Posted by: kauaikolea2 | March 25, 2016

Why Not Kauai for Summer Vacation 2016?


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Kauai, with its endless beaches and beautiful blue ocean and skies.  Summer 2016, and you, deserve a special Kauai vacation.

It is not too early to start planning your summer 2016 vacation.  Before you know it, school will be out or you will be longing for something different from your 9-to-5 routine.  Why not Kauai for summer 2016 vacation?

Kauai is a most desirable vacation spot, with its beaches (nearly 60), hiking trails, great food and restaurants, and all sorts of outdoor activities from ziplining to kayaking to helicopter tours to simply relaxing on a warm sandy beach, caressed by tropical trade winds.

At Hula Now, we have the ideal Kauai vacation rental for you to fully enjoy your Kauai summer vacation.  Hula Now rentals at Islander on the Beach, Kauai Beach Resort, and Kapaa Sands offer units for 1 to 4 people.  You can enjoy an oceanfront unit, some with full kitchens, or the full resort experience.  Hula Now has oceanfront, ocean view, and resort and garden view rental units. You can view all our Kauai vacation rental units and book securely on line 24/7 at www.hulanow.com.

So come, be part of our ohana for a least a while on the beautiful island of  Kauai.  Listen to the ocean, watch the turtles and dolphins swim and frolic, sip a tropical drink with the sun setting, enjoy the peace and plenty that is Kauai.

Wishing you warm Aloha!

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Summer means the beach.  Come visit and build your own sand castle!  Formal attire not required.

How can you have summer without a beach vacation?  Toes buried in the sand.  Endless waves lulling you and calming you.  Puka shells by the handful for the taking.  Beach glass finds.  Warm sunshine, cool trade winds.

Summer just is not summer without the beach.

Did you know that Kauai has 60 named beaches, all of them public?  With so many beautiful choices, a day at a Kauai beach is a day at the beach….no jocking for a spot for your towels, lots of room to spread out.  Add in surfing, swimming, snorkeling, boogie boarding, and basking and you have the essence of summer.

It is not too early to start planning your summer beach getaway.  Hula Now offers a variety of Kauai vacation rental condos that sleep 1 to 4 guests in full, queen, or king beds.  Choose from oceanfront, ocean view, and resort/garden view units.  Some of our Kauai vacation rentals have full kitchens, too.

Come, stay at our ohana and experience summer as summer was meant to be, slower paced, full of sunshine, and lots of sand to play in.

Wishing you warm Aloha!

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Some local dudes enjoying a beer.  Too bad that they are not enjoying Kauai also!

Kauai is a foodie’s paradise with many farm-to-table dining options.  If you like good fresh food, Kauai is the ideal place for you.

Certainly when you think “Kauai”, you think Kauai coffee and Kauai rum, but Kauai also has a great brew pub in Lihue that you may not have visited.

The Kauai Beer Company is located at 4265 Rice Street, Lihue, and is open Wednesday through Saturday for lunch, dinner, and general beer tasting.  Their menus are interesting and playful (when have you had beer-battered avocado wedges or steamed breadfruit in a salad?) and feature local products, including fresh-baked organic bread.  Several beers are always available on tap, along with bottled beers, cider, and wine.

Rice Street in Lihue and the Kauai Beer Company are easy drives — about 7 miles or so —  from Hula Now Kauai vacation rental units.  After a day of sight-seeing, snorkeling, or sailing, why not stop in for a drink and a meal? You can see all Hula Now vacation rentals at www.hulanow.com, where you can book on line 24/7 for your convenience.  Hula Now has real-time booking to help ensure you can book the exact vacation rental you want.

We hope to see you on island soon and would be interested in learning about your experience at Kauai Beer Company and other favorite places to enjoy the bounty of Kauai.

Wishing you warm Aloha!


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What would be nice here is a restaurant…and now Lava Lava Beach Club has opened in this spot.  Listen to the waves while you dine with your toes in the sand.

How does breakfast on the beach — sun slowing rising, day beginning, coffee just right — sound to you?  Or maybe lunch after a morning of whale counting or hiking, watching the waves and the windsurfers?  Or maybe drinks and pupus right on the beach, you relaxing in a big lounge chair?  Sounds terrific!

Hula Now welcomes Lava Lava Beach Club to the neighborhood.  Located at 420 Papaloa Road, Kapaa, the Lava Lava Beach Club, or LLBC, offers “toes in the sand dining and drinking”.  This new eatery is within easy walking distance of our Kauai vacation rentals at Islander on the Beach (next door) and Kapaa Sands (down the street), and short drive from Kauai Beach Resort.  With the closing of the Coconut Marketplace and Eggbert’s for reconstruction, guests now have a local and convenient option for breakfast — and you can dine in your bikini or board shorts.  LLBC also offers lunch, pupus and drinks, dinner, and dessert.  With several hundred seats, some right on the beach, and a tasty menu selection, LLBC is a much-needed addition to the east side of Kauai.

Why not reserve a Kauai vacation rental condo with Hula Now and enjoy our brand of warm Aloha? We have oceanfront, ocean view, garden view, and resort view rental units with full, queen, or king beds that put you in the heart of the Coconut Coast and all points north, south, and west on Kauai.  You can book securely on line at anytime at www.hulanow.com.

Welcome, Lava Lava Beach Club!

Wishing you warm Aloha!

 


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Get to a Hula Now Kauai Vacation Rental Anyway You Can This Spring. Adventure Awaits You!

It is not too early to plan your spring getaway!  If you are a first-time visitor or one of our many repeat guests, the spring months of March, April, and May offer a myriad of things to do and places to see.

In March, celebrate Prince Kuhio at a free admission event in Anahola: The Anahola Prince Kuhio Day Celebration, March 19, from 11 AM to 5 PM, with cultural displays and demonstrations, local foods, crafts, and artwork.  On March 26, enjoy Kilauea Art Night with local arts, great food trucks, and entertainment.

In April, visit Grove Farm for its annual Old Time Game Day.  Go back in time to a simpler era and enjoy family fun.

May brings the 38th Annual Visitors Industry Charity Walk, open to all.  The 2.9 mile walk starts at 7:30 AM at the historic County Building in Lihue and winds its way through Lihue, passing many scenic and historic spots.

If you are a first-time visitor to Kauai, you will delight discovering our 60 golden and white sand beaches.  Visit Wailua Falls, right off Kuhio Highway and close to all our Kauai vacation rental units.  You may remember this scenic spot from the opening credits of Fantasy Island on television!  Make sure you visit one of the National Botanic Gardens on Kauai, not only for the connection to Jurassic Park but also for the incredible display of native and rare tropical plants and flowers.  In March and early April, it may be possible to spot whales from your lanai or from the beach.  An excellent spot for whale watching is Kilauea Lighthouse; you can volunteer to be an official whale counter for the morning!

Repeat guests know the incredible range of activities from bicycling to hiking to zip lining to snorkeling to sunset catamaran trips to fabulous dining.  One fun event that should not be missed by first-time or repeat visitors is a trip on the Kauai Plantation Railway.  This adventure includes a leisurely ride on a 1930-era train, a hike in a rainforest, a picnic lunch under a spreading tree, and the opportunity to pick your own tropical fruit dessert right from the trees.

And then, there is always the opportunity to do nothing but soak up the sun, feel the gentle tropical trade winds, listen to the waves and calls of tropical birds, and smell the lush tropical flowers!  Add a dip in the pool and you have the vacation of a lifetime.

Come, stay with Hula Now at one of our affordable luxury Kauai vacation rental condos.  You can find the perfect spot for you — oceanfront, ocean view, garden or resort view — and book safely on line at any time at www.hulanow.com.

Wishing you warm Aloha!

Posted by: kauaikolea2 | January 4, 2016

Blogging about our Kauai Vacation Rentals


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Happy 2016!

Happy New Year!  As we head into a new year, 2016, we would like to thank our readers for another successful year of blogging about our beautiful Kauai vacation rentals on one of the most beautiful islands on Earth.

kauaikolea.wordpress.com had more than 2900 visitors in 2015; 52 pictures were uploaded, and 43 new posts were written.  Our readers found us mainly through Facebook and Twitter, with a scattering of other sources.

Readers came from an astonishing 49 countries worldwide!  Some of the most popular topics included blogs about Waimea Canyon, crack seed, Hawaiian pidgin, pineapple vodka, and general fun facts about Kauai.

This year, why not resolve not to simply read about Kauai but to come stay at a Hula Now Kauai vacation rental and experience Kauai?  Hula Now has Kauai vacation rental units that sleep 1 to 6 guests in full, queen, or king beds in ocean front, ocean view, garden view, and resort view locations.  Some of Hula Now rentals have full kitchens.  All Hula Now rentals have great attention to detail and our friendly customer service approach.

You can book your Kauai vacation at any time, safely and securely, at www.hulanow.com that features real-time rental information.

Hula Now hopes that you will continue to read our blog and that you will be part of our ohana in 2016.

 

Wishing you warm Aloha!

 

Posted by: kauaikolea2 | December 13, 2015

Wrap Up a Kauai Vacation Rental for the Most Appreciated Present


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A gift of a Kauai vacation would be great under your  tree and no wrapping paper or bows needed!

Imagine wrapping up beautiful blue skies and azure ocean, gentle tropical trade winds, majestic mountains, exotic fruits, along with whales, monk seals, and turtles and giving this present to a loved one?  Don’t you know someone deserving of lounging on one of Kauai’s 60 beaches, hiking one of the hundreds of trails, enjoying local fresh fish and produce?

Hula Now thinks that you do!  And maybe it is yourself!  Your Christmas and holiday shopping may not be complete without a reservation for spring or summer on Kauai.  Now is the best time to secure a Kauai vacation rental for spring break or summer vacation.

Visit our website, www.hulanow.com, to see all our beautiful Kauai vacation rentals that sleep 1 to 4 guests in full, queen, or king beds.  Some rentals have full kitchens!  You can book safely and securely on line with our real-time booking system.

Wrap up your holiday shopping and surprise and delight a loved one with a Hula Now Kauai vacation.

 

Wishing you warm Aloha!

Posted by: kauaikolea2 | November 30, 2015

Kauai Vacation Cyber Monday Special Pricing


Of course, we have Cyber Monday on the beautiful island of Kauai.  Come, visit us from November 30 to December 26, 2015 and take 25% off the room rate.  No minimum stay required.

Too much turkey and cranberry sauce?  Hike, bike, surf, beach stroll, zipline, swim, or snorkel it off!  Kauai has 60 beaches and so much to do, to see, to eat, to explore.

Use offer code Cybersurf at time of booking at our website: www.hulanow.com to receive this Cyber Monday special pricing.

 

Wishing you warm Aloha!

 

Posted by: kauaikolea2 | November 24, 2015

Kauai Vacation Rentals — Black Friday Special Pricing


As you bustle about with the turkey and stuffing and sweet potatoes, why not take a minute to book a last-minute Kauai getaway at a Black Friday special pricing?

Here are the details:

  • check out Hula Now and find a Kauai vacation rental that is right for you
  • book your stay for arrival any day from November 26, 2015 to December 24, 2015
  • stay a minimum of 2 nights
  • enter code FRIDAY2015
  • receive an immediate 20@ off your unit rental price

Wishing you warm Aloha!

Posted by: kauaikolea2 | November 13, 2015

Kauai Vacation for Thanksgiving: Start a New Tradition


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This pilgrim may be wishing that the Mayflower landed on Kauai for Thanksgiving. 

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday, filled with turkey, cranberries, pies, families, and nonstop football games.  Everyone has his or her favored Thanksgiving traditions, be it creamed onions as a side dish or leftover turkey and stuffing sandwiches while watching the final bowl game of the day.

Why not start a new tradition?  Can you picture yourself enjoying a football game at a tiki bar on the beach, tropical drink in hand with warm sun and tropical trade winds caressing you?  Maybe you never considered a Kauai vacation for Thanksgiving and Hula Now wants to entice you to come to Kauai for Thanksgiving.  Premium units are available for automatic booking at any time at www.hulanow.com. We have Kauai vacation rentals that sleep 1 to 4 guests in ocean front, ocean view, and resort view settings.

And once the last bowl game has ended on the mainland, it is still early enough on Kauai for a game of touch football on the beach, a leisurely Thanksgiving dinner, or even another round at the tiki bar to celebrate your team’s victory.

Wishing  you a Happy Thanksgiving and warm Aloha!

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