10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Molokai, Hawaii - Updated 2022

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The fifth largest island in Hawaiian archipelago is formerly known as a leprosy colony over a century during the reign of King Kamehameha V in 1866. What’s past is passed. Today, Molokai is everyone’s paradise where you can enjoy a slow-paced life in an awe-inspiring nature. From the haunting stories of Kalaupapa, a mule ride, a full-sized coconut mail, to the enchanting natural waterfalls, you can never get enough of it! Pamper yourself in this “friendly island” by staying in these amazing Vrbo accommodations in Molokai, selected by us, and create a series of unforgettable moments as the warm tropical breeze whistles past your ears!

1. Two-bedroom apartment with remarkable views (from USD 170)

Situated on the top floor corner, the property will give you full privacy with very low noise and the double views of both the ocean and mountains. It is considered the best spot of all Wavecrest Resort. Enjoy sipping coffee at the lanai as you watch the tropical breeze blows the palm trees and whales swimming during the winter and early spring.

Escapada Paradise de 2 dormitorios
68 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
The condo had beautiful furniture and comfortable beds
The beds are comfortable and the kitchen well stocked for vacation cooking
the pots are like new
The condo is spacious airy private and directly on the water
There is total privacy with nothing between the master bedroom window and the ocean
I hope it is available when we can vacation in Molokai
Both tables in the unit were bar height
The ocean views and sunrises from the lanai and even from bed were spectacular
This gave us great views
people are helpful and nice
Randy and Lisa are super hosts and answered all of our questions
We love the end unit To relax from the busy world is what was so nice
ocean views friendly people
Molokoi burgers has great burgers and the Cookhouse near Coffees of Hawaii has good fresh fish
we stopped at the "main grocery store" Friendly Market Center to load up on supplies prior to driving the 13 miles to their condo at Wave Crest Resort After one week in Maui
so access to the grill and
we were able to participate in many native Hawaiian activities since Molokai was celebrating their Winter festival
bought groceries and souvenirs in Kaunakakai especially at Saturday's market
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2. Comfortable tropical home in Wavecrest Resort (from USD 119)

Located in the A-building of the well-known resort, you can get the ‘front-row seat’ to witness the stunning scenery of whales swimming freely in the ocean. Enjoy the warm tropical breeze on the oceanfront lanai as the rustle of palm trees whisks away your stress. Walk around the trimmed grounds filled with colourful flowers and enjoy the slow-paced life in the homey, tropical-style property.

Oceanfront-Tropically amueblado Condo-Comfy
36 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

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There is carpet in the living room and bedroom
The bed was very comfortable
The kitchen is fully equipped and I cooked real meals most nights -- very easy
The condo has a nicely updated kitchen and bathroom
The condo is furnished very nicely and has all the appliances and kitchen items one might need The best part however it
It is nicely decorated and very clean
It was very clean and comfortable
bright and airy and very nice
Clean updated and perfect views of the whales from our lanai Others in the condo area are friendly and helpful
It is NOT for those who want glitzy big resorts and nightlife
Afterwards we had a couple of questions which she immediately assisted us with
Definitely do the Cultural Tour with the Solotario family
She had lots of info about the condo and the island and was always super responsive in email communications
The owner is easy to work with and responsive to emails
Folks are friendly and helpful
but we found several beaches on the island for walking and swimming
but there are beautiful beaches at milepost 16 and milepost
And apparently it's better not to since there is no locksmith on the island
Wavecrest is a well maintained property and is ideally located for exploring the eastern side of Molokai and for a couple looking for a quiet relaxing time away
20 Molokai is a quiet non-touristy island
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3. Wavecrest Retreat with beautiful ocean views

Enjoy a relaxing moment in this calm and cosy retreat that offers unobstructed views to the garden and sea. This property is perfect for couples to unwind and enjoy the warm ocean breeze under the sun. Stretch your legs on the memory foam queen-sized bed, sit on the comfy sofa to admire Molokai’s serenity, or walk to the beach and snorkel on a sunny day. If you’re not the party type, then this is the one.

Wavecrest Molokai Retreat. Ground Floor no stairs. C112 great view
28 reviews
condo 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Had a full kitchen that was well stocked with cooking supplies
The dedicated WiFi was much appreciated
but it provided so much more
The condo is well appointed and the grounds maintained meticulously
Everything that we could have wanted is provided
Toilet doesn't flush clean
Very nicely decorated and clean condo
The Wavecrest property is very clean and well kept
The place was extremely quiet
The washer and dryer were broken Although there was another washer and dryer in the building one was broken and the other didn't work well
Communication with owner was great
The Owner Kris was very responsive to our needs and even let us check out late
We appreciated the island recommendations from the owner and their great communication
Kris had good ceiling fans and also a couple of extra fans which helped
so we knew what was still good
has a quiet beauty very different from the other Hawaiian islands
It's a beautiful respite from hectic life
Molokai is a very non-touristy island
The East side of Molokai is a nice small community with great swimming nearby at milepost 20 and if you need anything the local lunchbox
I loved being on the ground floor and being able just to walk out from the condo to the grounds
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4. Unwind in the ocean-front tropical house

There is no better way to enjoy the beautiful island than staying in a tropical-style home with an open deck that brings you stunning sceneries. Located on the east side of Molokai, this rental in Waialua lets you experience the slow Hawaiian life, while also offers a bunch of activities right in front of your doorstep. Enjoy a relaxed holiday by having a barbecue and strolling on the beach, or release your energy with windsurfing, paddle boarding, snorkelling, and deep sea fishing.

Ocean front Paradise on Molokai, Hawaii STMO 2016 0001
10464 Kamehameha V Highway
35 reviews
bungalow 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

5. Airy and eco-friendly house in Puko'o

This three-bedroom beachfront cottage is one of the best rentals you can find in Molokai. Located in private land with tropical fruit trees around and a few steps away from the white sandy beach, it’s an ideal place for those who seek for a relaxing vacation. The house is beautifully decorated, the views from the spacious lanai are amazing, and there are plenty of activities to do in the nearby secluded beach.

Ideal for Couples, Molokai Cottage, White Sandy Beach
8714 Kamehameha V Hwy
29 reviews
House 3 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

6. One-bedroom home with the pristine island views

Experience true serenity in this unspoiled part of the island. With no shopping malls, fancy restaurants, or high-priced souvenir shops around, you need to get along with the friendly locals and live a slow life. Enjoy the natural beauty right in front of your door and explore the area to find secluded beaches, emerald mountains, and cascading waterfalls where you can hike, swim, snorkel or kayak. Not in the mood of being active? Sit back and relax, or hang out with the locals at the nearby market.

Molokai StayCation Special, Loaner Car, Ocean/Island Views, Pool
78 reviews
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
Could have done without the rooster outside the bedroom window
Murphy need was actually pretty comfortable
It's a small bathroom and the toilet and tub with shower
Well stocked condo ocean view from the balcony
The condo was just terrific quiet and open to views and
but the unit was very clean and comfortable
The unit was very clean and Richard responded immediately to our questions
The lanai looks out over the coast and the strait between Molokai and Maui and Lanai
Very clean Apartment was as depicted and described on Airbnb Richard easy to work with Use of Izzy
Car ran well & was conveniently waiting for us at the airport upon arrival Richard and Gayle were easy to contact and gracious hosts
you need a big four-burner gas stove with an oven a microwave coffee maker rice cooker and enough plates glasses and cups for four people maybe more
We had two adult guests for three days
The lanai is so nice for having coffee in the morning with views of Maui &
Richard and Gayle were just great responsive and helpful Recommend
Molokai is a different hawaii vacation and we loved it
Conveniently located a cars drives from some of the most beautiful beaches on Molokai Hope to stay here again soon
Pretty good beaches Not much in the way of visitor attractions
A bit far from town
The pool area is also really nice- with a BBQ area
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7. A top-floor condo with amazing ocean views

Located on the top floor of the A-building in Wavecrest Resort, this property offers a quiet zone for those who seek calmness. The condo is newly remodelled and equipped with everything you need in a comfortable home. Due to its height, you can see not only the ocean but also the surrounding islands of Maui, Lanai, Kahoolawe, right from the balcony. Staying at the lanai will make you feel like sitting in the middle of Hawaii!

Top Floor Wavecrest, Oceanfront - Remodeled, Pool Access, Private Wifi
87 reviews
condo 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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even included free WIFI and cable TV
The condo has everything we needed/wanted to be more than comfortable
There were plenty of soft towels and the kitchen was stocked with all the equipment you need to cook with
And the bed was incredible
The constant trade winds make it perpetually comfortable
everything was clean and in good condition
I felt like I truly escaped the "madland" for 2 weeks
The property was clean and well maintained
There were condiments in the pantry from previous guests which came in handy too
She answered all of our questions promptly
eg groceries car rental etc and answered any questions She also checked in while we were there to make sure we were happy with the unit
Perfectly appointed on the island with lovely well-maintained grounds awesome island views of Maui and Lana'i with Kaho'olawe on the horizon and a refreshing and clean pool that we made good u...
Joann and her husband are the splendid owners of this property and Joann always was available to timely answer questions and provide advice
and we appreciated the tips and recommendations that Joann provided
The Coffey's condo is the best I've ever stayed in
It is in a perfect location
Did not detract from the pleasure in any way Hope the Californian fires are not affecting you guys in San Diego
Inn snorkelling at mile marker 20
(oh my husband did enjoy parts of a couple of baseball games )
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8. A gem of a property on Molokai's East End

The three-bedroom house accommodates up to six people, which is perfect for those who want to bring the whole family on vacation. From here, you can get a direct view of the beach from the second floor, aside from one of the largest ancient Hawaiian fishponds. You can walk around the fishpond during the low tide to see Kupeke Valley, Lanai, Maui and the eastern shoreline. Relax and enjoy exploring the neighbourhood to find hidden gems such as kiteboarding, standup paddling, and a yoga retreat!

Finest Oceanfront Beach House On Molokai's East End- Permit#STMO2013/0009
50 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
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We enjoyed the solitude and the privacy of the beach
And we missed having a table and chairs on the front porch
And the front bedroom doesn't work for two people who like to read in bed
The house is very well equipped with plenry of room to spread out including a wonderful screened room
We enjoyed the company of the outdoor cat
The house was clean and in good condition
The three bathrooms are very convenient
the kitchen and the lanai were great
The private beach beautiful ocean and island views
That was so nice of her
Debbie was super sweet and welcomed us the day of arrival We were swimming a ways out
the caretaker and the owners checked in and made sure we were
She answered questions and gave us tips of where to explore Great property and spot to experience Molokai Thanks Debbie
but she was always available which is great Mahalo Debbie Jeff and Helen
(we did end up getting to Molokai late
A short drive to just about anywhere on the island
It's a short 10 minute drive from town center to pick up any supplies
We really enjoyed the house and grounds
We were in and out of the house
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9. Refreshing oceanfront condominium at Wavecrest Resort

The one-bedroom condo sits on the top floor, directly facing the islands of Maui & Kooalawe over the tropical garden of the resort. Laze around at the beachfront pool and cabana, or have a calm barbecue evening with other guests. You can also bask under the sun during the day and enjoy water sports with an additional charge of 25 USD per day for kayak, canoe, or snorkel gears.

Beautiful Oceanfront Condominium at Wavecrest
Kaunakakai, HI, US
71 reviews
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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The condo was sooo comfortable - I loved the cozy cushy seats and couch - and the bed was perfect and luxurious
Kitchen is well equipped and the view is very nice
a good bathroom with shower
The kitchen is well stocked and everything we needed was right at hand
The exterior of the complex might dissaude some visitors (a bit dated/motel-like) but inside this condo could have fooled me: it is beautifully appointed and wonderfully maintained
The unit was very clean and contained all the "needs "
The unit was very clean and very nice
It was comfortable and very clean
The grounds of the Wavecrest resort are immaculately kept The unit was spacious and had a view of the ocean
Great view good pool
Jeff and Barbie were very thorough and made the rental process easy providing us with useful information about the island as well
We had all the information we needed when we arrived
binoculars books and wifi
the decor is above most of the units there
I also enjoyed the Sunday afternoon Hawaiian Music program at Paddlers Restaurant
we never used the pool and BBQ area
This location is ideal for getting around on Molokai by car
Wavecrest is a great location for exploring Molokai Condo C309 was perfect
I went to Purdy's Macadamia Nut Farm and the Museum
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10. Experience the Old Hawaii in this oceanfront community

Some people may still have the image of pristine beaches of unspoiled Hawaii in their memory and wonder if it is possible to see them again. Here, in Wavecrest resort, you can experience the past where the ocean waves make beautiful rhythm and the wind lulls you to sleep. Located 13 miles (20.9 km) east of Kaunakakai Town, the property offers more than a cosy king-sized bed. Here, you can join the community and have a pleasant barbecue night and friendly chats with new pals!

The most Exotic location in the US, Moloka'i is Peace & Paradise rolled into one
57 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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It has one bedroom with a king bed
but I like the option of air verse windows open
My only complaint is that the bedroom is right by the staircase leading to the top floors and right across the hall from the laundry room
This condo had everything needed to make a perfect vacation Comfortable bed couch and deck furniture
The apartment is exactly as shown in the photos Outfitted in cool blues
and I look forward to returning
That being said the breezes from the ocean are amazing
This condo was clean quiet and comfortable
the home is a perfect extension of the ocean (which is only footsteps away ) fully stocked and extremely comfortable
Very nice updated unit
Owner exceptionally easy to work with Gorgeous view
Lewis and Brenda are wonderful to work with and couldn't have made anything easier
early in the morning Sometimes as early as 530 that would wake us Even though there are rules about using the laundry room during specific hours
The owner was excellent to work with Makes all the difference easy to sit back and enjoy Nice kitchen
Nature provides never-ending outdoor beauty
Molokai is a great "chill" island and this condo fits the bill
Long term renters will want to pick some up at the store
We also enjoyed the pool and BBQ
The condo is in a nice location with a nice pool easy access to good snorkeling down the street and not far from town for markets and dining Lots of good info in the guest binder
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A journey to the past

Everyone would agree that staying in Molokai feels like jumping back to the time when life was peaceful and laid back. This friendly island doesn’t even have traffic lights, elevators, shopping malls, or night clubs! These are enough to call it the Hawaiian paradise. It’s a perfect place for those who want to forget about the hectic city life and start embracing the divine ocean and mountains. Stay in one of these carefully picked rentals and prove it.

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