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Ka'awa Loa Plantation

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   PO Box 1280, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
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Ranked #1 of 15 Captain Cook B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed at the plantation for our first night on Big Island. This is the perfect place to unwind after a long flight. What bliss! The plantation house is exquisite with beautiful decor. The grounds showcase the rainforest and views from the back porch are spectacular. The hosts are very knowledgeable about everything Hawaiian. Lastly, Michael's breakfasts... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is the Crown Jewel and truly Aloha and E Komo Mai, which means hello and welcome to my home! Actually, Greg and Michael make you feel Ka’awa Loa Plantation is your home! This place is magnificent and can’t imagine staying anywhere else on the Big Island. I was on the Big Island for work and this place was just... More

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Pasadena, California
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Our 1st trip to the Big Island and spent the 1st night at Ka'awa Loa Plantation. From the moment we turned in the driveway we knew how special this plantation was. Surrounded by tropical trees,flowers and gardens with a yard that had sweeping views of the sea.It is truly a gem. Michael and Greg are so helpful and welcoming. Breakfast... More

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Lucerne, Switzerland
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We can only recommend this B&B. Michael and Greg and especially Hanna were great. The breakfast is phantastic and the view from the terrace perfect. We stayed in the Suite which is very spacious. It was cleary the best B&B on our tour of Big Island.

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We hardly say this, after all, there are so many places to see and even more accommodations to choose from. But after our three night stay at Ka'awa Loa, we know for sure that if we ever travel to the Big Island in the near future, we will plan on a stint in the south Kona coast if only to... More

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Richmond, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I'm not a B&B person - always worried about the hosts, other guests, lack of privacy. But the reviews for Ka'awa were so good we decided to risk it - and we're glad we did! Greg was away but Michael was a wonderful host and Hanna was a delight - welcoming us with hugs, macadamia nuts and mango juice, sharing... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

What a find! I almost don't want to rave too much for fear of not being able to get a reservation next time! greg and Mike are wonderful hosts and their property is beautiful. This was a wonderful way to spend 2 unforgettable days on the big island.

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Baltimore, MD,USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

It's been a while since I visited (May 2011...I can't go back that far) but I wasn't on TripAdvisor at the time...and I MUST sing praises to Michael and Greg for the most wonderful experience on any of the islands. My favorite island is actually Kauai - but my favorite place in Hawaii is Ka'awa Loa Plantation. I absolutely adore... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I cannot say enough about Ka'awa Loa Plantation. This B & B is such a gem. The hosts/owners, Michael and Greg, are the best. Food they prepare is so fresh and delicious, much of it made from what they grow. The setting is beautiful, high and over-looking Keleakakua Bay, which I could see from the spacious veranda. They keep on... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The Ka'awa Loa plantation is a beautiful BnB with an incredible view of the bays along Captain Cook. Greg was a very approachable and attentive host, while still allowing lots of space and privacy for guests to relax without feeling bothered. Despite having several other families staying, the house is so spacious that you never feel crowded. This home has... More

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Address: PO Box 1280, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Captain Cook
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ka'awa Loa Plantation 3.5*
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Ka`Awa Loa Plantation Hotel Captain Cook
Ka'Awa Loa Plantation Hawaii/Captain Cook

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A sophisticated, plantation-style B&B ideally located directly above Kealakekua Bay. Offers luxury amenities such as an outdoor hot tub, a traditional Hawaiian cedar steam, outdoor lava rock showers, a wrap-around lanai with a Hawaiian daybed, a fireplace, and an unobstructed view of the South Kona coastline! The perfect place to base your Big Island adventures! ... more   less 
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