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Uncle Billy's Hilo Bay Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   87 Banyan Dr., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Kirkland, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is old and worn out. The staff were great but this place was less than good. It is time for Uncle Billy to open his purse and re-do this place for tear it down. .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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99 reviews 99 reviews
21 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, i just learned that this motel/ hotel is going out of business. It is not surprising. Hence, I dont think that this review would really matter. The only reason we ended in this place is because it was the only place we could get if I wanted to see the volcanos in Hawaii in so short notice.... More 

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San Diego, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wont stay there again I went to sleep and was awoken to see my spotter sitting next to my bed on the floor now he was killed by a IED while we were being transported to our sector we were to watch for terrorists planting road side bombs we spent a lot of time together while looking for insurgents... More 

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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

It's an older hotel, so don't expect everything new and updated. I really loved this hotel, and will go back there. The location is great, and even though it could use a few updates it is a great value!!! I love this place!!!

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Cranbrook, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

This hotel is very dated, and worn out. Our room had a 1" rust ring around the entire sink. Rust on the t- bar roof in the bathroom as well as black mould. There was traces of hair from previous guests left in different parts of the room. The tv took a couple of minutes of fuzzy lines before it... More 

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Bozeman, Montana, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Great service at front desk and good enough rooms. Nice pool for grandkids and ocean views. Stayed in better and worst,but always appreciate a professional manner eas xperienced here. Sounwds ofwaves. I would return here for again for budget family travel.

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Trenton, New Jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

..from your storm. Quiet, simple, friendly, inexpensive by all Hawaii standards. This place has a family-owned vibe. It will no be memorable for good reasons or for bad reasons but, you don't go to Hawaii to remember the hotels. If you need a clean, friendly, quiet place to rest, this is it, and it's good on the wallet.

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Mentor, Ohio
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78 reviews 78 reviews
40 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Booked a deluxe ocean view 2 queen room for 1 night. Our flight was delayed, arriving late. Received the key and opened the door, but none of the lights worked! All were unplugged! Had to use the flashlight app on my iphone to plug in all the lights. We decided to take showers and the bathroom was awful! Black grout... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015 via mobile

Hotel is older with older furnishings, etc but room was quiet & comfortable. Nice area near park & on water. Staff was friendly & breakfast (free) had lots of fresh fruit. It's budget accommodation that is quiet & clean.

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Auburn, Washington
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90 reviews 90 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

10 days here! Nice place but very average, right on the beach witch is so cool, had a 1room condo and was great location for being close to town, good place but not super nice like I like! I prefer a more high quality room, but that's just me

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Address: 87 Banyan Dr., Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Uncle Billy's Hilo Bay Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 144
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