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Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast

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111 Honolii Place, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
Hale Kai Hawaii Bed & Breakfast
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  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boca Raton, Florida, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got into Hawaii on Monday morning and when we got here there was a nice note on the door welcoming us and directing us to our accommodations. We stayed in the Pele Suite. The benefit to the suite is just that..it's a suite. It has a king size bed, generous closing space, a separate sitting room which is ocean... More 

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 4 nights in the Bamboo Room in this lovely bed and breakfast. The rooms all look right onto the water and we could see whales breaching from the room. There is a nice covered patio outside of each room with chairs so you can spend time relaxing and just enjoying the view. It is located on a small... More 

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msp
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66 reviews 66 reviews
29 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We found this place by chance. Very pleasant surprise. Nice hosts and great views. Breakfast was very good too. Unfortunately we only had one night to spend here. If we return to this part of the big island we would definitely stay here again.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My friend and I spent 3 nights Hale Kai HAWAII B&B. The rooms are attractive and comfortable, with a view of ocean and garden that can't be beat. The breakfast is served upstairs buffet style on a broad lanai with an even better view, including local surfers. And the food is delicious. I still think about Maria's homemade marmalade and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Stayed at Hale Kai some time back, don't expect modern rooms or fancy decorations but the location and great breakfasts are hard to beat. We stayed in the Bamboo room as it's the last one along the path so you do not have other guests walking past. At breakfast we could see whales out at sea. Would we stay again... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a night and really liked the location- right outside of Hilo, comfortable neighborhood, and on the water. Superb whale- watching right from the lanai outside our room! Very comfortable accommodations, immaculate though a bit dated. Great breakfast with super fresh local fruit and delicious pancakes. Hosts were really friendly and eager to offer... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Hale Kai is one of those B&Bs that feels more like a friend's home rather than a plain business. I stayed with my husband at the Heritage Room and we really enjoyed our time there. The room was very comfy and the views right outside our door were incredible! There's blue skies and ocean almost anywhere you look - this... More 

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Havant, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We had 8 nights here in the Pele suite. it was used as a base to see the sites in the area. Rick and Maria were the best of hosts, with Rick giving the best advice on snorkelling for my wife and places to eat and visit. Their breakfasts were amazing and served up stairs on their balcony at a... More 

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Napa Valley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We started our trip on the Big Island here and liked it so much, we ended our trip here, as well. The bed was the best we've experienced in years and to go to bed with the sliding door open and hear nothing but the sound of the surf could not be beat. The owners are friendly and accommodating and... More 

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Kelowna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My husband and I stayed in the Moana room for 2 nights a few weeks ago. The room was a nice size and the bed comfortable, ocean view superb. Do not expect a super modern slick room, but we felt it was clean and very pleasant. There are 2 chairs on the balcony... there is a divider between the rooms... More 

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