Kauai Kapaa / Wailua
These twin towns offer great beach vistas and a wide variety of shopping and dining. They are centrally located between the North shore and South shore resort areas of Kauai. The Kapaa/Wailua area has wonderful beaches and a large variety of shops and restaurants. Because of its location, you can stay put or go to either the North or South depending on your mood and desires.
Majority of the accommodations, both condos and hotels are well priced. This is a really good place to start looking for good, solid values.