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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are having a fantastic time staying with Raven and Mark, they could not be nicer, I would not hesitate to recommend staying here. Raven is a fantastic cook and Mark has a wealth of local knowledge to recommend places to visit.

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RavenSlaughter, Owner at Ma'ukele Lodge, responded to this review

Aloha and thank you for staying with us. You were wonderful to be around, and again, made us look at this beautiful realm with loving appreciation of how lucky we are to live here and share that time with special people like yourselves. May this year bring you love and fortune, and send you once more to our door again,...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay with Raven and Mark was wonderful! Our visit to Hawaii would not have been the same without these two. We fell asleep wonderfully at this location. I was a little nervous at first after reading the reviews of the frogs at night, but it was actually very relaxing to fall asleep to their sounds! Waking up was the...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Raven and Mark created a lifetime event for my wife and Australia family. Welcoming us into her home, creating a wonderful meal, then meeting the kind local friends at the bar, we were filled with joy and laughter. The late night walk to watch earth being created before our eyes was an event will never forget ! PS Raven makes...

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Venice, Italy
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This place is very secluded yet easy to discover. The back yard leads to the black sand beach where you can walk to and enjoy tremendous views and privacy. Not the typical beach where you can swim or sun but surfing is good as well as scuba and snorkeling. But the high point here are Raven and Mark who could...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

We wanted to experience the Hawaii of 1970s fantasies and not in the tourist way. Raven and Mark ensured that was the case. Their home, tucked in a tropical paradise, and sitting atop the 1955 lava flow was more than I could have imagined. We stayed in the Lava Room which is on the main floor. Do not expect expect...

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RavenSlaughter, Owner at Ma'ukele Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay and share our life here on the beach, with the added extraordinary event of seeing new land being formed and transformed by our very active volcano, all from the safe viewing point of my home. We enjoyed your company, new insights into this place, and look forward to seeing you here again...

San Jose
Reviewed 31 July 2016

All the excellent reviews of Ma'ukele Lodge are true. Not only are you experiencing paradise you are also immersed in the Hawaiian culture plus Raven and Mark are the most fun-loving and caring hosts. We were celebrating our 49th wedding anniversary and we have always tried to stay in exotic and unusual places. This will always be our all time...

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RavenSlaughter, Owner at Ma'ukele Lodge, responded to this review

Mahalo for staying with us. Your celebration is my celebration, a memory shared by all of us as you mark an amazing journey through time with your love. Mark and I revisit our beautiful Inn and realize again how lucky we are to share this beautiful place with such special guests as yourselves. E komo Mai, with Aloha,

Castle Rock, Colorado
Reviewed 21 July 2016

My husband and I stayed here last year for our Anniversary and we really enjoyed our time. The property has a lot of beautiful foliage, views of the ocean, and is even a quick walk away from lava-covered black sand beaches. It was conveniently located but still quiet and out of the way. Raven and Mark were both extremely friendly...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Incredible experience at the Ma'ukele Lodge! This is one of the most beautiful places I've ever been. This trip worked out perfectly for us. Our intention was to check out the current lava flow and it exceeded our dream. We checked into the beach house that rests just behind the 1991 Kaimu Beach lava flow. 'A'a and Pahoehoe lava have...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Staying here doesn't feel like a B&B per say to me, more so you feel like an important guest staying with a long time set of friends you haven't seen in forever. You are made to feel very welcome. The beds were amazing; a creative and unique set up where every one had a different look. The shower outside in...

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Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Sitting as it does, a stone's throw from Uncle Robert's at Kaimu Beach, and a short drive to Pahoa, there is no lack of things to do near the Ma'ukele Lodge. I used it as my launching point for several adventures along the Puna Coast. But the real treat was the lodge itself. Raven is a warm host. I took...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ma'ukele Lodge, the bed and breakfast overlooking Kaimu Bay consists of two unique bedrooms with private baths, King, Queen and full sized beds in the spacious Hawaiian Suite, and a King sized bed in the Lava Room, all in a late 1960's Bohemian styled beach house. Other rooms are available upon request for a larger group up to 10 people. Other meals are available on request, as well as, wedding services, Renewed vows with live Hawaiian singer and Hula Dancer to accompany.Fully serviced banquets are available. We guide Lava Viewing tours and to other unique places. Ask us first for better rates on guided tours anywhere on this Island. We offer fresh local grown coffee,special fare for restrictive diets, organic and fresh baked goods in.sumptuous full breakfast,served on the lanai overlooking the beautiful Kaimu Bay and black sand beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ma'ukele Lodge

Address: 12 - 84 Anuenue Wawae Road, Kaimu/Kalapana, Kalapana, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778
Region: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Kalapana
Price Range: ₹ 9,080 - ₹ 10,309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ma'ukele Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Downstairs private suite is awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles robertfE6513IL, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to stay in the Hawaiian Suite especially if you are a couple. We booked 6 months in advance”
  • This your view from the deck as you are eating your breakfast
 of 5 bubbles poprecord, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Hawaiian Suite is the most private and unique, worth the extra few dollars.”
 of 5 bubbles Kennedy03, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Room with outdoor facilities is very private and inviting.”
 of 5 bubbles shdan, 4 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The Hawaiian Suite was large, roomy and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles JimC682, 23 Mar 2015 | Read review
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