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Closes on a Whim

We drove to Kaupo over a highway that bordered on skookum at times because we wanted to visit the... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
dldcw2
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Vancouver, Canada
It's all about location

The historic building was closed for repairs and the "store" operated under a canopy. It's still a... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2017
Denny G
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Jun 11, 2018
“Closes on a Whim”
Feb 6, 2018
“Inexpensive Handmade Gifts”
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217 Kaupo Road, Hana, Maui, HI 96713
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

We drove to Kaupo over a highway that bordered on skookum at times because we wanted to visit the Kaupo General Store. We thought it fascinating that there wold be such a store in the middle of nowhere. It was closed in the middle of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dldcw2
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Sweet general store with friendly staff. Many trinkets from the sea. Nice stop with clean restrooms. Be sure to hold down the handle. Takes cash.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

This used to be a 'must do' stop on our drive around this area. We are told by the lady who was operating the store that the landlady decided that they couldn't be in the store any longer - that is only one side of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Janisinbc
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

We stopped hoping to see the inside of the original store. Unfortunately it closed a year ago according to the woman managing the outdoor register. I had looked up pictures of the old store and it looked so cool with all the old items, especially...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank traveling_with_kathy
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

My hubs and I stopped in to buy some water and snacks. We asked where the restroom was after we paid for our goodies. The woman who worked there rudely stated that we had to leave a tip to use the restroom. Yes, even though...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank rechelle7
Reviewed May 9, 2017

The historic building was closed for repairs and the "store" operated under a canopy. It's still a good place to stop, take a break, and sip a soda.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Denny G
Reviewed March 5, 2017

On our drive to Hana the Kaupo General Store was one of our spots we were looking forward to seeing. Just a small store but in a beautiful location. Worth the stop.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Napsterthecat
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by as our tour guides on The Road to Hana store suggested we stop by to have a browse of the "historic" store and use the facilities before continuing on our journey. Well it was very disappointing for a couple of main reasons....More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Mark G
Reviewed July 28, 2016

This little store located on Piilani Hwy in Kula HI doesn’t look like much from the outside, but once entered…it has just about anything that is needed. According to research, it was built in 1925…and is still pretty sturdy for its age. It boasts lots...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank KMW-FL
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

When walking into the famous Kaupo Store, you immediately take notice of the collection of souvenirs, trinkets, and a surprise of items on a museum like display. The store has been around for over 90 years, and the shape of the plantation style building tells...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Ashley T
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