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The Bay House

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42 Pukihae St., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Oakland, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Bay House is a beautiful and well-maintained bed & breakfast in Hilo. The property is centrally located and a short walk to downtown Hilo, yet at the same time, the property offers peace and quiet. Guests can watch the sunset and sunrise over Hilo Bay each day. A delicious breakfast is included in the deal. I stayed in the Bay... More 

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Thomasville, Georgia
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324 helpful votes 324 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After looking at this inn's website and booking the Palm Room, I have to say my husband and I were very disappointed by our stay here. Perhaps that letdown was inevitable after spending 5 nights at the Areca Palms in Captain Cook, south of Kailua-Kona. The innkeepers at that location were so helpful and fabulous, and the breakfasts so good,... More 

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Stony Brook
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based upon the less-than-stellar reviews of the hotels in Hilo, we decided to stay at a bed and breakfast in Hilo. We stayed in the Harbor room, which is the middle of the three rooms. The bed was great - extremely soft! I wish Tina (the host) would tell me who the matress manufacturer is. The room has a great... More 

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Feldafing, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the stay very at the Bay House very much. Tina was exceptionally friendly and even helped out with reading glasses, which I had forgotten. The room is tastefully furnished, the view over the bay from the private balcony is wonderful and everything is absolutely tidy. The way to downtown Hilo is short … and we had perfect weather... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I couldn't recommend this place enough!! After researching a lot of places in Hilo we decided to book the Bay House based on the location and great reviews and we were not disappointed. The B&B has three rooms and all are very comfortable with a Hawaiian charm. The view is amazing looking onto the bay with a covered balcony. The... More 

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Lebanon, Oregon
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

We expected a clean room and got one with charm, ambiance and a most comfortable bed with a lovely view of Hilo Bay. We never even knew such fruits existed as we have been served for breakfast. The outdoor hot tub is perfect for relaxing at the end of a day of sight seeing on the Big Island. The location... More 

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We spent 5 nights in the harbour room Bay House,what a treasure this proved to be we just loved it. Tina and tom were the perfect hosts, on hand to answer any queries but did not invade our space. We ate our delicious breakfast on the balcony every morning, the view to die for. Bay House is within easy walking... More 

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Darwin, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We had a wonderful stay at The Bay House in Hilo! The location was perfect, just outside of Downtown Hilo which meant we were close enough to walk into town and just far enough out for a quiet, relaxing stay listening to the waves lap against the shore. The hospitality of both Tina and Tom was outstanding. They went above... More 

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Orange, Texas
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Tina was a great hostess and will accommodate you any way she can. The Bay House is very close to Hilo town and very quiet. The noise of the frogs didn't bother me and loved sleeping with just the screens open at night. The lanai on each room are private and have great views of the bay and sunrise. Not... More 

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Very spacious, clean, beautiful views, and very private. Breakfast was served same time every morning and it was delicious. They accommodated my wife's diet restriction, and were extremely friendly but gave us our space to enjoy our vacation. Location is perfect, you feel like you are out in the country with no neighbors, very private. Tall trees surround the house,... More 

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Address: 42 Pukihae St., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Bay House Hotel Hilo
The Bay House Hilo, Hawaii

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