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Kona Joe Coffee

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79-7346 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7910
+1 808-322-2100
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Good tour, beautiful view, delicious coffee

My friend and I took a Comprehensive Guided Tour of Kona Joe Coffee farm. The tour cost $15 and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kim H
via mobile
Great coffee, great view, great spot

Came to check out this spot on a hazy afternoon. We got there around 3 which seemed like unique... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
astricy
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Albany, New York
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Located in Kainaliu, in the heart of the Kona Coffee district, Kona Joe Coffee will take you into the first trellised coffee plantation in the world. We grow our coffee on a trellis system, very similar to how wine grapes are grown, hence, Coffee Grown Like Wine! There are many advantages to growing coffee by this patented method, all of which you can learn during your visit.We are open every day from 9am until 5pm. We offer Kona’s most complete, fully guided plantation tour experience. The tour is an information packed, 30 minute walking tour complete with visiting our dry mill, roasting and packing room, chocolate room, and up close look at coffee trees, cherries, parchment, and even possibly blooms!Kona Joe Coffee is a fully operative coffee farm completing everything from planting and growing, to wet milling, dry milling, roasting, packing, retail, and even making coffee drinks.You can also experience coffee and chocolate sampling in our artist inspired showroom. There are four types of coffee sampling and two types of chocolate sampling daily.Need a latte or cappuccino? We have a full service espresso bar located on our lanai with 270 degree views of the beautiful Kona CoastTour reservations are welcomed but not required. Visiting from a cruise ship? Need a pick up from Kailua? We offer free pick up in the Kona Joe Coffee shuttle for groups. Hope to see you soon and aloha!
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79-7346 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7910
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friend and I took a Comprehensive Guided Tour of Kona Joe Coffee farm. The tour cost $15 and includes a half hour walking tour, a ceramic Kona Joe mug and a free cup of coffee. Judi was our tour guide. She was extremely knowledgeable...More

Thank Kim H
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for such a great review. I like giving tours as much as I hope everybody enjoys going on them. I try to make them as educational as I can with a splash of fun. I am so glad you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came to check out this spot on a hazy afternoon. We got there around 3 which seemed like unique timing. Not one other single person was around so we got a private tour with Judy, she was lovely! My husband is a seriously coffee lover...More

Thank astricy
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Come rain, sun, haze or what ever mother nature throws at us I try to give the best tour I can. I take a lot of pride in our coffee and in the special way we grow, harvest and prepare our coffee, our panoramic views...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Their coffee is incredible and our tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable! The view from their coffee bar is absolutely breathtaking.More

Thank Tyson M
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you in the name o Kona Joe Ohana. We are proud to have a friendly staff who makes you feel like you are a part of our family even if it is only for a short period of time. Our mission is to put...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We just happened to tumbling on this heifer gem, we were so pleasantly surprised, Excellent coffee view is to die for picture perfect views, highly recommend it. If you are in Kona area a must visit stop, its hard to find off the main road,...More

Thank denverdivam
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, I can honestly say that a "heifer of a gem" is one of the most unique ways I have ever heard us described but it made me laugh all day long, thanks. We are so glad that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The coffee here is spectacular and the biggest surprise was the Peaberry Covered Chocolate candies -- dang I may just have to eat my coffee from now on,ha! One of the things not noted in many of the Travel Brochures is that many of the...More

Thank Viper51
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your detailed wonderful review. I so remember you guys, you are one of the reasons why I love my job and so enjoy giving tours. We love our product and enjoy making more people fall in love with our coffee,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stopped at this one coffee farm, but we were happily surprised with the interesting and informative tour by Julie. The price of the tour was reasonable and included a souvenir mug and small coffee. I expected the coffee to be served at the...More

Thank Arthur W
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing our farm to be your one coffee stop, taking the time to do the tour and share your experience. I enjoy giving tours and hope that comes across in all the tours that I do. I am sorry that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had been to Kona Joe's before and had wonderful coffee and an amazing lunch so was excited to bring our friends here. Sadly they don't serve any food and trying to order coffee was awkward, the person working the coffee stand seemed to have difficulty...More

Thank radgirl00
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry that you were disappointed with your visit to our farm. Sadly our chef had to leave and we are in the process of reestablishing a new restaurant to cater to our guest needs. We do cater to individuals as well as corporate...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Kona Joe Coffee for something to do on a rainy Big Island day, and were not disappointed. Judy ran a fun and informative tour. We enjoyed our cups of coffee in the cafe while the sky slowly lifted and the view expanded. Couldn't...More

Thank Ob3ron
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for such a nice review, I try to give a great tour come rain or shine. I am so glad that you enjoyed the coffee but sad you did not get to take any home with you. Keep watching for sales,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Judy was friendly and informative what a great tour. Great place to start yoir visit in kona. Great history of coffee in the area.More

Thank Leigh B
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting our farm, I am so glad that you enjoyed the coffee and the tour. We hope to start every one's day out with a cup of our trellis grown coffee. Hope to see you back here again soon. Mahalo & Happy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t waste your time with any other Kona Coffee farms... this one will satisfy all your desires. We didn’t take the tour, but rather visited the cafe and took in the stunning farm and ocean vista as we enjoyed our brew. The coffee is noticeably...More

Thank kaseygandy
konajoe1, Guest Relations Manager - Judi at Kona Joe Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad that you spent a nice time on the farm and are so glad that you appreciate all of the effort we put into making our coffee. Every one agrees that our beautiful view alone is worth visiting but when you taste our...More

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Leslie C
19 November 2017|
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Response from Advicetogo | Reviewed this property |
We were on an afternoon tour and thIs included coffee . There were private groups of day trippers having coffee tasting . Suggest you email the company direct . Such wonderfull views in a tranquil setting. Enjoy.
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gsalisbury
17 April 2017|
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Response from Bruno P | Property representative |
Aloha, The cheapest way to come to our farm will be using a Uber or a taxi. If you are planning to visit more spots in the island you might look for renting a car. Taxi driver Ricky his phone is (808)640-4871 Mahalo..
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Shelley R
2 April 2015|
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Response from konajoe1 | Property representative |
Aloha! Will you be staying in Kona or will you be visiting via cruise ship? If you will be staying in Kona, best thing to do is rent a car so you will be able to get around easier. Everything seems to be spread out :) If you... More
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