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Hotel Molokai

1300 Kamehameha V Highway, P.O. Box 1020, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI 96748
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

went over to molokai from oahu for a short weekend trip. had a great time at this cute, little hotel. the room was great, nice big bed, lanai with table for two, fridge, microwave, etc. staff was very nice and accommodating. we spoke with all the locals at the bar and they were all super friendly. would definitely stay here... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This property is truly amazing: the location, the nature, the hotel itself and the friendly staff. I spent one night there, because I was heading to Hui Ho'olana retreat the next day, and it was probably my best night in Hawaii and a great introduction to the Hawaiian culture. First, the accommodation was awesome - the room had so much... More 

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Short Hills
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the ONLY hotel in Molokai - get the picture? Staff is very nice and they do their best. That's the good news. The rest of the story is that very few rooms are air conditioned. Who knew? I have been staying in hotels since the late 1950's and this is my first experience staying in one where A/C... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Convenient location. Rooms are in Hawaiian-inspired individual buildings with one ground-floor and one upper-floor unit. Rooms not air conditioned, but fan and cross-ventilation through louvers keep the room cool though it can be humid depending on the time of year. Cell and data service are not great - this hotel (and Molokai in general) is a place to "unplug." However,... More 

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Wadsworth, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed 2 weeks at Hotel Molokai on the island of Molokai, Hawaii. We loved the room which had a king bed and kitchenette. The bedding was clean and comfortable and the towels white and fluffy but some detail in the room needs attention as far as what you would expect in a 4 or 5 star rating. The grounds... More 

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Saratoga, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A very nicely maintained facility: clean room, tidy grounds, adequate amenities. Our ocean view room was very pleasant and isolated from the main complex of garden view rooms. The room could use an updating of the bathroom and sliding patio door. Maid service was very attentive and thorough. Front desk service was somewhat lackadaisical as was the 'concierge' staff. The... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel Molokai was perfect for us. It is located right on the beach with gorgeous sunsets. The pace is quiet, but interesting, as they have live music by many of the talented local folks every evening. Friday evenings, there is a group they refer to as "the elders" who sing and play Hawaiian songs. The staff was very friendly and... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Most people who visit Molokai stay in condos. Several reasons for this. Only one hotel and limited restaurants. We were only on the island for two nights so the hotel was best for us. We enjoyed staying here. It is right on the ocean. We watched whales breaching toward Lanai while eating breakfast. The rooms are simple but clean. There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not stay as hotel-guests , but came over for a snack. The service was really good, the drinks perfect (I had a Pina Colada) We ate alot from the snack menu (dinner start at 5pm) We were one adult and one child with Coeliac disease (no gluten) this was no problem! The owner even came with glutenfree crackers... More 

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Springfield, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, if you are looking to be pampered in the lap of luxury, Moloka'i is not the island you are looking for... I wanted to unplug and relax, and Hotel Moloka'i was almost perfect. The room was big, my pillows and extra pillows were fluffy, and the kitchen let us enjoy the fruits (haha) of the farmers market.... More 

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

Aloha Brook T, Thank you so very much for taking the time to post a review. We are happy to hear that you were able to unplug and just relax. We are also glad that you experience the true aloha of our island from the staff to the chef. Molokai is truly the last authentic Hawaiian experience you find. We... More 

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