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Nalu Kai Lodge

2.5 of 5 18 Nalu Place, Paia, Maui, HI 96779
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bloomsbury, New Jersey
16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 5 minutes in Pa'ia, if you don't realize you need to go with the flow and relax, you're probably not going to have a great experience. Same goes for the Nalu Kai Lodge. If you're looking for ANY frills, this is not for you. But if you're there for a couple of days and you want a great location... More 

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Fallston, Maryland
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9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a no-frills place to stay. Very clean. Since we were there to sight see other things such as Haleakala at sunrise and The Road to Hana we knew we didn't need a fancy resort. Liam was helpful when we asked him questions. We enjoyed the laid back attitude. Could have used soem more towel racks to hang towels... More 

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SF Bay Area, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The Nalu Kai Lodge is located shortly down a private driveway off of Paia's main street. A handful of wonderful restaurants are a 2-5 minute walk from your room along with many little boutique gift stores, a couple drinking establishments, as well as an amazing little grocery store called Mana Foods. The beach is indeed close as well, about a... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Our stay at the Nalu Kai was flawless. First off, the hotel is located perfectly in Paia - 10 minutes from the airport and Kahului, 15 minutes to Upcountry, and about 30-45 minutes from the West Side. Our hostess, Maria was very warm and welcoming, and made some suggestions on local restaurants she thought we might like - we did!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at nalu Kai lodge many times! If you are looking for a convenience, comfortable place to stay in Paia, look no further! Nalu Kai lodge was so peaceful, clean, and beautiful! We stayed in a studio And it was perfect for my husband and I. I absolutely loved the shower, it had beautiful Pebble like floor detailing that... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is the second time I have brought my hiking group here. It is a small, very clean place tucked in a side street in Paia. You can walk to shops, a grocery store and our favorite restaurant, Paia Fishmarket plus many other restaurants. It is a short walk to the beach. Maria was on maternity leave so Liam hosted... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

My husband and I had a last minute snafu with our accommodations in maui, and as a result were facing sleeping in our rental car. nalu kai lodge was able to accommodate us when we were in a pinch! the room was cozy, clean and very reasonably priced. hotel owner gave us great tips of places to go eat within... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I rented a lovely little room on the 2nd floor. It was well appointed with an en-suite bathroom with shower, also you are literally 35 seconds from the high street yet still tucked away under palm trees for it to be quiet when you get back to your room - staff are pleasant and helpful. Highly recommended.

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Park City, Utah
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Stayed for our honeymoon, wouldn't have wanted anything more! Cozy, clean place to rest. Has a little deck with table and chairs. Located in the heart of downtown Paia lots of shops and restaurants within walking distance, the beaches (based on my standards) were not. The lodge sits off the street and is very private! If your looking for a... More 

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New York City, New York
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Compared to other places to stay in the area, this place was reasonably priced, cozy, clean and in the center of Paia. Walking distance to shopping, beach, restaurants, bars, etc. Close to airport as well, about 15 minute drive. Our room AC wasn't working the first night, we let the owner know and though he couldn't get it fixed the... More 

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Address: 18 Nalu Place, Paia, Maui, HI 96779
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Paia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Nalu Kai Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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