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Chico, CA
Reviewed 27 January 2008

Staying at the Dragonfly Ranch is the closest thing to being a kid in your own tree house. My husband and I were there for three nights, and we felt like we were enjoying all the conveniences of modern life, while at the same time making believe that we were dwelling in our own little tropical jungle. Our room blended...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 21 January 2008

We stayed at the the Dragonfly in their Lomilomi suite for 2 nights at the start of our honeymoon. I was attracted to the Dragonfly because it sounded like a very creatively decorated place with some interesting ideals, a good environment to relax and slow down. Well, I would definitely give Dragonfly a good rating on the creativity scale. It...

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MadamDragonfly, Owner at Dragonfly Ranch - Healing Arts Center, responded to this review

Realizing that a honeymoon is a very important event, at the Dragonfly we do our utmost to make honeymoons special at the Dragonfly. I wish I could have done that for this Canadian couple. When the bride complained of pain due to her pregnancy, I did offer my assistance in a variety of ways...but nothing could fix the problem. Pain...

montana
Reviewed 8 January 2008

Simply put: As Barbara says on the website, read her rules and expectations BEFORE booking, or you shouldn't complain. We stayed on 25 and 26 December. The location is okay. Ocean views are pretty common in Hawaii, but we awoke on the first morning after landing and arriving very late (well over an hour drive on small roads from the...

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MadamDragonfly, owner/manager at Dragonfly Ranch - Healing Arts Center, responded to this review

During the holidays season, it is wise to book a car well in advance. Since we are in the country, being at the Dragonfly without transportation is never a good idea. Some have come and arranged for us to give guided tours of the ocean and trips to the market. But these lovely folks unfortunately went about their business without...

Oakland
Reviewed 6 October 2007

A friend had recommended the Dragonfly ranch and another resort on the other side of the island for my girlfriend and I. We were warned that,“The Dragonfly is not for everyone. It’s pretty rustic.” We reviewed both places and decided to book 3 nights at the Dragonfly and 6 nights at the other place. We received our confirmation from Barbara...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 August 2007

This place is great for nature lovers like myself. I really liked the little touches here and the staff is very friendly. Barbara was very good to us and gave us some advice on nutrition. I really liked the colorful geckos and the fact that the shower is outside. It's a fun touch with delicious smelling natural ingredient shampoo/conditioner and...

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1Thank bellastella96
Wayzata,MN
Reviewed 24 February 2007

The Dragonfly Ranch is not just for nature lovers! I brought my 34 old nephew who is a city boy 100 % and to his suprise,he enjoyed his stay and stated how special his stay was ,as the owner [Barabara] and staff , were the warmest people he met in our 18 days in the islands.Aloha spirit is real there!...

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3Thank Seastar-7
Michigan
Reviewed 5 February 2007

Our first week was at a posh resort; our second week was at the Dagonfly Ranch. We wished we would have stayed at the Dragonfly for the entire time. It was the most unique and relaxing vacation experience of our life. We loved everything...Barbara (soul proprietor), the fascinating guests, the fun outdoor showers, the fabulous organic breakfasts, the breathtaking view,...

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Oak Park, IL
Reviewed 27 January 2007

It was overpriced by about $100 per night. There were "private" outdoor showers promised on the website. One of the workers was doing yard work in clear view me taking a shower. The outdoor tub did not have a cover, and was not cleaned out daily, so if your idea of vacation is cleaning a bathroom, Dragonfly is the place...

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truegirl, owner/manager at Dragonfly Ranch - Healing Arts Center, responded to this review

I regret that these guests did not come to me and tell me of their discontent as it is my policy to make sure that everyone who stays at the Dragonfly feels happy with what they get. I know of no B&B that provides massage as part of the lodging price. No where do we claim to have dolphins at...

Sopron
Reviewed 15 September 2006

Reviewer: Eszter Lesko, Hungary We were on a week-end excursion and we had no time to reserve any hotel in advance. When we went to the beach, we have already spotted this unique gate with the small angel hanging above and it was so attractive that on the way back we just simply turned into the garden. It was just...

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Long Beach, CA
Reviewed 4 September 2006

Dragonfly ranch was a most excellent part of our five day stay on Hawaii. We were truly delighted by the enchanting Aloha spirit emanating from the property and the caring staff. Barbara is a loving, caring person and a wonderful hostess. Organic fruit and grains for breakfast each morning gave us the energy to explore the rest of the island...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kona, Hawaii eco-tourism. Upscale tree house spa hosts romantic honeymoons, B&B families, workshops. Dolphins, snorkeling/diving, labyrinth, birding, yoga studio, lomilomi massage. New 2 bedroom private mini-spa with wheelchair access. Pets. Children. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dragonfly Ranch - Healing Arts Center

Address: 84-5146 Keala O Keawe Rd, Honaunau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8418
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Honaunau
Price Range: €103 - €264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dragonfly Ranch - Healing Arts Center 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“I loved Dragonfly Room. Perfect for one or two people.”
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“The "honeymoon suite" is really great.”
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“We've stayed in several of the rooms. Each has its own charm, but I am partial to the spacious honeymoon suite.”
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“We had the wrtier's studio, which is huge. There is a large window in front of our bed so we wake up every morning to a spectacular view. The Lomilomi suite is right on top of the writer's studio and has an even better view.”
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