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Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhia

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Reviewed 9 June 2014

This was the most magical and spiritual place for my god-child's wedding. We were welcomed by the owners, Jeanne and Robert, with Aloha right from the start. Our room's decor, "the red room", was the perfect blend of warmth and class with a spectacular view...More

3  Thank Sheila W
Response from hawaiiislandretreat, General Manager at Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhiaResponded 3 July 2014

Thank you so much. Please accept our apologies for not responding sooner to your wonderful review. We are so pleased that the wedding turned out so well and was enjoyed by so many, family and friends alike!

Reviewed 31 May 2014

We had our wedding at the Hawaii Island Retreat this past March and it was absolutely amazing. We wanted our guests to say onsite for several days and wanted the privacy of our own resort. HIR offered that and much more. Things we loved: -...More

2  Thank kai1120
Response from hawaiiislandretreat, General Manager at Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhiaResponded 4 July 2014

Thank you so much, we all enjoyed hosting your wedding. Your family and friends were great guests and it was a pleasure to make this event special for all of you. We too have many fond memories of your wedding, it was truly beautiful! We...More

Reviewed 27 May 2014

Last month we held our wedding at Hawaii Island Retreat and it was absolutely perfect! This is the ideal wedding venue on the Big Island. The property itself is breathtaking. Kapa'au is one of the most beautiful places on the Big Island and the Retreat's...More

1  Thank Aimeemalialani
Response from hawaiiislandretreat, General Manager at Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhiaResponded 4 July 2014

Aimee, thank you so much from the entire staff for allowing us to make your wedding such an unforgettable event. Speaking on behalf of the staff, we all know how special this wedding was for both of you and your families. We are pleased that...More

Reviewed 26 May 2014

I stayed at the retreat for a spiritual workshop. It is the perfect venue for that. The grounds are beautiful and completely green. This is a special place and the grounds have lots of history and energy. The organic meals were fantastic, and even better...More

Thank David W
Response from hawaiiislandretreat, General Manager at Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhiaResponded 27 May 2014

Thank you for your review. We are extremely pleased that you were able to enjoy your time with us! We will pass on to our chefs your compliments.

Reviewed 25 May 2014

Our wedding and family visit was truly amazing. The rooms are so comfortable as is the entire retreat. We felt the true aloha experience. Whether walking the grounds, swimming in the pool or just sitting around talking with family, the peaceful environment made our trip...More

Thank julia e
Response from hawaiiislandretreat, General Manager at Hawaii Island Retreat at Ahu Pohaku Ho`omaluhiaResponded 27 May 2014

Thank you for your review. We do work very hard at trying to include as much organically grown produce as possible from our gardens into our meals. But most important, we are so very happy that you were able to enjoy the wedding among so...More

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Free Internet
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$450 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$450 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"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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