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Aaron's Cottage

54 Keokea Loop Road, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time on the Big Island and I'm used to staying in big hotels, so I wasn't quite sure what to expect with Aaron's Cottage. What a nice surprise it was - I really felt like I was visiting a Hawaiian home. As others have said it's only a short drive from Hilo airport so perfect if... More 

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Lake Elsinore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aaron cottage is a great place I stayed with my wife for 3 days and I never felt so welcome in any other hotel I ever stayed The room are cozy and really clean no traffic and surrounded by beautiful vegetation Penne is a wonderful host,the little kitchen was stocked with everything you may need to cook Every morning Penne... More 

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Hobart, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shabby, but clean, bed and breakfast located within 2 blocks of the ocean and very close to Hilo airport. Penne prepared a hearty, self-serve breakfast each morning. Fresh eggs from her chickens were available for visitors to prepare in a frying pan in the kitchen.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Penny was the most gracious host, she did a lot for us during our 2 week stay with her, everything was exactly as the website said. The Breakfasts was outstanding each morning. She would accommodate you in any way. The yard was beautiful with all kinds of fruit trees and flowers. I enjoyed her 3 dogs and loved feeding the... More 

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Bonn, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Cheap and convenient place close to the airport. You are not getting a five-star experience, but this is also not what you pay for. The room was spacious and clean and features basic amenities like free WIFI, air conditioning and a fridge. The staff was very friendly and helpful and even provided us with a basic dinner after we arrived... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights as part of a longer Hawaii trip. This rustic & local B&B was quite different to other Hawaii accommodation but very fitting with the Hilo atmosphere. The location was very convenient for the airport and the main highway to explore the east coast. (TIP: you really really do need to rent a car on big... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

My husband and I stayed one night here and wish that we had stayed longer! The room was clean and the communal kitchen had everything we needed to make our own dinner for the night. We actually woke up before dawn to walk over to the nearby Onekahakaha Beach Park (<10 minutes away) and for a great sunrise. Penne made... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We recently spent two nights here and wish it could have been more. This place is absolutely wonderful. We had an early arrival in Hilo and had called Penne the week before our stay to ask if we could drop off our bags before heading out for the day - of course! We showed up and felt immediately at home.... More 

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Kent, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Clean, comfortable, close to a wonderful beach, and quiet. Perfect so far! Then add in a wonderful hostess, a great breakfast, and proximity to town, restaurants, shopping. What more could you want? We only spent one night here, but my husband and I are planning to come back and spend a week... we love the Hilo side of the island.... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Inexpensive, clean, comfortable, great breakfast, close to great beaches and restaurants. What more could you want? We only spent one night, but wished we had planned to stay longer. The owner is very friendly and provides excellent recommendations for nearby restaraunts, sights, and activities. She was also very accommodating and allowed us to drop off luggage early so we had... More 

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