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Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   71 Banyan Drive, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
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Ranked #4 of 8 hotels in Hilo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Cary, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great place to stay at Hilo. Be sure to book a view in front of the ocean and overlooking the Coconut island. It's just beautiful! The only thing I would like it to provide would be free in room wifi. We had to go down to the lobby to get free wifi. Other than that, the hotel is at... More

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Phila, PA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We picked the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel based on the reviews from Trip Advisor. It seemed that no Hilo Hotel got great reviews - they all seemed to be 3 star, so honestly we were not expecting much. I am happy to say that our 2 night stay was better than expected. The room was clean, beds were comfy and the... More

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Wildberg, Germany
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to stay close to the Volcano National Park, so we decided to stay in Hilo and found the Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel. The hotel is not the very newest one and the set-up is a bit dated, but we had a very good stay there. For me it's all about what you can expect for a certain prize... More

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When traveling, whether it be abroad or just here on the islands, I expect the accommodations to be as I would have it at home. Clean, updated, great location and comfortable. The Hilo Hawaiian is just that. I always find the staff to be friendly and always willing to make our stay a good experience. Castle Resorts, you got a... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Good: The best feature of the hotel for me was the stunning view over Coconut island. I loved having breakfast on our balcony each morning and watching Mauna Kea gradually disappear behind the clouds. It is not a luxury hotel but the room was spacious and clean, and the bed very comfortable. All the staff were very friendly and... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After surveying the Hilo area, I wasn't expecting much from this hotel, but I was pleasantly surprised. The staff was very nice and you can tell they must have recently done some renovations, because it was a great property. We were on our honeymoon, so we were lucky enough to get an ocean view room, which was great. The rooms... More

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melbourne, australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights and found the rooms spacious and newly refurbished. We looked out over the parkland/ocean area and our friends over the Golf Course area. The staff were cordial and Annette on the tour desk was very helpful. We had Sunday night buffet dinner which was very nice and also a breakfast and another dinner. All meals... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after fleeing billy's next door, we were told this is a good place to stay. we were treated great. we had no prior reservations but they accommodated us immediately. the hotel was clean, had no nasty odors. the rooms were big and clean and we decided to stay the whole week. it's located near a park and coconut island beach.... More

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Windermere, Florida
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32 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent one night here prior to a flight out of Hilo and found it to be a decent stay. Large hotel for the area with the typical open-air lobby. Booked on Tingo at a decent rate and had a room on the north side, which had a view of Hilo Bay and Coconut Island. Very good location for exploring Hilo... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A bit pricey but rooms were spacious and nicely decorated. Although we didn't spend a ton of time at the hotel, when we were there it was very comfortable. Our patio was large and had a small table and 2 chairs so you could sit and watch the planes and the clouds roll by. Will stay again upon our next... More

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Address: 71 Banyan Drive, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
Location: United States > Hawaii > Island of Hawaii > Hilo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel 3.5*
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Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
Castle Hilo Hawaiian Hotel Hawaii

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, Hilo's best full-service hotel, offers outstanding views of the ocean or quaint Hilo Town framed by the backdrop of Mauna Kea. Located on Hilo Bay, and approximately two miles from Hilo Airport, Hilo Hawaiian Hotel is the perfect headquarters for exploring the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Enjoy incredible views of Mauna Kea, Hilo Town, and beautiful and historic Coconut Island. ... more   less 
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