Best Western Pioneer Inn - Lahaina, Maui Island, HI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben
N 20° 52.330 W 156° 40.701
4Q E 741540 N 2309744
Quick Description: Originally built in 1901, the Pioneer Inn is located on Wharf Street in Lahaina, Maui Island.
Location: Hawaii, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2016 9:21:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMR7R5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
Lahaina is on the National Register of Historic Places. You can still get a feel for old Lahaina as you stroll down lively Front Street and visit historic stops like the U.S. Seamen’s Hospital, Hale Paaho (Lahaina Prison), the Pioneer Inn and other sites on the Lahaina Historic Trail. Approximately 55 acres of old Lahaina have been set aside as historic districts.

The Best Western Pioneer Inn is located at the water's edge on historic Lahaina Harbor, once the whaling capital of the Pacific. Built in 1901, the Pioneer Inn is the oldest hotel in Hawaii and captures the ambiance of old whaling days and the plantation era, with architecture that evokes the tranquil lifestyle of turn-of-the-century Lahaina. Over the years, it has been substantially remodeled to meet Best Western standards, offering all the comforts and convenience of a modern hotel.

A myriad of ocean activities is available just a few steps from the front door, such as whale watching, daily ferry rides to the island of Lanai, scuba diving, snorkeling, world-class fishing, yacht and submarine cruises, parasailing, or sun worshipping.

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Name of the Hotel: Best Western Pioneer Inn

Address:
658 Wharf Street, Lahaina, Maui, HI 96761


Number of Rooms: 34

Height in floors: 2

Hotel since: 1/1/1901

Date Building was built: 1/1/1901

First use of building:
Hotel


Historic Hotel (Historic Building, National Monument or similar): yes

Urban Hotel (located in a village or town): yes

Mountains Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Beachs Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Historic Place nearby (Unesco or National monument/site less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Hotel website (if available): [Web Link]

Hotel Rating: Not listed

Major Pilgrimage Place Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil. Consider any religion).: Not Listed

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