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West Lafayette, Indiana
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable B&B in Kailua. The owner Carol is adorable! The beach is a five minute walk down an access alley, mostly locals so not at all crowded. Private parking, located in a suburban neighborhood, very quiet. Excellent home base for adventures throughout Oahu.

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Clackamas, Oregon
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Manu Mele. Carol, the owner was friendly but gave us our space and the property had a warm comfortable feel. We enjoyed using the pool and sitting on the deck in the evenings. It's just a short walk to the beach, and Carol provides numerous items (beach chairs, boogie boards etc.) Our room was... More 

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Torrance, California
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I've stayed at Manu Mele several times over the years. At first, I stayed there with my daughter when she was around 7. It's a very safe and beautiful location. Carol welcomed us and we felt at home. Other times, my husband and I stayed at Manu Mele. We love how quiet it is compared to Waikiki! The beach is... More 

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Pasadena, California
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Manu Mele is the most unstressful part of being away from the comforts of home. Carol, the owner and operator, has you feeling like ohana the moment you walk in. She is personable, caring, knowledgeable and an all around excellent hostess. We adore her ! The rooms are clean, spacious, well stocked and comfortable.. The grounds are beautiful and well... More 

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Had a wonderful and comfortable stay . Carol is certainly a very kind, caring and considerate host. Total ease and relaxation. This residence is literally around the corner of house to the beach, town is a good 30-40min walk by either the beach or by road. local Safeway supermarket 5minutes away. Safe area with great hospitality, Thank you Carol

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2015

My husband and I had a lovely stay at Manu Mele in Feb., 2015.The accommodation was clean and comfortable and breakfast was provided. The garden was an oasis of calm after the busyness of Honolulu. I enjoyed daily swims in the pool and the short walk to the beach was convenient for swimming and strolling. Kailua is a charming town... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We stayed here in Feb2015. Carol the owner made our stay very enjoyable. The room was clean and had all we needed for our 8day stay. It is nice to have your own space as it is in Manu Mele, and not be right in someone's home . The beach is close and is not too crowded as at the... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2015

This is a lovely place to stay and just a short walk from the beach. Carol made us very welcome and gave us a lot of information about the B and B and the area. The garden and pool area is a very nice private place to sit and read, drink etc. Our room was a good size with a... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

Based right beside the glorious beach in Kailua, the location could not have been more perfect for our five days in O'ahu. Far enough away from Waikiki and Honolulu to not be really touristy, but close enough if you did want to visit these places. The accommodation was lovely and the owner Carol is a true gem! She was warm... More 

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Ottawa
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2014

We spent a week here. Although you need a car to get here, it was a great location being only a short walk to the beach. The room interior and exterior surroundings was fine. Carol, the owner was very friendly and helpful during our stay. I would highly recommend it.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Manu Mele Bed and Breakfast

Address: 153 Kailuana Pl, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-1671
Region: United States > Hawaii > Oahu > Kailua
Price Range: $114 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“The Hibiscus unit is large and spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles karenrT6787ED, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Bigger room may be better but others said their room was also small.”
 of 5 bubbles ams255118, 25 Jul 2014 | Read review
“all rooms ok”
 of 5 bubbles CostaRica27, 13 May 2012 | Read review
“The Hibiscus room is very nice and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Cleolundy, 9 Apr 2012 | Read review
“Staying at Manu Mele was a huge cost saving for us...no parking fee, no cleaning fee, no extra fees at all. Worth going the extra distance to stay out of the city and avoid all the extras fees (parking, cleaning fee etc).”
 of 5 bubbles DHPhotography, 9 Feb 2012 | Read review
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