Waimea Ocean Film Festival

Each January, the Waimea Ocean Film Festival brings unique films, guest speakers, and events to locations along the Big Island’s Kohala Coast. As the name implies many of the festival’s feature films are ocean-related, but they also cover subjects ranging from wildlife to outdoor adventure and traditional Polynesian ocean voyaging. This year’s festival included guests …
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Wedding Stories from the Holualoa Inn

We often write about the wonderful options we have for hosting your wedding on the grounds of the Holualoa Inn Estate. But it is one thing to imagine the possibilities, and another to see them come to life. To give you a better idea of what an amazing experience a Holualoa Inn Estate wedding can …
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Intimate Weddings at Holualoa Inn Estate

We here at Holualoa Inn pride ourselves on creating wedding experiences that are tailored to each couple’s unique needs and sensibilities. To that end we are introducing our Intimate Wedding Package, with all of the fun and elegance of an Estate Wedding, but just for the two of you, your family and closest friends. Imagine …
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Winter Proposals at the Holualoa Inn

Planning the perfect proposal can be a stressful experience. Finding the perfect location and the perfect atmosphere, and setting up the perfect moment to pop the question is no easy task. Fortunately we are here to offer a few helpful hints. The perfect place is the Holoualoa Inn Estate, and the perfect time is this …
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Support Local Arts on the Big Island

  Did you know the Big Island is home to not one, but two great performing arts theaters? Both the Aloha Theatre in Kainaliu and the Kahilu Theatre in Waimea produce seasonally-themed plays and other live performances year round. The Aloha Performing Arts Company (APAC) has been around for over 25 years and is a …
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Support Small Business on the Big Island

The Big Island is home to an ever-growing assortment of small businesses that are producing artisan goods and boutique farm products, and providing exciting and unique experiences for visitors and locals alike. As a partner in this community, the Holualoa Inn is proud to work with many small businesses in Kona and beyond to bring …
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Hawaii Fall Weddings at Holualoa Inn

Fall is a special time on the Big Island. The kids are all back in school, summer vacation is over, and the busy holiday season is still a few months away. This time of year, for just a short while, you can get a glimpse of what life was like in Hawaii when things moved …
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Book Your Hawai’i Elopement at Our Big Island Wedding Venue

The Big Island of Hawai’i is an idyllic location for those who would prefer to forego the pressure, expense, and occasional family drama of planning a traditional Hawai’i wedding and are in favor of an intimate ceremony with a few close friends or relatives in a tropical paradise. Elopements allow engaged couples the freedom to …
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