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Northshore Hostel Maui

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

We were there for 5 days and stayed in a private room. Very quiet to rest and clean. We had free pancakes, coffee, tea and basic kitchen needs. Be aware of the parking lot you have in front of the hostel. When they say 12h parking is 12h h parking!

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

I've always loved Maui but accommodations can be so expensive. This was the first time I'd seen Northshore Hostel in my search so they must be busy a lot. I'll start with a few of my not so favorite things. The bed was just ok. My room did not have air conditioning, only fans, so it was almost always a... More 

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Port Ludlow, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Second time I've stayed here, as some mainland flights arrive in Maui too late for Molokai connection. Such a deal: free shuttle from airport & back (do tip!), people who work here are nice & helpful, the other travelers are always interesting. I'm happy to share a dorm room, as long as I get a lower bunk! Felt very comfortable,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

I came for some much needed R&R and found the hostel a perfect place to stay. They do a great job at keeping the place clean and organized. Everyone was friendly and helpful. I have stayed before and will definitely come back again.

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Michael D, Manager at Northshore Hostel Maui, responded to this review

Dear Alone....thanks for your visit...we're happy you enjoyed your R & R at Maui's best hostel.... The Northshore Hostel Maui! Mahalo More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Room tiny but comfortable and clean, conditioned air. The kitchen was full of accessories. The stuff kindly and friendly. They give you all info you need. There is a free wifi and a pc to use. Close to airport of Kahului, close to the restaurants and cafè.

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Michael D, Manager at Northshore Hostel Maui, responded to this review

Dear Zonex....mahalo from the friendly and cute staff of The Norhshore Hostel Maui More 

Saskatoon, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

If your hesitant about going to Hawaii because of the cost, definitely consider this hostel over a hotel - you'll save money and have a nice place to stay! It's clean, safe, quiet and I personally like Wailuku, it's sort of central so you can bounce all around Maui. The staff was really nice and you can be a social... More 

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Michael D, Manager at Northshore Hostel Maui, responded to this review

Thanks Vickay, we're happy you enjoyed your visit and thanks for the tip to other travelers...The Norhshore Hostel Maui is the best budget accommodation on Maui! More 

Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

My husband and I stayed at the Northshore Hostel two and a half years ago and enjoyed our stay so it was an easy decision to return on this trip. It is a well managed hostel in the lovely little town of Wailuku. Very central for a stay on the island and close to kite beach...which was where we wanted... More 

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Michael D, Manager at Northshore Hostel Maui, responded to this review

Dear Rachel Mahalo for your repeat business...we're working hard to make all the cosmetic improvements that this old hostel requires! We hope to see you again at Maui's best hostel...The Norhshore Hostel Maui....aloha! More 

Tenmile, Oregon
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36 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

I have never stayed at a hostel before and was a bit worried about this "communal" experience. We had a private room with a private bath. The shower was directly across from our room so it was quite handy. The place was quite clean and the staff was most friendly, answered questions with expertise, and offered suggestions as appropriate. Even... More 

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Michael D, Manager at Northshore Hostel Maui, responded to this review

Dear Marilyn We're happy that you enjoyed your visit and your room for your first hostel experience....and you definitely selected the best on Maui....The Norhshore Hostel Maui! Mahalo nui loa.... More 

Spokane, Washington
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Nice hostel. We got there at 10:30 at night, got in easily with the door code we had been given, and were taken care of by the receptionist who was personable and helpful. She personally showed us to our room and explained how to work the air conditioner and ceiling fan. We stayed in one of the deluxe private rooms... More 

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Michael D, Manager at Northshore Hostel Maui, responded to this review

Dear tlks201 Thanks for the pancake cooking lesson....our guests love those things...free breakfast, coffee, tea etc here at The Norhshore Hostel Maui....enjoy! More 

Sherbrooke, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Super clean, nice, friendly, welcoming, safe... perfect! Janine and Scott were the best. Dorms are very comfy (good mattress and A/C) and clean. You can rent snorkling gear for only 5$/day or a surf board, SUP... You also have a discount for a snorkel tour (5hours with a super nice and clean boat). For only 33$/night in a dorm: super... More 

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Michael D, Manager at Northshore Hostel Maui, responded to this review

Dear Melanie Thanks for your kind words....we're happy that you appreciate the hard work we enjoy doing for our guests...happy trails! More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aloha and E Komo Mai! The Northshore Hostel Maui is an ideal location to explore our tropical paradise. Spend your entire holiday with us or just one night! Our rates are the lowest on Maui and we strive to offer impeccable customer service to guests of all ages. We are located in downtown Wailuku, in the foothills of the West Maui Mountains, only 5 miles (10K) from the airport. We offer free airport transfers for our guests. Our facility is clean, safe, secure and friendly. A hostel is a great way to meet new people and save your hard earned money! You will find it easy to relax and feel comfortable and enjoy your stay with us. We hope to see you soon. A hui hoa! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Northshore Hostel Maui

Address: 2080 W Vineyard St, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793-5614
Location: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Wailuku
Price Range: $64 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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