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Recent Hamakua Coast reviews

  • A Week in Heaven

    "One of the ladies in our group would say after soaking in the Jacuzzi, "Gokuraku, gokuraku." This means, "Heavenly, heavenly." That's probably how our group of five ladies felt during our stay in Kapulena. We loved the house, the view from the lanai, the fruit trees, the large yard (just right for practicing pitching and chipping), and even the frogs who serenaded us in the evening. We learned about solar ovens and self-watering container gardens from the groundkeepers. All in all, we had a great time."
    Guest: Jayna T. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 22, 2014
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  • Nirvana!

    "Stayed at the Cliff House for 4 nights on our second stop during our 30th anniversary trip to the Big Island. I don't even know where to start. Everything about our stay was idyllic! I expected a rustic, simple cottage. The woodwork instead was just beautiful (what a ceiling!). The love and care that Kristan has put into every detail is quite evident - the art, the sculptures, the flowers - inside and out, just beautiful. The house is saturated in local culture. Books about the island and Hawaiian legend abound. And the view!!! Breathtaking, spectacular, awesome, amazing, holy - pick your favorite word and it still falls short. We really did feel like we were all alone in the Garden of Eden. Drinking wine on the lanai as the sun went down. Rocking on the swing in the garden. Simple delicious meals made in the well-equipped kitchen. Hot tubs watching the stars every night. Big comfortable bed with soft sheets and puffy pillows. I even loved the silky tropical curtains hanging from bamboo on the windows. Great road for jogging along the water too (don't be put off by the many friendly dogs who come out to say hi along the way). The house is minutes away from the Waipio Valley - a spectacular (but steep) hike down to a pristine black sand beach. You can also take a tour from the store just down the street. The quaint little town of Honokaa is just 10 minutes away with a few restaurants (Café Il Mondo was great for pizza and calzone. Also picked up a terrific CD of the local high school jazz band there!) Our very favorite beach was Hapuna Beach - gorgeous white sand beach great for swimming and snorkeling (drive to the left access area for shade and snorkeling). The restaurant at Hapuna Beach Prince resort was terrific for lunch. The beach at the Mauna Kea resort was also beautiful but the lot for public access fills up by around 8 am. The only other thing I can say is that I almost cried when we left. If you're looking for a romantic time with the one you love in paradise, look no further than the Cliff House."
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 11, 2014
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  • Wonderful stay!

    "We had a wonderful stay at the farm. The kids loved the farm and they did'nt want to leave. I really can recommend this place. Thank you, Kaye and your family, for having us and providing an excellent customer service"
    Guest: Sylvia W. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 22, 2014
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  • A beautiful stay.

    "We wanted to go explore the Norhtern side of the big island and ran into this little place in our search. We were so happy to have had the opportunity to stay at the Blue Lotus. Breakfast was a perfect start to the day beautiful yard, ponds, fountains etc. the room was very comfortable and good size. The hospitality of the owners was the best one could expect. We will be back."
    Guest: MisterSmoore Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 10, 2014
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