Ko'a Kea Hotel & Resort is honored to be rated among the top Kauai resorts on TripAdvisor, and to have received some of the travel industry's most prestigious awards.

2018

Best Hotels in the U.S. Award & Gold Badge of Honor – US News & World Report

#3 Best Boutique Hotel - Hawai'i Magazine

#10 Best Hotels & Resorts in Hawaii - Coastal Living

Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame - TripAdvisor 2018

2017

#1 Resort In Hawaii & #48 In The World – Travel + Leisure 2017 World’s Best Awards

#4 Best Resorts in Hawaii – Condé Nast Traveler

Best U.S. Hotels – U.S. News & World Report

Best Overall Restaurant – OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards

Best Kauai Boutique Hotel – Hawaii Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards

Best Kauai Restaurant – Honolulu Magazine 2017 Hale ‘Aina Awards

#25 U.S. Hotel for Romance – TripAdvisor 2017 Travelers’ Choice Awards

2016

#3 U.S. Hotel for Romance – TripAdvisor 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards

#1 Kauai Resort & #5 Hawaii Resort – Conde Nast 2016 Reader’s Choice Awards

#1 Kauai Resort & #4 Hawaii Resort – Travel + Leisure 2016 World’s Best Awards

2015

#1 Resort in Hawaii – Condé Nast 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards

#14 Resort in the U.S. – Condé Nast 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards

#43 Hotel & Resort in the World – Condé Nast 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards

#5 Hawaii Resort – Travel + Leisure 2015 World’s Best Awards