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Address: 75-5476 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96725-9624
Phone Number: +1 808-322-3636

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Coffee, Gardens, Views

The $5 fee is worth admission to this unique property. The walk down is through groves of fruit trees, coffee trees and various plantings. There was even a little flock of wild... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Franklin, Massachusetts
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Franklin, Massachusetts
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300 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The $5 fee is worth admission to this unique property. The walk down is through groves of fruit trees, coffee trees and various plantings. There was even a little flock of wild turkey, which was odd to see in Hawaii. At the covered terrace area we were offered samples of hot coffee and a quick no-pressure sales pitch on the... More 

Thank NekoCat
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148 reviews
130 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was July in 93F heat at the beach and we needed to cool down in the afternoon. The Mauka Meadows is in the mountain above Kona. Ah, what a nice place to get away from the heat. Its almost free. The gardens are fabulous, there was a nice lady that gave us a coffee near a superb artificial pond... More 

Thank lmcq11
Poinciana, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great garden to visit. Very well kept with great views out across the Pacific. Excellent free coffee at the infinity pool. Steep walk, but well paved. Grannies biscuits

Thank Granniesbiscuit
West Hills, California
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in 2013 and were eager to revisit in Nov. 2016. They now request a $5 donation on the honor system at the entrance. At this time they had pruned some of the foliage and it wasn't as lush as before. Yet it was still very worthwhile if you like gardens. Halfway down the hill is the Doutor coffee... More 

Thank David C
San Diego, California
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Best view in all of Kona! stopped for a quick walk and was very impressed! Beautiful flowers and very peaceful place

Thank Sylvia p
Holualoa, Hawaii
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We love to take visitors to this beautiful botanical garden which takes you down to a huge reflecting pool and coffee tasting spot.

Thank Rose-Marie G
Temecula, CA
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54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I was really conflicted how to rate this attraction. Mauka Meadows is owned by Doutor Coffee, a publically held Japanese retail company with over 1,200 worldwide outlets, Is Mauka Meadows a Japanese garden or a coffee plantation? Doutor opened this plantation in 1991 as a showcase. It’s marketed as a coffee plantation and that’s how I ultimately decided to rate... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is a beautiful coffee farm! From the parking lot, you take a winding stroll down through the farm passing by amazing flowers and citrus trees. Then you come to the incredible infinity pool which has a beautiful view of downtown Kona. Set back and enjoy the scenery while sipping on some wonderful coffee. Afterwards, you can walk back uphill... More 

Thank Dlstar00
Chula Vista, California
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153 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

The walk takes you downhill through an amazing garden with great views of the distant ocean. While it's a bit of a trek, you're going downhill so it should not be difficult for most. Once you arrive, you sit by an infinity pool (the biggest on the Big Island) and taste their amazing coffee! Aimed at the Japanese market whose... More 

Thank Alex G
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This was a little gem we found while visiting. You walk down the hill through beautiful gardens and then WOW what a view. The samples of coffee are delicious we had to bring some home for everyone! We took pictures and folks that it was a backdrop it was so beautiful.

Thank NMGale

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