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Recent Hakalau reviews

  • Hakalau Haven

    "My entire family came over to Hawaii to celebrate my Son's wedding and Hakalau Haven was the perfect Haven to house all of us. It comfortably fit all 15 of us and even provided a pack and play for our little 1 year old. This will definitely be one of our most memorable family vacation! Starr was very accommodating getting us settled and allowing us a late check out! Thank you for the warm hospitality!"
    Guest: Christine N. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 22, 2014
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  • Relaxing retreat

    "My husband, baby & I traveled from Oahu (where we live) to the Big Island to meet up with family from the mainland and New Zealand for a few days. This vacation rental was perfect. It's quiet, clean and has everything you need to make for an enjoyable stay. Starr met us at the rental and was very friendly. The owners were also a pleasure to deal with. I loved that there was a pack and play we could use without having to bring ours with us. Highly recommended!!"
    Guest: Island Hopper Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 9, 2014
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  • Good!

    "* Location/View: The Lai Nani grounds are very well maintained. The entrance walk features some lovely gardens, and then down the hill towards the living spaces there is a gazebo and a great view of the ocean. They have clearly put a lot of effort into the property and it shows. As you've probably heard, the Northeast side of the island get a lot of rain, and we definitely found that to be true during our stay. Finally, the resort itself is fairly isolated - probably about 15 minutes from Hilo or any other town. This is either a good thing or not depending on what you want so just be aware. * Interior: My first impression was "wow" - the bungalows have high ceilings, and a clean, sleek design style. Be careful about leaving food or dirty utensils laying in the sink - we found that the bugs were quick to come out. I suspect this is more a problem with the region rather than this specific unit - there is a lot of lush vegetation and rain, and so there's probably a lot more bugs too! * Sleeping Experience: The blinds closed enough for the room to be "pretty" dark. The mattress was fairly comfortable but it creaked really loudly whenever we moved which made it difficult to sleep. * TV and Internet: The TV was a nice flatscreen, and the internet was easy to set up and fairly fast."
    Guest: Brian B. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 9, 2014
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  • Simply Amazing

    "What a treasure. If you want to experience the real Hawaii, this is the place to stay. Beautiful sunrises, amazing views, breathtaking stars, rain on the roof, frogs and gecko sounds at night, peace and solitude. We spent our week on the lanai. Why stay inside when you can experience the outdoors in comfort. Watching the sunrise from the hanging bed, listen to the rain at night, enjoy a BBQ sitting in the rocking chairs, you can't ask for much more. Norm and Sheree were awesome hosts. They made us feel like part of the family. We enjoyed Sheree's fresh banana bread, greens from her garden, and fresh from the farm bananas everyday. You are far enough away from the tourists to relax, yet close enough to see the sights. Would we visit Hulili again - absolutely. Mahalo to Sheree and Norm."
    Guest: Cammie Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 15, 2014
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