Hale Maluhia Country Inn (House of Peace)

76-770 Hualalai Road , Kailua-Kona, 96740-9776 USA (Show map)
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Inn rooms and cottages include Private Baths plus our Breakfast Lovers Buffet each morning with bird watching and more. Only 3 miles to Kailua Kona and also the art community of Holualoa with easy access to the Kona International Airport, KOA. Enjoy a very comfortable and gentle touch of aloha from old Hawai'i on the road less traveled. our house of peace is truly a special and unique Kona Coffee Country Inn Visit our Virtual Tour on our web site, .hawaii-bnb Dave & Miiam, owners



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  • Guest room4.6
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.8
  • Cleanliness4.6
  • Onsite Dining4.8

Wonderful place to stay

4.6 on May 12, 2018

We stayed in this lovely Bed&Breakfast as a family and loved it. We had a spacious and well equipped room. Breakfast was delicious every morning. The Inn was our homebase to explore the whole island. Dave and Miriam are wonderful hosts. They do everything to make their guests have a special, unforgettable, beautiful stay. Thank you!

Innkeeper Response
Your welcome. We love serving our guests! Aloha

- Dave & Miriam (innkeeper)

Home in the Rainforest

5 on May 03, 2018

We had a lovely stay. The owners and staff could not have been more welcoming. As new owners, they are trying to make improvements to the inn and go out of their way to make you comfortable and to seek feedback. This felt like home while we explored the Kailua-Kona side of the island. It was a luxury eating the amazing breakfasts on the lovely covered lanai as we watched the chickens and exotic birds, and chatted with other guests about their Big Island adventures. Bring bug spray for the nighttime mosquitos and earplugs for the Coqui frogs' nighttime singing and the rooster's morning crow. While it feels like a haven, don't forget that you are still in the rainforest.

Innkeeper Response
We are so happy that you had such a great time here. We do get the best guests! And if you forget you earplugs, we have plenty here on hand if you need them.

- Dave & Miriam (innkeeper)

A Piece of Kona Paradise

5 on May 01, 2018

Owners, Dave and Miriam and their staff make a special point to know you by name and make sure all of your needs for your stay are so special. The breakfast is wonderful; everything is fresh and displayed so nicely and sitting outside having breakfast confirms you are on vacation. For sure we would stay there again.

Innkeeper Response
We're so glad you loved the outdoor breakfast! Kona weather is pretty tough to beat.

- Dave & Miriam (innkeeper)


5 on March 07, 2018

The true meaning of Aloha!!!!! Mahalo for. Everything!!!!¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿

Innkeeper Response
Thank you for your kind review. We loved serving you. We always want our guests to have a fantastic stay here and a great time on the Big Island.

- Dave & Miriam (innkeeper)

Delightful Stay

4.8 on March 06, 2018

We were very impressed by the spaciousness and comfort of the Banyan Cottage. The country inn is up the "hill" from Kona which we fully appreciated. The hosts were pleasant and accommodating. All the guests loved the setting and the variety of birds that came to the feeder. The rooster liked to crow not just at sunrise but we all liked the "out in the country" feel. We highly recommend to any traveler who prefers a lovingly restored inn.

Innkeeper Response
We're so glad you loved the Banyan Cottage, the grounds and the birds! It was our pleasure to serve you.

- Dave & Miriam (innkeeper)


5 on October 16, 2017

September 2017 Our week's stay at Hale Maluhia Country Inn was over all too soon. We loved the beauty and serenity of "The House of Peace" as it is aptly named. Miriam and Dave are very warm and welcoming Hosts. Miriam prepares wonderful breakfasts of fresh fruits, pastries, home baked breads and all the fixings to make omelettes and waffles. Truly, this is a special place to stay!..Rosemary and Keith Gray

Innkeeper Response
We truly enjoyed serving you. Thank you!

- Dave & Miriam (innkeepers)


5 on September 22, 2017

Beautiful place to stay for our 2 week 15 year Anniversary! Central to everything Kona, the breakfast buffet every day was fantastic! The new hosts were very gracious .... we started out as guests and ended up family :)....looking forward to our next visit...we won't stay anywhere else....Paul and Debbie from Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Beautiful and Peace full of Aloha!

5 on February 16, 2017

This is a beautiful, tropical setting and the staff are welcoming and helpful. Breakfast is lovely with fresh local foods and always fresh baked bread. One truly feels in paradise yet at home. Thank you for a wonderful stay! Marcy

House of Peace

5 on October 12, 2016

Miriam and I absolutely love this place. The beauty of the property and the promise of an omelette bar got me here, but Ken and his staff completely endeared me. Truly it is a House of Peace. Dave Cariveau

Twice Charmed

5 on July 30, 2015

Last week was my second stay at Hale Maluhia. My daughter and I had a great stay in 2008, that definitely recommended me to return. And this time was equally great. I will certainly return on my next vista too. The location on the mountain slope gets one a bit out of the hustle and bustle of Kona, yet close enough that one can zip into town within 10 min. Also, very easy access to all the sights and experiences of the Kona coast. The breakfast layout is the most professionally hosted and extensive of any B&B I stayed at. They emphasize fresh picked produce, fresh baked breads and eggs. On the dining porch there are great views of the mountain environment, birds all about. The rooms were impeccable. I would recommend, for the AM or dusk walkers, the level stretch of road about 1/2 down on Hualalai Rd, where it meets Hienaloli Rd; (walk along Hienaloli north; park at intersection). It's a gentle stroll, with jungly views.

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Rooms & Rates

Malia Room

1 King Bed, Private Bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Pikaki Room

Queen Bed, Private Bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Jasmine Room

2 Queen Beds, Private Bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 5
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Double

Japanese Tea House

1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Makua Room

1 King Bed, Private Bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Banyan Cottage

King Bed Plus Queen Futon Cottage, Private Bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

Maile Room

Queen Bed, Private Bathroom

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Check Dates


Location Type

Kona Coffee Country, KOA (Kona Int. Airport) 11 mi. north, 8 minutes to SafeWay - WalMart, 8 minutes to Holualoa, 10 minutes to Kailua Kona, 10 minutes to beaches, Airport, Countryside, Mountains, Tropical


Kailua-Kona, Hawaii (Big) Island, HI (KOA-Keahole) 12 miles

Directions to property:

Go to Google Maps and add Hale Maluhia Country Inn. or search: www.hawaii-bnb.com and link to "Information"

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Night life, Ocean, Volcano, Bars, Pubs and Clubs, Beaches, Museums, Galleries, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Religious Services, Ruins, Sports venue, Tours, University

Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Homestay

On-site amenities

Board games, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Library, Piano, Secretarial services, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities , Kona Coffee Country Inn. Really !!! but 3 mi., two Kailua Kona and also to Holualoa.

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, DVD Player, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Skiing, Snorkeling, Shopping, Sight-seeing

Check Dates


  • Check In:: 15:00
  • Check Out:: 11:00
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No outside covered lanais areas
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes inn is excellent for children with trained parents.
  • Childcare Provided: No subject to availability.
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions



Dave & Miriam Cariveau

Languages spoken

English, Spanish

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

After having 7 kids, running a 7 room B&B is just a continuation of doing what we are experienced at and love to do. We love serving our guests!

Check Dates




  • Time Served: 8am-9am
  • Serving Location: Outside covered lanai areas, Breakfast/dining area

Signature Dish

Special Fresh Bread Daily
Our fresh bread is a hallmark for our Inn. Special recipe of grains and honey. Goes wonderfully well with our fresh 100% pure Kona coffee, omelette bar and island fruit.