Beachside hotels and resorts tend to be the priciest in Lihue, so visitors can save money by staying at hotels near the airport or city center, like the Kauai Palms Hotel. There are also several affordable bed and breakfasts in Lihue.
Room Shares and Rentals
In addition to a few hostels, Lihue has a number of room shares and rentals available at affordable prices through sites like Airbnb. Book campsites, cottages, and apartments through these services to save money during your stay.
There are several cheap hotels near Lihue Airport that offer shuttle service, including the Marriott Lihue (Marriott’s Kauai Lagoons). You can also find cheap car rentals in Lihue for convenient transportation to your hotel and around the island.
Lihue is the historical and cultural center of Kauai, so don’t miss the Kilohana Plantation Estate or Kauai Museum. Many visitors also take in a live luau and explore Lihue’s natural beauty, including Kalapaki Beach and Wailua Falls.