8 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Poipu, Hawaii - Updated 2022

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Although there are hundreds of islands comprising the Hawaiian archipelago, some are more familiar than others! Kauai, also known as the “Garden Island”, may not be the largest island, but it has some of the most beautiful scenery and small population, making it a serene and natural wonder. These are some of the reasons why movies such as Jurassic Park and King Kong have used the island as a location for filming.

Kauai is home to lush greenery, scenic views, and amazing beaches. Such beaches include Poipu, which is one of the best in the world with its white sand and clear blue water, making it a good tourist destination. Sounds fun, but if you’re worried about where to stay, here’s a list of the best Vrbo accommodations in Poipu, Hawaii, to help you get started!

1. Fresh and fancy oceanfront beach club (from USD 797)

Experience the tranquility that Poipu, Kauai, has to offer at the Marriott’s Waiohai Beach Club! Conveniently located near Sprouting Horn Park and Old Koloa Town, guests can enjoy the resort’s amenities, such as their three azure pools, fitness center, massage cabanas, Honu Pool Bar, or enjoy other activities, such as golf and beach sports. It should be noted that resort reservations must be made in increments of seven nights, with arrivals and departures typically allowed from Fridays-Sundays only. Availability, as well as rates, may vary depending on the period.

Marriott Waiohai- Beautiful resort on Poipu Beach
Koloa, HI, US
12 reviews
villa 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
full size kitchen
great place with all the needed things
kitchen and living room in the middle and bedrooms with a full bath off to the side
the resort is beautiful
we recently stayed there with my daughter and two grandsons (ages 4 and 6)
very clean resort
perfectly located, very clean, resort has great amenities
beautiful oceanfront view, clean and convenient
the condo had everything we needed (including a washer and dryer
the staff is friendly and helpful
we did not get housekeeping daily which was kind of a bummer
also, the gym is really nice
the deck was nice as well
my expectations for a wonderful and satisfying vacation were met
great restaurants are nearby
location is great, best beach
waiohai in poipu is the best place to stay in kauai
perfect beach and very fun place to stay
great place to spend the week laying by the pool and ocean or roaming around the lush and green island
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2. Charming and cozy unit at Kuhio Shores (from USD 345)

Feel at home in one of the units at Kuhio Shore, Poipu, Hawaii! The owner provides a corner unit at Kuhio Shores, located 35 feet (10.7 meters) from the oceanfront. The unit has ample room and is complete with a furnished living room and dining area, kitchen, smart television, stereo, and high-speed cable and wireless internet. It also has a good panoramic view of the ocean, so that one can enjoy the beautiful sunsets and admire what Kauai has to offer.

Best Place to Stay in Kauai - 35' from the Surf - Poipu, Hawaii
58 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Well stocked kitchen with all of the basic cooking needs
This oceanfront condo is very updated and comfortable
The view from the condo was spectacular
relaxing & invigorating as well Very comfortable beds and furniture
Furnishings are tasteful and the view sunrise to sunset is incredible
There are barbecues and laundry facilities on the property (not in the unit itself)
Did I mention the trade winds?
The owner was super responsive and helpful with tips
The owner has done a fabulous job with tasteful furnishings
local artists vendors produce and beautiful island flowers
Sunshine dining trades winds
Close to restaurants and just a few steps from easy ocean access and snorkeling
The ocean colors are indescribable Thursday evening we were delighted to discover a farmer's market within the local shopping center just blocks away with live entertainment
Such a nice quiet area close to shopping and amazing restaurants within walking distance
A new modern shopping center is within walking distance
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3. Quaint and affordable unit at Kiahuna Plantation (from USD 289)

Relax at an affordable price in one of the units at Kiahuna Plantation, Poipu, Hawaii! This condo resort, the only one on Poipu Beach, has one of its units for rent and is inclusive of free Wi-Fi, as well as the use of the fitness center, swimming pool, and tennis court. The unit also has two bedrooms, a dresser with a safe, full-service kitchen, dining area, living room, and even a private balcony. This unit has plenty of other amenities to make it a complete place to stay.

Poipu Beach-Best Value 2-BR, 2-BA Condo-FREE Parkg-WiFi-Tennis-Pool-Fitness Ctr.
90 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beach is a wonderful place to read swim
For those that want to prepare food at the condo to save money
We found it to be roomy and comfortable
The balcony is wonderful and we enjoyed sitting outside on the patio
All kitchen utensils were provided and we were able to cook nice meals
They take great care of it and take pride in sharing some of the best travel tips for visiting the south shore of Kauai
This was a great place to stay with our family of 2 adults and 4 children Everything was clean and comfortable Volker and Gina were great hosts from start to finish
I love this about a VRBO host With Volker and Gina
They sent us a fabulous gift basket
He sent us tons of useful information and helped us out when we wanted to add a day to our stay
waterfall cave and sandy kids pool
the owner could not be nicer
Great old Plantation style property well located within the Poipu Beach area
Poipu Shopping Village is directly across the street with several restaurants shops and a Starbucks Koloa Town with two grocery stores is 2 miles away
was a shopping center with shops and restaurants that you can walk to including
Kukuiula Shopping Center also with restaurants is 1/4 mile away with a great Sunshine (Farmer's) Market every Wednesday afternoon at 4 pm
but we also visited some other nearby protected "baby" beaches all of which were a short drive away Across the street
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4. Modern unit at Poipu Kapili (from USD 305)

Come and settle in at this newly-remodeled unit at Poipu Kapili! Its owner has revamped this rental with an upgraded living area and air conditioning to add to its existing features that include a kitchen, king-size bedroom, smart television, and wireless internet, not to mention the views of the ocean. To go along with the relaxing vibe, the beaches are easily accessible and restaurants, gardens, and outdoor malls are also not too far away, so why not consider staying at this relaxing and affordable place!

Best Value - Beautiful *NEW* remodel - A/C - Ocean Views -Best location
49 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The condo is stocked with everything you might need for a wonderful vacation
It was a nice space with tasteful decor
The bedroom AC is wonderful for sleeping
the air conditioning one night in a week Loved having the beach chairs
We turned it on for our first night but realized that the wind passing through the entire unit did a better job at cooling our bedroom (and of course helped the rest of the apartment)
It was so spacious and clean
It is also very tastefully decorated
You can't actually see the sunset from the lanai
The lanai has a wonderful view of the ocean Very peaceful to sit and relax Very quiet setting and beautiful Spacious condo beautifully decorated and well equipped with everything we needed Comf...
The lanai overlooks the pool and the ocean beyond
and I consider having high standards
umbrella boogie boards and cooler available
checking in with us Excellent customer service
Great sofa where the 4 of us could hang out
The trade winds that blew threw the condo were amazing
It is a longer walk (1/2 mile?)
This is by far the best vacation rentals I have stayed in
the only oceanfront luau in Kauai held at the Sheraton which is a 3-minute walk away
Could walk to beaches restaurants and shops Keypad on front door
The grounds are incredible and the salt water pool was just steps away Best location for a short walk to the beach eating or shopping Just a wonderful way to spend your time on Kauai
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5. Homey "Catbird Seat" house near the beach (from USD 499)

Feel home sweet home at this house, dubbed the “Catbird Seat” near Poipu Beach! This private home, good for six people (four adults and two kids) is available for rent and is located on the corner of Hoone and Kuai Road, just steps away from the beachfront. Along with the usual furnishings, the house has a small tropical front yard with a hot tub, the best place to relax and enjoy the ocean view. Guests also have member privileges at the nearby Poipu Beach Athletic Club, where they can use amenities like the swimming pool, tennis and basketball court, weight room, and even the fitness classes, truly making the stay worthwhile.

Nearest Vacation Home To Poipu Beach - 100 Ft Away! Pool!!
93 reviews  Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
outdoor shower - everything you need to hit the beach
The outdoor shower is terrific
The kitchen is great and has everything you need to cook beautiful meals
The deck is bigger than it looks in the photos online with ample room to spread out or eat at the table for four A nicely maintained hot tub with sunset view; but we're not hot tub people
The home is well situated and appointed Anything you need they have
it is organized and very clean
Thank you for sharing your beautiful vacation home with the rest of us
it is a very beautiful and clean home very well appointed with items guests can use glorious views
That said fair warning
Don has always been a very accommodating host
A nice break from the beach Don was super easy and kind through the whole process and couldn't have been any easier to work with
Great location giant lanai spacious comfortable home Beach chairs
Don was super responsive as was the on island contact
Snorkeling body surfing boogie boarding surfing is right here
The house is perfectly located directly across from the beach and within walking distance or a short drive from everything you need for a fantastic Hawaiian vacation
We loved the Catbird Seat in every way
The location of this house can not be beat
That's all it took for me to get a great night's sleep
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6. Pretty penthouse with a view (from USD 749)

Witness the best views of Kauai from this penthouse in Poipu Makai! The unit has two air-conditioned master bedrooms, fast Wi-Fi access, a flat-screen television, Netflix, a bathtub, kitchen and a cabinet, complete with all the necessary kitchenware. This luxurious unit with high-end finishings features a complete list of amenities partnered with arguably the best view in Poipu, providing guests the best and most relaxing experience.

STUNNING OCEANFRONT * Poipu's Best View * 3Bdm/3Bath Penthouse Poipu Makai Koloa
66 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen was fully stocked with all cooking appliances and dishes
Amazing ocean view with plenty of room for 6
There is air conditioning in all bedrooms but
and we enjoyed the ac in bedrooms
As noted the parking situation is cozy After you find it the first time
The unit is decorated very nicely
the showers had shampoo conditioner and body wash
and Doug & Candy were very responsive with any questions we had
My father in law having done construction
Beautiful oceanfront property - saw dolphins and sea turtles
Fantastic view from a really nice condo Well furnished and very clean Will come again
macadamia nuts and chocolates were also provided for our pleasure
The pool area here is a bit of a letdown but Doug and Candy were gracious enough to give us access to the Poipu Athletic club which is a MUST if you have kids
Within walking distance of a couple of beaches and restaurants I would highly recommend this condo
on the last day we say a pod of spinner dolphins swim by
Everything was first class from the condo location view to Doug and Candy Perfect
The sound of the surf lulled us to sleep and the complex seemed very quiet
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7. Luxurious villa at the Poipu Kai Resort

Find luxury at the Regency Villas at the Poipu Kai Resort! This unit has all the needed features with high-end finishes, such as centralized airconditioning, a gourmet kitchen, master suite with a king-size bed, private lanai, living room, bathrooms with a shower and tub, cable television, and wireless internet. There is even access to the swimming pool, tennis court, and a reserved parking spot. This accommodation is truly a complete and remarkable place for any family to stay near Poipu Beach.

Beautiful Poipu Kai Villa With Central Air Conditioning
115 reviews
villa 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture is very comfortable
The AC is a great bonus for hot days at the beach
The the parking is close to the villa
The only con was poor wi-fi
The access to the two pools was also nice
I especially loved how clean and bright
Very clean and well supplied
The property was very clean and had lots of room for our family
Owner is engaged and communication is great
The owner responded to any questions very quickly
Even kid car booster seats
The unit was sparkling clean and close to all amenities Beautiful pool and spa just next door and the beach just a quick walk down perfectly manicured garden pathways
nice that it had a rice cooker
Beautiful property right in Poipu
Brennecke/Poipu Beaches and Shipwreck Beach Perfect 5 minute walk to each plus walking distance to some eateries
The location is perfect near a couple of beaches
The location is perfect with easy access to the green belt and walking around Poipu
The location was perfect being directly between
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8. High-end beachfront condominium unit at Poipu Sands

Make your vacation special at one of the condominium units at Poipu Sands! Adjacent to the Grand Hyatt Hotel and Anara Spa, Poipu Sands is a remodeled condominium to further satisfy its clients with amenities such as a single tennis court, swimming pools, dependable free Wi-Fi, an enclosed grill area, and even a complimentary use of the Anara Spa. It also features refurbished rooms with a redesigned master bedroom, an enlarged kitchen with new cabinets, new exterior, and brand new appliances, such as washer and dryer.

Apart from the wonderful room, guests can also visit Poipu Beach Park, the Poipu Bay Golf Course, Shipwreck Beach, Mahalulepu Beach, and many more places, just a few kilometers away.

Luxury Beachfront Poipu Sands- Adjacent to Grand Hyatt/ Poipu
42 reviews
condo 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds a super comfortable
It was so cozy and just felt like home
t p and lotions
The furnishings are sturdy and quite comfortable
The wonderful sound of the surf and watching the surfers was great
The gardeners kept everything so clean and beautiful Really enjoyed walking through the Hyatt and hiking along Shipwreck beach and rock
The view from our Lanai was perfect and the sounds from the ocean put us to sleep every night
Jan made sure we never had any questions and was super responsive when we asked for her local knowledge
the manager was super helpful and very friendly
the property manager communicated very well and was a joy to work with
I have to mention Jan who was super attentive and just wonderful to us
the manager took very good care of us and was available to answer all our questions After ten days of wearing only shorts and sandals we hated to leave the comfortable warm weather and return to...
It's only a few minutes walk to a nice beach
and it is an easy walk to Shipwreck Beach and Poipu Beach
It's a great location for all activities on the island
Loved this place Stayed at many condo's throughout the Islands and this one is at the top of my list
We loved the walkway by the water
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Always a good time in Poipu, Hawaii

It’s always a good time in Poipu, Hawaii. With its clear blue water and fine sand, it’s easy to find some peace and relaxation in this tropical paradise. We’ve listed the top vacation rentals in Poipu, but prices and availability vary depending on the season, so it would be better to book in advance. We highly recommend you stay in one of our best Vrbo accommodations In Poipu, Hawaii, for a hassle-free vacation!

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