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Aqua Hotel Molokai

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   1300 Kamehameha V Highway, P.O. Box 1020, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI 96748
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Meleana1 Hanalei, Hawaii
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
Hanalei, Hawaii
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The pool was sparkling but closed for cleaning, the restaurant was not open yet from refurbishing, but some friends and I hung out at the pool bar and had a ball. The bartender and cocktail waitress were as friendly, and helpful as any I've encountered in my world travels, their strawberry lemonade drink was exquisite, and we loved our conversations... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Molokai is a very small island without allot to do except relax. People on the island very friendly and will remember you after a few days. Hotel is clean and staff is friendly and helpful. Rooms aren't big and would recommend one with air conditioning unless your ok with the humidity, air units struggled to keep the room cool, very... More

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San Ramon, California
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157 reviews 157 reviews
20 hotel reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night, room 104. it was a little uncomfortable at first without air conditioning, but there were 2 fans in the room to circulate the air. I think we both slept well (I know i did). Upon arrival, we found the room to be very clean and well made-up, with clean white sheets on the beds... More

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Cabin John, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I kind of wish my sweaty nights at a recent trip to the Hotel Molokai involved something, anything, fun. But alas, it only involves having to spend a night in a sweatbox of a small room that had spent 13+ hours gathering heat in the baking Moloka'i sun. Trying to sleep in the room is akin to trying to sleep... More

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GMHotelMolokai, General Manager at Aqua Hotel Molokai, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback about your stay at Hotel Molokai. I would like to apologize for any inconvenience that you may have encountered during your stay. Please know that your feedback is very important to us and we utilize your comments by continuing to focus on making each guest experience the best it... More

Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in an idyllic setting with water views from the room. Molokai time means that nothing is rushed and it is very easy to be bewitched by the relaxed ambiance which permeates the whole island. One highlight of our stay was the Friday evening gathering of local musicians and hula dancers in the bar at the hotel, viewed... More

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GMHotelMolokai, General Manager at Aqua Hotel Molokai, responded to this review

Aloha, Thank you for taking the time to share about your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. I’m delighted that “Molokai time” was something that you incorporated into your stay. There’s really no better place than Molokai to find that relaxed ambiance. “Sunset over the water with cocktail in hand” sounds like a good vacation. I’m glad you enjoyed your stay... More

Bordentown, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed at the Hotel Molokai for 5 nights in July, and had a wonderful time! If you want to experience the true flavor of Hawaii void of chain restaurants and stores and hokey souvenir shops, then this is the place to come! Most of the people we met here were born and raised in Molokai or on one of... More

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GMHotelMolokai, General Manager at Aqua Hotel Molokai, responded to this review

Aloha GKtravelagent, Thank you so much for your positive detailed feedback on your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. Molokai is truly the last authentic Hawaiian Island and we take pride in keeping it that way. We are happy to hear that you and your family truly enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your comments with the entire staff.... More

LINCOLN CITY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The staff was incredibly helpful and friendly. They are establishing a restaurant and will offer food service again soon if they haven't begun already. Local music is a bonus and one night a week there is a ukulele jam/song fest with the elders.

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GMHotelMolokai, General Manager at Aqua Hotel Molokai, responded to this review

Aloha Patricia S Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. Our number goal is to always exceed the expectation of our guests and I'm glad we did just that. The restaurant is in the process of been built and we are hopeful to have a grand opening in early 2015.... More

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Not a bad place to sleep while working on island. The bar was pleasant and had a two person live band, so appreciated. I live on Oahu, so getting somewhere relatively quiet with amenties is theratpeutic. Watch out that the little caraf in the coffee makers does not jump out of your hand when you are up at 6:00 am... More

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GMHotelMolokai, General Manager at Aqua Hotel Molokai, responded to this review

Aloha Keith P, Thank you for taking the time in sharing your feedback about your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. I’m glad that you chose to stay with us while traveling for work. I’m delighted to hear that you were able to utilize some of the amenities that we have to offer. We look forward to your return visit as... More

Aspen, CO
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The property is a run like a hotel, but it is actually free standing bungalows that look like small residences. It was clean, comfortable, and inviting. The manager, Pua, was extremely helpful both during the booking process and throughout my stay. The location of the property on the island makes it easy to go in any direction and not have... More

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GMHotelMolokai, General Manager at Aqua Hotel Molokai, responded to this review

Aloha Aspencogirl, Thank you for sharing your positive feedback about your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. I’m glad that you found our hotel to be exactly what you come to expect. Those are definitely three things we strive for in part of providing exceptional service, clean, comfortable and inviting. I’ve shared your comments with Pua and we are looking forward... More

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Exactly what we were looking for in Hawaii. Michael and the entire staff were accommodating and welcoming. Choose the Oceanfront suites, which are right on the water and have A/C. On Friday evenings they have a traditional Na Kupuna performances, which was my favorite part of my stay.

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GMHotelMolokai, General Manager at Aqua Hotel Molokai, responded to this review

Aloha RowanFamily, Thank you for sharing your positive feedback about your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. It pleases me to hear that we were able to meet your expectations. I’m glad that we were able to accommodate you as well as make you feel welcomed during your stay. I've shared your comments with the staff and we are looking forward... More

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Additional Information about Aqua Hotel Molokai

Address: 1300 Kamehameha V Highway, P.O. Box 1020, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI 96748
Location: United States > Hawaii > Molokai > Kaunakakai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Aqua Hotel Molokai 3*
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