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The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls

3.5 of 5 Inn   |   100 Kulaniapia Drive, P.O. Box 646, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96721
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Ranked #9 of 18 Hilo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Minnesota
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed in the Pagoda House at The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls, Hilo Hawaii. When you rent the Pagoda House, you renting the entire one bedroom house. Very peaceful, it's your own private retreat. The bedroom is upstairs with an awesome view of the waterfalls right outside the window. The bed is high enough so we could... More

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PHILL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Inn was awesome. We stayed in the Hibiscus Rome 4 nights. We had a queen bed, bathroom and a screened in porch. It overlooked the 120 ft waterfall. It was beautiful. There is no air conditioner but a ceiling fan and the screen porch let you hear the fall all night. It was GREAT! It had coffee available at... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As we drove up the long driveway to the property we stopped to take numerous pictures, just getting there was gorgeous. Then you arrive! The grounds were beautifully manicured. The owner, our host Len greeted us with his two dogs. Our room was cozy, nice linens, no air conditioning but the ceiling fan is more than enough to cool you.... More

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California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an absolute treasure that a my boss referred to. I loved everything about it. I stayed in the hibiscus room, which had an enclosed porch that faced the waterfall. The sheets were incredibly soft and the room very comfortable. The landscaping and water fall were amazing. There is a great trail that leads you down to waterfall, where... More

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fabulous place. the best part having access to the falls with few other people there. they had some kayaks there. We were lucky enough to be there when the water was flowing just right so we could swim and paddle.

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Great Falls, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Inn is in the most beautiful and relaxing setting imaginable. You sleep to the sound of a gorgeous waterfall on the property, to a cacophony of tree frogs. The waterfall has a lovely swimming hole where you can swim and kayak (and note, safety first - the proprietor requires staff be present, to serve as a lifeguard.) The property... More

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Raleigh, NC
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful place tucked away from the town. We stayed in the Pagoda and really enjoyed the space and the surroundings. The grounds are truly beautiful. The Pagoda is right by the falls. We went to sleep listening to them. Just like your own soothing sound machine! Lenny the owner is very sweet and helpful. The other employes are... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to relax and refresh. It is a few miles out of town, but it is worth going the few next miles You will be happy you chose to stay there. There are waterfall and trails to enjoy.

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Midland, Michigan
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Imagine having a waterfall right on your property! We drove south on Hwy 19 to see the waterfalls, including Akaka Falls, before reaching Kulaniapia & decided we could have skipped the other waterfalls. In fact, we enjoyed the property so much we didn't bother visiting Rainbow Falls the next day. Instead, Laura, the manager, took us down to the waterfall... More

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Chesterfield, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The Inn is a beautiful 10 minute drive from the hustle and bustle of Hilo. There are three completely separate buildings nestled amongst the trees and foliage on the property so that you feel you are an estate. Each has several bedrooms with their own bath and all the advantages of being in a house that you have complete access... More

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Address: 100 Kulaniapia Drive, P.O. Box 646, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96721
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls 3.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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A charming Inn offering 10 rooms or a private guest house. Three waterfalls and a botanical garden. ... more   less 
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