We strive to provide loving and compassionate services for kūpuna that preserve dignity and independence in a comfortable, secure and supportive environment.


Founded more than 130 years ago, Lunalilo Home’s vision is to be a nurturing and vibrant kauhale for all kūpuna. In fulfillment of the trust of King William Charles Lunalilo, the sixth reigning monarch of Hawai’i, our mission is to perpetuate the legacy of King William Charles Lunalilo to honor, tend to, and protect the well-being of elders.


In all that we do, we emphasize the guiding principles of:Aloha — Love, Empathy, and Compassion
Mālama — Caring
Laulima — Collaboration and Teamwork
Hōʻihi — Respect and Dignity
Hoʻomanawanui — Patience
Lokomaikaʻi — Benevolence and Grace
Kūlia i Ka Pono — Striving for the Right
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History of Lunalilo Home

Lunalilo Home was established by the will of High Chief William Charles Lunalilo, whose trust was to build a home to accommodate the poor, destitute, and infirmed people of Hawaiian blood or extraction, with preference given to older people. Visit Campus & Facilities page

Campus & Facilities

Lunalilo Home is located on five expansive, landscaped acres and is situated on the western slopes of Koko Head in Hawaiʻi Kai. Learn More [about Lunalilo home's campus and facilities]

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The will and codicil of King Lunalilo charges the justices of the Supreme Court of Hawaiʻi to nominate and appoint three trustees to serve the William Charles Lunalilo Trust Estate. Le

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Meet our friendly and supportive staff. Learn More [about Lunalilo Home's staff]


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