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85-4577 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8500
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#6 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Captain Cook
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Hale-Ho'Ola B&B is 20 miles South of Kailua on the Big Island. It is a two story plantation style house nestled among tropical plants & flowers, offering a panoramic view of the ocean & unforgettable sunsets. South Kona has the Old Hawaiian flavor, with countryside, coffee farms & quaint little towns. Within 10 mins of:-Snorkeling & Swimming Beaches-with dolphins & turtles-Famous Painted Church-Place of Refuge Historic Park. Our coffee is 100% Local farm grown Kona coffee hand delivered by the farmer. Snorkling here is world class- we have snorkle gear available free for our guests. Parking is at the door.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wifi
Free breakfast
Hiking
Horseback riding
Non-smoking hotel
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Snorkeling
Windsurfing
Fishing
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
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Private balcony
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Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Family
Ocean View
Languages Spoken
English, Filipino
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barneyandi wrote a review Jun 2020
Harrogate, United Kingdom14 contributions10 helpful votes
We stayed for five nights in February and thoroughly enjoyed our time at this delightful B&B. All rooms have beautiful views overlooking lush vegetation and the sea beyond. In the evenings you can watch the sunset from your lanai and hear the insects and creatures chirping when it turned dark. It was fun to see the wild pigs roaming about and to watch the finches at the bird feeders every morning whilst we were eating the delicious breakfasts prepared by Elma. The hosts Carl and Elma were very friendly and helpful and made us feel very welcome. There was an impressive array of snorkelling equipment available to borrow as well as beach towels and reef shoes. Carl went out of his way to find a pair of fins to fit me. If we ever get the chance to come back to Hawaii we will definitely stay here again.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Kim L wrote a review Feb 2020
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We would like to give a BIG THANK YOU to our Kind and Wonderful Hosts at Hale Ho’ola Bed and Breakfast, Carl and Emma. The rooms were wonderful with ocean views and the breakfasts were very delicious and satisfying. If you want a real taste of Hawaiian Life on the Big Island, this is the place to stay. Rex, the resident German Sheppard will be here to greet you with a friendly woof! The birds, Justin the gecko and the wild pigs will accompany you for breakfast. Aloha!
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Carl Dirkers, Owner at Hale Ho'ola B&B
Responded Feb 29, 2020
Thank-You for your stay. We appreciate your good vibes and we are looking for your next visit. Mahalo Hale-Hoola B and B. Big Island, Hawaii
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Pradosh wrote a review Jan 2020
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Carl and Elma are wonderful hosts. Couldn't have asked for anything more during our four nights stay at Hale Ho'ola B&B. Great location in Captain cook, quite close to two-step, one of the best places for snorkeling in Big Island. We stayed in the Palm suite that had a wonderful lanai with ocean view. Nothing like waking up to a delicious breakfast in the morning (that our kids finished each time, BTW ;-)) and being able to borrow all the gear necessary for a day on the beach..., with helpful tips from Carl and Elma on places to visit.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Response from CarlDirkers, Owner at Hale Ho'ola B&B
Responded Jan 7, 2020
We are pleased you enjoyed yourselves.. Snorkling, Kona coffee,,Elma's breakfasts.. contribute to a great vacation.. Cheers- Happy New Year: Carl
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Ace Roinox wrote a review Nov 2019
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We found Hale Ho'ola to be a true gem: quiet and peaceful, surrounded by vegetation, yet a central location for branching off in any direction to see the sights of the Big Island. You are literally out in the country. From your very private lanai you can see cattle and wild pigs, and will be lulled to sleep every night by a chorus of coqui frogs. The ubiquitous geckos came and visited our lanai, as well as the breakfast lanai upstairs, wanting to make friends. Carl and Elma are delightful hosts, and were knowledgeable and helpful in planning our daily events. The property is located between two wonderful beaches, literally a 5-minute drive in either direction. All the necessary beach and snorkeling gear is provided, with an assortment to fit and please nearly everyone. Elma's breakfasts were ample and delicious, and provided an opportunity to meet the other guests and hear about their adventures from the previous day. l
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Date of stay: October 2019
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Holly wrote a review Sep 2019
Erie, Colorado38 contributions16 helpful votes
We enjoyed so very much our two night stay at Hale Ho'ola B&B. Carl and Elma are outstanding hosts, making sure their guests' needs are all met. In addition to a delicious breakfast each morning, we were allowed to borrow snorkel masks/fins, beach chairs, umbrella and boogie-board, a convenience which saved us time and money. We stayed in the Plumeria Suite, which had an ocean view and small lanai. The Lanai had sufficient seating, along with a table and small fridge. The Location, south of Captain Cook, provided us a taste of the real Hawaiii; hope one day, we can return.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Response from CarlDirkers, Owner at Hale Ho'ola B&B
Responded Sep 19, 2019
Elma and I are sure happy you enjoyed yourselves,,Carl
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PRICE RANGE
$116 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesHawaiiIsland of HawaiiCaptain Cook
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hale Ho'ola B&B
Which popular attractions are close to Hale Ho'ola B&B?
Nearby attractions include Paleaku Gardens Peace Sanctuary (3.6 miles), Honaunau Bay (2.5 miles), and Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park (2.5 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Hale Ho'ola B&B?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Hale Ho'ola B&B?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Hale Ho'ola B&B?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hale Ho'ola B&B?
Conveniently located restaurants include Ka'aloa's Super J's, Big Jakes Island B-B-Q, and Keoki's Ono Fish n Chips.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hale Ho'ola B&B?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Filipino.
Are there any historical sites close to Hale Ho'ola B&B?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park (2.5 miles) and The Painted Church (2.4 miles).
Does Hale Ho'ola B&B have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.