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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Remarkable bed and breakfast with amazing Oriental themed decor. Breakfasts were simply exquisite and the attention to detail was amazing. The staff was warm and welcoming and the view is unrivaled. Highly recommended

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Hidden away from the tourist crowds of Kailua-Kona, whilst still very well located to see all the best beaches and attractions in the area - Holualoa Inn is absolute perfection. If you want luxury but want to avoid the big mainstream resorts look no further, this is the best you will find. Service is attentive and friendly without being invasive,...

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Holualoa Inn O, Guest Relations Manager at Holualoa Inn, responded to this review

Much mahalo for choosing Holualoa Inn and for posting this lovely review! With so much to see and do on the Big Island of Hawaii, many of our guests stay with us for only a few nights before moving on to another part of the island. The Big Island is, however, not that big and guests can actually drive all...

Nelson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Holualao Inn is the hillside paradise that allows you to escape from the commercialism of Kona. It is a very nicely appointed B&B with beautiful grounds and nice views. The room we stayed is probably the smallest room we have ever stayed in at a luxury inn. The pool was fantastic and verandas meant there was always somewhere to sit...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about Holualoa Inn is just right - they've considered of every detail. Staff are thoughtful and gracious, knowledgable about the area. The property is away from the tourist crowds along Kona coast, but close enough (10 minute drive) that you don't have to plan a day trip just to go to the beach. And the views of the coastline...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Holualoa Inn was one of the highlights of our Hawaii visit. The extensive grounds are meticulously maintained and include fruit orchards, coffee plants, a vegetable garden with green house and a chef who brings it all to life in outstanding breakfasts each day. Additionally guests are welcome to peruse the gardens and pick and use the fruits and vegetables...

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Holualoa Inn O, Guest Relations Manager at Holualoa Inn, responded to this review

So much mahalo for this wonderful review and for choosing Holualoa Inn for J's birthday celebration! Mahalo as well for taking the time to wander through our orchards and gardens. Coming from the mainland, it's always a treat to see all that grows on our land. From our coffee and fruit trees to our vegetable and herb beds, Chef Bernardo...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a special place intended for those who want to be off the beaten path, away from the crowds and who don't need a beach and a Mai Tai before they think they are on a holiday. Holualoa is a small village full of artists that is located above Kailua Kona at about the 1600 foot level. This is...

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Holualoa Inn O, Guest Relations Manager at Holualoa Inn, responded to this review

So much mahalo for this wonderfully descriptive review. You have truly described the charm of Holualoa Inn, where casual elegance meets Polynesian style. We are, of course, delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us. One item of note - we do offer To-Go Lunches with 24 hours advanced notice. Our lunches include fresh fruit from our...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We finished up our honeymoon here and it was a great end to it. Beautiful views, beautiful property, great service, super comfy beds, pool and a hot tub. We had an early flight out and the chef insisted on coming in early to have a hot breakfast ready for us to take away.. at 5:30am!

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Holualoa Inn O, Guest Relations Manager at Holualoa Inn, responded to this review

Whether you're looking for adventure, looking to be pampered, or perhaps a little bit of both, Holualoa Inn has the perfect Honeymoon package for you. Much mahalo for choosing Holualoa Inn for your honeymoon celebration, and for taking the time to post this wonderful review. We wish you all the best for a long and happy life together and look...

San Carlos, California
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is an incredible property. It's absolutely the most wonderful B&B we've ever stayed at. From the moment you enter the Inn, you are impressed with the beautiful architecture and furnishings. The service is impeccable. We had the best gourmet breakfasts prepared by an expert Cordon Bleu-trained chef. Our Magnolia Suite was fantastic; the views were amazing. The setting of...

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Holualoa Inn O, Guest Relations Manager at Holualoa Inn, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to welcome you home for K's birthday celebration! Much mahalo for choosing Holualoa Inn for this special occasion, and for writing this beautiful review. We're delighted to read how much you enjoyed Chef Bernardo's healthy and delicious garden-to-table breakfasts, and that you took some time to explore the Inn's nursery, gardens and orchards. We agree...

Simi Valley, California
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This was the most magical place to stay. So peaceful and calm.... the Inn is stunning and the staff was great... no negatives at all... pure bliss.... we stayed in the Gardenia Room... the view was awesome. They served a wonderful breakfast each morning...

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Holualoa Inn O, Guest Relations Manager at Holualoa Inn, responded to this review

Our signature suite, Gardenia offers a luxurious sitting room with a comfortable couch, easy chair, desk and wrap-around windows overlooking the ocean. The bedroom has a king-sized bed and private lanai (patio) overlooking our coffee orchard and gardens. As with all of our rooms and suites, guests in Gardenia enjoy complete access to the Inn's common areas and amenities, including...

Mill Valley, California
Reviewed 23 February 2017

My husband and I came here for a quick getaway. We only had 4 nights. This lovely spot refreshed us so completely we felt as if we'd rested for much longer. The views, the interior, the food, the staff- everything is so - well -perfect. One of the only times we didn't feel yearning for the "better resort next door"...

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Holualoa Inn O, Guest Relations Manager at Holualoa Inn, responded to this review

Special thanks to you for writing this beautiful review! We strive to provide a serene setting for our guests, allowing for much-needed relaxation and rejuvenation. With our panoramic views of the ocean, orchards full of tropical trees and soft Hawaiian music filling the Inn, we're delighted you found the quiet atmosphere you needed. Keep us in mind for a future...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casual elegance with Polynesian luxury... Spectacular Pacific Ocean views, 30 lush acres of well-tended tropical fruit and flower gardens, 5100 Kona Coffee trees, custom-tiled mosaic pool, exquisite inn guest rooms, cottage, covered open-air pavilion, exceptional service, rooftop, pool and garden gazebos and an abundance of Aloha Spirit all wrapped into our Kona bed and breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holualoa Inn

Address: 76-5932 Mamalahoa Hwy, PO Box 222, Holualoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96725-9762
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Holualoa
Price Range: RM1,915 - RM2,294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Holualoa Inn 4.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Our room (the Plumeria) was convenient to the pool but a bit dark. I'd highly recommend a room with a view!”
4jenniferhayes, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are very much alike with sunset ocean views.”
489RichardR, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Coffee Cherry has its own hot tub- others have views of the ocean- all are lovely”
dbpiatttelli, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms seem good with lovely views”
Daisy860, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suggest you consider the main house with a view of the ocean”
MassTraveler, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
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