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Best Kaunakakai Family Hotels

The Most Exotic Location in the US, Moloka'i is Peace & Paradise Rolled Into one
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, outdoor tennis court, washer and dryer
Lovely stay

"Mahalo nui again"…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

The Most Exotic Location in the US, Moloka'i is Peace & Paradise Rolled Into one
Hotel Moloka'i
Great for families
3 out of 5
1300 Kamehameha V Hwy, Kaunakakai, HI
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The price is $170 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
3.9/5Very Good! (463 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travelers say...

"Friendly, helpful and clean. Beautiful property. The hotel staff called to tell me my room was ready early and had the AC on!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Hotel Moloka'i
Molokai Vacation Properties – Wavecrest
Great for families
3 out of 5
7142 Kamehameha V Highway, Kaunakakai, HI
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3.9/5Good! (19 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, on the beach, outdoor tennis courts
Travelers say...

"Beautiful ocean view.good location for the east side of the island."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2018

Molokai Vacation Properties – Wavecrest

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Molokai Vacation Properties – Molokai Shores
Great for families
3 out of 5
1000 Kamehameha V Highway, Kaunakakai, HI
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3.9/5Good! (18 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, on the beach, bicycle rentals nearby
Only 4 days

"We stayed 4 days after Christmas, everything was working, we couldn't book a car rental, unfortunately. Close the hotel to buy lunch or dinner, it is about 10 min walk."…"

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2020

Molokai Vacation Properties – Molokai Shores
Castle Molokai Shores
Great for families
3 out of 5
109 Ala Malama St, Building D, Unit A, Kaunakakai, HI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $103 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.5/5Good! (162 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, kitchen, on the beach, extra beds/cribs
Close to town

"Easy location to town. Clean property. Bed was terribly uncomfortable. Dated but comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2020

Castle Molokai Shores
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Where Should We Stay in Kaunakakai?

The relaxing destination of Kaunakakai is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with the kids. The beaches, entertainment, and island setting are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Fly into Kalaupapa, HI (LUP), which is the closest airport, or Hoolehua, HI (MKK-Molokai), which is located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from the city center. Kaunakakai has 7 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where you want to stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Hotel Moloka'i: Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star hotel.

Castle Molokai Shores - Features an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. The quiet location and helpful staff make this 3-star condo popular with guests.

Molokai Vacation Properties – Wavecrest - Offers an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. Guests like the central location at this 3-star condo.

Molokai Vacation Properties – Molokai Shores - Features an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. The central location and helpful staff make this 3-star condo popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Kaunakakai?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Kaunakakai.

  • Hottest months: September, August, October, and July, with an average temperature of 88°F
  • Coldest months: March, February, January, and December, with an average temperature of 64°F
  • Driest months: September, May, April, and October, with an average rainfall of 0.54 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average rainfall of 2.30 inches

What Should We See and Do in Kaunakakai?

While you and the family are vacationing in Kaunakakai, you might want to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors at spots such as Wailau Beach, Murphy's Beach, and Honouli Maloo Bay Beach. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Kaanapali Beach, Kalaupapa National Historical Park, and Kapalua Beach.

Kaunakakai is also known for its:
  • Live music
  • Beaches
  • Entertainment
  • Surfing

Frequently asked questions

What's Kaunakakai like for family-friendly vacations?
You might want to consider the relaxing destination of Kaunakakai if you’ve been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The beaches, entertainment, and island setting are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Take to the air and fly into Kalaupapa, HI (LUP), which is the closest airport, or Hoolehua, HI (MKK-Molokai), which is located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from the city center.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Kaunakakai?
Hotel Moloka’i is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other choices for your kid-friendly vacation include The Most Exotic Location in the US, Moloka’i is Peace & Paradise Rolled Into one and Castle Molokai Shores.
How many hotels that welcome families will I be able to find in Kaunakakai?
Expedia has 5 family-friendly hotels and other accommodations in Kaunakakai.
What's the weather like in Kaunakakai?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 80°F, while the coldest months are February and March with an average of 74°F. Average annual precipitation for Kaunakakai is 13 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Kaunakakai?
While you and the family are vacationing in Kaunakakai, you might want to check out some of the attractions here such as Pala’au State Park, Halawa Bay Beach, and Wailau Beach. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Kapalua Beach, Napili Bay, and Whalers Village.

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