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Molokai Hilltop Cottage & West End Studio

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just arrived back home yesterday from the cottage. My stay was fantastic! Everyone mentions the view which is undeniably great. I also will add that you may find some condo's closer to beach, but they are on top of each other. What I liked about this cottage is that you are absolutely PRIVATE. The picture I see now accurately...

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

(+) Great view from balcony. Big room. (-) Facility gets old. Room gets hot by sunshine. Not all windows can be opened. Thus hard to cool down the room by wind. No restaurant nearby. takeaway menu is not available late evening nearby store. So prepare food and drink. Then you will enjoy nice view whole day. You need to pay...

Thank OS9999
Reviewed April 6, 2017

This cottage is the perfect place to unwind. It has the feel of a remote getaway yet you are only a mile from the local village. The house has all the basics you need. It is very quiet and as everyone will mention, the view is killer. I have stayed twice and recommend it for those wanting a quiet and...

Thank Ed E
Reviewed February 2, 2017

I'm writing this as I sit in the living room of the cottage. All the reviews are right about one thing. The great view. But from the moment you drive up the driveway past the two junk cars you start to get the idea of what you're in for. The deck is so rotten I immediately wrote the owner an...

7Thank Charlie M
Lockwood, California
Reviewed October 24, 2015

Kehau McKee’s charming Hilltop Cottage is not a luxury resort. If you’re looking for glitter and fancy, Molokai is probably not the right island for your Hawaiian adventure. But if you want a down-to-Earth place to connect with the quiet tranquil unspoiled beauty of the Hawaiian island that dodged development, this place is ideal. From the spacious lanai, the cottage...

4Thank Dodgerbloo
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed February 14, 2015

The Hilltop Cottage on Molokai's east side is a hidden treasure! If you are looking to awaken to the sound of birds, enjoy spectacular views from your large, private deck and enjoy the real Hawaii, this is the place. Several small, secluded, public beaches offer safe swimming and snorkeling and are wonderful spots to picnic, read, paint or just relax.The...

7Thank Lynn C
Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed January 20, 2015

The Hilltop Cottage is an amazing little place to stay and yes, as you've read, the house is in need of some repair but it is kept very clean and to us that was the most important factor and the view from the Lanai is simply SPECTACULAR!! We sat every morning enjoying our coffee and watching the whales...what a gift...

3Thank Carmen B
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed December 23, 2014

We booked this for the 2nd half of our honeymoon. Knowing that it was old Hawaii, wanting seclusion, privacy, amazing views of both Maui and Lanai from our lanai, the hilltop cottage was perfect. Reading through the guest book and some reviews, the guests concur that if you want resort quality experience this is not (nor probably Molokai) the place...

3Thank heberman112
Novato, California
Reviewed November 24, 2014

Molokai is more than a place, it's a state of mind. If I want the Ritz with mints on the pillow, a consierge and all that, then Maui has a Ritz. But if I want the best in genuine Hawaiian living? I would go to Molokai and step into a magic time machine that takes you back 50 years or...

3Thank ponns2014
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed October 24, 2014

Loved the rustic cottage and its incredible views. Having lived in Hawaii 30 years ago, it felt like coming home. The cottage was neat, clean and perfectly located to feel completely away from it all. The winding main road to get to it requires careful navigation but the vistas are lovely: Lanai, Maui, Kahoolalawe, royal fishponds. Turning left out of...

4Thank Shieldmaiden77
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Molokai Hilltop Cottage & West End Studio

Address: 9415 kanehameha, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI 96748
Location: United States > Hawaii > Molokai > Kaunakakai
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
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“This is not a hotel. You get all the rooms with views on all sides.”
701susanc, Oct 29, 2013 | Read review
“Lovely setting, but owner needs to up her game in terms of cleanliness and state of repair.”
  • Ceiling
  • Cracks everywhere
  • Crank for window has disintegrated
  • wear and tear
  • Looks like water damage
  • Paint needed
  • Bedroom wall
  • wear and tear
canuck169, Oct 7, 2013 | Read review
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