Tucked away from the bustling thrum of the conventional, Hotel Moloka’i stands as a serene sanctuary nestled on the pristine shores of Kamiloloa Beach. Bordered by Hawaii’s sole and mesmerizing barrier reef, our village isn’t just any cluster of accommodations; it’s a dreamscape of Polynesian-inspired bungalows, each thoughtfully equipped with kitchenettes and the modern convenience of Wi-Fi. Hotel Molokai guest rooms are oriented east to west to allow breezy trade winds to carry the soothing sounds of the ocean. Tropical bungalows face toward the ocean, and our grounds provide ideal places to relax and unwind in paradise.
Hotel Molokai: Rich in Cultural History
Steeped in history and cultural richness, this haven is celebrated as the birthplace of the mesmerizing Hula dance. Affectionately known as the “Friendly Isle,” you’ll find a warm embrace awaiting you. And for those keen on exploring a touch of urban life, the vibrant heart of Kaunakakai, the island’s major city, is a mere five minutes away. On the enchanting “Friendly Isle”, the spirit of Aloha doesn’t merely exist; it thrums in the air, resonating with every heartbeat. Here, the essence of true Hawaii unveils itself, away from the glitz and the glamour, pure and untainted. Beginning with the magical “Ka Moloka’i Makahiki” in the cool embrace of January, followed by the vibrant celebrations of “Lei Day” and the soulful “Moloka’i Ka Hula Piko” in the blooming days of May, to the adrenaline-charged waves of October’s “Moloka’i Hoe”—a prestigious world championship where the prowess of men’s long-distance outrigger canoe racing is showcased—there’s a rhythmic dance of tradition awaiting your immersion.
At Hotel Molokai you are part of the Ohana
As a visitor at Hotel Molokai, you’re not just an observer but an honorary family member. Dive into our deep-rooted cultural tapestries, relish our age-old tales, sway with our melodies, join in our dances, and feast on authentic island delicacies. Welcome to the heart of Hawaii.
Venture into a world where the whispers of Hawaii’s ancient ancestors linger in the wind. Wander through verdant mountain pathways that serenely beckon you towards the heart of the rainforest, a haven of age-old secrets and timeless beauty. Stand in awe beneath the majestic cascade of the 500-foot Hipuapua Falls, each droplet telling tales of ages past.
Explore the “Friendly Isle”
Journey to the sacred valley, where once, young souls embarked on pilgrimages, seeking knowledge and vision. Here, amid hallowed grounds, they dreamt of ascending to the revered status of kahunas, the guardians of ancient lore. But this is merely the prelude to your stay at Hotel Molokai. The symphony of the land unfolds with pristine beaches that stretch into eternity, hidden coves cradling the stories of the sea, and towering mountains that reach for the skies, standing as sentinels of the island’s rich tapestry. Dive deep, explore more, and let the magic of the area envelop your very soul.
After immersing yourself in the captivating wonders of Moloka’i, retreat to the comforting embrace of Hotel Molokai. Here, rejuvenate your senses with a sumptuous dinner, refreshing drinks, and live entertainment at Hiro’s Ohana Grill. Steeped in local traditions and helmed by the esteemed Hiro family – for whom “ohana” (family in Hawaiian) is not just a name but a way of life – this oceanfront haven promises more than just a meal. With the golden sun casting its last gleaming rays over the vast ocean, the sunset vistas here are nothing short of breathtaking. For a dining rendezvous in Kaunakakai that transcends the ordinary, Hiro’s Ohana Grill stands unparalleled.