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Hale Makai Cottages

4400 OneOne Road, Haena, Kauai, HI 96714
Hale Makai Cottages
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Honolulu, Hawaii
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I absolutely loved this property. It had the perfect amount of luxury without sacrificing the local island style and feel one hopes to immerse in when visiting the islands. If you prefer to stay in large, grand-scale resorts, disconnected from the local scene and residential areas, this isn't the property for your stay. This is a place... More 

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Spokane, WA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

If you pay this much per night for a place, it's reasonable to have certain expectations. Such as shampoo. No little bottles of shampoo. No store close by either. So be sure to bring some or you will be washing your hair with bar soap. We lost power the first night we stayed. Since there is no a/c, the room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This place was so beautiful! From the pristine grounds to the inside of each cottage, it is clean and has plenty of furniture and amenities to enjoy the surroundings. There was a snafu the first night and our room was overbooked, but management took care of the situation very professionally and we ended up truly enjoying our little cottage in... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Our first baby is due in February and we figured that this would be our last opportunity for a vacation for a while. We booked a last minute stay at Hale Makai Cottages mid November and are so glad that we chose this spot! The beach was right there. We loved making most of our meals in the fully equipped... More 

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Browns Valley, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

My husband and I were looking for the ultimate non-resort Hawaiian experience and certainly found it at Hale Makai. We stayed in cottage #4 in November 2014 and although the weather was not what we usually encounter in Hawaii we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottages are remarkably clean, impeccably decorated, and thankfully quiet and remote. We would wholeheartedly recommend... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We stayed at Cottage #1 from June 20 to June 27. We cannot come up with a single complaint about the stay. The cottage was very nice. We bought our groceries at various stores and simply relaxed and enjoyed the never ending breeze. We rented a car, of course, and saw the entire island. We also took a boat excursion... More 

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HaleMakai, Manager at Hale Makai Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at Hale Makai Cottages. We would love for you to come back very soon and be out guest again. Take Care! More 

Portland, Oregon
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

If you are looking for a large resort with lots of kids running around, blasting music at the pool and multiple bars where you can do shooters every night, this isn't the place for you. However, If you are looking for a beautiful slice of paradise, with only the noise of the surf to lull you to sleep, this is... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Ideal location.. Postcard perfect! Right on the beach. Very private. We stayed a week and had the most relaxing, peaceful time. The property is only a 5 minute drive from Hanalei. Cottages have everything you could possibly need. For sure we'll be back again to visit! Mahalo to our friends at Hale Makai!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We stayed here for five nights the third week of October, 2013. I have to say we enjoyed our time immensely. Our cottage was the "Orchid" Unit 03 which I thought had the best location on the property. It was a lovely cottage with nice appointments. We slept very well each night and was welcomed with a "WOW" sunrise each... More 

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New York
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

My wife and I stayed here for 4-nights in mid-October for the final portion of our honeymoon. We both wished we had skipped Oahu and the Big Island and just stayed here the whole time! We spent several mornings and evenings snorkeling around the beach watching the unicorn fish come in to get cleaned by the cleaner fish and the... More 

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