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Aloha Surf Hostel

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Reviewed 21 August 2015

This place is ok, not so clean, has some cane spiders (big) in the private room that I was in, but it is funky, and vibe is positive. Love having nice big kitchen to utilize, in either the dorms or the private rooms.

1Thank EastoEden
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Stayed a couple nights. In the small hippy surf town. Very laid back atmosphere. Free tours everyday if desired. Nice social areas. Place has quiet hrs from 10pm-8am, which can kind of be bad for some. Staff was helpful and the crowd was very diverse. Would stay again. Only small negative is no AC and few showers/toilets. kind of pricey...

Thank Steve B
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Travelling with a friend at the start of a lengthy trip throughout North America this hostel was our first stop after 37 hours in transit. Being my first hostel experience I was a little hesitant about exactly what to expect, however I was pleasantly surprised by every aspect of the experience! (newbies dont worry they're gentle) Pros: *Clean and comfortable...

2Thank M0tch
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

We are a couple and stayed in a private room at aloha hostel. Very clean, quiet, safe, nice and user-friendly bbq and game area. Welcoming girl at reception desk who even woke up earlier on our departure day to start the coffee machine for us! Highly recommend this hostel!!!! Also a few steps away from Mana Foods store for delicious...

Thank Émilie B
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Towards the end of last semester my friend and I decided we needed to escape Melbourne's ruthless winter during the mid-year break. Hawaii it was! We stayed on two islands during our two weeks, one week on each. First we were in beautiful and indulgent Oahu which was quite commercialised. The second week we were in rural Maui, a nice...

3Thank Vanessa K
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

I'll get right down to it... Pros: free pancake breakfast, free WiFi, free tours but tip the driver, quiet hours 10pm-7am enforced, tile floors, free Netflix, desktop computer available for guests, full kitchen, hot tub, outdoor grilling and seating area, 10 minute walk to town/beach, pretty clean for the most part, safe available for valuables. I felt pretty safe as...

1Thank palleiske05
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

This is a very nice hostel. Run by Issac and Lizzy. They are the best at running a hostel. Everything seems to be calm quiet and cozy. I spend my birthday in the hostel, passing through a bad moment because i get my documents and equipment lost. Very beautiful people, meaningful experiences and free tours! Definitely you will love to...

Thank Mario C
Longueuil, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Very welcoming place. Every employee is there to make your stay worth it and it works very well because you feel like home when you are there. Everybody is respectful of the quiet time or just respectful in general. Private bedroom was bigger than expected, you feel at ease. 5-10 min of walk to the all the stores, grocery and...

1Thank Rikki16
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

You're definitely traveling hostel-style here! it may be a bit bare bones, but the vibes are good and the location is great. We had to make our own bed, sheets and pillowcases were provided just not out on, but who cares? We met some awesome folks who gave us a ride to the Jaws break and we saw the most...

1Thank TravelDreamer79
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 12 April 2015

This hostel was absolutely phenomenal and filled with such amazing vibes! So many amazing souls (workers and guests) who are so open and willing to show you a good time on the island! It's super clean and has an amazing communal outdoor area. The day trips are also a great way to see the island for cheap! It's a super...

1Thank Christen M

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Looking for clean affordable housing on the North Shore? You came to the right place! We offer private and dorm rooms for the budget minded traveller. We offer free WiFi, breakfast, airport shuttle, and lots more! We offer free daily tours to the best destinations on the island! From hidden red sand beaches to the top of Haleakala, our tour vans will take you to the best locations on Maui! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aloha Surf Hostel

Address: 221 Baldwin Ave, Paia, Maui, HI 96779-9600 (Formerly Rainbow Surf Hostel)
Region: United States > Hawaii > Maui > Paia
Price Range: €36 - €137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Rainbow Surf Hotel Paia
Aloha Surf Hostel Paia, Maui
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“Private and dorm rooms available”
Z4145MJjamesa, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Be prepared for minimal parking, no chargers near beds and cool people to mingle with”
jebbies, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Private room with own bathroom is a plus especially for couples or mature guests”
Noosa611, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Private rooms are huge and worth the extra rate”
511chanelf, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Can't go wrong with anything. The private was nice though!”
903joshc, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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