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Holualoa Village

Highway 180, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-322-8484
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A trip back in time

We visited several of the shops in Holualoa Village. Visited with several shop owners & enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Longview, Texas
Cute old plantation town from the Sugarcane era

The Big Island was once the center of the Sugarcane and Pineapple industries. It's dotted with smal... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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Many artists are galleries are found here
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“art galleries” (19 reviews)
“holuakoa cafe” (10 reviews)
Highway 180, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-322-8484
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited several of the shops in Holualoa Village. Visited with several shop owners & enjoyed viewing their designs. A mix of history along with local artwork & sculptures. There is a ukulele store which carries magnificent ukuleles.

Thank bneal1955
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The Big Island was once the center of the Sugarcane and Pineapple industries. It's dotted with smal towns which were once thriving "plantation towns" where the laborers could shop, buy provisions or see a movie on Saturday night. All of the cultures of the era...More

Thank beneluigi
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This stretch of artisans' shops is well worth slowing your driving speed along the Kona Heritage Corridor. Before you take the morning or afternoon to visit this 10 mile stretch, get a Kona Heritage Corridor brochure from your hotel. In it you will find a...More

Thank Gabriele S
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for genuine local souvenirs and real Hawaiian artwork -- and want a different experience than the Ali'i Drive scene -- head to the mauka side of the highway above Kona and visit the charming village of Holualoa :)) The historic buildings have...More

Thank G C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Small village filled with local art shops & galleries. Lovely outdoor cafe. Surrounded by many coffee farms.

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Holualoa is a charming little village higher-up the mountain from Kailua-Kona. If you have a rental car, drive up to Holualoa Village.

Thank Spartan61
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Food, shopping, music and friendly village. Definitely going back for first Friday night of the month. Check it out!

Thank BarryOV
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Lovely little town along Hwy 180 above Kailua-Kona at about 2000ft elevation. Consists of a couple of restaurants, a number of shops specializing in local artists and products. Area features cool evenings and mornings which make sleeping great. A number of excellent B&B locations can...More

Thank Len T R
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Set up in the mountain overlooking Kona, this is a super cute quiet and peaceful town. You drive up through some coffee farms and come to a small road with brightly painted buildings, a hotel, restaurant and art galleries. Park alongside the road and stroll...More

Thank Kristine C
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is a small strip of a town in the hills above Kona. Plenty of shops and gallarys and if you happen to be there the first Friday night of a month the whole town is alive with sidewalk sales, music and food vendors. Fun...More

Thank Frank P
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