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Kehena Beach Road, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

I stayed here for two nights in June. The weather was perfect, with no rain during the day, and very few clouds. As other have stated, the location is very remote, which for me was ideal. If you are the type of person who needs to be entertained, then you might not be happy here. If you just want peace... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Its like staying with your gay friend who just happens to have a house in Hawaii. Didier is a perfect host and he'll answer every and all questions you have about Hawaii, the B and B, and his own journey. Partner and I had probably the least desirable room in the house (shared bath, not on the poolside), but the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

My partner and I had a great stay here. Our room was clean and bed was comfortable. Pool and hot tub were great to use and relaxing. We enjoyed star gazing at night on the patio. The location is remote, and we enjoyed that. No traffic noise, really laid back. Our host was very nice and helpful in choosing places... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

We stayed here to celebrate our anniversary! The Paradise Suite is perfect for romance. I have given Absolute Paradise 5 stars for the following reasons: - Location was very private. - Clothing optional. - Near Kehena Beach - A great black sand clothing-optional beach. Visiting on Sunday is a MUST to get a up close and personal taste of the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

We recently stayed at the Absolute Paradise B&B and were somewhat disappointed in the place. The place really needs some updating. Our mattress was in very poor condition along with the linens on the bed. The furniture in the common areas probably could be replaced as well. The televison in the common area is an old 15in. television which is... More 

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AbsoluteParadiseBnB, Owner at Absolute Paradise Gay B&B, responded to this review

My biggest concern about this review was the comment about the quality of the mattress and I wanted a chance to ask other guests for their candid assessment before replying. I've now had five other guests (two couples and one solo traveler) sleep in this room since this review was posted online and I asked them for their honest opinion,... More 

Charleston, South Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013 via mobile

We loved this place . It is in a beautiful tropical setting in a peaceful village. Kalapana village cafe is nearby and it has amazing charm. This B and B is close to flowing lava and Didier the host can tell you how to get there. The pool and jacuzzi are great !

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Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Went to Absolute Paradise for our honeymoon and had a great time! The location is perfect because it's not so "tourist-y" yet still welcoming. Didier was the best host suggesting local attractions to see. Clean facilities, and a fabulous pool that has been re-surfaced so please disregard any previous reviews complaining about a pool liner. It's great! I hope to... More 

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San Diego
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

My partner and I were pleasantly surprised with this property. Absolute Paradise is tucked away on a much quieter, less traveled and completely serene part of the Island. You'll find nothing but locals here - not a tourist insight, apart from those staying at Absolute Paradise! The owner of the B&B is great - welcoming, informative and super friendly. We... More 

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San Diego, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

This was my second stay at Absolute Paradise and it was just as marvelous as I remembered it from the first visit. Didier is a great host and the open floor plan, pool, and deck give the place a homey feel and on both visits the guests interacted like a big extended family. Yes, it is out of the way,... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

If you want to see lava flows and a quieter part of the island, this is a great place to spend time. We recently stayed there (April 2012) and were very pleased with our stay. Didier, the proprieter, is very friendly and helpful. He helped us with dinner suggestions, lava guides and much more. We loved our room, the house,... More 

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Address: Kehena Beach Road, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Pahoa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
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