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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 14 January 2011

Hale Makamae is in a wonderful, quiet location. We were able to take an early morning volcano heli tour and take in the hot flowing lava by night, all just a few minutes away. The Lania suite at the B&B was spacious and had a fully equiped kitchen, plus a great bisto nearby. Breakfast was light and tasty. The pounding...

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Cobb, California
Reviewed 10 January 2011

Hale Makamae is a tropical paradise in every respect. Tiny frogs sing a melodic chorus with the intermitent rain adding to the music of a botanical garden setting. The songs of the I'iwi and other birds greet us in the morning, and the thoughts of brewed Kona coffee and Portugese sweet bread French toast hurry us into breakfast. The food...

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Ashaway, Rhode Island
Reviewed 9 January 2011

We wanted to stay in the Hilo area and selected the Hale Makamae B&B because they offered a two bedroom suite for a very reasonable price. Petra and John's accomodations were excellent, with delicious breakfasts and great suggestions for day trips in the area. I especially enjoyed seeing Petra's large collection of unusual orchids. The highlight of our stay was...

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Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 8 January 2011

My friend and I stayed at Hale Makamae for three nights at the end of December 2010. The B&B's owners made us feel welcomed and gave us great advice on how to make the most of our time on the Big Island. Their warmth and friendliness, together with the beauty of the nature surrounding the B&B made the trip a...

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Honolulu
Reviewed 7 January 2011

My biggest wishes for my 3 night Big Island stay were: 1) warm and gracious hosts 2) rain forest feel with beach close by 3) easy access to active lava flow 4) nearby, but not necessarily in Hilo 5) low cost 6) yummy food ....I encountered all of that and so much more at Hale Makamae. My trip just wouldnt...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 6 January 2011

Nice place to stay for viewing lava from volcano. The room was nice with a kitchen and two bedrooms. Only one bathroom. The lanai overlooked a great garden. The frogs were loud at night but not unpleasent.

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Camp Verde, Arizona
Reviewed 9 December 2010

Judy and I enjoyed our visit immensely and would, and have, highly recommended this B&B to our friends. The grounds are absolutely beautiful and our hosts were most pleasant and helpful, welcoming and gracious. Petra pointed out many local sites, tours and restaurants available in the area, things you don't see or might miss in the brochures. Her breakfast was...

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Yorba Linda, California, USA
Reviewed 2 December 2010

Perta and John were great hosts. We had to work one evening, and they let us use the breakfast area and wireless internet. We enjoyed visiting with them and the other guests that came through over the evening. We learned a lot about the area and things we should see. Petra made us a wonderful breakfast each day with included...

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Missoula, Montana
Reviewed 1 December 2010

We enjoyed our two nights at Hale Makamae Bed and Breakfast. Petra was a wonderful hostess and she made us feel very comfortable and at home. The breakfast was a wonderful way to start our day. My son has stayed here a couple of times and recommended it to us. My husband's cousin and his wife have also spent time...

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Eugene, Or
Reviewed 18 November 2010

Petra and John went out of their way to provide us with a great stay. We stayed in the the Lanai Suite which is located on the second floor We had a wonderful nights sleep on the very comfortable king-size bed in the master bedroom, We had stayed in the other rooms before and very much enjoyed this large room....

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located between the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and Hilo - Warm Island Hospitality and Aloha Spirit of old Hawaii – Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast offers comfortable, spacious suites surrounded by beautiful tropical serene gardens. Three suites with living room and kitchenette, one studio, all with separate entrances and private bathrooms. 10 min. to lava viewing area, where active red hot lava plunges into the ocean, 30 min. to Volcanoes National Park & Hilo/International Airport, 5 min. to Pahoa, in Leilani Estates. Close to hot ponds, black sand beaches, coastal parks, snorkeling, steam vents. German/English spoken, gourmet Island breakfast included in rates, families with children welcome, many other amenities available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast

Address: 13-3315 Makamae St, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778-8453 (Formerly Hale Makamae Bed & Breakfast)
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Pahoa
Price Range: $192 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hale Moana Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“If you are more than a couple Hale Moana has an option too”
 of 5 bubbles syncomm1, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the garden room. Felt like home. Loved all the books!”
 of 5 bubbles 20phyllish, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are only four units, so choose the one that fits your size of group.”
 of 5 bubbles jrouski, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Don't rent the Makamae Studio-do not know how the noise was in the other rooms...”
 of 5 bubbles davidmargareth, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Garden suite war perfect for a family with 1-2 kids.”
 of 5 bubbles brittau2014, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
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