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Good shop, great business

We only discovered this quaint gift shop and gallery since it serves as the meeting place for the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this little store. It was the pick-up/drop-off location for The Waipio Valley Shuttle and a... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Winter Haven, Florida
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48-5416 Kukuihaele Rd, Kukuihaele, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727-7212
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only discovered this quaint gift shop and gallery since it serves as the meeting place for the Waipo Valley Shuttle tour. The quality of the wood work, both art and practical items, was good. It had many other items that would make great souvenirs....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank martinibear
Reviewed 28 December 2018

You will find some very unique Hawaiian Koa wood gift items, art, and wonderful souvenirs here. They also sell some snack items if you're in need of a quick food fix.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank spartacat24
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I loved this little store. It was the pick-up/drop-off location for The Waipio Valley Shuttle and a pleasant surprise. BEAUTIFUL koa wood rocking chairs made by a local artist. Other unique treasures. Lovely and friendly local ladies running the register, who were happy to stay...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DawnVoisard
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We were on the Big Island for three weeks. We were interested in a Koa bowl, and looked in a great number of places, including the Kona area and Hilo, as well as others. This place had the best selection and prices that we found...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank robin1964
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

It’s a cool little shop with many locally made items out of local wood. They have some beautiful things but the price is very expensive. A handmade rocking chair was $3500. Don’t get me wrong , it was beautiful but pricey. They have trinkets, water,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DMACK15
Reviewed 3 July 2018

While at the lookout and chatting to the local people they pointed us towards this art gallery. Wow what a gem and really off the beaten track. This was one we were glad we did not miss. There is some wonderful and authentic pieces of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Karrst
Reviewed 8 June 2018

My wife and I went to this art shop as it is the meeting point for those who are taking the Waipi'o Valley Shuttle down into the valley. The shop includes some outstanding works of art from local artists and an array of foodstuffs to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank irawine
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I was looking for a koa wood box and they had a selection of beautiful bowl, boxes and handcrafted woodworks. Lovely helpful ladies were running the shop when we visited.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ildiInPDX
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

From vibrant photographs to wood bowls, this shop is an amazing place to stop and see genuine Hawaiian artwork. Even if you don't buy anything (though it's hard to imagine that something won't call out to you to take it home), stop and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Luvtravels33
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This store has some of the most beautiful wooden bowls and boxes I've ever seen. They're all made by local artisans and are works of art. The only problem is that I couldn't afford them! There are some more moderately priced souvenirs that we loaded...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank leslieb704
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