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Mauna Loa

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16-701 Macadamia Rd, Keaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749-8020
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16-701 Macadamia Rd, Keaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749-8020
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was little more than an Ice Cream and bathroom break. Sure you could look in the windows and see some random people working and other putting chocolate on the macadamia nuts other than that the best part was the drive in and see all...More

Thank DARigby
Reviewed 1 week ago

With so much to do on the Big Island I would keep driving and spend your time elsewhere. A pricey gift shop and the samples were doled sparingly out by a worker behind the counter. You had to hold your hand out and beg for...More

1  Thank BBKMquinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We usually take guests by here but there is not much to see. The self tour is just looking at a warehouse from a distance. You do get a few tastings.

Thank Lois C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on a tour of the island. It was a neat place where you can taste all the various flavors of the macadamia nuts

Thank Evelyn D
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

We stopped off here as part of a tour. The place was busy selling a wide range of different flavoured and covered macadamia nuts. Our favourites were the dark chocolate ones. There is plenty to sample and some good offers to purchase in order to...More

Thank JayandLuke2007
Reviewed May 24, 2017

On our arrival, the "self-guided" tour was closed. A nice woman let us taste as much as we liked because there were no tours right then. We purchased many cans from a surly cashier and proceeded to a nearby market for picnic supplies. At the...More

Thank cannabelle-SF
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

As part of our tour of the Big Island we visited Mauna Loa factory You can take a self guided factory tour viewing the working factory through large glass windows and watching a video After the tour (or before if you can't wait for the...More

Thank Kyramykala
Reviewed May 13, 2017

The factory tour is simple and can be seen in 5 minutes. It is located right across the store. It is good to see how they prepare the mac nuts. Just driving thru the property is like going back to the old hawaii days 100...More

Thank HawaiiTraveler777
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Yum yum yum. The quick self guided tour smells sooooo good. Watching the small number of people running the factory was interesting. Awesome gift shop. With awesome gifts and samples. Really clean and fresh feeling. Was a nice stop a bit from Hilo.

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

For being the biggest producer of Macadamia nuts in Hawaii this place wasn't all it cracked up to be. The drive through the nut orchards were pretty cool however when you get there you are limited to samples as they hand you 1 at a...More

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December 13, 2016|
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Response from Awsomeal | Reviewed this property |
There is no fee. It's a good look around prices on the products are good. And you will end up taking some away . We just. Couldn't decide how many Have fun
January 26, 2016|
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April 25, 2015|
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Response from Denis2727 | Reviewed this property |
Should be, all they handle are Mac nuts