Explore Kapaa

Kapaa Neighborhood Guides

Kapaa is a busy coastal town with several inland subdivisions such as Wailua Homesteads and Wailua Houselots. The seaside town shoreline is developed with resorts and a few hotel resorts. The Wailua River on the south side and Kealia beach on the north side delineate the town.  Two of the neighborhoods in Kapaa are featured below, our favorites.

What's To Love

Kapaa is a busy town with much retail activity. There are multiple beaches and many activities. It is a convenient location if one enjoys the north shore for leisure while remaining close to Lihue for work.

What's Not To Love

Kapaa isn't a quiet town during the day; in fact, it is quite busy, traffic can get quite heavy during the day. There is no lack of dining choices in Kapaa, with numerous restaurants and bars.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

It has been said that most newcomers to Kauai remain where they land for many years without moving. Those that land in the Kapaa area tend to stay and Kapaa High graduates tend to be very loyal to their alma mater.

Interactive Map of Kapaa

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