect for the 2 of us. Had everything we could want for a beach holiday. Endangered seal on the beach everyday, 5 minutes from the town, bike rentals 2 blocks away to ride on a 5 mile coastal path. Lots of tours that picked you up in the nearby hotel. Great diving. Side note- you really need a rental car to get around. Larry was a great host and helped us with all of our needs.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0


  • 5 of 5

Larry is a wondeeful host!! We will be. Back

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Needs work

  • 1 of 5

Needs lots of improvement.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 1
Holts Summit, Missouri

Great stay in Kauai

  • 4 of 5

This is a delightful little cottage on the beach. We really enjoyed our stay here. We could sit on the porch in the morning and drink our coffee and watch the sunrise. We could also just walk across the street and sit on the beach. A Hawaiian monk seal came ashore while we were there. It was an awesome experience to see it. We absolutely loved the location of the cottage. It was easy to access both the north and south side of the island. It was also within walking distance of old town Kapaa with access to nice eating establishments and shops.Larry, the owner, had everything you might need for your visit including snorkeling equipment, boggie boards, ice chests,etc. The only reason I didn't rate this as a five was because it could use a little tender loving care. It is clean and neat but if you are a stickler for precision and modern facilities this may not be your cup of tea. It is a little dated but to us that was part of it's charm.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Cosy cottage - Great location "on" the water

  • 4 of 5

Larry was a very kind host and was very helpful with detailed arrival information. The cottage has old Victorian feel to it. The location is really great, in walking distance to many good restaurants (e. g. Art Cafe Hemmingway) but without all the traffic that is notorious for the Kapa'a area. It was nice to sleep with all the windows open and hear the ocean pounding. Nice bathroom with good hot water supply in the shower, functioning kitchen, clean. The lanai has direct ocean view and a nice set of chairs and table.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Convenient and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Our family LOVED our stay here. Larry was a a great host, and the cottage has everything you may need to enjoy a relaxing time on the beach--plus is within easy walking distance of stores, restaurants, and the central location makes it a great jumping off point for adventuring to the other shores.

Highly recommended. We hope to stay here again and had a great time!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Airport
7 Miles

Health food store, Shelling and Kiteboarding


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Kapaa, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
15 Dec - 5 Jan
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add A$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$267.56
Exit Cleaning A$200.67 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.41%

There is a charge of $25.00 a day for each additional person for each day who is over 12 years of

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Enter dates to see total
Send a Message Send a Message

Other Holiday Properties