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Recent Molokai reviews

  • Magical Estate in Paradise

    "Jim's home on Papohaku Beach is by far the most exclusive retreat and location. We had our small intimate wedding at this home and it was an incredibly magical experience. We rented quite a few of the surrounding houses for friends and family and the location of this estate cannot be beat. The home is gorgeous and feels how Hawaii should feel, relaxed, peaceful, paradise. The grounds are spectacular with exotic plants, lush greenery and tons of palm trees. The pool is gorgeous and it's so nice to have a hot tub. We swam in the ocean at sunrise every day and then took a dip in the hot tub and drank coffee. Our whole family stayed in this house and it didn't feel cramped at all. Everyone had their own space and loved the house. Ma'asi was so helpful and we barely noticed him, but he was there when we needed him. This house was truly perfect for our wedding. We had the ceremony on the beautiful Papohaku Beach with our toes in the sand. All of our friends and family are so grateful that we chose Molokai and this home for our wedding because it was such a unique place that they most likely would have never experienced. We will definitely be back!"
    Guest: Laurel W. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: November 18, 2014
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  • Aloha Beach House and Moloka'i---a perfect match!

    "Stayed 10 days at the Aloha Beach House and it could not have been better. The house really is steps away from the ocean. What the pictures of the interior don't show is that you're only seeing the bottom half of the rooms. There are wonderful vaulted ceilings especially in the great room (living, dining, kitchen) and master bedroom which provide light and air. It's instant therapy! You just feel lighter and happier. The house is located on the east end of the island, which is wetter. We enjoyed (probably because we're from Oregon) the rain several nights and the variable weather. The ever-changing views of the ocean, Maui and Lana'i were fantastic! And the most unbelievable thing was you could stand in the ocean at low tide a few hundred feet from the beach and see absolutely no one else in the water or on the beach. Hard to believe in this noisy, crowded world. Do your research on Moloka'i. No real night life and no 24/7 businesses but an incredible place to visit. And the beach house is highly recommended. Washer/dryer was enormous plus and house equipped with pretty much everything you'll need."
    Guest: janek51 Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: May 11, 2014
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  • nice location

    "We were a party of four and enjoyed our stay in the cottage. It is a wonderful location and everything was clean and well-maintained. We recommend this place. Area attractions should be updated. We discovered many of the attractions were no longer in business."
    Guest: monika Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 11, 2014
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  • Away From the Maddening Crowd

    "The island of Molokai is unique in its rural open vistas that are book ended by tropical forests and steep mountains on the east end and wild waves on the rock/sand beaches on the west end. The home in the hills above Papohaku Beach is OUTSTANDING. The accommodations are all modern in well appointed and decorated bedrooms and baths. A fully furnished and equipped kitchen was a great surprise and had everything needed for cooking. The deck looking out across to Oahu and the ocean is the main gathering spot for dining/entertaining and reading. The sunsets are spectacular and a fresh papaya breakfast on the deck (the 30+herd of Axis deer grazing in the field each morning was an added plus) is the way to start a day in paradise. The ability to have a vehicle provided is a must and a great plus to the accommodations. The home location is very private but the town - small grocery, gas, some dining - is a 16+ mile drive. Great place to get away from the fast pace of life and grab a slice a paradise."
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 30, 2014
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Molokai Travel Tips

Molokai: Hawaii's Secret Paradise

To many people, the attraction of visiting Hawaii is the glitz and glamour of the many stylish hotels. Indeed, they create a great vibe but sometimes it's nice to experience how the islands felt when there were just beaches, palm trees and tracts of tropical forests. The island of Molokai is one of the least developed of the Hawaiian Islands. The residents are proud of the natural and cultural heritage that has been preserved here, and once you've spent a little while on Molokai, you'll soon appreciate why. Molokai vacation rentals are suitable for the traveler who enjoys nature, prefers to get away from the tourist bustle, and does not need modern conveniences to be entertained. It's a great place for that romantic getaway, anniversary celebration or quiet family holiday where you can spend some quality time together exploring the island's many treasures.

A Home Away From Home at Molokai Condos

Staying in a vacation home on Molokai, you can get a true glimpse of Hawaiian lifestyle. There is seldom any traffic on the roads and a great way to explore is to hire bicycles and ride along the coast. You'll soon find yourself sharing the island greeting of "Aloha" with people you pass by. Most of the homes are fully equipped and all you need to bring along is your groceries which you can stock up on at one of the local stores. Compared to some of the more developed islands, accommodations on Molokai are much more affordable which means you can stretch your travel budget and stay a little longer.

Things to see and do on Molokai

If you arrive at Molokai by boat from Maui, you will disembark at the Kaunakakai Warf which is the main harbor and marina on the island. Aside from regular ferries, many charter companies operate from here. You can book a leisurely sunset cruise or a deep sea fishing excursion. You could also go scuba diving or enjoy watching the humpback whales play in the waves in season. If you happen to be at the wharf on a summer weekend, you can watch the locals in their six-person canoe races. There's a great vibe as the crowds cheer on the paddlers and teams fight it out for victory.

Kalaupapa is a special reserve that was once a leper colony. It is spectacularly beautiful and there are amazing views from the cliffs. Access is restricted but you can join an organized tour and experience the history and natural beauty of the area. Most tours include a hike and mule ride as you explore the various historic sites. Father Damien was a priest who dedicated his life to caring for the lepers and the area is a memorial to his faithful service.

There are several other preserves on Molokai where you can go hiking. Some are on private land and access can only be gained if accompanied by a registered guide on an organized tour. Many people view a hike to the Hipuapua and Moa'ula Falls in the Halawa Valley as a highlight of their trips. The falls cascade down through two large rock pools. You can enjoy a swim in the lower pool but only if you abide by a local custom. Legend has it that the pool is home to a large lizard--a "mo'o." You need to first ask permission to swim by floating a ti leaf on the pool. If it floats, you may swim but if it sinks, it means the mo'o does not want you to swim and you should not enter.

The beaches are one of Molokai's greatest attractions. Beautiful, white palm-fringed sands create the perfect setting for that romantic moment. There are many beachfront properties to choose from when browsing for Molokai lodging, like Kaluakoi oceanfront condos. Imagine sitting on the deck and watching the waves gently roll onto the beach as the sun dips below the horizon.

Getting to Molokai

Hawaii's main airport is Honolulu on the island of Oahu. Molokai is located between Oahu and Maui and just a short ferry ride across the bay. Once on the island, you can get around easily by taking a taxi, renting a car or hiring a bicycle.

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