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Hula Daddy Kona Coffee

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Very nice farm tour

I found this place from the Big Island Revealed Tour guide book and it was great advice. We spent... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
lemColumbus
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Awesome staff, awesome coffee

Visited Hula daddy after seeing great reviews on TripAdvisor and Yelp, doesn’t disappoint. They... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
duffman316
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About
Hula Daddy Kona Coffee is the winner of the 2016 Kona Coffee Cupping Competition and the 2015 Hawaii Cupping Competition. Hula Daddy sells roasted coffee beans that have been grown on its own plantation. We offer coffee tasting, farm tours and...more
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74-4944 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96725-9604
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+1 808-327-9744
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 October 2010

Well worth the drive up the side of Moana Loa, Hula Daddy sits about 1500 ft up. We were shown around the operation by a very energetic and knowledgable guide, Vana. We learned how to pick the perfect coffee berry and how that berry 'becomes'...More

10  Thank UncleOtto34116
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Hula Daddy Kona Coffee is located a short drive off the main road, and offers ample parking and sweeping views of the Kona coast. The staff graciously pours samples of the coffee. Great taste. However, if you want to take home a pound of Hula...More

10  Thank STP1606
Karen P, Owner at Hula Daddy Kona Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2015

Aloha We are pleased that you visited us and learned about Kona coffee. Our coffee is expensive because we pay American wages and benefits. Our prices are what you would pay if all coffee was picked and processed by people making a fair wage and...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I found this place from the Big Island Revealed Tour guide book and it was great advice. We spent about 2 hours with our tour guide learning all about growing coffee and all the steps it involves. It was a fun and informative time with...More

Thank lemColumbus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Hula daddy after seeing great reviews on TripAdvisor and Yelp, doesn’t disappoint. They have a beautiful location, will let you taste the coffee and are very friendly, knowledgeable, and giving of their time. Got to meet and speak with the owner, we took the...More

Thank duffman316
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Want a classic Hawaiian coffee plantation visit? This is it! Very fun visit for us. Learn how they make coffee. Taste it. Great service and friendly staff. Cool view from the reception area. One of our favorite things we did on Maui!

Thank TomAnnefromMurphyNC
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Took a tour, tour guide was wonderful The Roaster gal was wonderful everybody there was wonderful coffee was absolutely out of this world, I would recommend this tour to everyone that visits the Big Island

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Best location on the island. I learned more about coffee that I could have ever imagined. What an amazing place. The coffee is very good. The cost of the coffee is worth its weight in gold. The have an amazing gift shop and they will...More

Thank Timothy L
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Nice people, very tasteful cofee, interesting lecture about cofee making process. Definitely recommend to visit if near to Kona.

Thank Jan Š
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the warm and welcoming of this farm. The tour guide was great and very friendly. We learned a lot about coffee and taste. Thank you we look forward to come visit again. Good

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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We were greeted by the owners when we walked up, very friendly, outgoing with a great sense of humor. The shop has a neat kitchen area for brewing, cupping and tasting with a nice collection of brewing ware of all types and ages. Don’t overlook...More

Thank HOUBONN
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We had a lovely tour of the plantation and a wonderful tasting session - meeting the owner of the plantation was a real treat and the coffee was just wonderful. Everyone at Hula Daddy's was very gracious.

Thank charles R
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Highly recommend Hula Daddy coffee plantation for a tour. Our guide did a fantastic job of explaining the Kona coffee growing, harvesting, and roasting process. We were able to walk through the orchard of coffee trees, pick ripe coffee berries, sample Kona coffee, and more.

Thank PJohanson
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incubusfanclm
20 April 2015|
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Response from Lee P | Property representative |
Aloha The tour is free and so are the coffee samples. The tours last about 30 minutes. However, we offer the tour the visitor wants not the tour we want to do. So sometimes tours can be shorter and sometimes longer depending... More
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Dunderlin
15 February 2015|
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Response from Ken G | Reviewed this property |
Under an hour. Unless you want to talk a lot :-)
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