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Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhia

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Traveller (85)
Room & Suite (21)
Pool & Beach (16)
Ratings and reviews
GreenLeaders Platinum level
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“infinity pool”(12 reviews)
“yoga room”(5 reviews)
“main building”(9 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
Wheelchair access
Business Centre
Laundry Service
Babysitting
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Nestled among towering pines and cooling ocean breezes Hawaii Island Retreat and Spa is unique among Hawaii Destinations. Located on 50 acres of North Kohala's coastal land, this boutique hotel is the ultimate in sustainability merged with a luxury spa retreat. Our elite 17 room...
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Location and contact
250 Lokahi Road, Box 185, Kapaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96755
18.2 miles to Kamuela Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The land and the property are beautiful! I loved that it was off the grid. My yurt was clean and comfy. It’s really too bad that it is so poorly run! Staff is practically nonexistent and the food was very mediocre. I was there for...More

Thank Victoria F
Response from hawaiiislandretreat, Guest Relations Manager at Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhiaResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Victoria, We appreciate you taking a moment share your experience and will use your feedback to improve our service. Mahalo, Guest Services

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I attended a yoga retreat and had a wonderful time! The staff are amazing and the food was delicious and healthy. If your used to air conditioning you must condition your body to adjust to ceiling fans. The property is huge with beautiful plants and...More

Thank Regina S
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This beautiful property was the site - and home - of a one-week retreat I attended, as part of a course I'm studying, and my course-mates came in from all over the world. Jeannie and her amazing staff made sure our stay was an idyllic...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Let me begin this review by saying that my step-daughter and I very much enjoyed this retreat. However, since it was not at all what we expected, I thought it would be helpful to clarify it further here. 1. This is very much a healing,...More

1  Thank Marianne R
Response from hawaiiislandretreat, Front Office Manager at Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhiaResponded 7 April 2018

Aloha, It was a pleasure having you here! And, mahalo for taking the time to share your experience; it helps us as well as others who may be interested in staying with us. We hope this was the first of many times we'll see you....More

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Although we did partake of the main facilities, the property was lovely, comfortable and serene. Our luxury yurt was very comfortable with a king bad and half bath (cold water only). Two bath houses - one of them solar (and not perceptible water) - were...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Spa
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Wheelchair access
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$441 - US$557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$441 - US$557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (85)
Room & Suite (21)
Pool & Beach (16)
Dining (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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Nikki H
8 May 2017|
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Response from hawaiiislandretreat | Property representative |
Aloha and thank you for your inquiry. We do have all inclusive packages that contain food, lodging, nature tours, spa treatments, classes, and more! Please feel free to browse our packages on our website or call us... More
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Maureen H
1 March 2017|
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Response from hawaiiislandretreat | Property representative |
Aloha, We appreciate your inquiry. Our food is excellent and it is possible to have dinner as long as we have a chef on duty that night and we have 24 hours advance notice. Mahalo! The Ohana at Hawaii Island Retreat
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artgirl1313
1 October 2016|
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Response from catherinejphillips | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be fine. The pool doesn't have a fence, so if you go out there you'd have to keep an eye on him. Otherwise, I think it would not be problematic. Nice grounds.
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Room Tips
"We had the Yellow Room, the walls were a light hue and it was always so nice to return to our room and spend..."
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"We chose a room on the second level with a view of the ocean. It has a small balcony from which we enjoyed..."
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"The Golden Peacock suite it quite private and large."
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"If you like a bathroom/ shower in your suite do not choose the Yurts."
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