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Hoomaluhia Botanical Gardens

Opens in 23 min: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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A 200 acre botanical garden.
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45-680 Luluku Rd, Kaneohe, Oahu, HI 96744-1855
+1 808-233-7323
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The huge Gardens are at the base of majestic volcanic cliffs and feature huge lawns surrounded by tropical foliage. There are many walking trails with a beautiful reservoir sitting in the middle of the grounds. The small visitors center has some interesting Hawaiian historical artifacts...More

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to visit we didn’t see it all, there was probably a lot more to see but the information wasn’t that informative. We walked to the lake but to be honest the walk down was more interesting than the lake. There is a lot of...More

2  Thank MrsVAuckland
Reviewed 3 September 2018

LOCAL artists work on display - changes monthly. Amazing artwork. The grounds are a plein air paradise. FREE ADMISSION.

Thank MaryAnne L
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The Hoomaluhia Botanical Gardens is such a hidden gem in Kaneohe. It is absolutely beautiful. You can take a short leisurely walk to the lake and even cast a fishing line into the water. However, I prefer exploring all the different areas within the garden....More

Thank Monique D
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Peaceful walk thru the Gardens - nice stroll to the lake and around it. Such a variety of foliage - 1st time I've seen a Cannonball Tree! Visitors Center is small, but good into w/ knowledgeable & friendly staff. Also - good hike pass the...More

Thank makamine2018
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful large expansive area (you have to drive between stops mainly) that has a lot of different parking areas, and areas to explore. I was initially very confused as I thought there would be a central parking lot, however it’s divided into...More

Thank Lem0n07
Reviewed 8 August 2018

gardens are spread out over a large expanse of greenery and trees, but there's not a lot to see unless you take the walk down to the lake which is stocked with orange fish that aren't Koi. The fish and some ducks were hanging around...More

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I consistently have a great time when visiting park with my children. Good preschool friendly. Great for picnic.

Thank kauiw2018
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Located in Kaneohe, Ho’omaluhia is one of the five Honolulu Botanical Gardens. Planted with rainforest trees and shrubs from Asia, South America, and Africa; Ho’omaluhia is an impressive botanical garden rightfully named “a peaceful refuge”. Many of the plants are endangered and rare so it...More

6  Thank kelledstyle
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Hoomaluhia provides a respite in the middle of a residential area. The well maintained, diverse greenery , many labeled, is an education, calming place to walk, ride or just sit.

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Sarah K
18 September 2018|
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Response from love2live4ever | Reviewed this property |
I agree that 1-1.5 hours is a good amount of time.
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Response from tazi49 | Reviewed this property |
Short walk....