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Hotel Molokai

3.0 of 5
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1300 Kamehameha V Highway, P.O. Box 1020, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI 96748
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Portland, Oregon
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night before boarding the Safari Explorer. The hotel decor says economy as it is a bit dated, but the beds are comfortable, the wifi worked fine, cell service was hit and miss. Breakfast is good coffee and small grocery store muffins. It sounds like the restaurant will be out of commission for several weeks (months)... More 

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

Aloha Patricia B, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your night's stay at our property. We look forward to see you in the future. Mahalo Michael Drew General Manager 808.553.5347 mdrew@hotelmolokai.com More 

Skokie, IL
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80 reviews 80 reviews
9 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel (the only real hotel on Moloka'i) is quite lovely. The grounds are kept really well, with some beautiful flowers, and a small little stretch of beach behind the hotel. We were booked as part of a large group, and were supposed to get an oceanfront deluxe room, but every room was booked and they seemed to be putting... More 

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

Aloha Scohn, Thank you for taking the time out to post a review about your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and enjoyed the beauty of our property. We apologize if there was a mix-up in your accommodation. Our records shows that your accommodation was exactly what was requested by Un-Cruise. However, we... More 

Springfield, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great ,central location. Lots of parking. Big room and with the shutters open, nice breeze came thru. We were island hopping, so it was fun to add Molokai to the list. It was only $68 to fly in from Maui. I couldn't get a car 3 weeks out, but checked again the day of arrival and got lucky and got... More 

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

Aloha Ladybugexplorer, Thank you for posting a great review. We are glad that you added Molokai to your island hopping experience. Molokai is truly a magical place and we are happy your enjoyed your visit. We look forward to welcome you back in the future. Michael Drew General Manager 808.553.5347 mdrew@hotelmolokai.com More 

Staten Island, New York
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed there with my fiancée for nine days, December 2012 - January 2013. The place was amazing! No air conditioner...please, you DO NOT need one, at least on the second floor. Top windows are just screens, and turning the ceiling fan on will make you feel cold, so no need for conditioner. The room was big enough to fit a... More 

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

Aloha Alexandr G Thank you so much for posting a favorable review. We are delighted that you had an amazing experience during your visit. Molokai is truly a place to relax and find yourself again. We are anxiously waiting to welcome you back to your home away from home. Best Michael Drew General Manager 808.553.5347 mdrew@hotelmolokai.com More 

1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Our ocean view deluxe room was tiny, just a bed, desk and small bathroom. Wifi did not work. Apparently it has not for some time. There is no cell phone service at the hotel so I was totally cut off from work. The room looked nothing like it does on the website. Will never go back.

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

Aloha John M, Thank you so much for your feedback about your recent stay at Hotel Molokai. We apologize for any inconvenient you encountered during your stay with the lack of wifi. We will utilize your feedback by continuing to focus on making every guest experience the best it can be. We hope to be of service to you in... More 

Lebanon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Our room was clean. All night long, we were subjected to crowing roosters and barking dogs. Chickens are supposed to sleep at night, right? Not here. Pool and bar were very nice. Wi Fi never worked and staff did not care. You are not able to close the upper windows-open screens are what they are, so the road noise, (horrible),... More 

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

Aloha Connie S Thank you for posting a review. We certainly apologize for the noise of the neighbor's crowing roosters and the barking dogs during the night and for any inconvenience you encountered while staying with us such as the lack of wifi. We want to thank you for your feedback and we will continue to utilize them by ensuring... More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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48 reviews 48 reviews
4 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We traveled from Oahu to Molokai for a three-day Valentines Weekend trip. Because the place was booked over the weekend, we only were able to sign up to switch rooms half way through the trip. Which is good for you, because you can read the reviews of the Gardenview Deluxe and the Oceanview Deluxe. Gardenview Deluxe We arrived on a... More 

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UK
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70 reviews 70 reviews
26 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Molokai is a delightful island which is about fifty years behind the rest of the world. The one disadvantage of this is that hotel standards are also behind the times. The Molokai hotel is in an ocean side location but it goes downhill from there. The restaurant burnt down two years ago and is still not rebuilt. Breakfasts are nothing... More 

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Wilmette
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

The accommodations are serviceable. Certainly nothing fancy. Our room had a microwave and small fridge. Some rooms also have small stoves. All of these can come in handy since Moloka’i does not have a lot of great restaurants. So preparing your own meals isn’t a bad idea! The hotel restaurant had a fire a while back and is under construction.... More 

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hawaii
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Am writing to ask about the sanity of some of last reviewers. We having been staying at the hotel for the last 3 years and are planning our next visit before moving over right now. If you want a 4 star resort go someplace else, the hotel is old hawaii and we love it. Do not care if wifi is... More 

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