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Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast

13-3315 Makamae Street, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778 (Formerly Hale Makamae Bed & Breakfast)
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Ranked #1 of 16 Pahoa B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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17 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friend and I chose hale moana because of the great tripadvisor reviews and because they had a kitchenette in the room. Pahoa is the 'real' Hawaii, near the rainforest and our goal was the Maku'u farmers market and the Hilo farmers market. We thought we might want to cook something. We found the accomodations modern, clean and spacious. the... More

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Bothell, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for four nights in April and if we'd dreamed up an idea of what we wanted I don't think that we could have improved upon our experience. The owner, Petra, was wonderful and welcoming throughout our stay. We stayed in the Pualani Suite, which we were told was added on to the property pretty... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Normally our travels are not geared towards the local B&B market because it is usually late when you arrive and mostly too late to make any other plans. This time we had a very pleasant surprise. The Hale Moana B&B in the Pahoa region was in our opinion all it advertised to be and then some. The property is super... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Pahoa is off the beaten path for most tourists. The B&B property has beautiful gardens and the rooms are large though a bit "tired". Petra is a gracious host and provided us with detailed maps and suggestions for activities which helped us get the most out of our time. If you snorkel or just want to enjoy the views, take... More

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Jericho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We had a lovely stay in the Pahoa region of Hawai'i. Petra (the owner) was a great hostess, served wonderful breakfasts and has lovely grounds. Excellent beds, very clean and comfortable rooms. Excellent in all respects. Her knowledge of the area helped us plan day excursions. The Hawai'i travel book called Hawaii Revealed has little to say about this area.

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

This is a friendly, comfortable place that is set in lavish grounds that would rival most tropical botanic gardens! Our garden suite was roomy and comfortable. We stayed in the Garden Suite which had a well appointed kitchenette. Petra is a remarkable host! Excellent communication before our visit and she is a gracious host as well as having a fantastic... More

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Victoria, BC, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The hosts were very pleasant, great cooks and very accommodating. It's quite remote, so we expected it would be very quiet, but then the nocturnal coqui frogs struck up and it was a noise we had to get used to. Not the fault of the B&B but certainly a noticeable sound all night. The grounds are gorgeous, and we enjoyed... More

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Markham, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Greatly enjoyed our brief stay in the Garden Suite at Hale Moana with its glorious tropical garden, nightly chorus of tree frogs, excellent breakfasts and very warm hospitality of Petra. Garden Suite is excellent with capacity for evening self-catering and very reasonably priced. We much prefer the quieter, less developed eastern side of the island is -close to Volcano NP... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

My boyfriend and I spent one night on the East side of the island during our trip to better visit the volcano, lava tubes, and Hilo - and Hale Moana was perfect! We were booked for the Makamae studio but were upgraded to one of the suites when we arrived (yay!). Our room was spacious and beautiful and private. The... More

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Falls Church, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014 via mobile

This well located b&b near pahoa is in a safe pleasant neighborhood and has extensive lush tropical gardens. Ou host Petra loaned our family of five snorkel equipment. Southeast hawaii coast is minutes away and volcanoes national park is forty minutes. Excellent value. Big suite upstairs is worth the slight extra cost.

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Additional Information about Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast

Also Known As:
Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast Hawaii/Pahoa
Address: 13-3315 Makamae Street, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778 (Formerly Hale Makamae Bed & Breakfast)
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Pahoa
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Pahoa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Conveniently located between the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Hilo - Warm Island Hospitality and Aloha Spirit of old Hawaii – Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast offers comfortable, spacious suites surrounded by beautiful tropical serene gardens. Three suites with living room and kitchenette, one studio, all with separate entrances and private bathrooms. 10 min. to lava viewing area, where active red hot lava plunges into the ocean, 30 min. to Volcanoes National Park & Hilo/International Airport, 5 min. to Pahoa, in Leilani Estates. Close to hot ponds, black sand beaches, coastal parks, snorkeling, steam vents. German/English spoken, gourmet Island breakfast included in rates, families with children welcome, many other amenities available. ... more   less 
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