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Hotel Lanai

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   828 Lanai Avenue, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
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Ranked #3 of 3 hotels in Lanai City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 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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Toronto, Canada
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82 reviews 82 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in the cottage at Hotel Lanai recently and would like to give an honest review of a hotel we very much enjoyed, but was different than what we'd expected having read reviews and done research online. A few of our observations to assist with your travel plans: PROS - this hotel is ADORABLE and has... More

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States
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121 reviews 121 reviews
12 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our charming and soothing room - the perfect place to end a peaceful day on the island of lanai ! Staff made us feel at home throughout our too short stay. Loved waking up to the quiet sounds of this a Hawaiian oasis with coffee on 'our porch' ! The Resturant was a surprise pleasure. This island is subtle in... More

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Murphys, California, Usa
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I loved this hotel. It has a lot of character. The staff was friendly and helpful. The food at he restaurant was excellent, if a bit pricey. We enjoyed our stay. My son and daughter-in-law had a suite that was set off a bit with a great place for the family to gather.

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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We recently spent 3 nights at the Hotel Lanai and highly recommend it to anyone traveling to Lanai. We rented the cottage and if it is available would recommend spending the little extra to get it. It is clean and had everything we needed. You are set off from the other rooms so it was fairly quiet. The best part... More

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Waialua, Hawaii, United States
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I must be honest, my husband and I were disappointed and thought the hotel was over priced for what we received. If we return we would rent a B&B or stay at one of the resorts, hands down. The 1920 hotel is a historical building, which appealed to me, but I've listed the pros and cons to help you decide... More

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Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Had 4 nights at the hotel 2couples occupying rooms 1&2 which share the common veranda. Rooms are comfortable no phones or TV but free with-fi. Fridge in the closet. Bathrooms are compact but water was always hot. Staff extremely friendly and happy to answer questions and provide suggestions. Hotel supplied beach towels, flippers snorkels and face masks.Continental breakfast adequate however... More

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Aston, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

When we arrived we were greeted by the owner. After checking in we were escorted to the "cottage" ,our room for the next three nights. The room had a tv and a queen bed with updated bath. Very comfortable. They serve a continental breakfast. The town has several nice shops including a couple restaurants and markets. The town is only... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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48 reviews 48 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

All the way around fantastic!! Very pleased that we chose to stay here. The grounds are lovely and set in the pines at the top of the little town. A historic building, you really feel like you are family as you cozy up to your neighbors on joint lanais and have a fantastic continental breakfast together (think family style bed... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

There are two Four Seasons resorts on the Isle of Lanai, great hotels...but I wouldn't choose either over the Hotel Lanai. The owners and staff are super friendly. The on-site restaurant: superb. This is the place the locals go to celebrate special occasions, and rightly so. There is a fun little bar, a great wine list and a menu to... More

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Carlsbad, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We loved our accommodations and wonderful service at the Hotel Lana'i! It felt like we were really experiencing history in a lovingly cared for, nearly 100 year old plantation built by James Dole for his Dole pineapple company executives. We had a shared balcony, which we used every day to curl up in our wicker furniture and relax. Our little... More

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Address: 828 Lanai Avenue, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
Location: United States > Hawaii > Lanai > Lanai City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Lanai 3*
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Nestled amongst the towering Cook pines is a small country inn with ten plantation-style rooms and a private cottage called Hotel Lanai. It is a historic landmark, built in 1923 by James Dole as lodging for his pineapple plantation executives. Inside Hotel Lanai is a beautiful restaurant and bar, the Lanai City Grille, with award-winning cuisine. Tourists can relax in the cool breezes, enjoy the quiet atmosphere, and appreciate affordable accommodations. ... more   less 
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