When you live and work in one of the worlds most sought after vacation destinations it is hard to really put yourself in the shoes of the visitor and traveler. So we did just that and had a stay-cation on Kauai ‘s south shore. Poipu is a resort destination with dozens of accommodation choices. Big name resorts, vacation homes, condominiums and luxury boutique resorts are among the many choices for your Kauai vacation. The south shore of Kauai is where you can count on the sun shining through even if the rest of the island is being sprinkled with rain. You don’t have look far to find great beaches, art galleries, shopping and a varied selection of tasty dining choices.
Poipu has been named one of the world’s best destination vacation. Looking for great beaches? Poipu has a beach for every type of traveler. Poipu Beach – three white sand beaches meet the turquoise waters of Kauai’s south shore offering excellent swimming, surfing, snorkeling, as well as ample opportunity to relaxing under a palm tree swaying in the wind. If you are looking to take a surf lesson or other Eco-friendly adventure you will find several surf schools, scuba diving tours, ATV tours and zip-line adventures all within the Poipu area.
The Villas of Poipu Kai is nestled amongst the tropical landscaping of palms, lush ferns and red ti leaves, an inviting welcome for our weekend retreat. Plantation style architecture gives the property a feel of old Hawaii with the attention to detail, furnishings and amenities of a modern resort. The foyer of our villa opened up to a gourmet kitchen, great room and large covered lanai which overlooked the waterfall spa, swimming pool and BBQ area. It didn’t take long to unpack, claim our suites, and start to explore.
The Villas at Poipu Kai offers a great alternative to staying in a hotel. Spacious, private and luxurious with all the conveniences of home are included with your rental. The gourmet kitchen gives you the option of eating in, a huge savings when you don’t have to eat out every meal. Each unit comes with its own laundry room, WI-fi, movies and parking , no extra charges or hidden fees. Located in the center of Poipu Kai Resort, the Villas at Poipu Kai is a great choice for your next Kauai vacation.
While on Kauai’s south shore you will discover endless beauty and wildlife. Allerton National Botanical Gardens offers daily tours, hike along the undeveloped coastline of Mahaulepu Heritage Coastal Trail where limestone formations, sand dunes and numerous rocky inlets offer safe havens for sunbathing sea turtles and the endangered Hawaiian monk seals. There is so much to explore and experience on Kauai. From the white sand beaches of Poipu to the canyons of Waimea and the scenic drive to Kauai’s north shore. You will need more than a weekend to fit it all in. A lifetime on Kauai and I am still amazed by the wonders and charm of our Garden Island home. So much left to discover…