Visit Our Farm
OUR GIFT SHOP, SWEET SHOP AND TOURS ARE OPEN!
Come join us for a tour, a glass of lemonade, or a scoop of ice cream!
Vanilla Experience Luncheon & Farm Tour
12:30 PM. Tuesday – Friday
- Table for 2 = $129.95
- Table for 4 = $259.95
- Table for 6 + 10% Gratuity = $429.95
- Table for 8 + 10% Gratuity $574.95
Our Vanilla Luncheon offers a welcome beverage of Vanilla Lemonade, Vanilla Ice Tea or a “Jimmy Boy” half Vanilla Lemonade, half Vanilla ice tea – Named after our owner Jim Reddekopp
An "amuse" of garam masala shrimp cooked in vanilla butter served on a crostini with our vanilla pineapple chutney.
DUE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING MANDATES CAPACITY OF OUR DINING ROOM HAS BEEN HALVED AND THIS TOUR IS NOW SOLD PER "TABLE" - YOU AND YOUR PARTY WILL HAVE YOUR OWN PRIVATE TABLE - YOUR SAFETY IS OUR #1 CONCERN!
A Vanilla Citrus Bourbon Chicken Sandwich topped with Vanilla Caramelized onions and served in a Vanilla Sweet Bread Bun with a Vanilla Mango Chutney Aioli.
Organic Salad topped with a Vanilla Raspberry Balsamic Dressing, Vanilla Honey Peppered Pecans & Feta Cheese, with a side of oven roasted potatoes with our signature Vanilla Southwest Rub.
Dessert to follow the Vanilla Presentation and Farm Tour is a scoop of Hawaiian Vanilla Bean Ice Cream.
– Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a light windbreaker or sweater. During the rainy season (Nov-Apr), bring a rain jacket or umbrella.
Gallery & Gift Shop Open Mondays through Fridays from 10am to 2pm.
Advance reservation required due to limited seating.
Still have questions? Give us a call at (808) 776-1771
Our Gift shop and Sweet Shop are open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10am to 2 pm. Enjoy a beautiful scenic drive to pick up your vanilla essentials!
We are pleased to announce that starting on July 18th, we will have a booth at the Kamuela Farmer's Market! We will be offering our world famous Bread Pudding, Hawaiian Vanilla Milkshakes and Ice Cream, as well as an assortment of other delicious items. Come enjoy a beautiful Waimea morning with us!
11 am, Mondays and Thursdays at our Pa'auilo Farm. Reservations required.
Price is $25 for Adults, $15 for Children ages 4-15, free for Children 3 and under!
An educational experience for all ages-- Includes a welcome beverage of Vanilla Lemonade, Vanilla Ice Tea, or Vanilla Jimmy Boy, dessert and tour of the farm tour.
Event is outdoors. Tour operates rain or shine (Our farm is located in a rainforest!) Please bring comfortable walking shoes, an umbrella or rain coat
Sweet Shop Menu
Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 10am-2pm
Our sweet shop menu regulars include our world famous Bread Pudding, delicious fudge Brownies, Hawaiian Vanilla Ice Cream, Milkshakes and a selection of drinks. Join us for some refreshment up here in beautiful Pa'auilo!
Free 15 minute guided walk through our garden, a brief overview of vanilla growing and cultivation, and a tutorial on how to make your own extract.
10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 1:30 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Walk is outside. Does not leave the Mill site.
From the Kohala Coast Resorts / Kona
Drive time from the Kohala Coast – 1 Hour, Kona 1 1/2 Hours
Drive northeast to Waimea taking Highway 19 east through town towards Honoka’a, noticing the mile markers on the side of the road. Turn right after mile marker 37 onto Pohakea Road. Climb three miles staying to your right . We are the bright yellow building on the left.
Directions From Hilo:
Drive time from Hilo – 45 Minutes:
Take Highway 19 North towards Honokaa noticing the mile markers on the side of the road. Just past mile marker #36, slow down and make a sharp left onto Pohakea Road.
Directions From Pohakea Road:
Follow Pohakea Road for about 3 miles, then bear right at the first junction. You are now on Paauilo Mauka Road. Travel through a small grove of trees, then cross over the bridge and drive past the Shell gas pump. The bright yellow Vanilla Mill is located another 100 yards further on your left.