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Cell phone roaming charges for our Canadian guests

About half our guests are Canadian, so here’s something for you to consider when coming to Hawaii…

Did you hear about the dad with the $22,000 cell phone bill? CBC News reported about a Canadian man whose son managed to rack up that bill in roaming charges while recovering from a sunburn in Mexico. Ouch.

As you know, if you use your Canadian cell phone in the US (yes, including Hawaii), you will incur roaming charges. Here are 5 ways to avoid excessive roaming charges.

When you stay at one of our four condos in South Maui, you have free wireless internet, a phone with long-distance plan to Canada/US and an answering machine. I know, it’s not the same as having your cell phone with you, but it will save you on your cell phone bill!