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Home Tours Hawaii

Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Local cuisine beautiful homes

Lisa Christian our tour driver/leader and food provider was a delight. She served a progressive... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2018
Thomas S
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Houston, Texas
Chocolate and Coffee Yum!

Lisa our host for the morning was very kind and on top of things keeping us informed as to what was... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2017
Bettyvan2015
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Hometown, Illinois
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Home Tours Hawaii takes you beyond the shops and luaus, past the main streets and hotels, to glimpse the island life in private homes and gardens. Throughout the tour you will enjoy a 4 course progressive brunch. All the food is prepared locally using fresh Big Island ingredients and tropical flavors. "Taste the Hawai'i Lifestyle"
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Lisa Christian our tour driver/leader and food provider was a delight. She served a progressive meal as we visited three homes that included a farm (coffee and chocolate), a twelve sided home with a fantastic view and a home decorated in a Disneyland style. Sampling...More

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

It was a delight to have you join us!! We love to share the unique and different ways that we live here on the Big Island of Hawaii. Our homeowners are so full of the Aloha Spirit as they graciously share their homes. We hope...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Lisa our host for the morning was very kind and on top of things keeping us informed as to what was going on because she was late waiting for the cruise ship people. But they never showed so we got a private tour that morning....More

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Aloha you two!! Thank you for being wonderful guests! You made our day as well! It always enhances the experience when you have people who are interested and engaged like you both were!! Hope to see you on an anniversary trip in the future!!

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

I had to cut short my tour the first time because of prior engagements. Bit I am going again and I think I will see some new houses and try some new foods

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

I am so sorry we couldn't accommodate you this trip!! Call me before you come so that I can make the next trip a go for sure!! Thank you also for your flexibility!! See you next trip!!

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

My daughter (a mature "foodie" age 16) and I thoroughly enjoyed this tour last Thursday morning. The tour was from 8:30 - 1:00. We met at a coffee shop. We started out our visit at Greg's biodiverse farm. Greg is a warm and inviting host...More

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

I am so glad you enjoyed the tour. Are homeowners are full of the Aloha Spirit!! Our hope is that you experienced a sense of what it is to live in the islands. What improvements could we have made to earn a 5 star rating...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

We took this tour off a cruise ship in May. We visited three very different private homes and were delighted with various native culinary offerings at each location. The homes and properties were absolutely stunning. We were able to tour each house and walk the...More

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you so much for selecting our tour. I know there are so many offered so choosing ares is a great compliment. We do have wonderful and interesting homes and gardens and we love sharing life in the islands. I hope to see you again...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

My wife and I went on the Culinary Home Tour with Home Tours Hawaii two weeks ago and had a great time. At each of 3 homes we toured we had a progressive Brunch which was delicious and featured Island ingredients. The hosts could not...More

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Aren't our home owners wonderful? First, they welcome total strangers into their homes as guests, visit and allow you to tour their home and gardens and demonstrate the true ALoha spirit! I am so thankful to these wonderful people!! I am glad you enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

We very much enjoyed this tour. As very frequent travelers to the Big Island (We own a condo in Waikiki), we were looking for something different. We are also design-buffs and love looking at people's home for design ideas. I had seen this tour advertised...More

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you for finding us!! I am so glad you were able to see our different and unique to this island home styles! It is always fun to see new design ideas and architecture. Our tour is not designed for kids although we have had...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

We Highly recommend this unique excursion. The food was great and We enjoyed viewing the homes. Thank you for a great time.

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for choosing to spend your morning with us!! I hope we will meet again in the near future!! Mahalo!

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

The tour was great! We enjoyed getting a taste of 'local' life on the island. Lisa, the tour operator, and all the homeowners were well organized and engaging. Especially enjoyed the way Lisa wove the local food into our tastings. She even made a gluten...More

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

It was wonderful to have you join us on our Culinary Home tour. It's always wonderful to help create great delicious memories of your time spend here on the Big Island of Hawaii!! Hope to see you again!! Mahalo!

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Had a wonderful, informative tour with Lisa and Gabrielle. The food was great and the homes were beautiful. The Coffee Farm was very interesting and all of the homeowners were very friendly.

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Lisasaloha, Owner at Home Tours Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thanks Roger for joining us on our Culinary Home tour. Please join us again and make sure to share which homes we visited so I can make sure to add some new homes as well. Mahalo!

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Kathleen A
23 July 2016|
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Response from Sootime | Reviewed this property |
You can see a calendar for all their tours on their website at hometourshawaii. If you follow the links for making a booking you will get to the calendar. I have found that they may have additional tours which are not on... More
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Stampgirl57
7 March 2016|
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Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
If you're asking about the Culinary Home Tours, those take place on the Big Island called Hawaii. If there is a similar tour on Kauai, I don't know anything about it.
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John R
5 December 2015|
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Response from Lisasaloha | Property representative |
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