Tourists spend big for hotel rooms on Kaua‘i

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

Jude Huber, of Kaua‘i Sugarloaf Pineapple, helps shoppers at The Kaua‘i Culinary Market, a collaboration between the Kaua‘i County Farm Bureau and The Shops at Kukui‘ula, on Wednesday, July 26, 2023.

LIHU‘E — Hotels on the island of Kaua‘i reeled in some lofty room rates in June, doing more than their part to boost visitor spending in the 30-day period.