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The Bay House

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42 Pukihae St., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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Ranked #5 of 18 Hilo B&B and Inns
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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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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
3 reviews 3 reviews
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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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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Gig Harbor, Washington
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Beautiful inside and view, perfect location, great hospitality, and delicious food! We came here for our honeymoon and we were blown away with how magical this place was. Private entrance, each room has its own bathroom and deck with a beautiful view. The place is decorated in a stylish Hawaii'n theme and makes you feel right at home. The host... More 

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Trier, Germany
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

A good B&B with a very nice host. Great view over Hilo Bay. Breakfast was ok: fruits, scrambled eggs, banana bread and toast. Private lanai, jacuzzi. The noisy frogs and birds at night don't really bother, in case there are earplugs in the rooms. Perhaps two little drawbacks: no AC and you can't get the room really dark. All in... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Fabulous stay. Host is very friendly but not intrusive. Bay House supplied gluten free bread, along with a lovely breakfast, and left a special gift of chocolates and wine for my husbands birthday, which was a nice touch. We stayed in the Palm Room which was spacious, and the lanai was private. The premises are well taken care of and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Bay House is a lovely B&B in Hilo with fantastic views over the bay. Perfect spot to base yourself for exploring eastern side of Island. Only 5min walk into downtown although doing so at night can be daunting as not really footpath and it is a busy road. We spent two nights in harbour room. Room had big king sized... 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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