Best of Kauai’s East Side

Know Before You Go — Top Tips for Coming to Kauai

Kauai provides lush beauty, lots of adventure, many delightful people, gorgeous beaches and amazing mountainous interiors. There are many wonderful things-to-do and places to go. Here are particulars about being a visitor at our home island. What to Pack: Sports shoes and socks, flip-flops, known locally as “slippers” hat with a brim, sun shirt, bathing […]

Top Wedding Venues on the Royal Coconut Coast

Hilton Garden Inn Kauai at Wailua Bay: We want to make your Kauai wedding as stunning, special, and stress-free as possible. Work with our professional catering team. They will guide you through our gourmet catering menus, beautiful décor options, and seating plans. For intimate wedding ceremonies, we feature a gorgeous, beachfront gazebo, a beautiful venue […]

Top Beaches On the Royal Coconut Coast

Home to no less than six beach parks, there are several especially enjoyable spots, depending upon what you like to do at the beach on Kauai’s East Shore. Most of these beach parks are considered some of the most easily accessible. Cruising through the Royal Coconut Coast, you will find these great places to relax, […]

Top Readers’ Choice Awards For Kauai’s East Side by Hawaii Business Magazine

Hawaii Business Magazine, in April, announced their top readers’ choice awards for several categories. On the Royal Coconut Coast, some great picks made the list. #1 for Best Value Hotel: Kauai Shores Hotel, an oceanfront 200-room resort with pool, spa, beach-yoga and the Lava Lava Beach Club restaurant. Also in the top 10 are Hilton […]

Top Entertainment Choices on the Royal Coconut Coast

Top Live Entertainment on the Royal Coconut Coast The Royal Coconut Coast is filled with exceptional diversity. Enjoy bands, musical groups, solo artists, karaoke, DJs, concerts, hula halaus (Hawaiian hula groups), fire shows, Polynesian entertainment and other types of performances. Among dozens of restaurants and our luau providers, find entertainment every night of the week. […]

Spring Special Deals

Plan a wonderful vacation on Kauai’s Royal Coconut Coast in March April and May (and beyond). Check out these great offerings:   Hilton Garden Inn Kauai at Wailua Bay: Fronting Lydgate Beach Park and next to the famous Wailua River. Central and convenient to all of Kauai. On-site restaurants and entertainment. Enjoy 10% off the […]

Classes and Retreats on the Royal Coconut Coast

Want to learn something new during your stay on the Royal Coconut Coast?  Art, sewing, health and wellness, physical fitness classes, retreats, yoga, and barre fitness offer first hand knowledge from well-trained specialists, adding important local and cultural perspectives to the learning mix.   Dolphin Touch Wellness Center Classes and Retreats: Coming up this month […]

Endangered Species Sightings On the East Side

Our visitors may encounter several endangered species while enjoying beaches and parks on the Royal Coconut Coast. Taking pictures is no problem. Getting too close is. Approaching an endangered animal threatens them and can alter the animal’s behavior. The standard rule is to stay at least 10 feet away whether they’re resting on the beach […]

Five Important Practices While Visiting Kauai

Kauai’s natural and social environment does well when visitors show respect for both. Malama is the Hawaiian word that means “to care for” and kuleana means “responsibility.” Malama with kuleana. Here are five top ideas for sharing stewardship on Kauai. Slow to the Local Pace: Relax into the pace of Kauai, whether you are driving, […]