Before their first visit, many guests of Molokai condos believed places like Molokai didn't exist any longer. This secluded Hawaiian island is a place time has forgotten. The people of Molokai believe in maintaining traditions of old -- which include spirituality, ancestry, and peace. Guests of Molokai vacation rentals have sought out Molokai when they aren't looking for hustle and bustle from their vacation. Molokai hotels guests know that one doesn't need "a vacation from their vacation" when visiting this majestic island.
Visitors return again and again to Molokai hotels and Molokai condos because they know they can find solace, solitude, and beauty in Molokai. Molokai is a place where no building is taller than a palm tree and a pristine white sand beach could be occupied by only one Molokai vacation rentals guest at any given time. However, guests of Molokai condos know there are also plenty of attractions, outdoor activities, events and culture to partake in. And the people of Molokai, with old world native charm, welcome all guests of Molokai vacation rentals with warmth and hospitality.Molokai Geographic Information
The island of Molokai has a unique and interesting terrain for guests of Molokai hotels. There are three different land-types within Molokai. One is the eastern region that is covered with rocky, rough mountains and spotted with canyons. The second section is a dry plateau in the west. The last is the central section, which is fertile and a more malleable piece of land good for growing crops. The terrain never ceases to amaze guests of Molokai hotels as they go from lush rainforests to desert land to beautiful white sand beaches all in a short drive. And guests of Molokai condos can rest assured they'll never get lost driving through the awe-inspiring scenery of this small Hawaiian island.Molokai Weather Overview
Guests of Molokai vacation rentals not only frequent this island for its serenity, but also for its year-round perfect weather. The temperatures throughout the seasons average in the mid 70s and rarely change more than eight degrees up or down within a day. The Molokai winters offer some 60 degree or below evenings, and rainstorms during the day can occur. This makes for beautiful rainbows over the island's waterfalls. Throughout the spring, summer and fall, guests of Molokai hotels will experience 85 degree days and beautiful, quiet blue skies.Molokai Vacation Rentals & Maui Condos
Though Molokai is an old fashioned, small Hawaiian island, it offers big choices when it comes to lodging. Whether it be a small, full-service luxury hotel with great room service, or Molokai condos suited for couples or large families, Molokai vacation rentals are sure to please. Molokai vacation rentals are located all over the island. If guests of Molokai vacation rentals prefer an oceanfront place, they've got it; if golfing is high on the list, there are Molokai vacation rentals available right off the course. Guests of Molokai condos can feel comfortable and at home with amenities such as ceiling fans, cable TV, and even barbecue pits for sunset cooking. It's hard to imagine how Molokai could be any more peaceful and comfortable for guests of Molokai vacation rentals.Events of Interest to Molokai Vacation Rental Guests
The Ka Molokai Makahiki Festival is a wonderful way for guests of Molokai hotels to immerse themselves in the local culture of Molokai. The "Makahiki" is a designated time period after the harvesting season marking the time wars and battles were ceased, tributes and taxes were paid by each district to the ruling chief, sporting competitions between villages were organized and festive events commenced. Ka Molokai Makahiki is a festival with an express interest in preserving ancient Hawaiian traditions, especially those of Molokai. Guests of Molokai condos can take advantage of a series of lectures, land and water activities, sporting and oil composition competitions, and traditional ceremonies. The Makahiki Committee staffs numerous trainers with training materials to assist Molokai hotels guests in starting their own Makahiki Games.
The Ho'omau Concert festival features Hawaiian music, crafts, food booths and Keiki games. Guests of Molokai vacation rentals can gather at One Alii Beach Park to take part in the event. The Ho'omau Concert festival benefits Punana Leo O Molokai.
Guests of Molokai hotels wishing to remain physically active love the Friendly Isle Ultra-Marathon. The non-competitive nature of this marathon delights and draws in runners from all over the world. The Friendly Isle Ultra-Marathon has been running for seven years and counting. Guests of Molokai condos can join in a 100K (62 miles), 42K (26 miles) or a 42K 4-man relay.Dining and Nightlife Options in Molokai
Because of Molokai's laid back, relaxed atmosphere, guests may be tempted to stay in for dinner. Guests of Molokai condos know there's plenty markets nearby offering everything from health food, to local produce, to exotic multi-cultural foods.
The Village Grill, located in Mauna Loa, is always a good choice of Molokai hotels guests. This restaurant has quaint, semicircular wooden booths, old plantation-style bar and tidy stacks of magazines, which make it a great place to stay and kick back. Their fried chicken and curried fresh-caught fish dishes are delicious, affordable, and filling. The Village Grill is not open for breakfast.
For a pizza with a Hawaiian twist, guests of Molokai hotels flock to the Molokai Pizza Cafe, located on the wharf road in Kannakakai. Molokai Pizza Cafe features fresh dough pan pizzas, sandwiches on fresh baked buns, ribs, chicken, and fresh fish dinners. This restaurant has been serving the locals of Molokai fantastic slices since 1992. Molokai Pizza Cafe is a clean, friendly, air conditioned restaurant perfect for families.
Enjoying a cold drink at sunset in Molokai is a wonderful way to wane away the hours. Guests of Molokai condos enjoy visiting the Molokai Brewing Company. The Molokai Brewing Company is the only brewpub in all of Molokai. They offer a wide variety of brews, as well as lunch and dinner.Molokai Attractions
Guests of Molokai condos love sailing the gorgeous blue waters off the island. Molokai Charters is the best way to do this. Molokai Charters offers 2-hour, half-day, and full-day trips aboard their boat. Full day trips go to Lanai for snorkeling and picnic lunch. And when the whales come to Molokai, guests of Molokai vacation rentals can experience their majestic presence with Molokai Charters' whale watching sessions.
The waters off the coast of Molokai offer plenty to be seen. Bill Kapuni's Snorkel and Dive Adventure takes groups of three to six on underwater adventures. The serenity and calm of the waters matched with the colorful and mesmerizing sea life make Bill Kapuni's Snorkel and Dive adventure a must.
Fishing pairs well with the relaxing nature of the scenery. Guests of Molokai vacation rentals can look into Alyce C. There they'll join Captain Joe Reich on his 31-foot Coast Guard licensed boat for a day, three-quarters or half-day fishing charter. Guests of Molokai condos can catch Ahi, Mahimahi, Ono, Ulua, Kawakawa or the mighty Pacific Blue Marlin off the coast of scenic Molokai.
A hike through the breathtaking scenery of Molokai is certainly in order when visiting. Molokai condos guests should take the Halawa Falls Cultural Hike with guides Pilipo and Kawaimaka. Guests of Molokai hotels will learn about the sacredness of the area and hike to the famous Moaula Falls.Overview of Molokai Activities
Few vacation spots can boast being a true "getaway," but Molokai is authentic when it comes to solitude, peace, and serenity. All of Hawaii is world renowned for its beaches, waterfalls and lush rain forests. Guests of Molokai condos know that Molokai is no exception to the rule, and in some cases exceeds it. With so many different climates and different terrain within one small island, guests of Molokai hotels are sure to experience everything that Hawaii has to offer in one place. Activities and festivals celebrating the revered history and culture of Molokai are plentiful. Hiking, biking, kayaking, sailing, mule-rides, historic tours, and fishing in pristine weather is always an option. Overall, it's the mood and atmosphere of the place that keep Molokai a regular vacation spot. Guests of Molokai hotels know best how to kick off their sandals, feel the warm sand between their toes and simply watch the sunset over the picturesque Molokai horizon.