Hawaiian Vanilla Company

Visit Our Farm


Come join us for a tour, a glass of lemonade, or a scoop of ice cream!

Gift Shop

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!

Farmers Market

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!

Farm Tour

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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!

Garden Tour

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.