Services & Amenities

Take advantage of our outdoor pool and private black sand walking beach

In addition to sun-drenched, utterly unique cottages with full kitchens and private lanais, Waimea Plantation Cottages offers a range of amenities and services that are designed to make your Kauai visit extraordinary.

Spend your days relaxing by the oceanfront outdoor pool, playing a game of shuffleboard or bocce ball and dozing in one of the hammocks that dot the property. Enjoy a stroll along our two-mile black-sand beach.

Wi-fi keeps you connected (though we hope you’ll take time to unplug while you’re here). In the evening, you and your family can plan a movie night in your cottage; we provide a selection of new and classic DVDs in the lobby. Don’t forget to stop by our gift shop, where we offer souvenirs, apparel and activity planning services. 

A daily amenity fee of $30 is added to your bill to cover the usage and maintenace of the amenities we offer our guests. Please note that Waimea Plantation Cottages does not participate in Coast Hotels’ Pet Friendly or Refreshingly Green™ programs.

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Featured amenities

Feel right at home

Waimea Plantation Cottages swimming pool

Oceanfront Pool

Cool off and take a dip in our oceanfront swimming pool.

Pouring creamer into coffee

Free Coffee (In-Room)

Each of our guest cottages offers in-room Hawaii Blend Micro-Roasted Coffee coffee and tea.

Hammock in grass lawn

Guest Hammocks

Read a book or take an afternoon snooze in one of our hammocks that are scattered around the historic grounds of our property.

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Chicken in a barrel

Satisfy your cravings at Chicken in a Barrel, the casual on-site restaurant at Waimea Plantation Cottages. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Chicken in a Barrel serves fresh, flavorful dishes with a local flair and the best BBQ on the island. 

Additional amenities

welcome amenity

Enjoy a Hawaiian welcome amenity consisting of shell leis, bottled water, 2 packages of Kauai cookies upon arrival.

Plantation Gifts and Activities

Located in our lobby, our gift shop is a one-stop shop for casual island apparel, gifts and activity planning.

Recently Released DVDs

Treat your family to a movie night in your cottage. Stop by the front desk and choose from several new releases and classic movies during lobby hours.


Stay as connected as you'd like to be during your stay, courtesy of  wi-fi throughout the hotel.

Guest Laundry

Guests can access the housekeeping center that is located just south of our main lobby. The building is open from 8:00am to 8:00pm and can be accessed with a door code that is given at check-in. Detergent can be picked up at the front desk free of charge.

Air Conditioned Cottages

Air conditioning is provided in most, but not all, bedrooms in cottages. Due to the age and the configuration of cottages, sometimes air conditioning is in the living room.