Top 5 New Restaurants in Kona in 2020

While it may have seemed like the world came to a standstill for a little while this year (especially so in Hawaii), some things kept on moving along while we were all hunkered down at home babysitting our sourdough starters and dodging zoom calls with distant relatives. A few brave souls here in Kona took …
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The Holualoa Inn is Ready to Welcome You Home

Although we have been plenty busy here at the Inn during the months of lockdown and quarantine, we are so excited to get back to doing what we do best: welcoming you to your home-away-from-home on the Big Island. We have been hard at work giving the Inn a makeover, improving the grounds, and developing …
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What’s Going on at the Inn?

Just because we haven’t seen too many of you these last few months doesn’t mean we haven’t been hard at work here at the Holualoa Inn. We are always looking for ways to improve the Inn to make your stay even more enjoyable and relaxing than the last time you visited. We’ve taken this opportunity …
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What Makes Kona Coffee the Best in the World?

Across the globe, 100% Kona Coffee is renowned for its superior quality and flavor, and we are proud to serve our guests the 100% Kona Coffee grown here on Holualoa Inn Estate. Connoisseurs and casual drinkers alike agree that it is hard to enjoy any other coffee once you have tried 100% Kona. But what …
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Julie’s Caramelized Pineapple Pancakes

Over the past few month’s we’ve shared with you some of our favorite healthy and delicious recipes from the Holualoa Inn kitchen. This month’s recipe, whipped up on the fly by our magnificently talented chef Julie, might not fit squarely into the former category. However, it is certainly delicious and bound to be an instant …
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Holualoa Inn’s Huevos Rancheros Recipe

It is in trying times like these that the strength of a community really shines through. Community is all about connection, and while continued social distancing protocols limit our physical proximity to one another, it is important that we maintain — and even strengthen — our community ties. At the Holualoa Inn we believe that …
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Romantic Staycation Ideas Inspired by Holualoa Inn

We know that, after several months of staying at home, you and your partner are ready for a much-needed getaway! Though a romantic escape to Hawaii may not yet be in the cards for mainland travelers, a simple, restorative romantic staycation is the perfect way to tide you over until quarantine is lifted. Below we …
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Garden-Fresh Ratatouille on Toast Recipe

Welcome back! While it might be hard to believe, summer is just around the corner. That means longer days, warmer temperatures, and more opportunities to spend time outdoors (at a safe distance from others, of course!) This month we are sharing a recipe that features delicious summer vegetables roasted in tomato sauce and topped with …
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Stay Small, Stay Safe

Holualoa Inn is currently open to guests! Out-of-state travelers are now permitted to stay on Big Island without quarantine by testing negative for COVID-19 within 72 hours of arrival. Negative test results must be presented upon boarding of your departing flight. Visit to learn more about Big Island’s travel requirements.

Find out how you can Stay Small, Stay Safe on your future getaway as our team ensures what you see is as safe and sanitary as it is beautiful!

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