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

#1 Resort In Kauai & #3 Resort In Hawaii – Travel + Leisure 2018 World’s Best Awards

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