Wavecrest Resort

Molokai Island Retreat is located on the Island of Molokai, Hawaii’s fifth largest island, spanning only 38 miles long and 10 miles across at its widest point. It is home to the highest sea cliffs in the world and the longest continuous fringing reef.

A breathtaking aerial view of the Molokai Sea Cliffs in Hawaii, featuring towering cliffs, lush green vegetation, and the deep blue Pacific Ocean, showcasing the natural beauty of this remote Hawaiian island.

Wavecrest ResortThe Perfect Home Base

Molokai Island Retreat can be found within the Wavecrest Resort, five beautiful waterfront acres located on the highly desirable lush east end of the island. Our vacation rental offers the perfect home base for exploring all that this amazing Hawaiian Island has to offer.

With breathtaking ocean views, lush tropical gardens, an oceanfront pool, and plenty of space to relax and unwind, Molokai Island Retreat is the ideal choice for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Wavecrest Resort views to Maui
Perfectly manicured grounds of Wavecrest Resort

Wavecrest’s shores are protected by Hawaii’s largest barrier reef, which provides calm shorelines and is also the home of one of Molokai’s ancient royal fishponds.

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We offer three convenient booking options…Book Direct to save on platform fees, Airbnb or VRBO!


4 Guests Max

1 Bedroom/ King Bed

1 Queen Pull-out Couch

1 Full Bath

Book our Airbnb lodging directly with us for the lowest rates – from $109 – $175 a day and no booking fees!

Ocean View Accommodations in Paradise

Molokai Island Retreat is a beautifully renovated ocean-view condo that serves as an idyllic home away from home for your tropical escape. Located on the highly desirable lush east end of Molokai, Hawaii in the Wavecrest Resort, our well-appointed accommodations can comfortably host up to four guests. Our third floor condo has the benefit of having a bird’s eye view of both the ocean, with stunning views all the way to Maui, and the beautifully manicured gardens of Wavecrest. We are close to spectacular beaches, hiking and waterfalls, and 13 miles from the main town of Kaunakakai.

Molokai Island Retreat has undergone a recent renovation to provide you with an elevated experience, adding touches to make it feel and look like a brand new condo! Our updates include modernized kitchen cabinets, fresh paint, brand new ceiling fans, new décor, along with new pots and pans, bedding and linens.

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Property Details

  • BBQ’s
  • Beach Gear
  • Beach Towels
  • Blender
  • Board Games
  • Body Soap
  • Brita Water Filter
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Coffee Maker/Keurig
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Cooking Basics
  • Dishwasher
  • Extra Pillows/Blankets
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • First Aid Kit
  • Free Parking
  • French Press
  • Hair Conditioner
  • Hair Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Hangers
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oceanfront Pool
  • Pack N Play Crib with sheets
  • Paid Washer/Dryer
  • Portable Fan
  • Private Entrance
  • Private Lanai
  • Shampoo
  • Shuffleboard
  • Smart TV with Netflix Provided
  • Smoke Detector
  • Tennis/Pickleball Courts
  • Toaster
  • Toiletries
  • Top Floor Condo
General Information
  • Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 10:00 a.m.
  • Max Guests: 4
  • Minimum age of Primary Renter: 21
  • Children Welcome
  • No Parties
  • No Smoking (except in designated areas outside of the condo)
  • Pets Not Allowed
Other Things to Note
  • Please make sure you are intending to book on Molokai and not Maui. You can fly direct from either Maui or Oahu. There is no longer ferry service available to get to the island.
  • The Ho’olehua Airport is approximately 30 minutes from the condo, and the main town of Kaunakakai is 13 miles from the condo where you can find restaurants and groceries to stock up for your trip. There is also a small grocery store with a “snack shack” about 3 miles east of the condo.
  • This is a third (top) floor condo, and there are no elevators at the resort.
  • Molokai is a very rural island, so we do have occasional power outages and intermittent WIFI interruptions.
  • License number 560040550117, TA-031-188-4288-01


How do I get to Molokai?

You can get to Molokai by taking a direct flight either from Oahu (HNL) or Maui (OGG) on Mokulele Airlines. It is a half hour scenic flight to the Ho’olehua Airport (MKK).

Can I take a ferry to the island?

There is no longer ferry service available to get to Molokai.

Are tourists welcome on Molokai?

Yes, tourists are welcome on Molokai, but it is important to be respectful of the island’s culture, traditions, and way of life. Molokai is known for its slower pace and laid-back lifestyle, and visitors are encouraged to embrace this way of life during their stay. Additionally, the island has a strong sense of community, and visitors are encouraged to be mindful of their impact on the environment and to support local businesses and organizations.

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Things to Do on Molokai

Plenty of Things to do on molokai or complete relaxation…
the choice is yours

Escape to Tranquility

Molokai, Hawaii is a unique destination that offers a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of modern life. As you arrive on the island, you’ll immediately feel the calm and serenity that permeates the air. With its breathtaking natural beauty, Molokai is a perfect retreat for those seeking a simpler, slower pace of life.

Sunrise and ocean views of Maui on the lanai at Molokai Island Retreat
Breakfast on the Lanai

Beautiful secluded beaches

One of the most remarkable aspects of Molokai is its unspoiled beaches. You won’t find high-rise hotels or massive resorts on these shores. Instead, you’ll discover pristine stretches of sand and crystal-clear waters that invite you to relax and unwind. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful place to sunbathe, swim, or snorkel, Molokai has something for everyone.

Molokai West side sunset

The Aloha Spirit Abounds

The island’s true charm lies in its people. Molokai is home to some of the friendliest and most welcoming individuals you’ll ever meet. From the moment you step foot on the island, you’ll be greeted with a smile and a warm “aloha.” Whether you’re looking for recommendations on the best local eats or simply seeking a friendly conversation, you’ll find that the people of Molokai are always happy to help.

About Us

Your hosts at Molokai Island Retreat, Vacation Rental Molokai

Aloha! A litte bit about us….We are Cari and Joe, and we would be delighted to welcome you as our guests. As travel enthusiasts, we understand the excitement and joy of discovering new destinations, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. We have been visiting the Hawaiian Islands for over 30 years and have fallen in love with the beautiful culture, people, and, of course, the weather!

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Book Direct

Book direct and save! When you book our Airbnb lodging directly with us, you won’t have to pay booking fees! Rates from $109 – $175 a day.

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Rental Policies

Booking Policy
  • Rates are displayed in US Dollars. Full payment is due upon booking for reservations less than a year out.
  • For bookings made more than a year in advance, a deposit of 35% is required at the time of booking, and the remaining 65% of the balance is due 60 days before your scheduled arrival.
  • In case there is a Hawaii TAT or GET tax increase after you have made the booking, any necessary adjustments will be made to reflect the new tax amount. Please note that you will be responsible for paying any applicable Hawaii General Excise Tax (“GET”) and/or Transit Accommodations Tax (“TAT”). The tax rates are set by the State of Hawaii and are subject to change without prior notice.
  • A $300 “Hold” will be placed on your credit card 2 days prior to your arrival and released within 7 days of your departure, pending no damages.
  • Guests must sign a rental agreement upon booking.
  • Government ID matching the name on the credit card used required.
  • Guests are expected to read and follow Wavecrest Resort house rules (a copy is provided in the condo binder). Fines issued by Wavecrest Resort for rule violations or damages incurred during your stay will be deducted from your  security deposit.
Cancellation Policy
  • Cancellations:
    • 14+days= Full refund*
    • 7-13 days= 50% refund*
    • 0-6 days = No refund*
    • (*All refunds are less credit card processing fees of 2.9% US, 3.9% outside of US)
  • If you cancel your reservation, and we’re able to rebook your reserved dates to another guest at the same daily rate, regardless of when the cancellation occurs, we’ll refund the amount for those rebooked dates to you. However, if we have to offer discounted rates to get a last-minute booking, the refund amount will reflect the discounted rate.
  • At the time of booking, we offer travel insurance, which we strongly advise you to consider. Please note that we can’t guarantee a refund for cancellations, and any refund will be subject to our cancellation policy and our ability to rebook the dates.

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7146 Kamehameha V Hwy C307, Kaunakakai, Hawaii 96748
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