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Hawaiian Vanilla Company

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43-2007 Paauilo Mauka Road, Paauilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96776
+1 877-771-1771
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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43-2007 Paauilo Mauka Road, Paauilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96776
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Family owned and run and they couldn’t be nicer or more accommodating. Lunch was delicious and everything from appetizer to dessert had vanilla as one of the ingredients. The oldest son, Ian, was our tour guide. He was very knowledgeable about vanilla growing and the...More

Thank BakersfieldRN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a really cool experience. We did the farm tour without lunch, but still got to enjoy some of the fantastic taste of vanilla in their lemonades, coffee, tea, and ice cream. The tour was cool and very educational; one of the sons provided...More

Thank Kaitlin M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended the Hawaii Vanilla Company Family business farm tour. We were very much impressed with their worldwide vanilla production knowledge, and business story. The vanilla ice cream was also outstanding! If you are interested in also attending the luncheon, book before you travel to Hawaii....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the standard tour around the vanilla farm with Jim. He was an excellent host and tour guide and his passion for what he does shone through, as did his love of Hawaii. Very informative and the vanilla beans we bought are the best...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Literally a treat! Who new vanilla was so interesting and hard to come by. The owner is so “gosh darn” friendly and interesting...I wanted to move here and learn from him. I highly recommend this for both the lunch and tour. Reservations should be made...More

Thank Betsy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the lunch and took the tour. The lunch was good. A full chicken breast (yes, both halves) on a bun. Neither of us finished our meal (too much food) although people around us did. Vanilla is in everything. The eldest son of the...More

Thank oldatxnative
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hawaiian Vanilla Company is a must-do when entertaining family, friends and random visitors. Food is awesome, the tour is informative and fun.

Thank Katrina F
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Excellent food and tour of the facility! Tour guide/cook/family members were very knowledgeable and forthcoming with all sorts of information regarding both the use and the history of the enigmatic orchid. Who knew these very delicate suckers require only air...no dirt? Who knew they all...More

Thank F Y
Reviewed 3 February 2018

To go there you must go for lunch and a tour or tour only. We did the combination. You do not order from a menu. It is a set menu. We had chicken breast,boosted potatoes, and salad. After the tour, vanilla ic cream was served....More

Thank teach3251
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We loved our lunch/tour visit. So informative and delicious. Would do it again. So good we are sending our daughter and son in law this week. Definitely a must. Jimmy the owner and his sons are delightful hosts. Will go again.

Thank Sharon S
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14 May 2017|
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Response from GlobalTutu | Reviewed this property |
Yes, reserve the tour (and yummy lunch). You can purchase items without tour, but I recommend the whole package 😊
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-2007 Paauilo Mauka Road, Paauilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96776
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Paauilo
  • Phone Number: +1 877-771-1771
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